Winter Storm Warning Albany CountyLocal Weather Alerts

Winter Storm Warning
...major Winter Storm To Continue Through Friday Morning... ...blizzard Conditions Expected In Western Carbon County This Morning And Afternoon... ...winter Storm Warning Remains In Effect Until 11 Am Mst Friday... * Timing...snow, Heavy At Times, Will Continue Through Friday ...Read More.
Effective: February 23, 2017 at 3:07amExpires: February 24, 2017 at 11:00amTarget Area: Central Laramie Range and Southwest Platte County; Laramie Valley; North Laramie Range; North Snowy Range Foothills; Shirley Basin; South Laramie Range; South Laramie Range Foothills; Upper North Platte River Basin

Winter Storm Warning
...major Winter Storm To Continue Through Friday Morning... ...blizzard Conditions Expected In Western Carbon County This Morning And Afternoon... ...winter Storm Warning Remains In Effect Until 11 Am Mst Friday... * Timing...snow, Heavy At Times, Will Continue Through Friday ...Read More.
Effective: February 23, 2017 at 3:07amExpires: February 24, 2017 at 11:00amTarget Area: Sierra Madre Range; Snowy Range


World Languages Day

Approximately 250 junior high and high school students will attend the fifth annual World Languages Day Event March 3-4 at the University of Wyoming. The annual event provides Wyoming’s world languages students a chance to showcase their foreign language skills in judged competitions, convene with other language enthusiasts, and learn through eleven diverse language workshops hosted by UW faculty and graduate students.... Continue Reading

Missing Skier Found Alive Near Jackson Hole Resort

  JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — A skier missing in Grand Teton National Park since Monday has been found alive. The Jackson Hole News & Guide reports (bit.ly/2mlRsDm) that the 31-year-old Mike Syverson of Telluride, Colorado, was found about 8 a.m. Wednesday and flown out about two hours later.... Continue Reading

Bill to Allow Armed School Staff Goes to Senate Floor

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A Senate committee has advanced a bill that would allow K-12 school personnel to carry concealed guns. It’ll be up to each school district whether to allow armed staff. The Senate Education Committee voted 5-0 Wednesday to send House Bill 194 to the full Senate for debate.... Continue Reading

Court Rules Riverton Not Part of Indian Country

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver has ruled that the City of Riverton and surrounding lands are not part of the Wind River Indian Reservation in central Wyoming. A three-judge panel of the court on Wednesday rejected the Environmental Protection Agency’s decision that Riverton was part of Indian Country.... Continue Reading

Casper Man Gets Life in Prison for Fatal Stabbing

  CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A Casper man who stabbed his roommate to death with a sword has been sentenced to life in prison without parole. The Casper Star-Tribune reports 39-year-old Don Johns was sentenced Wednesday after he was previously convicted of first-degree murder in the August 2015 death of 49-year-old Donald Wickersham.... Continue Reading


Snowstorm Hits Much of Wyoming

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Much of central, east-central and southern Wyoming is being hit by a snowstorm that has closed highways and schools. The National Weather Service has posted a winter storm warning for areas that include Cheyenne, Casper, Laramie, Riverton, Rock Springs and Sheridan.... Continue Reading


Laramie Man Arrested on 10 Sex Related Charges

On February 20, 2017, shortly before 2:00am Laramie Police Officers responded to a report of a possible sexual assault. As a result of the investigation Officers arrested a 20-year-old male from Laramie, under suspicion of 10 felony charges including sexual assault in the first degree (WS 6-2-302), kidnapping (WS 6-2-201), and multiple counts of sexual abuse of a minor in the first degree (WS 6-2-314) and sexual abuse of a minor in the second degree (WS 6-2-315).... Continue Reading