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Air service deal complete; city OK is next step

Jet flights expected to begin July 1

THE PLAN WITH KEY LIME AIR

- Flights daily from Riverton Regional Airport to ...

Fremont County rig count zero; national tally dips to new record low

The number of operational rigs in Wyoming and the United States has been falling steadily since last fall according to statistics from oilfield services ...

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Deaths

HOVANDER
Mary Dell Hovander, 77, died in her home on March 31. Funeral services will be held 1 p.m., ...

On Feb. 12, Jayden Haslam had his last day at the Wind River Job Corps. At age 20, he became the school's first graduate.
Before the Job Corps opened last ...

Miller Chairs panel on study of pot 'edibles' in Wyoming

A legislative committee will take another crack at establishing an edible marijuana law next year after the Wyoming Legislature failed to approve several ...

Auto sales see best month since 2005

DETROIT (AP) -- Most major automakers reported big U.S. sales gains in March as the auto industry appeared to be headed for its best month in more than a ...

Wyoming digest

Trump stumbling ahead of Wisconsin vote
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Next Tuesday's Wisconsin presidential primary is emerging as a crucial lifeline for ...

After lengthy debate, the Arapahoe school board voted unanimously to eliminate the school in its current form.

The Fremont County School District 38 ...

Good jobs report; rate ticks up, but for right reason

WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. employers shrugged off signs of weak growth and extended their long stretch of steady hiring in March, adding 215,000 jobs.
The ...

Man charged in killing CWC nursing student to claim self-defense

The man accused of fatally shooting his wife in front of the couple's children on the Wind River Indian Reservation plans to claim self-defense and accidental ...

Today

Births

MILLER
A child was born to Shanea Miller of Lander and Dakota Miller of of Lander at 7:40 p.m. March 28 ...

Alpha seeks legal OK to break deal with coal union

In Wyoming, the company operates the Belle Ayr and Eagle Butte mines Campbell County.

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- A coal production company is asking a ...

Hypothermia ruled cause of death in teen's demise

The Fort Washakie teen whose body was found last month on the Wind River Indian Reservation died of hypothermia according to an autopsy report from the Fremont ...

Griz hearings begin; Lander hosts session next Tuesday

(AP) -- The state of Wyoming is moving to take over management of grizzly bears as environmental groups increasingly scrutinize whether the bear population in ...

City authorizes truck purchase, liquor license transfer

The Riverton City Council approved the purchase of a new sanitation truck during its second regular meeting in March.
The council OKd a city staff ...

New privacy law bringing data collection and security under increased examination

It's going to be a busy summer for Flint Waters, courtesy of the Wyoming Legislature.
As the state's chief information officer under the Department of ...

Wyoming digest

Interstates reopen as storm weakens
CHEYENNE (AP) -- All interstate highways in Wyoming were open Wednesday afternoon but slick road conditions continue ...

Wind River preschool idea earns national recognition

Four years ago, Wind River's school district added a bus to its fleet to help crisscross ...

Riverton road maintenance workers were busy Thursday morning as a rotary snow thrower deposited snow from this week's snowstorm into dump trucks on East Main ...

Extra hunting licenses offered

Fifty-six hunting licenses now are available by auction or raffle through various Wyoming nonprofits.
Wyoming Game and Fish donates these licenses annually as ...

 
 

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