Preservationists hope to save Cheyenne building’s fixtures
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Cheyenne Historic Preservation Board hopes to save stained-glass windows, bannisters and other fixtures from a downtown building that will be demolished to make way for a city courts building.
The Wyoming Tribune Eagle
Wyoming scores on late drive to beat Air Force 35-27
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Tyler Vander Waal’s redemption gave Wyoming its third straight win.
Vander Waal came off the bench and tossed two touchdown passes, including the go-ahead score on a 22-yard strike with 1:09 left in the game, and rushed for two more TDs in leading Wyoming to a ...
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — University of Wyoming officials have agreed to put half of all future tuition increases toward priorities determined by administrators and student government.
The Board of Trustees agreed to the change on Tuesday.
Wyoming museum’s video series focuses on firearms’ history
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming State Museum is launching a video series to teach people about firearms from the museum’s collection.
The first two videos in the “Firearms Friday” series were posted this week on the museum’s YouTube
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Marvin Prochet had 23 points and 12 rebounds on Friday night and Niagara held off Wyoming for a 72-67 win.
Chris Barton’s 3-pointer with 2:45 left gave Niagara the lead for good at 64-61 and Prochet’s jumper with 57 seconds made it 66-63. The Purple Eagles made all six ...
Wyoming’s first female high school football coach let go
LOVELL, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming’s first female high school football coach has been let go after only one season.
The Casper Star-Tribune
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — An environmental group is suing the federal government for information about a proposed 5,000-well oil and gas project in central Wyoming.
Western Watersheds Project filed the lawsuit Wednesday in Idaho, arguing that it had requested public information from the Bureau ...
Wyoming student faces 9 counts of attempted murder
GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — The 14-year-old junior high student who brought two handguns and 36 rounds of ammunition to a Wyoming school and threatened to shoot another student and staff members faces nine counts of attempted first-degree murder.
Each of the nine counts is for a potential victim ...
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Sean Chambers is the talk of the town.
That’s what happens when you go from being the backup quarterback to the starter. Wyoming’s true freshman signal caller did that three games ago and has had a rousing introduction to the Mountain West in helping Wyoming get on its ...
Wyoming canvassing board certifies election results
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming State Canvassing Board has certified results of last week’s general election.
The action on Wednesday affirms the election of all five statewide elected officials, 75 Wyoming State Legislators, one U.S Senator, one U.S Representative and the retention of ...
James with 23 points leads Wyoming over Grambling 86-78
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Justin James scored 23 points and grabbed seven rebounds and Wyoming edged Grambling 86-78 on Wednesday night.
Hunter Maldonado added 21 points and a team-high 12 rebounds for the Cowboys (1-2). Trevon Taylor scored 21 points off the bench and contributed seven ...
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — The University of Wyoming has proposed dissolving its geography department and eliminating most geography degrees next year.
The Laramie Boomerang
Wyoming Sen. Barrasso elected to Senate leader position
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming U.S. Sen. John Barrasso has been elected to serve as chairman of the Senate Republican Conference.
Barrasso’s office says it is the No. 3 leadership position for Senate Republicans. Barrasso won a new six-year term in last week’s election.
In a ...
14-year-old brought handguns, ammunition to Wyoming school
GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — Police in northeast Wyoming say a 14-year-old junior high student brought two handguns and 36 rounds of ammunition to school and threatened to shoot a student and staff members because he was unhappy with them.
The Gillette News Record
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — In a story Nov. 13 about Cloud Peak Energy, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Cloud Peak Energy was considering doubling its executives’ pay between now and 2020 as part of plan to retain its leadership team and that the company had closed its offices in Montana. ...
Gillette senior makes name for himself on the airwaves
GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — To kick off “Mingle with Engel” is an image of a golden, spinning globe throwing off city names like Hong Kong, London, Dublin, Cairo and Seoul into space.
Then comes the introduction and it’s clear the show is from nowhere near those locations around the world. It’s ...
