Albany County News

Summer Solstice Celebration at the UW Art Museum Friday

The University of Wyoming Art Museum will host its annual summer solstice celebration Friday, June 20, from 11:30 a.m-12:30 p.m. This free event celebrates the longest day of the year and the official beginning of summer. Every year at exactly noon on the summer solstice, the sun shines through a solar tube in the ceiling of the Rotunda Gallery and illuminates the silver dollar that is embedded into the center of the gallery’s floor.... Continue Reading
Albany County News

Laramie River Greenbelt Trail Open

The City of Laramie Parks and Recreation Department has opened the Laramie River Greenbelt Trail for public access.  However, the portion of the Laramie Greenbelt Trail under Snowy Range Road remains closed due to continued flooding, under the authority of LMC 12.48.010.... Continue Reading
Laramie News

UW Trustees Select Managers for Construction Projects

The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees today (Monday) selected two Wyoming companies to manage two major construction projects at UW. The board voted to authorize negotiation of a contract with Haselden Constructors of Laramie to serve as construction manager at risk (CMAR) for the High Bay Research Facility, an approximately $30 million project that is part of UW’s engineering initiative.... Continue Reading
Albany County News

Air Force Academy Band to Perform FREE Concert at Washington Park

By: MarineCorps NewYork Celebrate Independence Day with the United States Air Force Academy Band. On Sunday, June 29th at 3:00pm we invite you to enjoy a premier performance at Washington Park, featuring your United States Air Force Academy Band.  This truly All-American event will feature music for everyone to include Disney selections, jazz standards, country classics, concert band and patriotic favorites.... Continue Reading
Albany County News

University of Wyoming Spring Semester Dean’s and Dean’s Freshman Honor Rolls: Albany County

  By: Dan Foy The University of Wyoming lists 405 students from Albany County on the 2014 spring semester academic Dean’s and Dean’s Freshman Honor Rolls. The honor rolls consist of regularly enrolled undergraduates above freshman standing who earned a 3.4 or better grade point average, and freshmen who have earned a 3.25 or better grade point average.... Continue Reading
Laramie News

UW Trustees Plan Special Meeting Monday

The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting at 8 a.m. Monday, June 16, by teleconference to take action on a number of construction-related and other matters. Among the items on the agenda is selection of construction managers at-risk for the planned High Bay Research Facility and Corbett Pool expansion and renovation, along with the architect/engineer for the second phase of Arena-Auditorium improvements.... Continue Reading
Albany County News

New Butch Cassidy Exhibit to open at the Wyoming Territorial Prison

This weekend the during the Butch Cassidy Festival the Wyoming Territorial Prison State Historical site will cut the ribbon on a new, one-of-a-kind exhibit, Butch Cassidy: Who was that guy?   Superintendent Deborah Amend recently visited the studios of Hits 106 and spoke not only about the new exhibit but gave a brief taste of the events occurring this weekend at the Wyoming Territorial Prison.... Continue Reading