CHEYENNE — With recently heightened concern about ozone in the Upper Green River Basin area, a Wyoming Department of Health official is explaining potential health effects linked to higher ozone levels.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Conservation groups sued the U.S. government Thursday over a new agreement that will allow Utah to take water from the Flaming Gorge Dam.
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.
President Donald Trump signed an executive order Thursday requiring U.S. colleges to protect free speech on their campuses or risk losing federal research funding.
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.
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.
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.
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.
CHEYENNE — Motivational speaker Jenni Prisk will talk to residents at workshops in Rock Springs and Cheyenne in April. The events are free to the public.
ROCK SPRINGS – Sweetwater Technology Services of Rock Springs has joined the Made Safe in Wyoming Program as a founding member to help build a cybersecurity community in Wyoming, one business or organization at a time.
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.
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…
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.
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.
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…
WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump requested $919.9 million in appropriations for the Department of the Interior’s Wildland Fire Management Program.
ROCK SPRINGS — A pedestrian standing in the roadway of Interstate 80 east of Rock Springs died Tuesday after he was struck by a vehicle.
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.
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.
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.
CHEYENNE — As the Bomb Cyclone storm rolls through, the Postal Service is asking residents to remember their letter carriers, who are out in full force.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
CASPER (AP) — State oil and gas regulators have denied protests by land and mineral owners opposing a major oil and gas developer’s more than 100 applications for drilling permits in southeastern Wyoming.
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.
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.
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.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Department of Transportation says more than 500 people have purchased Wyoming license plates promoting wildlife conservation.
CHEYENNE (AP) — If you ever wished to gaze at a stomping, snorting, neighing panorama of Western heritage from your living-room window, now could be your chance.
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.
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…
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.