CASPER, Wyo. — When Susan Burk talks to theater groups across the nation who are putting on “The Laramie Project,” they want to know what it’s like in Wyoming.
CASPER, Wyo. — A controversial new book concludes the murder of Matthew Shepard was a result of a methamphetamine-fueled drug war and not anti-gay rage.
CHEYENNE — Fifteen years later, people still recall vividly the brutal death of gay University of Wyoming student Matthew Shepard following an attack by two young Laramie men.
LARAMIE, Wyo. — When Jim Osborn and Jesse Taylor got engaged, they went to the mountains. They posed for pictures beneath a rainbow-colored umbrella at the base of Medicine Bow Peak: two men kissing, each with a leg raised in the air behind them like a pair of Rockettes.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Denver-based Matthew Shepard Foundation praised the U.S. Supreme Court for striking down a major provision of the Defense of Marriage Act but said much needs to be done to implement the ruling.
CASPER, Wyo. — Judy Shepard’s Twitter handle and email inbox were inundated Monday morning.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — To say merely that Wyoming is a conservative state doesn't begin to capture it.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — For years, Democratic lawmakers in Wyoming have floated bills aimed at preventing discrimination against gays and lesbians but have found little support. Now, they seem to have gained some — among Republican lawmakers.
KALISPELL — The second of two Evergreen cousins who were burned in a house fire investigators say was caused by trying to convert marijuana into hashish has pleaded not guilty.
LARAMIE, Wyo. - The University of Wyoming is hoping for a big crowd Monday night when it takes part in a theater project about same-sex couples.
The simplistic way to explain what “The Laramie Project” is about is to say it shows how a town deals with a hate crime.
The docudrama “The Laramie Project,” staged by the Rocky Mountain College Theater Department, will be performed starting tonight at Billings Studio Theatre.
KALISPELL - Two 22-year-old Evergreen men who were burned in a house fire investigators say was caused by trying to convert marijuana into hashish have pleaded not guilty to manufacturing dangerous drugs.
CASPER, Wyo. — Matthew Shepard’s funeral elevated the profile of a vocal anti-gay church to national notoriety in October 1998.
CHEYENNE — Two bills strengthening Wyoming's open records and meetings laws have cleared their first hurdle in the state House.
DES MOINES - Applications are now available for the 2011 Matthew Shepard Scholarship Program, which honors openly lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Iowa high school seniors.
I am a Beartooth Electric Cooperative member who lives in Clark, Wyo. We had a candidate forum last Friday for anyone running for the two board seats that are up for election at the annual co-op meeting on Sept. 25 in Roberts, Mont. We also invited the two incumbents (and the rest of the boa…
HELENA — The Montana tea party association leader ousted over an anti-gay exchange on Facebook said Thursday that he wants his leadership post back, and denied that he understood an online friend was talking about killing gay people during their Internet discussion.
HELENA — The president of a Montana tea party group has been kicked out of the organization for an exchange on his Facebook page that appeared to condone violence against homosexuals.
Matthew Shepard was a University of Wyoming student who was murdered in 1998. (AP photo)