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Coming Events: January 29-February 1

*To add your event to the SVI Calendar, email it to amandan@svinews.com or call us at 307-885-5727. Wednesday, January 29 PUBLIC HEARING on Senate File 159 on the sale of power plants. This is a formal Public Service Commission hearing…

Study shows lower speed limits don’t save wildlife

By Mark Davis Powell Tribune Via- Wyoming News Exchange POWELL — Efforts to reduce the number of wildlife vehicle collisions by dropping speed limits aren’t paying off as expected, according to a new study. The problem? People aren’t obeying the…

No coronavirus cases reported in Wyoming

CHEYENNE (WNE) — As the coronavirus spreads in China and the United States, there have been no reported cases of the virus in Wyoming as of Monday morning. But officials with the state Department of Health say they are closely…

Bear Lake County Fair Receives Awards

(Photos Courtesy the Bear Lake County Fair) The Bear Lake County Fairboard was recently recognized for their work on improving the Fairgrounds in Montpelier. The fair was awarded “Best Grounds” and “Most Improved Grounds.”  According to a post on the…

(Video) – Dr. Niki Milleson and Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

* Health Topics Tuesday is a sponsored segment from Star Valley Health Dr. Niki Milleson speaks with SVI about Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine/OMM.

Watch for Wildlife: Semi collides with bald eagle

Some motorists in Wyoming become too complacent to wildlife on or alongside the roadways and no one ever wins in a vehicle collision. Cokeville Game Warden Neil Hymas took the photo below of a vehicle collision with a bald eagle. “The…

South Lincoln Medical Center hoping to receive Rural Health Clinic accreditation

South Lincoln Medical Center in Kemmerer is working on earning a Rural Health Clinic accreditation in the coming weeks to help the community provide better care for patients. Chief Nursing Officer at the center, Jessie Wilcox, says to qualify for…

Tips to Successfully Maintain Your RV

Just like any functioning machine, an RV requires careful attention to keep it in good condition. Each area of the RV has specific needs that you should pay attention to. Here are tips to successfully maintain your RV. Check the…

Three Top Tips for Surviving Flu Season

For some people, winter is a time for festivities and frolicking in the snow. For others, however, winter is plagued with fevers, colds, and the flu. When everyone is hunkered down indoors sharing the same space and air, warding off…

Wyoming, Montana ask Supreme Court to hear challenge to Washington’s denial of coal terminal permit

States will seek relief from the U.S. Supreme Court over violation of Commerce Clause CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon today announced that Wyoming and Montana have jointly asked the United States Supreme Court to hear a challenge to Washington…