News

Ruling doesn’t finish debate; Abortion opponents look to target rape, incest exemptions   By Victoria Eavis Casper Star-Tribune Via Wyoming News Exchange   CASPER — With the U.S. Supreme Court’s overturning of Roe v. Wade on Friday, Wyoming’s trigger law abortion ban is set to go into effect. Under...
Running on empty:  Sustaining rural ambulance services is becoming increasingly difficult   By Kevin Killough Powell Tribune Via Wyoming News Exchange   POWELL — Crisscrossing the open spaces between Cody, Powell, Lovell, Basin, Greybull, Worland — and everything in between — are miles of highways...
Getting to the grassroots of the issue; interest high in precinct committee positions   By Jonathan Gallardo Gillette News Record Via Wyoming News Exchange   GILLETTE — For the second primary election in a row, an often-overlooked race figures to be one of the more hotly contested events on the...
Group alleges rule violation   By Victoria Eavis Casper Star-Tribune Via Wyoming News Exchange   CASPER — A nonprofit government watchdog organization filed a complaint with the Federal Election Commission last week against a brand new Wyoming-based limited liability company that made a $50,000...
Man gets 7-10 years in prison for slitting man’s throat   EVANSTON (WNE) — South Carolina resident John Hanley was convicted and sentenced in the Third District Court on Thursday, June 16, for the 2021 stabbing of Patrick Grieff.  An ostensibly polite gathering was underway at a local bar in the...
Former Little League treasurer accused of stealing nearly $30K pleads guilty to felony theft   GILLETTE (WNE) — A Campbell County man accused of stealing nearly $30,000 from Gillette Little League while he was the club’s treasurer has pleaded guilty to felony theft. Rory Geis, 40, reached a plea...
Jackson Hole Airport opens today with new runway, security and parking fees   JACKSON (WNE) — Airplanes will be landing again at one of the nation’s most scenic runways, as the Jackson Hole Airport has reopened.  The reopening comes after a 78-day closure to work on a number of projects, chief...
Average gas prices in Wyoming rise just over a penny in past week   CHEYENNE (WNE) — Average gasoline prices in Wyoming have risen 1.1 cents per gallon in the last week, averaging $4.82 per gallon Monday, according to GasBuddy.com's survey of 494 stations in Wyoming. Prices in Wyoming are 49.9...

Dan Andrews’s oil painting, “Out on a Limb,” won the Wyoming Game and Fish Department’s 2022 conservation stamp art award.

Colorado wildlife artist Dan Andrews is no stranger to winning the Wyoming Game and Fish Department’s conservation stamp art award. His art was selected in 1986 (pronghorn) and 2016 (swift fox).  Still, when his oil painting of a Pacific marten was crowned the winner of the Wyoming Game and Fish...
JACKSON — In the wake of Friday’s U.S. Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, right-to-life advocates are rejoicing and physicians are dejected. Now that a constitutional right to abortion has been eliminated by the conservative Supreme Court, Wyoming lawmakers and abortion advocates...

News Letter Journal

News Letter Journal
14 W. Main St.
P.O. Box 40
Newcastle, WY 82701
Ph: (307) 746-2777
Fax: (307) 746-2660

Email Us

Facebook

Please Login for Premium Content