Highway closures continue in areas of Denver and portions of northern Colorado.
Wyoming Highway Patrol Troopers are assisting WYDOT personnel at this time to close highway US 85 south out of Cheyenne and highway US 287 south out of Laramie due to flooding and rock slides in the State of Colorado. Last Updated on Friday, 13 September 2013 11:35Read more: Wyoming Highway Patrol Troopers & WYDOT Assisting Colorado
Sundance, WY — Join the Black Hills National Forest at the Saturday, September 14 Moon Walk at 7 p.m. to learn about the rare earth minerals of the Bear Lodge Mountains near Sundance, WY.
Participants will hike approximately 1 mile round trip up a gravel road to the Warren Peak Lookout Tower to begin the program.
Featured speaker, Joe Monks, Staff Geologist with Rare Element Resources, will discuss what rare earth elements are and how they are used. Visitors will also learn about the geology of the Bear Lodge Mountains and Rare Element Resources exploration program. Last Updated on Friday, 13 September 2013 07:33Read more: Rare Earth Elements Featured at Moon Walk
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., issued the following statement concerning the 12th anniversary of September 11, 2001.
“More than a decade ago, America showed the world our resolve, our strength, and our commitment to our principles, as we stood together as one nation in the face of the worst act of terrorism in our nation’s history. Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 September 2013 12:30Read more: Enzi Statement on 12th Anniversary of 9/11
Devils Tower National Monument hosts the Western Cultural Festival on Saturday, August 31. Come join the fun in the picnic area at 12 noon as Ray Maple portrays Tom O’Day, a member of the infamous Hole in the Wall gang who participated in a failed bank robbery attempt in Belle Fourche, South Dakota. Ray appeared in several movies filmed in Wyoming, "The Big Guns Talk", PAX "Butch and Sundance"; and documentaries on Buffalo Bill Cody and Old Trail Town. Maple, a former Deputy Sheriff and Police Chief is a working cowboy and rodeo cowboy. Jackie Maple, Ray’s wife, portrays Bronco Nell, a colorful character from Wyoming’s past. Last Updated on Friday, 30 August 2013 07:15Read more: Devils Tower to Host Western Cultural Festival and Cowboy Poetry Festival
Afton – Through the combined efforts of bank employees, the public, Wyoming Highway Patrol, Lincoln County Sheriff's Department and the Afton Police Department there has been a successful arrest of a bank robbery suspect within 20 minutes after the robbery. Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 August 2013 07:19Read more: Wyoming Highway Patrol Assists In Capture Of Bank Robbery Suspect
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senators Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., and David Vitter, R-La., today announced they will introduce legislation in September to reverse and clarify the recent decision by the Office of Personnel and Management (OPM) on Obamacare. Their legislation will require that all Members of Congress, the President, Vice President, and all political appointees in the Administration must purchase their health insurance on the Obamacare Exchange without the help of taxpayer-funded subsidies. Congressional staff would be prohibited from receiving any contribution greater than what they would receive if they were not employed by a congressional office.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 August 2013 10:31Read more: Enzi, Vitter To Introduce Legislation To Stop Obamacare “Fix”
ELLSWORTH AIR FORCE BASE, S.D. – A B-1B bomber with the 28th Bomb Wing crashed near Broadus, Mont. during a routine training mission Aug. 19, 2013.
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There were two pilots and two weapon systems officers on board. All four members of the aircrew safely ejected with some injuries. Last Updated on Monday, 19 August 2013 13:18