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Cheyenne recycling firm asks residents to use on-site location
Buy NowWesley Burchett, an employee of WYCO Recycling and Shredding Services, presorts recyclables at the facility on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in south Cheyenne. The regional recycling company removed its teal blue recycling containers at both local Albertsons supermarkets and the LoweÕs Home Improv
Wyoming Economist: Cheyenne Numbers 'Pretty Good,' Casper Mixed
Senior Wyoming EconomistJim Robinsonsays the latest economic indicators for Cheyenne include more positives than negatives, while the outlook for Casper is a mixed bag.Robinson said theCheyenne economygets an index number of 107.62 for March on his economic indicators scale. That is up from a Februa
Population - Casper Down, Cheyenne and Laramie Up
Dr. Wenlin Liu, Chief Economist for Wyoming's Economic Analysis Division, has published the latest Wyoming population figures, outlining gains and losses as of the summer of 2017.And the results show Casper losing population, and Cheyenne and Laramie gaining a bit.He looked at the period between Jul
Cheyenne Bracing For 'The Most Destructive Forest Pest'
Ellison is referring to theemerald ash borer, a roughly inch-long insect that has killed tens of millions of ash trees in this country since it's arrival from northwest Asia. Ellison said Wednesday that while the ash borer has not been found in Cheyenne so far, it has been identified in nearby Longm
Cheyenne Man Wanted for Violating Bond in Heroin Case [VIDEO]
TheLaramie County Sheriff's Officeis asking for the public's help in finding 24-year-old Jacob Hutchins."He's wanted on a bond revocation warrant stemming from felony heroin charges," said Lt. Don Hollingshead.Hutchins is a 5-foot-9 male weighing 165 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.
Cheyenne Man Arrested After Police Find Meth in Stolen SUV
A 35-year-old Cheyenne man could face up to 33 years in prison afterpolicesay they found 50.6 grams of methamphetamine in his stolen SUV.According to an affidavit, Eric J. Ream, Jr. was arrested on May 13 after officers responding to a "suspicious circumstance" at theMy Place Hotelsaw him get out of
Mr. Jim’s Pizza opens second Cheyenne location
Buy NowShelby Hains, an employee at Mr. Jim's Pizza in east Cheyenne, talks with coworkers in the kitchen of the new restaurant at 4001 Laramie St. on Wednesday, May 23, 2018. The dough being prepared on Wednesday is for use today, since they allow a full day for dough to rise. Jacob Byk/Wyoming Tri
Cheyenne Man Accused of Having Sex with Employee Bound Over
The case against a Cheyenne man accused of having a sexual relationship with a minor who worked for him has been sent toLaramie County District Court.Circuit CourtJudge Thomas Lee on Friday found probable cause to bindThomas Keetleyover on four counts of first-degree sexual abuse of a minor and a si
Wyoming Game & Fish approve grizzly bear hunting
CHEYENNE, Wy. (KGWN)-Wyoming has approved its first hunt of grizzly bears in 44 years.The hunt this fall will be the biggest in the lower 48 states since the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service removed protections for grizzlies in the Yellowstone region last year.The season will begin in September and ru
Cheyenne Police Needs A New Doughnut Shop [SATIRE]
According to our town Townsquare Media reporter Joy Greenwaldthe Cheyenne Police Chief want's to hire a few more police officers.Joy Greenwald writes, "In an effort to improve their response time and coverage area, theCheyenne Police Departmentis asking theCity Councilfor funding to hire more office
Hispanic Festival Returns To Cheyenne Wyoming
Warm weather has finally returned to Cheyenne Wyoming, which means it is time for theweekly festivals at the Cheyenne's Downtown Depot.Cheyenne's Hispanic Festival is first in line to kick off the festivities on June 1st and 2nd.Live music, dancing, freshly cooked traditional foods, classic cars. It
On the record: May 22
Albany County Detention CenterWEDNESDAYRonald Christiansen, 58, Laramie, was arrested on a warrant from Circuit Court for failure to pay fines.
60 people left jobless as Charter Spectrum closes call center
CHEYENNE, Wy.(KGWN)Approximately 60 people are on the job hunt as Charter Spectrum closed their call center in Cheyenne on Tuesday May 22 with little to no notice to employees.A company spokesman says the move is part of a strategy to provide better customer service with larger call centers. In an e
Wyoming to vote on biggest grizzly hunt in lower 48 states
"This came after a lot of discussions with the public about what they wanted to do in terms of grizzly bear management. We heard from the people of Wyoming, they were supportive of this. It's pretty clear the science supports this," said Wyoming Game and Fish Department spokesman Renny MacKay.
Cheyenne Breaks Ground on Civic Center Commons Project
After years of planning, a project to transform a city parking lot into a park and flood control basin for the downtownCheyennearea is finally a reality.City officials and community members gathered in the parking lot west of the Municipal Building this (Wednesday) afternoon to break ground on theCi
Cheyenne Missile Site Museum Expected To Open This Summer
A former missile alert facility that will offer visitors tours just north of Cheyenne is expected to open sometime this summer, according toVisit CheyennePresident Darren Rudloff.TheQuebec 1 Missile Alert Facilityhas been undergoing renovations for the past couple of years byF.E. Warren Air Force Ba
MEAT @ Kennison’s to open in Cheyenne
Buy NowDana Kennison stands outside MEAT @ Kennison's on Friday, May 18, 2018, along Dell Range Boulevard. Kennison, along with his wife, Ami, will open their catering and casual restaurant business June 4, 2018. Blaine McCartney/Wyoming Tribune Eagle
Severe Weather Threat in the Plains and Upper Midwest the Next Few Days - WeatherNation
A slow moving low pressure center will bring the potential for severe thunderstorms to the Plains and Upper Midwest the next few days. For today, the slight risk area is focused from the Black Hills to near Cheyenne, Wyoming. A marginal risk extends through the Plains from the Canadian Border to the
Wyoming's unemployment rate drops to 3.8%
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (KGWN) -Wyoming's unemployment rate fell to 3.8 percent in April, the lowest the rate has been since November 2008.
The reed makers of the Cheyenne Symphony Orchestra
The hours Fisher spends here are essential for her job as a musician in the Cheyenne Symphony Orchestra as a co-principal bassoonist. Since she uses such a unique instrument, she has to make her own reeds to play it and the items fanned out around her are critical to her success and, in turn, her mu