Search / Found (10812)
A final report from a legislative committee that has spent more than a year investigating state Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill says Hill's actions in office amounted to misconduct and she should be formally rebuked.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming Democratic Party leadership discouraged registered Democrats from voting in the Aug. 19 Republican primary, saying moderates in the GOP need to stand up to the extreme right wing on their own.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming Democratic gubernatorial candidate Pete Gosar accused Gov. Matt Mead of changing his stance on Medicaid expansion from opposing it to warming up to it.
CASPER, Wyo. — A Casper mother who allegedly exaggerated her son’s medical condition to collect thousands of dollars from the community pleaded not guilty to felony theft in court Tuesday morning.
CASPER, Wyo. — An associate dean in the University of Wyoming College of Education responded to recent critiques of her college by saying she would love to talk with anyone about the program and its students.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming oil’s slow and steady climb continued through the first half of 2014.
Wyoming’s wildfire season this year has not yet turned into much. As of mid-July, the state has experienced only a handful of small fires. Few have grown larger than initial attacks, said state forester Bill Crapser.
CASPER, Wyo. — The campaign for Wyoming secretary of state candidate Ed Murray acknowledges that one of its staff members sent an obscene sketch to a former campaign assistant but insists the matter was a joke among friends.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming’s wildfire season this year has not yet turned into much. As of mid-July, the state has experienced only a handful of small fires. Few have grown larger than initial attacks, said state forester Bill Crapser.
CASPER, Wyo. — Of the 11 administrators and college deans who resigned from the University of Wyoming leadership since about the time former President Bob Sternberg took office a year ago, eight of those positions are staffed by interim leaders or are still vacant.
CASPER, Wyo. — Bill Winney, one of three Republican candidates for Wyoming superintendent of public instruction, says current Superintendent Cindy Hill threatened to oppose his educator wife’s contested employment case before several state departments, including the Department of Education, …
CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Department of Workforce Service’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration fined the Denver-based Western Sugar Cooperative $194,000 for 39 violations at its Torrington and Lovell facilities.
CASPER, Wyo. — University of Wyoming trustees opted not to take a stance on a set of educational benchmarks controversial in Wyoming for their national roots and for what they expect students to know about climate change.
CASPER, Wyo. — The toughest racers, the ones willing to run for hours every day, paddle across a reservoir and ride their bikes hundreds of miles in blazing Wyoming heat, begin their challenge Thursday.
CASPER, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead and Taylor Haynes, both Republicans, dropped numbers and facts during the 2014 Wyoming GOP Primary Gubernatorial Debate, as they argued their cases for why each should be the next Wyoming governor.
CASPER, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead began Tuesday’s GOP primary debate flat, two Republican insiders said, but he picked up momentum when he attacked challenger Taylor Haynes’ views on the state claiming federal lands, they said.
CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Attorney General’s office filed a motion Wednesday to move forward unopposed to a motion that would change campaign finance laws giving third-party candidates the opportunity to raise funds during primary elections.
Dr. Taylor Haynes, left, and Gov. Matt Mead respond to questions during a Republican primary debate Tuesday at Casper College in Casper, Wyo. The two are seeking the Republican nomination for Wyoming governor along with Cindy Hill, who did not attend the debate.
Team McGinley Innovations ride down a dirt road towards Seminoe Reservoir July 19, 2013 during the second day of the Cameco and the City of Casper Cowboy Tough Expedition Race through Wyoming. The extreme 3 1/2-day race will take competitors on a 300-plus mile route from Cheyenne to Casper b…
CASPER, Wyo. — Doors open at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday for first-come, first-served seating at the 2014 Wyoming Primary Gubernatorial Debate at Casper College.
CASPER, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead’s office has launched energy.wyo.gov, which illustrates progress on his energy strategy for Wyoming.
CASPER, Wyo. — The Industrial Siting Council granted Wasatch Wind a final permit extension to begin construction on the company’s long-disputed Pioneer Park wind farm near Glenrock.
CASPER, Wyo. — University of Wyoming trustees will kick off three days of meetings in Casper with a two-hour conversation regarding the university’s relationship with the Wyoming Legislature on Tuesday.
