- Wyoming tourism director foresees good summer season Updated: May-26-15 1:24 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - Lower gas prices and other indicators point to plenty of out-of-state visitors coming to Wyoming to enjoy national parks and other attractions this summer, tourism officials say.
- Wyoming tourism director foresees good summer season Updated: May-26-15 6:29 am
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - State tourism executive director Diane Shober says lower gas prices and other indicators point to plenty of out-of-state visitors coming to Wyoming to enjoy its attractions this summer.
- New Census numbers show Casper population exceeding 60,000 Updated: May-24-15 1:46 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - Casper has exceeded 60,000 in population for the first time in its history thanks largely to active oil drilling in the area, and a state economist says he believes the recent downturn in oil prices won't cause the large population losses that the city and state experienced in past boom-to-bust cycles.
- Women-owned businesses surge in Wyoming Updated: May-24-15 12:56 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - Jane Eickbush opened Bouquets Unlimited here in 1982 and has been the boss ever since.
- Wyoming says it can still pursue death penalty for Eaton Updated: May-22-15 8:20 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - Lawyers for the state of Wyoming and a man convicted of murder disagree over whether the state may again seek the death penalty against him.
- Lengthy, costly missile site cleanups frustrate residents Updated: May-22-15 10:38 am
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - Residents are getting impatient and voicing concerns about the costly proposed cleanup of two missile sites.
- Promoter seeks to block regulation of bare-knuckle bouts Updated: May-21-15 7:47 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - A Wyoming bare-knuckle fight promoter has sued the Association of Boxing Commissions and its president, saying they're wrongly encouraging the City of Riverton to outlaw his fights.
- Laramie County oil drilling slows as barrel prices stay low Updated: May-21-15 1:40 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - Oil production in the first quarter is up in Laramie County compared to last year, but low prices is steadily slowing production numbers in the county.
- Railroad enthusiasts unveil renovated century-old caboose Updated: May-21-15 1:14 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - The railroad has been tied to Cheyenne since the city's founding in 1867. That is when it was selected as the point where the Union Pacific railroad would cross Crow Creek.
- Trial date set in Wyoming teen shooting Updated: May-20-15 10:22 am
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - A judge has set an Aug. 17 trial date for a teen accused of fatally shooting a young man in the head at point-blank range as he begged for his life last year.
- Wyoming Beef Council reappoints federation directors Updated: May-17-15 3:43 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - The Wyoming Beef Council has reappointed Dianne Kirkbride, of Cheyenne, and Tom Wright, of Newcastle, to additional three-year terms on the Federation of State Beef Councils.
- Researchers making big strides with Cheyenne supercomputer Updated: May-16-15 10:17 am
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - To see it in operation, "glamorous" probably isn't the right word to describe the Yellowstone supercomputer, with its dozens of rows of Spartan servers humming away day and night.
- National Weather Service reports tornado south of Torrington Updated: May-15-15 8:31 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - A tornado touched down south of Torrington on Friday afternoon. There were no immediate reports of injuries.
- After Laramie, protections could follow in Cheyenne, Lander Updated: May-15-15 5:58 pm
CASPER, Wyoming - Laramie's ordinance prohibiting discrimination against gays and transgender people will be used as a model for getting similar ordinances approved elsewhere in Wyoming.
- Judge sentences repeat sex offender in Cheyenne Updated: May-15-15 11:07 am
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - A judge in Cheyenne has sentenced a repeat sex offender to four to five years in prison for touching himself in front of a child last summer in a city park.
- Nevada man, anti-abortion group sue town of Jackson Updated: May-14-15 7:19 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - A Nevada reverend and an anti-abortion group filed a civil rights lawsuit against the town of Jackson, claiming his civil rights were violated when police arrested him during a 2011 protest on the town square.
- Gov. Mead touts new program to lure workers back to Wyoming Updated: May-11-15 8:43 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - Wyoming wants some of its workers back.
- High court case will affect insurance for 20,000 in Wyoming Updated: May-11-15 5:23 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - The U.S. Supreme Court plans to rule soon on a legal challenge to the federal Affordable Care Act that could imperil health insurance coverage for millions of people around the country, including more than 20,000 residents of Wyoming.
- Colorado man gets prison for kicking Laramie deputy Updated: May-11-15 9:44 am
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - A Colorado man charged with kicking a Laramie sheriff's deputy told his judge at a sentencing hearing that he grew up in a predominantly drunk home.
- Wyoming Vietnam vets prepare for first reunion Updated: May-09-15 1:34 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - About 1,000 Vietnam War veterans from around the state are expected to attend a welcome-home reception that many never received when they returned from the conflict, an organizer said.
- Winter storm watch for Wyoming, Colorado, South Dakota Updated: May-08-15 1:26 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - A potent spring snowstorm threatened to snarl traffic on interstate highways from Colorado to South Dakota, including a stretch of Interstate 80 across southern Wyoming that was the scene of two big weather-related pileups last month.
- Law enforcement agencies hosting fallen officer memorial Updated: May-07-15 11:07 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - Cheyenne-area law enforcement agencies are hosting the fourth annual Wyoming Fallen Peace Officer Memorial at the state Capitol building Friday.
- Cheyenne couple opens global boutique downtown Updated: May-07-15 9:56 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - Annalee Irani's eyes sparkle when she talks about her world travels.
- Low oil, gas prices slow public leasing demand in Wyoming Updated: May-07-15 3:36 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - Low prices for oil and natural gas have dampened petroleum developers' enthusiasm to lease federal and state land in Wyoming for oil and gas drilling.
- Suspect in fatal shooting could face death sentence Updated: May-07-15 1:29 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - The man accused last month of slaying his ex-girlfriend and trying to kill her boyfriend could face the death penalty after prosecutors told a judge there were extenuating circumstances.