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John Mortensen Burman | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

John Mortensen Burman, born January 28, 1955, in Worland, Wyoming, died at home in Laramie on February 21, 2019, of spinocerebellar ataxia (SCA), ...

Jeffrey Erik Bayne | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Jeffrey Erik Bayne, 51, of Lafayette, Colorado, formerly of Laramie, died Sunday, February 24, 2019, in Lafayette. He was born May 13, 1967, in Laramie to ...

UPDATE: Laramie High School Student Confirmed Dead

UPDATE (11:51 a.m.):. A Laramie High School Student is dead following what has been described as a "tragic incident" Friday morning, according to the school ...

Crickett Ann Volmer | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Crickett Ann Volmer of Laramie, 23, passed away March 5, 2019, in Laramie, Wyoming. Born July 27, 1995, to Jay and Becky Volmer in Sheridan, Wyoming.

Introducing New Laramie High School AD Ron Wagner [VIDEO]  KOWB

A Wyoming native and graduate of the University of Wyoming is the new Athletics and Activities Director at Laramie High School. Ron Wagner takes over the ...

Paul Rechard | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Paul Albert Rechard of Laramie died on February 4, 2019 at the age of 91, surrounded by his family. Paul was born in Laramie on June 4, 1927 to Ottis.

Almanza contests laundering allegations | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

Federal prosecutors are relying merely on conjecture in alleging Almanza Mexican Food helped launder money for a Mexican drug cartel, the restaurant's ...

Softball proposal fails at school board | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

A request to bring softball to Laramie High School failed Wednesday after a 4-4 vote by the school board of Albany County School District No. 1.

Laramie High Schoolers Navigate Town's Past With Help Of The Laramie Project  Wyoming Public Media

In a theatre class at Laramie High School, a dozen upperclassmen sit around a table on the stage. The class is studying and performing The Laramie Project.

Garin Daniel Kinzer | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Garin Daniel Kinzer, 55, of Tie Siding, WY formerly of Atchison, KS died unexpectedly on Tuesday, Feb. 26th, 2019 at his home in Wyoming.

Laramie Nordic Skiing Is Off To State  KOWB

Facing a difficult venue and difficult competition, Laramie High School's Nordic skiing team is set for the state championships Friday and Saturday.

LHS roundup: Lady Plainsmen dominate quadrangular | Sports  Laramie Boomerang

The Laramie High School girls swimming and diving team got a rare chance Friday to qualify swimmers for the state meet in some of their off events by hosting ...

Tragic Incident Remains Under Investigation Following Student Death in Laramie

LARAMIE — Very little information is available at this hour from Albany County School District #1 following a report on Laramie Live about a “tragic incident” ...

'We need to do right by our girls:' School board probes gender equity in sports offerings  Laramie Boomerang

Albany County School District No. 1's school board is establishing a committee to study if — and how — it can make its sports offerings more equitable for boys ...

UW, LHS collaborate on love-themed production | Entertainment  Laramie Boomerang

An upcoming musical theater production at the University of Wyoming is set to feature students from the university on stage alongside students from Laramie ...

Laramie High School students prepare for prom | News  Laramie Boomerang

As people prepared the Marian H. Rochelle Gateway Center on Saturday for the once-a-year event, Laramie High School students put on their new formal wear ...

UW Theatre and Dance Presents 'Pokes 'n' Plainsmen' Feb. 11-15 | News  University of Wyoming News

The University of Wyoming Department of Theatre and Dance is partnering with Laramie High School for “Pokes 'n' Plainsmen,” a production featuring scenes, ...

Five More Laramie Students Sign For College Sports  KOWB

Five Laramie high school senior student athletes were part of a signing ceremony at LHS Wednesday, as they take their talents to the collegiate level.

We the People state finals tests LHS student constitutional knowledge  Laramie Boomerang

Laramie High School students — along with five other schools around the state — competed in the We the People: The Citizen and the Constitution State Finals ...

DECA club builds leadership in students | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

Laramie High School's DECA club, or Distributive Education Clubs of America, works to prepare high school students to be future business leaders. The group ...

