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Agriculture industry enjoying wet weather in Wyoming

CHEYENNE -- Wyoming farmers and ranchers are seeing some of the best crop and pasture conditions in years thanks to good snowfall last winter and above-average ...

The owners spent two months renovating the former Desert Cafe.

A Riverton family hopes a good location will help their new Shoshoni diner thrive. The ...

Riverton man elected as delegate at Angus meeting

Dan E. Ingalls, of Riverton, has been elected as a delegate to the 131th Annual American Angus Association Convention of Delegates on Nov. 6 at the KCI Expo ...

Economy slowing down in rural parts of Western, Plains states

OMAHA, Neb. --A new monthly survey of bankers suggests the economy is slowing down in rural areas of 10 states in the Plains and the West.
Creighton ...

The transportation director for the Eastern Shoshone and Northern Arapaho tribes was one of 11 people honored by the White House as Champions of Change for ...

WPBS faces 'perplexing' spectrum issue

Not many people think about the radio frequency spectrum on a regular basis, even though the natural resource is central to many daily functions, according to ...

Merrell new administrator for Wyoming Life Resource Center

Adam Merrell has joined the Wyoming Department of Health as the new administrator for the Wyoming Life Resource Center in Lander.
Merrell has worked in ...

Herren retiring from WyDOT

Riverton senior engineering technician Kent Herren retired Aug. 8 from the Wyoming Department of Transportation after more than 32 years of service.
Herren ...

Lander eatery catches eye of New York Times travel blogger

In mid-July, a New York Times photographer and food and travel blogger stopped in Lander during a trip across the United States and were impressed by what they ...

Two dozen businesses to sell WyoLotto tickets in county

Locations in Riverton, Lander, Dubois and Shoshoni will participate.

Residents will have 24 locations from which to buy WyoLotto tickets when the ...

District 25 OKs new contracts for educators in 2014-2015 year

New contracts have been approved by Fremont County School District 25 in Riverton for Taylor Jacobs as an educational school psychologist, Cynthia Heryford as ...

R Bar adopts smoke-free policy, expands lot to accommodate patio service, games

The Riverton City Council in July approved additional outdoor serving space for the R Bar --formerly the Time Out Bar --at 514 N. Federal Blvd.
Pursuant to ...

UW president wants greater cooperation with energy industry

University of Wyoming president Richard C. McGinity of Crowheart wants the school to work more closely with the state mining industry during his time at the ...

Start Up Institute returns to Jackson

Silicon Couloir and Central Wyoming College have partnered to bring the third session of the Start Up Institute to Jackson in the fall.
The Start Up ...

City coffee roastery using custom bike to make deliveries

The family-owned business uses the machine to bring customers bags of roasted beans.

Brown Sugar Coffee Roastery has an eye-catching new promotional ...

Research firm ranks Wyoming No. 2 in business

CHEYENNE -- An independent economic research firm ranks Wyoming No. 2 in the nation in its ranking of states for being pro-business.
Wyoming rose from No. 5 in ...

Internet provider begins 'turn up' phase in expansion project

Riverton-based Wyoming.com said it has started the initial "turn-up" phase of its Wireless NextGen network project for northern Fremont County.
The fixed ...

Wyoming Attorney General fines company $15,000 for violating do-not-call laws

The Wyoming Attorney General recently imposed a $15,000 civil penalty on a company that appeared to be calling consumers on the do-not-call lists.
The ...

Museum hires Crawford as visitor services coordinator

Jackson Crawford is the new visitor services coordinator for the Riverton Museum.
Crawford said he looks forward to bringing his skills as a teacher and ...

Ridgway earns performance award

The Wyoming Workforce Development Council has awarded Central Wyoming College's Lori Ridgway with the Outstanding Individual Performance Award at a state ...

 
 

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