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High Wind Warning remains in effect until 5:00 pm Monday for South Laramie Range, 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


Manufacturer starts munitions components machining process

As construction nears completion, Tungsten Heavy Powder & Parts started one of its three manufacturing processes Feb. 15 in Lara… Read more

Laramie man makes cannons his business

As a child, Lyle Johnston visited his father’s job sites and spent his days making wooden boats. Read more


Van Maanen postcard: Time to graduate, and get some practice

Editor’s note: University of Wyoming senior fullback and long snapper Drew Van Maanen has agreed to provide accounts of his and the … Read more

Ryan Cummings overcome life-threatening illness this season

Ryan Cummings has gone though his share of adjustment and adversity this season. Read more

Wyoming, Central Michigan have scrambled on offensive lines

When it comes to juggling lineups along the offensive line, the University of Wyoming and Central Michigan football teams have it do… 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

Partly cloudy and windy


42° 24°

Partly cloudy and windy

Humidity: 60%
Cloud Coverage: 35%
Wind: WSW at 23 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
Partly cloudy and windy Mon
0% 42° 24°
Sunny Tue
0% 45° 28°
Mix of sun and clouds Wed
0% 48° 12°
Periods of snow early Thu
80% 16° 
A few afternoon snow showers Fri
70% 24° -5°
Mostly cloudy Sat
20%  -16°
Partly cloudy Sun
10%  -13°