CHEYENNE, Wyo., March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The COVID-19 pandemic has upended almost every aspect of our lives over the past week, including the way we work. First social distancing requirements, and now stay-home orders in many states are necessitating a sudden shift to a work-from-home model which requires rapid changes to the way government organizations operate.
JACKSON, Wyo., March 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jackson Hole Travel and Tourism Board requests that all potential visitors prioritize their own health along with the well-being of Jackson Hole and the surrounding communities by staying home at this time. Our finite local resources and the limited capacity of our local health care system are not adequate to support tourism due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
CHEYENNE, Wyo., March 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Language I/O is now among fewer than 32,000 companies in the world to earn an ISO 27001:2013 certification. In order to get the certification, Language I/O had to demonstrate that its security management program is comprehensive and follows leading practices outlined by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), the world's largest developer of voluntary international standards, and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC).
CHEYENNE, Wyo., March 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Cheyenne Regional Medical Center officials announced today that an unknown third party gained unauthorized access to a small number of employee email accounts that could have resulted in personal patient information being viewed this year between March 27 and April 8. Following the discovery of suspicious activity related to certain email accounts around April 12, 2019, CRMC quickly expanded its investigation to determine the full nature and scope of the activity. On August 21, 2019, CRMC determined that unauthorized access to employee email accounts may have resulted in certain personal information being accessible.
CHEYENNE, Wyo., Feb. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Business and Quality Management Institute LLC (IBQMI®) recently announced it had updated and revived the Total Quality Management (TQM) framework to meet modern requirements. IBQMI TQM TRAINER® is a unique, patented, corporate senior management training program that provides guidance in leadership using a holistic approach, within a particular TQM framework that is widely accepted as the gold standard in the industry. IBQMI® is a U.S. Government contractor and an industry-standard setting training and certification institution that provides a full spectrum of easily accessible online training programs for professionals worldwide. For more information regarding the new TQM certification, visit: https://www.ibqmi.org/certifications/tqm-trainer.
CHEYENNE, Wyo., Feb. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States and the seventh leading cause of death in Wyoming. On Thursday, February 13, advocates from the Wyoming Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), the largest suicide prevention organization in the United States, will meet with lawmakers to urge their support of future legislative and funding efforts to bring a National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (NSPL)-affiliated crisis call center to the state. Wyoming is currently only 1 of 2 states across the country without a crisis line center as part of the NSPL network (1-800-273-8255), forcing Lifeline callers in Wyoming to endure longer wait times to have their calls answered by someone out of state.
CHEYENNE, Wyo., Feb. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Arleth Rodrigues Rascon, 18, of Gillette and Kellen Vohland, 13, of Laramie today were named Wyoming's top two youth volunteers of 2020 by The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards, a nationwide program honoring young people for outstanding acts of volunteerism. As State Honorees, Arleth and Kellen each will receive $1,000, an engraved silver medallion and an all-expense-paid trip in early May to Washington, D.C., where they will join the top two honorees from each of the other states and the District of Columbia for four days of national recognition events. During the trip, 10 students will be named America's top youth volunteers of 2020.
JACKSON, Wyo., Jan. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Prime Movers Lab--a partnership that invests in breakthrough scientific startups founded by inventors who transform billions of lives--announced that it has raised approximately $100 million for its first early-stage fund. The fund's mission is to invest in seed-stage companies, reinventing energy, transportation, infrastructure, manufacturing, human augmentation and computing.
CHEYENNE, Wyo., Jan. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Wyoming's School Choice Fair will bring all types of schools--public, private, charter, homeschooling, and online--under one roof. One of the state's largest events during National School Choice Week, this event is free and open to all families and community members.
CHEYENNE, Wyo., Jan. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Wyoming educators, families, and organizations are gathering to show support for increased educational freedom during the 10th annual School Choice Week.
CHEYENNE, Wyo., Jan. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Wyoming's School Choice Fair will bring all types of schools--public, private, charter, homeschooling, and online--under one roof at Little America Hotel & Resort's Grand Ballroom on Saturday, Jan. 25. One of the state's largest events during National School Choice Week, this event is free and open to all families and community members.
ENCAMPMENT, Wyo., Jan. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnny D. Boggs, whose eight Spur Awards are a record in the 67-year history of Western Writers of America (WesternWriters.org), will receive the organization's 2020 Owen Wister Award for Lifetime Contributions to Western Literature.
CHEYENNE, Wyo., Jan. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Jan. 26-Feb. 1 will officially be Wyoming School Choice Week, thanks to a proclamation by Gov. Mark Gordon. He joins more than a dozen other governors and hundreds of city and county leaders nationwide who have issued similar proclamations.
LARAMIE, Wyo., Jan. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Human trafficking is a modern form of slavery that affects every demographic worldwide. The $150 billion industry affects more than 40 million people who are trafficked for sexual exploitation, forced labor, or services and/or the sale of organs in the United States and all around the world.