Aaron Palmer


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First Meeting To Address Liquor Law Changes Coming Monday

The City of Buffalo has scheduled two meetings to discuss with local liquor dealers and city and county government the changes made to Wyoming liquor laws that will take affect on July 1st and how city code will need be modified to adapt to those changes.

CRC Seeks Input For Community Needs Assessment

The Community Resource Center of Johnson County (CRC) is seeking input from county residents that will be compiled in a Community Needs Assessment to be used to acquire future grant funding through the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) program.

Buffalo Council To Discuss One-Percent Recommendations

The Johnson County One-Percent Committee gave their recommendations for funding of various entities to both the county commissioners and Buffalo City Council during this week's meetings, suggesting the city allocate nearly all of the $500,000 the council earmarked for that purpose.

County Approves, Accepts Reduced OJJDP Grant

Johnson County's Commissioners approved and accepted a grant through the US Department of Justice's Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) program for just under $14,000 which is significantly lower than it has been in recent years, according to County Attorney Tucker Ruby.

Buffalo Meetings To Address Liquor Law Changes

The City of Buffalo has scheduled two meetings in the coming weeks to discuss with local liquor dealers and city and county government the changes to made to Wyoming liquor laws that will take effect on July 1st and how city code will need be modified to adapt to those changes.

Commissioners Approve Changes To Personnel Policy

During their Tuesday meeting the Johnson County Commissioners approved a change to the recently revised personnel policy for county employees that will affect an employee's leave of absence.

1% Committee Recommends $669K In County Funding

The One-Percent Committee, during meetings with the Johnson County Commissioners and Buffalo City Council Tuesday, revealed their recommendations for funding of various entities for the government agencies to consider.

Buffalo Chamber Releases Schedule For 'Longmire Days'

The Buffalo Chamber of Commerce has released their tentative schedule of events for this year's “Longmire Days” celebration in Buffalo later this summer.

Commissioners Approve TANF Grant Application For $69K

Johnson County's Commissioners have approved a Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Grant application on behalf of three entities that provide various services to families in the county.

Buffalo Council OKs Resolution For Mill Levy

Buffalo's City Council, at their Tuesday meeting, voted to allow Mayor Mike Johnson and Clerk Julie Silbernagel to petition the county clerk to collect an 8-mill levy for the city for fiscal year 2018.

Lake DeSmet Board To Get Update On Sasol Sale

The Lake DeSmet Advisory Board will meet this Wednesday, and will get an update on the status of a possible sale of water rights in the lake by Sasol Synfuels and whether or not the state intends to pursue the purchase of those rights.

Work Begins To Finish Lobban Avenue Project

Construction on Buffalo's Lobban Avenue Project began on Monday for the spring/summer 2017 season, after a few months off for the winter.

Auditions For Creekside's Spring Play This Week

Buffalo's Creekside Performing Arts will be having auditions for all ages for their spring play entited “Night At The Wax Museum” this Thursday, Saturday and Sunday.

Updates Coming For County Subdivision Regulations

During their recent meeting, the Johnson County Commissioners questioned County Planner Jim Waller on the status of the pending revisions to the subdivision regulations.

Chamber Lunch To Discuss Identity Theft Prevention

The Buffalo Chamber of Commerce will be hosting their luncheon for the month of April this Wednesday in the Conference Center at the Bozeman Trail Steakhouse.

Traditional Scottish, Irish Music Tonight At Buffalo Library

Those who may enjoy a wee bit of traditional Scottish and Irish music will want to be at the Johnson County Library in Buffalo tonight.

Celebrate Easter This Weekend In Buffalo

This weekend there will be many opportunities to celebrate Easter in Buffalo, from church services to egg hunts for the kids.

More Weekend Happenings In Johnson County

It's Easter Weekend with related events going on, but in addition there are many other events happening in Johnson County this weekend.

New County Septic Regs Ready For Public Review, Adoption

Johnson County's new septic regulations have been compiled and updated and are ready fr public meetings for review and eventual adoption by the commissioners to be enacted.

Donating Usable Shoes Will Benefit Local Shelter

Now through the end of May, unused and unneeded shoes that still have some life left in them can be donated and benefit the St. Francis Animal Shelter in Buffalo.