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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.

Buffalo's Memorial Day Observances Feature State Treasurer

The Memorial Day observances in Buffalo were highlighted by an address given by Wyoming State Treasurer Mark Gordon of Buffalo, who returned home for the weekend to help remember those that have died serving in the armed forces of the United States.

A Weekend Of Fishing Fun Closes At Lake DeSmet

The 33rd Annual Buffalo Lions Club Lake DeSmet Fishing Derby came to a close Monday after what appears to be another fun and successful run, at least according to Buffalo Lions Club President Adam Teeten, who spoke to Sheridan Media Monday afternoon as the derby was starting to wind down.

County Signs MOU's, Agreements For Public Health

Johnson County's Commissioners reviewed and voted for Chairman Bill Novotny to sign a Memorandum Of Understanding (MOU) between themselves and the Wyoming State Department of Health and the State Attorney General's Office to jointly provide public health services to the residents of the county.

Schedule For Buffalo's Memorial Day Ceremonies

Buffalo's Memorial Day observances will begin with the Parade Of Veterans of All Wars, which will assemble at the corner of Fort Street and Adams Ave. at 9 am.

County Signs MOU's, Agreements For Public Health

Johnson County's Commissioners reviewed and voted for Chairman Bill Novotny to sign a Memorandum Of Understanding (MOU) between themselves and the Wyoming State Department of Health and the State Attorney General's Office to jointly provide public health services to the residents of the county.

Public Fluoridation Hearings Complete, No Decision By Council

Thursday afternoon the City of Buffalo had their final public hearing on the possibility of adding fluoride to the city's drinking water, and again, the overwhelming sentiment of those attending was for the city not to do it.

Johnson County Begins Process To Abandon Stock Trail

Johnson County's Commissioners voted to move ahead with the abandonment of an unused, outdated stock trail near Kaycee, known as the “Old Barnum Road.”

Liquor License, Voting Delegate Addressed By Buffalo Council

Buffalo's City Council took care of a few “housekeeping” issues during their last regular meeting, discussing a liquor license transfer, appointing a voting delegate to WAM Annual Convention, and approving a grant application.

Annual Fishing Derby At Lake DeSmet This Weekend

The 33rd annual Buffalo Lions Club Lake DeSmet Fishing Derby will be happening over the Memorial Day Weekend at Lake DeSmet.

Buffalo To Host Season-Opening Indian Relay Race

The Professional Indian Horse Racing Association (PIHRA) will be having its season-opening event in Buffalo June 11th and 12th at the Johnson County Fairgrounds.

Conservation Easement Transfer Closer After County Actions

A conservation easement owned by Johnson County is closer to being transferred to the Wyoming Stock Growers Land Trust after the county commissioners approved a number of motions at their last meeting.

Gatchell Weathers Changes, Moves Forward With Summer Plans

The Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum in Buffalo has had an interesting spring, dealing with funding issues, the resignation of its director and finding ways to stay open for as many hours and days as possible with a short-handed staff.

Johnson County Gives Additional Funding To C.A.S.T.

Johnson County's Commissioners agreed, after discussing the issue, to give an additional $30,000 to support the Critical Air Service Team, or C.A.S.T. at the Sheridan County Airport, but on a split 2-1 vote.

Senior Prank Causes 'Stink' at Kaycee School

In what was called a “senior prank gone awry,” the Kaycee School was shut down Sunday evening and part of Monday morning while officials investigated a terrible smell emanating from the high school wing of the building.

Opposition To Fluoride In Buffalo's Water Still High, Apparently

With the second of two public forums on the matter coming up on Thursday, residents are still stepping forward to express opposition to adding fluoride to the water in Buffalo.