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July 13th, 2012

Wyoming Asks to Intervene in Green Mountain Suit

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead is seeking intervention in a federal administrative proceeding concerning the Green Mountain Common Allotment. The allotment is a large area of mixed federal and state land that is important for grazing and wildlife.

Wyoming Sending Most Olympians Per Capita

Wyoming Sending Most Olympians Per Capita

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The nation's least populated state will be well-represented at the London Olympics. Wyoming accounts for two of the 530 Olympians the United States is sending to games. Time magazine reports that's more Olympians per capita than any other state.

411 On Rodeo After-Parties

Don't go home after the parade this morning because there's a lot going on around noontime to tie you over until the rodeo gets going.

Decker Coal is celebrating its 40th birthday with a barbecue on the front lawn of the Buffalo Bill Museum. It's free to the first 500 people.

BLM Grasshopper Treatment Continues Through July In Jo Co

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Buffalo Field Office (BFO) announced earlier this month that chemical grasshopper treatments will continue through the end of July on approximately 34,000 acres of BLM lands in Johnson County.

Highway Funding Comes Through At Local Level

Photo by Ron Richter

The recently-passed bill for federal funding in Wyoming stayed flat in comparison with last year.

Buffalo City Planner Gives Status Of Projects

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery said city projects are either on schedule or will begin construction shortly.

State Legislature Considers Gas Tax

The State of Wyoming is under a budget crunch, and one of the ways to tease out funding is to implement a gas tax.

JCHC Board Reviews Plans, Projects for Upcoming Year

JCHC Board of Trustees

At their last meeting June 27th, the Johnson County Healthcare Center's Board of Trustees reviewed plans and projects for the upcoming year from Hospital Adminstrator Sandy Ward.

July 12th

New Wildfire Takes Off In Yellowstone

Firefighters are working to suppress a new 5-acre wildfire in Yellowstone National Park.

THURSDAY NIGHT'S WYO LEADERS / TROOPER BASEBALL / YOUTH FOOTBALL

WYO RODEO - Performance two of the Sheridan WYO rodeo was another good rodeo several fast times and big scores highlighted last night's action as we take a look at last night's performance leaders.

In Bareback riding Dustin Luper had a score of 76, in the Bronc riding Jesse Kruse score and 84 and in the Bull riding Cody Samora scored 85 with Brady Menge right behind with at 83.

Tommy Cook had the fast time Thursday night in the Bull Dogging at 4.6.