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By Jeff Victor, Laramie Boomerang
Jun 1, 2018

LARAMIE -- Just more than half of the University of Wyoming's $400 million annual budget comes in the form of a state block grant -- money allocated by the ...

By Michael Iliano, Wyoming News Exchange
Jun 1, 2018

SHERIDAN-- Members of Wyoming's congressional delegation are lending their support to a fight against tariffs imposed on Canadian newsprint that newspaper ...

From staff reports
Jun 1, 2018

The effects of the lingering recession are reflected in the new Fremont County unemployment report. On the plus side, the county's unemployment improved in ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jun 1, 2018

A $50,000 planning grant the Wyoming Business Council approved May 24 will help the City of Riverton develop a strategic plan for economic development. The ...

From staff reports
Jun 1, 2018

If Travis Becker, who chairs the Fremont County Commission, is to be re-elected this fall, he'll have to work for it. Ron Fabrizius, a lifelong resident of ...

By Mike Koshmrl, Jackson Hole News & Guide
May 31, 2018

JACKSON -- A new culprit is under suspicion in the unsolved case of who "stocked" Yellowstone Lake with nonnative trout, an ecological disaster now costing the ...


By Elise Schmelzer, Wyoming News Exchange
May 31, 2018

Early spring wind whips through broken windows on Shoshoni's Main Street, pushing tumbleweeds into abandoned buildings and pulling at loose tin on their ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
May 31, 2018

Fremont County Commissioners plan to set up a contract with a state nonprofit aimed a preventing suicide and abuse of tobacco, alcohol and other controlled ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
May 31, 2018

Community leaders in Fremont County gathered Wednesday morning to celebrate a "land dedication" at 304 acres set to become the Eastern Shoshone Business Park ...

 

From wire reports
May 30, 2018

LARAMIE (WNE) -- As the University of Wyoming Board of Trustees voted to approve its fiscal year 2018 budget in June -- the result of two consecutive years of ...

From wire reports
May 30, 2018

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The Cheyenne City Council has approved spending $600,000 to help land a new airline to bring commercial air service back to the city. The ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
May 30, 2018

In September 2017, the Fremont County Commission ordered the owners of 3 Spear Ranch in Dubois to stop blocking Little Warm Springs Road, a public road the ...


By Joy Ufford, Wyoming News Exchange
May 30, 2018

After two years of immersing themselves in deliberations for the future of Sublette County's three wilderness study areas, the local committee for the Wyoming ...

From staff reports
May 30, 2018

From staff reports Fremont County Treasurer Scott Harnsberger announced Wednesday that he will seek the Republican nomination for County Commission ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
May 29, 2018

Fremont County Commissioners have agreed to grant a gradual pay increase for the county government's full-time elected officials. Each county official will ...


From staff reports
May 29, 2018

Fremont County Search and Rescue teams completed two successful missions in the Dubois area over the holiday weekend. Medical treatment was required in both ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
May 29, 2018

Riverton broke a weather record for the day Sunday, when .79 inch of precipitation fell over the course of 24 hours. The previous record for the day was .13 ...

From staff reports
May 27, 2018

A third person has entered the race for both Shoshoni mayor and Lander mayor. Joel Highsmith of Shoshoni filed Thursday for the seat currently held by Scott ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
May 27, 2018

A store clerk was injured in a strong-arm robbery attempt this week at the Maverik Country Store on West Main Street. The incident occurred less than a month ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
May 27, 2018

Fremont County Commission-ers approved a 30-day public comment period on Tuesday for the land-use proposals of the local committee that's recommended new uses ...

From wire reports
May 25, 2018

Woman charged in daughter's 2013 death EVANSTON (WNE) --A 23-year-old Fort Bridger woman was arrested recently on charges of criminally negligent ...


By Jeff Victor, Laramie Boomerang, Via Wyoming News Exchange
May 25, 2018

LARAMIE -- Artificial intelligence and energy production might not be so unrelated, according to a faculty member at the University of Wyoming. At the Wyoming ...

Associated Press
May 25, 2018

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The Wyoming Department of Transportation says all the stretches of mountain pass highways closed during the winter are open for traffic. WYDOT ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
May 25, 2018

Cocktail glasses and playing cards, all bearing the name "Wind River Hotel and Casino," inadvertently were handed out to grade-schoolers at April 14's Native ...

 

From staff reports
May 25, 2018

Former Wyoming Public Broadcasting Service general manager Ruby Calvert was confirmed last month to the Corporation for Public Broadcasting national board of ...

From staff reports
May 25, 2018

Now that the Wyoming Game and Fish Commission has approved Wyoming's first grizzly bear hunting season since 1974, the Northern Arapaho and Eastern Shoshone ...

From staff reports
May 24, 2018

Grizzly killed; self-defense claimed CODY (WNE) -- Game and Fish are investigating an incident in which a person reportedly shot and killed a grizzly in ...


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