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Pet of the Week Butter Rum

Pet of the Week: Butter Rum

Meet Butter Rum Butter Rum is 3-year-old male cat looking for his forever home! The kitty was picked up as a stray and is hoping to make it home for the upcoming holiday. This domestic shorted-haired,...

Power Outages and Road Closures

(Gillette, Wyo.) Sheridan and Buffalo area were without power this morning. The storm is the main cause for the power outages and road closures. According to Margaret Oler with Montana-Dakota Utilities Company stated, "There were...
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Twenty-Six Words Created the Internet. What Will It Take to Save It?

By Stephen Engelberg, ProPublica This story was originally published by ProPublica. Way back when AOL was a big tech company and people reached the World Wide Web via dial-up modems, Congress added a provision to federal...

Rattlers in the Dog Days of Summer

Prairie Dogs trying to keep a rattlesnake away from their underground burrows in Badlands National Park, South Dakota. (Big Stock) Local lore has it that rattlesnakes are more prevalent and dangerous during the “dog days...

WY Department of Health: Carbon County Meningitis Case ‘Not Confirmed’

According to the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH), a possible case of meningitis in Carbon County is no cause for widespread public health concerns. The hospital lab work in the case has not been completed...

Law Enforcement Releases Youth And Alcohol Statistics For 2018

Emerald Clark portrays a drunk driver after an accident in a student-made film "Every 15 Minutes." The Wyoming Association of Sheriffs and Chiefs of Police (WASCOP) recently released their 2018 Youth and Alcohol Statewide Trends...

Weekend Weather Forecast for June 24th-25th

(Gillette, Wyo.) The National Weather Service out of Rapid predicts a slight chance of showers between 7am and 1pm, then a slight chance of thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 63....

WY Infrastructure Authority

(Gillette, Wyo.) The two-year budget just passed by Congress includes a tax credit that will have a significant impact on Wyoming’s efforts to create a new carbon capture economy. The Wyoming Infrastructure Authority reports that...

Results of the Midwinter Eagle Count

(Gillette, Wyo.) The results of the annual midwinter eagle count are in. In total, 528 eagles of the bald, golden, and other unknown varieties were counted in Campbell, Johnson, and Sheridan Counties Jan 12....

#Science Saturday: Anthropology, a New Year’s Tradition

This year, it’s estimated that two million people will gather in New York City’s Time Square to ring in the New Year, dropping the ball. In traditional terms, the celebration is relatively young, as...