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.
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Snow, Wind and Dangerous Travel to Continue Overnight
The winter storm impacting southeast Wyoming and western Nebraska will continue to make travel difficult Wednesday night into Thursday. Here's the latest.
UPDATE: Blizzard Warning Continues Through Thursday
The National Weather Service says that blizzard conditions will continue through the night in southeast Wyoming and the Nebraska Panhandle.
Blizzard Closes Roads Closed Across the Area
Interstate 80 from near Rock Springs east into the Nebraska Panhandle is closed. I-25 from the Colorado border north to Buffalo, Wyoming is closed.
Much of I-80 in Wyoming Remains Closed Thursday
WYDOT reports that much of Interstate 80 remains closed in Wyoming Thursday because of blowing and drifting snow, and strong winds.
Cheyenne to be Home of Wyoming’s Largest Convention & Event Hotel
A 70,000-plus square-foot, $55 million hotel and convention center, Wyoming’s largest, will be built south of Cheyenne and open in 2021.
Castellanos Jury Recommends Life Without Parole
Cheyenne jury does not recommend the death penalty in the Castellanos trial, but insead choose life without parole.
Yellowstone National Park Tourism Raises $400 Million In Economic Benefit
The peer-reviewed visitor spending analysis was conducted by U.S. Geological Survey economists for the National Park Service.
Fight Results in Death of Casper Man – Cheyenne Man Arrested
Cheyenne police Lt. Rob Dafoe says early reports indicated that several males had been fighting in the area. At approximately 2:06 AM, responding officers found a male subject lying unconscious with head trauma.