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09/30/14 04:16 AM
A proposed mine in Northeastern Wyoming that shares the name of a lodge in the Bighorns but won't actually be located there has received some support from residents, as well as some concerns. The Bear Lodge Mine, not to be confused again with the lodge off of US 14, will be located about 12 miles from Sundance near the town of Upton. Paul Wallem from our Gillette News Desk has more on this story...
09/30/14 03:28 AM
The Sheridan Senior Center is hosting a two day event this Friday and Saturday, and it's all about being a caregiver. The free conference includes an appreciation dinner Friday evening from 5:30 to 7:30 pm at the Senior Center. Following the dinner, there will be a panel which will allow folks to hear experiences from other caregivers, to learn tips, and gain support.
09/30/14 02:45 AM
It's official, Mark Bentley of Buffalo will be joining the staff of the Big Horn Mountain Radio Network as General Manager. Mark spoke about his new position on Community Speaks Monday, saying he wants to make sure The Big Horn Mountain Radio Network's stations are all "community stations". Bentley has a long track record of experience in radio, and he says the stations he worked for all focused on local content, something he will bring to our stations...
09/29/14 03:59 PM
Monday afternoon at the Sheridan County Circuit Court, Magistrate Carol Doughty sitting in for Shelly Cundiff presided over the arraignment of Micah Lacunza, who was involved in a high speed chase and theft of two vehicles Friday. Lacunza's bond was set at $50,000 as he faces upwards of three felonies, and at least three misdemeanors for his actions.
09/29/14 12:01 PM
As we reported both Friday afternoon and this morning over our stations, a car chase took place on Interstate 90 ending near the Sheridan Water Treatment Plant. An arrest was made but at the time, the officers weren't sure of the subject's name. The subject has been identified as 27-year-old Micah Lacunza of Sheridan.
09/29/14 10:55 AM
Nobody wants to hear the "w" word this early in fall, but the truth of the matter is we live in Wyoming, and sooner or later, it will be here. As we've already seen with this month's out of season snow storm, winter weather can come at a fast pace, and cause a lot of havoc for those unprepared. That is why the National Weather Service will be hosting a Winter Weather Awareness Day October 8th. Chris Jones with the National Weather Service in Riverton...
State News
Casper, Wyom. – The 2015 MISS WYOMING USA and MISS WYOMING TEEN USA Pageants took place Sunday, September 21, at the Casper Events Center in Casper. A large crowd filled the center on Sunday evening for the pageant finals, where the panel of judges selected Caroline Scott of Cheyenne as MISS WYOMING USA 2015, and Payton Sanders of Casper as MISS WYOMING TEEN USA 2015.  Both
Washington – This week, the Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI), a leading free-market think tank on economic policy, awarded Senator Mike Enzi (R-Wyo.) the distinguished “Champion of the Worker” award for his perfect voting record on key employment and workforce issues during the 113th Congress. The senator’s voting record garnered him a 100% rating according to

The Wyoming State Bar announced on Thursdaym September 18 that Bobbi D. Overfield, an attorney from Thermopolis, has been elected commissioner of the Wyoming State Bar to represent the Fifth Judicial District, which consists of Big Horn, Hot Springs, Park and Washakie Counties. Overfield will serve a three-year term. Overfield is proud to be a Wyoming lawyer and a partner with Michael Messenger
Gillette, WYO. – September 15, 2014 - The Campbell County Chamber of Commerce and Campbell County Economic Development Corporation are coming together to raise awareness of emerging federal policies impacting affordable energy across the U.S.

The “Affordable Energy Rally” will be held on September 25, 2014 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Cam-Plex Multi-Events Facility. U.S.
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