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Barrasso on Healthcare: New Law Hasn't Created Promised Jobs

US Sen. John Barrasso

Wyoming US Sen. John Barrasso gave a speech on the floor of the Senate, saying that President Obama's new health care law has not created the jobs he promised it would.

New Business Building Tours Offered Before Upcoming Cowboy Football Games

The University of Wyoming will host open houses for their new Business Building before two upcoming Wyoming Cowboy football games.

UW Receives Over $200k From Americorps Program

The University of Wyoming received $217,000 from the AmeriCorps' Connecting Campus and Community Program this year.

Accident Closes Portion of I-90 Near Buffalo

An accident early Saturday evening closed a section of Interstate 90 just north of Buffalo. The incident occurred about 7 pm just south of the Rock Creek Exit in the eastbound lanes.

Concert Features Former Scholarship Recipients

A concert presented by former scholarship recipients of the Johnson County Arts and Humanities Council was Saturday afternoon at the Occidental Hotel in Buffalo.
Laura Kelly, piano, and Jolene Mills, violin, performed classical compositions accompanied by Jena Mills.

21-year-old Gillette Man Dies in One-Vehicle Rollover

According to a news release from the Wyoming Highway Patrol, a 21-year-old Gillette man was killed in a one-vehicle crash after being ejected from his 2002 Chevy truck when it rolled Monday, September 12th about three miles east of Gillette in Campbell County on Interstate 90.

Sagebrush Elementary Encouraging Parent Involvement

Sagebrush Elementary principal Mike Wood stressed the importance of the new in-depth way teachers are working with students at his school, during his annual elementary update to the School District No. 2 Board of Trustees.

Wyo Residents Participate in Jury Duty Practice for Law Students

WY NEWS SERVICE --- University of Wyoming Law Students will be practicing the process of selecting jurors for a criminal trial, and Wyoming residents will participate in the staged jury selection process.

Great Plains Gallery Opening at Ucross

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Balancing Act: Burrowing Owl, Buffalo Gap (image courtesy of Michael Forsberg)

The opening of “Great Plains - America's Lingering Wild” will take place this afternoon at the Ucross Foundation Art Gallery. The show is based on images from Photographer Michael Forsberg.

Stuck 'At the KOA', Stranded Tourists Say They Have New, More Positive Opinions of Wyoming

Lee and Broderick wearing the hats they wore for their 'At the KOA' YouTube video. (Brentwood photography)

Two stranded tourists have found an interesting way to deal with a tough situation. Stuck at the KOA campground in Sheridan, some 2,000 miles from home, the two have called on a 21st century method of raising money - viral YouTube videos.