According to the Wyoming Department of Game and Fish, the number of Wyoming women who hunt and fish continues to increase. In a release, department officials said since 2008 there has been a 9% increase in female hunters and a 17% increase in female anglers.
The University of Wyoming has released its enrollment figures for this fall. UW spokesman Jim Kearns says the total figures show 12,932 undergraduate and graduate students enrolled, an increase of four students from last year.
In an effort to help people know what to do if the earth quakes, the Wyoming Office of Homeland Security is encouraging residents to participate in the Wyoming Shake Out event, called Drop, Cover and Hold On.