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Gatchell To Host 'Cowboy Carnegies' Program Wednesday

The traveling exhibit of the same name will be on display at the museum through the month of June, and Andrea Graham will give a presentation about the exhibit and the libraries that were built throughout the state in the early 1900's.

Buffalo Council, Rotary Club Discuss Options For Labyrinth

Jack Meldrum Park, as it is called, is located on the northern end of Adams Avenue and was designated as the preferred location for a proposed labyrinth the club wants to build there.

Buffalo, Johnson County Hazardous Waste Day Saturday

The annual Lake DeSmet Conservation District's Hazardous Waste Collection Day will be this Saturday at the fairgrounds in Buffalo.

Lake DeSmet Fishing Derby Another Success, Say Organizers

Teten and Pearson said the weather cooperated for the most part and the weekend overall was pleasant, but attendance was down at least initially they thought, although numbers won't be available until after the club finalizes everything for the derby's 34th year.

Buffalo Council Gets Presentation On D.A.R.E. Trip

Officer Keeler explained what the program is and what it
does.

The officers took 92 fifth-graders from Buffalo and Kaycee, along with 20 chaperons to the fun weekend in Rapid City.

Buffalo Turns Out For Memorial Day Observances

The Parade of Veterans to the Veterans Memorial began at 9 o'clock where the VFW Auxiliary dedicated a wreath, and proceeded to the Clear Creek Bridge on Main Street for the Navy Mother's Ceremony.

The remainder of the ceremonies were performed at Willow Grove Cemetery.

Buffalo To Honor Fallen Veterans On Memorial Day

Memorial Day observances in Buffalo, to remember those that have died serving in the armed forces of the United States, are scheduled for Monday, Memorial Day, at 9 in the morning.

Weekend Fishing Derby Offers Fun, Prizes And Fish

This weekend's annual Buffalo Lions Club Lake DeSmet Raffle and Fishing Derby will have something fun for almost everyone to do.

County Commission Begins Process To Sell Properties

Three properties owned by the county that are essentially not usable for county business are to be sold after the commissioners voted to begin the process to liquidate them.

Buffalo Passes First Read Of Liquor Law Ordinance

Buffalo's City Council has passes its first reading of the new liquor ordinance, which will amend the city code affecting licensing and enforcement and will have two more readings before it takes effect.

Commissioners May Lease Property Near Airport

Johnson County's Commissioners are looking at possibly leasing lands they own near the county airport.

Local Shelter Still Needs Shoes For Fundraising Effort

Until next Wednesday, new, unused and unneeded shoes that still have some life left in them can be donated and benefit the St. Francis Animal Shelter in Buffalo during their last week of their shoe drive to raise funds for the rescued dogs and cats that are housed at the no-kill shelter.

Annual Garden Club Plant Sale Saturday In Buffalo

The Town & Country Garden Club of Buffalo will be having their popular annual plant sale this Saturday in Buffalo.

Lola Pheasant, with the garden club, tells us more about the sale.

History Program To Be Presented Friday In Buffalo

A history program focusing on local fire science and technology will be given this Friday evening in Buffalo, presented by the Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum.

'Pickleball' Club Wants Use Of Old City Tennis Courts

A recently-formed club in Buffalo is looking for an agreement with the city to refurbish and use the old tennis courts next to the children's center for them to play “pickleball.”

Curb, Gutter and Paving This Week on Lobban Avenue Project

Work on Buffalo's Lobban Avenue Reconstruction Project is still underway and working toward a completion date at the end of June, according to the weekly progress report from Project Engineer Brent Bennett with Nelson Engineering of Buffalo.

Annual Fishing Derby This Weekend At Lake DeSmet

The 34th annual Buffalo Lions Club Fishing Derby will be happening this Memorial Day Weekend at Lake DeSmet.

Saturday, Sunday, and Monday, fishermen can purchase day passes and try their luck catching tagged fish for cash, have the opportunity to win various prizes each day and a chance at the weekend's grand prize.

Buffalo Council Accepts Compliance Check Grants

The Buffalo Police Department will now have funding to perform more alcohol and tobacco compliance checks, after the city council voted to accept grant funding from the Prevention Management Organization of Wyoming (PMO).

Johnson County Nonprofits, Others Urged To Apply For Grants

Nonprofit organizations in Johnson County are encouraged to apply for grant funding from the Hazel Patterson Memorial Donor Advised Fund through the Wyoming Community Foundation.

Habitat Garage Sale Raises Estimated $20,000

The annual garage sale put on by Habitat for Humanity of Johnson County was this past weekend, and raised an estimated $20,000 for the organization over it's four-day run.