Laramie, WY – The fire that caused over two million dollars of damage to Cheyenne's Hitching Post Inn was intentionally set. Wyoming Public Radio's Renny MacKay reports on the findings of investigators from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms.
Laramie, WY – The University of Wyoming College of Business was formally dedicated this week. The state of the art facility is high tech featuring an atrium and areas for faculty research. U-W Business Dean Brent Hathaway says it also features something unique a Trading area
Laramie, WY – The Wyoming Cowboys host their biggest game of the year this weekend when the Pokes face third ranked Boise State. The Broncos feature a high powered offense but Wyoming Coach Dave Christensen says he is equally worried about Boise State's defense .
"I mean I watched video on them today. Their defense is very good. They are fast, they are very sound in what they do, they don't get out of position and are very aggressive."
Laramie, WY – On the same week University of Wyoming President Tom Buchanan announced the school would not create a policy to screen controversial speakers the U-W Board of Trustees extended Buchanan's contract by two years. This means he would serve until at least 2014. The extension does not include a raise, but Buchanan says he did not want one.
GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK, Wyo – Grand Teton National Park officials say a female black bear cub has been hit and killed by a car.
Park officials say the cub was killed Wednesday night when it was following its mother and a sibling across the road. They say the driver, a Moran resident, told a ranger he swerved to avoid the bears but struck the last one.
Officials say the driver called in the incident and waited for the ranger to arrive.