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The Albany County Sheriff’s Office, in cooperation with the Laramie Daily Boomerang, advises residents that state law requires notification if a registered sex offender is living within a minimum of 750 feet of certain areas, which includes residences, and organizations within the community …

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The Albany County Commission rejected calls for a solar energy development moratorium, deciding instead to propose a set of minimum standards and voiced support for developing further standards at a later date.

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Less than two weeks before classes are to resume, the University of Wyoming’s administrators have decided to pivot to a phased reopening plan for the fall semester.

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Three Republicans in House District 47 looking to unseat the four-term incumbent went head-to-head during a recent candidate forum hosted by the League of Women Voters of Laramie.

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Laramie’s police chief this week pitched adding a new facet to the department’s welfare checks that would seek to connect those suffering from mental health crises with community-based help.

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University of Wyoming officials have established a list of COVID-19 metrics that would automatically trigger a stoppage of in-person classes. The plan, which the board of trustees will be asked to approve at its meeting Wednesday, also outlines the university’s procedures for reopening in th…

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The Laramie City Council on Tuesday divided a proposed ordinance that would amend municipal code regarding downtown commercial zoning district regulations into two sections, delaying aspects perceived as more contentious among business owners.

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Despite the urgings of the University of Wyoming, the Laramie City Council on Wednesday passed an ordinance on its third and final reading in an attempt to regulate the use of non-municipal water within city limits .

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Proposed changes to snow removal and associated abatement fees moved forward during a Laramie City Council meeting Tuesday, but not before council members added several hours to the time before walkways in the city must be cleared.

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The Wyoming Supreme Court denied a writ of review on behalf of Uinta County resident Lyle Williams, who challenged the University of Wyoming’s ability to regulate firearms on its campus.

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University of Wyoming officials explained their “Plan to Restart Campus and Return to Normal Operations” during a WyoCast town hall meeting Monday night.

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The University of Wyoming plans to lease its portion of Pilot Hill land to the project’s nonprofit group, Pilot Hill Inc., which will govern the 5,500-acre section of land east of Laramie that’s now becoming publicly-owned.

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An Albany County man shot a stranger late last month at the Willow Campground west of Centennial, according to charging documents filed by Albany County prosecutors.

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Almost 10,000 customers lost power for several hours in Laramie on Friday night, and the cause is still unknown.

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Albany County Attorney Peggy Trent is aiming to add three part-time positions to her office — public health advocates that would aid in communicating and enforcing statewide or local health orders.

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A Wyoming Legislature task force recommended legislation on Friday which would provide grants of up to $6,500 to most students at the University of Wyoming and other post-secondary institutions in the state.

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The Albany County School District No.1 school board unanimously approved an updated reopening plan at a meeting Thursday afternoon, under which all students will likely be allowed to return to in-person education next month.

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Voter registration for the primary election closes on Monday, but eligible electors can still register and cast a ballot after that date.

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Laramie Brewfest has been canceled for the first time in 15 years amid health and safety concerns brought on by the coronavirus, according to a Thursday news release.

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The Laramie City Council listened to proposed ordinance changes that would amend municipal code regarding Downtown commercial zoning district regulations during a work session on Tuesday.

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The Speaker of the Wyoming House of Representatives has sponsored draft legislation that would provide $116 million to cover most of the costs of college tuition in the state. Existing federal stimulus funds would pay for the program.

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CASPER — In a move cheered by Wyoming’s uranium industry, Gov. Mark Gordon endorsed an agreement between the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Nuclear Regulatory Commission on Thursday to clarify federal and state regulation of in situ uranium production and cleanup.

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More than 3,500 people have signed an online petition as of Saturday afternoon asking the University of Wyoming to waive the fees that students will have to pay for classes that have moved online for the fall semester.

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The federal government is investigating the Western Research Institute, a Laramie-based nonprofit, for making false claims to win more than $500,000 in research funding between 2015 and 2018, according to a document obtained by the Boomerang.

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TORRINGTON — Gov. Mark Gordon stuck to his guns Monday and furthered his message that Wyomingites should wear masks to protect against the spread of COVID-19.