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 East Wins 4A State Championship
East scored all their points in the first half. They went scoreless in the second half but held on for the win.
Adams Guides Pokes to 85-64 Victory over Arkansas State
Sophomore guard Josh Adams paced three Cowboys in double figures with a career-high 20 points to help the University of Wyoming men’s basketball team to an 85-64 win over Arkansas State on Saturday afternoon in the Arena-Auditorium.
Modifications to Medicine Bow National Forest Winter Travel Special Order
he start date for usage of over-the-snow vehicles (OSV) operating off designated routes has been adjusted to Nov. 16 and the wording regarding minimum snow depth requirements for OSV off-road operation has been clarified.
Wyoming’s Health Insurance Costs High, But Most Will Get Tax Credits [AUDIO]
Wyoming's Insurance Commissioner says while health insurance costs in the state are high, most residents will qualify for tax credits toward premiums. Members of the Wyoming Recreation Action Team will meet next week in Cheyenne.
Some Campbell County Schools Participating in Composting Program [AUDIO]
Senator Mike Enzi (R-WY) introduced Lt. Col. Jason Anderson as an expert witness Wednesday during a Senate Small Business Committee roundtable. Some Campbell County schools are sending waste food to a Gillette composting program rather than throwing it out...
State Delegation Meets Northwest Officials On Coal [Audio]
A delegation of Wyoming legislator and local officials met with local government leaders from the northwest on Wednesday. Amy Richards reports. University of Wyoming researchers will use kochia in a five year study to help find a solution to weak resistance to herbicides...
Western Lawmakers Tell EPA to Stop Proposed Water Grab [AUDIO]
Western lawmakers have sent a letter to Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy Wednesday, expressing their opposition to the EPA's latest attempt to expand water regulations. A report released by the Department of Health and Human Services says the federal health insurance exch…
East Side of Roundabout to Close Friday
The cost of the roundabout is $4.5 million with the Fifth Penny Sales Tax funding the street, sidewalk and\storm sewer improvements.
New USDA Report Says Rural America Population Growth Stagnant [AUDIO]
There is new information about the death of a well-known mule deer that frequented the campus of Western Wyoming Community College in Rock Springs. The latest edition of a USDA report shows trends in rural America's population, economy and employment...
Oil and Gas Conservation Commission Approves Baseline Water Testing Rules [AUDIO]
The Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission has adopted new rules that require petroleum companies drilling for oil and gas to first test for pollution in nearby water wells. A national panel of judicial and law enforcement experts has released recommendations on how to make tribal communities s…