Officers, deputies, emergency service technicians, search and rescue volunteers and their families filled the Johnson County Fairgrounds community building as the Big Horn Baptist Church and the Family Crisis Center honored their heroic efforts.

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In 1987, “The Simpsons” first aired on television, the first criminal conviction by the use of DNA evidence took place, President Ronald Reagan gave his historic speech at the Berlin Wall urging Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev to “tear down this wall,” and Paul Rickett began working at The D…

A year after the Wyoming Legislature voted to incorporate computer science into the state’s Common Core of Knowledge, the Wyoming Department of Education has released its draft computer science standards.

The new year started with unseasonably warm, sunny weather to the point that some were wondering if we were even going to have a winter. Then the bottom dropped out in February, and Buffalo set a new record for the coldest February on record.

While talking with friends and neighbors on Main Street and attending legislative sessions in Cheyenne, Mayor Shane Schrader said it has become painfully clear to him that Buffalo is a city divided.

In the most-watched primary Tuesday, Mark Gordon, Buffalo rancher and current Wyoming State Treasurer, beat out five other challengers to secure the Republican nomination for governor. 

For the first time in nearly two decades, the water levels in Clear Creek have not had to be regulated this summer and that spells good news for local irrigators, according to Dave Pelloux.

Two Johnson County women will be able to continue their dreams of higher education after receiving $4,000 in grants in January from the local chapter of PEO International.

Buffalo High School’s class of 2017 outperformed their peers statewide in every category on the ACT, according to a recent report from the Wyoming Department of Education. The class’s composite score of 21 was a full point above the state average.

Rich Staley is pretty sure he could walk the cemetery in his sleep. After 40 years as the sexton, and one year as an assistant, at the Willow Grove Cemetery in Buffalo, he’s walked the gravel roads more than once. But he will take his last walk as sexton Aug. 31. After that, he’s ushering in…

The Bull Creek Ranch, located just southwest of Buffalo, is one of the largest private holdings on the Bighorn Front, and it is now available — for a substantial price. The colossal piece of Johnson County real estate is listed at a whopping $14 million. The owners, the Smith and Dow trusts,…