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WEDA Success Stories

Thursday, December 27, 2018

      In the 2018 WEDA Success Stories, we present success stories from across the state. These are stories presented to us by board members, local economic...
Product Development Bootcamp

Thursday, October 25, 2018

DESCRIPTION   NOTE: This is a two-day event and the registration of $100 covers for both days on November 7 and 8 from 6 pm to 9...
Broadband Advisory Council to meet Oct. 12

Friday, October 05, 2018

Broadband Advisory Council to meet Oct. 12 The Wyoming Broadband Advisory Council will meet at 8 a.m. on Oct. 12 at the Wyoming Medical Center in...
Business Council accepting startup grant applications

Wednesday, October 03, 2018

(Photo Courtesy: University of Wyoming) Business Council accepting startup grant applications The Wyoming Business Council launched applications Monday on wyomingbusiness.org/startupwy for two new grant programs aimed at...
Business Council board recommends six projects

Friday, September 07, 2018

Business Council board recommends six projects   The Wyoming Business Council Board of Directors recommended six Business Ready Community (BRC) funding requests during its Sept. 6 quarterly meeting beginning in Cody.   Board meeting...
Business Council board recommends six projects

Friday, September 07, 2018

The Wyoming Business Council Board of Directors recommended six Business Ready Community (BRC) funding requests during its Sept. 6 quarterly meeting beginning in Cody.   Board meeting materials are available for review...
Business Council board meets in Cody Sept. 6

Thursday, August 30, 2018

The Wyoming Business Council Board of Directors will consider seven Business Ready Community (BRC) funding requests during its Sept. 6 meeting beginning at 8 a.m. at the Holiday Inn Cody, 1701...
Naturally Noble Aims to Grow Healthier Food

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

The health benefits of a whole foods diet rich in fruits, vegetables and whole grains is well established. Good nutrition not only helps people feel...
Treaties Signed in Wyoming Mark 150 Years in 2018

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Honoring the Spirit by Commemorating the  1868 Treaty of Fort Laramie     April 16, 2018--Wyoming--The Tribal Nations of the Northern Great Plains and the Fort Laramie National Historic Site are...
Business Growth and Innovation Training

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

  Business Growth and Innovation Training at LCCC June 12-13, 2018 I am personally inviting you to attend the Business Growth and Innovation Training class at Laramie County Community College...
Honoring the Spirit

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Ft. Laramie National Historic Site to Host a Commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the 1868 Treaty of Fort Laramie   Ft. Laramie, Wyo. – On Saturday,...
Wyoming community advocates to host placemaking trainings

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Community development experts are offering workshops around Wyoming this spring to teach local leaders how to create interesting, well-loved places on a tight budget.    The Wyoming Business Council is teaming with...
ENDOW Committee Seeks Ideas For Agriculture

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

By ALANNA ELDER  CREDIT RASPBERRY DELIGHT FARMS One committee taking on Wyoming Governor Matt Mead’s economic diversification initiative will hold a public forum about agriculture this week. The Executive Committee on...
Bicycle and Pedestrian Task Force releases final report

Monday, February 05, 2018

The Wyoming Legislature’s Bicycle and Pedestrian Task Force released a final report Tuesday outlining significant benefits for Wyoming communities that improve walking and bicycling options for people. To reap...
Recycling's new era

Thursday, February 01, 2018

TORRINGTON – Recycling efforts by the city of Torrington are entering a new era with an updated visible presence that includes two new trailers for recycling...
GCEDC Awards Q1 Progress Program into the Community

Friday, December 01, 2017

GCEDC Awards Q1 Progress Program into the Community Goshen County Economic Development Corporation pushes funds back into Goshen County to enhance economic development projects, thanks to...
Wolski attends ENDOW meeting with legislators

Monday, November 27, 2017

TORRINGTON – The ENDOW (Economically Needed Diversity Options for Wyoming) Executive Council submitted its first report to Governor Matt Mead and the Wyoming Legislature through the...
Lira’s Mexican Restaurant, a Lingle staple

Monday, November 27, 2017

“There is no love sincerer than the love of food.” -George Bernard Shaw Lira’s Mexican Restaurant has been a staple for residents of Lingle for many...
A classic community theater

Monday, November 20, 2017

Streaming movies on Netflix is convenient but there’s nothing quite like the experience of going out into the community to watch the latest flick at...
The Importance of Women Mentoring Other Women

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Elizabeth Lund, a vice president at Boeing, reflects on the lessons she's learned and passed on during her career as an aeronautical engineer. In April 1994, Boeing...
Shop Torrington

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Shop Torrington:  Hometown Holiday brimming with the best  
Experience the Oregon Scenic Trail Byway

Monday, November 13, 2017

The Oregon Trail is an important relic of our country’s rich pioneer history. Over the course of 80 years, an estimated 300,000 emigrants made the...
Kiplinger names Wyo "most tax friendly"

Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Raise a beer this weekend to toast Wyoming's status as Kiplinger's Most Tax Friendly State. When you do, you'll be paying the lowest tax on...
Alternative medicine in Torrington

Monday, November 06, 2017

Alternative medicine has become increasingly popular. In a recent national study, 33 percent of adults in the U.S. reported using complementary and alternative therapies in...
Outdoor industry thriving in Wyoming

