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Air quality tested in Sublette County last year, home to about 10,000 people, was more polluted than the air in Los Angeles, home to more than 3 million residents. Now, the Environmental Protection Agency is finally going forward with a proposal made by former Governor Dave Freudenthal in 2009 that could … Continue Reading
Wyoming’s unemployment rate crept up slightly last month, although it remains well below the national average. According to the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services, the unemployment rate grew by.4% in November to a total of 5.8%. Once again, Teton County eclipsed all of the state’s other 22 counties with a jobless rate of … Continue Reading
Twenty of the 25 mushers who will compete in 17th Annual International Pedigree Stage Stop Sled Dog Race have registered now, and the remaining slots are expected to fill in time for the January 27th race which starts in downtown Jackson. Race Organizer Frank Teasley says … Continue Reading
As powder hounds anxiously await the next low pressure system, avalanche safety officials say the next significant snowfall may result in dangerous conditions. While most people aren’t likely to complain once we receive that long-awaited snowstorm, it is important to … Continue Reading
The Bridger-Teton National Forest announced it will be conducting an additional environmental study and soliciting public input through a scoping period for one new alternative to be considered in a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement pertaining to oil and gas leases near the Wyoming Range. According to a Forest Service press release, the need for a SEIS and the development of a new alternative was derived after … Continue Reading
Wyoming is going through the process of redistricting in efforts to make the state’s districts numerically even. To that end, the state’s 23 county clerks met last week to help put together a plan to be taken to the Wyoming Legislature in February. Representative Keith Gingery explains that … Continue Reading
Wyoming’s Continental Divide Snowmobile Trail has been named the number three snowmobile trail in the west this year with a difference of only 1/100 of a point from number two – Island Park. West Yellowstone keeps the #1 spot. The Continental Divide Snowmobile Trail had been number one … Continue Reading