Jump To

Wyoming News

Residents and emergency crews are waiting for a fire to burn itself out after an explosion at a natural gas processing plant in a small town in southwestern Wyoming.

News Feed: KOTA - Wyoming Headlines

Wind River Indian Reservation sees first checks arrive in $157 million settlement
LANDER -- The first installment in a $157 million federal settlement began to pour into the Wind River Indian Reservation on Wednesday, as members of the Northern Arapaho Tribe started receivi…

News Feed: Search Results - Casper Star-Tribune Online

Opal natural gas plant fire forces town evacuation
^pCasper^p, Wyo. — An explosion at a southwestern Wyoming natural gas processing plant Wednesday afternoon forced the evacuation of a nearby town, a precautionary step for fear the fire could …

News Feed: Search Results - The Billings Gazette

A small town in southwest Wyoming has been evacuated after an explosion and fire at a natural gas pipeline hub.

News Feed: KULR - Wyoming

Lummis announces she's running for re-election
CHEYENNE, Wyo. —

News Feed: Search Results - The Billings Gazette

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Prosecuting and defense attorneys were set to argue Wednesday over what evidence may be admitted during the upcoming trial of a Missouri woman accused of shooting her husband …

News Feed: Search Results - The Billings Gazette

Prosecuting and defense attorneys argued Wednesday over what evidence and testimony to allow during an elderly Missouri woman's first-degree murder trial in Wyoming.

News Feed: KULR - Wyoming

Rep. Cynthia Lummis has announced her bid to seek a fourth 2-year term to Wyoming's only seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. The Republican was first elected to the House in 2008 and easily won re-election in...

News Feed: KULR - Wyoming

A Thermopolis couple whose horse was killed by the Hot Springs County undersheriff is suing the sheriff over his policy regarding euthanizing animals.

News Feed: KULR - Wyoming

Rep. Cynthia Lummis has announced her bid to seek a fourth 2-year term to Wyoming's only seat in the U.S. House of Representatives.

News Feed: KULR - Wyoming

Couple seeks damages from Wyoming sheriff's office for horse shooting
A legal battle between a Thermopolis couple and the Hot Springs County Sheriff’s Office opened for trial in Casper’s federal courthouse Tuesday afternoon, where Chris and Larry Bentley are see…

News Feed: Search Results - The Billings Gazette

CASPER, Wyo. -- DKRW Advanced Fuels' proposed $2 billion coal gasification plant near Medicine Bow lost $62 million during the last seven years, financial filings show with federal regulators …

News Feed: Search Results - The Billings Gazette

Plea deal nets man probation for attacking girlfriend
A man initially charged with two felonies after a violent domestic dispute with his girlfriend in December accepted a plea agreement Tuesday in Natrona County District Court in which both of t…

News Feed: Search Results - The Billings Gazette

Gov. Matt Mead to discuss future of hot springs park
CHEYENNE — Gov. Matt Mead plans to hear from Thermopolis residents Saturday regarding their concerns about operations at Hot Springs State Park following his administration's notice last month…

News Feed: Search Results - Casper Star-Tribune Online

Wright, with 2,000 residents, is seeing boom times
WRIGHT — The town of Wright, which owes much of its 40-year history to the coal industry, is enjoying something of a renewal.

News Feed: Search Results - Casper Star-Tribune Online

Arch Coal, Inc., has written off its total $57.7 million investment in a planned coal-to-liquids plant in southern Wyoming as a loss.

News Feed: KULR - Wyoming

Wyoming governor to discuss future of hot springs park
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead plans to hear from Thermopolis residents Saturday regarding their concerns about operations at Hot Springs State Park following his administration's notice last…

News Feed: Search Results - The Billings Gazette

Prosecutors and a defense attorney are set to argue over what evidence can be used at the upcoming trial of a Missouri woman accused of shooting her husband as he slept almost 40 years ago in Wyoming.

News Feed: KULR - Wyoming

Couple seeks damages from Hot Springs Sheriff's Office for horse shooting
A legal battle between a Thermopolis couple and the Hot Springs County Sheriff’s Office opened for trial in Casper’s federal courthouse Tuesday afternoon, where Chris and Larry Bentley are see…

News Feed: Search Results - Casper Star-Tribune Online

Cheyenne Frontier Days posted a net profit of more than $956,000 in 2013.

News Feed: KULR - Wyoming

Teapot Dome, the Wyoming federal oil reserve that was at the root of a 1920s political scandal, is up for sale, this time to the highest bidder.

News Feed: KULR - Wyoming

Some employees eye exits as Cindy Hill returns to Wyoming Education Department
A handful of people have resigned from the Wyoming Department of Education and more resignations could be coming, said the man who ran the department until Superintendent Cindy Hill took over …

News Feed: Search Results - Casper Star-Tribune Online

37-year-old Casper man pleads guilty to impregnating 15-year-old
A 37-year-old Casper man who impregnated a 15-year-old will face the next four to nine years in the state penitentiary after pleading guilty to second-degree sexual abuse of a minor Tuesday morning.

