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Report: Companies flared $11M in gas

CASPEr -- Wyoming energy companies flared enough natural gas through the first 10 months of 2014 to fuel the Cheyenne Prairie Generating Station for 130 ...

Alpha Natural Resources chief resigns for new role

BRISTOL, Va. -- Alpha Natural Resources Inc. says president Paul Vining is resigning to become CEO of another coal-related company.
The Bristol, Va.,-based ...

Electric, gas provider MDU Resources hires utility CEO

BISMARCK, N.D. --MDU Resources Group Inc., based in Bismarck, N.D., has promoted Nicole Kivisto as its president and CEO of the corporation's utility group ...

Doctor joins Lander hospital

SageWest Health Care has announced that Jeremy Newman, M.D., has joined its staff and is offering emergency medicine services to patients at SageWest Health ...

Grant writing program offering consultations

CASPER --A comprehensive grant writing training program, Get That Grant: Grantwriting from Conception to Completion, will be April 27 to April 30 in ...

Economic group marks its one-year anniversary

A Lander economic group's president said his organization has spent its first year building a vision, establishing a mission statement and working on team ...

Lander woodworker wins five awards

Scott Robeson Custom Woodworking of Lander recently won three first place awards during the Cabinet Makers Association's annual program.
The Lander business ...

Attorneys taking advantage of 'cloud' system at new law office

Two young attorneys have teamed up to open a new law office in Riverton.
Jeff Stanbury, 35, and Katherine Strike, 38, have worked together locally for years, ...

Interim administrator in place at WLRC

The Wyoming Department of Health announced Dec. 12 that Adam Merrell is no longer the administrator at the Wyoming Life Resource Center.
WDH Behavioral Health ...

U.S. Energy names Veltri as next president, chief operating officer

U.S. Energy has announced the appointment of David Veltri as president and chief operating officer of the company effective Jan. 1.
Before joining U.S. ...

Conservationist in Riverton receives 'outstanding' award

Nick Biltoft was nominated by the Lower Wind River Conservation District.

Nick Biltoft, district conservationist for the Natural Resources ...

CWC Foundation hires new executive director

The Central Wyoming College Foundation has hired Becky Ruthenbeck as its executive director and Riverton native Jenna Hague as an administrative assistant. ...

Shops see big growth in 'vaping' business

Electronic cigarettes, or vaporizers, are an exploding industry in the United States, and they are taking off in Fremont County as well.
Few other new ...

Bank marking 125th anniversary

Central Bank & Trust will celebrate with refreshments and door prizes Friday in Riverton.

It's unlikely founders of a private banking house in Lander ...

Lander company receives award at yearly convention

The event recognizes select Reinke dealerships for their hard work and dedication to sales and marketing.

Killebrew Irrigation of Lander has received ...

CWC graduate launches online store

A recent graduate of an entrepreneurial training program at Central Wyoming College has launched a new online store.
Amy Hatch graduated in 2013 from the ...

Wyoming PBS earns two regional Emmy awards

Wyoming PBS has received two Rocky Mountain Regional Emmy awards for its documentary "One Hundred Years on the Lincoln Highway."
The documentary was submitted ...

Reconstruction at Fremont Chevrolet Buick GMC in Riverton nears completion

Fremont Chevrolet Buick GMC in Riverton is wrapping up work on a major makeover, and the employees hope to move into the freshly renovated space this month. ...

TripAdvisor honors Sinks Canyon State Park

Four Wyoming state parks, historic sites and trails venues --Sinks Canyon State Park, Hot Springs State Park, Legend Rock State Petroglyph Site and the Wyoming ...

Riverton man sworn in as state trooper

Seven Wyoming State Troopers were sworn in by Justice William Hill and commissioned Nov. 6 at the Wyoming Supreme Court in Cheyenne.
Among them was Peter ...

 
 

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