State Trails Program gears up for snow season

48-snowgrooming

With December 1 marking the unofficial start of the snowmobile season, State Trails Program staff will soon begin marking and signing trails statewide, and expect to begin grooming many of the state’s trails during the week of Dec. 12. Depending…

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…

Pat Frolander appointed Poet Laureate of Wyoming

Governor Mead congratulates Wyoming’s newest Poet Laureate and Sundance area resident Pat Frolander during a ceremony in her honor Monday in Cheyenne. (Photo courtesy Gov. Mead's office)

By Sarah Pridgeon State Governor Matt Mead this week signed an Executive Order naming Patricia Frolander as the fifth Poet Laureate of Wyoming. Frolander is a local rancher and published poet whose work has won several awards and appeared in…

Deadlines set for landfill site closure

By Sarah Pridgeon Dena Egenhoff of the Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) approached the council at this month’s regular meeting regarding the current status of plans to close the landfill and install a transfer station and the environmental impact that…