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Buffalo's Citywide Cleanup Begins Wednesday

The Citywide Spring Cleanup for the City of Buffalo begins this Wednesday, May 18th and runs through Saturday, May 21st. The cleanup is an opportunity for citizens of Buffalo to take advantage of the City's generosity while they pay for people to take their trash, waste and junk to the County landfill for disposal.

Buffalo City Council to Present Budget Ordinance

Buffalo Mayor Randy Dyess

The annual appropriation bill will be presented for first reading at the Buffalo City Council meeting Tuesday afternoon. Ordinance No. 1348 will provide the annual budget for the City of Buffalo through June 30, 2012.

Jo Co to Award Contract for Recycling Building Tuesday

Johnson County Commissioner Smokey Wildeman

The contract to build the new Buffalo/Johnson County Recycling Center will be awarded by the Johnson County Commission at their regular meeting Tuesday.

Sheridan City Council to Address Sidewalks and Septic Tanks

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Sheridan City Council President John Bigelow

City sidewalks will be an item that will be addressed by the Sheridan City Council this evening when they convene for their regularly scheduled meeting. Council President John Bigelow explains what the Council will consider.

Poll Question: Ambulance Service

Last Monday, the Sheridan City Council passed a resolution to accept proposals for ambulance service in the City.

Buffalo Man, Organization to Receive Awards

Jerry Osborn

“I made a difference to that one,” is the theme behind the Starfish Thrower Awards that will be presented to a number of people and organizations across the state next month, including Buffalo's Jerry Osborn and the Johnson County Wellness Group.

Jo Co Commission Discusses Kaycee Mill Levy

Johnson County Commissioners

The Johnson County Commissioners, at their last meeting, discussed the proposed mill levy for Kaycee to create a solid waste district for southern Johnson County.

Spring Clean Up Time For Sheridan County

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Waiting in line at the City Landfill for Trees for Trash.

Cooler temps on Saturday didn’t discourage Sheridan County residents from heading to the landfill or the parking lot of ERA Carroll Realty for the annual “Trees For Trash” event. And the trade-off was sweet: a free Nanking Cherry Tree in exchange for your junk.

Safe Kids Day Fair a Hit

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Firefighter/Paramedic Kyle Johnson observes as Megan, Annie, and Erin Hoffman rescue a victim during the fire safety challenge course at the Safe Kids Day Event. The event was held Saturday at the YMCA and Whitney Commons Park. (Photo Courtesy Sheridan Fire-Rescue)

The first annual Safe Kids Day Fair was held Saturday at the Whitney Commons Park and YMCA.

“Cops and Jocks” to Set the Stage for Annual Torch Run

Sheridan County Sheriff's Deputy Boot Hill

The Cops and Jocks fundraiser for Special Olympics Wyoming started in 2006 as a means to further promote the Law Enforcement Torch Run. Sheridan County Sheriff's Deputy Boot Hill further explains the event.