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Bees making honey on honeycomb

Wyoming beekeepers innovating to face challenges

If the only honey you’ve ever spread on your toast or squeezed into your tea has come from a big-box store, you are in for a real treat once you try honey produced by honeybees and gathered by...

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Aircraft flew direct from Romania to Casper

Expanded zone could mitigate tariffs for Wyoming companies

The state of Wyoming now has an additional lure for companies, jobs and industries to stay in or relocate to Wyoming: an expanded Foreign Trade Zone that covers almost the entirety of Natrona County...

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Business Council tackles rural internet access

Doing business in rural Wyoming has its advantages — the wide-open spaces, slower pace of life and easy access to outdoor adventures are attractive fringe benefits that are hard to come by. Still,...

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Here is Why A Diverse Economy is Critical

Economic diversification is the best way to position Wyoming for the future. It is the way to lessen the harsh effects of mineral commodity bust cycles. And it is the way to ensure opportunities exist...

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Cheyenne DDA/Main Street welcomes new executive director

The Downtown Cheyenne DDA/Main Street recently hired Vicki Dugger as the organization's new executive director. The Wyoming Business Council sat down with Dugger to discover her vision for the...

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State Energy Office

Business Council offers energy efficiency grants

The Wyoming Business Council’s State Energy Office has $325,000 in competitive federal grants available for Wyoming local governments and small businesses seeking to cut their electric bills. The...

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New life for a vacant lot in downtown Laramie

The Laramie community mourned the 2009 demolition of the Empress Theatre in downtown.  The nearly century old building suffered decades of neglect. In the wake of its deconstruction, only an...

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Wyoming Business Council hires Broadband Manager

Wyoming Business Council hires Broadband Manager The Wyoming Business Council has hired Russell Elliott, a business operations professional and telecommunications expert with an M.B.A, as the new...

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Business Council board

Business Council board recommends two projects

Business Council board recommends two projects    The Wyoming Business Council Board of Directors recommended two Business Ready Community (BRC) grant requests during...

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State Loan and Investment Board

State board approves two projects

The State Loan and Investment Board (SLIB) approved two Business Ready Community grant requests during its June 21 quarterly meeting in Cheyenne. Both projects were approved unanimously.  Board...

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