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.
Lawmaker Requests An Obamacare Relief Bill Drafted for Upcoming Budget Session
Scott says the general purpose of this bill is to provide temporary relief to Wyoming residents who are being denied affordable health coverage by the implementation of the federal Obamacare legislation.
Former Vice-President Dick Cheney in Cheyenne To Promote Book
Former Vice-President Dick Cheney and daughter Liz Cheney in town Friday for a fundraiser for the Wounded Warriors Project.
Yellowstone Opens for the Winter Season Sunday
Spokesman Dan Hottle says travel through the park’s East Entrance over Sylvan Pass is scheduled to begin December 22.
Sage Grouse Implementation Team Meets in Casper
Agenda items include reports from the Douglas core area reclamation group, Thunder Basin National Grassland and the sage grouse noise and reclamation/restoration/mitigation subcommittees.
Health Officials Say Flu Activity in Increasing in the State
According to Reggie McClinton, surveillance epidemiologist with the Wyoming Department of Health, influenza activity has increased across the state in recent weeks.
Governor Mead Presents Proposed Budget to Lawmakers Monday
Lawmakers had questions about several items in the governor's proposed budget including pay raises for state employees, more money for local governments and additional money for roads.
Black Bear Harvest Survey Now Underway
Langston says the survey is an important tool for the Game and Fish to estimate harvest, hunter success, and provides information to help wildlife managers plan next year’s hunting season.
Governor Issues Executive Order to Allow Propane Deliveries to Continue
Governor Mead said “this extreme cold has caused a spike in the demand for propane, a fuel many people here use to heat their homes.
Cheyenne Frontier Days Wins 15th PRCA Large Outdoor Rodeo Award
Cheyenne Frontier Days has previously received the PRCA Large Outdoor Rodeo of the Year award in 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012.
Medicare Open Enrollment Period Ends Saturday
The enrollment period is an opportunity to enroll in or change one's Medicare prescription drug benefit andor the way a beneficiary receives their Medicare benefits.