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New race to accompany annual sled dog contest

A new two-day race will be added to the 20th International Pedigree Stage Stop Sled Dog Race.
The Eight Dog Classic Sled Dog Race will kick off the event Jan. ...

New mayor brings administrative changes to LPD

The Lander Police Department chief has been demoted and a lieutenant has resigned after a recent administrative shift within the department.
In November, ...

After Lander death, UW considers new party rules

The University of Wyoming is working with Laramie police on a proposed party registration system to try to prevent student parties off campus from getting out ...

Drone legislation puts privacy concerns at center of floor debate

CHEYENNE -- A bill that would limit use of drones by law enforcement agencies advanced Tuesday in the Wyoming Legislature.
The House of Representatives passed ...

Wyoming PBS to screen 'Shakespeare Uncovered'

Wyoming PBS and the Lander Library will host a special screening of "Shakespeare Uncovered: The Taming of the Shrew" at 7 p.m. Thursday at the library, 451 ...

State has enough liquor business licenses already

Editor:
Our state legislators will be asked in the new session in Cheyenne to increase the number of liquor licenses available to businesses.
I think this ...

Achievers

Medow named to president's list
Rachael Medow, of Riverton, was among 277 students named to the Chadron State College president's list for the fall ...

Lander man pleads guilty to sexual abuse

The owner of Lander's Subway restaurant admitted Jan. 7 to fondling one of his underage employees. The confession was necessary to support his guilty plea to ...

Firewise project thins fuels; no cause for alarm

The activity caught the attention of at least one resident who called law enforcement Wednesday.

County residents shouldn't be too alarmed if they ...

Doctor joins Lander hospital

SageWest Health Care has announced that Jeremy Newman, M.D., has joined its staff and is offering emergency medicine services to patients at SageWest Health ...

Economic group marks its one-year anniversary

A Lander economic group's president said his organization has spent its first year building a vision, establishing a mission statement and working on team ...

Lander woodworker wins five awards

Scott Robeson Custom Woodworking of Lander recently won three first place awards during the Cabinet Makers Association's annual program.
The Lander business ...

Another try at pleading down sex assault case; judge still has doubts

For the second time, a Lander man has pleaded guilty to committing a sex crime with a minor as part of a plea agreement, but it is unclear whether a judge will ...

Larsen: Medicaid expansion key issue in Legislature

The Lander representative sits on the Joint Labor, Health and Social Services Interim Committee.

A proposal to expand Medicaid will be among key ...

Judge orders extradition for Lander man facing 10 sexual assault charges from Illinois

A Lander man is set to be extradited to Illinois to face 10 separate sexual assault charges. Circuit Court Judge Robert B. Denhardt signed an order of ...

Historians to discuss South Pass City

Historians Jon Lane and Susan Layman will be available to answer questions about South Pass City during Coffee with a Historian on Wednesday.
The two can tell ...

Winter fair announces schedule for 2015

The Wyoming State Winter Fair is accepting vendor applications and has announced a schedule for the 2015 show.
The fair will feature a miniature bull riding ...

'Merry Widow' next opera at library

Franz Lehar's "The Merry Widow" will be shown at 10 a.m. Saturday in Lander.
Lunch will be available for purchase. Donations are $10 for adults and $5 for ...

Case crafting six bills for state Legislature

The senator is sponsoring legislation that addresses vehicle identification number checks, burglary charges and industrial sitings.

Lander's state ...

Hybrid duck reports help research

CASPER -- Hunters bagging a hybrid duck can help waterfowl research by donating the duck or even just a tissue sample.
Hunters who think they may have bagged ...

 
 

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