(Wyoming ) – Rocky Mountain Power has asked the Wyoming Public Service Commission for a rate decrease totaling $17.6 million. For the average residential customer this will mean a decrease of 2.3 percent, or approximately $1.33 per month.
Today’s Obituaries: Melanie Ann Venzor of Lander and Dorothy J. Rusler of Riverton.
(Wyoming) – A new report from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation ranks Fremont County at the bottom of Wyoming’s 23 counties in terms of Health Outcomes and at the bottom in Health Factors that impact health.
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – The Tough Enough to Help Cancer Fund is now seeking cancer hero nominees who will be honored May 30th at the Riverton Holiday Inn at the annual Hats Off for Hope gala.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – As fundraising for a revenue guarantee to provide increased air service at Riverton Regional Airport is about to begin, the Riverton Economic and Community Development Association was reminded that the more airline seats that are sold here, the less of a guarantee would be needed.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The drive to build a new skatepark in Riverton is nearing it’s goal with just around $40,000 left to raise, the Riverton Economic and Community Development Association was told.
(Ethete, Wyo.) – A field hearing by the United States Senate Committee on Indian affairs just concluded hearing from a panel of Federal officials, and are now hearing testimony from local officials on the impacts of drugs on the Wind River Indian Reservation.
(Yellowstone National Park, Wyo.) – Yellowstone National Park joins parks, programs and partners across the country to encourage everyone to find their park and share their stories online at FindYourPark.com.
(Jackson, Wyo.) – Winter is typically the time when wildlife managers con- duct their big game counts because big game animals are concentrated on their winter ranges. This makes it easier for wildlife managers to get a good count on the herds, which can be quite large.
(Ethete, Wyo. ) – The U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, led by Sen. John Barrasso of Wyoming, is being held now at Wyoming Indian High School.
Save the Date! You do not want to miss this year’s Gardening and Backyard Living Expo – April 11th from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
(Fort Washakie, Wyo.) – Kids at the Eastern Shoshone Boys and Girls Club shouted out a good morning to all today. Thanks to Michael Chingman for the photo. And good morning to you too from County 10!
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Here is Tuesday’s recap of law enforcement activity around the county. All persons arrested or cited are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law.
(Casper, Wyo.) – The Research & Planning section of the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services reported today that the state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate held steady at 4.0% from January to February.
LARAMIE, Wyo. (March 31, 2015) – The Cowboy basketball team has recently been volunteering time to work with Healthy Pokes, an after-school program run through the University of Wyoming’s Division of Kinesiology and Health and the College of Health Sciences.
Laramie, Wyo. (March 30, 2015) — A bright sunny sky and temperatures in the 60s welcomed the Wyoming Cowboys to the first day of spring football practice on Monday in War Memorial Stadium. The Cowboys went through a two-hour, non-padded practice in what is the second spring at Wyoming for head coach Craig Bohl and his staff.
(Casper, Wyo.) – Wyoming’s snowpack is about half this year of what it was last year at this time, but the Natural Resources Conservation Service in Casper said reservoir storage is good.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – A Natural Pageant for Girls was staged Saturday at the Community Room at the Riverton Library, and the winner of the age three division was Isabella Wesaw. Congratulations Isabella!
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The National Weather Service Forecast Office at Riverton Regional Airport has renewed a Red Flag Warning through Tuesday evening for the Wind River Basin. The alert forecasts gusty winds and low humidity causing critical fire danger.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The National Weather Service is calling for high temperatures in the low 70s today, windy and mostly sunny across the region.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The National Weather Service Forecast Office at Riverton Regional Airport has extended the Red Flag Warning for spring burning through Tuesday evening. While temperatures will moderate Monday evening, more warm and dry conditions are expected for Tuesday.
(Laramie, Wyo.) – The Wyoming Game and Fish Department teamed up with researchers at the University of Wyoming on a study to look at the health of the Snowy Range moose population.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – A long-awaited English translation of The Poetic Edda: Stories of the Norse Gods and Heroes, is currently the number one European Literature release being sold on Amazon.com. While that is not unusual in and of itself, the author is from Wyoming-far from the shores of Iceland and Norway where the poems were first written in the era of the Vikings.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The art of a rural Riverton artist has been chosen for the permanent collection of the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C.
(Lander, Wyo.) – Wyoming Catholic College was featured Sunday morning on the national cable talk show Fox & Friends about its refusal to accept federal financial aid.
Dispatch: Arrests; Wind rolls camper and truck Saturday; Two other rollovers reported; More frauds alleged
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Here is Monday’s report of law enforcement activity over the weekend. All persons cited or arrested are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law:
(Cheyenne, Wyo.) – The warmer weather of the past few weeks has effectively removed the ice from most waters in the state and anglers in increasing numbers are taking advantage of the good fishing that is usually available once waters open up.