government shutdown

BLM Suspends Most Services and Closes Recreation Sites
As a result of the Federal government shutdown, essentially all services provided by the Bureau of Land Management will be suspended, with the exception of law enforcement and emergency response functions.  Approximately 4,000 recreation facilities, including visitor centers, facilities, campgr…
Mead Trip Spurs Saudi Interest In UW Research
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Gov. Matt Mead tells The Associated Press that his trip to Saudi Arabia last week has succeeded in drawing interest to energy research going on at the University of Wyoming.
He says officials from Saudi Arabia's state-owned oil giant Saudi Aramco and King Fahd Univers…
Post Office To Remain Open During Shutdown
If there is a Federal government shutdown it would not affect any Postal Service operations and mail service. Postal Service spokesman Al Desarro says the agency is not supported by tax dollars but by revenue from the sale of stamps and other postal services.  DeSarro says the Postal Service w…