“We are grateful to Rep. McKim and his family for his service to the State of Wyoming. He has represented the good people of Lincoln County with a level of graciousness the past eight years that is a credit to our state. We wish him much success and happiness in all his future endeavors. The House Agriculture Committee will continue to be in good hands with Chairman Hunt,” – Speaker of the Wyoming House Steve Harshman
Persons wishing to apply for the position of State Representative for House District 21 must be at least 21 years of age, must have been registered Republicans as of Sept. 12., and have lived in House District 21 for at least the previous 12 months.
After Sept. 15, wild horses will be gathered and removed in order to return populations to within appropriate management levels within the herd management areas. This action is in response to the results of the 2017 census flights that determined wild horse populations are exceeding the appropriate management level. A total of 2,836 wild horses were surveyed within the three herd management areas. The appropriate management level is 1,765 horses. These limits on the number of wild horses that certain areas can handle are indicated in Resource Management Plans. (Photo: Pilot Butte Wild Horses)
Look for the August 16, 2017 edition of the Star Valley Independent to help you enjoy the total solar eclipse on August 21.
Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper of Colorado and Republican Gov. Matt Mead of Wyoming told Zinke earlier this year they opposed any changes that would move “from a habitat-management model to one that sets population objectives for the states.”
Any area that is open and accessible and free from current travel restrictions or closure areas may be explored for mushrooms by the public. “Remember, raking the duff or litter layer can ruin mushrooms and destroy future crop potential.” – Public Affairs Officer Mary Cernicek
According to the Bureau of Land Management, the Gap Fire outside of Pocatello, Idaho was caused by the use of illegal exploding targets.
Comments will be taken on this subject through September 8, 2017.
Wyoming Game and Fish AIS Technician takes a bot through the inspection process at the Alpine WYDOT Port of Entry on Monday, June 5, 2017. (SVI Photo by Dan Dockstader)
Senator Mike Enzi (R-Wyo.) underwent gallbladder surgery on Sunday night. The Senate is expected to return from their Memorial Day recess on Monday, June 5.