Aspen Family Chiropractic Community Needs Project

Dr. Many and the staff of Aspen Family Chiropractic are looking to help our local community.  Homelessness and the lack of ability to provide food and personal items for some families in our community has become a large issue. Aspen Family Chiropractic will be gathering personal care items such as combs/brushes, lotion, shampoo and conditioner, deodorant, toothbrushes and toothpaste, blankets, cold weather clothing such as gloves, hats, and coats, and non-perishable food items.... Continue Reading

Annual Shooting Restrictions Begin Monday On Pole Mountain

By: Charles Knowles (LARAMIE, Wyo.)  March 28, 2014 – The Laramie Ranger District would like to remind the public that annual shooting restrictions will take effect on Monday, March 31.  These restrictions, which are authorized by Forest Service special order, prohibit the discharge of firearms within the Pole Mountain unit of the Medicine Bow National Forest from March 31 through Sept.... Continue Reading

Smithsonian Anthropologist Owsley to Discuss Jamestown Cannibalism

Research indicating that Virginia’s Jamestown colonists resorted to cannibalism to survive the harsh winter of 1609 will be discussed by Smithsonian forensic anthropologist Douglas Owsley Friday, April 4, at 4 p.m. at the University of Wyoming College of Education auditorium. Owsley, who heads the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History’s Division of Anthropology, will discuss “A Skeleton’s Story from Jamestown’s Starving Time” during UW’s annual William Mulloy Lecture in Anthropology.... Continue Reading

18th Annual Shepard Symposium at UW Focuses on Taking Courageous Action

“Everyday Oppressions: Taking Courageous Action” is the theme for the 18th annual Shepard Symposium on Social Justice (SSSJ) April 2-5 at the University of Wyoming. Among highlights of the symposium are the film “Matt Shepard Is a Friend of Mine,” with a panel discussion hosted by the director; a Tekcno Pow Wow with artist Bently Spang; and the play “No Roosters in the Desert.” Registration is free and open to the public.... Continue Reading
Albany County News

Wet Conditions and Violations Prompt Temporary Forest Road Closures

A combination of wet conditions and illegal off-road travel are damaging roadbeds, as well as soil and vegetation resources, prompting the temporary closure of roads on the Medicine Bow National Forest’s Pole Mountain Unit between Laramie and Cheyenne. After Forest personnel monitored ground conditions over the past couple of weeks, Laramie District Ranger Frank Romero decided to temporarily close most Forest Service roads within Pole Mountain. ... Continue Reading