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April 1st, 2013

Wyoming Game and Fish Introduces New Invasive Species Regulations

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Wyoming Game and Fish Introduces New Invasive Species Regulations (Photo courtesy of Wikipedia)

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has introduced new regulations in an effort to keep Wyoming's waters free from harmful aquatic invasive species.

Powder River Basin Resource Council Awards Prizes to Science Fair Participants

Powder River Basin Resource Council Awards Prizes to Science Fair Participants

The Powder River Basin Resource Council, a grassroots organization dedicated to conservation of Wyoming's natural resources, has announced the winners of this year's science fair. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has the story.

A Busy Month At the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library

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A Busy Month At the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library

April is a busy month at the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library. Library Director Cameron Duff says there will be a variety of free programs available to members of the public.

Buffalo's Raw Water Line Upgrade Nearing Completion

At their last meeting the Buffalo City Council was updated on the raw water line project by City Works Director Les Hook, who said the line is “pretty much wrapped up.”

Wyoming Retirement System Fires Investment Officer

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Wyoming Retirement System has fired its chief investment officer following federal insider trading charges on transactions that predate his state employment.

Wyoming Hero Died for Tragic Reasons

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Bill Sniffin

 

The name Lester Hunt is not that prominent in Wyoming these days.

Oh, it can be found on a building at the Wyoming Life Resource Center in Lander.  Our local airport is named Hunt Field, although most folks think it was named after the world-renowned One Shot Antelope Hunt.

But Lester Hunt was a great citizen of our state.  At times, he was even heroic.

County Calls for 2014 One-Cent Tax Requests

It's judgment day for recipients of Optional One-Cent Tax money in Sheridan.

WCWI Looking for Women of Distinction

The Wyoming Council for Women's Issues is accepting nominations for their annual Wyoming Woman of Distinction Award until May 1.

VAMC Celebrates Wyoming Welcome Home Day

When Darrel Peterson came home from his second tour in Vietnam, there was no parade to thank him for his service.

G&F Teaches Sheridan How to Handle Grumpy Wildlife

If you run into a bear the next time you go camping, do you know what you should do? What if you notice you're being watched by a mountain lion during a hike?