Wyoming officials have denied most of a damage claim submitted by ranchers who say black bears killed an estimated 145 lambs and ewes last spring. Ladder Livestock Co. in south-central Wyoming sought almost $29,000 in restitution.
News struck the NFL when it was announced that the Denver Broncos would enter their matchup against the New Orleans Saints without a quarterback, due to quarterback, Jeff Driskel testing positive for COVID-19. Undrafted wide receiver, Kendall Hinton, took over the Broncos quarterback position during Sunday’s game, who had little to no practice at the quarterback position all week. Denver went onto lose to New Orleans, 31-3.
On Thanksgiving day, U.S. Senator John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) shared dinner with Wyoming National Guard troops serving in Qatar. Senator Barrasso sat down with members of the 153rd Airlift Wing and 187th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron, who are supporting airlift operations and medical evacuations in the Middle East.
College Sports Madness named its Mountain West Players of the Week on Sunday, and Wyoming junior linebacker Chad Muma was selected as the MW Defensive Player of the Week for his performance in Wyoming’s 45-14 win over UNLV last Friday.
The Wyoming State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) received $350,000 in grant funding from the Paul Bruhn Historic Revitalization Grants Program through the National Park Service. The objective of this grant program is to support the rehabilitation of historic buildings on rural historic main streets and/or commercial districts in Wyoming.
Cheyenne South high school host the annual Turkey stampede 5k has been an annual tradition at South high school, since the school opened in 2009. This run is to raise funds for the Toys for Tots drive and the Traci Friess scholarship foundation for an English major, which will support students and families in need.
Blue Federal Credit Union and the Blue Foundation are partnering with the American Red Cross of Colorado and Wyoming to provide disaster relief for victims of the devastating 2020 Colorado and Wyoming wildfire season.
It’s been a tough year, for a lot of people. And now that the holidays are here, organizations that have already been contributing to the needy families in Park County are stepping up their game even more.
Governor Mark Gordon has ordered the Wyoming State Flag be flown at half staff at the Capitol in Cheyenne and in Laramie County from sunrise to sunset on November 24, 2020 in honor of Clark A. Smith. Mr. Smith served in the Wyoming House of Representatives in 1965. He passed away November 19.
The City of Cheyenne has announced their trash and recycle pick-up schedule for Thanksgiving Day on Thursday, November 26th.Scheduled trash and recycle pick-up that day will instead take place on Saturday, November 28th. Please have your trash and recycle containers out by 6:00 a.m.
City of Cheyenne Mayor Marian Orr is seeking applications to fill vacancies on four City boards: Housing & Community Development Advisory Council, Planning Commission, Board of Appeals, and Board of Adjustment.
Nationwide, more than 150 people are killed and 29,000 injured each year in animal/vehicle collisions, and areas in Fremont County have some of the highest numbers of wildlife/vehicle collisions in the State. If
SuperCuts stylists will bring their scissors, spray bottles, combs and capes to Wyoming Rescue Mission at 4:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 23, just in time to give those who signed up a new ‘do just before Thanksgiving.
“It connects farmers and ranchers to one another to provide them with a network they can tap into as they consider changing management practices – sharing what worked, what didn’t work and what they might do differently ‘next time’,”
The Wyoming Game and Fish Commission announced the formation of a new taskforce that will study top-priority wildlife issues such as licensing and public access facing the Wyoming Game and Fish Department and sportsmen and women.