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RAWLINS — Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Office detectives, in coordination with Carbon County law enforcement, served a search warrant at 9 a.m. Thursday in Rawlins related to an investigation involving multiple burglaries and thefts in Sweetwater County.

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BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Acting U.S. Interior Secretary David Bernhardt ordered federal land managers on Thursday to give greater priority to access for hunting, fishing and other kinds of recreation when the government considers selling or trading public land.

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Trump administration and coal industry allies are insisting that a federal black lung trust fund will continue to pay benefits to sick miners despite a drastic cut in funding.

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SWEETWATER COUNTY — U.S. Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta and U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., visited a local trona mine Tuesday afternoon as the final stop on a Wyoming tour to visit mining and workforce development facilities.

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BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A judge has blocked oil and gas drilling on almost 500 square miles in Wyoming and says the government must consider the cumulative climate change impact of leasing broad swaths of U.S. public lands for oil and gas exploration.

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CHEYENNE — Chief Federal District Court Judge Scott W. Skavdahl sentenced Kellen Michael Sorber on March 18 to 44 months in federal prison for setting fire to the Albany County Republican Party Headquarters in Laramie.

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CHEYENNE — Gov. Mark Gordon signed a proclamation designating March 20 as Small Business Development Center Day in Wyoming. On Wednesday, Wyoming entrepreneurs will join thousands across the country in sharing their success stories thanks to assistance from their local Small Business Develop…

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COEBURN, Va. (AP) — Former coal miner John Robinson’s bills for black lung treatments run $4,000 a month, but the federal fund he depends on to help cover them is being drained of money because of inaction by Congress and the Trump administration.

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CHEYENNE — Gov. Mark Gordon on Friday used his veto pen on two bills, one of which would have authorized the Legislature to sue to allow Wyoming’s coal to be exported through Washington state.

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CASPER — During the eight years of the Barack Obama administration, Wyoming's senators spent considerable time criticizing federal overreach. But accusations of overreach by the Donald Trump administration in attempting to leapfrog Congressional authority on funding a southern border wall fa…

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TETON VILLAGE — Snowmobilers have outpaced backcountry skiers as the group most likely to see members killed by an avalanche in Wyoming, according to statistics from the state’s only avalanche center.

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BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Gray wolves in the U.S. would be stripped of federal protection and subject to hunting and trapping in more states under a proposal released Thursday that declares the predators recovered following a decades-long restoration effort.

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Schools, businesses and government offices across southern and eastern Wyoming closed on Wednesday in the face of a strong winter storm expected to bring up to 20 inches of snow and high winds to the region.

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LARAMIE — Driven by the need for food, moose in western Wyoming are less likely to change their behavior to avoid wolves as winter progresses, according to new research by University of Wyoming scientists.

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A vast, window-rattling late winter storm brought blizzards, high winds, rain and the threat of tornadoes to more than 25 states Wednesday, stretching from the northern Rocky Mountains to Texas and beyond.

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SWEETWATER COUNTY—Interstate 80 is closed in both directions from Rock Springs Exit 111, Airport and Baxter Roads, to Rawlins due to winter conditions. As of 9:03 a.m., the estimated opening time is unknown, according to the Wyoming Department of Transportation.

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SWEETWATER COUNTY — A winter storm warning is in effect for Sweetwater County from midnight Tuesday night to midnight Wednesday including Rock Springs, Green River, Flaming Gorge and Wamsutter.

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KEMMERER — The Bureau of Land Management and Wyoming Game and Fish Department are working on a proposal to improve the quantity and quality of mule deer habitat.

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CHEYENNE — Counties seeking delinquent ad valorem taxes from bankrupt energy companies will automatically move to the front of the line of creditors seeking payment starting in 2021.

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LARAMIE — Each new session of the Wyoming Legislature brings a handful of bills that aim to revised access to Hathaway scholarships and, in turn, affect the student body at the University of Wyoming.

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SWEETWATER COUNTY—A winter storm warning is in effect for Sweetwater County from midnight Tuesday night to midnight Wednesday including Rock Springs, Green River, Flaming Gorge and Wamsutter. 

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SWEETWATER COUNTY — A study for a proposed industrial innovative zone in Sweetwater County was one of three projects that got a recommendation from the the Wyoming Business Council board of directors.

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ROCK SPRINGS -- Rock Springs has put its hat in the ring in the legal battle concerning opioid addiction.

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CHEYENNE — Efforts to diversify Wyoming’s economy got a major boost with the stroke of Gov. Mark Gordon’s pen Wednesday.

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ROCK SPRINGS — For Lyle Tuttle, tattoos are more than just designing a part of a body. “It’s an art form that art historians overlook and didn’t record,” he said.

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CHEYENNE — Residents across Wyoming can rest assured that their communities will remain safe from chemical contaminants created by leaking landfills. That’s thanks to work completed in partnership between local governments and the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality’s Cease and Trans…

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CASPER — Ash produced after burning coal in power plants is polluting groundwater with toxins like arsenic, and disposal sites at two coal-fired plants in Wyoming ranked third and fourth worst for contamination nationwide, according to a report published Monday by environmental groups.

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A fast moving Pacific storm will bring snow to many areas late Tuesday through late Wednesday causing slick roads and limited visibility.