MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, Wyo. (AP) — A record number of visitors flocked to Yellowstone National Park last year despite fewer hotel rooms and campsites being available because of the coronavirus pandemic and construction projects.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A judge has sentenced a California man to nine months in prison for a drunken rampage in Yellowstone National Park in which he did thousands of dollars in damage to a hotel and struggled with rangers trying to subdue him.
KEMMERER, Wyoming (AP) — In this sleepy Wyoming town that has relied on coal for over a century, a company founded by the man who revolutionized personal computing is launching an ambitious project to counter climate change: A nationwide reboot of nuclear energy technology.
GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — Two police officers shot and killed a man who reportedly charged at them with a “large edged weapon,” police in Gillette said Sunday.
Officers responded at 7 a.m. to a report that the suspect had made threats and refused to leave a residence, the Gillette News Record reported.
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Graham Ike scored 23 points including the game winner with 3.3 seconds left as Wyoming beat Utah State 71-69 on Saturday night.
Ike took the ball from the top of the arc, drove the lane and then scored a left-handed layup off the glass.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming's state superintendent of public instruction is resigning to become the head of Virginia's public school system.
The resignation of Wyoming State Superintendent Jillian Balow will be effective Sunday.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming has asked the federal government to remove grizzly bears in and around Yellowstone National Park from protection under the Endangered Species Act, a request which if approved could allow the animals to be hunted.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — School officials in Wyoming's capital have voted to lift a mask mandate and reduce COVID-19 isolation requirements.
The mask requirement for students and teachers, which had been in place since September, will be lifted Jan.
RIVERTON, Wyo. (AP) — A group of newspapers in Wyoming has been sold to a local businesswoman.
Grace Andrus has purchased The (Riverton) Ranger, Lander Journal and Wind River News, along with the ADvertiser/EXTRA, from the Peck family, Publisher Steve Peck announced Friday.