Buffalo

Tonight is the big night of candy harvest for costumed youngsters. One can only assume that means tomorrow, kids in the town will have stockpiled a respectable mass of sugar-filled treats.

Halloween is fun, but it is a holiday that often warrants extra safety precautions.

At their last meeting, the Johnson County Board of Health heard reports from Dr. Mark Schueler with the Johnson County Healthcare Center on flu in the state, the recent national meningitis outbreak and how it pertains to Wyoming, and a staff member at the JCHC interested in the Board of Health.

Buffalo's annual Monster March will be happening this afternoon beginning at 4pm.

Kids can line up in costume at the Jim Gatchell Museum, and at 4pm march from the courthouse south on Main Street to Angus and back up Main to the Chamber, collecting their bounty along the way.

The Lake DeSmet Counties Coalition Joint Powers Board, at their meeting Tuesday afternoon, discussed the two proposals brought forth by the work group to try to resolve water rights and other issues at Lake DeSmet.

A group of ranchers with irrigation interests revolving around outflow of Lake DeSmet area submitted a petition to the Sheridan County commissioners for their considerations in negotiating the reallocation of Lake DeSmet water rights.

Johnson County's Commissioners held a public meeting Tuesday morning to present options to and then gather input from the public on the water rights issues at Lake DeSmet.

Sheridan County's commissioners agreed this morning that it might be healthier to step away from its troubled partnership with Johnson County concerning a potential lease to the Game and Fish Department for water rights.

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