News

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
Laramie News

I-80 Closed Laramie – Cheyenne

I-80 remains closed between Laramie & Cheyenne due to slick roads and several crashes. Estimated opening time as of 1:30 p.m. is in 6-8 hours. I-80 EASTBOUND out of Cheyenne remains closed due to a request by Nebraska, which is dealing with severe winter weather.... Continue Reading
Albany County News

Howe Road Railroad Crossing Closure

Howe Road railroad crossing to be temporarily closed next week The Union Pacific railroad crossing at Howe Road south of Laramie will close next week as crews repair the crossing. The closure is scheduled to begin Monday, April 16, weather permitting, and will continue through Saturday, April 21, weather permitting.... Continue Reading
Albany County News

Shooting Restrictions in Place on Pole Mountain

The Laramie Ranger District reminds the public that the annual shooting restrictions on Pole Mountain went into effect Saturday, March 31. Put in place by a Forest Service order, the restriction prohibits the discharge of firearms within the Pole Mountain unit of the Medicine Bow National Forest from March 31 through Sept.... Continue Reading