Sheridan, Wyo. (February 27, 2013) – Bighorn National Forest managers announced this week that the Burgess Junction Visitor Center will not open in 2013. The Visitor Center is located 50 miles west of Sheridan at the junction of U.S. Highways 14 and 14A. Last Updated on Friday, 01 March 2013 09:42Read more: The Burgess Junction Visitor Center will not open in 2013
Updated: A high speed pursuit involving Johnson County Sheriffs Deputies Wednesday morning resulted in at least one person being life flighted to the hospital.
The high speed chase began around 10am Wednesday in Buffalo after a gold SUV was reported to have hit a fence at a local convenience store. Buffalo PD responded to the call, and discovered the vehicle had been reported stolen from Billings, MT. Last Updated on Thursday, 28 February 2013 13:52Read more: Updated: High Speed Pursuit Leads to Life Flight
Devils Tower, Wyoming – A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 395,203 visitors in 2011 spent nearly $14.8 million in Devils Tower National Monument and in communities near the park. That spending supported 220 jobs in northeast Wyoming.Last Updated on Wednesday, 27 February 2013 08:07 Read more: Devils Tower National Monument Tourism Creates $14 Million in Economic Benefit
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., is encouraging college students and graduates to apply for an internship in his Washington, D.C. office in the summer. The deadline for applications is March 15. Senator Enzi’s Internship Coordinator, Sarah Meier, will be at the University of Wyoming’s job fair on Tuesday, February 26. She will be there to answer any questions and to provide necessary materials for the internship application process. Last Updated on Monday, 25 February 2013 11:40Read more: Summer internship opportunities for Senator Enzi’s D.C. office