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Governor’s Budget Recommendations Include Funding for UW Priorities

Gov. Matt Mead has recommended funding to match private donations for scholarships, academics and athletics at the University of Wyoming, as well as to implement UW’s strategic plan. The governor’s supplemental budget recommendations for the 2019-20 fiscal year also include $2.5 million for UW employee pay raises, primarily to address market pay gaps in classified staff positions.... Continue Reading
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Forest Service reminds visitors about appropriate E-Bike use

(LARAMIE, Wyo.) December 4, 2018 – An increase in electronic bike, or e-bike use, has prompted the Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests and Thunder Basin National Grassland (MBRTB) to remind visitors about appropriate e-bike use. Forest visitors are being encouraged to “Know Before You Go” – determine where, when, and how e-bikes may be used and when their use is appropriate.... Continue Reading
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US & WY Flags To Be Flown At Half Staff

Governor Matthew H. Mead, pursuant to President Donald Trump’s Proclamation issued today, has ordered both the U.S. and State of Wyoming flags be flown at half-staff statewide in honor and tribute to the memory of President George H.W. Bush for a period of 30 days from the day of his death.... Continue Reading
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Mailing deadlines for Christmas

If you want to send something to a friend or loved one for the holiday, it’s pretty important you get it out on time.  The United States Postal Service shares this information with us   INTERNATIONAL MAIL: Priority Mail International needs to be mailed by December 8th Priority Mail Express International needs to be mailed by December 15th Global Express Guaranteed needs to be mailed by December 20th   DOMESTIC MAIL First Class Package Service-Retail & Priority Mail needs to be mailed out by December 20th Priority Mail Express needs to be mailed out by December 22nd   USPS Customer Service is available by phone at 1 (800) ASK-USPS  ... Continue Reading