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Dinner Theater Production of 'Love Letters' In Buffalo

The Cowboy Carousel Center in Buffalo will host this weekend's dinner theater production of “Love Letters” which will be performed both Friday and Saturday evenings.

YMCA Must Wait Another Week For Funding

Johnson County Family YMCA

Johnson County's Commissioners decided to allow the Johnson County Family YMCA to use $100,000 in funds the commissioners set aside for use on their proposed expansion project, but the “Y” must wait another week on a decision by the library on whether or not they intend to join the YMCA's upcoming public survey.

Dog Park Public Meeting Draws Mixed Opinions

Everyone was encouraged to give their opinion on the proposed dog park.

The Vision Buffalo Commission (also known as the VBC) hosted a public informational and support meeting on a proposed new dog park for the City of Buffalo at City Hall Tuesday evening.

Planning For Car Club Tour To Kaycee Sunday

The Sheridan and Johnson County Model A and Pioneer Car Club will meet on Sunday, April 13th at the Country Kitchen in Sheridan.

Buffalo Council Approves Overtime Policy Change

Buffalo's City Council voted to allow a change in the city's overtime policy at the request of Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder, who brought the request before city leaders to improve coverage by his officers on duty, and to define the working hours and overtime by the staff in dispatch.

Commission Discusses Fire Hall Heating System

The Johnson County Commissioners, at their last meeting, discussed issues with the heating system at the old Kaycee Fire Hall, and eventually tabled further discussions to this week's meeting where they will discuss the matter further.

Kaycee Library Needs Repairs, Possible Replacement

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Kaycee's Library building is in need of repairs or possible replacement, and the Johnson County Commissioners will be looking at what to do with the structure after they approved an assessment on both the building and the soil where it now sits.

Buffalo Council Receives Projects Update

The Buffalo City Council was given an update on a number of city projects that are underway or will be shortly.

Commissioners Approve Special Prosecutor In Case

Johnson County's Commissioners approved a request from County Attorney Ken DeCock, on behalf of the state, to allow a special prosecuting attorney in an upcoming criminal case to be tried in Johnson County.

Kaycee Parents Concerned With Test Scores

Parents of Kaycee school kids came to the last Johnson County School Board meeting to voice their concerns with the latest PAWS scores from Kaycee School and the possible repercussions from the state for the low test scores.

Buffalo Council Approves Youth Baseball Requests

Buffalo Youth Baseball brought a number of requests before the Buffalo City Council at their meeting this week, asking them to approve moving the concessions trailer to Prosinski Field and keeping it there from April 26th through July.

Commissioners Question YMCA Funds' Purpose, Table Issue

Johnson County's Commissioners.

The Johnson County Commissioners discussed funds they set aside for the YMCA with Director Mike Quast at their meeting this week, questioning what exactly they had set the money aside for.

Johnson County School Board Approves Employment Requests

Johnson County School District One's Board of Trustees approves employment requests submitted to them at their regular meeting this week.

County Elected Officials Speak at Chamber Luncheon

Johnson County's Elected Officials: clerk of District Court, county attorney, county clerk, assessor and the sheriff, all gave reports on their offices and what the public can expect from them this year at a luncheon hosted by the Buffalo Chamber of Commerce.

Johnson County Accepts CMAQ Bid

The Johnson County Commissioners approved the bid from Oxford, Inc. for the product for the CMAQ, or Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Program.

Buffalo Council Gets Police Report For March

Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder gave his report for the month of March to the City Council at their meeting Tuesday night.

School District Chooses Superintendent

Photo courtesy Gerry Chase

Johnson County School District One has made an offer to one of the three finalists for the district's Superintendent position.

Buffalo Council Approves Rec Board Grant Applications

The Buffalo City Council approved the city's grant applications to the Johnson County Recreation Board, at their meeting Tuesday.

Johnson County Discusses 'Big 5' Access

Johnson County's Commissioners discussed access to public lands known as the “Big 5” area in Northern Johnson County.
The public lands are landlocked by private land and now there is a push on to get public access to the lands through a county-owned easement on the north end of the public lands.

Johnson County School District May Have New Superintendent

Johnson County School District One tentatively has a new Superintendent after the Board of Trustees made the decision to extend an offer to one of the candidates after a lengthy executive session at Monday night's meeting.