Albany County News

Avalanche Beacon Check Stations Installed At Two Popular Trailheads In The Snowy Range

The Snowy Range Snowmobile Club, in partnership with the Wyoming State Trails Program and the Medicine Bow National Forest, has installed two avalanche beacon check stations in the Snowy Range. These beacon check stations encourage all recreational users to find out “Are You Beeping?” — the tagline for a national safety campaign to ensure backcountry users know they are equipped with a functioning avalanche transceiver prior to venturing into potential avalanche terrain.... Continue Reading
Laramie News

Laramie River Greenbelt Re-Opened

WYDOT contractors have completed the repair and remediation on and around the greenbelt path under Snowy Range Road adjacent to the Laramie River. Crews removed the signs and barricades to allow users access to this section of Laramie River Greenbelt on Monday February 5, 2018.... Continue Reading
Albany County News

Walk fo Women

The University of Wyoming Athletics Department will be hosting the 14th Annual Walk for Women on Saturday, Feb. 24, when the Cowgirls host the Fresno State Bulldogs.  Along with the walk, a silent auction will be held with all proceeds from the event directly benefit the Play 4Kay Foundation.  ... Continue Reading
Albany County News

Judges Needed!

The Wyoming Future Business Leaders of America state contest will be hosted in Laramie this year. While this is exciting news to have the contest hosted on the University of Wyoming campus, the organization is in need of judges. If you are interested in volunteering for a contest, please contact the FBLA Judges Coordinator Joyce Smock at or 970.895.2326.... Continue Reading

Colonel Haller Appoints New Sergeant

Wyoming Highway Patrol Colonel Kebin Haller recently announced the promotion of Trooper Momen Elazizi to a new leadership role within the agency. Trooper Elazizi was appointed to the position of Safety Education Coordinator Sergeant for the Patrol. Sgt. Elazizi was born and raised in Cairo, Egypt.... Continue Reading