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One killed, another injured in oil tank explosion west of Cheyenne

CASPER, Wyo. — A welder was killed and another person injured Thursday after an oil tank exploded west of Cheyenne, according to the Wyoming O…

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4 UW colleges still searching for permanent deans

LARAMIE, Wyo. — The University of Wyoming is still trying to fill four college dean positions that have not had a permanent leader for about a year.

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Gov. Mead eyes congressional fix on wolf delisting

Gov. Mead eyes congressional fix on wolf delisting

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Congressional action appears to offer Wyoming its best chance at regaining state management of wolves, Gov. Matt Mead said Thursday.

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Nothing found in aerial search for missing Wyoming woman

CASPER, Wyo. — An aerial search for missing Kristi Richardson on Tuesday yielded nothing new in the investigation of the 61-year-old’s disappearance.

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FedEx plans new facility in Cody

CODY, Wyo. — FedEx Ground plans a new hub to serve northeastern Wyoming that could bring up to 70 jobs to Cody.

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Wyoming man denies sexually assaulting 12-year-old girl

CASPER, Wyo. — A 47-year-old Midwest man has denied charges he sexually assaulted a 12-year-old girl at his home.

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Cloud Peak announces a $91 million third-quarter profit

Cloud Peak announces a $91 million third-quarter profit

CASPER, Wyo. — Cloud Peak Energy recorded net income of $91 million in the third quarter of 2014, the company announced Wednesday, capping off…

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$100K gap in financing between Ceballos, Balow

$100K gap in financing between Ceballos, Balow

CASPER, Wyo. — Democratic superintendent of public instruction candidate Mike Ceballos has raised $100,000 more than GOP candidate Jillian Bal…

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Wyoming Supreme Court censures Cody lawyer

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Supreme Court on Wednesday censured a Cody lawyer who represented a surgeon in a defamation lawsuit filed by anot…

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Mead extends lead in fundraising for Wyoming governor's race

Mead extends lead in fundraising for Wyoming governor's race

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Republican Gov. Matt Mead continues to take in more campaign donations than his opponents in next week's general election.

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Gillette training 3 new police dogs

GILLETTE, Wyo. — The Gillette Police Department is training three new police dogs to replace two dogs that retired and another that died.

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Refinery fined $153K for safety violations

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — HollyFrontier Corp. has agreed to pay a $153,000 penalty for poor emergency management planning at its refinery in Cheyenne.

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Mayor of small Wyoming town pleads not guilty to nepotism

ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. — The mayor of a small Sweetwater County town who is accused of employing her husband and daughter-in-law has pleaded not g…

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New bypasses improve traffic flow, quality of life in Bakken towns

New bypasses improve traffic flow, quality of life in Bakken towns

WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- Gov. Jack Dalrymple joined with state and local officials here Tuesday to christen three truck bypasses in western North…

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Wyoming workers get time off Tuesday to vote

Wyoming workers get time off Tuesday to vote

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming Secretary of State Max Maxfield reminds employers that state law requires them to give employees one hour off to vote…

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Man accused of pointing gun at girlfriend's head, firing shot into ceiling

CASPER, Wyo. — A 34-year-old Casper man accused of pointing a gun at his girlfriend's head before firing a shot into their living room ceiling…

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Road closures in Grand Teton planned for Friday

Road closures in Grand Teton planned for Friday

MOOSE, Wyo. — Two roads in Grand Teton National Park are set to close to vehicle traffic for the winter season this week.

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Utilities open new gas-fired plant in Cheyenne

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Power company officials on Tuesday marked the opening of a new gas-fired power plant in Cheyenne that replaces several old co…

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Arch Coal posts $97 million loss in 3rd quarter amid Wall Street concerns over debt

Arch Coal posts $97 million loss in 3rd quarter amid Wall Street concerns over debt

CASPER, Wyo. — Arch Coal posted a $97 million third-quarter loss on Tuesday, as the St. Louis mining firm sought to allay Wall Street concerns…

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HollyFrontier refinery to pay $153,000 for safety, reporting violations

CASPER, Wyo. — HollyFrontier Corp. has agreed to pay a $153,000 penalty for faulty emergency management planning and reporting at its Cheyenne…

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