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December 28th

Wyoming Draft Sage Grouse Plan Released

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The U.S. Bureau of Land Management and U.S. Forest Service favor a middle path among the options they're considering for protecting sage grouse habitat in Wyoming.

I-90 Closed at Piney Creek Due to Crash

UPDATE - A multiple vehicle crash at Piney Creek has resulted in the closure of Interstate 90 in both the east and west-bound lanes between Sheridan and Buffalo.

Emergency vehicles are still on the scene at this time.

Federal Judge Allows Idaho Wolf Hunt

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BOISE, Idaho (AP) - A federal judge allowed a wolf derby to proceed on public land in Idaho, ruling its organizers aren't required to get a special permit from the U.S. Forest Service.

Green River to Host 2nd Annual Spaceport Day

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GREEN RIVER, Wyo. (AP) - If you start calling a rural airstrip a spaceport, there's no telling who might land there.

Almost 20 years have passed since Green River officials renamed their local dirt airstrip out in the sagebrush the Greater Green River Intergalactic Spaceport.

History Records 'White Christmas' for 1913

Sheridan Media thought it might be fun to take a look back at Christmas Day in 1913. Here is how The Sheridan Post newspaper reported the day's events on Dec. 26, 1913.

Senior Center Launches Life Planning Series

A series aimed at helping Sheridan County's older residents plan for their future starts next month at the Sheridan Senior Center.

Avalanche Center Reports Moderate Slide Risks

Backcountry users in northwestern Wyoming and eastern Idaho are being warned to be careful following two avalanche deaths.

December 27th

Seniors Celebrate New Year

The senior center in Sheridan will host a New Year's Eve celebration on the 31st, starting at noon.

Local Senator Supports Medical Marijuana

A local senator says he supports legalizing medical marijuana.

News Director Leslie Stratmoen has the story.

Report Finds Rural Medicaid Disadvantage

A recent report finds rural Medicaid at a disadvantage.

News Director Leslie Stratmoen has the report.