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Buffalo Council Approves Change Order On Lobban Project

Buffalo's City Council approved a request for a change order for the Lobban Avenue Project, to take advantage of the street being torn up in that area.

Buffalo Council Tables Second Reading Of Sign Ordinance

Buffalo's City Council voted to table Ordinance No. 1383, better known as the Sign Ordinance, on its second reading.

County Accepts Rewritten Employee Handbook

Johnson County's Commissioners reviewed and then approved the rewritten Employee Handbook during their regular meeting Tuesday.

Michael Martin Murphey Plays Buffalo's Occidental Saturday

This Saturday at the Occidental Hotel in Buffalo, singer/songwriter Michael Martin Murphey will perform music from his latest release, “High Stakes: Cowboy Songs VII.”

Johnson Waives Initial Appearance, Arraignment To Be Scheduled

Michael Johnson, a former employee at a Buffalo newspaper, was scheduled to make his initial appearance in Johnson County Circuit Court Monday on multiple counts of sexual abuse, drug and child pornography charges, but waived his initial appearance and will now wait for scheduling for his arraignment in District Court.

Indian Relay Race In Buffalo This Weekend

Buffalo will host the 2016 season-opening event for the Professional Indian Horse Racing Association (PIHRA) this weekend, June 11th and 12th at the Johnson County Fairgrounds.

Airport Board's Report To County Commissioners

Randy Dyess, Vice-Chairmen of the Johnson County Airport Board, came before the county commissioners at their last meeting to answer questions from them and to update them on the latest happenings and issues at the airport and the latest on the Airport Master Plan.

Johnson To Make Appearance On Multiple Charges Today

* UPDATE:
Michael Johnson was scheduled to make his initial appearance in Johnson County Circuit Court Monday on multiple counts of sexual abuse, drug and child pornography charges, but waived his initial appearance and will now wait for scheduling for his arraignment in District Court.
Sheridan Media will continue following this story and update it as information becomes available.

County Approves Draw From OJJDP Grant

Johnson County's Commissioners approved a request by Volunteers of America (VOA) for their quarterly draw of funds from their annual grant through the US Department of Justice's Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) program in the amount of just over $8,000.

Boundary Line Adjustment Approved By Commissioners

A boundary line adjustment between three separate parcels of land was approved by the Johnson County Commissioners, after it was brought before them by County Planner Jim Waller.

Wild Bunch Luau Tonight In Buffalo

The Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Wild Bunch Wyoming Luau will be happening tonight at the a new venue, the Cowboy Carousel Center in Buffalo.

Issues Force Delay In New Nursing Home Move-In

The new Amie Holt Care Center, a 44-bed adult care facility recently completed at the Johnson County Healthcare Center in Buffalo, has had their move-in date and opening pushed back to at least the end of June, due to a number of last-minute problems.

Pending Votes, SCJC Has Funding To Stay Put

Funding looks to be in place that will keep Sheridan College in Johnson County (SCJC) in its current location at the Bomber Mountain Civic Center, after a meeting with college, city and county officials on Wednesday.

Council Updated On Planning Matters

Buffalo City Planning Director Lynn Barrett gave her report to the city council at a recent meeting, touching on an annexation, variance requests, and grants her office is assisting with.

Buffalo Council Approves Longmire Days Requests

Buffalo's City Council approved a number of requests from the Chamber of Commerce for the upcoming Longmire Days celebration later this summer.

Commissioners Approve Requests From Public Health Office

Johnson County's Commissioners have approved requests from the County Public Health Nurse Trish Thompson, made during their last regular meeting in May.

Wild Bunch Luau This Saturday In Buffalo

The annual Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Wild Bunch Luau will be happening this Saturday at the Cowboy Carousel Center in Buffalo.

Buffalo Lions Club Announces Fishing Derby Winners

The 33rd Annual Buffalo Lions Club Lake DeSmet Fishing Derby, which wrapped up on Memorial Day Monday, was a success again this year, according to Lions Club President Adam Teeten, who said everyone participating seemed to have fun with no major problems reported during the derby.

New Charges Filed Against Former Newspaper Reporter

New charges have been filed against Michael Johnson, a former employee of a Buffalo newspaper, stemming from an investigation that uncovered new evidence against him which resulted in the filing of additional charges and the scheduling of a preliminary hearing next week.

City, County, State Hopefuls Meet Filing Deadline For Election

Those wanting to serve on Buffalo's City Council or the Johnson County Commission had until 5pm Friday, May 27th to file their paperwork declaring themselves in the running for the primary election in August.