Press Release

President Biden orders flags be flown at half-staff immediately through May 28

(Cheyenne, WY) - At the direction of the President of the United States, in honor and remembrance of the victims of the horrific tragedy...

Living History Week a hit at Lander Middle School

(Lander, WY) – On May 16-20 2022, the library at the Lander Middle School hosted a week-long living history display sponsored by the Wind...

Loop Road west of Lander remains closed

(Lander, WY) — A common recreation destination on the Washakie Ranger District of the Shoshone National Forest, Louis Lake Road, FSR 300, remains closed...

Local man pleads guilty to assault by strangulation

United States Attorney Bob Murray announced today in a press release that Denver Lee John, Sr., 43, of Fort Washakie, Wyoming pleaded guilty to...

Local man sentenced for assault by strangulation

United States Attorney Bob Murray announced in a press release today that Calvin Anderson White, 32, of Ethete, Wyoming was sentenced for assault by...

Game and Fish Commission to meet at Whiskey Mountain on June 2

(Dubois, WY) - The Wyoming Game and Fish Commission will meet at the Whiskey Mountain Conservation Camp near Dubois on June 2. The public...

Guests asked to use shuttle service at National Museum of Military Vehicles Grand Opening

(Dubois, WY) - Because of expected sizeable crowds at its grand opening this coming Saturday, The National Museum of Military Vehicles is asking attendees...

Wyoming Hunger Initiative allocates $110,000 in partnership with the John P. Ellbogen Foundation to assist with grocery replenishment

(Cheyenne, WY) — First Lady Jennie Gordon’s Wyoming Hunger Initiative in partnership with the John P. Ellbogen Foundation allocated $110,000 in May to anti-hunger...

BLM/Honor Farm wild horse & burro adoption breaks records 

(Riverton, WY) – Records were broken at last weekend’s Bureau of Land Management/Wyoming Honor Farm wild horse and burro adoption. More than 250 people...

Wyoming State Parks recognizes “Every Kid in a Park” for seventh straight year

For the seventh year, Wyoming State Parks is partnering with state and federal partners in celebration of a program instituted in 2016 during the...

Secretary Buchanan announces he will not seek a second term as Secretary of State

(Cheyenne, WY) – Secretary Ed Buchanan announced today that he will not seek a second term as Wyoming’s Secretary of State.  “It has been an honor and...

New Forest Supervisor named for Shoshone National Forest

(Fremont County, WY) — Starting June 19, 2022, the Shoshone National Forest will welcome a new Forest Supervisor. Diane Taliaferro is currently the Deputy...

Fremont Symphony Orchestra seeks string players

(Fremont County, WY) - The Fremont Symphony Orchestra has announced openings in their string section for the coming concert season. The FSO, under the...

Game and Fish to begin grizzly bear trapping for monitoring purposes in Northwest Wyoming

(Lander, WY) – As part of ongoing efforts to monitor the population of grizzly bears in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, the Wyoming Game and...

Updated Legislative District maps available

(Cheyenne, WY) – The Wyoming Legislature’s interactive maps for House and Senate Districts, reflecting changes made during this year’s redistricting process, are now available...

President Biden orders flags be flown at half-staff until Monday, May 16

(Cheyenne, WY) - At the direction of the President of the United States, Governor Mark Gordon has ordered both the U.S. and State of...

WRTA to provide free shuttles from select Dubois locations for Military Museum Grand Opening

(Dubois, WY) - Wind River Transportation Authority (WRTA) will be providing free shuttles for the May 28th Grand Opening of the National Museum of...

Piatigorsky Foundation announces second Wyoming spring tour

The Wyoming Arts Council (WAC), in partnership with The Piatigorsky Foundation, is hosting another tour of Wyoming this spring. The tour features tenor Kelly...

Lander Region public meeting for mountain lion, wolf seasons

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is hosting a public meeting to discuss mountain lion and gray wolf hunting seasons May 19 at 6...

Wind River Inter-Tribal Council votes to immediately remove St. Stephens Indian School administrators, school board following independent Bureau of Indian Education report

The Wind River Inter-Tribal Council has voted to take immediate action in terminating administrators and the school board governing St. Stephens Indian School, following...