Procedure Denies Gun Show Request
January 12, 2022
The Cheyenne County Commissioners voted against a request to have a firearms show at the Cheyenne County Fairgrounds.
The vote was based on procedure, not a lack of support for firearms.
Skip Fricke of High Plains Shooter Supply submitted a request for use of the Cheyenne County Fairgrounds building for the weekend of January 15-16.
Sheriff Adam Frerichs was present for the telephone discussion with Fricke.
Fricke said the event is a gun show with vendors. He said he would at the facility overnight, and a “guard dog” would be in the event center. He estimated there would be $1 million...