Colorado Man Hits $1.8 Million Cowboy Draw Jackpot
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) – A record $1.8 million jackpot has been hit in the Wyoming Lottery’s Cowboy Draw game. The winning WyoLotto ticket was purchased on January 26 at a truck stop south of Cheyenne. It is the second jackpot of more than $1 million in the Cowboy Draw game. The winner of…
Last of the Oregon Armed Protesters Surrender
They were the last remnants of armed group that seized the refuge on Jan. 2 to oppose federal land use policies.
A Wyoming Cowboy is Snow Master for the Pyeongchang Olympics
From Boulder, Wyoming, a town Johnston describes as essentially a single gas station, he learned how to prepare ski courses in nearby Jackson Hole.
Home Brewing Bill on Tap in Wyoming Legislature
SHERIDAN, Wyo. (AP) – A bill has been proposed in the state Legislature that would allow homebrewers to bring their beers to brewfests throughout Wyoming. Republican Senator Dave Kinskey, of Sheridan, is the primary sponsor of Senate File 62. Kinskey says the bill is aimed at eliminating unne…
Wyoming State Park Tourism is Booming
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming State Parks, Historic Sites and Trails division reports a third straight year of record-breaking visitation numbers. The agency says there was an 8 percent increase in visitors in 2015 and a 10 percent increase in revenue. State Parks, Historic Sites and Trails…
Governor Pushes Medicaid Expansion for Wyoming
In State of the State address, Matt Mead says we can't afford to turn down federal revenue.
Medical Marijuana Will Not Be On Ballot
The Wyoming chapter of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws confirmed Monday that they didn't get the necessary 25,600 signatures needed.
Liz Cheney to Run for Wyoming House Seat
Campaign officials say she plans to formally announce Monday in Gillette, Wyoming.
12 Powell Residents Learn the Price of Cheap Gas
A defect at the gas pump machines had allowed the defendants to use prepaid credit cards to fill up their tanks for only $1.
Bundy Arrested After Shootout in Oregon
One militant is reported dead.
Casper Man Running for US House Seat
Paul Paad said Wednesday that he plans to focus on what he sees as burdensome government regulations on small businesses.
Avalanche Kills Snowboarder in Teton County
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — An avalanche in Teton County killed a 30-year-old snowboarder on Tuesday. Teton County Coroner Dr. Brent Blue identified the victim as Jed Wesley Foster, a Jackson resident formerly of Indiana. The avalanche happened on a peak called the Pyramid, which is in the Teton Ran…