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Damp summer kept water use lower; new pump to cost $520,000

The Riverton City Council has voted to replace 32-year-old pump at the local water treatment plant.
The pump is one of three that have been in place at the ...

With one more non-conference football game on the schedule, first-year Lander Valley High School Tigers coach John Rounds wants to find consistency on ...

Members of the Wyoming Indian High School Chiefs cross country teams had an extra-important learning experience on at the Michelle Ludwig Invitational on ...

Wranglers reach semis in Big Horn VB tourney

Shoshoni advanced into the semifinals of the top bracket Saturday at the Big Horn Invitational volleyball tournament.
In the semis, Wright won a 25-14, 25-14 ...

Riverton plays at home Friday against Laramie.

Making a school-day trip to Sweetwater County, the Riverton Lady Wolverines volleyball team picked up ...

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Births
BLACKBURN
A child was born to Tianna Armour of Ethete and Peter Blackburn Jr. of Riverton at 10:42 a.m. July 14 at SageWest Health Care at ...

Freezer makes it easy to use summer's bounty
Every September, a small panic rises.
The herb garden overflows; so do the border plantings of leafy ...

Patricia 'Pat' Reddon

Patricia "Pat" Reddon died Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, at SageWest Health Care at Riverton surrounded by her closest family members. She was 75 years ...

Lois Marie DeCoteau

Lois Marie DeCoteau died Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, after a lengthy illness. She was 65 years old.
There were no services.
Lois DeCoteau was born Jan. 18, ...

Wanda Lee McMullen

Wanda Lee McMullen, 67, formerly of Fremont County, died Friday, June 27, 2014.
Memorial services will be at a later date.
Wanda Lee Fleak was born June 18, ...

Mitchell grabs third for CWC at cross country invitational in Nebraska

In his first cross country meet of the season for the Central Wyoming College Rustlers, Tristan Mitchell finished third overall in the men's race Saturday at ...

Steamboat and his rider are seen everywhere in Wyoming

One hundred years ago this month, Steamboat, the bucking horse that has come to define Wyoming and is one of the most-iconic state symbols in America, breathed ...

Kaylee Burnett and Trae Kautzman reached the finals Sunday for the Central Wyoming College Rustlers during the final day of the Rustler Roundup rodeo at the ...

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Births
BLACKBURN
A daughter was born to Mia Holt of Lander and Bronson Blackburn of Lawton, Okla., at 4:45 a.m. July 27 at SageWest Health Care at ...

Partnership helps schools in offering suicide prevention

A new school program is training Cheyenne students to be part of the solution in suicide prevention.
A partnership between several area agencies and ...

Riverton still recovering from primary care doctor departure

Waking up feeling sore, stuffy and feverish is bad enough, but calling the doctor's office and finding the physician is booked all day can make it worse.
This ...

Tuesday notes

To freeze or not to freeze
Did it freeze hard enough Thursday night/Friday morning to end the growing season? Some say yes, some say no, which means it ...

Digest

Cody man killed by falling tree
CODY -- A Cody man is dead after a falling tree struck him on the head as he was cutting firewood.
The Park County ...

Technical analysis of Oregon coal port suspended by Army Corps of Engineers

PORTLAND, Ore. -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has brought its review of a proposed coal export terminal to an immediate halt, a blow to the Australian ...

BILLINGS, Mont. -- Wildlife advocates have filed a legal petition to stop the capture and mass slaughter of wild bison leaving Yellowstone National Park during ...

 
 

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