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5 Things to Do in Jackson Hole, Wyoming this Winter Season

If you’re looking for something fun and different to do this winter, Jackson Hole Valley is the perfect place to visit. From flying down the snow-covered mountains to trekking across the beautiful terrain, there’s plenty of things to do in…

Shopko Files For Bankruptcy, Plans to Close 2 Stores in Wyoming

Shopko Stores, headquartered near Green Bay Wisconsin, has filed for bankruptcy protection and is making plans to close 38 store locations across the country. The company says excessive debt and ongoing competitive pressure are forcing it to seek protection from…

Wyoming House Passes Statewide Lodging Tax

The following is a press release form the office of Rep. Albert Sommers The Wyoming House of Representatives passed a Statewide Lodging Tax, delivering on one of the Majority’s promises to modernize the tax structure without increasing taxes on Wyoming…

University of Wyoming MBA Program Ranked Among “Best Online MBA Programs” By US News & World Report

The following is a press release from the University of Wyoming The University of Wyoming Online MBA was ranked as a top program in US News & World Report’s 2019 Best Online MBA Programs Report. Wyoming’s national ranking is based on several factors…

State Board to Consider Six Community Grants January 17

The State Loan and Investment Board (SLIB) will consider six Business Ready Community (BRC) grant requests during its Jan. 17 quarterly meeting at 8 a.m. in the Wyoming Department of Transportation Auditorium in Cheyenne. Board meeting materials are available for…

Ice Fishing Essentials and Tips for Beginners

If you’re looking to do something outdoors this winter, there’s no experience quite like ice fishing. Not only is it exhilarating to be out on the ice, but it’s also a great way to pass the time with your friends….

Male Arrested on Traffic Stop for Possession of Heroin, Cocaine, and Methamphetamine

A Man arrested on Saturday in Idaho Falls was found with possession of Heroin, Cocaine and Methamphetamine. The Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office reports  John H. Ahman of Pocatello was pulled over by a Deputy and noticed Ahman was handling a…

The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office Announces the Passing of Retired K9 “Max”

The following is from a press release from the Sublette County Sheriff’s Office. The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office regrets to announce the passing of retired K9 “Max.” Max began his career with the SCSO in May of 2009. Along with…

Wyoming named in “52 Places to Go in 2019”

Women’s empowerment and western charm led to Wyoming’s recognition as one of the top destinations to visit in The New York Times “52 Places to Go in 2019.” The announcement came shortly after the Wyoming Office of Tourism kicked off…

Legislation Introduced to Repeal the Death Penalty

The Following is a press release from the office of Representative Jared Olsen. Cheyenne, Wyo. – Laramie County Representative Jared Olsen (HD-11) and Converse County Senator Brian Boner (SD-02) teamed up this week to introduce legislation that repeals the death penalty…