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
Entertainment News

Country Singer Ashley Buchart to Perform at UW Wednesday

Powerhouse country singer Ashley Buchart and her band will perform for the University of Wyoming Summer Programs concert series Wednesday, June 18, from 11:45 a.m.–1 p.m. on Simpson Plaza. Raised in Colorado, Buchart stuns audiences with her powerful voice. She recently recorded in Nashville, Tenn., and in August will release a new single in the United States.... Continue Reading

Washouts Temporarily Close Roads and Campground

For public safety, the Medicine Bow National Forest is temporarily closing Forest Service Roads 225 and 496, as well as part of the Ryan Park Campground.  These facilities are located on the Brush Creek-Hayden Ranger District. Runoff from last winter’s above-average snowpack has washed out these roads at stream crossings near Ryan Park and Hog Park Reservoir, making both roads impassable. ... Continue Reading
Albany County News

Black Bear Hunt Area 9 Closes

By: Jitze Couperus Black bear hunters are alerted that Black Bear Hunt Area 9 within the Sierra Madre Bear Management Unit closed on Monday, June 9. Hunt area 9 has a female mortality quota of eight females in the spring and six females in the fall.... Continue Reading
Albany County News

BLM And Citizens’ Group Plan To Clean Up Rogers Canyon

Rogers Canyon north of Laramie has long been a favorite destination for cyclists. But also for off-road vehicle riders, gun enthusiasts and people with a trunk full of garbage unwilling to pay the dump fee.  Conflicts between the groups have been mounting, and the Bureau of Land Management wants to set new guidelines to make the area safer and cleaner.... Continue Reading