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The Future of Wyoming's Lottery

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In a move some say was decades in the making, the state of Wyoming will soon be home to either its very own lottery or participate in a multi-state lottery game like Powerball. (Photo courtesy of Flickr user David Ciani)

In a move some say was decades in the making, the state of Wyoming will soon be home to either its very own lottery or participate in a multi-state lottery game like Powerball. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has the latest.

Avalanche in Grand Teton National Park Kills Jackson Man

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GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) - Grand Teton National Park officials say an avalanche has killed a backcountry skier from Jackson.

Conservation Group Protests Wyoming Mine Development

A conservationist group has filed a federal lawsuit to stop development of three Wyoming coal mines on the grounds that no public notice was given prior to governmental approval.

"Wild West Wine Fest" Packs the Warehouse

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It wasn't quite finished. There were a few rough spots, but all in all, Warehouse 201 was transformed into a fabulous night spot to hold the 2013 “Wild West Wine Fest,” a fundraiser for the Downtown Sheridan Association.

Computer Classes Offered At Johnson County Library

Starting next week, the Johnson County Library will offer computer classes on Tuesdays and Wednesdays during March, April and May.

The classes will be offered Wednesday afternoons from 2 to 3:30pm; one Tuesday evening per month from 6 to 7pm. The week the Tuesday class is held, there will be no Wednesday class.

State Legislators Budget for the Future

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Representative Rosie Berger (Courtesy Photo)

Now that the 62nd Wyoming State Legislature is in the books, Sheridan Media's Ron Richter had a chance to catch up with Representative Rosie Berger to get her take on the session.

Legislators Say Constituents Got Nasty

Wyoming legislative leaders are decrying what they said were rude and threatening lobbying tactics by supporters of gun rights bills and other hotly debated issues in the legislative session that ended this week.

Petition Aims To Restore Superintendent Position

The Wyoming Constitution Party is collecting signatures to repeal the new state law that removed state education superintendent Cindy Hill from office.

Bill Redefines Unemployment Eligibility

Workers' rights organizations are troubled by one of the bills on the Governor's desk.

SCSD 2 Approved for Sixth Elementary School

SCSD 2 Approved for Sixth Elementary School (Photo by Chris Foy)

Based on the growing numbers of kindergarteners within Sheridan County School District Two, the State Facilities Commission has allocated funds for the district to purchase land for an additional elementary school.

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