Johnson paces Lady Plainsmen with 3 wins | Sports  Laramie Boomerang

Laramie High School junior Emmy Johnson continued her early dominance in the sprints and the Lady Plainsmen won seven of 14 events Friday during the ...

Kelsey Wilson | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Kelsey Wilson, 16, of Laramie died Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. She was born March 1, 2002 to David and Nicole Wilson. She attended Laramie High School.

Laramie Students Walk Out Of School With Differing Ideas On Guns  Wyoming Public Media

On the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High school shooting, students at Laramie High School joined young people across the country who walked out to.

Former Laramie classmates' lives converged again in fatal police shooting  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The two boys pose a row apart in a 1999 photograph of the Laramie High School Choir at Carnegie Hall.

Box sled program involves students in different disciplines  Laramie Boomerang

BUFFALO — Vocabulary. Spelling. Cardboard? Yes, you can find all three in Mike Scarlett's language arts classroom at Clear Creek Middle School. But on this ...

School board studies policy on fundraising | News  Laramie Boomerang

Albany County School District No. 1's school board is giving greater scrutiny to the glut of fundraisers various school groups are running.

New Laramie High School Officially Opens [VIDEO][PHOTOS]  KOWB

State leaders joined hundreds of Laramie residents Thursday afternoon for the official opening of the new Laramie High School at 1710 Boulder Drive.

Robert Lee Hooker | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Robert Lee “Bob” Hooker died Nov. 28, 2018, at home in Laramie. He was born May 31, 1960, at Ivinson Memorial Hospital, to Floyd L. Hooker and Coellen ...

Albany County School District hosts food pantry | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

With the holidays fast approaching, many are excited about the feasts of turkey, potatoes, green bean casserole and more in their future. As many as 6000 adults ...

Laramie Wins 21st Program Title at Wyoming 4A State Championships  SwimSwam

2019 Wyoming Boys 4A State Swimming and Diving Championships February 14th-15th, 2019 Campbell County School Aquatic Center – Gillette, Wyoming ...

Marcia Gayla Edwards | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Marcia Gayla Edwards, 72, of Laramie, Wyoming passed away at home Sunday, January 27, 2019. Marcia was a Laramie native born August 22, 1946 to ...

Patrick Parker | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Patrick Parker, 82, of Laramie, died Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018, at Hospice of Laramie. He was born Oct. 25, 1935, in Laramie to Frank and Iva (née Hume) Parker.

LHS Mock Trial Team Gears Up For National Competition [VIDEO]

The Laramie High School Mock Trial teams showed their strength last November in sweeping first and second place at the state level.

Some parents are worried about their children being bullied at school  KGWN

Gerard Bobar, a Laramie resident, says, 'My daughter has been in schools in six states. This is the first time that she's ever been bullied to this extent.'

Robert Michael 'Robbie' Ramirez | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Robert Michael “Robbie” Ramirez, 39, was taken from us tragically Nov. 4, 2018, in Laramie.

School's out — and coming down: Demolition continues on old Laramie High School  Laramie Boomerang

After years of *service* to Laramie's youth, the time has come to tear down old Laramie High School.

Let's Meet Laramie High School's New Athletic Director Jeremy Qualls [VIDEO]  KOWB

Laramie High School's administration has undergone an overhaul since the school year ended in June. The changes include a new Athletic Director and ...

Laramie Track Has Big Goals This Season [VIDEO]  KOWB

It's been a very solid start to the 2018 outdoor track and field season for Laramie High School with two meets in Colorado over the last two weekend.

Laramie High School students create time capsule | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

Laramie High School students left a long-lasting mark on the school Monday afternoon with the burial of a time capsule packed with mementos.

Laramie wins three events in pre-invite | Laramie High  WyoSports

Laramie High School senior junior Olivia McPherson won two individual events Friday and helped the 200 freestyle relay finish first during the Laramie ...

