(Laramie, Wyo.) – The University of Wyoming unveiled plans Monday for a $44 million renovation and expansion of the Rochelle Athletics Center that will triple the size of the facility. This major new addition to the Rochelle Athletics Center will be called the High Altitude Performance Center.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Five Riverton High School Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) members traveled to Cheyenne to compete at the State Leadership Conference. Three members qualified in four events to travel to Chicago this summer to compete at the National Leadership Conference.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Red Flag Warnings have been posted for most of Northern and Eastern Wyoming and the Wind River Basin today by the National Weather Service as strong winds and low humidity are expected over a large area of the Northern Plains.
The Eastern Shoshone tribe will be conducting construction job fairs on Thursday, April 23 in preparation for its 28 million dollar Shoshone Rose casino and hotel expansion, scheduled to begin this June, with completion summer of 2016.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Riverton High School’s Future Farmers of America Chapter (FFA) came home from the state convention with many achievements. The Quizbowl Team took Gold with team members Katrinna (Rose) Buckingham with honors of high individual, Mady Dolcator as second high individual and Vinnie Dolbow third high individual. Rounding out the team is Kyle Carper.
Today’s Obituaries include Etta C.(Blackburn) Taylor.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Riverton City Council will devote a part of its work session Tuesday night to the controversial topic of Bare Knuckle Boxing. At the March 17th council meeting, promoter Corey Williams was on the agenda to support such events in the city. Since that meeting, city staff has done more investigation on claims that Williams made at that meeting and will be on hand Tuesday to discuss their findings.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Riverton School Board Tuesday night will be asked to approve contracts for major maintenance projects at Riverton High School.
(Washington, DC) – The Bureau of Land Management has announced selections for three open positions on its nine-member National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board, including a Lander woman.
Dispatch: Arrests; Man’s death under investigation; Woman with baby cited for drug use; Multiple frauds reported
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Here is Monday’s recap of weekend law enforcement activity around the county. All persons arrested or cited are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law.
(Lander, Wyo.) – This morning the 3- and 4-year-olds at Child Development Services in Lander took part in a statewide project to raise awareness about child abuse.
(Laramie, Wyo.) – University of Wyoming President Dick McGinity has recommended to the UW Board of Trustees that it initiate a search for a new president to succeed him at the conclusion of his contract in summer 2016.
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(Lander, Wyo.) – On Friday, April 10, three Creative Energies employees, including one of the company’s founders and owners, were killed in a small plane crash in central Idaho. The pilot of the plane also perished.
For the past few years, the stock market has moved up fairly steadily, with no major “corrections.” But thus far in 2015, we’ve already seen periods of volatility — enough, in fact, to make some investors jittery. Nervous investors may be more prone to make decisions based on short-term market movements — so how can you stay calm?
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(Riverton, Wyo.) – It will be a sunny and warm today across the region, with breezy conditions, especially between South Pass and Casper. Today’s highs will be in the 60’s.
Written for County 10 by Teffany Fegler.
Wyoming Indian High School senior, Haily Washakie has artwork permanently on display at Central Wyoming Colleges’ Intertribal Center. The piece titled “Wyoming Warrior” is a block print that was originally 8.5 by 11 inches. It is now a two by three foot wall hanging.
LARAMIE, Wyo. (April 11, 2015) – The Wyoming tennis team closed out the weekend with an impressive 6-1 victory over the Air Force Falcons on Saturday morning in Laramie. The Cowgirls are now 12-5 overall and 4-0 in the MW action while the Falcons move to 17-7 overall and 2-3 in league play.
Wyoming Defense Generates Two Interceptions and Four Sacks, Offense Displays Depth at Running Back in First Spring Scrimmage
Laramie, Wyo. (April 11, 2015) — It was a perfect day for football on Saturday in Wyoming’s War Memorial Stadium as the Wyoming Cowboys held their first spring scrimmage. Wyoming’s defense sacked Cowboy quarterbacks four times, intercepted two passes and recovered one fumble. The Cowboy offense showed off depth at running back as it generated 226 rushing yards and two rushing touchdowns.
(Wyoming) – ‘How bout them Cowboys!’ ‘GO POKES’ ‘Powder River, Let er Buck!’
(Lakewood, Colo.) – The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) is seeking public comment on a proposal to designate the State of Wyoming as a special area for the reintroduction of black-footed ferrets, which are federally listed as endangered. The proposal would increase management flexibility and lessen regulatory requirements related to future ferret reintroductions in the state.
(Wyoming) – Partial fire restrictions on public lands administered by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) in Wyoming’s Weston, Crook and Niobrara counties will begin April 10 due to dry conditions and high fire danger.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – It will be another breezy day in Central Wyoming with increased fire danger, according to the National Weather Service Forecast Office at Riverton Regional Airport.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – A Wyoming State Forestry Division supervisor, 62-year-old Ted Drake of Newcastle, became the 50th person to be enshrined at the Wyoming Firefighters Memorial in Riverton on Saturday. “Fire Crew Supervisor Drake, a career employee of Wyoming State Forestry, supervised and trained inmates called “Smoke Busters,” well-respected teams utilized to fight wildland fires and complete many other associated projects on both federal and state lands,” according to the U.S. Fire Administration’s report of his death. He suffered a heart attack while undergoing a red-card qualification training exercise on May 14, 2014.
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