State and Region

State of Wyoming to join lawsuit over forest plan

Governor Matt Mead recently announced Wyoming has filed a motion to intervene in a lawsuit, in order to defend an amendment to the Black Hills Forest Plan. The amendment was developed by the Black Hills National Forest, Wyoming and South…

Emergency insect management grant applications now available

The Wyoming Emergency Insect Management Committee recently released the 2012 Emergency Insect Management Program grant package and is now accepting applications. Any state or political subdivision may apply for assistance from the committee through the program for outbreaks of grasshoppers,…

Wyo. “Blue Books” available

The Wyoming “Blue Books,” a comprehensive guide to the state’s history from pre-territorial days to 2007, is offered to the public from the offices of the Wyoming State Archives. These comprehensive guides to Wyoming history and government are essential reference…

Addressing OIF/OEF veterans’ needs

American service members have sacrificed a great deal in the battles in Afghanistan and Iraq, and many of those who have returned are still battling. Only now they are not fighting the enemy around them. They are, at times, fighting…