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High Wind Warning remains in effect until 5:00 pm Monday for Central Laramie Range and Southwest Platte County, WY

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Furphy changes stance; Legislation would ‘clean up’ gendered language

A proposed bill that would clean up gendered language — changing, for example, phrases such as “husband and wife” to “spouses” — thr… Read more

Local Briefs: Dec. 17

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LHS teacher announced young music educator of 2018

As the school day neared its end, Laramie High School orchestra students practiced playing songs from a recent performance. Read more


Pokes in the Pros: Roullier returns from injury for Redskins

A look at how former University of Wyoming football players did in the NFL on Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017, 2017. Read more

Cowboys place second as a team in Reno

LARAMIE – The University of Wyoming wrestling team placed second at the Reno Tournament of Champions thanks, in part, to three indiv… Read more

Wyoming’s Wilson makes smooth transition to middle linebacker

LARAMIE – When the move was made after last season, Logan Wilson felt it wouldn’t be a big transition. Read more


K.L. Ebbeka

K.L. Ebbeka, 80, a longtime Laramie resident, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 13 after fighting COPD for several years. Read more

Mary Kay Ferguson

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Bart Edward Herod Jr.

Bart Edward Herod Jr., 31, of Laramie, passed away Dec. 13, 2017, at Ivinson Memorial Hospital. Read more


Werner letter: ‘Backing is backing’

Tuesday night the Republican’s latest main squeeze, the racist, misogynist, and very possibly pedophile Roy Moore lost the U.S. Sena… Read more

Greller letter: Civility abandoned at legislative committee meeting in Sundance

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Smith letter: Reader finds columnist’s opinion piece troubling

Michael Shannon’s piece on Mike Pence being a “paragon workplace ethics and respect for women,” is troubling. Read more

Upcoming Events

Curt Gowdy State Park First Day Hike

 In what is becoming an increasingly popular New Year’s Day activity, Wyoming State Parks, H… Read more

Bingo in the Bar at Snowy Range Ski Area

Join us for our kid-friendly Noon Year's Eve Party. A morning of crafts and snacks for kids … Read more


VETERANS ASSISTANCE is from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Workforce Center, 3817 Beech St. Call 307-… Read more


Weather Today

Windy with times of sun and clouds


41° 24°

Windy with times of sun and clouds

Humidity: 57%
Cloud Coverage: 38%
Wind: WSW at 24 mph
Chance of Snow: 0%
UV Index: 2 Low
Sunrise: 07:23:05 am
Sunset: 04:35:18 pm

This Week's Forecast

Day Precip Temp
Windy with times of sun and clouds Mon
0% 41° 24°
Sunny Tue
0% 45° 29°
Windy with sunshine Wed
10% 48° 12°
Morning snow showers Thu
70% 16° 
Cloudy Fri
20% 24° -4°
Cloudy Sat
20%  -14°
Mix of sun and clouds Sun
10%  -12°