The minimum wage for Wyoming will stay the same -- at $5.15 an hour. House Representative Rosie Berger, a Republican from Big Horn, said the bill failed on Friday, which was the day it was introduced for discussion.
Saturday, the Whitney Atrium at Sheridan College was transformed into a Wellness Festival filled with informational booths and educational sessions including nutrition, music therapy, mindfulness and bird watching.
Students in Big Horn, Ranchester and Dayton will wear wristbands and participate in special activities this week as part of a nationwide initiative to encourage random acts of kindness and campaign against bullying.
In an effort to strengthen Wyoming’s non-discriminatory laws, Representative Cathy Connelly, a democrat from Laramie is introducing a bill that would prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identification.
State Representative Mike Madden of Buffalo said in an interview with Sheridan Media Friday that last week was highlighted by the talk and introduction of the balanced budget amendment resolutions targeting the Federal Government, which were assigned to his committee.
The Johnson County YMCA, in addition to looking at the George Grace Field and their current location for a new facility, has asked the city council for permission to look at Prosinski Park at their third site option, which the council did approve.