Wyoming Business Council
CASPER, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead believes local governments and boards should be able to keep a portion of the money they receive from lease payments and the sale of property instead of returning it all to the state.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Business Council has been recognized for its efforts to recruit data centers.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming may give $5 million to an unidentified data center company that could come to Cheyenne.
CASPER, Wyo. — Of the $307 million the state has spent to grow and diversify the economy through a Wyoming Business Council program over the past decade, approximately 3,697 direct jobs have been or will be created, according to a report presented to a legislative committee on Monday.
Lander, a mining town turned outdoor recreation hotbed, contemplates the revival of an old iron mine
LANDER — Cale Case, the longtime state senator here, remembers the days after U.S. Steel announced it was closing the iron mine in nearby Atlantic City. An unbroken stream of ‘for sale’ signs lined Cascade Street, in the neighborhood where he still lives.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming hay producers continued their winning streak at an international forage show this year.
CASPER, Wyo. — Independent candidate for Wyoming governor Don Wills owns a successful company, Produce Pro Software, with 80 employees at its headquarters in the Chicago suburbs and in satellite offices across the country.
CASPER, Wyo. — A former employee is suing a Glenrock-based gun manufacturer over intellectual property he says he brought the company while working there between 2013 and this year.
GREEN RIVER, Wyo. — The city of Green River plans to return $1 million in state funding it got to renovate a historic Union Pacific train depot.
Had they sat on the State Land and Investment Board, most challengers to Wyoming’s top elected officials would have opposed the authorization of millions in state dollars to help a Colorado firearms magazine manufacturer move to the Cowboy State.
CASPER, Wyo. — Two months ahead of Wyoming’s primary election, the first campaign advertisements have begun airing on television and radio.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Mary Kay Hill has been named Gov. Matt Mead's new policy director.
LARAMIE, Wyo. — Shawn Reese will be the new chief executive officer of the Wyoming Business Council.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Three finalists have been selected for chief executive officer of the Wyoming Business Council.
With the city’s tacit approval of a public plaza in their back pocket, Casper downtown advocates say they will spend the spring creating a budget and exploring ways to commit the land for the project.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The chief executive officer of the Wyoming Business Council is leaving at the end of March after 10 years on the job.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Preliminary figures show that Wyoming's tourism industry attracted 4.6 percent more visitors in 2013.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Business Council on Thursday unanimously approved $13 million in state grants and loans to help one of the country's largest producers of ammunition magazines for guns relocate to the state.
JACKSON, Wyo. —Wyoming's top state officials plan to vote Thursday on a $767,000 state grant to help build a compressed natural gas station in Jackson to fuel up buses and other vehicles specially equipped to run on the gas.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A mercantile for Wyoming-made products recorded more than $32,000 in sales this summer during Cheyenne Frontier Days and the Wyoming State Fair.