Senate Awards Torrington the Prison

Cheyenne, WY – Torrington will be the site of the new medium security prison. Despite a last ditch attempt by Rawlins Senator Bill Vasey to move the facility to his city, the Senate supported the choice of Torrington with little opposition. Torrington Mayor Mike Varney says the last couple of days have been difficult, but he's excited to get the vote over with, so they can begin planning.