ASUW Replacing Wyoming Family Statue
A new statue will adorn the center of Prexy’s Pasture. Last week the Associated Students of the University of Wyoming (ASUW) voted 23-4 in favor of moving the Nuclear Family Statue and installing a Western-themed statue by Chris Navarro.
Tour the Wyoming Legislature with the Laramie Chamber
If the legislative process is a mystery to you, or if you want a chance to peek in on the action at this year’s budget session, then you’ll want to claim your seat for a legislative tour being sponsored by the Laramie Area Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs Committee. A bus will leav…
D.A.R.E. Program Dropped in Albany County Schools
The D.A.R.E. program will end in all Albany County schools at the conclusion of the current school year according to the Laramie Police Department. In a release the LPD says the termination of the program will allow an additional School Resource Officer to be assigned in the schools.
Laramie Senior Earns Top Marks in AP Math and Science
Aidan McDonald, a senior at Laramie High School, has been named a Wyoming winner of the 2011 Siemens Foundation’s Advanced Placement Awards for earning the highest math and science AP exam scores in the state, which earns him a $2,000 scholarship. McDonald shares the recognition with Keely Olt…
Laramie Live Sessions with Local Legislators: Cathy Connolly
Just one week ahead of the Wyoming Legislature‘s budget session, the representative for House District 13, Cathy Connolly, came onto Laramie Live to talk about what to expect during those twenty days.
Governor Mead Gives His Opinion on Health Care
Wyoming Governor Matt Mead released an Op-Ed on Friday containing his thoughts on the Affordable Care Act and the impact he believes it will have on Wyoming and the nation.
The Patti Fiasco to Perform Free Concert at University of Wyoming
A free concert by Wyoming musicians, The Patti Fiasco, in the University of Wyoming Union Ballroom will get the spring semester going for returning students. The Student Activities Council event will take place on Wednesday, Jan. 11 at 8 p.m.
Hay Donation Will Help Feed Elk in Jackson Refuge
It was “Hay Day” in Jackson as 10 tons of hay, donated by the Sportsmen for Fish and Wildlife (SFW), was transported to the Wyoming Game and Fish Department’s South Park Wildlife Habitat Management Area on December 10th. The hay will be utilized in the department’s supplement…
Laramie City Council to Award Two New Liquor Licenses
Two more retail liquor licenses are available to the City of Laramie and interested parties have started to make their case. Laramie received the licenses because of its increased population in the 2010 census. The city council could award the licenses to any of the eight parties who expressed inter…
Ivinson Memorial Hospital Foundation Building Hospitality House
Construction of a hospitality house for family members of Ivinson Memorial Hospital (IMH) patients is underway. The IMH Foundation reports that 26.4 percent of IMH patients came from outside Albany County in 2009 and 818 of the total 2103 patients that were discharged from IMH were from other commun…