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Buffalo To Sponsor Application For Feasibility Study

During their last regular meeting the Buffalo City Council approved the city to sponsor a Wyoming Water Development Commission (WWDC) Level II Feasibility Study application for the proposed Buffalo Rural Area Water Supply System.

Buffalo Council OKs Street Closure, Catering Permits

Buffalo's City Council addressed some minor issues at their last meeting, approving street closure and catering permit requests.

Last Meeting For Commissioner's Assistant

The Johnson County Commissioners announced that Administrative Assistant Jennifer Jackson was leaving her position and that the last regular meeting was her last and thanked for her service to them over the last few years.

Unidentified Man Died of Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound

The cause of death has been determined for the body discovered last weekend near Healy Reservoir east of Buffalo.

Johnson County Under-sheriff Kerry Wolf said the cause was a self-inflicted gunshot to the head.

Longmire Days One of Top 100 Events In North America

Earlier this month, the American Bus Association announced that Buffalo's annual Longmire Days as designated as one of the “Top 100 Events In North America” for 2016 by a tourism industry selection committee.

Board Of Equalization Upholds County's Tax Protest Decision

The Johnson County Commissioners, acting as the Board of Equalization, held a hearing on a tax protest concerning county resident Clyde A. Snell and the Judith L. Snell Revocable Trust versus Johnson County Assessor Cindy Barlow.

City Working On Agreement For Hydro Electric Plant

Officials with the City of Buffalo are working on an interconnection agreement with Pacificorp concerning the city's hydroelectric plant on Clear Creek.

Mayor Proclaims Suicide Prevention Week, Officers To Get Training

The week of September 7th through the 12th was proclaimed as “Suicide Prevention Week” by Buffalo Mayor Mike Johnson, at the city council's last regular meeting.

Forestry Division Wants Groups To Utilize Grant Funding

Carson Engelskirger

The Buffalo Chamber of Commerce's monthly luncheon was Wednesday at the Bozeman Trail Steakhouse, and the topic was Governor Matt Mead's Task Force On Forests and their distribution of grant funding for groups to improve the state's forests.

Autopsy Performed On Body Found At Healy Reservoir

Johnson County Coroner Dave Harness

An autopsy was performed Wednesday on a body found at Healy Reservoir east of Buffalo, according to Johnson County Coroner Dave Harness.

Buffalo Council OKs Use Of Prosinski Park, If Voters Approve

Johnson County Family YMCA

The Buffalo City Council, at their last regular meeting, heard a presentation from Johnson County Family YMCA Director Mike Quast, on the findings of a study sponsored by the “Y” that looked into Prosinski Park as a possible site for a new “recreation center/YMCA” facility.

County Commission Approves Amendment To Pacificorp Lease

Johnson County Courthouse

Johnson County's Commissioners, at their last regular meeting, discussed an amendment to the existing yearly lease with Pacificorp that would add a day inadvertently left out of the original agreement.

Chamber Luncheons Begin Again Starting Today In Buffalo

Buffalo Chamber Of Commerce

After taking a hiatus for the summer months, the Buffalo Chamber of Commerce's Monthly Chamber Luncheons begin with September's luncheon happening today at the Bozeman Trail Steakhouse.

County Attorney To Re-work Grant Contract

Johnson County's Deputy Attorney, Barry Crago, made a recommendation to the county commissioners to put off signing a grant contract to allow him time to discuss and rework a portion of the application with the Wyoming Department of Family Services.

Buffalo Council Talks Closures, Catering Permits, Police Report

Buffalo's City Council, at their last meeting, approved requests for street closures and catering permits, with the first request coming from the Episcopal Church for their “Harvest Hoedown,” to close Fetterman Street from Main Street to the alley behind Crazy Woman Square on September 12th from 10am until 9pm.

County Commission On Board Appointment, Vouchers

Johnson County Clerk Vicki Edelman

Johnson County's Commissioners, during their latest meeting, approved Amanda Hulet's appointment to the county's Youth Camp Board.

Police Report To The Buffalo City Council

Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder gave his monthly report to the city council at this week's meeting.

Commissioners Approve $800K In Vouchers

Johnson County's Commissioners, at this week's meeting, reviewed the vouchers submitted to them for payment this month.

Hulet Named To Youth Camp Board

At their meeting earlier this week, the Johnson County Commission considered an appointment to the county's Youth Camp Board.

Requests For Closures, Catering Permits Approved By City

Buffalo's City Council, at this week's meeting, approved a number of requests presented for street closures and catering permits.