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City Council Holds Special Meeting on Funding Requests

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Habitat for Humanity Executive Director Jessica Lindsley addresses the City Council.

The Sheridan City Council held a special meeting Thursday to address several requests for affordable housing projects in Sheridan. The City has $81,692 available for affordable housing projects as part of a rollover fund that was established several years ago during better financial times.

Enzi Commends the House on Work on Cut, Cap, and Balance Act

U.S. Senator Mike Enzi

Tuesday the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Cut, Cap, and Balance Act, that along with a balanced budget amendment requirement, cuts government spending by $111 billion in fiscal 2012 and cap spending at 22.5% of GDP next year.

Wellness Council to hold Hyperthermia Awareness Event Saturday

Consistently hot days have hit Wyoming, and the Sheridan County Wellness Council will hold a Hyperthermia Awareness event for Safe kids Sheridan County from 10 am to 3 pm this Saturday out in front of Wal-Mart.

Auction of Sheepwagons to Benefit Buffalo Food Pantry

One of the 25 replica sheepwagons that will be auctioned to raise money for the local food pantry.

Buffalo's Bread of Life Food Pantry is always in need of donations, but in these hard times they are looking for a few more resources to make sure no one goes hungry.

Jo Co Signs Ownership of Water Line to City

Johnson County Attorney Ken DeCock

The Johnson County Commissioners, at their meeting Monday, signed over the water line that supplies the fairgrounds to the City of Buffalo.

Sheridan Recreation District Approves Budget

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The Sheridan Recreation District approved a $1.2 million budget.

The Sheridan Recreation District approved a $1.2 million dollar budget for fiscal year 2012, which is down approximately $100,000 from last year. Rec.

SCSD1 Approves FY12 Budget

District 1 Business Manager Jeremy Smith

Sheridan County School District No. 1 approved their yearly budget during Wednesday night's board meeting, with FY12 expenditures and revenues both at $14.5 million, which are approximately $300,000 increases from last year.

Kennon Products of Sheridan Works to Land U.S. Navy Contract

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Kennon Products of Sheridan Works to Land U.S. Navy Contract

Kennon Products of Sheridan has received $5,000 from the Wyoming Business Council to help pursue a contract with the Navy to develop a system to protect tactical vehicles during aerial transport.

Schiffer Discusses Where Wyoming Should Spend Highway Funds

During Monday's Public Pulse, State Senator John Schiffer, who is on the state Transportation Committee, discussed the state's highway funds.

Lummis Votes for Cut, Cap and Balance

U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis

U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis voted  in favor of H.R. 2560, the Cut, Cap and Balance Act, which provides a path forward to cut current spending, cap future spending, and ensure Washington begins to live within its means by putting in place a constitutional balanced budget amendment.