ROCK SPRINGS – An early morning fire in the A&W kitchen at the Cruel Jack's Travel Plaza was started accidentally Wednesday, according to fire investigators.
SWEETWATER COUNTY—A hazardous weather outlook and special weather statement are predicting snow and wind tonight and tomorrow. A winter weather advisory has also been posted for parts of Western Wyoming from 2 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Friday.
ROCK SPRINGS — The Actors’ Mission’s newest production opening Thursday night is “Church & State,” a “fast-paced dramedy about faith, politics, and ‘The Twitter,’” according to the play’s website.
ROCK SPRINGS — The Woman's Club of Rock Springs awarded grant recipients for the spring semester at Western Wyoming Community College. Each recipient received $500 each. Recipients inclued A.J. Maughn, Carol Ann Larson, Anthony Mitchell and Michaelee Wisniewski. Woman's Club is able to award…
ROCK SPRINGS – School attendance is up in every category, especially in the high schools, following changes to the Sweetwater County School District No. 1 policies, according to principals and administrators. School officials outlined the positive impact made by the revisions during Monday’s…
ROCK SPRINGS — The health care providers at Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County have implemented a new set of screening questions to help identify risk and prevent suicide.
LARAMIE — University of Wyoming Alumni Association scholarship applications for the 2020-21 academic year are now available. The application deadline is Sunday, March 15.
ROCK SPRINGS — Western Wyoming Community College will host Scottish Burns Night from 2-4 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 25 in the atrium at the Rock Springs campus. The event is free and open to the public. Community members are encouraged to attend.
ROCK SPRINGS — Nine Sweetwater County photographers are sharing their original images in a display now through the end of February at the White Mountain Library in Rock Springs. The Sweetwater Photo Open is an annual event in the Sweetwater County Library System and is an opportunity for pho…
ROCK SPRINGS — Dora Lopez will celebrate her 100th birthday from 1-4 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020, at Rock Springs Young at Heart, 2400 Regan Ave., Rock Springs.
PINEDALE — The Bureau of Land Management Pinedale Field Office will be accepting public comment on the issue of invasive vegetation management within its administrative boundary until Jan. 27.
PINEDALE — The Jonah Interagency Office (JIO) and Pinedale Anticline Project Office (PAPO) boards of directors are scheduled to meet Jan. 23 in Cheyenne. Both meetings are open to the public and will be in the Trout Room at the Wyoming Game and Fish Department Office, 5400 Bishop Blvd.
This is the seventh in a series of articles about veterans who are buried in the Rock Springs cemetery who do not have a gravestone. The High Desert Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) is working with others in the community, including the Rock Springs Historical Museum…
ROCK SPRINGS – Applause filled the boardroom Thursday night after the Western Wyoming Community College Board of Trustees unanimously voted to seek authorization to offer a bachelor of applied science in business degree program and become a baccalaureate-granting institution.
ROCK SPRINGS – Rock Springs Mayor Tim Kaumo delivered his State of the City address Tuesday during the first Rock Springs City Council meeting of the year.
ROCK SPRINGS — The governing body of Rock Springs is calling for quick, decisive action on a sixth cent tax initiative; requesting the city's fair share of the total requested; and asserting the right to decide which of its projects will be put before voters.
PINEDALE — Prosecutors are now making a second challenge to a Circuit Court judge’s order that upholds a magistrate’s decision that state brand-inspection stops are unconstitutional without probable cause.
ROCK SPRINGS – Yana Ludwig says she will formally file her candidacy for the Wyoming Senate seat in May. She is seeking the seat of U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., who is retiring.
CHEYENNE – The Wyoming Democratic Party has announced changes to its April caucuses to incorporate ranked-choice voting on its mail-in ballots.
LARAMIE — The Green River High School theater team took third place in the 4A team sweepstakes contest at the Wyoming State Thespian Festival in December.
ROCK SPRINGS — Students will learn more about the University of Wyoming, UW alumni will connect with their alma mater, and members of the public will find out more about UW’s presence in their community during a “The World Needs More Cowboys” celebration on Saturday, Jan. 25, in Sweetwater County.
LARAMIE — Rock Springs High School drama students returned from the Wyoming State Thespian Festival in December with a second-place award in the sweepstakes competition — the high school’s top finish ever.
ROCK SPRINGS — BSA Troop 86 conducted its final court of honor on Jan. 5 in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints White Mountain Building. The meeting marked the end of the troop being sponsored by the church. Awards were presented that had been earned in the last quarter of 2019.
ROCK SPRINGS — The Community Fine Arts Center’s Art Chat group continues to meet each month for local artists of all levels and interests. It provides an opportunity to discuss and share art information and critique each other’s work at 6:30 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month in the …
PINEDALE — The Bureau of Land Management Pinedale Field Office is seeking volunteers from the community to assist with a national midwinter eagle survey scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 18. The survey involves observing and counting bald and golden eagles.
ROCK SPRINGS — People will have several opportunities to adopt a wild horse at the Bureau of Land Management’s holding facility in Rock Springs in the months ahead.
ROCK SPRINGS – Due to administrative errors, the Wyoming Amateur Hockey Association’s Pinedale Glaciers were forced to forfeit their first game of the season, despite going undefeated.
CHEYENNE — The Wyoming Democratic Party has announced changes to its caucus method ahead of the 2020 presidential primary. These changes include introducing ranked-choice voting as well as additional methods for participating in the county-level caucuses.
ROCK SPRINGS — Sysser Duncan shared details about her travels in Vietnam during the program at the Epsilon Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa meeting on Jan. 4.
SWEETWATER COUNTY — The Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Office announced the implementation of body-worn cameras for uniformed detention deputies at the Sweetwater County Detention Center. The new program is the first of its kind statewide at a county detention facility, according to a press release.
SWEETWATER COUNTY — The Sweetwater Board of Educational Services Community Orchestra is entering its second decade of performance. Since 2009, conductors and musicians have contributed to the orchestral culture of Sweetwater County.
ROCK SPRINGS — The Western Wyoming Community College Board of Trustees will consider going forward with plans for a bachelor of applied science degree at its regular meeting Jan. 9.
ROCK SPRINGS — The Rock Springs Main Street/Urban Renewal Agency is bringing a new vibe, live performances, cool tunes, artists and specialty vendors to downtown. Second Saturdays is a fresh, hip event series taking over Downtown Rock Springs starting Saturday, Feb. 8.
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a dramatic rollback of environmental oversight, President Donald Trump took action Thursday to clear the way and speed up development of a wide range of commercial projects by cutting back federal review of their impact on the environment.
ROCK SPRINGS — The future of Wyoming’s energy industry is the topic of two presentations by University of Wyoming experts Jan. 23 and 25 in western Wyoming.
CHEYENNE — A seasonal winter closure for shed antler and horn hunting began Jan. 1 for many sections of public land, state land and Wyoming Game and Fish Commission wildlife habitat management areas throughout Wyoming.
MANILA, Utah – The glacial shock of the polar plunge is momentary. The adrenaline rush lasts a little longer. The memories are more permanent and leave swimmers looking forward to next year.
SWEETWATER COUNTY—Interstate 80 opened eastbound from Rock Springs to Rawlins at about 11:30 a.m. after a rolling closure early Friday morning.
ROCK SPRINGS – An investigation about the unexpected death of a young married couple in mid-December is ongoing, according to the Rock Springs Police Department.