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Woman Charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance

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On December 2, 2016 at approximately 2:00p.m. Officers from the Laramie Police Department responded to the 2000 block of Binford for the report of a domestic dispute occurring at that location. During that investigation, 18 year old Melissa Mendoza was arrested for Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance. ... Continue Reading


Good Morning Laramie: A Christmas Story

Logo Courtesy of Claudia Carlson and the Laramie Chamber Business Alliance.
Good Morning Laramie invites you to stop by the Hilton Garden Inn Friday, Dec. 9 to participate in a fast passed networking event! Breakfast will be served at 7AM and the show A Christmas Story will start at 7:30AM. They will be collecting eye glasses to donate to the Lions Club.... Continue Reading

Team Trivia at the Ruffed Up Duck Saloon

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Win a night stay at the Lodge Casino in Black Hawk by playing trivia at the Ruffed Up Duck this Tuesday, Dec. 6th at 6:30PM! The winning team gets a one-night stay at the Lodge Casino, including both dinner and breakfast for two!... Continue Reading

Drought Conditions Persist in Northeastern Wyoming

By: Elena Airaghi
  GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — Drought conditions are persisting in northeastern Wyoming. The Gillette News Record is reporting that the region has seen months of warmer-than-average temperatures combined with very dry conditions. The National Weather Service in Rapid City, South Dakota, issued a recent update on the ongoing drought saying severe drought conditions are continuing in portions of western South Dakota and portions of northeastern Wyoming.... Continue Reading

UW Gets DOE Funding for Carbon Capture and Storage Projects

Old Main University of Wyoming.
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — The U.S. Energy Department has awarded nearly $2.4 million to the University of Wyoming for research into commercial carbon capture and storage projects in Wyoming. UW is among 13 universities and other organizations selected to share more than $44 million in research and development funds.... Continue Reading

Authorities Plan to Close Teton Pass for Avalanche Control

By: Les Chatfield
  JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Department of Transportation plans to close Teton Pass for avalanche control work for a few hours early Monday morning. The Jackson Hole News&Guide reports that the Wyoming Department of Transportation plans to close Highway 22 over the 8,432-foot pass at 3 a.m.... Continue Reading

Wyoming Police to Dole Out Donated Money for Good Deeds

By: asenat29
  JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — A good deed could turn into a $50 tip from Jackson law enforcement officials who will dole out donated money ahead of the holidays. The Jackson Hole News and Guide reports that Teton County Sheriff Jim Whalen says anonymous donors have contributed enough for deputies, officers and troopers to give $50 to $100 gifts.... Continue Reading

Wyoming to Play in Poinsettia Bowl Dec. 21

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LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — After losing the Mountain West Conference championship game Saturday night to San Diego State, Wyoming learned Sunday that it will be playing a bowl game on the Aztecs’ home turf. The Cowboys accepted an invitation to play in the San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl on Dec.... Continue Reading

Travel Difficult in Northern, Central Wyoming

By: State Farm
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Snow is causing problems for travelers in northern and central Wyoming. The Wyoming Department of Transportation says a 35-mile section of Interstate 90 between Sheridan and Buffalo was closed Monday morning because of winter weather conditions. In addition, no unnecessary travel was advised on a 50-mile stretch of I-25 between Casper and Douglas.... Continue Reading