LGBTQ

LARAMIE — While there are no confirmed cases of monkeypox in Wyoming, the virus is spreading elsewhere across the United States. At the same time, the BA.5 subvariant of COVID-19 is now the most dominant in the state. In the third year of dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, monkeypox now also is...
CASPER —Internal emails from the Wyoming Department of Education show a discrepancy between Superintendent of Public Instruction Brian Schroeder’s scathing public messaging and more tempered behind-the-scenes guidance and discussion of a federal reinterpretation of anti-discrimination protections...
LARAMIE — Students and staff in the University of Wyoming Gender and Women’s Studies program were shocked last week when members of the Wyoming Senate approved a budget amendment that proposed to defund it.  An amendment to Senate File 1, “General Government Appropriations,” tacked onto the 2023-24...
No criminal charges to be filed against Campbell County library staff   By Cary Littlejohn Gillette News Record Via Wyoming News Exchange   GILLETTE — The Weston County Attorney’s Office will not pursue charges against members of the Campbell County Public Library after reviewing the relevant case...
Groups seek to elevate young voices on Wyoming’s future   By Dustin Bleizeffer, WyoFile.com   Several groups are encouraging young Wyoming residents to get more involved in local and state civic matters, and endeavoring to involve more youth in shaping the state’s future. The efforts include an...
Hate crime bills draw support; state lawmakers vote to draft legislation after emotional testimony   By Victoria Eavis Casper Star-Tribune Via Wyoming News Exchange   CASPER – State lawmakers voted Tuesday to pursue expanded hate crimes protections in Wyoming, after hearing impassioned testimony...
By Ramsey Scott Wyoming Tribune Eagle Via Wyoming News Exchange   CHEYENNE — State Sen. Lynn Hutchings has come under fire for comments she allegedly made to a group of local high school students comparing protections for LGBTQ people to protections for pedophiles and those who practice bestiality...

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