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The typical huge crowd lined up to see Lander's annual Pioneer Days Parade for Independence ...

Cities, towns get ahead of counties on wildlife feeding

Town councilors in Lander and Dubois have made it illegal to feed wildlife within city limits, and a bill the Wyoming Legislature will take up next year would ...

Lander woman loses nearly $2,000 in computer fraud

A Lander woman is out nearly $2,000 after a new fraud hit the area.
Officers from the Lander Police Department received a call at 9:03 p.m. Aug. 21 reporting ...

Voters to decide on creation of water district north of Lander

A mailed-ballot election is set for Nov. 3 on the formation of the Lucky 13 water district. The district would comprise about 10 homes in a subdivision of the ...

Mistrial called in domestic violence case; prosecutors pledge to try again

Judge Norman E. Young cut the trial off as it was nearing its end Wednesday morning.

The trial for a Riverton man charged with beating his ...

McOmie to head state School Facilities Department

CHEYENNE -- The state School Facilities Department will soon get a new director. But he may have to contend with the department's questionable reputation, at ...

Trial begins in domestic violence case from March

A dozen injuries would be evidence that a Riverton man beat, battered and strangled his ex-girlfriend, a prosecutor said during opening statements in a trial ...

Asphalt paving activities will continue next week south of Riverton on Wyoming Highway 789, and officials are expecting delays of up to 20 minutes.
Drivers ...

CWC insurance up, but increase relatively small

The cost for property and liability insurance at Central Wyoming College went up by about $3,600 this year, to about $282,500.
Ron Granger, CWC's vice ...

Forest to host fall travel management meetings

Two public sessions will be held next week in Fremont County.

The Shoshone National Forest is holding public meetings in September as a next step in ...

Family sets up Joe McGowan Fund to honor Lander man, benefit community

The initial hope is to build the fund up to $25,000 and award a $1,000 grant every year.

An endowment fund has been established in honor of the ...

CWC Lander Center

The new facility is an important and most-fitting part of college offerings

An outstanding community milestone has been accomplished at the start of ...

Helton tops list of One Shot hunters in Lander

Retired Colorado Rockies baseball great Todd Helton is joining Gov. Matt Mead and local attorney Terry Martin on the Wyoming Team in the world-famous Lander ...

Here in Wyoming people are used to seeing big game animals mounted on walls. Taxidermy is part of the culture, and the art of taxidermy has been around in one ...

Firefighters flip pancakes to raise funds for equipment

Roughly 500 people raised about $1,000 for the Lander Volunteer Fire Department during a pancake breakfast in August.
The department's fundraiser has been ...

Lander college welcomes largest freshman class

The largest group of freshman ever recorded at Wyoming Catholic College started classes Sept. 1 in Lander.
After finishing last year with a student body of ...

Three downtown Lander shops closed doors over summer

Two businesses cited retirement as a reason for the closures.

Three businesses on Main Street in Lander have closed this summer, but officials say ...

Guilty plea from man who stabbed pair outside restaurant

The man charged with stabbing two other men outside The Forge Bar and Grill in Lander has pleaded guilty.
In exchange for the guilty plea Sept. 1 in Lander ...

The huge bronze bust of Abraham Lincoln that sits atop a column near Interstate 80 between Cheyenne and Laramie is about to undergo restoration in ...

Black bear killed after trapping, relocating deemed unsuitable

Local officials have killed the black bear that had become a regular visitor this summer to the Lander area.
Since Aug. 16, the bear had obtained more than 60 ...

 
 

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