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Buffalo City Council To Proclaim Vacancy

The Buffalo City Council will make a proclamation officially announcing a vacancy on the council during tonight's meeting.

Christmas Music By Vintage Strings Tonight At Library

The Johnson County Library will be hosting a holiday event this evening featuring Christmas music performed by “Vintage Strings.”

Councilmen Hawley, Long To Attend Final Meeting Tonight

Buffalo City Councilmen Bill Hawley and Dave Long will be attending their final meetings as councilmen tonight at the last meeting of 2016.

JCHC Makes Offer But No Administrator Yet

The Johnson County Healthcare Center has made an offer to one candidate for the Hospital Administrator/CEO position, but the candidate has not accepted their offer as yet, according to Marcy Schueler, Director of Marketing for the center.

Buffalo City Councilman Russ Humphrey Passes Away

Buffalo City Councilman Russ Humphrey passed away last week, after a short fight with a recently-diagnosed bout of cancer.
His funeral was Friday and was attended by many in the community, including members of the city council, police and other city employees, and many friends and acquaintances.

School Board Approves 2017 Meeting Schedule

During their December meeting earlier this week, the Board of Trustees for the Johnson County School District discussed and then approved their meeting schedule for the coming year.

JCSD1 Board Approves 2017 Meeting Schedule

During their December meeting earlier this week, the Board of Trustees for the Johnson County School District discussed and then approved their meeting schedule for the coming year.

JCHC Board Adopts 'Conflict Of Interest' Disclosure Policy

The Johnson County Healthcare Center's Board of Trustees voted to adopt a “Conflict Of Interest Disclosure Policy” to make the public aware of the relationships the healthcare center may have with board members that could be viewed as a conflict of interest.

JCSD1 Board Welcome New Members, Approve New Officers

Johnson County School District One welcomed their three new members to their first official meeting this week, and the board as a whole voted in their officers for the coming year.

Minor Subdivision Plat At Billy Creek Approved By County

Johnson County's Commissioners approved a final plat for a minor subdivision in the Billy Creek area off of Hazelton Road in the Bighorn Mountains west of Buffalo, after reviewing and discussing the matter with County Planner Jim Waller, who brought the request for approval before them.

Lake DeSmet Dredging Clears One Hurdle, Waiting On Next

County Road and Bridge Supervisor Scott Pehringer told the county commissioners recently that the project is farther behind schedule than he would like it to be, but they are waiting for the contract approval from Game and Fish to proceed, which he expects to happen in January.

JCSD1 Board Recognizes Students And Teachers

The Board of Trustees for Johnson County School District #1 gave recognition to a number of outstanding students and teachers during their December meeting this week.

Craig Johnson To Give Occidental Christmas Reading Friday

The Occidental Hotel in Buffalo will host a reading from local writer Craig Johnson, author of the Longmire Series of novels, as he reads from his newest Christmas story.

Friday's Carbon Products Conference Canceled

The NEW Growth Alliance Advanced Carbon Products Conference scheduled for this Friday in Buffalo has been canceled due to the predicted inclement weather.

Governor To Attend Carbon Products Conference In Buffalo

***UPDATE***
Due to the predicted inclement weather expected later this week, this conference has been canceled and will be rescheduled at a later date. We will have more information with a follow-up story later today.

BHS Music Department Presents Winter Concert Thursday

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The Buffalo High School music department will be giving its winter Holiday Concert Thursday night at BHS.

Performances will include pieces from the BHS Concert Band, Percussion Ensemble, Bison Singers, Balladiers and Treble Choir.

Planning Continues On South Bypass Walking Path

Johnson County Road & Bridge Supervisor Scott Pehringer told the county commissioners that the proposed walkway path on the county-owned South Bypass Road is still in the planning process, but the plan was to present the proposal to the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) for their consideration in the near future.

Buffalo Council OKs Catering Permit, With Stipulations

A catering permit request for a Christmas party with drink, food and live music was approved by the Buffalo City Council after some concerns were addressed and discussed.

Decision On Hospital Administrator Could Come This Week

During their last regular meeting, the Johnson County Healthcare Center's Board of Trustees discussed with current hospital administrator Sandy Ward, the progress that has been made in the search for a new Administrator/CEO for the facility.

SLIB Ranks Johnson County's TW Road Application

The State Lands and Investments Board (SLIB) has given Johnson County's application for funding for the TW Road Industrial Project a ranking in the middle of all of those submitted for funding during the next cycle, according to County Road & Bridge Supervisor Scott Pehringer.