CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - There have been no reports of flooding so far in Wyoming's annual snowmelt. But the runoff isn't expected to reach its peak until the first week or 2 of June. The National Weather Service says cooler temperatures this week slowed the melt.
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) - Zoning staff in Lincoln County are recommending approval of a controversial development on land surrounded by Bridger-Teton National Forest. The BlindBull Meadows development would be built near the Greys River, 35 miles south of Jackson. The Jackson Hole News & Guide reports county planners are recommending a number of conditions before approving the proposal, which would include 43 cabins and an airstrip.
CENTENNIAL, Wyo. (AP) - The highway over the Snowy Range has reopened. The Wyoming Department of Transportation says crews cleared Wyoming Highway 130 over the Snowy Range on Friday morning. The crews now are focusing on Wyoming Highway 70 over the Sierra Madre Mountains west of Encampment, which is expected to reopen next week.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Former state lawmaker Bryan Pedersen is out of the political ring and preparing to do battle in another. The 38-year-old Pedersen will step inside a cage Saturday night for a mixed martial arts bout in Cheyenne. Pedersen, the author of a bill that established Wyoming's new MMA commission, tells the Casper Star-Tribune that he has been training hard.
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