Recent News

Startup adds "pirate-y fun" to USPS shipping

Thursday, January 16, 2020

Question: What’s the best way to buy shipping labels? Answer: With y’er AYE-Phone! At least that’s what Pirate Ship, Wyoming’s only pirate-infested shipping company, would have...
Wyoming Business Council hires businessman as CEO

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Wyoming Business Council Board of Directors Co-Chairwoman Megan Goetz today announced Wyoming native Josh Dorrell is the state economic development agency’s next Chief Executive Officer...
Local leaders start program for students

Tuesday, January 07, 2020

SHERIDAN — Casey Terrell felt a familiar emotion while volunteering his time to judge speech and debate competitors last year at Sheridan High School. That twinge...
Cultivating Talent from Untapped Communities

Friday, January 03, 2020

By hiring from diverse and underserved communities, a company can boost innovation along with its bottom line. The current U.S. labor market bodes well for workers:...
Hiring Challenges Continue Throughout the U.S.

Thursday, January 02, 2020

With record-low unemployment numbers continuing, many states are engaging in creative tactics to draw in new residents and workers — and keep the ones already...
Hot Jobs: Growing Industrial Sectors

Wednesday, January 01, 2020

Although the number of jobs lost during the Great Recession have been regained, not all regions or industry sectors have experienced the same recovery. Where are...
Cupcake shop inspired by childhood memories

Tuesday, December 24, 2019

LARAMIE — Inspiration comes in several forms at The Sugar Mouse Cupcake House. After eight years selling home-baked cupcakes at the Downtown Laramie Farmer’s Market, Ruth...
WYOMING’S ADULT EDUCATION 7TH BEST IN NATION

Thursday, December 12, 2019

The U.S. Department of Education Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education administration and the National Reporting System ranked Wyoming’s program 7th in the nation’s among...
CAREER EXPLORATION BARBECUE

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Weston County School District #7, TeamMates Mentoring, Upton Chamber of Commerce, and Upton Economic Development Board hosted a Career Exploration Barbecue at Upton High School...
Luxury resort affects local community

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Locals have known for generations what makes the Upper North Platte River Valley special: 360-degree sunsets in colors so vivid they seem unreal, sagebrush taller...
Jobs in Wyoming

Saturday, November 23, 2019

The pay rates for jobs available in Wyoming have increased! See the new rates here. The Census is actively recruiting for positions across Wyoming. Please...
Wyoming Business Tips for Nov. 11-17

Thursday, November 07, 2019

A weekly look at issues facing Wyoming business owners and entrepreneurs from the Wyoming Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network, a collection of business assistance...
Committee approves education funding boost

Friday, November 01, 2019

Lawmakers voted narrowly Tuesday to approve a recommendation that Wyoming’s public school system be given a $19 million bump and that the recommendation be sent...
Hathaway changes reflect student, business needs

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Hathaway funding is now within reach for many students in Wyoming’s career and technical education fields. In early 2019, the Legislature passed the Hathaway Scholarship Eligibility...
SBDC Wyoming Business Tips for Sept. 23-29

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

A weekly look at issues facing Wyoming business owners and entrepreneurs from the Wyoming Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network, a collection of business assistance...
Arrow Services Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Friday, September 13, 2019

The Frederick family on hand to help celebrate Arrow Service's 50th anniversary were (l-r) Jason Frederick, Lou Frederick, Debbie Douglas, Mason Frederick, Jerry Frederick, Sandee Aune, John...
New Salon Opens

Friday, September 13, 2019

By Gazette Reporter Brittany Trandahl People in the area now have a new option for their cosmetic needs with the opening of Kimberly Anne’s Hair Design....
Young Wyomingites gather to engage in leadership

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Millennials across the country are playing an active role in shaping the future – and young Wyomingites are doing the same. “Millennials are voting,” Gov. Mark...
Wyoming products make their way to Taiwan

Friday, August 16, 2019

Some Wyoming businesses are starting to introduce their products into the market of Taiwan, thanks in part to assistance from the Wyoming Business Council. The Council is...
‘GROW WITH GOOGLE’ COMING TO WYOMING

Friday, August 09, 2019

Google is bringing an economic growth initiative to some Wyoming cities and towns, including Casper. “Today, Google announced that it is coming to cities and towns...
Wyoming Business Tips for July 22-28

Monday, July 22, 2019

A weekly look at issues facing Wyoming business owners and entrepreneurs from the Wyoming Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network, a collection of business assistance...
Sundance to develop a central park

Monday, July 08, 2019

The City of Sundance received a $484,000 grant to develop a central park on the former Crook County School District Administration building site located adjacent...
Partnerships Bring New Goals for Old Coal

Monday, December 16, 2019

The development of a new pilot facility to advance alternative uses for coal is now a reality in Wyoming. Efforts by a combination of local...