RIVERTON, Wyo. (AP) — It was known simply as Red Rocks a generation ago, the restaurant and motel on the north side of U.S. Highway 26 just before the big curve 20 miles east of Dubois.
While the meals may have been memorable, what goes on inside the former restaurant and motel complex is ...
CODY, Wyo. (AP) — A statue commemorating military dogs and their handlers is scheduled to be unveiled around Memorial Day weekend next year at the State of Wyoming Veterans Memorial Park in Cody.
The War and Service Dog Memorial statue was inspired by Powell resident and Iraqi war veteran ...
Mattis send-off as US war-booty bells return to Philippines
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The U.S. defense secretary plans to take part in a ceremony in Wyoming marking the beginning of a process to return three disputed church bells to the Philippines.
The Defense Department says Defense Secretary James Mattis plans to travel Wednesday to F.E. Warren Air ...
State could change investment strategy for checking account
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming may change its investment strategy to a more conservative approach for the state’s checking account.
The Wyoming Tribune Eagle
Brucellosis found in northwest Wyoming cattle herd
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A new case of brucellosis has been found in a cattle herd in northwest Wyoming, and the herd has been placed in quarantine.
The Wyoming Livestock Board says additional tests are being conducted on the herd in Teton County to confirm the disease.
It says Wyoming ...
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming Gov.-elect Mark Gordon has named co-chairs to lead his transition committee.
Gordon announced Tuesday that Pat Arp, the current Wyoming Deputy State Treasurer, and Gale Geringer, who was Gordon’s campaign manager, will serve as co-chairs of his transition ...
Opening of snowmobile season set for Bighorn National Forest
GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — Snowmobiling season is scheduled to open this week in the Bighorn National Forest depending on the amount of snowfall.
The Gillette News Record reports the ...
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — The University of Wyoming’s top education official says its plan to improve the College of Education will need $18 million to $20 million in initial funding to overhaul the state’s system of producing teachers.
The Laramie Boomerang
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LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming’s offense has undergone a transformation with Sean Chambers at the controls.
Since the true freshman took over at quarterback 10 quarters ago, the unit has scored eight touchdowns. The Cowboys have put up 24.6 points (six more than their season average) and ...
Skiers rescued in 2 incidents in northwestern Wyoming
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Authorities say two skiers have been rescued in recent days in separate incidents along Teton Pass on the Wyoming-Idaho border.
The Jackson Hole (Wyo.) News and Guide
Snow drifts hamper efforts to keep Wyoming highway open
LOVELL, Wyo. (AP) — State transportation officials are considering closing U.S. Highway 14A over northern Wyoming’s Big Horn Mountains earlier than usual this winter as snow drifts hamper efforts to keep the roadway clear.
A 22-mile stretch of the scenic road is closed annually about Nov. ...
Wyoming Farm Bureau Federation re-elects Fornstrom
SHERIDAN, Wyo. (AP) — Todd Fornstrom has been elected to his third term as president of the Wyoming Farm Bureau Federation during its recent meeting in Sheridan.
Fornstrom and his family farm in Laramie County near Pine Bluffs.
Fornstrom says in a statement that he’s proud to serve ...
Tinkle double-double leads Oregon State past Wyoming, 83-64
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State made rebounding a point of emphasis, and crashed the glass with abandon against a Wyoming team dealing with frontcourt injuries on Saturday.
“We just want to be all gas, no brakes,” forward Alfred Hollins said.
Tres Tinkle had 28 points, 11 ...
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Online hospitality company Airbnb says its hosts generated about $1.1 million in tax revenue during the first year of its agreement with the state of Wyoming.
The Wyoming Tribune Eagle
Wyoming man serves jail time another another’s name
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A 30-year-old man in Wyoming served another man’s two-day jail sentence after using a fake name when he was arrested and went before a court.
According to court records, when a Campbell County sheriff’s deputy stopped Hans Heller on Aug. 18, Heller gave a false name ...
