Sixth Annual Menorah Lighting Ceremony at Wyoming Capitol Monday
Chabad Rabbi Zalman Mendelsohn of Jackson presided over the event, which featured musical presentations from local schools and a U.S. Army band.
Gov Mead Calling For Employee Pay Raises in Proposed Budget
The Governor said he wants to tie some of the additional salary money to employee evaluations so the state can reward exceptional performers with merit pay increases.
Tornados Rip Through the Midwest Sunday
In central Illinois, the town of Washington appeared particularly hard-hit, with one resident saying his neighborhood was wiped out in a matter of seconds by a tornado.
Officials Will Spend $4.5 Million To Finish Designs for Capitol Renovation
State officials have agreed to spend $4.5 million to finish designs for the Capitol renovation even though officials haven't decided whether to include an expansion in the project.
Nebraska Supreme Court Orders New Trial for Cheyenne Man
Vencil Ash III, of Cheyenne, Wyo., was convicted last year of first-degree murder in Kimball County District Court.
Gov. Mead Directs Agencies To Bring Furloughed Workers Back ASAP
A total of 239 state employees were on a partial or full furlough because of the budget impasse.
Cheyenne Man Accused of Killing His Wife Faces 1st Degree Murder Charge
A judge has ordered a Cheyenne man accused of killing his wife to answer a charge of first-degree murder in district court. Laramie County Circuit Judge Catherine Rogers on Friday ordered 31-year-old Christopher Town of Cheyenne bound over to district court...
U.W. Fall Enrollment Down Slightly
UW census data shows 12,928 students enrolled for the fall semester. That is a decrease of 194 students, or 1.5 percent, from the 2012 fall semester.
Leadership To Meet to Discuss Hill Investigation
Council Chairman Sen. Tony Ross says the meeting is to vote on the budget request of the Select Investigative Committee to provide for special counsel and other contractors determined necessary by the committee as it looks into allegations against the state superintendent of public instruction.
WIC Program in Wyoming Still Operating
A Wyoming Department of Health spokeswoman says the state has adequate funding to keep the program running for a few weeks.