Friday, November 03, 2017

Outdoor industry thriving in Wyoming Millions flock to Wyoming every year to see natural wonders like the geysers and big game of Yellowstone National Park, the...
Made In Wyoming program announces new website

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Wyoming artisans, crafters and manufacturers will enjoy greater exposure to customers through the Wyoming Business Council’s new Made in Wyoming website. The website, launched this week is...
Easy access to nature

Monday, October 30, 2017

“In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.” ~John Muir Goshen County has abundant opportunities for those needing a nature escape. Rawhide...
2017-2018 Notice of Election of Board Members

Monday, October 30, 2017

2017-2018 Notice of Election of Board Members Notice of Election of Board Members   Torrington, WY - The Goshen County Economic Development Corporation (GCEDC) held its annual membership...
Walking for health

Monday, October 23, 2017

Did you know that walking for just 2.5 hours each week (about 21 minutes a day) can help cut your chances of getting heart disease...
UW establishes $10 million recruitment fund

Monday, October 16, 2017

Facing drastic budget cuts handed down by the Wyoming Legislature in 2016, the University of Wyoming started boosting its recruitment and retention efforts. From streamlining the...
New Business Keeping Area Residents Cool

Monday, October 16, 2017

Ice cream trucks elicit joy in children and conjure memories of simpler times for adults. There's nothing quite like enjoying an icy treat on a...
Chamber Awards 2017

Tuesday, October 03, 2017

The nominations are in! With a tremendous amount of submissions, the top three businesses/people were chosen. Please click on the like below to vote now!...
Golfing for Health

Monday, October 02, 2017

Need an excuse to play an extra round of golf? Though the sport is often considered low-impact, there’s evidence to suggest it has significant health...
A window into ancient history

Monday, September 25, 2017

Archeology gives us a fascinating window into the past. Through ancient artifacts, we can begin to understand how people lived thousands of years ago. Important findings...
Wyo makers encouraged to celebrate Manufacturing Day Oct. 6

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Wyoming business advocates want to help manufacturers promote and celebrate the industry with their neighbors this fall. The Wyoming Business Council, Manufacturing-Works and Alliance of Wyoming Manufacturers...
Torrington’s Premiere Gun Range

Monday, September 18, 2017

Shooting a gun is an exhilarating experience. The adrenaline rush provided by the sport keeps enthusiasts coming back. Evidence suggests such small bursts of adrenaline...
Attend the WEDA Fall Conference this September

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Join us in Laramie from September 20th – 22nd for the WEDA Fall 2017 Conference. WEDA is joining with the Wyoming State Chamber of Commerce and Wyoming...
Local Farming Couple Receives Award

Monday, September 11, 2017

More than 4 million acres of cropland in the United States are now devoted to organic farming. Farmers are switching to organic methods for a...
Banner Health hosts virtual career event

Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Banner Health hosts virtual career event PHOENIX (Sept. 1, 2017) – Banner Health plans to hire talented new associates who are customer-obsessed and interested in...
EWC Vet Tech Dog Wash

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

EWC Vet Tech club holding dog wash The Eastern Wyoming College Veterinary Technology Club will be holding a walk in dog wash on Saturday, September 2...
EWC Introduces New Employees

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

New Employees Introduced to Eastern Wyoming College Eastern Wyoming College welcomed several new employees to campus this fall. New faculty and staff members include the following: Vicky Mayfield,...
Encouraging Entrepreneurs

Monday, August 28, 2017

“I’m convinced that about half of what separates the successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance.” - Steve Jobs Entrepreneurism and innovation are critical...
Improving internet access

Monday, August 14, 2017

The Pew Research Institute found that rural Americans are twice as likely as their urban counterparts to never use the internet. Some of this discrepancy...
Witness History Being Made at Fort Laramie

Monday, August 07, 2017

Fort Laramie was originally established as a private fur trading post in 1834. Later it became an important military post that has been preserved to...
Fair Promises Family Fun

Monday, July 24, 2017

County fairs are a quintessential summer family tradition throughout rural regions of America. Originally designed to showcase and celebrate a region’s rich agricultural traditions, fairs...
A window into the past

Monday, July 17, 2017

The Goshen County Homesteaders Museum in Torrington gives us a window into Wyoming’s fascinating past. Housed in a 1926 Union Pacific Train Depot, it hosts...
Eastern Wyoming College Announces Graduates

Friday, June 30, 2017

Eastern Wyoming College held the 68th annual commencement for candidates on May 12, 2017 in the Fine Arts Auditorium.  There were 179 graduates. The graduates...
A winery in Wyoming

Monday, June 19, 2017

Since 1926, four generations of Zimmerers have been farming an array of crops in Huntley, Wyoming. Patrick Zimmerer’s college thesis can be credited as sparking...
Our history, from caveman to cowboy

Monday, June 12, 2017

We can learn a great deal by studying the past and how those who came before us lived. The Western History Center in Lingle, Wyoming...
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Thursday, August 23, 2018

EWC Adult Education receives recognition

Thursday, August 24, 2017

EWC Adult Education receives recognition (Torrington, Wyoming, August 24, 2017)…Eastern Wyoming College Adult Education (AE) program received recognition from the Wyoming Community College Commission at a...