Johnson County

The Johnson County Healthcare Center's 2018 Capital Building Project, which has been substantially on hold during the recent cold weather, is expected to begin again soon with the warmer conditions.

Johnson County School District One Superintendent Gerry Chase informed Sheridan Media today that he received a phone call from OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) concerning mercury found in the gym floor at Meadowlark Elementary School in Buffalo.

In regard to the possibly dangerous mercury that was announced earlier this week in the gym floor of an elementary school in Buffalo, a representative from OSHA now says it may not post a hazard.

A study ranks Johnson County as one of the top five healthiest in the state, and names Teton the healthiest in Wyoming and Fremont County the least healthiest. Sheridan County came in as the 13th healthiest.

There's a change of venue this year, and some other smaller changes, but the Buffalo Chamber of Commerce's Small Business Expo will be happening this Friday and Saturday.

Johnson County Coroner Dave Harness spoke at last week's Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Luncheon, about his office and recent happenings in the county relating to his office.

A boundary adjustment between two private landowners in the county came before the Johnson County Commissioners at their last meeting, as recommended by the Planning Commission and County Planner Rob Yingling.

The Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission has been considering a proposal to increase the minimum distance between wells and homes and now the time is nearing where a decision on the issue will be finalized.

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