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High Wind Warning
...high Wind Warning For Bordeaux Between Mile Markers 60 And 75 On I-25 Through Wednesday... ...high Wind Warning In Effect Until 6 Pm Mst Wednesday... The National Weather Service In Cheyenne Has Issued A High Wind Warning...which Is In Effect Until 6 Pm Mst Wednesday. * Timing...these Strong Winds Will Persist Through The Early ...Read More.
Effective: January 17, 2017 at 12:44pmExpires: January 18, 2017 at 6:00pmTarget Area: Central Laramie Range and Southwest Platte County

Quadra Dangle Square Dance Club: Lessons

By: Seattle Municipal Archives
The Quadra Dangle Square Dance Club is inviting people of all ages and abilities to participate in square dancing lessons. The mainstream level lessons are on Tuesdays and Thursdays 7PM-8:30PM at Square Dance Hall, 3905 Grays Gable Road. Lessons start January 24th and go till March 9th.... Continue Reading

Fun Facts and Famous Birthdays

By: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Today’s Fun Facts: Today’s Customer Service Day and Ditch New Years Resolutions Day. Today’s number of the day:  1,287.  That’s the amount of money spent on fast-food by the average American. Today in History: On this date in 2007 the Doomsday Clock was set to five minutes to midnight in response to North Korea nuclear testing.... Continue Reading

Wolverine Caught on Remote Camera in West-Central Idaho

By: Barney Moss
MCCALL, Idaho (AP) — A wolverine has been recorded on an Idaho Fish and Game camera near McCall in west-central Idaho as part of a four-state study to determine where the elusive mammals live. The agency reported Friday that a remote camera recorded at least one wolverine earlier this winter feeding on a deer leg attached to a tree about 12 miles northeast of McCall.... Continue Reading

Teton County Considers Snake River Fence Settlement

By: tim
  JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — A potential settlement between Teton County and a property owner would mean fence poles too close to the Snake River would be removed by next summer. The Jackson Hole News & Guide reports that the settlement would end a long fight between the county and Owl Creek Retreat LLC.... Continue Reading

Bill Proposes Banning Suspected Terrorists from Buying Guns

By: Indi Samarajiva
  CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A Wyoming lawmaker wants to bar anyone on federal terrorism watch lists from purchasing guns in the state. The Casper Star-Tribune reports that Sen. James Anderson, R-Casper, is co-sponsoring a bill that would add people on the FBI’s Terror Screening Database — which includes the so-called “no-fly list” — to the list of people who are not eligible to possess guns in Wyoming.... Continue Reading

Rule Easing Public Lands Transfer Concerns Hunters, Others

By: Yellowstone National Park
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A change in U.S. House rules making it easier to transfer millions of acres of federal public lands to states is worrying hunters and outdoor enthusiasts across the West who fear losing access. Lawmakers earlier this month passed a rule eliminating a significant budget hurdle and written so broadly that it includes national parks.... Continue Reading

Business on Track to be Wyoming’s First USDA Slaughterhouse

By: Animal Freedom
CODY, Wyo. (AP) — A Cody business is on track to become Wyoming’s first federally licensed and inspected slaughterhouse. The Cody Enterprise reported (bit.ly/2iJqwyc) Monday that Wyoming Legacy Meats is working to attain licensing through the United States Department of Agriculture, a move that will allow the brand to sell Wyoming beef to markets beyond state borders.... Continue Reading

Fun Facts and Famous Birthdays

By: Mike Licht
Today’s Fun Facts: Today’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and Elementary School Teacher Day. Today’s number of the day:  1.1 million.  That’s the amount of calories consumed by the average adult each year. Each day the average adult eats over 800 calories above the recommended amount.... Continue Reading

Grand Jury Indicts Doctor, Wife, Patient in Drug Case

By: Be.Futureproof
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A federal grand jury has indicted a former Wyoming doctor, his wife and a “patient” in a drug conspiracy case. Prosecutors allege Shakeel Kahn and his wife, Lyn Kahn, sold prescriptions for large amounts of opioids and anti-anxiety medication to people who did not need the drugs, but filled the prescriptions and sold the drugs on the street.... Continue Reading