CASPER, Wyo. — Reactions have come in following Casper Mayor Bruce Knell’s recent comments on eliminating minimum revenue guarantees and reducing the number of airports in Wyoming. Casper Airport Manager Weighs in Glenn Januska, airport manager of Casper/Natrona County International Airport, commented on past MRG agreements. “We were the only airport in the state that […]
The indoor trampoline park will serve as anchor to a strip mall with six additional rental units at the corner of Wyoming Boulevard and Centennial Village Drive.
Each board would have a different focus, yet retain the common goal of bringing vibrancy and development to Casper’s downtown district.
CASPER, Wyo. — In a display of community commitment, First Interstate Bank in Casper sent 66 of its employees to 11 different organizations across the city on Sept. 13 for its sixth annual Volunteer Day, according to a press release by the bank. This bank-led initiative saw thousands of its employees across a 14-state area […]
CASPER, Wyo. — In a recent interview with Wyoming News Now, Casper Mayor Bruce Knell expressed strong opposition to providing tax dollars to billion-dollar airline SkyWest and aired concerns about the oversaturation of airports in Wyoming. Recent Interview Mayor Knell believes a restructuring is necessary, with only an international airport in Casper and another in […]
The Mills City Council plans to vote on the rezoning ordinance, second reading, on Tuesday. The Sept. 12 public meeting is at 7 p.m. in City Hall, 704 4th St., Mills.
CASPER, Wyo. — Local donut shop Glazed and Confuzed announced late last week that it had served its last pastry. In a Facebook post, the now-closed business said on Friday, Sept. 9 that that would be its final day of operation. The local business opened in January after owners Rich and Ray Konkler had already […]
CASPER, Wyo. — For roughly three years, Casper-area residents have been able to get a taste of cuisine straight from the bayou, courtesy of local food truck J & D’s Cajun Kitchen. However, Sunday marked the last day that locals were able to enjoy their dishes, as the food truck’s owners are heading back to […]
People who stay at hotels, motels and campgrounds in Natrona County pay a 7% lodging tax.
CASPER, Wyo. — A brand that has been part of Wyoming’s convenience store landscape for years will soon be part of the past. Starting in January, all Kum & Go stores will start the conversion into Maverik stores in Utah, Colorado, Idaho and Wyoming, according to a statement from Maverik CEO Chuck Maggelet. The rebranding […]
CASPER, Wyo. — True Bakery is baking up one of Casper’s newest eateries in what was for years a home kitchen supply store. Nestled in the back of the historic Wolcott Galleria, True Bakery owners Bill Brockley Jr. and girlfriend Emily Harris are planning a grand opening for the new space for Saturday, Sept. 9 […]
CASPER, Wyo. — In the upcoming regular council meeting on Sept. 5, the Casper City Council will conduct a public hearing and first reading of significant amendments to the city’s Liquor License Code. These changes come after the State of Wyoming adjusted the rules for Bar and Grill Liquor Licenses during the last legislative session, […]
Some people are worried the lot is too small to handle off-site parking and the location off Wyoming Boulevard presents increased potential for accidents.
CASPER, Wyo. — Since 2013, Casper Cigar Company has served the people of Natrona County with a place to smoke, drink and socialize. On Saturday, the local business is commemorating its first decade with a day-long celebration. Food trucks and alcoholic beverages are outside the 1831 CY Ave. business, and festivities last until 7 p.m. […]
Gillette Mustangs owner Steve Titus announced Aug. 30 that he is selling the team, which plays at CAM-PLEX.
Altogether, 160,000 square feet of new commercial building is proposed adjacent to or near the Blackmore Marketplace Shopping Center on vacant property off Newport and Blackmore roads.
CASPER, Wyo. — Last year, Colten and Brittany Davis took the reins at Oil City Axe Company, Since then, they’ve made the business all their own with interior remodeling and several additions to the facility. “We first became familiar with this place several years ago when we took our kid here for his birthday,” Colten […]
CASPER, Wyo. — The YMCA of Natrona County will be closing the week of Aug. 28 for cleaning and maintenance. Although parts of the facility will be closed for the entire week, others will remain open on specific days. The pool, fieldhouse and locker rooms will be closed Aug. 28 to Sept. 4. The wellness […]
CASPER, Wyo. — Acclaimed interior designer Max Humphrey will be at downtown Casper boutique Alma on Sept. 7 to answer questions and sign copies of his latest book, “Lodge.” The event is scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 7 and is slated to run from 5 to 8 p.m. “He’s a big deal in the world of […]
CASPER, Wyo. — Over 150 people showed up to a public hearing at the Thyra Thomson State Office Building in Casper on Thursday night, with dozens more attending through Zoom, to reject the nearly 30% rate increase proposed by Rocky Mountain Power. No one present spoke in favor of the proposal. Rocky Mountain Power wants […]
CASPER, Wyo. — It took the Childs family years of hard work to get their La Cocina – A Mexican Concept restaurant here. What started out as a small taco kitchen in a Mills bar sometime in the mid-’90s has turned into a brand-new purpose-built restaurant on Casper’s east side, with a line forming outside […]
CASPER, Wyo. — Casper-based entrepreneurs Reed Merschat, Randall Moser and Colby Frontiero have initiated the construction of a 10,000-square-foot building in Evansville. The structure, expected to be finalized in early 2024, will house “Mint Billiards.” Mint Billiards is envisioned as a design-oriented billiards hall, equipped with new, contemporary amenities tailored for both recreational and competitive […]
Convinced the rate increase as proposed holds significant and crippling implications for Natrona County, its residents and its businesses, Advance Casper has prepared talking points for its members who attend the Thursday public hearing.