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State parks gift certificates available

Wyoming's parks have a gift this year to get your family outdoors: permit gift certificates.
The gift certificates are redeemable for annual permits, which ...

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Births

REDFIELD
A daughter was born to Cathryn Conrad of Glendora, California and Gentry Redfield of Clovis, New ...

The Riverton Police Department responded at about 2:55 a.m. Friday to the 1100 block of Sherry Drive for reports that a Wyoming Highway Patrol vehicle was ...

Santa Claus made another appearance in Riverton this season, this time at Willow Creek Elementary School's family night Dec. ...

No liquor license for store near City Park

The Riverton City Council denied the transfer of a retail liquor license Tuesday to the Exxon fuel station Good to Go store, 203 N. Federal Blvd.
Members of ...

Motorists asked to heed road warnings

Fremont County drivers have seen an increase in warnings and closures on highways this year as agencies are trying to be proactive to prevent crashes and ...

Enrollment totals were down this fall at CWC

Administrators are working on strategies to increase student numbers.

Enrollments were down this semester at Central Wyoming College compared to the ...

State Dem chair seeking position in national party

Wyoming Democratic Party Chairwoman Ana Cuprill has announced her candidacy for the position of secretary of the Democratic National Committee.
Cuprill said ...

Ruling: Montana can have Wyoming water

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- A special master appointed by the U.S. Supreme Court in a long-running dispute over state water rights says Wyoming is obligated to ...

Lawmaker proposes all-year daylight savings

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) -- Wyoming residents could be saving daylight all year if one lawmaker's plan makes it through the Legislature.
Rep. Dan Laursen, of Powell, ...

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Corrections

The December 13 page one article "Safety first: Riverton schools implement new security system" should have ...

Volunteers needed to drive cancer patients

Volunteers must have a valid driver's license, a safe and reliable vehicle and proof of automobile insurance.

The American Cancer Society Road To ...

WDH is seeing more norovirus

The Wyoming Department of Health has seen an increase in people reporting norovirus in certain areas of the state.
A press release from the WDH did not ...

Wyoming's three electors go for Trump

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Republican Donald Trump secured Wyoming's three electoral votes without the disruption or protests seen in other states.
The three formally ...

Strict new coal reg hard to apply to Wyoming, analysts contend

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Obama administration on Monday set final rules designed to reduce the environmental impact of coal mining on the nation's streams, a ...

Wyoming digest

UW band bus in I-80 accident
RAWLINS (AP) -- The Wyoming Highway Patrol says a charter bus carrying University of Wyoming marching band members to the ...

Expanded local skating rink opens in conjunction with winter holidays

Blades hit the ice Monday for the first day of public skating at the outdoor ...

Jobless rate better since September

FREMONT COUNTY EMPLOYMENT
Unemployment rate
October -- 6.1 percent
September -- 6.4 percent
October 2015 -- 4.9 percent

Civilian ...

Students and visitors used a variety of candies to decorate gingerbread houses Thursday at Jackson Elementary School. Photos by Alejandra ...

Residents learning to recycle without drop-offs

The service was eliminated Nov. 1.

It's been a little over one month since the City of Riverton did away with drop-off recycling.
The sites were ...

 
 

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