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Highly anticipated - and dreaded - state legislative session kicks off Monday

The 63rd Wyoming Legislature convenes Monday in Cheyenne to begin work ...

Volunteers tackle dizzying job at state's biggest wrestling tourney

Behind-the-scenes programs are popular on some cable television networks. ...

District 25 has top enrollment in county; Dubois is smallest at 144

The Wyoming Department of Education has released statewide fall enrollment totals for 2015-2016.
The statistics show Riverton schools host the largest number ...

Voters can follow bills, contact legislators during budget session

With renovations under way at the Wyoming Capitol building, the 63rd Wyoming Legislature will convene for session Feb. 8 at the Jonah Business Center at 2001 ...

'Magic Flute' shown again Saturday at Lander Library

"The Magic Flute" returns for an encore high-definition video broadcast this Saturday, Feb. 13, in the Carnegie Room at the Lander Library.
The production ...

Interim ambulance chief to say on; privatization under continuing review

Kendra Bogacz took over the position in August on a six-month basis after the firing of former EMS director Joseph Zillmer.

Kendra Bogacz will ...

Service week at Wind River to raise funds for family

The goal is to raise $10,000 with all money going to the family of Kaiden Burk for medical expenses.

Wind River High School is hosting its seventh ...

Fremont County Digest

Pavillion water meeting Feb. 17
The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality and the Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission host a rescheduled ...

State loses 2 rigs; U.S. count dips

HOUSTON (AP) -- Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. decreased by 48 this week to ...

Judge won't halt bison kill

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- A federal judge has denied a request to halt the planned capture and slaughter of bison migrating from Yellowstone National Park.
U.S. ...

Sailors remembered at Friday service

LARAMIE (AP) -- Kenny Sailors, the college basketball Hall of Famer credited by some with being the first to use the modern jump shot, was remembered at his ...

I-25 jacknife

This accident on Interstate 25 south of Cheyenne on Wednesday morning was one of 146 incidents investigated by the Wyoming Highway patrol related to the winter ...

Sports

The senior midfielder will be playing soccer next season in Laramie.

Rachael Troxel has a passion for the game of soccer.
The Lander Valley High ...

Lander's McConnell wrestled in the 120-pound weight class, while Riverton's Wempen competed at 182 pounds.

Hayden Wempen is having an excellent ...

Bryce Hankins led Wind River with 19 points to counter 25 from Shoshoni's Gary Medicine Cloud.

Basketball fans marked Feb. 6 on their calendars ...

A Wyoming Indian victory against Greybull on Saturday followed a disappointing defeat to Wind River on Friday.

The measure of a team isn't always ...

Wranglers take pair of conference games

Tammy Maddock had 19 points and 14 rebounds to go with 18 from Katelyn Jennings in Lady Blue's rout of Wind River.

Saturday afternoon's 55-29 ...

Lady Chiefs down Greybull by 12

In what could be a semifinal matchup at the Class 2-A West regional in three weeks, the Wyoming Indian girls took care of the Greybull Buffs 56-42 behind a ...

Broncos' backs are willing to carry load in Super Bowl

SAN FRANCISCO (MCT) -- As a running back for Denver Broncos teams that featured a Hall of Fame-bound quarterback, Terrell Davis adopted a specific attitude for ...

Cowboys hit 20 3s in win over Aggies

Laramie -- Junior guard Jason McManamen made a career-high six threes and the University of Wyoming men's basketball connected on 20 as a team to set team and ...

Opinion / Community

Super Day

Our great, unproclaimed national holiday is back (and so is the poem)

A food writer for the Tribune News Service last week was praising the joy of ...

Thousands of kids through the door

A career dedicated to children and the future holds its own prize at the end.

Somewhere between the poem "The Road Not Taken" and the phrase "the ...

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