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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.

Memorial Hospital Employee Partners Give $29K

Memorial Hospital Employees Celebrate partnership giving at a party Thursday in the hospital cafeteria.

A party was held Thursday at Sheridan Memorial Hospital to celebrate the SMH Employee Partners vote to give over $29,000 to support a future expansion of the Intensive Care Unit at the hospital. Hospital Foundation Executive Director, Ada Kirven, explains.

Caller Inquires About Petitioning Removal of Tax

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Mayor Dave Kinskey

Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey was the guest for the full hour of Public Pulse Thursday morning on NewsTalk 930 KROE. Among the various topics posed by host Kim Love and a several callers was this, from a caller early in the program.

Top of the World a "Leader"

Duke Energy's Top of the World Wind Farm near Casper. (Photo

WYOMING NEWS SERVICE, Casper, WY - A study by Pew Environment Group finds the U.S.

December 9th

Sheridan Viewshed Analysis and Plan

The CIty of Sheridan has hired consultants to help make sure that views like this are preserved for years to come.

The City of Sheridan has retained the services of AECOM to develop a plan to preserve the viewshed in Sheridan. Thursday, consultants with AECOM met with key stakeholders throughout the community to hear ideas on how to protect the scenic areas within Sheridan.

Freudenthal Discusses the Sale of State Land in Grand Teton National Park

Wyoming Governor Dave Freudenthal

At his regularly-scheduled media conference Thursday, Wyoming Governor Dave Freudenthal discussed the sale of state land in Grand Teton National Park.

Lummis Selected to Serve on Powerful Committee

U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis

In a media release issued Thursday, U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis announced that she has been selected by her Republican colleagues to serve on the prestigious House Committee on Appropriations.