(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Central Wyoming College campus will be closed today, Monday, January 19, 2015 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The campus will resume operations Tuesday, January 20.
(Laramie, Wyo.) – Changing conditions on the Earth’s surface can have a major influence on the composition of its overwhelmingly more massive interior.
(Statewide) – Testing is the only way to know how much of the invisible, potentially dangerous gas known as radon is present in Wyoming homes or workplaces, according to the Wyoming Department of Health.
(Wyoming) – Ice anglers have been patiently waiting for hard, clear ice to catch burbot on local reservoirs and it looks like, finally, the ice is forming for anglers in many locations. With two ice fishing derbies just around the corner-Burbot Bash and the Buckboard Classic-anglers are keeping their fingers crossed that the temperatures remain cold and the wind stays away.
(Cody, Wyo.) —In three separate court appearances last November, former Powell resident Jacob Adkins, 19, received approximately $2,500.00 in fines, eight years suspension of hunting, fishing and trapping privileges, and a 180 day jail sentence for multiple wildlife violations.
(Laramie) – Most University of Wyoming business and administrative offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 19, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day and Wyoming Equality Day. Normal business hours will resume Tuesday, Jan. 20.
(Jackson Hole, Wyo.) – January 7, 2015 – Once again for 2015, the winner of the annual Bull-Bransom Award, given for artistic excellence in wildlife illustration for children’s books, will be announced as part of the National Museum of Wildlife Art’s Celebration of Young Artists event to be held on May 7, 2015 at the museum in Jackson Hole.
(Cheyenne, Wyo.) – The Wyoming State Bar today announced that the following attorneys have been suspended from the practice of law in Wyoming for failing to comply with Article I, Sec. 5(b) of the Bylaws of the Wyoming State Bar by not paying their annual license fees:
(Lander,Wyo.) – Maggie Podzemny shared this early morning sunrise photo from Wind River Estates above Lander from Friday monrning. Thanks Maggie.. beautiful scene.
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Here are the high school basketball scores from boys and girls action across the county this weekend:
Nine match wins power sixth-straight win
FRESNO, Calif. (Jan. 17, 2015) – It was billed as a battle for first place in the Mountain West, butSaturday’s showdown between the University of Wyoming men’s basketball team and Fresno State was that and more. Senior guard Charles Hankerson Jr. nailed a three with 14 seconds left in the third overtime to give the 25th-ranked Cowboys a dramatic 70-65 win over the Bulldogs in the Save Mart Center.
LARAMIE, Wyo. (Jan. 17, 2014) – The University of Wyoming swimming and diving teams split duals with Denver University on Saturday afternoon in the Laramie Recreation Center Pool. The Pokes picked up a 176-124 win over the Pioneers to move to 3-1 on the season. The Cowgirls fell to No. 23 Denver 152-148 on the final relay for the Cowgirls first home dual loss since falling to BYU on Jan. 23, 2010.
(Lander, Wyo.) – The final results from two days of crosscountry/nordic skiing in Lander are now posted on the High Plains Nordic website. The Friday results are listed separately from Saturday. The Friday races were 1.2 kilometer freestyle (skate) which started with a qualifier round. The top 30 skiers from girls and boys varsity qualifier heats then moved on to a head to head competition.
Woodward and Dent finish with 20 points each
(Riverton, Wyo.) – There was a steady stream of visitors at the Wild West Winter Carnival and Rocky Mountain Rebels Car and Bike Show at the Fremont County Fairgrounds today.
(Casper, Wyo.) – The Wyoming State Loan and Investment Board (SLIB) approved Business Ready Community (BRC) grants and loans totaling $10,745,675 and $5 million for a Governor’s Data Center Recruitment grant at a meeting in Cheyenne this week.
(Casper, Wyo.) – The Wyoming Veterans Commission is seeking Vietnam War veterans willing to share their story in a state-wide historical documentation project.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The new public ice skating rink at the Babe Ruth Field in Riverton is getting good use since it opened earlier this month. County10.com dropped by one night last week to capture a shot of skaters enjoying the ice.