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A flyer for a cemetery tour.

Echoes of the Past.
August 2023

July 19, 2023
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Discover the rich history of some of Johnson County’s notable and influential figures through an experience like no other through the 2023 Echoes of the Past Cemetery Tours this August. You’ll have the opportunity to meet these historical figures who…

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FFA students showing swine at county fair.

Reflections and Projections.
Cattle and Sheep Ranching in
Johnson County.
June 2023

June 21, 2023
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Meet two BHS students, Alexalynn Horn and Lance Rabel.  Both are from ranching families and are interested in following in their family footsteps.  They joined 307NetInfo and took a look back at the lineage of cattle and sheep ranching in…

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Museum wins national award for excellence.

Jim Gatchell
Museum Triumphs.
May 2023

May 31, 2023
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The Jim Gatchell Museum was recently awarded one of just four of the 2023 Medals for Museum and Library Service beating off stiff competition across the nation.   This is a highly prestigious and hard-won honor given by the venerated…

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Feet of a person jumping into a swimming pool.

Everyone Can Dive In!
May 2023

May 26, 2023
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Buffalo’s exceptional outdoor pool is a wonderful place for families to enjoy the summer. A few years ago, the pool had to implement an entry fee due to increasing expenses. Thanks to the generosity of community members a scholarship fund…

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Flags and graduation cap with airplane.

Crossing Cultures.
The High School
Exchange Experience.
May 2023

May 26, 2023
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As the last school bell of the year rings, we bid farewell, ‘adios’, ‘arrivederci’ and ‘ha get bra’ to the four high school foreign exchange students as their year here in Johnson County draws to a close.  Two are from…

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Seed packets on a table with the text "Grow a Little Extra"

Grow A Little Extra.
May 2023

May 23, 2023
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Are you an experienced gardener?  Or a novice wanting to learn new skills?   Either way, Johnson County Extension Office has free vegetable seeds for you.  Stop by, pick up free seed packets, and tips and tricks for a bumper…

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Logo of Johnson County Tourism Association

County Tourism Association.
Who? What? Why?
May 2023

May 23, 2023
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Chairwoman Jody Sauers, and board member Anita Peoples, describe Johnson County Tourism Association (JCTA) as the ‘marketing department’ of Johnson County.  Funded solely by lodging tax revenues, it operates at no expense to Johnson County taxpayers and is working to…

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Three hikers on a mountain trail with a bright sun.

Hike for Hope.
Taking Strides for
Suicide Prevention.
May 2-23

May 16, 2023
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Take strides to support suicide prevention.   Suicide has touched many many people in Johnson County.  Hike for Hope is a great time to come together for show it is an issue that you care about about build connections with…

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A carousel horse with a red background.

A Ride Down
Memory Lane?
The Cowboy Carousel.
April 2023

April 19, 2023
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Arnette Tiller knows that carousels are more than just a nostalgic childhood memory. They are a unique art form and a window into the past, a glimpse into a bygone era of entertainment and craftsmanship.    Many Buffalo residents and…

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Black and gold buffalo head logo.

“Failing Forward”.
American Legion Baseball.
Mar 2023

March 23, 2023
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Baseball is a game of failures. How does this translate to success off the field?  At the onset of the season.  Drawing on 37 years of involvement with the sport, new coach Adam Teten explains his coaching philosophy, how he…

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Country Living Poster in White Color

Dreaming of summer?
Help with small
acreage cultivation.
March 2023

March 13, 2023
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Dream of developing your few acres? There are local resources for just that!  March 2023 Make the most of the lingering winter weather to plan and prepare.  Listen to Zach Byram and Micah Most explain what you can expect from…

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A Deer in a Motorcar Light Zone

Reducing Roadkill?
I25 Buffalo-Kaycee
Wildlife Crossing Project.
Feb 2023

February 28, 2023
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We love Wyoming’s proximity to wildlife but that doesn’t come without a cost.  ‘Big game versus vehicle’ collisions are at an all-time high in the Cowboy State.   The Nature Conservancy reports 21 big game road collisions daily in 2021,…

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