Laramie, Wyo. – The state loan and investment board has approved almost three and a half million dollars in grants for some high-tech economic development efforts in Sheridan. The money is split between two projects, one is to build a high-tech business park, and the other is for a business incubator.
Cheyenne, Wy – The state has approved more than $7.3 million in grants for public infrastructure and economic development projects in Glendo, Green River, Sheridan and Cheyenne. The State Loan and Investment Board, which is made up of the five statewide elected officials, approved the so-called "business ready community grants" on Thursday. The grants include: - $754,000 for Glendo to install infrastructure for a business park, - $1.5 million for renovation of the Tomahawk building in Green River,
Cheyenne, Wyo. – The Wyoming Supreme Court must decide whether the Goshen County School District's policy of requiring random drug testing for students involved in extracurricular activities violates students' rights.
A Wyoming district judge last year upheld the school district's policy. The U.S. Supreme Court upheld random student drug testing in 2002.
Cheyenne lawyer Harriet Hageman represents dozens of students and their parents appealing the Goshen County testing program.