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Laramie Amateur Hockey Club Players Earn Post-Season Honors

Laramie Amateur Hockey Club (LAHC) players Evan Naughton and Emmie Wahlgren were selected to participate in the Northern Plains Development Camp in Grand Forks, ND May 5-7, 2017. Athletes representing clubs from within Wyoming came together in Sheridan, WY March 25-26, 2017 for the try outs.... Continue Reading

Made in Wyoming Catalog Submissions Due April 7

The Wyoming Business Council invites companies selling locally-made products to join the Made in Wyoming program and submit information for the 2017 catalog by April 7. The Made in Wyoming Products Catalog is a full-color 8.5” x 11” directory featuring art, photography, home décor, fashion, food, personal care items and outdoor goods created in the Cowboy State by local business owners.... Continue Reading

March 29th Famous Birthdays

Famous Birthdays: Entrepreneur Sam Walton was born on this date in 1918. Walton was the founder of Wal-Mart and Sam’s Club. TV actress Lucy Lawless was born on March 29th, 1968. She is perhaps best remembered as the New Zealander actress who became famous for her role as TV’s Xena: Warrior Princess.... Continue Reading

March 29th Fun Facts

Today’s Fun Facts: Today is Smoke and Mirrors Day and National Mom & Pop Business Owner Day. Today’s number of the day:  12,779. That’s the number of cabs in New York City. Today in History: It was on March 29th, 1973 the last U.S.... Continue Reading

UW Trustees Kick Program Fees Proposal Back for More Work

  LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees has declined to act on a proposal to adopt cost-based student fees for academic programs. Trustee John McKinley says he thought it would be too much to ask the students to pay an increased fee rate as well as a 4 percent tuition increase, which was approved in November for fiscal year 2018.... Continue Reading

Wyoming Jobless Rate Down Slightly to 4.7 Percent

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming’s unemployment rate has fallen slightly to 4.7 percent in February. The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services says the state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell from 4.8 percent in January. The February jobless rate was significantly lower than in February 2016, which it stood at 5.3 percent.... Continue Reading

Man Charged in Rail Worker Death Transferred to Wyoming

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah authorities say a man accused of killing a train worker has been transported to Wyoming where the alleged crime occurred. Utah Department of Corrections spokeswoman Maria Peterson says that Wyoming authorities picked up Dereck James “DJ” Harrison on Tuesday.... Continue Reading

Crews Work to Spread Massive Jackson Snow Pile to Thaw

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Crews are working to spread out a massive snow pile so it can thaw in Jackson. The Jackson Hole News & Guide reports ( ) that the 55-foot-high snow mountain is estimated to be about 52,371 cubic yards, the largest snow pile Jackson has had in years.... Continue Reading

March 28th Famous Birthdays

Famous Birthdays: Country singer Reba McEntire was born on March 28th, 1955. She’s the multi-Platinum singer, musician, and actress who’s released forty #1 singles and fourteen #1 albums since the 1990s, including the hits “Whoever’s in New England” and “Fancy”. Vince Vaughn is 47 today.  ... Continue Reading