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Hot Prings Park
April 23, 2014 – 2:31 pm | No Comment

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Gov. Matt Mead is headed to Thermopolis on Saturday to hear from residents about the future of Hot Springs State Park.
The Wyoming Department of State Parks and Cultural Resources last month notified owners of …

World War I Memorial in Cody
April 23, 2014 – 2:29 pm | No Comment

POWELL, Wyo. (AP) — The Park County commissioners have voted to contribute $10,000 toward a memorial in Cody to honor Wyoming soldiers killed in World War I. The Powell Tribune reports the memorial will be placed …

Resignations in Education Department
April 23, 2014 – 2:22 pm | No Comment

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — The man who temporarily ran the Wyoming Department of Education says a handful of employees have quit since Superintendent Cindy Hill was restored to power and that more resignations could be coming. …

Cheyenne Frontier Days Posts Profit
April 23, 2014 – 2:20 pm | No Comment

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Cheyenne Frontier Days posted a net profit of $956,000 in 2013. The rodeo’s annual financial report says it’s the fourth year in a row that the “Daddy of ‘em All” has …

Teapot Dome For Sale
April 23, 2014 – 2:20 pm | No Comment

DENVER (AP) — Teapot Dome, the Wyoming federal oil reserve that was at the root of a 1920s political scandal, is up for sale, this time to the highest bidder. The Denver Post reports the Department …

Dog Park at Tonkin Stadium
April 23, 2014 – 2:18 pm | No Comment

(Riverton)- The Riverton School Board Tuesday night by consensus agreed that a dog park at Tonkin Stadium could be one use for the facility, and they agreed the sponsors of the idea could come back …

Underwriters Laboratories Hope to Employ 25
April 22, 2014 – 11:55 am | No Comment

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Underwriters Laboratories says it hopes to employ 25 people at its new office in Laramie by the end of next year and possibly double that amount later. Gov. Matt Mead announced Monday …

Cheyenne Man Could Be Sentenced to Four or Five Years
April 22, 2014 – 11:54 am | No Comment

CHEYENNE (AP) — A man charged in a fatal drug-related shooting in Cheyenne in 2012 could be sentenced to between four and five years under a deal with prosecutors. The Tribune Eagle reports that Brian …

Casper Man Facing Charges
April 22, 2014 – 11:50 am | No Comment

CASPER (AP) — A 20-year-old Casper man is facing 10 sex-related charges after an appearance in Natrona County Circuit Court yesterday. The Star-tribune reports Christopher Dudgeon was on probation for sexual battery, a misdemeanor, when …

Jackson Officials Hoping to Stop Landslide
April 22, 2014 – 11:38 am | No Comment

JACKSON  (AP) — Officials in Jackson are hoping a mound of dirt and rock will stop a slow-moving landslide from destroying a two-story parking garage next to Sidewinders Tavern. Crews with dump trucks spent yesterday …

State Grants for Services to the Needy
April 22, 2014 – 11:24 am | No Comment

CHEYENNE (AP) — Five Laramie County organizations have applied for more than $200,000 in state grants for services to the needy. The Tribune Eagle reports the total is higher than in previous years, when county groups …

Underground Coal Gasification
April 22, 2014 – 11:22 am | No Comment

CHEYENNE(AP) — State officials say they’re not yet privy to the details of any environmental problems a company seeking to experiment with underground coal gasification in Wyoming allegedly caused with a similar project in Australia. Gov. …