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 Dandies Have A New Director [AUDIO]
Wyoming Supreme Court hears arguments on case of an environmentalist who says he was denied state records related to endangered species protection for grizzly bears. Cheyenne Frontier Days General Committee has chosen Michelle Hess to replace Diane Humphrey as Cheyenne Dandies director...
Gro Biz Conference and Idea Expo Coming In Cheyenne in February [AUDIO]
The 12 Annual Gro Biz Conference and Idea Expo will be held in Cheyenne February 18th-20th at Little America. An Insurance company has reached a confidential settlement agreement with the company that owns Cheyenne's Hitching Post Inn.
Congress Still Working the Farm Bill [AUDIO]
The state of Wyoming capitalized on last year's record breaking year on Wall Street to bank hundred's of millions in profits on state investments. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack says there are some parts of the farm bill that would need to be implemented right away, once the bill passes…
Comprehensive Grant Training Program Coming Up [AUDIO]
A Wyoming lawmaker is pushing a bill to allow use of the firing squad to execute condemned state inmates if constitutional problems or other issues prevent the use of lethal injection. Registration is now open for a comprehensive grant training program...
SnoWest Magazine: Four of Top Ten Snowmobile Trails In Wyoming [AUDIO]
The new CEO of the Wyoming Lottery Corporation says tickets could go on sale in the state as early as June. Four of the top snowmobile trails in the country, as determined by SnoWest Magazine are in Wyoming.
Nevada Groups Sue the Federal Government Over Wild Horses [AUDIO]
Two Nevada organizations have sued the federal government, alleging mismanagement of wild horses has led to excessive damage to rangelands and the animals themselves. Officials with the Internal Revenue Service are saying that you can't file your taxes until January 31st this year...
Gas Plant Coud Start Operations This Year [Audio]
A controversial natural gas processing plant could be operating in central Wyoming by the end of this year. Amy Richards reports. There will be a public meeting regarding UW's Enzi Stem Facility construction tomorrow in Laramie
Game And Fish Wants Wolf Feedback [Audio]
A Wyoming state lawmaker plans to push a bill in the 2014 legislative session to shorten the school year. Amy Richards reports. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is asking gray wolf hunters to participate in a harvest survey now underway...
Agriculture Department and Producers Conducting Bison Industry Survey [AUDIO]
A Casper teen may be able to avoid prison, after admitting to a string of cabin break-ins on Casper Mountain. The USDA and Bison producers are conducting the first ever survey to learn more about different aspects of the industry.
Gun Company Moves To Cheyenne [Audio]
People who park at the Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport may be asked to make a monetary donation soon. One of the country's largest producers of gun magazines is moving it's operations to Wyoming and Texas. Amy Richards reports.