Amy Richards is News Director for Townsquare Media-Cheyenne. She has many years of experience covering local news and is well known in the state capitol for her Legislative coverage. BA-English State University of New York. My favorite color is pink.
Endangered Person Advisory
This advisory is for Casoer and surrounding area as well as southeast Wyoming.
Marijuana Changes Advance in Colorado Legislature
A Colorado plan to spend $10 million studying the health effects of marijuana awaits the governor's signature.
No Light Trailer Advisories Posted Around Wyoming
Motorists should check the WYDOT travel information for advisories and closures before heading out.
Wyoming Veteran’s Commission Has New Chairman
Ellefson is a 26-year U.S. Air Force retiree and served 15 years with Wyoming's Department of Workforce Services.
Some Hunting Seasons Open on Sunday
Ruffed grouse are found in western Wyoming in the Shoshone, Bridger-Teton and Targhee national forests and the Black Hills in the northeastern portion of the state.
Derailment East of Cheyenne
No one was injured in the early morning derailment east of Cheyenne.
Judge hears arguments in Superintendent Hill’s Lawsuit
A district judge in Cheyenne says he will rule in a week whether to restore the powers and duties recently taken away from state schools Superintendent Cindy Hill.
Bill Would Create Education Administration Position
The Chairmen of the Legislature’s Joint Education Committee are sponsoring legislation to change the governance of Wyoming K-12 public education system. Sen. Hank Coe (R-Park) and Rep. Matt Teeters (R-Goshen) have offered SF0104 “Education - state administration” to create an appointed position to administer the Department of Education...
Woman and Child Hit By Vehicle
At approximately 2:00 pm Cheyenne Police officers were called to 17th Street and Capitol for a vehicle vs pedestrian crash. Cheyenne police department spokesman Officer Dan Long says officers arrived on scene and found a 26-year-old female, who was pushing her 7-month-old baby in a stroller, had been hit by a car while they crossed the street...
“Homeless Memorial Day” Ceremony at Wyoming Capitol
The Wyoming Coalition for the Homeless and Community Action of Laramie County held their annual 'Homeless Memorial Day" Friday on the steps of the Capitol building in Cheyenne. Rachael Bennett, board chair for the Coalition for the Homeless, says this year's event was special because it commemorates Virginia Sellner, who founded the event in 1990...
Wyoming State Treasurer Joe Meyer Dies
State Treasurer Joseph B. (Joe) Meyer, 71, passed away in Cheyenne with his family by his side.