Our Cheyenne news staff. Amy Richards is news director, with reporting from Doug Randall, Kari Eakins, Karen Snyder, Daniel Sandoval, Sharon Fain and Ahren Broad.
Cheyenne News Staff
National Park Service Seeking Proposals for Oversnow Tours of Yellowstone [AUDIO]
The National Park Service has released a prospectus soliciting proposals from businesses interested in providing guided, interpretive oversnow vehicle tours of Yellowstone National Park. Wyoming Highway Patrol Troopers are starting special overtime patrols on Thanksgiving Day that will continue thro…
WYDOT Issues Chain Law Reminder [Audio]
WYDOT is reminding motorists about the state's chain law. Joy Greenwald reports. The legislature's Management Audit Committee is set to release draft program evaluation reports today. Amy Richards has details.
Yellowstone Invites Proposals For Guided, Interpretive Oversnow Vehicle Tours
The new contracts will take the place of 13 concession contracts for guided interpretive snowcoach tours and 21 commercial use authorizations (CUA) for guided interpretive snowmobile tours currently in place in Yellowstone.
Winter Travel Restrictions to Begin on Bridger-Teton National Forest
Spokeswoman Mary Cernicek says the restrictions include areas of crucial wildlife winter range that are closed to all human presence.
Wyoming Game and Fish Says Be Aware of Migrating Animals
Areas where road construction has taken place are also attractive to wildlife as they congregate in newly seeded areas where groundcover seeding has taken place.
Pokes Fall To Ohio State Monday
The Pokes (4-2) trailed by just four at halftime, 38-34, and started the second half with a 9-1 run to go up by four.
Wyoming Highway Patrol Says Use GPS and A Map
The patrol says a 19 year-old female was located last weekend by troopers on a U.S. Forest Service road in the Big Horn mountains after spending a night in her car after she became stuck. She was apparently following driving instructions on her GPS.
Native Trout Increasing In Yellowstone Lake [Audio]
Native trout numbers are rising in Yellowstone Lake. Amy Richards reports. A University of Wyoming anthropologist has published a new book about the earliest inhabitants of Colorado.
Bureau of Land Management: Respect Cultural Resources on Public Lands
Laws such as the National Historic Preservation Act, the Archaeological Resource Protection Act, and the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act, prohibit disturbing, or removing artifacts.
Duke Energy Agrees To Pay $1 Million In Connection With Bird Deaths
Under a plea agreement with the government, the company was sentenced to pay fines, restitution and community service totaling $1 million and was placed on probation for five years.