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Two dead in climbing fall; one was CWC student

Nursing classes convened this week at Central Wyoming College with a familiar face missing from the table.
Jonathan MacDonald, 23, of Lander, died Friday in a ...

Past museum director guilty of theft, could face jail term

Former Fremont County Pioneer Museum director Carol Thiesse has been found guilty of stealing from the institution she oversaw. A six-member jury returned the ...

District 24 is in the middle of building a new $46 million, 135,000-square-foot K-12 school.

The Shoshoni school district is moving forward with ...

Local traffic to and from the Honor Farm will be allowed access during construction.

Honor Farm Road residents can expect to face detours this week. ...

One dead, others injured in one-vehicle accident Saturday north of Lander

A Fort Washakie man died Saturday in a single-vehicle crash north of Lander.
Sonny J. Duran, 26, of Fort Washakie, suffered fatal injuries at the scene of the ...

Wyoming cattle numbers up 2 percent; 1.3 million head now estimated in state

GILLETTE -- Favorable feed and sales prices have made the past couple of years decent financially for Wyoming ranchers, causing some to start rebuilding their ...

Judge permits arguments over injunction on fed water rule

BISMARCK, N.D. -- A federal judge is giving attorneys until Tuesday night to file briefs arguing the scope of his injunction blocking a new Obama administration ...


No extension for delayed power plant
CHEYENNE -- A Campbell County power plant that has been in the works for almost 20 years without being built on ...

New project providing cardiac tools in Wyoming

The Wyoming Department of Health's Office of Emergency Medical Services is leading a statewide effort to enhance and modernize Wyoming's ability to respond to ...



The Wolverine boys lost to Evanston by three strokes after beating the same team by 46 strokes last week.

The Riverton Wolverine boys golf squad is ...

There is one way to gain experience on a volleyball court.
Go and play.
That's exactly what the Riverton Lady Wolverines did Friday and Saturday at the ...

Freshman prominent as Cowboys prep for Saturday's opener

LARAMIE -- Wyoming football fans will see a lot of new faces on the field when the Cowboys host North Dakota in the season opener on Saturday.
Wyoming coach ...

New sports complex hot-button topic

With remediation work required at the old city landfill in east Riverton, which will impact and make unusable for at least a season the two east baseball ...

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The craggy horizon
Nice to see the mountains again, isn't it? The experts say it's not because the big wildfires burning to the northwest of Wyoming ...

If stations close, trash could end up on roadsides

If the county makes it harder to throw away trash by closing down the transfer stations and everything but the big landfills, you can bet that people ...

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