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Sen. Enzi Sponsors Legislation Giving Workers More Time to Pay Back 401(k) Debts

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Sen. Enzi Sponsors Legislation Giving Workers More Time to Pay Back 401(k) Debts

A bill sponsored in part by U.S. Senator Mike Enzi aims to give workers who leave their jobs more time to repay money they’ve taken out of their company’s 401(k) retirement plan. The bipartisan proposal was reintroduced in the U.S. Senate on Tuesday.

Juvenile justice without a juvenile jail

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The sign above the entrance of the Northern Arapaho Nation Department of Family Services in Arapahoe, Wyoming. Representatives of the tribe have pushed harder than ever for a jail on the reservation. (Ron Feemster/WyoFile — click to view)
By Ron Feemster
Originally published March 19, 2013 on WyoFile

Dreamers seek driver’s licenses in Wyoming

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Under new federal rules, immigrants follow the above filing process to enroll in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. The Wyoming Department of Transportation has denied licenses to multiple immigrants enrolled in the program, prompting objections from immigration lawyers. (Courtesy United States Customs and Immigration Service — click to view)
By Gregory Nickerson
Originally published March 19, 2013 on WyoFile

Garden Club Meeting/Presentation Takes Place Monday, Mar. 25

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Garden Club Meeting/Presentation Takes Place Monday, Mar. 25 (Photo courtesty of Wikipedia)

With spring just around the corner, not only is better weather on the way - but so are weeds and pests. Next Monday, Extension Educator for the University of Wyoming, Scott Hininger, will be giving a presentation to garden club members preparing them for spring gardening.

Cindy Hill Comments on Ed. Dept's Lack of Usable Data

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Cindy Hill Comments on Ed. Dept's Lack of Usable Data

On Tuesday morning's edition of Public Pulse, State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Cindy Hill, shared her thoughts regarding the Wyoming Department of Education's inability to provide usable data to the legislature. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has the story.

Sheridan Airport Gets Master Plan Grant

Sheridan's airport is gearing up to undergo a study for the formulation of a Master Plan.

Zowada Urges Commissioners to Act on Road

Merlin and Lori Zowada have been working since 2006 to have a private road established to access their business. The road he used previously went through property that belonged to Mullinax Construction, and with no easement in place the Zowadas were essentially cut off from their business.

Wyoming Moose Stories

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Bill Sniffin

For some reason, “moose have been in the nooze” this winter in my part of Wyoming. There have been some good news stories, some crime news, some locked antler battles and even two moose rescue stories.

Tongue River Science Teacher Recognized Statewide

A science teacher at Tongue River Middle School in Ranchester has been featured in a promotional video by the Wyoming Department of Education.

Liquor Tax Under Scrutiny

An interim legislative committee is planning to study Wyoming's beer and liquor tax this summer.

SheridanWyoming.com