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Using crutches due to an injured ankle, Michaela Osborne, above, played the part of Piggy during Thursday's performance. Behind her, Cassandra Smith, left, and ...

Patrons hear K, pre-K plan from District 25; parts draw objections

The most commonly expressed concern during meetings held Jan. 18-19 involved siblings attending separate schools.

Dozens of attendees posed questions ...

'One good storm'

That's all it would take to get snowpack back to normal again

The snow-water equivalent for the Wind River Basin has fallen slowly over the past ...

School District 25 superintendent Terry Snyder addressed patrons Monday night at the first of four community dialogues on the proposed reconfiguration of ...

A large crowd marched nearly a mile up North Federal Blvd. from Riverton City Park to City Hall on Monday in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Speeches ...

Mountain lion hunters in Wyoming soon could be allowed to use traps and snares under a bill proposed by state Rep. Jim Allen, R-Lander.
House Bill 12 is an ...

Grizzly delist likely in '16, federal bear managers say

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is expected to remove the grizzly bear from the "threatened" list this year.
The designation has given the North American ...

State money shortfall may be costly to airport

The governor's budget proposal for the 2017-18 biennium shows cuts to the Air Service Enhancement Program.

Riverton Regional Airport could receive ...

Canyon crash cleared; speed limit restored

Damage caused by a truck that crashed in Wind River Canyon last week has been repaired
Repair work has slowed down traffic on U.S. 20/Highway 789 since a ...

John "Harvey" Journagan

John "Harvey" Journagan of Lander died Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016. He was 57.
A celebration of life will be announced at a later date.
Mr. Journagan was born May ...

Geraldine "Geri" Hagar

Former Fremont County resident Geraldine "Geri" Hagar died Thursday, Dec. 31, 2015, in Phoenix. She was 90 years old.
She was born May 24, 1925, in ...

Coal-lease moratorium affects some state mines; leasing had slowed already

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- At least 30 applications from companies seeking to mine hundreds of millions of tons of coal face suspension as the government reviews ...

Cowboys beat Lobos, 70-68

ALBUQUERQUE - Senior guard Josh Adams notched a career-high 38 points to push the University of Wyoming men's basketball team past New Mexico, 70-68, on ...

Eagle girls overpower two 1-A opponents

If there is a better team in Class 1-A than the St. Stephen's girls, it hasn't shown up yet. The Eagle girls put the mercy rule into effect in back-to-back ...

King Day walk 10 a.m. Monday in Riverton

A Walk for Equality is planned for 10 a.m. Monday in Riverton in recognition of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
The walk begins at Riverton City Park near the ...

PARADE, VEHICLER00;SHOW START 30TH YEAR; MEDALLION CLUES BEGIN MONDAY

The Wild West Winter Carnival kicked off its 30th year Friday with the annual ...

ETHETE -- Round two goes to the Wind River Cougars.
Just six days earlier Wyoming Indian handed the Wind River boys their first loss of the season in ...

Wyoming's top news

There's no coordinated vote anymore, so here is one newspaper's opinion

A lot of top-10 lists have been shared in recent days, but no top 10 news ...

Shoshoni boys throttle Kemmerer, 79-55

Triston Parrish led the Wranglers with 26 points in a bounceback from a double-overtime loss to Lyman.

The Shoshoni Wranglers left home this weekend ...

Out in Ethete on Friday evening, arguably the two top teams in Class 2-A boys basketball did battle, as the defending state champion Wind River Cougars visited ...

 
 

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