Johnson County

In a quick meeting Monday night, the Johnson County School District One board of Trustees approved a number of items while working through a short agenda with few administrative reports.

Johnson County Prosecuting Attorney Ken DeCock reported in his latest monthly release that the last six weeks have seen a dramatic increase in felony charges being filed by his office.

Last Sunday, Johnson County and Natrona County Sheriff's deputies, with the help of the Wyoming Highway Patrol, arrested a suspect wanted in connection with a homicide in Campbell County.

The intersection of Fort and Main Streets was temporarily closed Monday morning as citizens from Buffalo, led by the American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) and delegates from Boys and Girls State celebrated all veterans past and present during ceremonies at the Veteran's Memorial Wall.

Buffalo City Works Director Les Hook reported to the council at their last meeting that two city projects are currently under review by the State Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ).

At their Tuesday meeting the Buffalo City Council approved a request from Police Chief Jason Carder to allow Officer Kyle Johnson to attend Immediate Action Teams (IAT) Training in South Carolina. The cost of travel, ammunition and the course is roughly $2,700 and will be covered by a Homeland Security Grant.

Today is Veteran’s Day and like many towns throughout the country, Buffalo will have their own services to honor veterans of all wars.
The parade of veterans will assemble at the corner of Fort Street and Adams Avenue at 10:45 and will then march to the Veteran’s Wall at Fort and Main Streets. The ceremonies will begin there at 11 o’clock.

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