Category Archives: Community News

Laramie Main Street hires new Communication Coordinator.

Laramie Main Street Alliance (LMSA) has hired Jennifer Power as their new Communications Coordinator. She will be responsible for marketing, branding, public relations, and strategic storytelling on various digital and print platforms for the downtown district. [Read more]

Wind Chill Advisory Through Monday Morning

As of 5pm on 12/29 A Wind Chill Advisory has been issued for portions of Albany County, Carbon County, and the southern Laramie Range from 1am-8am tonight through Monday morning. Wind chill values as cold as 25 below zero are possible overnight. The combination of snow

2020 Wyoming Football Class Stretches From East Coast to West Coast

The 2020 early signing period was extremely productive for the Wyoming Cowboy Football program, with a recruiting class of 18 high school signees that stretched from Pennsylvania to California Wyoming signed nine players in the region, which includes Wyoming, Colorado and Nebraska. Wyoming had the third rated recruiting class in the Mountain

Laramie Animal Shelter Seasonal Donations

The season of holiday giving is upon us.  Folks are thinking of ways they can extend their generosity throughout their communities.  At this time of year we field numerous calls inquiring about what the animals at the shelter might “need”. The animals at the Laramie

Operation: Laramie Toy Box

The Marine who was handling the Albany County Toys for Tots program recently retired and a replacement has not been found in time for this year.  The American Legion Post 14 has stepped in to fill the gap with Operation: Laramie Toy Box.  Donations of

Winter Weather Closures For 11-26-2019

Due to the winter storm the following closures are in place for Tuesday November 26th, 2019: University of Wyoming – campus is closed Tuesday including all transit services LCCC Campuses and Outreach Centers – will close at 5 pm 11/25 and be closed all day

I80 To Remain Closed Overnight

Interstate 80 between Laramie and Rawlins is expected to remain closed overnight Sunday October 27th due to winder conditions including slick roads and poor visibility.  As of 4 p.m. the estimated opening time is 16-18 hours. I-80 westbound is closed from Cheyenne to Laramie and

LaPrele Park Playground Closure

The City of Laramie Parks Department plans to close the playground in LaPrele Park on October 28th for the demolition and replacement of the playground structure. The new playground structure is expected to be installed by January of 2020. The playground will remain closed until