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Cow, Sheriff's Vehicle Involved In 'Altercation'

The Johnson County Sheriff's Office was authorized to sell one of its vehicles to Mister R's Auto Salvage of Buffalo after the vehicle was heavily damaged in a crash with a cow.

NWCCD Board Has Meeting, Roundtable in Buffalo

The Northern Wyoming Community College District held their November board meeting in Buffalo last Thursday evening, and hosted a community roundtable dinner and discussion afterward.

BHS Theater Performs 'Tom Sawyer' To Full Houses

The Buffalo High School Theater Company gave two performances this past weekend of their interpretation of the classic story “Tom Sawyer,” as adapted from the book by Mark Twain.

Cow, Sheriff's Vehicle Involved In 'Altercation,' Both Lose

Johnson County Commissioner Bill Novotny

The Johnson County Sheriff's Office was authorized to sell one of its vehicles to Mister R's Auto Salvage of Buffalo after the vehicle was heavily damaged in a crash with a cow.

Annual Buffalo Chamber Button Strut Today

Angela Fox, Buffalo Chamber of Commerce.

Buffalo's third annual Button Strut will be happening today, a chance for shoppers to find treasures locally while saving money and giving themselves a chance to win some great gifts for themselves.

Buffalo High School Presents 'Tom Sawyer' This Weekend

Buffalo High School

The Buffalo High School Theater Company will present Mark Twain's “The Adventures Of Tom Sawyer” both Friday and Saturday nights at the BHS Auditorium.

Business Owner Has Suggestion For Buffalo's Parking Woes

Downtown Buffalo business owner Laura DeMatteis has a suggestion for the city council as to how to find a solution for the parking problems downtown.

Johnson County Implements Indefinite Hiring Freeze

Johnson County's Commissioners.

Johnson County's Commissioners have implemented a hiring freeze for all county departments effective until further notice, with the exception of the county detention center.

County Issues Letter For DEQ Permitting Of Gravel Pit

A permit for a gravel pit near Kaycee is closer to being approved by the State Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) after Johnson County's Commissioners approved sending a letter to them stating there are no county zoning regulations against the proposed pit.

Two Nights Of Dinner Theater In Buffalo This Weekend

Three one-act plays will be presented during two nights of dinner theater both Friday and Saturday evening, November 20th and 21st at the Cowboy Carousel Center in Buffalo.

Critical Air Service Team Speaks At Buffalo Chamber Lunch

Members of the Critical Air Service Team, or CAST, Dave Searle, John Stopka, Jay Stender, Bruce Garber and Angela Fox, were the featured speakers at this month's Buffalo Chamber of Commerce luncheon.

Poet Laureate Scheduled For 'Day For Poetry' In Buffalo

Wyoming's Poet Laureate, Rose Hill of Sheridan, will be the featured guest for a “Day For Poetry” today in Buffalo, beginning with writing seminars at Buffalo High School and ending with a reception and poetry reading tonight at the Occidental Hotel downtown.

Buffalo Council To Apply For Fire Mitigation Study Grant

Buffalo's water may be safer from wildfires and subsequent damage in the future after the city council approved a grant application to study fire mitigation in the watershed drainages that feed Tie Hack Reservoir, the city's source for municipal drinking water in the Bighorn Mountains above the city.

Johnson County OKs Signing OJJDP Grant Agreement

Johnson County has been awarded an OJJDP (or Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention) Grant for nearly $35,000 and the commissioners approved chairman Jim Hicks to sign the award agreement document at their Tuesday meeting.

Commissioners Approve Extension Office Holiday Closure

The Johnson County Cooperative Extension Office will be closed over the Christmas/New Year Holiday, after the county commissioners approved a request to allow the closure.

Public Input Meeting For Sign Ordinance Set For January

Buffalo will have another public input meeting on the proposed changes to the sign ordinance coming up in January, according to City Planning Director Lynn Barrett.

County's VOA Programs Busy Through Summer

Volunteers of America, who provides juvenile detention, probation and diversion services for Johnson County, gave their quarterly update to the county commissioners recently, saying they have been busy through the summer months.

County OKs Bomber Mountain Budget Funds For Projects

Dave Simonsen

Johnson County's Commissioners have approved a request from Kaycee/Buffalo/Johnson County Economic Development Joint Powers Board (KBJ Joint Powers Board) Director Dave Simonsen to allow the remaining budget funds from the previous fiscal year to be used for a two projects for the Bomber Mountain Civic Center facility.

City To Allow Pacificorp Departments To Share Information

As part of the ongoing agreement negotiations between the City of Buffalo and Pacificorp over electricity the city will generate and sell back to the company, the city council has signed an agreement that will allow different departments within Pacificorp to share information about the city with each other.

City Signs Agreement With Pacificorp

Buffalo's City Council has approved and accepted an agreement with Pacificorp to sell the small amount of electricity generated by the city's hydro-electric pant back to the company.