(Cheyenne, Wyo.) – Governor Matt Mead said he is pleased the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled in Wyoming’s favor in an important case. Wyoming had intervened in a lawsuit that challenged a forest management plan for the Black Hills National Forest. Wyoming supported the U.S. Forest Service’s plan for dealing with bark beetles, and timber management that created jobs and allowed grazing, but environmental groups challenged that plan. The appeals court today upheld the plan.
(Lander, Wyo.) – Today the City of Lander excitedly announced that Tegeler and Associates is sponsoring a $25,000 Hole-in-One Challenge for the Lander Community Center Fundraising Tournament. The event will be held on Saturday, August 23rd at the Lander Golf Course.
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Filing for candidates for school boards, special districts and non-partisan seats begins tomorrow, Aug. 6 and closes Aug. 25. These candidate will be added to the Nov. 4 General Election ballot. Those filing as independents for statewide races are required to have 4,833 signatures. The Primary Election, covering candidates for other offices, is Aug. 19.
(Lander, Wyo.) – Were you one of the lucky individuals who got had a delayed commute this morning between Lander and Riverton? You can expect those delays to continue through Thursday.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Buy a 32” or larger TV and “Spin the Prize Wheel” and win a HDMI, Screen Cleaning Kit, Surge Protector or the Grand Prize a LG Blu-Ray Player.
(Fremont County, Wyo) – County 10 recently added 10 Lost & Found! 10 Lost & Found is a vetted Facebook group designed for Fremont County residents to post items they’re missing or have stumbled upon. This would include lost pets, found cell phones, etc.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – When the streets are dry from the rain, a City of Riverton painting crew will resume refreshing the paint on crosswalks in school zones and at major crossings. This crew was spotted working on East Pershing near Ashgrove School on Monday. the 2014-15 school year begins August 25th in Riverton.