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RHS Choir

Director Jon Marquez welcomed the audience to the RHS Choir concert Nov. ...

Session aims at ESA reforms

CODY (AP) -- A two-day workshop hosted by Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead will look at ways to reform the Endangered Species Act, such as by increasing the role of state ...

Riverton Regional Airport is expected to be in a better position to attract a new airline now that it has completed its runway reconstruction project.
The ...

Two from county killed in rollover; truck was stolen

Two Fremont County residents died Wednesday in a one-vehicle rollover west of Casper.
The pickup truck involved was reported stolen later in the day.
Kevin ...

Devon Energy Employees Norman Williamson, Bill Skelton and Tony Luoma served breakfast to retired U.S. Marine Master Sgt. Richard Woods during the Veterans ...

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Major highways reopen
CHEYENNE (AP) -- Traffic is flowing again on all major interstates and highways in Wyoming although there are still slick and ...

Counties might be permitted to pass local wildlife feeding bans

(AP) -- Wyoming counties could prohibit people from feeding wildlife if a proposed bill passes during the state's 2016 legislative session.
The legislature's ...

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Deaths

BARNETT
Lillian M. (Zednick) Barnett, 82, of Lander, died Monday, Nov. 2, at Westward Heights Care Center ...

Victims of Tuesday fatality identified; vehicle left road

Killed at the scene were Leah Addison, 33, and Byron C'Hair, 25.

The Fremont County Coroner has released the names of the two people who died in a ...

Few details released on suspicious deaths; officials say case could suffer

Details on the case of a woman and child found in a Lander home on Halloween night remain closed to the public, even though such information commonly has been ...

RHS Choir

Bailey Baxter and her fellow members of the Riverton High School Acabellas sang "On My Own" during the RHS choir concert Tuesday at the Robert A. Peck Arts ...

RHS Choir performed Nov. ...

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Births

ADDISON
A child was born to Hannah Headley of Ethete and Lance Addison of Arapaho at 3:06 p.m. Nov. 5 at ...

There's lots to think about here with the salty, savory flavor of the greens cooked with bacon, the sweetness of pork chops and the rich texture of the ...

Feds urged to fund firefighting differently, better

POLE MOUNTAIN (AP) -- The next federal spending bill should establish a new way to pay for fighting ever-more-severe wildfires as the cost of mobilizing fire ...

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No administrator for Cheyenne
CHEYENNE (AP) -- Voters in Cheyenne will be sticking with the city's current form of government after they defeated a ...

Storm snarls I-80 traffic; bordering states take hard hit

A storm system that dropped a foot of snow in the Rockies was making travel hazardous as it headed east on Wednesday, menacing the Plains with heavy snow and ...

Melvin Cooper didn't get a medal for his plane crash heroics during WWII, but he's more than satisfied

Melvin Cooper never served ...

Flying colors for District 25 in accreditation, with 'powerful practices' noted

Fremont County School District 25 was recommended for full-systems accreditation without reservation by an AdvancED external review team Oct. 22.
The team ...

The vegetables at a Thanksgiving feast are not just the sidekicks. They are a big part of the main act when you count the taste, texture, color, flavor and ...

 
 

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