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Johnson County Commissioner Hicks Joins CAST Team

Jim Hicks

At their last regular meeting, Johnson County's Commissioners were given a report on the latest concerning the Critical Air Service Team (CAST) which has been working to bring passenger air service back to the Sheridan Airport.

Powder River Brew Fest Raises $1,000 For Scholarship

The Powder River Brew Fest, which happened this past Saturday in Kaycee, raised over $1,000 for the Dylan Crossland Memorial Scholarship Fund, and was an “amazing, end of summer social get-together,” according to Amanda Taylor, co-owner of the Invasion Bar in Kaycee.

Administration: New Nursing Home Move In March 1st, 2016

JCHC's new nursing home under construction.

At their last regular meeting, the Johnson County Healthcare Center's Board of Trustees were updated on the 2018 Capital Construction project, which will replace the aging Amie Holt Care Center with a new adult care facility.

Powder River Brew Fest Today In Kaycee

The Annual Powder River Brew Fest will be happening today in Kaycee, where beer drinkers, brewers and beer aficionados will enjoy a day dedicated to one of their favorite subjects.

Chamber Director: New Employee, CAST, Coal Initiative

Angela Fox, Buffalo Chamber of Commerce.

Buffalo's Chamber of Commerce Director Angela Fox spoke to the city council concerning the upcoming Oktoberfest celebration, but spoke on a number of issues before getting started with her requests.

Council Tables Decision On Retail Liquor License

The Buffalo City Council, during their last regular meeting, chose to table a decision on a Retail Liquor License application from Don Seals, d/b/a Ray's Liquor.

Grant Funds Used For Improvements At Youth Camp

Johnson County's Commissioners will use Recreation Board grant funds for improvements to the county youth camp in the Bighorn Mountains west of Buffalo.

City Attorney On Water Pipeline Project, Itinerant Vendors

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During the last city council meeting, Buffalo City Attorney Ben Kirven began his report by thanking the mayor for the city employee picnic, which was held earlier in August.

County Commission Amends Budget

Johnson County's Commissioners held a public hearing during their last meeting to amend their current budget to add three grants to the general budget and amend a number of other budget lines.

Powder River Brew Fest This Saturday In Kaycee

The Annual Powder River Brew Fest will be happening this Saturday in Kaycee, where beer drinkers, brewers and beer aficionados will enjoy a day dedicated to one of their favorite subjects.

City 'On Board' To Help With Irrigation Project

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The Buffalo City Council gave their verbal support to the county concerning an irrigation project and enclosing of a ditch running from the Northridge Subdivision in Buffalo east to the fairgrounds.

County Approves Resolution To Apply For CMAQ Funds

Johnson County's Commissioners, at their last regular meeting, were approached by County Road and Bridge Supervisor Scott Pehringer for approval to apply for CMAQ (Congestion Mitigation Air Quality) grant funds for 2017.

Johnson County's First Day Of School 'Went Well'

JCSD1 Superintendent Gerry Chase

Monday was the first day of school for Johnson County School District One, and the day “went well,” according to Superintendent Gerry Chase.

Council Approves Requests From Chamber For Oktoberfest

Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Director Angela Fox made a number of requests from the city council on behalf of the Chamber's upcoming 6th Annual Oktoberfest celebration.

Commission Approves Upgrade For Fairgrounds Office Building

Johnson County's Commissioners have approved a heat pump to upgrade the HVAC system at the new fairgrounds' office building.

Commissioners To Review Employee Health Insurance

Johnson County's Commissioners will be having a work session this morning concerning employee health insurance and possible options the county and employees may have in the coming years.

First Day Of School Today In Johnson County

Summer vacation is now officially over as students in Johnson County will start their 2015-16 school year when they head back to school today.

County Accepts Bid For Courthouse Brick Work

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At their last regular meeting, Johnson County's Commissioners were given a bid from Hydro-Tech, Inc. for brick restoration work on the outside walls of the historic courthouse building.

Building Inspector Issues Over 40 Permits In Recent Weeks

Buffalo's Building Inspector Toby Rhoades, in his report to the city council, said he has issued 44 building permits during the last 38 days, including two permits for new homes.

School Starts Monday In Johnson County

Students are enjoying their last weekend of the summer vacation in Johnson County, as they will begin school on Monday to begin their 2015-16 school year.