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The Cheyenne City Council will hold its annual Straw Poll Dinner on Tuesday, December 3rd at Poor Richard’s Restaurant (2233 E. Lincolnway). Nominations for City Council President and City Council Vice President for 2020 will be made. The dinner will start at 6:00 p.m.

“Why would you skip an entire block?” asked Brian Snyder of Bohemian Metals.  He was referring to the 17th Street lighting project in downtown Cheyenne.  Strings of lights stretch across 17th Street from Warren Avenue to Carey Avenue.  There are no lights between Carey and Pioneer Avenue. Th…

The Mayor and the President of the City Council disagree on a number of issues, but they both support the expanded season of the Cheyenne Civic Center.  The Civic Center increased its season from 6-7 shows a year to more than 80.

Governor Mark Gordon discusses prison reform with Cheyenne resident Geri Maria Johnson during Tuesday’s Speed Repping event at the Laramie County Library.  A dozen elected officials, ranging from members of the Laramie County School District 1 Board of Trustees up to the Governor, were on ha…

A recent report by the state’s Consensus Revenue Estimating Group, which writes the revenue projections that set the bounds of the Legislature’s budgeting process, carries serious warning signs for the state’s long-term fiscal health. But when it comes to the budget that will be written this…

Cheyenne Mayor Marian Orr said this morning that a published report by KGAB Radio contained lies and demanded the lies stop.  The report quoted Cheyenne City Council President Rocky Case accusing the city of spending money on a massage at the Detroit Airport.  “Case said this morning that a …

Governor Mark Gordon announced that Buck McVeigh has been named permanent Chief of Staff and Betsy Anderson will be both the Deputy Chief of Staff and General Counsel. Senior Policy Advisor Renny MacKay has been appointed Policy Director. 

Cheyenne Mayor Marian Orr is seeking applications for membership on three boards: the City of Cheyenne Planning Commission, The Public Transit Advisory Board (two openings), and the Housing & Community Development Advisory Council. 

The job of being governor of a state may be a lot like herding cats.  Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon hosted some feline visitors from the Cheyenne Animal Shelter at his office this week.  Governor Gordon said that the shelters dedicated staff and volunteers provided care for nearly 6,000 anima…

Cheyenne Frontier Days Cattle Drive kicked off all the events for the 123rd “Daddy of Them All” week-long events. On Sunday, July 14 the cattle drive was led by Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon, with nearly 550 head of Corriente steers driven by CFD staff from the pasture north of into Frontier …


Forty years ago this week (July 16), Cheyenne was impacted by an F3 tornado that injured 40 people and killed one person. It was on the ground for around 30 minutes and tracked a path of about 9 miles. So, what's changed in the last 40 years? So much! The capabilities of meteorologists have …


A presence of achievement fills the room, with walls covered in patches and awards of all sorts. Lt. Col. Chris Picinni, 90th Operation Support Squadron director of operations has led a 20-year career within the ICBM enterprise, but never thought he would be leading the charge in planning an…

Colonel Damian Schlussel took command of the 90th Security Forces Group during a change of command ceremony July 12, 2019, on F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyo.

Wyoming’s State Capitol building was dedicated with a festive ceremony that included Wyoming National Guard aircraft happening to fly by, and inspiring words by dignitaries, including the governor.


Thousands of visitors attended the Capitol Celebrations at the Wyoming Capitol Square on Wednesday, July 10. The event was the reopening of the Capitol renovation project, which took nearly three years and cost $300-million. 


Several roads around the Wyoming Capitol will be closed for the July 10 Capitol Square Open House and Celebration festivities in Cheyenne. Parking will be limited, but the Cheyenne Trolley will offer free transportation between the Spiker Parking Garage, Historic Governor’s Mansion and South…


It's that time of year - when celebrations for Independence Day are in full swing with summer activities that include fireworks and entertainment. For the Forth of July holiday, it's important to be mindful of legal fireworks safety and proper use. 


This spring and summer, there has been more than usual rain in Cheyenne. With the anniversary of the flood of 1985 just a few weeks away, it's a reminder of the risk of flooding that Cheyenne still faces, and the work being done to help protect the city from floods. 

The City of Cheyenne has initiated enforcement action against the property owner, Robert Wink of H. Rose LLC, regarding unlawful operation of a manufactured trailer park. City Ordinance allows nonconforming manufactured trailer parks to continue operation, provided that the park does not con…

The Wyoming Air National Guard is hosting the Wild West Air Show on July 24, at the 153rd Airlift Wing, 217 Dell Range Blvd. The show will be featuring aerial and ground demonstrations throughout the day as well as static aircraft and  military equipment displays. There will be food and drin…

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Lifting boxes that others struggle with, he greets customers without strain in his voice. No one would guess he is visually impaired.

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The 90th Civil Engineer Squadron Emergency Management Team conducted a deployment training exercise at F.E. Warren Air Force Base on Friday, June 7, 2019.

Captain Robert Chance took command of the 890th Missile Security Forces Squadron during a change of command ceremony June 3, 2019 on F. E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyo.

The Cheyenne Chamber of Commerce reports that Northrop Grumman Corporation came to Cheyenne to partner with business for the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program, the nation’s next generation Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) system.

The Cheyenne Police Department (CPD) and City of Cheyenne officials are working closely with Cheyenne Frontier Days (CFD) to strengthen security and ensure public safety at the world’s largest outdoor rodeo, scheduled for July 19-28, 2019.

Registrations are being taken for the annual Community Recreation & Events Capital City Scamper on Sunday, July 14th. This event is a blend of the popular television show, “The Amazing Race” and other adventure races that test you mentally and physically.

Beginning Thursday, June 6, Kennedy Rd. will be closed from Carey Ave. to Central Ave. to accommodate the reconstruction of the intersection at Kennedy Rd. and Lions Park Drive. Lions Park Drive will also be closed at Kennedy Rd. during this time.

The Mighty Ninety gathered to conduct a change of command ceremony May 31, 2019 on the Argonne Parade Field, F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyo., to welcome the 90th Missile Wing's new commander, Col. Peter Bonetti.