Buffalo County
  • Part-Time Cook Opening
    Consolidated Management Company is accepting applications for part-time cook in the jail.Newspaper ad

    Job information and how to apply
  • Notice of Sale (Gibbon Property)
    Notice is hereby given that the Buffalo County Board of Commissioners will sell land in Gibbon that was previously owned by the township on March 21, 2015 at 10:00 am.

    See Public Notice of Sale for full details
  • Notice of Sale (Resolution 2015-07)
    Notice is hereby given that that Buffalo County Board of Commissioners will sell (1) 1991 Caterpillar 140G Motor Grader and (1) Snow V-Plow that can attach to this machine with sale being concluded at 10:00 o’clock, a.m. March 25, 2015, or as directed by the auction service.  These two items of property shall be sold “as is” without any warranty of any kind. 

    See Resolution 2015-07 for full details

  • Noticfication of Sale March 19th, 2015
    Notice is hereby given of a Sheriff Sale on March 19th, 2015 at 9:00am of (4) mobile home properties.

    See the Sheriff Sale page for full details
Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Who can I contact if I am having trouble installing or some other technical issue?

Send e-mail to buffalowatch@buffalocounty.ne.gov. Make sure to include a detailed description of the problem you are having and your contact information so we can respond to your issue.

Q: What is BuffaloWatch Alert Desktop Application?

BuffaloWatch Alert is a totally free, real-time weather and news headline application that resides on your desktop and keeps you posted on local current conditions, weather alerts, breaking news and news content. It provides animated national radar images that can be zoomed in and out.

With BuffaloWatch Alert you get immediate notification of weather warnings from the National Weather Service for Buffalo County. You will be informed of the latest breaking news. You get the local temperature, wind speed, wind direction, barometric pressure, humidity, and dew point from the from the reporting station in your area.

Q: Can I choose the location from which I get my current conditions, such as temperature?

Currently, users may only select to receive data from the Kearney Municipal Airport.

Q: How often are weather conditions updated?

Conditions such as temperature, wind, etc. are normally updated by the reporting station once every hour. On some occasions a report may not be issued by the station every hour in which case the temperature will remain the same until that reporting station provides an updated report. Warnings are issued immediately after release by the National Weather Service.

Q: What are the system requirements for installing BuffaloWatch Alert?

  • Windows XP, Vista, or 7
  • Internet Connection

Q: How large is the download for BuffaloWatch Alert? 

A: The first download is about 50 KB for the Weather Installer. The second download for the BuffaloWatch Alert application is about 3 MB in size.

Q: How do I install BuffaloWatch Alert?

 Download the application to your desktop or other location you can remember. Once downloaded the installation should begin, if not, double click on the downloaded install file (Weather-Install.exe). The installation software will guide you as you install the application on your desktop.

Q: Why is the temperature in the Current Conditions display is wrong?

The BuffaloWatch Alert requires that you be connected to the Internet. It does not require the use of a Web browser or email program but the connection to the Internet must be made.

Q: How much of my Windows system resources will be used?

The BuffaloWatch Alert application will use approximately 12 MB of your system memory.

Q: What do I do if I have problems with BuffaloWatch Alert?

Simply click on the Menu button in the BuffaloWatch Alert Current Conditions window and select Technical Support. Fill in the e-mail with your problem and someone will get back in touch with you as soon as possible. If you have problems before you complete your installation, simply email buffalowatch@buffalocounty.ne.gov.

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