19-Year Old Casper Boxer Will Take a Crack at Fighting for Team U.S.A. in the Olympics
Paige Gilbert is not your ordinary 19-year old girl. She has a tattoo of Muhammad Ali on her right bicep and splits firewood to pay for trips around the country to pursue her dream.
Wyoming Economic Summary: Unemployment Rate at Lowest Since 2008
The mining industry, wholesale trade, and government payroll jobs were still lagging, but employment in professional & business services had already surpassed the pre-COVID level by approximately 1,400 jobs.
Governor Gordon Orders Both U.S. and Wyoming Flags be Flown at Half Staff
In accordance with a proclamation by the President of the United States, Governor Mark Gordon has ordered both the United States and Wyoming flags to fly at half-staff immediately until the day of interment in honor and memory of Senator Diane Feinstein...
Wyoming Gets Hunk of Money in JUUL Settlement
Thirty-four states, including Wyoming, will get part of a $440 million JUUL settlement. The Natrona County School District Board of Trustees announced on Monday that NCSD will be included in the payouts, and while they don't know an exact amount yet, they are estimating the school district will receive between $50,000 to $100,000. ...
Last Supermoon of 2023 Rising this Week
Also known as the Harvest Moon, the last supermoon of 2023 will rise on Friday, Sep. 29. From Wyoming, the fully illuminated moon will rise at around 07:08 PM MST and set the following day at around 07:07 AM MST, according to In the Sky. "Following the full moon, which will be located in the Pisces constellation, the lunar face will recede, a process astronomers call "waning...
Petroleum Association of Wyoming Urges Continuation of Oil and Natural Gas Permitting During Government Shutdown
PAW reasons that Wyoming's natural oil and gas industry have contributed more than $2.7billion in tax revenues to the state of Wyoming – including $1.3 billion directly to Wyoming’s K-12 education system.
Wyoming Announces Initiative to Bring More Hunting, Fishing, and Conservation Curriculum to Schools
“If we want to inspire the next generation of conservationists, we must start by teaching them about Wyoming's wildlife and wild places at a young age. There’s no better place to do this than in our state’s schools and classrooms” said Game and Fish Director Brian Nesvik.
Wyoming Gas Prices Down Five Cents a Gallon in the Last Week
Average gasoline prices in Wyoming have fallen 5.6 cents per gallon in the last week, averaging $3.88/g today, according to GasBuddy's survey of 494 stations in Wyoming. Prices in Wyoming are unchanged versus a month ago and stand 5.6 cents per gallon higher than a year ago...