Albany County News

Barber Lake Filled with Both Water and Fish

By: Mt. Hood Territory Just in time for Wyoming’s Free Fishing Day, a popular lake in the Snowy Range is now ready for use by recreationists. This past week, Barber Lake was both filled with water by the U.S. Forest Service and stocked with catchable fish by the Wyoming Game and Fish Department.... Continue Reading
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Turtle Rock Interpretive Hike to be Held on June 7

The Laramie Ranger District of the Medicine Bow National Forest will be leading a family-friendly interpretive hike at Vedauwoo on the Pole Mountain unit, Saturday, June 7. The hike will take place on the Turtle Rock trail at 9:30 a.m. Turtle Rock is a 2.4-mile loop that circles massive granite rock structures. ... Continue Reading
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Tree Health, Wildfire Risk Reduction Workshop near Vedauwoo

Tactics homeowners can use to keep trees healthy and reduce risk of wildfire damage to cabins or homes will be shown at a workshop Tuesday, June 10, at 5:30 p.m. near Vedauwoo east of Laramie.Representatives of the Wyoming State Forestry Division, Albany County Fuels Mitigation Program and Albany County Weed and Pest Control will lead a tour of a property where many of the steps have been implemented.... Continue Reading
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University of Wyoming President’s Honor Roll: Albany County

The University of Wyoming lists 201 students from Albany County on the 2014 spring semester President’s Honor Roll. The President’s Honor Roll consists of regularly enrolled undergraduates who earned a 4.0 (“A”) grade point average for the semester. To be eligible, students must have been enrolled for a minimum of 12 credit hours taken for letter grades.... Continue Reading
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2014 Should be a Good Year for the Cutt-Slam

The above average snowpack of this past winter has made difficult to impossible fishing conditions on many Wyoming streams, but this same snowpack bodes well for anglers going after their Cutt-Slam later this summer. In 2013, Wyoming’s Cutt-Slam program continued to be very popular with a record number of anglers receiving recognition for completion of the program.... Continue Reading