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Midday News – February 5, 2014
February 5, 2014 – 11:41 am | Comments Off
Midday News – February 5, 2014

Listen to the Wednesday broadcast: Larson, Cannan Appointed to Council… CWC Provides Tax Filing Assistance… Streeper Leads Sled Dog Race… Winter Fair Update

Winter Fair Update
February 5, 2014 – 11:36 am | Comments Off

(Lander) — The Wyoming State Winter Fair Committee says that booth spaces for the annual Trade Show are booking very quickly this year.

Booths are available on a first come, first serve basis …

Streeper Leads Sled Dog Race
February 5, 2014 – 11:35 am | Comments Off
Streeper Leads Sled Dog Race

(Lander) — Stacey Teasley took the lead to win the Lander leg of International Pedigree Stage Stop Seld Dog Race yesterday but Blayne “Buddy” Streeper is the leading musher overall in the week-long …

CWC Provides Tax Filing Assistance
February 5, 2014 – 11:33 am | Comments Off

(Riverton) — Former and current Central Wyoming College accounting and income tax students will provide free assistance to those who need help filing their tax returns.

Assistance will be offered on the CWC campus …

Larson, Cannan Appointed to Council
February 5, 2014 – 11:32 am | Comments Off
Larson, Cannan Appointed to Council

(Riverton) — Kyle Larson and Martin Cannan were appointed to fill vacancies in Ward One and Ward Three respectively on the Riverton City Council at last night’s regular council meeting.

Councilmen Eric Heiser and …

Wet Nose Wednesday – February 5, 2014
February 5, 2014 – 11:22 am | Comments Off
Wet Nose Wednesday – February 5, 2014

Wet Nosed Wednesday Featured Pets
These local pets are looking for a loving place to call home!
From the Lander Pet Connection let us introduce Willy the dog and Katie Purry the Cat!
Call Lander Pet Connection at …

Wyoming News from AP
February 4, 2014 – 12:56 pm | Comments Off
Wyoming News from AP

Cold, snow back in Wyoming this week
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming is seeing another shot of bitter cold and snow this week.
The National Weather Service says temperatures this week will be 20 to 30 degrees below …

Midday News – February 4, 2014
February 4, 2014 – 12:52 pm | Comments Off
Midday News – February 4, 2014

Listen to the Tuesday broadcast: Warpness Pursues Beer Tax Increase… Sled Dog Races… Snowpack Above Normal… Lander Wild Horse Sanctuary… Shoshone National Forest Projects

Shoshone National Forest Projects
February 4, 2014 – 12:49 pm | Comments Off
Shoshone National Forest Projects

(Cody) — The Shoshone National Forest Resource Advisory Committee is seeking applications for projects in Fremont and Park counties that support local economies and enhance the health of forest ecosystems.

Projects may be …

Lander Wild Horse Sanctuary
February 4, 2014 – 12:43 pm | Comments Off
Lander Wild Horse Sanctuary

(Cheyenne) — The Bureau of Land Management Lander Field Office is initiiating a 30-day public scoping period prior to analyzing a proposed wild horse ecosanctuary approximately seven miles north of Lander.

The 900 …

Snowpack Above Normal
February 4, 2014 – 12:39 pm | Comments Off

(Casper) — Wyoming’s snowpack is above normal so far this winter.

However, the latest report from the Natural Resources Conservation Service indicates snowpack in the Wind River Basin is at 97 percent of …

Sled Dog Race
February 4, 2014 – 12:33 pm | Comments Off
Sled Dog Race

(Lander) — Blayne Streeper of Fort Nelson, British Columbia is leading the Pedigree International Stage Stop Sled Dog Race.

Streeper won the Saturday and Sunday stages of the race in Alpine and West …