Wyoming is preparing to petition the US Fish and Wildlife Services to release the Yellowstone area grizzly bear from Endangered Species Act protection and return them, once again, to state management.
The matter of whether wolves in the northern Rockies should be federally protected is again be considered and Wyoming leaders are already expressing their frustration.
While people are more likely to encounter a vaccinated individual at Cody Regional Health than just about anywhere else in the county, the hospital is one of a number of local employers still working to raise its COVID vaccination rate.
A push is starting to grow legs for the legalization of medicinal marijuana in Wyoming. On Saturday, the Wyoming chapter of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws held a petition drive in City Park to get the question of legalization before the voters on the ballot.
Park County Search and Rescue volunteers and many other first responders rescued an 84-year-old fisherman who had fallen and his head while on the North Fork.
With President Joe Biden’s new COVID-19 vaccine mandate announced last week, at least a few local health care facilities will likely be strained even further than they have been the past 18 months. Biden said he will request the Occupational Safety and Health Administration to draft an emerg…
With COVID quarantine numbers continuing to be high early in the school year and 27 students testing positive Friday, the Cody School District implemented a plan that would not mandate masks, but encourage them.
CHEYENNE — Cheyenne attorney Harriet Hageman announced her candidacy Thursday for Wyoming’s lone seat in the U.S. House of Representatives, launching her bid to oust current Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo).
Construction is ongoing at the site for the new Wyoming Game and Fish Department Cody Regional office building. Progress has become more visible as crews begin construction of exterior walls.
JACKSON — An online form that people could use to report possible violations of Teton County’s mask order was taken down this week after people trolled the form.
LARAMIE — Cheering back as a chorus of honking horns sounded support, about two dozen Laramie High School students protested Friday afternoon at the southwest corner of Boulder Drive and Grand Avenue.
Cody Regional Health saw a surge of COVID patients last week, some admitted and some seen and sent home with treatments.
The Buffalo Bill Art Show and Sale and many other parts of the Rendezvous Royale week of events are still proceeding, but the recent rise in COVID cases has led organizers to make changes.
It was “almost immediately” following the Sept. 11 attacks that Powell resident Matthew Bessler said he was deployed into Afghanistan.
With COVID quarantine numbers continuing to be high early in the school year and 27 students testing positive Friday, the Cody School District implemented a plan that would not mandate masks, but allows students deemed in close contact with a positive individual to remain in school with a ma…
After 17 years of repeat performances, Encore for Cody will host its final sale Tuesday-Wednesday, with everything priced 50% off. Doors will be open 3-7 p.m. at 2502 Mountain View Dr.
With the county fire and fireworks ban lifted at the Park County commissioner meeting on Tuesday, the last of local fire restrictions were removed for the public.
Yellowstone National Park continued its soaring summer attendance through Labor Day weekend, seeing a 21% increase from the same weekend in 2019.
A new nonprofit has formed to support Park County’s law enforcement officers as the departments deal with changes in training standards and equipment needs.
Brian Shumard said he did his research and then took all the necessary legal steps in order to have his 23-lot subdivision between Cody and Powell approved by Park County.
The Cody School Board is asking parents and guardians of elementary students to take a survey regarding students wearing masks during the school day.
COVID-19 cases may not be spiking the way they were weeks ago, but they are still far above where they were throughout most of the summer, which has put a strain on area hospitals.
CASPER – Gov. Mark Gordon stressed Wednesday that he will not be issuing a statewide or K-12 mask mandate as he did last year, even as schools opened and COVID cases surged across Wyoming.
Shelter Operations Manager Jackie Hinther holds Fig during an adoption event Friday at Fremont Motors. There are currently more than 100 animals up for adoption at the Park County Animal Shelter.
A pedestrian pathway along Roberts Street is coming more into reality as new subdivisions along the street enter into agreements to build stretches of the pathway along the property.
Beau Kidd, an interagency hotshot firefighter and north zone fire management officer for the Shoshone National Forest, has been put in many adverse fire fighting scenarios that could have been prevented with the proper foresight.
The Bureau of Land Management lifted fire restrictions at midnight Tuesday on all public lands administered by the Cody, Lander and Worland field offices within Big Horn, Carbon, Fremont, Hot Springs, Natrona, Park, Sweetwater and Washakie counties.
CASPER – The Biden administration on Tuesday set an end date for its pause on federal oil and gas leasing. The first onshore lease sale since December will be held by early 2022.