Turbines stand out from the landscape at a wind farm in Shirley Basin. The Industrial Siting Council on Monday granted Wasatch Wind a permit extension for its proposed 46-turbine development near Glenrock, Wyo.
CASPER, Wyo. — Being a school district superintendent is no cakewalk.
CASPER, Wyo. — Voters are invited to the 2014 Wyoming GOP gubernatorial debate Tuesday at Casper College.
CASPER, Wyo. — Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill, who is running for governor as a Republican, promised that she will prohibit her employees from refusing to release public documents for reasons that the Wyoming Supreme Court recently declared legal.
CASPER, Wyo. — A cohort of national science education groups is increasing efforts to lobby for educational standards that include the teaching of climate change.
CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Environmental Quality Council voted 5-1 Thursday to dismiss a petition challenging the validity of a state air quality permit issued to the planned Two Elk power plant, which has yet to begin construction 18 years after it was first proposed.
CASPER, Wyo. — Powder River Basin coal producers face a new tax in South Korea, which has emerged as one of the bigger foreign markets for American coal in recent years.
A haul truck leaves a shovel-truck pit with a full load of coal at Cloud Peak Energy’s Antelope mine, near Wright. Cloud Peak is the largest American exporter of coal to South Korea.
CASPER, Wyo. — The crowded race for Wyoming secretary of state assumed a more aggressive tone Tuesday after candidates accused Ed Murray, a Cheyenne Republican, and Ed Buchanan, a Torrington Republican, of failing to vote in the 2012 GOP primary election.
CASPER — Casper Police released the names Tuesday of the two 20-year-olds involved in a murder-suicide in Casper in June.
CASPER, Wyo. — A state legislative committee will consider a draft bill next week that would permit execution by firing squad.
CASPER, Wyo. — Members of the Johnson County and Sheridan County boards of commissioners selected Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey on Monday to fill the Senate District 22 seat left vacant after the death of Sen. John Schiffer.
CASPER, Wyo. — Three people died in separate crashes on Wyoming roads in the past week.
CASPER, Wyo. — The young plumber felt his flesh burning.
Scott O’Tremba was named principal of the year this week by the Wyoming Association of Secondary School Principals.
CASPER, Wyo. — The number of University of Wyoming employees receiving reimbursement to help pay for health benefits for their domestic partners has remained steady since the program started in 2011.
CASPER, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead, who is seeking re-election, crisscrossed the state on June 6.
CASPER, Wyo. — A series of explosive accidents involving train cars hauling crude oil from North Dakota has prompted a national outcry for more information about the amount of oil traveling the country’s rail lines.
CASPER — The Equal Opportunity Commission and employees of Dart Energy and J&R Well Service are suing, accusing the companies of racial discrimination on job sites in Wyoming.
CASPER, Wyo. — A 100-page report released last week chronicles misspending and intimidating leadership at the Wyoming Department of Education and could lay the groundwork for state Superintendent of Schools Cindy Hill’s removal from office.
George Gill hands over the never-published photos of the infant he calls Chiquita.
CASPER, Wyo. — From investing in air service to laying down fiber-optic cable, candidates who, if elected, would sit on the State Loan and Investment Board said smaller communities could diversify and economically expand with some help.
George Gill, University of Wyoming anthropology professor emeritus, is pictured in his office on Wednesday, June 19, 2013, in Laramie. Gill had the opportunity to examine and conduct tests on Chiquita, a 500-year-old mummified infant found in Wyoming that bears similarity to the long-lost Pe…
At left, George Gill, University of Wyoming anthropology professor emeritus, is pictured in his office on June 19, 2013, in Laramie. Gill had the opportunity to examine and conduct tests on Chiquita, a 500-year-old mummified infant found in Wyoming that bears similarity to the long-lost Pedr…
CASPER, Wyo. — The Environmental Protection Agency rule that would redefine waters protected under the Clean Water Act appears relatively simple on the surface, but a shift in the rule’s definitions could greatly affect the implementation of the rule at the state and local levels.
The Park County Republican Party, which is largely led by tea party activists, sent candidates a questionnaire that has been called a litmus test.
CASPER — The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department apprehended a man who tried to run over his wife in Casper on Monday, authorities said Thursday.