The Department of Workforce Services’ Unemployment Insurance Division continues its efforts to detect fraudulent claims. Fraudulent claims most often occur when individuals receiving unemployment insurance benefits fail to notify the Department when they become employed.
The Bureau of Land Management is rounding up wild horses in southwestern Wyoming's Divide Basin. The roundup began today and is expected to continue for another three to four weeks. About 1,640 horses live in the area east of Rock Springs, and the goal is to reduce the population to about 415.
New electronic speed limit signs are in place along Interstate 80 between Laramie and Cheyenne. The signs make it possible for the Wyoming Department of Transportation to remotely change the speed limit on the highway to match current road and weather conditions. WYDOT has installed more than three dozen signs along I-80 in southern Wyoming.