Archive - Jul 30, 2010

Poll Says Meyer, Mead Leading GOP Race

Poll shows Meyer, Mead out in front in the race for Wyoming Governor.
Poll shows Meyer, Mead out in front in the race for Wyoming Governor.

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - A poll says Wyoming Republicans Rita Meyer and Matt Mead are their party's leading gubernatorial candidates ahead of the August 17th Primary Election. Results of the poll show that 27 percent of 400 voters surveyed said they would vote for Meyer, who is State Auditor, while 24 percent said they would vote for Mead, a former U.S. Attorney for Wyoming.

Lummis Speaks Out on CLEAR Act Legislation

U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis
U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis

U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis spoke out in opposition of H.R. 3534, or the CLEAR Act during a floor debate Friday. The bill includes unlimited spill liability for offshore operators, which could effectively eliminate independent producers from operating offshore if they cannot obtain insurance policies to cover their operations.

Group Sues Over Gas Pipeline

Environmental group sues over gas pipeline.
Environmental group sues over gas pipeline.

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - An environmental group hoping to block construction of a $3 billion gas pipeline from Wyoming to Oregon has filed suit. The Tucson, Arizona based Center for Biological Diversity says the Ruby Pipeline would cut across "pristine and remote lands" and harm endangered fish.

Fair Wednesday Morning

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Congratulations Libby

Libby Hall, Overall Champion Senior Sheep Showman

Setting Sun

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Setting Sun in the West Illuminates Clouds in the East

The sinking sun in the west illuminates the clouds in the east

Fair Horse Show Part B

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"Heaths Little Star" shines at the Fair

A happy Nikki Copenhaver leads "Heaths Little Star"

Public Pulse - Thursday 07/29/10

Grace Cannon "The Ghosts of Sheridan Wyoming" / Kevin Bohenblust, State Board of Medicine

Should the North Main interchange be relocated?

The Bank of Sheridan
Yes
32% (102 votes)
No
61% (192 votes)
No Opinion
7% (22 votes)
Total votes: 316

Wyoming on List of Oil/Gas Disasters

NWF releases new report on oil and gas industry accidents.

WYOMING NEWS SERVICE, Cheyenne, WY – A new report from the National Wildlife Federation catalogs oil and gas industry accidents across the country over the past ten years, including several in Wyoming.