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees will consider creating a new major in construction management.
The board meets this coming week in Laramie.
The proposed construction management program has been developed by the Department of Civil and Architectural ...
Former worker sentenced in sex assault of juvenile inmate
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A former juvenile detention center worker in Wyoming convicted of sexually assaulting a young female inmate has been sentenced to six months in jail.
The Casper Star-Tribune
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — A 27-year-old Colorado man who walked dangerously close to Old Faithful geyser in September is banned from Yellowstone National Park and nearby Grand Teton National Park for five years.
Gabriel Villalva of Greeley pleaded guilty Thursday to disorderly ...
Second sexual assault trial for Casper businessman
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A Wyoming businessman is standing trial again on a third-degree sexual assault charge.
KTWO-AM in Casper reports that Tony Cercy’s second trial on Friday is ...
Poaching incidents in Sheridan County investigated
SHERIDAN, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is investigating the poaching of two bull elk and a white-tailed deer in northwest Sheridan County.
One bull elk and a white-tailed doe were discovered the weekend of Oct. 27 and the second bull elk was discovered Nov. 3. All three ...
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — There’s some irony to what Cooper Rothe is doing.
Growing up in Longmont, Colorado, Rothe never thought he’d be a kicker. In fact, he rarely passed up the opportunity to rib those who seemed to have the simplest task in football.
“Even in high school, I couldn’t ...
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Legislature will seat one independent representative in the next session.
Jim Roscoe defeated incumbent Republican Marti Halvorson in the House District 22 race on Tuesday to become Wyoming’s second independent state legislator and the first independent ...
RIVERTON, Wyo. (AP) — An investigation is underway after a man was found dead in a west-central Wyoming park after a night of sub-freezing temperatures.
The Riverton Ranger reports ...
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — The Albany County attorney has identified the sheriff’s deputy who fatally shot a 39-year-old man on Sunday in Laramie.
The Laramie Boomerang
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — JaQuori McLaughlin scored 17 points and Devearl Ramsey added 14 in UC Santa Barbara’s 76-66 defeat of Wyoming in a season opener Tuesday night thanks to a fierce closing run.
McLaughlin, a sophomore transfer from Oregon State, scored 12 of his 17 points in the first ...
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Voters in Wyoming made no doubt about it: They have no problem with President Donald Trump and want Republicans to continue to represent them.
Republican Mark Gordon decisively beat Democrat Mary Throne to become governor, while Republican Sen. John Barrasso defeated ...
Gordon beats Throne to keep GOP in Wyoming governor’s office
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — State Treasurer Mark Gordon defeated energy industry attorney Mary Throne to keep the office of Wyoming governor in Republican hands for the longest stretch in over a generation.
Gordon’s win means Wyoming state government will continue much as it has under outgoing ...
POWELL, Wyo. (AP) — Court records say a Cody construction worker who died last month in a crash along the Chief Joseph Highway was supposed to be in the custody of law enforcement.
The Powell Tribune
A majority of voters casting midterm election ballots in Wyoming said the country is headed in the right direction, according to a wide-ranging survey of the American electorate.
As voters cast ballots for governor, U.S. Senate and members of Congress in Tuesday’s elections, AP VoteCast ...
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Republican Sen. John Barrasso won a second full term Tuesday, beating Democratic businessman Gary Trauner in a show of support for President Donald Trump in Wyoming.
Barrasso argued in his campaign that declining federal regulation and cuts to federal income taxes ...
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Latest on the general election in Wyoming (all times local):
Republican Liz Cheney has won a second term as Wyoming’s lone U.S. House representative.
Cheney beat Democratic businessman Greg Hunter of Laramie in a race that drew little attention ...
Wyoming pays for county employee to focus on STD prevention
GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming will pay three years of salary and benefits for a county health department employee to focus on education, treatment and prevention of sexually transmitted diseases.
The Gillette News Record