Embattled VA Head Resigns
WASHINGTON (AP) Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki has resigned amid widespread troubles in the VA health care system. President Barack Obama announced Shinseki's resignation following an Oval Office meeting this morning, saying he accepted it with "considerable regret...
Cindy Hill: Ready to Resume Her Duties as Head of the Wyoming Department of Education
A divided Wyoming Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that a new law removing the state superintendent of public instruction as head of the state education agency is unconstitutional.
Lawyer: No Legal Gounds to Appeal Hitching Post Sentence
A Lawyer for the man convicted for orchestrating the Hitching Post fire says here may not be any basis for appeal, but wants the 10th Circuit Court to review sentence anyway.
Lottery Ticket Sales Could Start In June
Wyoming residents will be able to buy tickets for two types of multi-state games — Powerball and Mega Millions — but not instant-win games like scratch-off tickets.
Legislative Committee Advances Two Medicaid Expansion Bills
The federal government has pledged to pay 90 percent of the cost of expanding the coverage for the first few years.
GM Recalling 370,000 Pickups For Fire Risk
The recall includes 303,000 trucks in the U.S. and 67,000 in Canada and Mexico. All of the trucks involved have 4.3-liter or 5.3-liter engines.
Boy Scout Troop Looking for New Home
The Boys Scouts of America also is facing criticism from some gay rights supporters because the organization continues to exclude openly gay troop leaders.
Wyoming National Guard Cites Progress in Contamination Cleanup In Cheyenne
Hazardous chemicals, including trichloroethylene, that have been used on the base during the past several decades have leaked into the groundwater in that part of north Cheyenne during the past several decades.
UW Trustees Officially Appoint Dick McGinity Interim President
McGinity is UW's vice president for academic affairs and has been informally performing the duties of president since President Bob Sternberg's resignation about three weeks ago.
Federal Aviation Administration Seeking A $304,000 fine Against Great Lakes Airlines
The FAA says 19 flights out of Hays, Kan., in January 2011, were out of compliance with federal regulations.