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Encana May Sell Jonah Field
March 18, 2014 – 3:13 pm | Comments Off

(Pinedale) – The Encana Corporation is in advanced talks to sell its interest in the Jonah Field for $2 billion, according to the Wall Street Journal.
However, an Encana spokesman told the …

Arapaho Schools Losing Superintendent
March 18, 2014 – 3:11 pm | Comments Off

(Riverton/AP) – Northern Arapaho Schools are losing their fifth leader in seven years.
Superintendent Chantell Denson announced last week she was leaving Fremont County School District 38 after a year on the job.
Denson …

Spring Flooding
March 18, 2014 – 3:10 pm | Comments Off

(Cheyenne/AP) – Forecasters say Wyoming’s heavy snowpack this winter could lead to flooding in parts of the state this spring.
Steve Rubin with the National Weather Service says snowpack figures range from 125 …

Spikes Included
March 18, 2014 – 3:08 pm | Comments Off
Spikes Included

(Lander) – Wyoming Game and Fish Regional Wildlife Coordinator Daryl Lutz says the agency considered a “spikes excluded” provision for Hunt Areas 67 and 68 around Dubois but that type of season …

Rev3 Cowboy Tough
March 18, 2014 – 3:01 pm | Comments Off

(Riverton) – The Rev3 Cowboy Tough Adventure Race will return to Wyoming for a second year, and this year not only will a considerable portion of the race take place in Fremont …

Chamber Allocates Tourism Funds
March 18, 2014 – 2:51 pm | Comments Off

(Riverton) – The Riverton Chamber of Commerce reports it is distributing nearly  $100,000-Tourism Asset dollars to 19 organizations to encourage visitation.
The Chamber funded most of the requests entirely but could only allocate …

The Morning Buzz
March 18, 2014 – 11:53 am | Comments Off

Today on The Morning Buzz:
Dr. James White, Medical Director at the new Wound Care Center at Riverton Memorial Hospital and Margaret Wilder, Program Directory at the Wound Care Center
Samantha Miller, Science Fair Coordinator, and Science …

Wyoming News from AP
March 17, 2014 – 3:31 pm | Comments Off
Wyoming News from AP

Northern Arapaho losing another superintendent
(Information in the following story is from: The (Riverton, Wyo.) Ranger,
RIVERTON, Wyo. (AP) — Northern Arapaho schools are losing their fifth leader in seven years.
Superintendent Chantell Denson announced Wednesday …

Midday News – March 17, 2014
March 17, 2014 – 3:26 pm | Comments Off
Midday News – March 17, 2014

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Man Faces Several Charges for Resisting Arrest
March 17, 2014 – 3:16 pm | Comments Off

(Lander) – A 33-year-old Lander man faces several charges after attempting to resist his arrest Sunday afternoon.
The Fremont County Sheriff’s Office says Joseph Withrow was stopped by a deputy in the 200 …

Weekend Update
March 17, 2014 – 3:15 pm | Comments Off

(Lander) – Eight people were arrested for driving while under the influence over the weekend.
Four of the DUI arrests were made by the Riverton Police Department, three were made by Lander Police and …

Great Lakes Reports Passenger Decline
March 17, 2014 – 3:14 pm | Comments Off

(Cheyenne) – Great Lakes Aviation, Wyoming’s only airline, reports passenger numbers were down more than 45% in February of this year compared to the same month in 2013.
The airline, which serves Riverton …