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State, industry, university link for research partnership

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Paul talks coal in campaign stop
CHEYENNE -- The federal government needs to do away with warrantless domestic wiretapping in pursuit of terrorism, ...

Pot study group outlines plan of attack

CHEYENNE -- A council appointed by Gov. Matt Mead to study the potential impacts of medical marijuana legalization in Wyoming met Friday to discuss areas of ...

Riverton High School theater students received a torrent of praise for their main stage performance during the International Thespian Festival this summer in ...

Wyoming State Veterinary Laboratory director issues warning about disease

Wyoming State Veterinary Laboratory experts are cautioning residents to monitor not only their pets and livestock for disease this summer, but also ...

Teens OK after a 'concerning' incident, search

Two teenagers were found safe after being the subject of a search-and-rescue mission Thursday morning.
Fremont County Search and Rescue volunteers responded ...

'Typical' CWC student a late-20s woman who leaves without a degree

New statistical profile paints the picture

Who is the typical Central Wyoming College student?
She is a white woman from Fremont County. She is in ...

Youth invited to participate in 2016 Wyoming State Spelling Bee

As a new school year begins, hosts of the 2016 Wyoming State Spelling Bee want students to consider entering the annual contest.
"Winning the Wyoming State ...

The coal imperative

An initiative akin to the moon landing could save coal and provide energy security

At least twice in the past century, the United States of America ...

"A Rambling Stretch," a concert of contemporary jazz music inspired by the beauty of the Cowboy State by composer and Riverton native Tyler Gilmore, will visit ...

Workers to spray trees in forest campgrounds

Spraying operations may start on or after Sept. 8 and should conclude before Oct. 1.

Several Shoshone National Forest campgrounds will be closed for ...

Interviews for Riverton council vacancy Tuesday; Ward 1 seat likely to be filled this week

Riverton Mayor Lars Baker and the Riverton City Council are reviewing letters from three candidates interested in filling the Ward 1 council vacancy left by ...

A wandering mind at a funeral

Scanning the crowd at Dave Gardner's send-off brought memories flowing like water after a summer thunderstorm.

I first read Thomas Wolfe in a ...

Tour featuring drunk driving simulator to stop in county

Safe Communities Wyoming and the Wyoming Governor's Council on Impaired Driving are sponsoring a drunk and distracted driving simulator and education program ...

After the first two buildings on the Central Wyoming College were completed in 1968, it took five more years for another round of construction to arrive. In ...

Second Elders Picnic set for Friday

Watching community members gather to visit, laugh and enjoy each other's company at last year's Elders Picnic gave Lee Spoonhunter a good feeling.
"It gives ...

Riverton school board commends NWBOCES

The organization assists "emotionally disturbed" youth in grades K-8.

Northwest Wyoming Board of Cooperative Educational Services presented good ...

The commemorative tile project at the Fremont County Pioneer Museum is complete.
The final 53 tiles were installed in the west stairwell under the Red Canyon ...

 
 

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