Albany County News

Prescribed Burning

Laramie Ranger District fire crews hope to take advantage of favorable fuel and weather conditions soon in order to conduct prescribed burns in the northern portion of the Pole Mountain unit. If conditions are favorable, the burning could take place over the next few weeks and/or months.... Continue Reading

Congrats to Wyoming’s Josh Allen, the No. 7 Pick in the 2018 NFL Draft

Congrats go out to former University of Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen, who became the highest NFL Draft pick by any Wyoming Cowboy in school history on Thursday.        “With the seventh pick in the 2018 NFL Draft the Buffalo Bills select Josh Allen, quarterback, University of Wyoming.”  Those were the words uttered by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Thursday night from AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.      ... Continue Reading

First Lady Barbara Bush has Died.

Governor Matthew H. Mead, pursuant to President Donald Trump’s Proclamation, has ordered both the U.S. and State of Wyoming flag be flown at half-staff statewide immediately through sunset Saturday, April 21, 2018 in honor of First Lady Barbara Bush.  Bush, wife of our nation’s 41st president and mother of our country’s 43rd president, died Tuesday night at her home in Houston at the age of 92.... Continue Reading