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Small Business Expo Starts Slow, Ends Well

Photos by Krista Palmer

The 11th annual Johnson County Small Business Expo, the “Best Little Expo In Wyoming” happened this past weekend at the fairgrounds in Buffalo, and appears to have been another success.

Buffalo Council Approves Water, Sewer Taps

Buffalo's City Council had a request before them at this week's meeting to allow a county resident to tap into city water and sewer lines to get service to his property.

BHS Principal Updates Board On Happenings At School

Buffalo High School Principal Chad Bourgeois gave his usual report to the school board at their last meeting, and updated them on what was currently going on with his students.

Small Business Expo This Weekend In Buffalo

The 11th annual Johnson County Small Business Expo will be happening Friday and Saturday at the Johnson County Fairgrounds in Buffalo.

State Of The Chamber: Busy With a Touch Of Fun

Angela Jarvis

The Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Hosted this month's Chamber Luncheon which featured themselves discussing what they have been up tp the last few years, and what they will be focusing on in coming years.

Buffalo Council Gets Update On Library Project

Johnson County Library Director Cynthia Twing and Assistant Director Mary Rhoades gave a presentation to the Buffalo City Council this week to update them on the status of the library's expansion project.

Three Groups Ask County Backing For TANF Grants

Three groups, the Buffalo Children's Center, CASA of the Bighorns, and the Boys' and Girls' Club of the Bighorns all came before the Johnson County Commissioners at their meeting this week to d=seek backing for them to pursue funding through the State's TANF, or Temporary Assistant For Needy Families Grant.

Buffalo Council Backs YMCA For Renovated Rec Center

The Buffalo City Council, at their Tuesday meeting, voted to draft and back a “Letter of Intent” between themselves and the YMCA to continue their partnership once the YMCA begins the process to replace the existing facility with an essentially new recreation center on the current YMCA site.

School Board Designing New Evaluation Model

The Johnson County School Board, at their last meeting, got a look at a plan for a new teacher evaluation model for the district from Assistant Superintendent Dr. Jeannie Iberlin.

County Zoning Regulations In Hands Of Commissioners

The Johnson County Planning and Zoning Commission forwarded copies of the proposed zoning regulations they have completed and sent a letter informing the county commissioners they have completed the regulations and completed all requirements involving public notices and public hearings in accordance with state law.

Economic Development Board Updates Commissioners

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Adam Teten, Chairman of the Kaycee/Buffalo/Johnson County Economic Development Joint Powers Board, spoke to the county commissioners at their last meeting, updating them on the happenings concerning the board and the former Clear Creek School Building.

School Board Discusses Property, Trips and Employment

At their last meeting the Johnson County School Board discussed a district-owned property that has been inquired about for use, an annual trip for BHS Students and approved an employment request.

Luncheon Will Focus On State Of The Chamber

Angela Jarvis

The Buffalo Chamber of Commerce will present their monthly luncheon on Wednesday, March 19th at the Bozeman Trail Steakhouse.

County Signs Resolution Backing Rare Earth Elements

Johnson County's Commissioners signed Resolution No. 496 officially supporting the project proposed by the Rare Earth Elements company in Weston and Crook Counties.

School Board Looks At Meadowlark Drop-off Redesign

The Johnson County School Board was presented the plan to resolve some safety issues at Meadowlark School.

County Approves Muddy Creek Road Re-alignment

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Johnson County's Commissioners, at their last meeting, approved the chair to sign a draft Resolution that essentially re-align Muddy Creek Road south of Buffalo.

American Legion Anniversary Dinner Saturday Night

The American Legion and Auxiliary are celebrating their 95th Anniversary.

They would like to honor the veterans in the area by hosting a free dinner open only to veterans and their families.

CPR/First Aid Classes Offered At SCJC

For those that want or need to get certified in CPR and/or First Aid, Sheridan College in Johnson County will be presenting those classes during the next few weeks to get their certification.

Business Council Approves Clear Creek School Grant

Buffalo's Planning Director, Lynn Barrett, during her report to the city council at their last meeting, confirmed the Wyoming Business Council had approved the grant application from the Kaycee/Buffalo/Johnson County Economic Development Joint Powers Board.

School Board Approves Four-Day Week For Kaycee

After months of discussions, studies, surveys of parents, students, teachers and staff, the Johnson County School Board approved the calendar and schedule for Kaycee's K-12 school to move to a four-day week beginning with the 2014-15 school year.