Archive - 2010

January 9th

Vandals Shot I-80 Electric Traffic Signs

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Wyoming Department of Transportation

Rubber Bullets Deter Wolves Near Jackson

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) - Wolf managers with the U.S. Fish and
Wildlife Service say they have issued non-lethal rubber bullets to a landowner northeast of Jackson where wolves have been chasing horses.

Wyo. Avalanche Victim Dies At Idaho Hospital

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) - A Jackson Hole Mountain Resort ski
patroller caught in an avalanche earlier this week has died.

Proceeding Delayed For Two Younger Defendants In Ernst Murder Case

Defense attorneys for 16-year-old Dharminder Vir Sen and 16-year-old Wyatt Bear Cloud both raised separate mental issues regarding their clients during motion hearing in 4th Judicial District Court on

Saturday, January 9th

BRONCS AND LADY BRONCS - The Sheridan Broncs and Lady Broncs basketball teams played in Riverton last night with both teams winning.

January 8th

Governor Freudenthal Is Critical Of Feds' Energy Leasing Plan

CHEYENNE, (AP) - Governor Dave Freudenthal is warning Interior Secretary Ken Salazar that his plan for increasing scrutiny of oil and gas leasing will burden industry while essentially giving environmentalists veto power over new development.

ACLU Supports Wyoming Inmate In Lawsuit Against Guard

CHEYENNE, (AP) - The American Civil Liberties Union is siding with a former Wyoming prison inmate who claims that a guard at the state prison in Rawlins had endangered his life by falsely telling othe

Health Officer Says It's Not Too Late for Flu Vaccines

Wyoming's state health officer is advising Wyoming residents that it is not too late to get vaccinated for protection from swine flu with ample supplies of the vaccine available.

New Rules of the Road Unveiled for Wyoming Oil and Gas Leasing

New rules of the road have been unveiled for oil and gas leasing on Bureau of Land Management lands – reforms promoted as a way to improve certainty for the industry, better protect the great outdoo

Conrad Assumes Chair of Workforce Development Council

The Wyoming Workforce Development Council has a new chairman. Governor Dave Freudenthal has appointed Jon Conrad to lead the Council through August 15, 2011.