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December 12th

Early Tickets Available for Music Festival

The Bighorn Mountain Festival will be July 8-11, 2011 in Buffalo.

The Bighorn Mountain Festival won't start for another six months, but for those willing to purchase their passes now, they can save themselves some money. Aaron Palmer has the story.

JC Meeting on Deputy Clerk Salaries

Johnson County Commissioner Smokey Wildeman

The Johnson County Commissioners will have a special public meeting Monday to discuss salaries and the possible change to an old guideline that capped salaries of the various deputy clerks. News Director for Johnson County, Aaron Palmer, has more.

December 11th

Freudenthal Comments on Wolf Management Talks

Wyoming Governor Dave Freudenthal and the governors of Idaho and Montana recently met with U.S. Fish and Wildlife officials to discuss wolf management. Freudenthal had this to say about the ongoing saga of wolf management.

Tuba Christmas Time!

The 11th Annual Tuba Christmas is coming up this Saturday. Ariel Downing, Music Director for the Big Horn High School, explains the “tuba tradition”:

Cassidy Quarterman Given Major Break

In 4th Judicial District Court Friday morning, 28-year-old mother of two, Cassidy Quarterman, was sentenced on a Felony Forgery charge.

John "JJ" Hatch Sentenced Friday

17-year-old John "JJ" Hatch was sentenced in 4th Judicial District Court Friday morning. Hatch plead guilty to one felony count of Robbery and four felony counts of Delivery of a Controlled Substance per a plea agreement with the State.

December 10th

Agreement to Retire Wyoming Range Leases

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Two groups have announced an agreement with a petroleum company to retire nearly half of its controversial gas drilling lease acreage in the Wyoming Range.

Teen Reaches Plea Deal in Fatal Casper Shooting

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - Another man accused in the fatal shooting of a Casper man during an attempted robbery has reached a plea deal with prosecutors.

Freudenthal Appoints New State Judge

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Governor Dave Freudenthal has appointed Casper attorney Catherine E. Wilking to the state 7th Judicial District Court bench, which includes Natrona County.

New Fairgrounds Director Strives for Better Customer Service

Newly hired Facilities Director of the Sheridan County Fairgrounds Melissa Albrecht

The recent announcement by the Sheridan County Fair Association Board of Trustees that Melissa Albrecht has been hired as the new Facilities Director of the Fairgrounds means inevitability there will be some changes.