The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services is interested in keeping the public apprised of workforce-related issues affecting the state. Please visit the below-referenced links to view recent news and events associated with such issues. If you are a member of the media and would like to contact our Communications team, please email DWS-Communications@wyo.gov.

Dec 27, 2021

Proposed Changes to the Practice and Procedure, Chapter 3 Enforcement, Section 6, Penalties of Wyoming OSHA Division

PUBLIC NOTICE OF PROPOSED CHANGES TO THE PRACTICE ANDPROCEDURE, CHAPTER 3 ENFORCEMENT, SECTION 6, PENALTIES OFWYOMING OSHA DIVISIONPUBLIC NOTICE IS […]

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Dec 20, 2021

Wyoming unemployment falls to 3.7% in November 2021

The Research & Planning section of the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services reported today that the state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment […]

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Dec 16, 2021

Wyoming occupational fatalities increase to 35 in 2020

The Research & Planning section of the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services reported today that the number of occupational fatalities […]

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Dec 3, 2021

Important message to Wyoming employers regarding federal vaccine mandates

Dear Wyoming Employer, As you know, two recent federal vaccine requirements were announced, impacting some Wyoming employers. This communication attempts […]

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Nov 28, 2021

Wyoming unemployment falls to 4.1% in October 2021

The Research & Planning section of the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services reported today that the state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment […]

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Nov 15, 2021

Wyoming Workforce Services encourages businesses to hire our veteran heroes

CHEYENNE – The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services (DWS) encourages businesses across Wyoming to hire our nation’s veterans. DWS has […]

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Nov 5, 2021

Wyoming employment and payroll: Employment continued to fall in First Quarter 2021

Wyoming’s economy continued to be affected by the COVID-19 pandemic in first quarter 2021. From first quarter 2020 to first […]

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Oct 26, 2021

Wyoming’s top workforce efforts recognized at 2021 Summit

CHEYENNE – The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services (DWS) and its partners honored four Wyoming employers that have demonstrated excellence […]

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Oct 25, 2021

Wyoming unemployment falls to 4.5% in September 2021

The Research & Planning section of the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services reported today that the state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment […]

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Oct 15, 2021

Wyoming Workers’ Compensation to offer debit cards

Effective November 15, 2021, Wyoming Workers’ Compensation will be partnering with US Bank to begin transitioning from paper checks to debit […]

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