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Coal mining deaths up, but not in Wyo

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Deaths in U.S. coal mines this year have surged ahead of last year's, and federal safety officials say workers who are new to a mine ...

Next spring celebrates the centennial of the 4-H Creed, a document written in Wyoming and later adopted nationwide.
While 4-H has a formal creed and pledge, ...

City moves on plan to limit garage sales

The Riverton City Council is moving forward with a proposal to limit the number of garage and yard sales residents are allowed to have each year.
Council ...

A motocross stunt rider executed a practice jump at the Fremont County Fairgrounds on Wednesday before the event was cancelled due to high ...

Lone health insurer might raise rates

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The lone provider of health insurance through the Affordable Care Act in Wyoming is proposing to raise rates by almost 50 percent in the coming ...

Residents are advised to practice the "Five Ds" of mosquito-bite prevention.



West Nile virus has been detected this week in a pool of mosquitoes ...

RPD officers use tasers two times, including on biting dog

Riverton police had to utilize their Tasers on two occasions early Wednesday, including once on a dog.
Officers suffered minor injuries in both incidents but ...

Central Wyoming College's cross country squad will host the Watermelon Eclipse Run with all proceeds going to the program.


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On Tuesday, Aug. 1, the page one story "'Tough Enough' movement hits 10 years with Tuesday rodeo" should ...

Lujuana Antelope

Lujuana Antelope, 57, of St. Stephen's died on Monday, July 10, 2017, at Sage West Hospital - Riverton. A prayer was recited at 7:00 pm on Monday, July 17, ...

Delthe McLeod

Delthe McLeod passed away Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. She was 60 years old.
She was born Oct. 27, 1956, in Lander, the ...

'We can find a way forward' on improving health insurance

Editor:
"Under Obamacare, premiums have more than doubled since 2013, and in Wyoming, we have only one insurer, some of the highest premiums in the country, ...

Muscles

In appealing the reservation border case, the tribes have hired a top-dollar legal team

In their continuing effort to find a federal court that will ...

New coal mine hits snag on EQC vote

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Wyoming is among the coal-friendliest states, but ongoing worries about how the state's first major new coal mine in decades could affect the ...

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Missing Alzheimer's patient OK in Montana
ROCK SPRINGS (AP) -- A man with Alzheimer's disease who left his wife behind and drove off alone in a remote ...

Wyoming ranks second in U.S. for deaths on the job

Wyoming ranks second in the nation both in the rate of workplace fatalities and the rate of older workers dying on the job, according to an Associated Press ...

A familiar downtown Lander building was destroyed by fire Tuesday. Two firefighters were injured during the 10-hour suppression effort.
The fire call at 201 ...

Tense meeting between commission, treasurer leaves standoff intact

Talks Tuesday between Fremont County Treasurer Scott Harnsberger and the Fremont County Commission illustrated a relationship that has grown increasingly ...

For the six youths who've been appointed royalty for the 2017 Fremont County Fair, the honor is the culmination of years of hard work and dedication to ...

World champion bull rider Sage Steele Kimzey reigned supreme in the final event of the night.



The two-day Wind River Roundup Rodeo was a success, ...

 
 

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