Laramie News

Green Waste Collection Sites Closed

All containers at the Green Waste collection sites have been removed and the sites are permanently closed. Cleanup of the sites continues. Curbside pickup of green waste can be arranged by contacting McBrides Yard Waste at 307-399-2028 or Green waste can also be taken to the Laramie Landfill free of charge.... Continue Reading

Companies Can Slash Energy Costs With Business Council Grants

The Wyoming Business Council has grant money available to help small businesses, agricultural producers, nonprofits and local governments make energy efficiency improvements to their facilities. “Energy efficiency improvements are an often overlooked, cost-effective opportunity to save money on operating costs and reduce energy consumption,” said Sherry Hughes, State Energy Office program manager.... Continue Reading
Laramie News

Senior Olympics In Laramie This Week

The 2017 Senior Olympics will be held in Laramie August 2 -6, 2017. Several parks will be used as venues for these events along with the Laramie Recreation Center , UW and Laramie Senior High School facilities. Enjoy rooting for your favorite “Seniors” at these events.... Continue Reading

Wyoming has largest share of good-paying jobs for noncollege workers, report shows

Wyoming has the country’s largest share of good jobs for workers without a four-year degree, according to a Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce report released Wednesday. Half of Wyoming jobs provide living wages of $35,000 or better for high school graduates without a bachelor’s degree, according to the Center on Education and the Workforce’s 2015 data.... Continue Reading
Albany County News

City Of Laramie And Albany County To Deploy New Countywide Alerting System

Albany County and the City of Laramie are now working with Everbridge, the worldwide leader in unified critical communications, to keep residents, staff and emergency personnel safe and informed with quick and reliable emergency notifications and public service announcements. Albany County and the City of Laramie will begin using “Albany Countywide Alerts” in early August to communicate with citizens and businesses during emergencies and other critical events.... Continue Reading