Laramie, McPherson sisters ready to defend state championship  WyoSports

Competitiveness and hard work go hand-in-hand. That combination is an overall theme for sisters and Laramie High School teammates junior Olivia McPherson ...

Plainsmen offensive line are the go-to guys  WyoSports

Seconds after stretching and warming up to start practice Thursday, Laramie High School football Clint Reed called out, “starting offensive line — behind me at ...

Lexi Pulley Of Laramie Wins WY Gatorade Girls Soccer Award  WyoPreps

In its 33rd year of honoring the nation's best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company, announced Lexi Pulley of Laramie High School as its 2017-18 ...

Steve Deines | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Steve Deines, 63, of Laramie passed away Friday, February 1, 2019, unexpectedly due to an accident while on a business trip in Boston.

UW, Laramie Choirs to Perform 'Angels' Concert Oct. 4 | News  University of Wyoming News

“Angel Action” activists will join Laramie choirs as part of the Matthew Shepard 20th Memorial events Thursday, Oct. 4, at 7:30 p.m. in the University of Wyoming ...

Crane sisters bring separate skills for Laramie volleyball  WyoSports

It's about getting the best from two players who have a lot to offer at the same position.

Julie Anne McKay | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

On a beautiful morning on April 28, 1968, in Laramie, Wyoming, Julie Anne McKay was born to Susan and John McKay. At the time, her father was finishing his ...

Lady Plainsmen stay undefeated in the pool | Laramie High  WyoSports

The Laramie High School girls swimming and diving team proved there is a gap between two of the top teams in Class 4A.

Grammy-Winning Conspirare to Perform 'Considering Matthew Shepard' Oct. 6 at LHS | News  University of Wyoming News

Grammy-winning Conspirare, a choir inspired by the power of music to change lives, will perform during the University of Wyoming's 20th remembrance of ...

George Edward Zenor | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

It is with great sadness that the family of George Edward Zenor, 49, share that he passed away in his sleep on Monday, January 21, 2019.

Laramie volleyball falls in four to Campbell County  WyoSports

LARAMIE — The Laramie High School Lady Plainsmen did something Friday they hadn't done in more than a few matches according to coach Becky Baker.

Betsy Ross Peters | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Dr. Betsy Ross Peters, 90, died at the Hospice of Laramie House on Nov. 21, 2018, just 20 days after the death of her husband Dr. Oliver Leon Peters. They.

Laramie County prep swimming capsules | High School  WyoSports

Cheyenne Central. Coach: Mark Miller. 2018 finish: Seventh at the Class 4A state meet. Top returners: Trevor Sutphin, sr. (sprints); Nick Allen, jr. (sprints); Ben ...

Pollard Steps Away From Lady Plainsmen Basketball Program  KOWB

After three seasons leading the Laramie Lady Plainsmen basketball program head coach Laura Pollard has decided to resign.

Senior Kruzich has fit in well with Plainsmen  WyoSports

Laramie High School football practice wasn't going to start until 4:45 p.m. Wednesday.

On the Record: Nov. 2 | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

Officers make 4 DUI arrests during Border War enforcement.

Suicidal woman charged in Vedauwoo shooting | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

A suicidal woman who spurred a police shooting at Vedauwoo in May is being charged with aggravated assault and battery after she pointed a gun at police, ...

New LHS Nearly Ready, Funding for Other Laramie School Construction Still in Question  KOWB

The new Laramie High School will be ready to host classes in early August. Dr. Jubal Yennie, superintendent of Albany County School District No. 1, says the ...

LGBTQ High School Students In Cody Struggle Without A Support System  Wyoming Public Media

Matthew Shepard's murder occurred far from Cody, but the Wyoming town still felt the effect of the tragedy. While many know about it, the event hasn't.

Laramie tennis teams eye state championships | Laramie High  WyoSports

Laramie High School tennis won a team state championship in each of the last two seasons.

Feb. 7: On the Record | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

Man charged with felony child abuse. A Laramie Police Department officer responded Jan. 22 to the 1700 block of Centennial Drive for the report of a juvenile ...

