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High Wind Warning
...strong Winds Through Tuesday Morning Across Wind Prone Locations... .the Passage Of A Cold Front Tonight And Strong Gradients Aloft And At The Surface Will Produce The Possibility Of Strong Winds Across Wind Prone Locations Through Tuesday Morning. ...Read More.
Effective: February 19, 2017 at 1:30pmExpires: February 20, 2017 at 5:00pmTarget Area: Central Laramie Range and Southwest Platte County; South Laramie Range; South Laramie Range Foothills

High Wind Watch
...strong Winds Through Tuesday Morning Across Wind Prone Locations... .the Passage Of A Cold Front Tonight And Strong Gradients Aloft And At The Surface Will Produce The Possibility Of Strong Winds Across Wind Prone Locations Through Tuesday Morning. ...Read More.
Effective: February 19, 2017 at 1:30pmExpires: February 21, 2017 at 12:00pmTarget Area: Central Laramie Range and Southwest Platte County; South Laramie Range; South Laramie Range Foothills

High Wind Watch
...strong Winds Through Tuesday Morning Across Wind Prone Locations... .the Passage Of A Cold Front Tonight And Strong Gradients Aloft And At The Surface Will Produce The Possibility Of Strong Winds Across Wind Prone Locations Through Tuesday Morning. ...Read More.
Effective: February 19, 2017 at 1:30pmExpires: February 21, 2017 at 12:00pmTarget Area: North Snowy Range Foothills


Lawmakers Support Online Sales Tax Bill

  CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A bill that would have online companies that sell goods to Wyoming residents to be required to collect Wyoming’s sales tax on the transaction has advanced through the Legislature. KTWO-AM reports that the Senate approved the bill Wednesday and it previously passed the state house.... Continue Reading

Bighorn River Flood Fight Concentrates on Greybull

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The danger of flooding on the Bighorn River in northern Wyoming has lessened. The National Weather Service says ice jams on the Bighorn had thinned considerably Thursday although a flood advisory remains in effect along parts of the river because of the unpredictability of river ice.... Continue Reading

Cigarette Tax Hike Killed by Senate Committee

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A Senate committee has killed a bill that would have raised the state tax on cigarettes by 30 cents a pack. House Bill 151 failed on 3-2 vote in the Senate Revenue Committee on Thursday. It had passed the state House on a close vote earlier.... Continue Reading


Drug Treatment Center Employee Accused of Sex with Inmate

  CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — An employee of a Casper center that provides rehabilitation and substance abuse treatment to inmates has pleaded not guilty to having sex with an inmate on multiple occasions. The Casper Star-Tribune reports the woman pleaded not guilty to sexual assault charges Thursday.... Continue Reading

Calling Pets Service Animals Could Become a Crime Under Bill

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A Wyoming lawmaker wants to make misrepresenting a pet as a service animal a crime. The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reports (http://bit.ly/2lV36pb ) that the Senate Travel Committee on Tuesday advanced a bill that would criminalize pet owners calling their dogs’ service animals in order to bring them places like restaurants, stores or rental properties.... Continue Reading

2 Hospitalized After Shooting in Casper

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — Two people were hospitalized after a shooting at a residence in the northern part of Casper. Police say a man and a woman, both in their mid-40s, suffered traumatic injuries in the shooting Thursday night. The police department says it does not believe there is any threat to the community.... Continue Reading

UW sees slight decline in enrollment for spring semester

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — The University of Wyoming has seen a slight decline in enrollment for the spring semester, though it isn’t nearly as sharp as the decline in the fall. Counts from the 15th day of class — Friday — indicate enrollment is down about 1.6 percent from spring 2016, or about 188 students fewer students.... Continue Reading

Rotary Clubs of Cheyenne Partners hosts End Polio Night

In partnership with the Rotary Clubs of Cheyenne, WY, Laramie County Community College will host an ‘End Polio Night’ Wednesday, February 22, 2017 as the LCCC men’s and women’s basketball teams take on Northeastern Junior College (Sterling, CO) in Cheyenne. Polio is a crippling and potentially deadly infectious disease caused by the poliovirus.... Continue Reading