Wyoming Archives: 20 Newspapers for Genealogy Research

If you are researching your ancestry from Wyoming, you will want to use GenealogyBank’s online WY newspaper archives: 20 titles to help you search your family history in the “Equality State,” providing coverage from 1867 to Today. There are more than 300,000 articles and records in our online Wyoming newspaper archives!

Photo: Seedskadee National Wildlife Refuge sunset on the Green River, Wyoming
Photo: Seedskadee National Wildlife Refuge sunset on the Green River, Wyoming. Credit: USFWS Mountain-Prairie; Wikimedia Commons.

Dig deep into our online archives and search for historical and recent obituaries and other news articles about your ancestors from Wyoming in these newspapers. Our WY newspapers are divided into two collections: Historical Newspapers (complete paper) and Recent Obituaries (obituaries only).

Search Wyoming Newspaper Archives (1867 – 1945)

Search Wyoming Recent Obituaries (1997 – Current)

Illustration: Wyoming state flag
Illustration: Wyoming state flag. Credit: Wikimedia Commons.

Here is a complete list of Wyoming newspapers in the online archives. Each newspaper title in this list is an active link that will take you directly to that paper’s search page, where you can begin searching for your ancestors by surnames, dates, keywords and more. The WY newspaper titles are listed alphabetically by city.

CityTitleDate Range* Collection
CasperStar-Tribune11/26/2002 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
CheyenneWyoming Tribune-Eagle10/01/1997 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
CheyenneWyoming State Tribune01/01/1917 – 12/31/1921Newspaper Archives
CheyenneWyoming Commonwealth07/20/1890 – 11/14/1891Newspaper Archives
CheyenneCommercial Record04/04/1868 – 04/11/1868Newspaper Archives
CheyenneCheyenne Weekly Leader08/05/1876 – 08/05/1876Newspaper Archives
CheyenneCheyenne Daily Leader04/03/1868 – 05/09/1876Newspaper Archives
CheyenneCheyenne Daily Argus04/02/1868 – 04/05/1868Newspaper Archives
CheyenneCheyenne Argus11/14/1867 – 11/14/1867Newspaper Archives
EvanstonEvanston Age10/03/1876 – 10/03/1876Newspaper Archives
Heart MountainHeart Mountain Sentinel08/25/1942 – 11/02/1945Newspaper Archives
LaramieLaramie News02/01/1876 – 03/01/1876Newspaper Archives
LaramieLaramie Daily Sentinel10/21/1876 – 10/21/1876Newspaper Archives
LaramieLaramie Boomerang02/09/2007 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
LaramieFrontier Index04/14/1868 – 04/14/1868Newspaper Archives
LaramieDaily Boomerang01/02/1890 – 06/30/1890Newspaper Archives
RawlinsRawlins Daily Times04/01/2015 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
RivertonRiverton Ranger04/03/2011 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Rock SpringsRocket-Miner04/14/2016 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
WorlandNorthern Wyoming Daily News01/03/2006 – CurrentRecent Obituaries

*Date Ranges may have selected coverage unavailable.

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