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Senator Burns Weighs in on Sage Grouse Issue

Sage Grouse

Governor Matt Mead is asking Wyoming lawmakers to budget $10 million over the next two years to free up federal and private matching funds to purchase conservation easements on private ranches in Wyoming in sage grouse areas.

Groups Call for Flaming Gorge Pipeline Intervention

Groups Call for Flaming Gorge Pipeline Intervention

A plan to get water to Colorado’s Front Range is back on the table, although a coalition of ten conservation groups is hoping the plan is short lived.

Santa!

As it has done for the past few years, OnStar is offering a chance to track Santa's progress this year.

Kaycee Mayor Updates Commission on Recycling

Kaycee Mayor Tom Knapp gave an update to the Johnson County Commissioners on the city's recycling program, its new waste transfer station, and the situation with the Solid Waste District.

Fremont Co. Bus Stop Death Highlights Close Calls

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - A fatal bus stop accident in Fremont County is bringing some attention to close calls involving school buses.

WDE: Work Together, 'Lift All Students to Proficiency'

On America's educational landscape, states are ultimately judged at the national level by what percentage of its schools are proficient their respective state assessment. While some states are struggling, Wyoming is performing well.

Jo Co, Buffalo Discussing Modeling for Lake DeSmet

Johnson County Commissioners

At the Johnson County Commissioner's meeting Tuesday, Commission Chair Smokey Wildeman brought to the other commissioners the possibility of the county and City of Buffalo having their own modeling study of Lake DeSmet done, to be ready in case industry should show interest in the lake in the future

Water Agreement With M&M Ranch Signed by Jo Co

A water agreement and license with M&M Ranch Acquisition LLC, the Lake DeSmet Counties Coalition Joint Powers Board, Sheridan County and Johnson County was signed by Johnson County Commission Chair Smokey Wildeman at their meeting Tuesday.

Kaycee Mayor Updates Jo Co Commission on Projects

Kaycee's Mayor, Tom Knapp, recently updated the Johnson County Commissioners on various projects the city has been working on.

Knapp said the Streets Project is now officially complete, ending a number of years of construction and setbacks.

Domestic Violence and the Holidays

Domestic Violence and the Holidays

Holiday stress and alcohol consumption seem to be the perfect combination for a rise in domestic violence cases during the holiday season, and while it would be easy to suspect that domestic violence cases may spike this time of year, the number of reported cases in Sheridan County remain about the