NEW YORK (AP) — In the most seismic shift by a Hollywood studio yet during the pandemic, Warner Bros. Pictures on Thursday announced that all of its 2021 film slate — including a new "Matrix" movie, "Godzilla vs. Kong" and the Lin-Manuel Miranda adaptation "In the Heights" — will stream on H…
ROCK SPRINGS – The Sweetwater County School District No. 1 Board of Trustees has a communication challenge. Chairwoman Carol Jelaco said not only do they need to better explain the cuts they’ve been making for several school years, but they must illustrate the devastating effects proposed cu…
ROCK SPRINGS — The Rock Springs Chamber of Commerce Holiday Lighted Parade is returning to Downtown Rock Springs once again. This year's theme is "Christmas needs more Cowboys."
LARAMIE — A new study from the University of Wyoming’s School of Energy Resources and the Ruckelshaus Institute of Environment and Natural Resources examines Wyoming residents’ perspectives of energy development, including social license, or the level to which Wyoming residents support or op…
CHEYENNE — The Wyoming Department of Education announced the participating Child and Adult Care Food Program organizations in Wyoming. The program reimburses participating organizations for nutritious meals and snacks served to children in child care centers and family day care homes. The pr…
LARAMIE — Despite the challenges posed by the ongoing global pandemic, second-year medical students from the Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, Idaho Medical Education Program at the University of Wyoming presented their research projects as part of a virtual symposium.
GREEN RIVER — The first Gobble Wobble virtual run in Green River was a success, according to Parks and Recreation program supervisor Katie Duncombe.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Native American tribes and advocates are condemning "Big Sky," a Montana-set ABC drama, for ignoring the history of violence inflicted on Indigenous women and instead making whites the crime victims.
NEW YORK (AP) — Oscar-nominated actor Elliot Page, the star of "Juno," "Inception" and "The Umbrella Academy," came out as transgender Tuesday in an announcement greeted as a watershed moment for the trans community in Hollywood.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — People magazine has named George Clooney, Dr. Anthony Fauci, Selena Gomez and Regina King as the "2020 People of the Year."
GREEN RIVER — People are once again invited to watch a Christmas light and music show in Green River and donate food for local residents at the same time.
LARAMIE — A University of Wyoming faculty member who teaches about the ancient philosophy of Stoicism is featured in a chapter on the subject in a recently released philosophy book.
CHEYENNE — First lady Jennie Gordon’s Wyoming Hunger Initiative is partnering with rancher Jay Butler in Converse County and 307 Meats in Laramie for the latest donation of seven beef to Food from the Farm + Ranch. This collaboration exemplifies the partnership between related industries com…
SENSATIONAL SIX: Nytiery Chevelle Marler celebrated her sixth birthday on Nov. 22, 2020. She is the daughter of Ryan and Krychalyn Marler of Rock Springs. Grandparents include Bobby Lake and Tricia Cloyd of Rock Springs, Sandy Lake and Gerald Hill of Green River, Tom and Melissa Knapp of Cas…
SWEETWATER COUNTY — Built in 1896, the Wagon Bridge in Green River was the only non-railway span across the entire 730-mile length of that waterway until 1910.
ROCK SPRINGS — The Kari’s Access Awards committee announced that it decided to cancel the annual 2020 Wine and Beer Tasting fundraiser event which normally takes place in January.
Have you ever heard of some ingredient combinations and thought that sounds gross? Many times I will look at what I have in my pantry, fridge and freezer and just start adding ingredients into a pot. Sometimes this method does not work out so well, and indeed, turns out gross.
FORT WASHAKIE -- Members of the Restoring Shoshone Ancestral Food Gathering (RSAFG) group on the Wind River Indian Reservation are reclaiming knowledge about the use of Shoshone foods and preserving traditional methods of gathering and preparing those foods.
LONDON (AP) — Britain's culture minister thinks the Netflix TV series "The Crown" should come with a disclaimer: It's a work of fiction.
LONDON (AP) — Dave Prowse, the British weightlifter-turned-actor who was the body, though not the voice, of arch-villain Darth Vader in the original "Star Wars" trilogy, has died. He was 85.
ROCK SPRINGS -- Santa is listening to Christmas requests from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Saturday through Dec. 19 at the gazebo located on Broadway and D Street in downtown Rock Springs. Visitors must wear masks. Santa's appearances are sponsored by Escaoe307. Other holiday events include the m…
ROCK SPRINGS — The Mustang Dance Company, Western Wyoming Community College’s pre-professional dance performance group, will present a livestream of new choreography created by dance faculty and students on Tuesday, Dec. 8, and Wednesday, Dec. 9.
BEAUTIFUL BIRTHDAY SMILE — Kassidy Jane Britt celebrated her third birthday on Nov. 7, 2020. She is the daughter of Brandon and Krystle Britt of Rock Springs. Her grandparents are Mark and Cindy Lane and Cathy and Bryan Britt, all of Rock Springs. Her great-grandparents are John and Gloria B…
LIBOURNE, France (AP) — Jim, from Taiwan, slipped a face mask inside the greeting card he sent to Santa and marked "I (heart) u." Alina, 5, asked in her Santa letter written with an adult's help that he please use the front door when he drops in, because the back door is reserved for Grandma…
NEW YORK (AP) — "No New 'Movies' Till Influenza Ends" blared a New York Times headline on Oct. 10, 1918, while the deadly second wave of the Spanish Flu was unfolding.
Vivian Zayas can't keep herself from scrolling through photos of last Thanksgiving, when her mother stood at the stove to make a big pot of rice and beans and then took a seat at the edge of the table.
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Iconic singer and actress Cher is in Pakistan to celebrate the departure of Kaavan, dubbed the "world's loneliest elephant," who will soon leave a Pakistani zoo for better conditions after years of lobbying by animal rights groups and activists.
NEW YORK (AP) — John Boyega is only 28, but being a professional actor of 10 years and a veteran of three "Star Wars" films has given him insight into what it's like for a young performer breaking into Hollywood.
LONDON (AP) — The Duchess of Sussex has revealed that she had a miscarriage in July, giving a personal account of the traumatic experience in hope of helping others.
ROCK SPRINGS – The Rock Springs Main Street/Urban Renewal Agency confirmed some traditional holiday events will continue, such as the annual parade and visits with Santa, but it is disappointed to announce a few cancellations.
Americans will enjoy a Thanksgiving Day meal with family and friends on Thursday – either in person or virtually. Taking the necessary steps toward safe food handling and sanitation will help protect you and your loved ones.