Managing editor for photo & digital at @CSTribune. Fan of photojournalism and the state of Wyoming.

Alan Rogers is a photojournalist and Visual Editor for the Casper Star-Tribune, the statewide newspaper of Wyoming. He holds a master's degree in Professional Media and Media Management from Southern Illinois University and has previously worked as a staff photographer for newspapers in Illinois and North Carolina.

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Wyoming's top court weighs judge's same-sex marriage case - : AP — CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Removing a Wyoming judge from the bench because she won't perform same-sex weddings would violate her constitutional rights, her lawyer told the state's top court Wednesday.

Wyoming Supreme Court hears arguments on same-sex marriage - News-wire — Posted: Wednesday, August 17, 2016 6:31 pm | Thanks for reading This is your last free article on this 30-day period. If you are a current 2-day or more subscriber to the Free Lance-Star newspaper you are granted an all-access pass to the website and digital newspaper replica.

Star-Tribune celebrates 125 years in Casper — The Star-Tribune recently marked its 125th anniversary. While the mission of delivering the news to the people of Casper and Wyoming remains the same, times have certainly changed. Crowds no longer gather outside the building as baseball scores arrive by telegraph. Computers and smartphones have replaced typewriters.

Mountain lion reported in Casper for third time in recent weeks — Casper residents reported another mountain lion sighting Friday on the city's west end. The cat was spotted about 7:30 a.m. near Casper Mountain Motorsports on CY Avenue, according to Wyoming Game and Fish Department public information officer Janet Milek.

Video: Replay of the U.S. House debates at Casper College — Candidates for Wyoming's seat in the U.S. House of Representatives debated Tuesday in Casper, during a event sponsored by the Star-Tribune, Wyoming PBS and Casper College. Here is the complete video of the three-part debate. Please note, because the event was broadcast live the clips begin with a black screen.

Calm winds help crews save rural Wyoming homes from wildfire — Calmer winds helped firefighters stop a wildfire from destroying seasonal homes Wednesday in a rural area of western Wyoming. The Lava Mountain Fire in the Shoshone National Forest has burned 18 square miles and is threatening about 290 homes and guest ranches. About 900 people have been evacuated from the area, but no buildings have lost.

Man gets jail time for vandalizing Yellowstone historic landmark — A Texas man will serve three days in jail and pay fines for carving his initials into the historic Roosevelt Arch in Yellowstone National Park. Dakota D. Tipton, 26, of Joshua, Texas, was sentenced Tuesday by U.S. Magistrate Judge Mark Carman, according to a press release.

UPDATE: Mountain lion spotted on Casper golf course may still be in the area — A mountain lion spotted Friday on a west Casper golf course may still be in the area. The lion first was spotted at the Paradise Valley Country Club between 3:30 and 4 p.m. Friday, according to Wyoming Game and Fish Department public information officer Janet Milek.

Mountain lion spotted on Casper golf course — A mountain lion was spotted Friday on a west Casper golf course, according to the Wyoming Game and Fish Department. The lion wandered onto the course at Paradise Valley Country Club between 3:30 and 4 p.m., according to Game and Fish public information officer Janet Milek.

51 years ago, "Teensville" riot took over Central Wyoming Fair in Casper — The fair in Casper this year was a tranquil, family-friendly event. Fifty-one years ago, that wasn't the case. Nowadays, police activity at the Central Wyoming Fair and Rodeo is usually limited to stopping arguments or reuniting lost children with their parents. But on the night of Aug.
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Aug 23, 2016

Conflicts between wolves and livestock rise sharply in western #Wyoming. 

Aug 23, 2016

Road to Yellowstone's South Entrance closed by wildfire.  #wyoming

Aug 23, 2016

Woke up with debilitating neck cramps, which I think was my body's attempt at prolonging vacation.

Aug 16, 2016

I got out of work on election night but have to drive from Casper to Minnesota. Will report back on whether that's a win or not.

Aug 15, 2016

Lots of hubbub in Big Horn County this weekend, per the sheriff's call log. #wyoming

Aug 13, 2016

At four months old the entire mini flock is now laying. For the first time, they all chipped in… 

Aug 12, 2016

Four local men went "over the river" to bring back "37 chickens and rabbits," and more news from this day in 1891.

Aug 12, 2016

@therhoten @butterbob @Anna_Rader @laurahancock My memory of 2014 is a little fuzzy, but that works for us.

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