Archive - Dec 2009 - News

December 20th

H1N1 Vaccine Recommended Across Wyoming

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - State Health Officer Dr. Brent Sherard says vaccine for the H1N1 swine flu is now plentiful across Wyoming.

NV Wildlife Agency Backs BLM In Wild-Horse Lawsuit

RENO, Nev. (AP) - The Nevada Department of Wildlife is siding with federal land managers against a lawsuit seeking to block the removal of 2,500 wild horses from the range north of Reno.

December 18th

Montana Land Board To Make Decision On Coal Reserve Monday

BILLINGS, (AP) - State officials say the Montana Land Board will vote Monday on whether to put up for lease a half-billion ton coal reserve near the Wyoming border - a

Plans Progress For Wyoming Coal-to-GasolinePlant

CHEYENNE, (AP) - Wyoming Governor Dave Freudenthal is supporting a Texas company's proposal to build a major plant for turning coal into gasoline. The U.S.

SEEDA Eyes Possible Partnership With Forward Sheridan

The Sheridan Economic and Education Development Authority Joint Powers Board was formed to oversee the creation of the Hand in Hand Early Childhood Education Center.

Sheridan Recreation District Is Offering A Sledding Trip For Area Youth Next Week

The Sheridan Recreation District will be offering a sledding trip for local youth Tuesday December 22nd. Sheridan Recreation District Director Richard Wright.

Fishing Lake Gets $100,000 Grant

GILLETTE, (AP) - The Wyoming Wildlife and Natural Resources Trust has awarded Gillette a $100,000 grant to help fix problems with Fishing Lake.

Wyoming Senators Critical Of Federal Mine Review

CASPER, (AP) - Senators John Barrasso and Mike Enzi of Wyoming have joined six other senators in criticizing the Obama administration for what they claim is a "decision to review all state-issued coal

December 17th

University Of Wyoming Will Ask Legislators To Maintain Their Funding In The Upcoming Budget Session

More Wyoming students than ever are choosing local community colleges and the University of Wyoming to further their education.

Pathway Gets New Crosswalk At Broadway And Alger

Drivers may notice a new flashing light on Broadway Street to warn them of pedestrians crossing at Alger Street in the future.