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
Yellowstone National Park Announces Opening Dates [AUDIO]
Yellowstone National Park's 2014 opening and closing dates generally are the same as last year's, with some earlier fall closures due to park construction. U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis (R-WY) joined a bi-partisan majority of her house colleagues to pass the "Stop Targeting o…
Lost Ammo From FE Warren Leads to A Temporary Closure of I-80 Thursday [AUDIO]
Lost ammo from F.E. Warren Air Force Base led to a temporary closure of I-80 Thursday. A Casper man has been convicted of second degree murder and aggravated assault in the death of his wife last March.
WINhealth Network Announces Major Expansion to Colorado [AUDIO]
WINhealth network significantly expands to Colorado. The Wyoming State Games will be held in Casper in June.
K-12 Public School Enrollment In Wyoming Up From Last Year [AUDIO]
The Wyoming Department of Education says there are 92,218 students enrolled in the state's K-12 public schools this year, up from 90,993 last year. Wildlife advocates have filed a legal petition with the federal government that seeks a prohibition on coal mining in areas across the west wi…
Town of Jackson Planning a Birthday Party [AUDIO]
The Town of Jackson is planning a birthday celebration. A Casper man who once taught at a local school has admitted he had sexual contact with a then 14-year-old girl.
Wyoming Senate Passes Loan Program Bill [AUDIO]
The Wyoming Senate has approved a bill to establish a loan program that supporters say would let the state move more quickly to recruit large business ventures. A man accused of sexual assault in the Rock River area was arrested in Minnesota on February 22nd...
School Improvement Conference Scheduled [AUDIO]
AdvancED's 32 annual school improvement conference is scheduled for next month in Casper. The latest USDA export forecast is out.
Education Committee Approves Changes to Hathaway Scholarship Program [AUDIO]
The House Education Committee has endorsed two bills that would raise the Hathaway Scholarship Award and allow Hathaway money to be used for summer classes. The Natrona County School District will pursue a $33 million bond election later this year to pay for school improvements not covered by the St…
Denver Wants the 2016 Republican National Convention [AUDIO]
The City of Denver has requested that the Republican Party consider holding its 2016 National Convention there. Attorneys hired by the City of Casper say officials should move forward with a contested case against city councilor Craig Hedquist...
Traffic Crash Results in Fatality
The Cheyenne Police Department has made no arrest in the case.