The Wyoming State Loan and Investment Board has approved $13 million in grants to help a Colorado producer of ammunition magazines for guns move its manufacturing operations to Wyoming.
One of the country’s largest producers of ammunition magazines for guns is leaving Colorado and moving operations to Wyoming and Texas because of new state laws that include restrictions on how many cartridges a magazine can hold.
Leaders from around the West convened a two-day meeting on Wednesday in Las Vegas to discuss land use, wildfires and environmental conservation.
Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead’s says he’s concerned about increased trafficking in his state as Colorado prepares to allow the sale of recreational marijuana to the public.
Wyoming and Utah are sending resources to Colorado to help with the wildfires burning in the state.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced Thursday it would continue to protect as a threatened species a mouse that lives along streams in Colorado and eastern Wyoming, saying human development continues to threaten the animal’s riparian habitat.
A company that makes gun sights and other firearms accessories says it’s pulling its core operations from Colorado following recent gun control measures there and setting up shop in Laramie.
A Wyoming National Guard helicopter is being sent to Colorado to help fight a wildfire there.
Western state officials took turns bashing the federal government Wednesday at a congressional field hearing on proposed nationwide drilling rules on hydraulic fracturing.