State Loan and Investment Board http://wyomingpublicradio.net en Legislature Passes Grand Teton Land Swap Bill http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/legislature-passes-grand-teton-land-swap-bill <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">After&nbsp;considerable&nbsp;discussion, the Wyoming legislature approved a bill that would let the state and the federal government move&nbsp;forward with finalizing&nbsp;a deal to swap state owned land in Grand Teton National Park&nbsp;with&nbsp;the federal government.&nbsp; Some senators&nbsp;expressed&nbsp;concern that the federal mineral land&nbsp;won't match the estimated $100 million value of the state's park land, but Jackson Senator Leland Christensen says the bill was changed&nbsp;to ensure the trade will be fair.</span></p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 01:42:45 +0000 Bob Beck 54966 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Legislature Passes Grand Teton Land Swap Bill Fremont County waiting on SLIB decision to replace unsafe courthouse http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/fremont-county-waiting-slib-decision-replace-unsafe-courthouse <p></p><p></p><p>The Fremont County Board of Commissioners is hoping the State Loan and Investments Board will approve its application for a $2.6 million dollar grant to build a Riverton justice center.</p><p>It would cover half the cost of a new building to house offices for the sheriff and county attorneys, as well as a circuit court.</p><p>Riverton Circuit Court Judge Wesley Roberts says the small pre-fab building they’re currently using has long been insufficient.</p> Mon, 20 May 2013 22:39:10 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 41065 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Fremont County waiting on SLIB decision to replace unsafe courthouse