(WY News Service) -- Though Wyoming kids are some of the better ones in terms of spending time outdoors, integrating those gadgets kids are so accustomed to these days will get them into the outdoors even more, says the National Wildlife Federation.

The 25th annual Polar Bear Plunge will take place later today at Lake DeSmet. Since the lake isn't totally frozen due to a somewhat mild winter so far, the event will be a it different this year says Spokesman Rob Forister.

In what was a little lighter story from 2011, you might remember those guys who were stuck at the KOA.

The Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library will host a book/film discussion series titled: 'Making Sense of the American Civil War', meeting twice monthly starting in January and lasting into May.

An unusual alliance is taking shape in Wyoming and other Western states.

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - The Montana Highway Patrol says four people are dead and another is hospitalized after a head-on crash on an Interstate 90 frontage road on the Crow Indian Reservation.

The Water Year 2011 Hydrologic Summary from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration office in Riverton was released this week, and Wyoming saw a record water year in 2011 which included heavy flooding across the state.

One of the bigger national stories of 2011 reached our community in September, when a Sheridan County woman died as a result of eating a Listeria-tainted cantaloupe.

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