Natrona County Double Homicide — Person of Interest Located
Luke Thomas Young has been located and remains a person of interest in this ongoing investigation. At this time there is no ongoing threat to the public.
New Map Depicts Wyoming’s Precambrian Basement
The Wyoming State Geological Survey (WSGS) published a new map depicting the structural configuration of the Precambrian basement in Wyoming.
Wyoming Aviation Hall of Fame Inductee
The Wyoming Aviation Hall of Fame (WAHF) and the Wyoming Aeronautics Commission have named John B. Cooksey the 2022 inductee into the Wyoming Aviation Hall of Fame.
UPDATE: U.S. Highway 20-26 Reopens; Double Homicide Investigation Continues
There is currently an active double-homicide investigation on HWY 20-26 in Natrona County, Wyoming, according to the Natrona County Sheriff's Office
Natrona County’s population is getting older
Natrona County is getting older
Wyoming is the LAST state left without monkeypox
Wyoming is the only state with no known monkeypox cases, though it's possible that positive cases have gone undetected in the state.
22-year old Wyoming student dies after lightning strike
The NOLS Outdoor Education Course notified Teton County Search and Rescue at 6:25 p.m. on Tuesday, August 2, that lightning had struck a group of backpackers camped at Enos Lake in the Teton Wilderness. One person, a 22-year-old male, died in the incident, while another, an adult male, sustained major injuries.
Gas prices keep dropping, Wyoming
Average gasoline prices in Wyoming have fallen 19.0 cents per gallon in the last week
Wyoming Corrections Officer Shot in Scottsbluff, Nebraska
Correction Officer Martin Maldonado Jr. from the Wyoming Medium Correctional Institution in Torrington was involved in an off-duty shooting in Scottsbluff, NE yesterday afternoon and remains hospitalized.
Grizzly bear captures begin next week in Yellowstone
Grizzly bear pre-baiting and scientific capture operations are once again about to begin within Yellowstone National Park starting August 9 and continuing through October 28