Wyoming Retirement Center Administrator Change Announced

Press Release – An interim administrator has been named to lead the Wyoming Retirement Center (WRC) in Basin, a Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) healthcare facility. Bruce Allison will assume the WRC administrator role. Allison is currently superintendent of the three WDH Aging Division facilities: the Pioneer Home in Thermopolis, the Veterans’ Home of Wyoming […]

Gillette College Students Excel at Wyoming SkillsUSA Competition

Press Release – Gillette College students took home the High Chapter Award at the Wyoming SkillsUSA competition in Casper, which concluded last week. After the results were tallied, they won 11 medals in nine categories. SkillsUSA prepares America’s high-performance workers and provides quality education experiences for students in leadership, teamwork, citizenship and character development. Gillette […]

Historic Building Bender

Press Release – May is National Historic Preservation Month and for cities and towns throughout Wyoming. It’s an opportunity to reflect on significant places, artifacts and buildings that help tell the stories of our past, as well as to recognize contributions from individuals and organizations to preserve those stories and places. Celebrate National Historic Preservation […]


Press Release – An Upton man died following a one-vehicle rollover at 6:54 p.m. on Friday, April 27 on US 116 southbound near Upton in Weston County. Wyoming Highway Patrol troopers were dispatched to the area for the one-vehicle rollover. Jonathan Bayert, 61, died after he was ejected from his 2003 Dodge Ram 2500 pickup […]

The City of Sheridan Receives Redesignation to Attainment

Press Release –  On April 4, 2018, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued final approval for the State of Wyoming’s Limited Maintenance Plan and Request for Redesignation to Attainment for the City of Sheridan moderate Particulate Matter (PM10) nonattainment area. This action officially removes the nonattainment status for the City of Sheridan.  It also means a […]

Four Presidents Come Together To Pay Tribute At The Funeral Of Former First Lady Barbara Bush

A photograph featuring four presidents paying tribute to the late Barbara Bush is being widely circulated on social media. The photo features four former presidents – Barack Obama, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton and George H. W. Bush – along with First Lady Melania Trump and former first ladies Michelle Obama, Laura Bush and Hillary […]

76-Year-Old Arrested After Pursuit

A Colorado Springs, Colorado woman led Wyoming Highway Patrol Troopers and other law enforcement officers on a pursuit that started at milepost 268 on Interstate 25 on January 25th.  Around 12:23 p.m., a Trooper with the Wyoming Highway Patrol was parked in the median observing traffic when he noticed a northbound Volkswagen speeding 96 mph […]

Secretary of State Ed Murray to Address WEDA

Press Release – Secretary of State Ed Murray will address the Wyoming Economic Development Association (WEDA) and the Wyoming State Chamber of Commerce at their “Wyoming Working Together Conference” on Friday, September 22nd in Laramie. Secretary Murray will present a new opportunity for Wyoming entrepreneurs and businesses to raise capital financing through Wyoming Invests Now (WIN). […]