Amy Richards is News Director for Townsquare Media-Cheyenne. She has many years of experience covering local news and is well known in the state capitol for her Legislative coverage. BA-English State University of New York. My favorite color is pink.
McAdams Private Service and Unit Memorial Saturday
According to a news release from the Wyoming National Guard, A private family service followed by a unit memorial honoring McAdams will be held Saturday.
State Loan and Investment Board Approves Grant Requests
According to a news release, the board approved requests for one Business Ready Community (BRC) Business Committed application, six Community Readiness applications, and five Community Readiness Downtown Development application.
Governor Mead Is Urging Support for Homeless Count Day
Governor Matt Mead announces the state’s next Homeless Point-in-Time Count is set for Wednesday, January 22, 2014. Volunteers around the state work on the Homeless Count. Some manage the count, and others meet directly with people who are homeless
Yellowstone Visitation in 2013, The 5th Highest Ever
Yellowstone saw over 3.1 million visitors in 2013, despite being shut down for almost three weeks in October.
Governor Mead’s Statement on Wyoming National Guard Soldier Killed in Action
The Governor said he is "saddened beyond words."
Rep Cynthia Lummis Introduces Intelligence Budget Transparency Bill
Lummis said the bill gives basic oversight of funding but does not inhibit or compromise America’s intelligence operations.
Free Entry To Yellowstone On Martin Luther King Jr. Day
The NPS is waiving entrance fees on 9 days in 2014 as a way to encourage people to get outdoors and enjoy the National Parks.
Iron Mountain Elk Hunting Access Wrapping Up This Month
The Game and Fish has experienced a high volume of inquiries about participating in the program this month.
Cheyenne Fire and Rescue Assisting the DCI With Suspected Meth Lab [UPDATE]
Cheyenne Fire and Rescue is assisting the DCI with a suspected meth lab.
More Waters in Wyoming Added To Special Winter Ice Fishing Provision
The three new waters added under the provision are Boulder Lake in Sublette County and Lake Hattie and Wheatland Reservoir #3 in Albany County.