Albany County News

Leave Newborn Wildlife Alone

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department urges people who find young animals this spring to leave these wildlife newborns alone. Most mammal mothers hide their young and return to them periodically to nurse. People finding these young mammals often assume these newborns have been abandoned, but this is almost never the case.... Continue Reading
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UW Nursing School Honors Massie

Mike Massie, University of Wyoming director of government relations, is being honored by UW’s Fay W. Whitney School of Nursing for his efforts as a state legislator on behalf of advanced practice nursing. Massie will receive the inaugural Peter K. Simpson Advanced Practice Nursing Fan award during the School of Nursing’s 10th Annual Willow Ceremony honoring nurse practitioner students May 30.... Continue Reading
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Wyoming Free Fishing Day is June 7th

Both residents and nonresidents alike can fish for free with no license required all day in Wyoming on June 7. The free fishing day was authorized in 2003 by the Wyoming State Legislature. Free Fishing Day applies to all waters in Wyoming with the exception that fishing licenses are required in Yellowstone National Park and the Wind River Indian Reservation.... Continue Reading