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We might call it Rattlesnake Mountain, but several organizations spent 2019 making it a lot less deadly for Cody’s wildlife. It doesn’t just serve as one of the iconic peaks of Cody – Rattlesnake Mountain is considered high-quality year-round habitat for elk, moose, mule and whitetail deer, black bear, grizzly bear, blue grouse and turkey.…

U.S. officials plan to round up hundreds of wild horses in northern Wyoming. The U.S. Bureau of Land Management announced Tuesday the roundup will happen on or around Oct. 17 in a remote area 35 miles northwest of Worland. BLM officials say the target population is 100-230 horses but the herd has grown to around…

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is seeking input on a proposed plan to provide housing in the Worland area for seasonal firefighters from the BLM’s Devil’s Canyon Hand Crew. This plan is in line with the BLM’s commitment to job creation and supporting veterans in the BLM workforce. The BLM is considering the construction…

The Worland Fire Protection District and Worland Volunteer Fire Department were called out to a host of wildland fires that began last Thursday. The Corbin Fire was caused by a lightning strike from Thursday afternoon’s thunderstorms. Two fires in the main call out area merged into one to form this fire. The fire size was…

In anticipation of the Independence Day holiday next week–the Northern Wyoming News reports the Bureau of Land Management Worland Field Office is again making a temporary–local exception to the fireworks ban on public lands. The use of fireworks will be permitted at a gravel pit northwest of Worland from July 4–7, 2019. The first gravel…

The Washakie County Sheriff’s Office and the Bureau of Land Management are investigating the cause of the Pallet Fire that occurred Saturday evening, April 13th — accroding to a report in the Northern Wyoming News. BLM public affairs officer Sarah Beckwith said the BLM was notified of the fire at 7:20 p.m. The fire was…

The Worland Field Office has temporarily closed a portion of Blue Bank Road (BLM Road 1411) until further notice due to washouts caused by spring snow-melt and precipitation. Blue Bank Road is located south of U.S. Hwy. 16, between Worland and Ten Sleep. Barricades have been placed at either side of the washouts and warning…

Federal officials say they are ready to proceed with scheduled oil and gas lease sales despite arguments by environmental groups that public comments haven’t been fully reviewed because of the recent government shutdown. The Casper Star-Tribune reports nearly 150,000 acres (61,000 hectares) of land in Wyoming is set to be put up for the first-quarter…

The Washakie County Sheriff’s Office, through their Facebook page, is calling on the help of local communities in the search for a missing hunter. The missing person’s report indicates Richard Morris Rush was staying in his camp trailer at his hunting camp located approximately 2 miles north of Big Trails, Wyoming and 18 miles south…

Wyoming Department of Insurance Commissioner Tom Glause is warning citizens of an insurance fraud scam involving individuals posing as representatives of Wyoming-based Premier Health Plan. As of April 1st of this year, Premier Health Plan no longer offers health insurance products, but consumers across the country are receiving numerous automated calls selling Premier insurance. Some…


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