Seeking Comments on Accessibility Improvement Project Environmental Assessment

Devils Tower National Monument, Crook County Wyoming, is proposing an Accessibility Improvement Project to address accessibility, safety, and operational issues within the main visitor use areas at Devils Tower National Monument (the Monument). The Monument received nearly 500,000 visitors in 2017, with the highest concentration of visitor use occurring at the Monument visitor center and […]

Enzi statement on midterm election

U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., issued the following statement regarding Tuesday’s election. “America once again saw millions of citizens go to the polls to exercise their right to vote on Election Day. No matter their party affiliation, running for office takes a leap of faith and I applaud those who took a chance and put […]

WHP unites with law enforcement to educate public about the Move Over law

Motorists moving over for law enforcement, emergency, maintenance and other types of vehicles parked on the side of Wyoming highways and interstates are not only abiding by the law but are also keeping their fellow citizens safe. On Nov. 8, the Wyoming Highway Patrol and state patrols from Colorado, Nebraska, South Dakota and Montana, as […]

Information sought in poaching cases

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is seeking information that will lead to the apprehension of the individual(s) responsible for the poaching of two bull elk and a white-tailed deer in northwest Sheridan County. One bull elk and a white-tailed doe were discovered the weekend of Oct. 27 and the second bull elk was discovered […]

Governor-Elect Gordon to Host Telephone Press Conference TODAY at 2:00 p.m.

Wyoming Governor-elect Mark Gordon will host a telephone press conference today, Wednesday, November 7 from 2:00 – 2:30 p.m., to answer questions from Wyoming reporters. The call is open to all members of the Wyoming media. To participate, please email Communications Director Kristin Walker at with your name and the media outlet you represent. […]

State’s Fallen Warriors Memorial dedication Nov. 12

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – The Wyoming Fallen Warriors Memorial will be dedicated at 10 a.m. on Nov. 12, at the Wyoming State Museum, in Cheyenne. The memorial honors those Wyoming military members who have given their lives throughout Wyoming’s history while serving our great state and nation. Gov. Matt Mead and Wyoming Veterans Commission Chairman Keith […]

Enzi: Rebuilding the military and reforming the Pentagon must go hand in hand

Press Release – During an oversight hearing today focused on the Department of Defense’s ongoing audit and business operations reform at the Pentagon, U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., Chairman of the Senate Budget Committee, said that rebuilding the military and reforming the way the Pentagon does business must go hand in hand. “Our nation faces grave […]

Governor Mead Selects New Secretary of State

Press Release – Governor Matt Mead has chosen Edward Buchanan to fill the Secretary of State vacancy. Buchanan was one of three candidates the Wyoming Republican Party Central Committee sent to Governor Mead to replace Ed Murray who resigned from office on February 9th. Wyoming has a statutory process which governs vacancies in elected offices. In […]

Yellowstone National Park planners are proposing to replace 172 windows

Yellowstone National Park planners are proposing to replace 172 windows of the iconic Mammoth Hot Springs Hotel, a project preservationists fear could harm the building’s historic character. The window swap is just one part of a building rehabilitation project that includes redoing floor plans and interior finishes, replacing hot water and electrical systems, and adding […]