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Trustees OK Wyoming Hall demolition, new parking garage

The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees voted this week to have the university’s administration proceed with several aspects of the wor… Read more

Council approves broadband extension to city buildings

The Laramie City Council voted unanimously in approval Tuesday to install faster broadband services in three city buildings, a move that he… Read more

Sept. 18: On the Record

Albany County Detention Center Read more

Outdoors

Laramie runner completes historic crossing of all 50 states

After 13,850 miles in nine years, Laramie runner Helene Neville reached the shore of the Arctic Ocean on Aug. 17, becoming the first person… Read more

Sept. 14: In the Field

He was a stinker. As a young pup more than 15 years ago, Muggle, my Australian shepherd, was a tough one to train. My previous dog, Darth, … Read more

Sept. 14: Out and about

Laramie Audubon celebrating 20th anniversary Read more

Sports

Day, Stevens seventh in Lander

CHEYENNE – Cheyenne’s Wyatt Day and Josh Stevens placed seventh in team roping at the Wyoming High School Rodeo Association’s stop Saturday… Read more

Brody Cress sits 11th in PRCA standings

CHEYENNE – Saddle bronc rider Brody Cress – a 2014 Cheyenne East graduate – placed second at the Sioux Falls (South Dakota) Premier Rodeo l… Read more

Byrd came up big for UW with late sack

LARAMIE – Solomon Byrd missed the University of Wyoming’s season-opening victory over Missouri because of a high ankle sprain. Read more

Obituaries

Michael P. Schmidt

Michael P. Schmidt, 78, of Laramie, passed away on Monday, September 16, 2016 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born on J… Read more

Duncan Seely Harris, 75

Duncan Seely Harris died peacefully of advanced kidney cancer at his family home in Jackson, Wyoming, on May 16, 2019. Loving this world as… Read more

William Claiborne Collier

William Claiborne Collier, age 85, passed away September 7, at Davis Hospice Center following a lengthy battle with Parkinson’s Disease. Read more

Opinion

Peerce letter: Edmonds column hateful, unhelpful

Regarding Mr. Edmond’s screed in Sept. 10’s Boomerang that condemns anything and anyone that leans leftward, I feel compelled to respond, t… Read more

Mattimore letter: No need to close 15th Street for dorm construction

Tuesday’s article on the possibility of closing 15th Street is astounding. Mr. McKinley may be an excellent trustee of the university but s… Read more

Goheen letter: Edmonds fails to look in mirror

In his commentary on Sept. 10, former Wyoming legislator Harlan Edmonds missed the mark. Edmonds started his piece by noting that U.S. citi… Read more

Upcoming Events

Laramie Soup Kitchen Annual Fundraising Event

An annual fundraising event for the Laramie Soup Kitchen. A unique event that is sure to be tons of… Read more

David Sedaris, Live in Laramie

Wyoming Public Media presents NPR humorist and best-selling author David Sedaris at the University … Read more

Organist Gail Archer Continues Tour in Laramie

What: Organist Gail Archer Performs Free Concert Read more

Weather Today

Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the upper 40s.

Today

69° 47°

Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the upper 40s.

Humidity:31%
Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:S at 16 mph
Chance of Rain:20%
UV Index:5 Moderate
Sunrise:06:45:28 AM
Sunset:07:06:46 PM

This Week's Forecast

DayPrecipTemp
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the upper 40s.Wed
20%69° 47°
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 40s.Thu
10%78° 47°
Windy with a mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 30s.Fri
10%72° 36°
Mostly sunny and windy. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the upper 30s.Sat
0%64° 37°
Sunshine. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 40s.Sun
0%69° 40°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 40s.Mon
0%71° 40°
Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 40s.Tue
10%69° 41°