Archive - May 29, 2010 - News

Wind Energy Task Force Looks At Eminent Domain

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - The legislative Task Force on Wind Energy has begun the task of considering potential changes to Wyoming's eminent domain law in dealing with so-called collector systems. Those are the power lines required to connect wind farms to larger transmission lines that connect Wyoming-generated electricity to the western grid. The task force met in Casper on Thursday.

Memorial Day Observance At State Vets' Cemetery

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Oregon Trail State Veterans Cemetery

All Roads Inside Yellowstone are Open

All roads within Yellowstone are open for the holiday weekend.
All roads within Yellowstone are open for the holiday weekend.

All roads within Yellowstone National Park are open for visitors for the holiday weekend, and most of the Park's facilities are open as well. Park Spokesperson Al Nash has this advice for those heading to Yellowstone for Memorial Day.

Election Filing Deadline Has Past

Sheridan County Election Supervisor Brenda Miech
Sheridan County Election Supervisor Brenda Miech

Friday was the deadline for candidates to file for the primary election this August. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.