Albany County News

Laramie Mural Project Public Event Friday

Laramie Mural Project artists and donors will be thanked at “Fishening,” a public event Friday, June 13, from 5-7 p.m. in the parking lot located between First and Garfield streets. The Laramie Mural Project is a collaborative effort among the University of Wyoming Art Museum, Laramie Main Street Alliance, downtown business owners and local artists.... Continue Reading
Albany County News

Leave Newborn Wildlife Alone

By: Jo Naylor In the next several weeks, wildlife throughout Wyoming will be bearing their young. In view of this, the Wyoming Game and Fish department asks that people take extreme care to stay away from young animals during this critical time.... Continue Reading
Laramie News

Antique Lampposts Restored at UW

When members of the class of 1911 donated three lampposts to commemorate the University of Wyoming’s 25th anniversary, none of them could have imagined that visitors would still enjoy their gift more than 100 years later. Located west of Old Main and south of the Williams Conservatory, the three antique lampposts frame a sandstone walkway near a memorial to student Lowell O’Brien who, while planning an event to welcome UW President Arthur Crane to the university in 1922, was killed when he was thrown from a horse.... Continue Reading
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Residential Fogging to Begin

By: LOLO FROM TAHITI Presently no cases of West Nile virus (WNv) have been confirmed in Albany County and the City of Laramie currently rates the risk of infection at level 1 (Remote Risk). This risk assessment is based on low numbers of vector mosquitoes and no reported WNv activity in birds or mosquitoes.... Continue Reading
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
Albany County News

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