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…

Snoozing travelers arrested on drug charges

By Sarah Pridgeon Two men were arraigned on drug charges last week after state troopers found them napping in their vehicle in the Conoco parking lot. One pound of marijuana, as well as suspected psychedelic mushrooms and methamphetamine, was recovered…

RER updates area entities on project

By Sarah Pridgeon Upton Industrial Park may be the future site of the hydrometallurgical plant at which extracted rare earth element ore will be processed, said George Byers, Vice President of Government and Community Relations, Rare Element Resources (RER), at…

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…