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November 29th, 2012

Free Community Dinner Is Sunday

Everyone has heard there's no such thing as a free lunch, but there is a free Community Holiday Dinner in Sheridan, and this year's 22nd annual get-together is Sunday.

Wyoming Company Partners to Provide Wind, Solar Power

Photo courtesy of www.lakewindpower.com. Used with permission.

Lake Wind Power has partnered with JLM Energy, Inc., to bring unique alternative energy sources to homes and businesses around Wyoming.

Lummis Named In Top 10 Most Chic Congressional Ladies

The Chic Incumbent, a website dedicated to fashion policing efforts on Capitol Hill, named Wyoming Representative, Cynthia Lummis as one of the top 10 most “chic” ladies in Congress.

Wyoming Economy is Strong, But Lacks Diversity

Headwaters Economics released a report Thursday showing Wyoming's economy is relatively healthy when compared to other western states, but is largely dependent solely on the energy industry.

Crossing Pedestrian Killed in Cheyenne

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A man was struck by a car and killed while crossing a street in Cheyenne.

Cheyenne police say the collision happened around 7 p.m. Tuesday on Dell Range Blvd. in north Cheyenne.

Tribe Seeks to Appeal Eagle Killing Policy

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A Wyoming Indian tribe is asking a federal judge to reconsider a recent ruling that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service acted properly in prohibiting the tribe from killing bald eagles for religious purposes on its central Wyoming reservation.

November 29th

Johnson County Commission Tables Agreement With Sasol

Johnson County's Commissioners, at their last meeting, voted to table an agreement between the county and Sasol North America, Inc. for rights the company will receive as part of their purchase of M&M Ranch at Lake DeSmet.

Campbell County Memorial Hospital Seeks New CEO

Campbell County Memorial Hospital Seeks New CEO

Campbell County Memorial Hospital is seeking a new CEO. The Gillette News Record reports Bob Morasko will become a consultant to the hospital Dec. 31 and will help with the transition to a new CEO.

Gov. Mead Calls Energy Initiatives Proposed by Public "Innovative"

Gov. Mead Calls Energy Initiatives Proposed by Public "Innovative"

We previously reported that Wyoming Governor Matt Mead was asking for public input on the state's energy strategy moving forward.

UW Researchers to Explore Pacific Ocean Floor to Understand History of Earth’s Crust

The JOIDES Resolution, referred to as JR, is the research vessel that will be used to collect samples along the seafloor in the Pacific Ocean. (Photo courtesy of the University of Wyoming)

Two professors in the Geology and Geophysics Department at the University of Wyoming will soon set sail this December, but it won’t be a leisurely vacation as husband and wife.