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Buffalo Farmers Market Canceled Due To Weather

Tonight's Buffalo Farmer's Market that was scheduled from 5 to 7pm in Crazy Woman Square has been canceled, according to organizer Jennifer Haskins with the Buffalo Downtown Association.

Lawyer Finds Sasol/Jo Co Agreement 'Problematic'

A lawyer hired by Sheridan Media to review the proposed agreement between Sasol Synfuels International and the Johnson County Commissioners for operating Lake DeSmet has concluded two of the main points are “problematic.”

School Board Gets Update On Student Enrollment

Johnson County School District One's Board of Trustees had their first meeting of the school year Monday night, and were updated on the numbers of students enrolled at the district's schools.

JCHC Board Approves Addition to Capital Budget

Johnson County Healthcare Center

The Board of Trustees for the Johnson County Healthcare Center has approved an additional capital expenditure on this year's budget, at the request of Hospital Administrator Sandy Ward.

ACT Postpones Buffalo Customer Appreciation BBQ

Advanced Communications Technology, or A.C.T., is postponing this week's annual free Customer Appreciation Barbecue in Buffalo.

They have tentatively re-scheduled the event for September 17th.

County Hires New Facilities Manager

Johnson County's Commissioners.

During their last meeting the Johnson County Commissioners were approving vouchers and paying bills when the discussion turned to the amount of money the county and City of Buffalo were paying for utilities at the new Criminal Justice/Judicial Center complex on West Fort Street.

City Crews Focusing On Streets

City of Buffalo work crews will be concentrating on chipping and sealing city streets now before winter sets in, according to Larry Joubert, sitting in for Public Works Director Les Hook at the city council's last meeting.

Library Hosting Book Sale This Week

Johnson County Library

The Johnson County Library will be having a book sale this week, featuring hardback books from many different authors and covering a vast genre of topics.

Commissioners OK Paperwork For Airport Land Swap

Johnson County's Commissioners have approved the chair to sign paperwork, easements, titles and deeds in preparation of performing a land swap of lands they own near the airport with landowners there that will allow the planned airport expansion and runway re-alignment.

Buffalo PD Gives Latest Report To Council

Buffalo Police Lt. Andy Tkach gave the report from the department to the city council during their last regular meeting, standing in for Chief Jason Carder.

Council Backs YMCA Non-Tobacco Policy On City Fields

Buffalo City Council

The Johnson County Family YMCA approached the Buffalo City Council at their meeting this week seeking to extend their non-tobacco policy to events they would host on city properties.

County Commission Drafts Letter Opposing EPA Regulations

Johnson County's Commissioners.

Johnson County's Commissioners discussed drafting a letter in support of proposed new legislation that will amend Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations in the Endangered Species Act they believe will adversely affect Wyoming water law as well as ranchers and other landowners in the state.

JCHC Board Gets Update on 2018 Building Project

The Johnson County Healthcare Center's Hospital Administrator, Sandy ward, gave an update on Phase 1 of the 2018 Building Project to the Board of Trustees at their most recent regular monthly meeting.

YMCA Pursuing Lease Of City-Owned Archery Building

The Johnson County Family YMCA is interested in leasing the city-owned indoor archery building to be able to offer more programs for its members.

County May 'Piggy-back' Onto WYDOT Project Near Story

Johnson County's Commissioners voted to sign a tentative agreement with the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) to “piggy-back” on an upcoming WYDOT project that will resurface much of Piney Creek Road and Story Road.

UPDATE: Missing Couple Home Safe

After five days of surviving in the Big Horn Mountains with no food, water or shelter, the missing couple from Sheridan is “doing extremely well,” according to Johnson County Sheriff Steve Kozisek.

Sheriff Seeking Information on Couple Missing In Big Horns

Johnson County Sheriff Steve Kozisek is asking for information from the public on a missing couple who are the subject of a search and rescue operation in the Cloud Peak Wilderness area of the Big Horn Mountains.

Johnson County Backs Off Big 5 Parking Area

Johnson County's Commissioners.

Johnson County's Commissioners have agreed to amend their position on access to the Big 5 State Land area and withdraw their request for help from the state on an easement for a parking area.

City Council Approves Liquor License For Social Club

Buffalo's City Council approved a limited retail liquor license for Arts Along the Big Horns d/b/a Carousel Social Club at their Tuesday meeting.

'Barbecuing Hamlet' Performances This Weekend In Buffalo

Creekside Performing Arts will present “Barbecuing Hamlet” this Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Buffalo High School Auditorium.