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.

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Apr 7, 2023

Calling All Wyoming Women Entrepreneurs!

CHEYENNE – The Wyoming Council for Women (WCW) is seeking nominations for outstanding female entrepreneurs across the Cowboy State for […]

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Apr 6, 2023

Mining Council 2nd Quarterly Meeting to be held May 16

The Wyoming Mining Council will hold their 2nd quarterly meeting on Tuesday, May 16th at 4:00 PM. Meeting will be […]

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Mar 29, 2023

Wyoming’s Equal Pay Day is April 2; Governor to sign proclamation

The Wyoming Council for Women (WCW) is pleased to partner with the Wyoming Women’s Foundation (WYWF) and the Equality State […]

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Mar 28, 2023

Department of Workforce Services awarded grant to support employment and growing Wyoming industries

CHEYENNE–Wyoming has been approved for $1,776,485 in funding through the Employment and Training Administration of the Department of Labor’s Quality […]

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Mar 27, 2023

Wyoming Unemployment Falls to 3.8% in February 2023

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

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Mar 14, 2023

National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction observed on May 1-5

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Mar 14, 2023

Wyoming Unemployment Unchanged at 3.9% in January 2023

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

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Mar 9, 2023

DWS taking public comment on Workers’ Compensation Rules on Miscellaneous Medical Protocols

The Department of Workforce Services is promulgating Chapter 10 of Workers’ Compensation rules regarding Miscellaneous Medical Protocols, and now seeks […]

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Feb 3, 2023

Wyoming Employment and Payroll: Job Growth in Third Quarter 2022

From third quarter 2021 to third quarter 2022, Wyoming added 5,955 jobs (2.2%) and total payroll rose by $396.7 million […]

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Feb 2, 2023

From Barriers to Breakthroughs:
Wyoming Department of Workforce Services Announces 2023 Safety and Workforce Summit

Registration is now open for the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services (DWS) 2023 Safety & Workforce Summit, “From Barriers to Breakthroughs,” at Little America, […]

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