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A bridge on the Chief Joseph Scenic Highway has sustained damage from high water levels. Cody Beers with the Wyoming Department of Transportation says high water has caused severe erosion around the Pat O’ Hara Creek bridge on Highway 296. The bridge is located north of Cody, a few hundred feet off Wyoming 120, at…

Drivers traveling through the Wind River Canyon this morning should expect delays as a rockslide has blocked travel between Shoshoni and Thermopolis. WYDOT officials say there is no estimated time when the highway will reopen. A large rock is blocking a full lane of the highway, and crews from Shoshoni and Thermopolis have been working…

YOU CAN’T GET THERE FROM HERE… at least not this morning. The recent rain and snow has caused several rock and mud slides in the area, delaying or even halting traffic on some roads. As of this morning, a mudslide has slowed traffic between Buffalo and Ten Sleep on Highway 16, although the road is…

If you think it’s been a wetter than normal year in Wyoming, you’re probably right.  Lots of rain this past week, with more expected later this week, has the abundance of rain on many people’s minds. Some residents of the South Fork have reported over 3.3 inches of rain in a 24 hour period. National…

The Park County library is banking on kindness this summer. The library’s Summer Reading program, which begins next week, is using acts of kindness as a reward for students who spend time this summer lost in a book or two. Holly Baker with the Children’s Library in Cody says kids from infancy through high school…

The Cody Police Department is gearing up for a busy summer tourist season. Cody Police Chief Chuck Baker says he anticipates the 21 commissioned officers on Cody’s Police force will be busy with the extra duties that the higher traffic numbers bring. Baker says events such as the Clint Black concert and the Stampede rodeos…

Yellowstone Regional Airport officials say no one was injured when a small aircraft landed upside down at the airstrip in Cody Saturday. Bob Hooper with YRA says that the incident occurred Saturday at about 10:55 a.m. The aircraft, registered to Hunt Oil Company, experienced problems while landing on Runway 22 at the Cody airport. The…

Highways on either side of the Bighorn Basin experienced temporary closures yesterday after large rocks fell onto the roadway, blocking traffic. Cody Beers with the Wyoming Department of Transportation says falling rock advisories are in effect on all mountain roads, including Ten Sleep Canyon, where a huge boulder blocked one lane of traffic yesterday afternoon;…

Grizzly bears are expanding their range in the U.S. Northern Rockies. New government data from grizzly population monitoring show that bears in the Yellowstone region of Montana, Wyoming and Idaho expanded their range by about 1,500 square miles over the past two years, spreading from remote wilderness into farmland amid a legal fight over proposed hunting. They…

How do YOU want to age? Do you want to steadily decline with aches and pains, chronic illness, taking a dozen or more pills a day? Or do you want to live a vital, healthy, active life for years to come? The choice really can be yours – I’m Wendy Corr, and in today’s Wellness…


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