Aaron Palmer


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Commissioners Get Report From Lake DeSmet Operations

Cheryl Benner, Manager for the Lake DeSmet Operations Department, gave the county commissioners her year-end report for the lake and the department.

JCHC Caring for Vets Home Residents

The clinic at the Johnson County Healthcare Center has been asked by the Veterans Home of Wyoming to care for their residents until other arrangements can be made for their healthcare needs.

BHNF Taking Public Comment On Special Use Permits

The Bighorn National Forest is taking public comment on two special-use permits that are set to expire and have been requested for reissue.

JCHC Clinic Busy, Fully Staffed

The clinic at the Johnson County Healthcare Center has been relatively busy and fully staffed recently, according to Crystal Smith, assistant director of the clinic.

Rural Addressing Program Has Funding For Many Years

Johnson County's rural addressing program is still progressing, and has funding for many more years, according to Cheryl Benner with County Road and Bridge, who gave an update to the county commissioners at their last meeting.

Vintage Strings To Perform Christmas Music At Library

The Johnson County Library in Buffalo will host an evening of Christmas music, refreshments and camaraderie tonight featuring the Vintage Strings.

Road & Bridge Gives Year-End Report On Mikesell-Potts

Johnson County's Commissioners began getting year-end reports from the various departments during their last regular meeting, including one on the county-owned Mikesell-Potts Recreation Area at Lake DeSmet.

Elevator Problem At JCHC Solved

A glitch in the new elevator at the Johnson County Healthcare Center has been fixed, according to Hospital Administrator Nicole Hobbs who updated the Board of Trustees on the issue at their recent meeting.

Kirven Invites Council To B&G Club Open House

City Attorney Ben Kirven, during his brief report to the Buffalo City Council, invited them to the upcoming open house at the Boys and Girls Club of the Bighorns.

Annual Christmas Kids' Shoppe Today

Johnson County Kids ages 4 through fourth grade will have the opportunity to shop for their families for Christmas today at the annual Christmas Kids Shoppe.

Buffalo Council Accepts City's Insurance Quote

Buffalo's City Council approved and accepted a quote for insurance coverage from Trevor Moon with North Wyoming Insurance during their meeting this week.

Commissioners Adopt 2018 Holidays For Johnson County

Johnson County's Commissioners adopted Resolution Number 594 during this week's meeting, which designates the official holidays for the employees of the county for 2018.

Buffalo's Annual Vespers Program Sunday At LDS Church.

The annual Vespers Christmas Celebration, a popular tradition in Buffalo, will be this Sunday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

County Formally Adopts Snow Removal Policy

Johnson County's Commissioners discussed a Snow Removal Policy for county roads, at the request of Road and Bridge Supervisor Scott Pehringer.

New Phone System Installed At Dispatch Center

During his monthly report to the Buffalo City Council, Police Chief Jason Carder said the new telephone system at the dispatch center was recently installed, which created an issue that prevented him from giving a portion of his report.

JCHC Pursuing New Contract For Medical Waste

Johnson County Healthcare Center will be pursuing an agreement with a new company to provide medical waste removal services to the facility, after the hospital board approved the request.

County Accepts Grant Agreements For Mental Health Services

Johnson County's Commissioners approved and accepted grant agreements between themselves and Northern Wyoming Mental Health for the facility to provide a number of services to county residents through the Wyoming Department of Health.

New Lease Agreement For Golf Course Liquor License

The Buffalo City Council, at their Tuesday meeting, accepted a new lease agreement with the new proprietor of the restaurant at the Buffalo Golf Club, for the city-owned liquor license for the establishment.

Longmire Days 2018 Dates Announced

The dates for the 2018 Longmire Days celebration in Buffalo have been announced as August 10th, 11th, and 12th.

Feds Push Back Pharmacy Upgrade Regs To 2018

The federal government has pushed the deadline for pharmacies to upgrade to the end of 2018, which is a relief for the Johnson County Healthcare Center.