Aaron Palmer

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Bluegrass Camp For Kids Kicks Off Big Horn Mountain Festival

This weekend, July 10th, 11th, and 12th is the 11th Annual Big Horn Mountain Festival in Buffalo, but the week will begin with the Bluegrass Camp For Kids, which will run from July 7th through the 10th and culminate in a performance at the festival.

WYDOT Discusses Fuel Taxes With County Commissioners

Representatives from the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) updated the Johnson County Commissioners at their last regular meeting, covering numerous subjects including fuel taxes, how they are collected and where the funds are distributed.

Latest Information On Cowboy Tough Race

Angela Fox, Buffalo Chamber of Commerce.

Rev 3 Adventures will present the Cameco Cowboy Tough Adventure Race later this month that will begin in Buffalo and finish in Casper.

Buffalo Council Updated On Rev 3 Cowboy Tough Race

Rev 3 Adventures will present the Rev 3 Cameco Cowboy Tough Adventure Race this later this month that will begin in Buffalo and end in Casper.

'Light Up The Lake' at Lake Desmet Tonight

Photo by Aaron Palmer.

The Lake Stop at Lake DeSmet will be having their annual “Light Up The Lake” event again tonight to celebrate the Fourth of July.

“Light Up The Lake” is a lighted parade of boats decorated for the holiday that takes place on the lake at dusk, followed by a fireworks display at dark.

WYDOT Discusses Revenue, Allocations In Report

In a report to the Johnson County Commissioners during their last regular meeting, Mark Gillett, Engineer for the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT)'s District Four, discussed where WYDOT's anticipated revenue comes from, and where their funds are allocated.

Briefs From Buffalo City Council Meeting

Many smaller items were addressed at the last Buffalo city Council meeting, from parking lot agreements to catering permits.

'Light Up The Lake' at Lake Desmet July 4

The Lake Stop at Lake DeSmet will be having their annual “Light Up The Lake” event again this July 4th.

“Light Up The Lake” is a lighted parade of boats decorated for the holiday that takes place on the lake

WYDOT Discusses Local Transportation Funding In Report

Mark Gillett, Engineer for the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT)'s District Four, gave a report to the Johnson County Commissioners during their last regular meeting.

Concerns Brought To Council On Unregulated Tattoo Parlors

At their last regular meeting, the Buffalo City Council was addressed by a second-year medical student interning locally this summer who brought concerns over tattoo parlors that have recently opened in the city.

G&F Stocks 'Catchable Trout' In Clear Creek

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department, on Wednesday, stocked over 400 “catchable trout” in Buffalo's Clear Creek.

The trout were transported over the Bighorn Mountains that morning by Greg Lehr, Fish Culturist at the Tillett Fish Rearing Station near Lovell, where the trout came from.

Governor Requests Disaster Declaration, Johnson County Awaits President's Decision

Last week, Wyoming Governor Matt Mead requested a presidential disaster declaration for Johnson and Niobrara Counties, which would qualify individuals and small businesses for federal assistance to help fund cleanup from the flooding that occurred in May and early June in those counties.

More On WYDOT's Annual Report To Johnson County

Mark Gillett, Engineer for the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT)'s District Four, gave a report to the Johnson County Commissioners during their last regular meeting.

Police Chief Thanks Emergency Responders For Work During Flood

Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder, during his report to the city council at their last regular meeting, spoke highly of his staff, city crews and other emergency responders for their efforts during the flash flood event that happened the evening of Wednesday, June 3rd.

Building Inspector's Report To Council

City of Buffalo Building Inspector Toby Rhoades gave his report to the Buffalo City Council at their last meeting, discussing vouchers for the city-wide cleanup, the recent flag ceremony at City hall, and grass issues within the city.

Reserve Spots Now For Gatchell's Cemetery Tours

The annual Echoes of the Past Cemetery Tours, presented by the Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum in Buffalo, will be happening again this year, August 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th and again the 12th, 13th, 14th and 15th in Buffalo's Willow Grove Cemetery.

WYDOT Gives Annual Report Johnson County Commissioners

Representatives from the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) updated the Johnson County Commissioners, covering subjects from anticipated revenue to current and future projects.

Planner's Report To Buffalo Council

Buffalo City Planning Director Lynn Barrett, in her report to the city council at their last regular meeting, said the estimate for a city storm water model with be ready for the council to inspect at their next meeting July 7th.

-Tax Corrections, Oil And Gas Estimates

At their last regular meeting, Johnson County's Commissioners approved tax corrections presented by Assessor Cindy Barlow and also got an update from her on the latest estimates for oil and gas revenues for the county during the next fiscal year.

Buffalo Council Waives Permit Fee For Golf Course

Buffalo's City Council voted to waive the fee for a building permit for the municipal golf course, as requested by golf course board member Kevin Bettinger.