Aaron Palmer

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Antique Fair Comes To Buffalo This Weekend

A three-day antique fair will be happening this weekend at the Johnson County Fairgrounds in Buffalo.

It will begin Friday evening from 5:30 to 7:30, continue Saturday from 10am to 5pm and wrap up Sunday from 10am to 2pm.

County Help Sought For Kitchen Remodel

David Simonsen

Dave Simonsen, Director of the Kaycee/Buffalo/Johnson County Economic Development Joint Powers Board (KBJ/JPB), approached the Johnson County Commissioners for help in funding a needed remodel to the kitchen at the old Clear Creek School Building.

City Approves Request For BHS Homecoming Parade

Buffalo High School

Buffalo High School Student Council President Matt Scarlett brought a request before the city council at their Tuesday meeting to allow the school to have a Homecoming Parade on Main Street later this month.

Council OKs Lease Of Archery Building With Stipulations

Buffalo's City Council approved a lease agreement with the Johnson County Family YMCA for them to use the city-owned archery building near the outdoor pool, contingent upon the YMCA helping to find new homes for the current users of that building.

Council Approves Water Line For County Residents

The Buffalo City Council approved county residents to install a “distribution” line on a city-owned “transmission” line near the county fairgrounds.

Rescheduled Customer Appreciation Barbecue Today

The Advanced Communications Technology (ACT) customer appreciation barbecue scheduled for Buffalo was postponed due to the cold and snowy weather experienced last week.

Johnson County Responds To Opinion On Sasol Agreement

Johnson County's Commissioners and Deputy County Attorney Barry Crago have reviewed an opinion letter from a Cheyenne attorney addressing his concerns on the proposed Sasol/Johnson County agreement concerning Lake DeSmet.

Lifting of Fire Ban On Agenda For Commissioners

Johnson County's Commissioners.

Johnson County's Commissioners are expected to lift the fire ban in the county at their regular meeting today.
The fire ban was implemented earlier this summer due to dry conditions to help curb the possibility of fires on county lands.

Parade Approval Sought By BHS Student Council

At Tuesday's Buffalo City Council meeting the Buffalo High School Student Council is expected to formally request approval from the council for a homecoming parade.

Final Buffalo Farmer's Market Wednesday

The final Buffalo Farmer's Market of the season will be this Wednesday, September 17th at Crazy Woman Square.

Football Field at BHS Renamed To Honor Coach Moon

Friday night at halftime of the Bison football game with the Powell Panthers, a ceremony was held at the 50-yard line to rename the field as “Mike Moon Field” to honor the longtime head football coach at Buffalo High School.

Longtime School District Business Manager Resigns

At their last meeting the Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees approved employment recommendations and accepted resignations including one from District Business Manager Matt Ramey.

Hospital Board Approves Staff Appointments

Johnson County healthcare Center's Board of Trustees recently reviewed the requests for appointment and re-appointment of staff from hospital administration.

Blood Drive Monday In Buffalo

United Blood Services is still experiencing shortages of all blood types except AB types, and they are continuing to appeal to the public to help by donating blood to help alleviate the shortages.

WYDOT Discussing Options For Dead Horse Creek Flooding

The Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) was expected to have a meeting between the Buffalo and Cheyenne offices to discuss options for improving the Dead Horse Creek area along Interstate 90 in eastern Johnson County.

Arbitration In Sasol Agreement An Issue With Attorney

This week we have been focusing on Attorney Bruce T. Moats' interpretation and subsequent problem with two aspects of the proposed Lake DeSmet Operating Agreement between Sasol Synfuels International and the Johnson County Commissioners.

Buffalo Technology Park, Business Park Grants Approved

Buffalo City Council

City of Buffalo Planning Director Lynn Barrett reported to the city council that grants applied for for feasibility studies on a proposed Eastern Corridor Technology Park and a proposed business park were approved.

Citizens Seeking Water From NW Pipeline

Buffalo City Council

Some county Residents near the NW Pipeline Project in North Buffalo are wanting to tie in to a city-owned water line for water service to their properties, and came before the city council at their last meeting to make the request to them.

Former BHS Coach To Be Honored At Opening Home Game

Former Buffalo High School Head Football Coach Mike Moon will be recognized at this week's home football game, when the field at the high school will be named in his honor.

Attorney's Issue With 'Perpetuity' In Sasol/Jo Co Agreement

As we reported yesterday, Attorney Bruce T. Moats of Cheyenne has been retained by Sheridan Media to review the proposed agreement between Sasol Synfuels International and the Johnson County Commissioners for operating Lake DeSmet.
He found two points in the agreement as “problematic.”