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From wire reports
Sep 22, 2017

Black hills timber evaluated after beetles (AP) -- The U.S. Forest Service is hurrying to finish an analysis of available timber in South Dakota's Black ...

From wire reports
Sep 22, 2017

DENVER (AP) -- A federal appeals court on Thursday sidestepped a decision on whether oil and gas regulations enacted by the Obama administration are legal, ...

By Bob Moen, Associated Press
Sep 22, 2017

CHEYENNE (AP) -- A growing number of grizzly bears are moving outside their established habitat in and around Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, causing more ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Sep 22, 2017

Local economic development leaders aren't hopeful about the prospect of saving Riverton's Safeway store, but that doesn't mean they won't at least try to ...

 
By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Sep 22, 2017

Part two of three Central Wyoming College took another step Wednesday in the creation of a new agriculture and animal science center in Riverton. It ...

Photo by Dan Bendtsen
Sep 22, 2017

Govs. Matt Mead of Wyoming, left, and John Hickenlooper of Colorado had smiles on their faces during the Lander One Shot Antelope Hunt traditional "legend of ...

 

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Sep 22, 2017

Aethon Energy last week asked the Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission to approve four disposal wells for wastewater as part of recent developments in ...

From wire reports
Sep 21, 2017

Early snowfall brings road woes CHEYENNE (AP) -- Areas of northwest Wyoming, including Yellowstone National Park, have received up to a foot of snow in ...

From wire reports
Sep 21, 2017

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- A new report says low commodity prices and weak farm incomes are continuing to hamper the rural economy in parts of 10 Plains and Midwestern ...


By Bob Moen, Associated Press
Sep 21, 2017

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The Wyoming Supreme Court heard arguments Wednesday over whether a former state lawmaker and a resident can proceed with their lawsuit alleging ...

From staff and wire reports
Sep 21, 2017

Former U.S. Rep. Cynthia Lummis has ruled out running next year for governor of Wyoming. Lummis had been considered a frontrunner for the job if she decided ...

From staff reports
Sep 21, 2017

Michael Blackburn, an enrolled member of the Northern Arapaho Tribe, has asked the Wind River Indian Reservation's tribal court to carry out a directive of the ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Sep 21, 2017

Part one of three. The Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees approved three proposals Wednesday that will move several construction projects ...

By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer
Sep 21, 2017

The Wyoming Schools Facilities Commission toured the new Fort Washakie School before holding a bi-monthly work session and business meeting Sept. 14 in ...

 
From wire reports
Sep 20, 2017

GARDINER, Mont. (AP) -- Leaders of Native American tribes gathered this weekend to urge the U.S. government to rename a valley and a mountain in Yellowstone ...


From staff reports
Sep 20, 2017

Local residents are invited to attend a Wyoming State Fair listening session at 7 p.m. Thursday in Heritage Hall at the Fremont County Fairgrounds. The ...

From wire reports
Sep 20, 2017

State Rep. McKim resigns CHEYENNE (AP) -- Rep. Robert McKim of Afton has resigned from the Wyoming Legislature because of health reasons. McKim was ...

From wire reports
Sep 20, 2017

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Two Florida men are facing felony drug charges after a Wyoming Highway Patrol trooper found nearly 40 pounds of marijuana in their ...


From wire reports
Sep 20, 2017

LARAMIE (AP) -- A proposal presented to the University of Wyoming Board of Trustees calls for spending $68 million to renovate four student ...

Photo by Steve Peck
Sep 20, 2017

The Riverton Police Department and Fremont County Sheriff's Department responded at about 12:30 p.m. Tuesday to a report - later found to be unsubstantiated - ...

 
By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Sep 20, 2017

As the 2018 legislative session approaches, legislators are considering whether to raise the price of a number of state fees that businesses are charged. The ...

 

From staff reports
Sep 20, 2017

The City of Riverton hopes its search for a new city administrator is over. Anthony Tolstedt is expected to fill the position officially on Nov. 1. The city ...

 
By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Sep 20, 2017

With fire bans in place across Fremont County since July now rescinded, land managers have specified which activities now are permissible -- and which are ...

By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer
Sep 20, 2017

The reality of the announced Safeway grocery store closure after 75 years as a staple in Riverton has been tough to accept for many people in the local ...


From wire reports
Sep 19, 2017

JACKSON (AP) -- A recent report says Jackson Hole lodging had about 98 percent occupancy on the day of the solar eclipse and the day before. According to the ...

From wire reports
Sep 19, 2017

LARAMIE -- An accomplished biologist, teacher and administrator has been appointed as dean of the new honors college at UW. The UW Board of Trustees on Friday ...

From wire reports
Sep 19, 2017

Bill could help tax collection BUFFALO (AP) -- The Interim Joint Revenue Committee has recommended drafting a proposal requesting the secretary of ...


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