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
Cheyenne Frontier Days Joins Other Rodeos To Help Stop Domestic Violence
To support awareness for this cause, Tuesday, July 22, will now be known as “Man-Up Crusade Against Domestic Violence Day”. All park-goers are encouraged to wear purple on this day.
Wyoming Supreme Court Hears Arguments on Y Cross Ranch Case [AUDIO]
A former Wyoming Governor and an attorney for a Denver philanthropist argued before the Wyoming Supreme Court over the fate of a ranch owned by two university foundations. Casper Police Chief Chris Walsh has announced he will retire in February...
Wind Farm Developer Looking For Financing [Audio]
The developer of a proposed 46 turbine wind farm near Glenrock is racing to secure financing and finalize a utility contract. Amy Richards reports. Wyoming House Speaker Tom Lubnau says getting coal ports built in the northwest to help with exports is extremely important for th state's coal ind…
Wyoming Tribes Seeking Comment on Wind River Canyon Scenic Byway Proposal [AUDIO]
A special house committee investigating state schools Superintendent Cindy Hill has narrowed its focus. The Eastern Shoshone and Northern Arapahoe Department of Transportation are taking public comment on the final draft of the Wind River Canyon Scenic Byway Corridor Management Program...
Over 163,000 Comments Received on Washington Coal Port Proposal [AUDIO]
Regulators have received an unprecedented number of public comments on a controversial proposal to export millions of tons of coal out of southwest Washington. The debate between Liz and Mary Cheney over gay marriage is nothing new to their parents...
Yellowstone Launches Collaborative Management Program [Audio]
Yellowstone National Park is preparing to kick off a collaborative management program. Amy Richards reports. Christmas Tree Permits are now available at all Medicine Bow-Routt National Forest offices in Wyoming and Colorado.
YNP Kicks Off Collaborative Adaptive Management Program for Winter Use
laborative adaptive management will allow the National Park Service (NPS) to gather more information about park resource conditions through scientific monitoring and to seek additional public input on what resources are most important to monitor going forward.
Casper Company Assumes Lease for UW Plaza [AUDIO]
A Casper based development company has purchased a University of Wyoming ground lease and aims to revitalize a retail development on the east end of the campus. Wyoming is one of 19 states that allows schools to paddle students as a disciplinary measure...
Farm and Ranchlands Protection Program Accepting Applications [AUDIO]
A South Carolina man has been sentenced to a year and a day in prison for a fatal rollover that killed a Wyoming man in North Dakota. A popular conservation easement program is accepting applications for enrollment.
UW Heifer Sale To Benefit Students [Audio]
A temporary closure of the Aspen Grove Trailhead and the Mountain Trail System at Curt Gowdy State Park has been implemented due to heavy moisture in recent weeks. Proceeds from the second annual University of Wyoming bred heifer sale will benefit leadership and heifer marketing students...