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Lincolnway Liquors expanding following Goofy’s Tavern demolished

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) - If you saw that some construction was taking place next to Lincolnway Pawn, you’ll have seen the bar formerly known as Goofy’s Tavern being demolished. The former bar is being torn down to make way for a new expansion. In that now open space,...
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Wyoming reports 854 new confirmed COVID-19 cases on Monday

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Department of Health reported an additional 854 confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state during its 3 p.m. Monday, September 27 update. Updates are not provided over the weekends. The new cases reported Monday brought the total number of confirmed cases in Wyoming to 72,278 since...
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Midnight West Fest To Hold Tours Of Cheyenne’s Haunted Atlas Theater

Today is September 28th, we're well past Labor Day and moving past Oktoberfests being held throughout the city. It's Spookytime, we really need to stop saying it's too early at this point. Friday is October, so we can stop denying it. The Midnight West Fest is going to kick off the month of October with a film festival and more spooky fun.

Lagrange calendar: Coming events

1. September 11, 2001: The Day that Changed the World Exhibit and 20th Anniversary Commemoration; 2. Kaleidoscope Scarves on a Rigid Heddle Loom; 3. Censorship Divides Us: Let’s Stick Together Project; 4. Library Card Sign-Up Month: Bookmark Punch Card; 5. Morrill Farmer's Market;

Coming soon: Cheyenne events

1. 2021 Ugly Sweater Day 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2-Participate from Home Save $5; 2. Food for the Hungry VOLUNTEER - Michael W. Smith / Cheyenne, WY; 3. Be The Person You Want To Attract, Overcome Social Anxiety - Cheyenne; 4. Murder Mystery;

Buchanan named member of leadership for Nation’s Lieutenant Governors Association

(Cheyenne, WY) – Wyoming’s Secretary of State Ed Buchanan is serving on the leadership committee for the National Lieutenant Governors Association (NLGA), according to a September 27th announcement. The NLGA is the professional association supporting lieutenant governors and the officeholders first in the line of succession to the governor in...

Thank You to our Greater Cheyenne Greenway Fall Clean-up Volunteers

CHEYENNE – Fall is here, and citizens of Cheyenne are volunteering like crazy to clean up our beloved Greater Cheyenne Greenway. The City appreciates the community’s continuing support of the Greenway and your significant maintenance contributions. Both City staff and volunteers report seeing tremendous use of the greenway this year! Cheyenne’s parks and greenways serve as critical infrastructure for exercise, relaxation, stress management, and even chalk art projects. Thanks volunteers, we are so incredibly grateful to you!

Laramie County residents share election redistricting concerns

CHEYENNE – Local residents shared their concerns Saturday afternoon with state legislators at a Laramie County work session hosted to discuss redistricting following the 2020 census. Some asked lawmakers to consider issues such as gerrymandering, communities experiencing a lack of representation in Cheyenne and fast-paced population growth due to urban...

Cheyenne-Laramie County Health announce booster doses of Pfizer COVID-19 vax now available for specific groups of people

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – This morning the Cheyenne-Laramie County Health Department (CLCHD) announced that booster doses for the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine are now available through their department. Health officials say that no appointment is necessary. Vaccine walk-in hours are from 8:30 AM-4:30 PM on weekdays at CLCHD, located at 100 Central...

Manhole replacement project to shut down road in west Cheyenne starting today

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Today the City of Cheyenne announced that crews will begin working on a project that will cause a road closure on West Lincolnway. According to the city, starting today, the Board of Public Utilities will be working on a manhole replacement project on Ames Ave . The work will cause a full closure between W. Lincolnway & 17th St. for an estimated 10 days.
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LCSD1 reports 45 positive COVID-19 test results in past week

CHEYENNE – Laramie County School District 1 reported Friday that from Friday, Sept. 17, through Thursday, Sept. 23, the district was notified 39 students and six staff members reported a positive COVID-19 test result. These people were at the following locations: Administration Building, Afflerbach Elementary, Alta Vista Elementary, Arp Elementary,...

LCSD1 parent hires lawyer to challenge mask mandate

CHEYENNE – A parent of a student in Laramie County School District 1 has given notice of his intent to sue the district over a recent decision to require students to wear masks to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Jason Hoover hired a lawyer to send the district a letter challenging its policies. In the letter, Cheyenne attorney Cassie Craven cites the Wyoming Constitutional Health Care Freedom Amendment, the U.S. Constitution and one’s right to a free public education as reasons for challenging the school board’s decision.

Epoxy Striping Work in Cheyenne May Cause Delays

Crews with Harvey Contractors, Inc. and the Wyoming Department of Transportation will be placing epoxy striping in various locations around Cheyenne starting tomorrow, weather permitting. Epoxy striping is more durable than traditional striping, especially in high-traffic areas. Work tomorrow will include mobilizing and minor work in intermittent locations around Cheyenne....