Albany County News

Aerial Mosquito Control Planned

City of Laramie Mosquito Control has scheduled the aerial application of Dibrom for control of adult mosquitoes in rural areas adjacent to the City on Tuesday evening, July 8th beginning at 7 pm. This application is targeted to control both nuisance and vector mosquitoes, including Culex tarsalis, which can transmit West Nile virus (WNv).... Continue Reading
Albany County News

Owen Fire Discovered On Medicine Bow National Forest

Dubbed the Owen Fire, a wildfire was reported Monday afternoon on the Medicine Bow National Forest about 30 miles southwest of Laramie. The 300-acre fire is burning in timber near Lake Owen in southern Albany County. Campers and recreationists have been evacuated from the popular area by the Albany County Sheriff’s Department and the U.S.... Continue Reading
Albany County News

UW Parking Permits Available Online Starting Tuesday

University of Wyoming parking permits for 2014-15 will be available for purchase online at www.uwyo.edu/tap beginning Tuesday, July 1. UW Transit and Parking Services officials note that reminders and instructions will not be sent through campus mail. They ask UW employees to notify or post this announcement for employees who may not have regular access to email.... Continue Reading
Albany County News

UW Waives Application Fee in July for Fall 2015 Applicants

High school students scheduled to graduate in spring 2015 can get an early start on the college application process at no cost in July to attend the University of Wyoming. Between July 1-31, 2014, the university’s Admissions Office will waive UW’s standard $40 undergraduate application fee for high school seniors preparing to attend college starting in fall 2015.... Continue Reading