Lady Plainsmen motivated to repeat as state champions  WyoSports

Veteran Laramie High School swimming coach Tom Hudson touted his freshmen class before the 2015 girls swimming and diving season.

UW Summer High School Institute Names Participants | News  University of Wyoming News

An opportunity to achieve intellectual and personal growth for 90 talented rising juniors throughout the state will be presented in the 33rd annual Summer High ...

Laramie girl wins catch-a-calf at Denver Stock Show  Casper Star-Tribune Online

An Albany County 4-H'er won the Catch-A-Calf competition recently at the National Western Stock Show in Denver, and nine other 4-H'ers from across Wyoming ...

Laramie mayor edges advance in council race | News  Laramie Boomerang

Mayor Andi Summerville narrowly moved on to the general election Tuesday, with newcomer Brian Harrington advancing in Ward 1 to the November general ...

Laramie Middle School janitor retires after 30 years with Albany County School District No. 1  Laramie Boomerang

Dancing a little jig in the Laramie Middle School Cafeteria on Friday, Don “Donnie” Padilla's right foot tapped the inside of a student's right foot.

Jan. 22: On the Record | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

THURSDAY. Samuel Pennington, 22, Laramie, on suspicion of seven counts of third degree arson. FRIDAY. Derek Bishop, 41, Laramie, on a warrant, suspicion ...

Two new members to join school board | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

Two new members will join the Albany County School District No. 1 board this December after winning their elections Tuesday.

Laramie woman reported victim of stabbing attack in California  Laramie Boomerang

A Laramie woman was the victim of a stabbing attack that occurred in the Blackwood Canyon Trail area of Lake Tahoe, California, last week.

Mary C. Engstrom | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

A Celebration of Life and the inurnment of Mary Virginia (Cooper) Engstrom will be held at St. Thomas' Episcopal Church at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, February 26, ...

Eunice Erdene Spackman | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Eunice Erdene Spackman, 90, of Laramie, Wyoming passed away in the early hours on Friday, January 25, 2019 at Spring Wind Assisted Living. She was born ...

ACSD No. 1 board member resigns | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

Michele Mitchum, a member of Albany County School District No. 1's school board, resigned Wednesday, hours before the board's monthly meeting.

Gladys Margaret Crane | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Gladys Margaret Crane, 90, died Oct. 18, 2018, at Hospice of Laramie from complications related to Alzheimer's disease. A memorial *service* will be at 10 a.m. ...

Missing Cheyenne resident found dead west of Laramie  Laramie Boomerang

Cheyenne resident Daniel Tinney was found dead west of Laramie on Fox Creek road by his vehicle Wednesday. At around 11:55 a.m. Wednesday, the Albany ...

University of Wyoming and Laramie choirs perform 'Angels' concert  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Angels" features the University of Wyoming Collegiate Chorale, the Laramie High School Plainsmen Singers and the Laramie Middle School singers joining in a ...

Laramie High School track and field has good 1st day at East Regional  WyoSports

The Laramie High School track and field teams are on solid footing after the first day of the Class 4A East Regional meet.

Oliver Leon Peters | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Dr. Oliver Leon Peters, 91, died at his home in Laramie on Nov. 1, 2018. Oliver was born October 21, 1927 in Osceola, Texas on his grandmother's farm to ...

Dorothy Lee Bird | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Dorothy Lee Bird (Lau), 86, died peacefully in her sleep on November 28th, 2018 at Ivinson Memorial Hospital in Laramie, Wyoming. In her final days, she was ...

Keith Charles Birks | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Keith Charles Birks, 94, of Laramie, passed away on Monday, November 26, 2018 at Life Care Center of Cheyenne. He was born May 30, 1924 in Logan, Iowa ...

Two lives, a police shooting and Laramie torn asunder (Part 1 of 2 for the Laramie Boomerang)  Laramie Boomerang

The two boys pose a row apart in a 1999 photograph of the Laramie High School Choir at Carnegie Hall.

