The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Buffalo Field Office is requesting comments on a proposed non-competitive (direct) sale of public lands in Sheridan County, Wyo. under the authority of Section 203 FLPMA, (90 Stat. 2750, 43 U.S.C. 1713). The BLM published a notice of realty action in the Federal Register on Dec. 19, 2013, which opens a 45-day public comment period.
The BLM is considering a direct sale of eight parcels of public land totaling 208.12 acres in Sheridan County, Wyo., at no less than the appraised fair market value to Farmland Reserve, Inc. Farmland Reserve, Inc. submitted a proposal to the BLM in October 2011 expressing interest in purchasing 208.12 acres of public land in Sheridan County. Last Updated on Saturday, 11 January 2014 19:53Read more: Public Comments Requested for Proposed Sale of Public Lands in Sheridan County
Powder River Energy Corporation members are advised to be wary of scammers posing as collection agents demanding payment to avoid disconnection.
In recent days, a number of utility customers across the nation have reported that a caller has impersonated their utility company, claiming the customer’s bill is overdue and needs to be paid immediately. If the customer refuses, the caller threatens disconnection. Last Updated on Thursday, 09 January 2014 11:41Read more: Scammers Targeting Electric Cooperative Members
A fatal accident yesterday evening around 5:50 pm resulted in a partial derailment of a railroad car on WYO 336 in Sheridan County. WYO 336 is better known as Wyarno Road. Daniel Twohy, 43 of Wyarno, was killed when his vehicle slammed into a railroad car of a coal train that was crossing the highway. According to the Wyoming Highway Patrol, Twohy made no attempt to stop and hit the 73rd rail car, causing the partial derailment. Last Updated on Thursday, 09 January 2014 10:53Read more: Man Dies After Failing To Stop At RR Crossing
Chance Marshall began Monday, Jan. 6, as the University of Wyoming Extension area educator focused on livestock and profitable agriculture in northeast Wyoming.
Based in Campbell County, he will also serve Crook, Johnson, Sheridan and Weston counties. Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 January 2014 13:02Read more: Extension Educator Serves Northeast Wyoming