Archive

September 29th, 2011

EPA Proposes New Fracking Standards

EPA Proposes New Fracking Standards

The Environmental Protection Agency is holding hearings this week on new nationwide environmental standards for the process known as fracking.

SCLT Still Accepting Public Input for Historic Mine Byway

SCLT Director Colin Betzler

The Sheridan Community Land Trust is working to create Sheridan County's first Historic Mine Byway with the help of oral history gathered from local citizens.

SCLT Bike-tober Fest is Saturday, Oct. 1

The Sheridan Community Land Trust will host a two-hour “moderately strenuous 13-mile bike ride”, or Bike-Tober Fest, this Saturday along their trail that's near-completion west of Sheridan.

Maxfield Files Lawsuit Challenging Term Limits

Wyoming Secretary of State Max Maxfield

Wyoming Secretary of State Max Maxfield held a media conference in Cheyenne Thursday to announce that he's filed suit in State District Court to seek a court ruling on term limits for the state's executive branch.

Public Pulse - Thursday 09/29/11

Colin Betzler, Sheridan Community Land Trust / Craig Dougherty, School District #2

Public Pulse - Wednesday 09/28/11

Steve Nally, Wyoming Whiskey / Richard Wright, Sheridan Rec. District

Public Pulse - Tuesday 09/27/11

Cathi Kindt, Free Clinic / Janelle Anderson, Business Leadership Network

Wyoming Honor Conservation Camp Escapee Apprehended in Casper

Derrick Lee Brock (photo from Wyoming Honor Conservation Camp)

Wyoming Department of Corrections issued a media release stating that the Wyoming Honor Conservation Camp inmate who escaped while on work-detail in Douglas last Friday has been apprehended in Casper without incident.

Health Officials Expect Listeria Outbreak Numbers to Rise

(US Dept. of Health and Human Services photo)

Health officials across the country say that more cases of Listeria in connection with the cantaloupe outbreak are a real possibility, as the incubation period for the bacteria can be up to two months and symptoms of the disease can take time to manifest themselves.

102 Arrested for Deportation in Colorado, Wyoming

USDHS photo

DENVER (AP) - Immigration officials say 102 people have been arrested for deportation in Colorado and Wyoming as part of a nationwide roundup.