Though territorial legislators’ motivations have been lost to history, Wyoming was a pioneer in giving women the right to vote.
During a time of reckoning, the first Black National Park Service chief, who started his career in Wyoming, lauds park units that preserve historic American racial struggles.
What began as a show of solidarity for protests over the death of George Floyd took on a life of its own — resulting in tense showdowns with armed counter-protesters, arrests and steps toward reform.
Dismissal from the 1969 Wyoming football squad was one of many racial indignities and dangerous encounters the Black 14 football players experienced. In the post-George Floyd era, they are telling their other stories.
In response to individuals who complained Teton County pandemic restrictions violated the U.S. Constitution, the U.S. attorney for Wyoming has told critics he is monitoring restrictions imposed to stop the COVID-19 outbreak but stopped short of saying he found any violations.