Dianne Duncan Perrote | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Dianne Duncan Perrote passed on December 14th, 2018, in Fairfax, Virginia. She was born May 6, 1951, in Cheyenne, Wyoming to Gene “Sarge” and Dortha ...

Feb. 12: On the Record | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

SUNDAY. Christopher Guinn, 27, Laramie, was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence (subsequent offense). Tristain Tyrrell, 23, Laramie, was ...

Feb. 19: On the Record | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

SATURDAY. Rachel Kenny, 41, Laramie, was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence (subsequent offense). Cecil Dumler, 65, Laramie, was ...

Colling confirmed as shooter | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

Derek Colling, a police officer with a checkered past, has been confirmed as having killed Robbie Ramirez of Laramie. The 39-year-old was fatally shot Sunday ...

Rev. Edward John Hiller | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Rev. Edward John Hiller entered heaven Saturday, at Hospice House of Laramie. He was born October 10, 1924, the second of six children of William John and ...

Rick Eugene Baker | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Rick Eugene Baker passed away Nov. 13 at Hospice of Laramie. Born Sept. 11, 1962, in Laramie, Rick attended schools in Lusk, Cheyenne and Laramie and ...

Dorthella Jensen Cupps | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Dorthella May Jensen was born May 2, 1928 in Emmett ID, the daughter of Charles Rodney Jensen and Eva Frances Nielsen. She first attended elementary ...

UW Nordic Ski Team Hosts Fourth Laramie Loppet Half Marathon Feb. 17 | News  University of Wyoming News

The University of Wyoming Nordic ski team will host a 21km freestyle half marathon race for the public Sunday, Feb. 17. Cost is $55 per person, with action ...

Leroy Robert Maki | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Leroy Robert Maki, 91, of Laramie died Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018, at his home. He was born May 27, 1927, in Astoria, Oregon, son of John Ilmari Maki and Margaret ...

Snowy Range Academy named Blue Ribbon School | Laramie  Laramie Boomerang

Snowy Range Academy is one of 349 schools across the country this year to receive the U.S. Department of Education's top honor for schools: being named a ...

Bill Teegerstrom | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Bill Teegerstrom, long-time principal of Laramie Junior High School, died early January 9, 2019 after a ten-year battle with Parkinson's Dementia. Bill was born ...

Michael 'Mike' Sullivan | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Michael “Mike” Sullivan, 53, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, in Port Charlotte, Florida. Mike was born in Laramie to Wayne Sullivan and ...

Albany County Commission Chairman Chesnut arrested for DUI  Laramie Boomerang

Albany County Commission Chairman Tim Chesnut was arrested for DUI during the early morning hours Tuesday. Tim Chesnut, 52, of Laramie was stopped at ...

Laramie resident charged with seven counts of felony arson  Laramie Boomerang

After an extensive Laramie Police Department investigation, Laramie resident Samuel Pennington was arrested Thursday for seven counts of third-degree arson ...

Dr. Deborah Welles Hardy | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Dr. Deborah Welles Hardy, 90, passed away peacefully in her sleep Oct. 23, 2018, after a very brief stay at Hospice House. Until that time, she had resided at ...

Elmer William Rerucha | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Elmer William Rerucha died at his home on Nov. 28, 2018, at the age of 94 years. He was born on a farm in eastern Nebraska on Dec. 23, 1923,

Gabriel, Rucinski to start at UW in fall  Laramie Boomerang

As students at every rung of the educational ladder graduate this month, celebrating their achievements and reflecting on their memories, many are thinking ...

Matthew Shepard Memorial Events Scheduled at UW | News  University of Wyoming News

A performance by a Grammy-winning choir, panel discussions, film screenings and receptions are among events scheduled for the University of Wyoming's 20th ...

Deputy fatally shoots man on Garfield Street | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

A deputy from the Albany County Sheriff's Office fatally shot a man Sunday on Garfield Street between 21st and 22nd streets.

Dr. Carlos Mellizo Cuadrado | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Dr. Carlos Mellizo Cuadrado, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, loving husband, father and friend, passed away unexpectedly, but peacefully in his sleep on ...

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