Aaron Palmer

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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.

Social Club Liquor License On Council's Agenda

Buffalo City Council

A public hearing and discussion by council concerning a social club liquor license application are on the agenda for the Buffalo City Council at their meeting this afternoon.

Tie Hack Dam Inspection Coming This Month

Buffalo City Works Director Les Hook reported to the City Council at a recent meeting that an inspection of Tie Hack Dam has been tentatively scheduled for September 9th, 10th, and 11th.

Land Swap, Big Five Discussion On Commissioner's Agenda

Johnson County's Commissioners.

The Johnson County Commissioners will get back to work this morning when they have their first commissioner's meeting of September.

Council Approves Purchase Of Patrol Vehicle

Earlier this month, the Buffalo City Council reviewed the bids and heard the recommendation to purchase a new patrol vehicle by Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder.

Not Camping This Weekend? Here Are Some Things To Do

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Labor Day Weekend is the “traditional” ending to the summer season, and many will be heading to the mountains, lakes, and other areas to camp one last time before hunting season kicks into high gear.

JCHC Does 'Very Well' On Strict OSHA Inspection

Johnson County Healthcare Center

The Johnson County Healthcare Center's Board of Trustees had their monthly meeting Wednesday night, and they heard reports from staff and administration on numbers of patients, residents in the care center and those in home health and hospice care, and the results from a surprise inspection.

Pig Wrestling Fundraiser Friday in Buffalo

The 8th Annual Johnson County Co-Ed Pig Wrestling Championships will be happening this Friday night at the fairgrounds in Buffalo.

The annual event is a fundraiser to benefit Summit Gymnastics.

Commissioners Discuss Proposed Bull Creek Reservoir

Johnson County's Commissioners.

Johnson County's Commissioners discussed the proposed Bull Creek Reservoir at their last meeting. The proposed reservoir was the topic of a Wyoming Water Development Commission (WWDC) meeting in Buffalo August 14th, which the commissioners were unable to attend.

City Works Gives Report, Will Look Into Problems

Buffalo City Works Director Les Hook gave a written report to the city council at their last meeting, and listened as councilmen Dave Long and Russ Humphrey relayed some complaints from citizens to him.

Commissioners Get Good News From Airport Board

Johnson County's Commissioners heard an impromptu report from Airport Board Chairman Gerald Fink, who was in attendance at their last meeting.

Wyo Liquor Division Meeting Scheduled In Buffalo

The Wyoming Liquor Division will be hosting a public question and answer session during a meeting today to discuss laws and regulations concerning alcohol.

Council Accepts Grants For Alcohol/Tobacco Checks

Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder came before the City Council at their last meeting, requesting them to accept the two grants that will help pay for upcoming alcohol and tobacco compliance checks.

City Planner Discusses Development, Projects With Council

Buffalo City Council

Buffalo Planning Director Lynn Barrett, during her report to the council, told them she had been approached by a group looking to develop 190 acres of property north of the Greenleaf Subdivision and between the two Interstate Highways.

Commissioners Discuss, Act On Contracts

Two separate contracts were discussed and one acted on at the last Johnson County Commissioner's meeting.