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Laramie County Wyoming

Cheyenne utility sends refunds for overbilling

CHEYENNE — A Cheyenne utility said it has mailed refunds to customers who were overbilled since January 2005.

November 30, 2012 10:02 amLoading…

Cheyenne man accused of firing shots at apartment

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Authorities say a Cheyenne man faces felony charges because he is suspected of firing shots at an apartment complex over an argument about $60.

November 29, 2012 9:23 amLoading…

Cheyenne Light finds 4,455 billing mistakes

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A review by Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power of its 41,000 accounts found billing mistakes in 4,455 of them.

August 28, 2012 11:41 amLoading…

Gov. Matt Mead tours Wyoming fires

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead toured wildfire sites in Weston and Albany counties on Tuesday and praised firefighters for their work.

August 01, 2012 9:07 amLoading…

Miss Goshen County crowned Miss Wyoming

SHERIDAN, Wyo. — A Torrington native has been crowned Miss Wyoming.

June 26, 2012 10:22 amLoading…

Wyoming seeing smoky air from Colorado wildfire

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Department of Health reminds residents that smoke from wildfires can cause health concerns.

May 18, 2012 8:39 amLoading…

Agency: Plane broke up in flight before Wyoming crash

CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- Federal investigators say a twin-engine plane broke up in flight before crashing in southwest Wyoming last month, killing the only person aboard.

May 01, 2012 10:52 amLoading…

Wind shift delays effort to plug spewing oil well

CHEYENNE — A wind shift was holding up attempts to plug an oil well that was spewing methane gas after a blowout in east-central Wyoming.

April 26, 2012 11:16 amLoading…
Microsoft coming to Wyoming: $112 million data center expected to be completed in spring 2013

Microsoft coming to Wyoming: $112 million data center expected to be completed in spring 2013

CHEYENNE -- Microsoft will start work this summer on a $112 million data center near Cheyenne, Gov. Matt Mead and state business officials announced Monday.

April 09, 2012 2:47 pmLoading…

South Dakota woman killed in wrong way crash in Wyoming

CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- A driver headed the wrong way on Interstate 80 near Cheyenne is dead after crashing into a tractor-trailer.

April 06, 2012 12:56 pmLoading…

Report: Wyoming lags in earning college degrees

CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- A foundation that advocates for increasing access to higher education says the number of Wyoming college graduates needs to increase faster to keep the state competitive.

April 04, 2012 8:11 amLoading…

Wyoming high school graduate rate at 79.7 percent

CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- Wyoming's high school class of 2011 had a graduation rate of 79.7 percent, down slightly from 2010's 80.4 percent, according to the state Department of Education.

April 02, 2012 2:44 pmLoading…

Proponent asks agency to reconsider Wyoming pipeline

CHEYENNE — The Colorado businessman proposing to build a 500-mile pipeline to carry water from southwestern Wyoming to Colorado's Front Range asked a federal agency on Friday to reconsider its rejection of his permit application.

March 23, 2012 11:14 amLoading…

Wyoming Geological Survey to scout for rare earths

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Geological Survey is getting ready to scope out the hills and dales of Wyoming for more deposits of rare earths, a class of metals that is the subject of a new trade dispute the U.S. has brought against China.

March 13, 2012 1:02 pmLoading…

Gov. Matt Mead signs Wyoming budget bill

CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- Gov. Matt Mead has signed the $3.2 billion budget bill that calls for keeping Wyoming's spending flat over the coming two years.

March 08, 2012 11:35 amLoading…

Committee shoots down Laramie aquifer funding

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A bill that would have put up $15 million to buy land to protect a Laramie aquifer died in committee, but its sponsor hopes the issue comes back around next year.

February 23, 2012 10:35 amLoading…

Wyoming Senate agrees to hear Laramie aquifer bill

CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- The Wyoming State Senate has voted to consider a bill that would put up state money to buy land near Laramie to protect the aquifer.

February 17, 2012 11:41 amLoading…
Mead talks budget, economy in State of the State address

Mead talks budget, economy in State of the State address

UPDATE -- 5:30 P.M.: CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- Gov. Matt Mead acknowledged Monday that Wyoming is not an island, and that energy revenues, long the bulwark of the state's economy, are slipping as national and international factors reduce natural gas prices.

February 13, 2012 10:21 am Related



Authorities say fatal Cheyenne fire was possible murder/suicide

CHEYENNE, Wyo. - Laramie County investigators say it appears that a Cheyenne woman killed herself and her 11-year-old daughter in an arson fire last week.

February 10, 2012 10:28 amLoading…

State water chief pans Laramie aquifer purchase

CHEYENNE — A proposed state purchase of 11,000 acres east of Laramie wouldn't fully protect the city's drinking water supply, an official said in a letter to the governor.

February 07, 2012 2:16 pmLoading…

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