A petition on the White House Website to allow Wyoming to leave the union and form an independent government has gained more than 7,000 online signatures. The group sponsoring the initiative is not identified, and the petition statement doesn't provide reasons for state secession.
Governor Matt Mead announced Tuesday he's seeking input on the Cowboy State's energy strategy going forward. Mead said he hopes the strategy will show Wyoming is an innovator in developing energy and regulating its development.
The groundbreaking ceremony for the new Welch Cancer Center in Sheridan was held in June of 2011. The transformation has taken place, and the construction is complete says Welch Cancer Center Manager Jennifer Pfister.
Officials with the Bighorn National Forest want the public to know that smoke may be visible in various parts of the National Forest during the winter months, as firefighters plan on burning slash piles. BHNF Public Affairs Specialist Susie Douglas.