Tornado Spotted Near Billings Monday

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Tornados circled the Billings area Monday night; no reports of any touching down.

As the country music group Sugarland performed in the RimRock Auto Arena at MetraPark in Billings Monday evening, tornado sirens were going off in the Heights area of the city. Emergency crews reported that a tornado had been spotted near Laurel, Montana.

Bikers Against Bruises Coming Up

The 3rd Annual Bikers Against Bruises Event will be held June 24th and 25th, beginning and ending in Sheridan.

Coming up June 24th and 25th, the Advocacy & Resource Center is hosting its 3rd Annual Bikers Against Bruises event. Friday night the 24th is geared toward families, says co-organizer Yvonne Swanson.

Representative Berger Among Delegation to China

Wyoming Representative Rosie Berger, ( l ), enjoys a visit to the Great Wall of China with Montana Governor Brian Schweitzer and Montana First Lady Nancy Schweitzer. The three, along with three other state elected officials from around the United States, are on a two-week tour of China on behalf of the Council of State Governments.

The Gasification & Coal Chemicals in Asia Pacific 2011 Conference, more easily identified as GAP 2011, is coming up in Beijing, China June 8th and 9th.

Spring Black Bear Areas 3 and 4 Are Closed

Black bear hunt areas 3 and 4 are now closed. (Photo Coutesy of the G&F)

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has announced that black bear hunt areas 3 and 4 in the Bighorn Management Unit in the Bighorn Mountains are now closed. The closure was due to the fact that the spring harvest quota of six female black bears was reached.

Buffalo's Budget Gets Second Reading

Buffalo City Council

The Annual Appropriations Bill, or budget, for the City of Buffalo will get its second reading at their regular meeting this evening at Buffalo City Hall.

Jo Co Commission Meeting Preview

Johnson County Commissioner Smokey Wildeman

The Johnson County Commissioners will have their regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday, and one of the main topics will be the new presentation and offer of services from Volunteers of America to continue providing juvenile detention and probation services to the county.

Sheridan Commercial Park Agreement

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Sheridan City Council approves commercial park agreement.

The Sheridan City Council approved an agreement Monday night that is another step in facilitating economic development within the community. Attempts to bring the Sheridan Commercial Park subdivision to fruition began in the early 1970's.

Bus Carrying Wyoming Students Crashes in Iowa

A bus transporting a youth marching band from Wyoming to a national competition crashed and ended up on its side in western Iowa on Monday. (Photo Courtesy of The Des Moines Register)

MINDEN, Iowa (AP) - A bus transporting a youth marching band from Wyoming to a national competition in Indiana crashed and ended up on its side in western Iowa, leaving more than three dozen people injured.

Flood Watch for Jo Co Through Tuesday (Update)

A Flood Watch remains in effect for Johnson County Through Tuesday afternoon. Clear Creek and Middle Fork of the Powder are being watched closely.

The Johnson County Incident Command has updated the flood situation in the county as of Monday. A Flood Watch remains in effect for the entire county through Tuesday afternoon.

SEEDA to Take Public Comment on HIH Center Tuesday Night

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SEEDA will hold a work session Tuesday night to take public comment on the closing of the Hand in Hand Childcare Center.

The Sheridan Economic and Education Development Authority will be taking public comment this evening regarding the future of the now closed Hand in Hand Childcare Center in Sheridan.