As a recently retired Park County commissioner, I would like to clarify the recent landfill fiasco, and the decision by Powell to haul its garbage to the Cowley landfill in Big Horn County.
CODY, Wyo. — Working against a tight deadline and a dwindling budget, the supervisor of the Shoshone National Forest asked cooperating partners Tuesday to help advance efforts to draft a new forest plan sooner rather than later.
CODY, Wyo. — A group of backcountry horsemen voiced concern this week with a push by the Northwest Wyoming Off-Highway Vehicle Alliance to expand motorized access in the Shoshone National Forest.
CODY, Wyo. — Park County commissioners agreed Tuesday to retain the services of Ecosystems Research Group and have the consultant draft the county's response to the Shoshone National Forest's new draft management plan.
CODY, Wyo. — Park County commissioners voted Tuesday to support the goals of an off-road-vehicle group looking to increase motorized access in portions of the Shoshone National Forest.
CODY, Wyo. — Maintaining access to public lands, upgrading the county fairgrounds and adjusting to possible reductions in the federal budget top the list for Park County commissioners as they enter a new year.
CODY, Wyo. — Park County commissioners opted Tuesday to wait for other cooperating agencies involved in the Shoshone National Forest planning process before signing a new agreement with the agency.
CODY, Wyo. -- Park County commissioners found themselves embroiled in yet another debate Tuesday surrounding their consultant, Ecosystems Research Group, and how much more it might cost to retain the firm's services during federal land planning efforts.
CODY, Wyo. — Shoshone National Forest Supervisor Joe Alexander addressed Park County Commissioners on Tuesday, looking to end a longstanding squabble over a county consultant and the role they play during the forest’s planning process.
CODY, Wyo. -- It's become a sour debate that won't go away, and at Tuesday's meeting of Park County commissioners it surfaced once again, delaying what they'd planned to discuss in the first place.
CODY, Wyo. -- Raindrops pelt the window of the Cessna somewhere over Chief Joseph Pass, and a rainbow appears at the distant end of Sunlight Basin.
CODY, Wyo. — Park County will receive a $5.4 million grant from the Clean Water State Revolving Fund to help close three aging landfills and protect local groundwater from contamination.
CODY, Wyo. — A proposed management plan for the Bighorn Basin took an unexpected turn Tuesday when a consulting group working for several Wyoming counties said it was shifting its support to a planning alternative most favorable to the oil and gas industry.
CODY, Wyo. — Saying they have the backing of most area residents, Park County commissioners voted 4-1 this week to not recommend to the Bureau of Land Management any special or unique landscapes for wilderness protection.
CODY, Wyo. — Park County commissioners are pushing for a stronger agreement with the Shoshone National Forest in hopes of gaining more control over the forest’s new management plan.
CODY, Wyo. — Shoshone National Forest officials believe that two consultants appointed by Park County and the Cody Conservation District don’t meet the requirements of a federal law on advising the agency on its new management plan.
CODY, Wyo. — Park County commissioners voted Tuesday to deny an additional $8,000 in funding for the county animal shelter, leaving the facility to cover the added costs of providing animal care.
CODY, Wyo. — Park County commissioners sent a personal reply to the former president of Husky Oil on Tuesday, sharing their concern over a federal inventory of public lands within the Bighorn Basin.
POWELL, Wyo. — Commissioners from four Wyoming counties continued their efforts to dismantle a federal land management plan this week, arguing that public lands should be open to unrestricted oil and gas development.
CODY, Wyo. — A group of real estate agents and brokers and others on Tuesday protested a fee proposed by Park County to access public records online.