CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - Three conservation groups are suing the U.S. Interior Department over a plan to open the Fortification Creek area in northeast Wyoming to coal-bed methane development. The Bureau of Land Management has approved phased development starting this year.
The Sheridan Economic and Educational Development Authority will play a bigger role in developing a plan for economic development in Sheridan. The SEEDA Board approved a document Tuesday that will serve as a process and procedure manual for Sheridan economic development.