News Feed: Search Results - Casper Star-Tribune Online

The man who temporarily ran the Wyoming Department of Education says a handful of employees have quit since Superintendent Cindy Hill was restored to power and that more resignations could be coming.

News Feed: KULR - Wyoming

State officials say Wyoming's unemployement rate fell to 4 percent in March, down from 4.2 percent in February and 4.7 percent a year earlier.

News Feed: KOTA - Wyoming Headlines

The Park County commissioners have voted to contribute $10,000 toward a memorial in Cody to honor Wyoming soldiers killed in World War I.

News Feed: KOTA - Wyoming Headlines

Gov. Matt Mead is headed to Thermopolis on Saturday to hear from residents about the future of Hot Springs State Park.

News Feed: KOTA - Wyoming Headlines

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A man charged in a fatal drug-related shooting in Cheyenne in 2012 could be sentenced to between four and five years under a deal with prosecutors.

News Feed: Search Results - The Billings Gazette

LARAMIE, Wyo. — Underwriters Laboratories says it hopes to employ 25 people at its new office in Laramie by the end of next year and possibly double that amount later.

News Feed: Search Results - The Billings Gazette

A Gillette man was charged Monday with auto theft in Natrona County Circuit Court after allegedly taking a running Chevy Avalanche while its owner had run into Loaf ‘n Jug.

News Feed: Search Results - The Billings Gazette

CASPER, Wyo. — A federal lawsuit filed by a former Natrona County Detention Center inmate against the jail and Sheriff Gus Holbrook has been dismissed because the man failed to file a legible …

News Feed: Search Results - The Billings Gazette

New landslide strategy in Wyoming town
JACKSON, Wyo. — Officials in Jackson are hoping a mound of dirt and rock will stop a slow-moving landslide from destroying a two-story parking lot next to Sidewinders Tavern.

News Feed: Search Results - The Billings Gazette

Wild horse advocacy groups are appealing a federal judge's ruling that denied their challenge to the government's management of the Pryor Mountain Wild Horse Range.

News Feed: KOTA - Wyoming Headlines

Researchers look at key Yellowstone area elk migrations
Tens of thousands of elk move in masses from low, hilly country outside Yellowstone National Park into forested mountains and high meadows.

News Feed: Search Results - Casper Star-Tribune Online

Editorial board: Yellowstone bison show peril of viral video
Sometimes a running bison is just a running bison.

News Feed: Search Results - Casper Star-Tribune Online

Underwriters Laboratories says it hopes to employ 25 people at its new office in Laramie by the end of next year and possibly double that amount later.

News Feed: KOTA - Wyoming Headlines

A man charged in a fatal drug-related shooting in Cheyenne in 2012 could be sentenced to between four and five years under a deal with prosecutors.

News Feed: KOTA - Wyoming Headlines

A 20-year-old Casper man is facing 10 sex-related charges after a formal appearance in Natrona County Circuit Court on Monday.

News Feed: KOTA - Wyoming Headlines

Officials in Jackson are hoping a mound of dirt and rock will stop a slow-moving landslide from destroying a two-story parking lot next to Sidewinders Tavern.

News Feed: KOTA - Wyoming Headlines

Rail delays hit Powder River Basin Coal
In one of the coldest winters in recent memory, the heating plant at the University of North Dakota was running out of coal.

News Feed: Search Results - The Billings Gazette

Were early visitors to Yellowstone Lake fish eaters?
Technology offers great tools for archaeologists, such as analyzing the residue in ancient ceramic containers to reveal what they contained, or testing proteins on stone artifacts to find what…

News Feed: Search Results - Casper Star-Tribune Online

Cindy Hill back in charge of Wyoming Education Department
State schools chief Cindy Hill is back in charge of the Wyoming Department of Education, following a final order from a district court judge that reinstated her as the department's top official.

News Feed: Search Results - Casper Star-Tribune Online

Here are the Wyoming finishers in the 2014 Boston Marathon:

News Feed: Search Results - The Billings Gazette

Five Laramie County organizations have applied for more than $200,000 in state grants for services to the needy.

News Feed: KOTA - Wyoming Headlines

Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill has returned to the Department of Education.

News Feed: KOTA - Wyoming Headlines

This week's Open Air question: How to teach climate change?
This week's Open Air question:

News Feed: Search Results - Casper Star-Tribune Online

RIVERTON, Wyo. — Court proceedings for a woman accused of killing her newborn son have been delayed for a mental evaluation.

News Feed: Search Results - The Billings Gazette

Advertisement

Pronghorn numbers drop; researchers look for answers
Snow fell heavily in the winter of 1994, coating Glendo Reservoir and drifting over fences.

News Feed: Search Results - Casper Star-Tribune Online

Casper electronics recycling center expanding services, adding staff
Curt Beatty flinched reflexively as a loud clatter echoed off the warehouse walls.

News Feed: Search Results - Casper Star-Tribune Online

Researchers: Newly discovered Wyoming mule deer herd travels farthest in the world
Each spring, a herd of mule deer leaves the Red Desert and follows a trail of greening grass and retreating snow along the western slope of the Wind River Range. Months later, the animals arri…

News Feed: Search Results - Casper Star-Tribune Online