Wyoming startups receive boost from state grant money

Thursday, February 07, 2019

Four startups received $247,600 in funding from two new Wyoming Business Council grant programs designed to boost local innovators.  As a direct result of Kickstart:Wyoming and SBIR matching dollars,...
New Cheyenne Regional Airport Opens to the Public

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Welcome to Cheyenne, American Airlines! We're glad you're here!  American Airlines recently began daily service from Cheyenne Regional Airport's shiny-new terminal to Dallas Fort Worth International Airport. Wyoming...
Commercial Drone Airfield Could Be Coming To Laramie

Monday, December 17, 2018

The Laramie Regional Airport could become the nation’s second private drone hub. The airport is partnering with Infinity Development Partners to bring the growing industry to Wyoming. Laramie Regional Airport...
Great Ideas: NoSo Patches

Friday, December 14, 2018

Four winters ago, Kelli Jones of Jackson, Wyo., hopped a barbed wire fence in the backcountry and tore a big hole in her brand-new puffy...
High-schooler developing soap business

Thursday, December 13, 2018

The idea hit him a couple years ago after witnessing a soap demonstration: I should try this. Luke Lawson became interested in soapmaking in seventh grade...
Wyoming housing toolkit receives regional accolades

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Wyoming's efforts to address housing challenges statewide has earned accolades from a regional nonprofit focused on the prosperity and sustainability of western rural communities. The Western Rural Development...
VA earns 3-star rating for care delivery

Monday, November 19, 2018

SHERIDAN — As part of the Department of Veterans Affairs’ efforts to remain transparent and hold facilities accountable, VA released its end of fiscal year...
Wyoming Opens Trade Office in Taiwan

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Governor Matt Mead has completed a successful trade mission to Taiwan, where he opened the Wyoming – Asia Pacific Trade Office. The goal is to...
National magazine profiles Wyoming wool exporter

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Inc. Magazine, a national publication targeting entrepreneurs and small businesses, recently profiled Mountain Meadow Wool, a Buffalo, Wyoming-based manufacturer and exporter. Founded in 2002, Mountain Meadow Wool...
Wyoming-Asia Pacific Trade Office ribbon-cutting ceremony

Monday, November 05, 2018

  Wyoming-Asia Pacific Trade Office ribbon-cutting ceremony including Governor Matt Mead, Wyoming Senate President Eli Bebout, Wyoming Business Council CEO Shawn Reese, trade office Director Chester Chu and Taiwan...
Proposed tax could garner $50M

Sunday, November 04, 2018

The Joint Revenue Interim Committee has voted to draft a bill that would raise statewide sales tax by half a percent and distribute that revenue...
Wyoming producers seek Taiwanese buyers

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Four Wyoming agriculture companies are meeting potential buyers and exploring market opportunities in Taiwan as part of the Wyoming Business Council’s ongoing international trade mission...
Business Council accepting startup grant applications

Monday, October 29, 2018

The Wyoming Business Council launched applications for two new grant programs aimed at helping startups in Wyoming thrive. The programs are an outcome of economic diversification legislation passed...
Women's Council seeks nominations for Entrepreneur Award

Friday, October 26, 2018

The Wyoming Council for Women (WCW) is accepting nominations for the Woman Entrepreneur Award until Nov. 1.  The Council developed the brand-new Entrepreneur Award to recognize and support female-owned businesses in...
State board approves six community grants

Thursday, October 25, 2018

The State Loan and Investment Board (SLIB) approved six of the seven Business Ready Community (BRC) grant requests presented during its quarterly meeting in Cheyenne. Board meeting...
Wyoming companies to celebrate Manufacturing Day

Thursday, October 04, 2018

The 2018 National Manufacturing Day is Oct. 5, and Wyoming companies are hosting events and opening their doors to the public to celebrate.  The manufacturing industry faces significant...
Buffalo wetlands get inventoried

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Phil Gonzales stood on a dirt path as his eyes scanned the landscape for birds and other wildlife. He and a team of over 20 volunteers...
Eads named facilities director

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Johnson County has found its new facilities director. David Eads, who has decades of experience in electrical work, construction, maintenance, HVAC, plumbing and personnel management has...
Press Release

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

MID-AMERICA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL SELECTS 2018 BOB ADY SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS COLUMBUS, OH, SEPTEMBER 18, 2018: The Mid-America Economic Development Council board of directors recently selected the...
Longmire 2018 rides off into the sunset

Friday, September 14, 2018

Longmire Days has come and gone for the year but not before making some big impacts on two charities. “Everyone said that it went really smooth,...
Firms thrive on crowdfunding

Monday, September 10, 2018

Freedom from old-style loans, link to buyers, offer advantages to small businesses. Crowdfunding — seeking money from many people before a product goes to market —...
Mountain Meadow Wool showcases at White House

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Mountain Meadow Wool joined President Donald J. Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, members of the administration and White House staff for a Made in America Product Showcase. President...