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Krazy Kritters 4H Takes JCF&R Parade Crown

The 2022 Johnson County Fair and Rodeo wrapped up over the weekend, and one of the main events, the annual parade through downtown, happened Saturday morning. Although the weather was cool and drizzly, the heavy rain held off until the parade ended. Over 60 entries participated in several categories with...
JOHNSON COUNTY, WY
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#14. Johnson County

- Population that is fully vaccinated: 44.0% (3,714 fully vaccinated) --- 14.7% lower vaccination rate than Wyoming - Cumulative deaths per 100k: 237 (20 total deaths) --- 26.2% less deaths per 100k residents than Wyoming - Cumulative cases per 100k: 24,654 (2,082 total cases) --- 16.7% less cases per 100k residents than Wyoming
JOHNSON COUNTY, WY
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#3. Johnson County, WY

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 438 (37 new cases, +362% change from previous week) - Cumulative cases per 100k: 24,440 (2,064 total cases) --- 16.8% less cases per 100k residents than Wyoming - Cumulative deaths per 100k: 237 (20 total deaths) --- 26.2% less deaths per 100k residents than Wyoming - Population that is fully vaccinated: 43.9% (3,709 fully vaccinated)
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Busy Weekend Wraps Up JCF&R

A busy three days are coming this weekend to wrap up this year’s Johnson County Fair and Rodeo in Buffalo. Friday is the youth rodeo, alpaca show, 4H/FFA Round Robin, YES Awards, and the Pie Contest, as well as remaining rodeo slack. The Dance in Prosinski Park, featuring The...
BUFFALO, WY
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District fills bus driver positions

Johnson County School District No. 1 should have enough bus drivers to offer its normal routes — 10 in Buffalo and three in Kaycee — this upcoming school year, though the district lacks substitute drivers. That’s according to district transportation director Dennis Zezas, who said that the shortage...
BUFFALO, WY
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Beef & Poultry Featured Thursday at JCF&R

It is beef and poultry day Thursday at the Johnson County Fair in Buffalo. In addition to the Beef Show and Poultry Show, events at the fair and rodeo include the Chuck Wagon Presentation, barrel and pole bending slack, ladies’ calf roping, team roping, team tying, and steer roping slack.
BUFFALO, WY
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DANIEL E. MAHONEY

Longtime Johnson County resident Daniel E. Mahoney passed away at his ranch on Pass Creek, Kaycee, Wyo., on July 25, 2022, after a 12-year battle with leukemia. Dan was born on May 31, 1958, to Gene and Luella (Simmons) Mahoney. Dan was the oldest of three children. Dan loved and cared deeply for his family. He grew up in the Newcastle, Wyo., area working with extended family and had wonderful stories of working with his uncles and cousins.
JOHNSON COUNTY, WY
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Penny wise and pound foolish

For the first time in three budget years, the county’s valuation has ticked upward. For budget purposes, the county’s valuation is a big deal because taxes are assessed on that valuation. As the valuation goes up, so does property tax revenue. Three Johnson County special tax districts voluntarily...
JOHNSON COUNTY, WY
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We’re not apathetic about our kids

During the public comment portion of a school board meeting this past winter, an individual who had recently moved to Johnson County suggested that, when it came to educating our kids, apathy was a problem. Around here, criticism from those escaping from less desirable circumstances is usually met with an uptick in sales of the “We Don’t Care How You Did It Where You Came From” bumper stickers, but this was different. The message was clear - Unless we are vigilant, we will wake up one morning to an educational environment that we neither recognize nor support.
JOHNSON COUNTY, WY
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Sheep Featured Tuesday at JCF&R

The Johnson County Fair continues Tuesday with sheep the featured livestock for the day. There will be the Sheep Show, Lamb Feed by the Johnson County Wool Growers, and the big event, the Sheep Lead in the evening. Additionally, the Exhibit Hall has its Grand Opening, Sweet Treats from Sheridan...
JOHNSON COUNTY, WY
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Wednesday is Swine Day at JCF&R

Swine will be featured Wednesday (today) at the Johnson County Fair in Buffalo. Swine Showmanship, the Pig Feed, and the Swine Show will be happening throughout the day. Also scheduled are the Goat Show and Rabbit Show, and Ranch Sorting that evening. Coming up on Thursday is the Beef Show...
BUFFALO, WY
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Notice of Delinquent Taxes

Pursuant to the provisions of Section 39-13-108(e) Wyoming Annotated Statutes, 2021 Edition, NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that I, Carla Bishop, the duly elected, qualified and acting County Treasurer, within and for the County and State aforesaid, will on the 18th day of August A.D., 2022, at the Courthouse at 76 N. Main in Buffalo in the County and State aforesaid, offer for sale the following described real estate for taxes due and unpaid. The real estate will be sold subject to any special assessments for local or public improvements. Said sale shall take place between the hours of 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. of said day and will be continued from day to day, Sunday excepted, until all of said land has been sold. The real property to be offered at said sale, together with the taxes, penalty, interest and costs due on the same is described as follows, to wit:
BUFFALO, WY
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Students: Whitney Benefits has you covered

During a time when it was almost unheard of, Sheridan area benefactor Edward A. Whitney willed most of his estate to establish Whitney Benefits Inc., creating the first educational foundation in Wyoming. The Whitney Benefits student loan program provides interest-free student loans to Sheridan and Johnson County high school graduates...
SHERIDAN, WY
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Hospital Board OKs Budget for Phase II Construction

The Hospital Board of Trustees for the Johnson County Healthcare Center have approved funding for the budget for Phase II of their current capital construction project. Shawn O’Dell, with O’Dell Construction, gave a presentation to the board at their recent meeting, telling them the preliminary estimated budget for Phase II was $8.5 million, which includes a $150,000 contingency fund.
JOHNSON COUNTY, WY
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Public Notice

Each candidate and each candidate’s committee are required to file a campaign report within the filing deadlines outlined on your STATEMENT OF CONTRIBUTIONS AND EXPENDITURES as per W.S. 22-25-106 through W.S. 22-25-109. Candidates for County, and Municipal Offices file your STATEMENT OF CONTRIBUTIONS AND EXPENDITURES at the Johnson County...
JOHNSON COUNTY, WY
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Monday is Horse, Cat, Pocket Pet Day at JCF&R

The Johnson County Fair and Rodeo Week may have started this past weekend with a few events, but kicks off a busy week today. Monday’s schedule includes the Horse Show, 4H judging, Open Class Exhibit judging, the Cat Show, Pocket Pets Judging, and the mandatory 4H/FFA exhibitor meeting. Tuesday...
JOHNSON COUNTY, WY
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Childcare Assistant Grant

NWCCD will provide childcare assistance grants to qualified students to help cover the cost of childcare. We will begin processing applications on September 6th. st, 2022, for all Fall applications. The grant will be distributed as a one-time payment until grant funds are no longer available. You may have to reapply for funds in subsequent semesters if funding is available.
SHERIDAN, WY