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CWC freezes hiring ahead of anticipated state funding cutback

Will last at least to the end of the year

Central Wyoming College has implemented a temporary hiring freeze for all benefited positions as a result ...

The staff at Fremont Therapy got into the Halloween spirit Friday with Harry Potter-themed costumes and decorations. From left, Ella Griffin, Susan Rader, ...

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Births

FOXWORTHY
A daughter was born to Elizabeth Foxworthy of Riverton and Tyler Foxworthy of Riverton at 4:12 ...

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First widespread snow arrives in state
CHEYENNE (AP) -- The first substantial snowstorm of fall is moving across Wyoming.
Snow already began piling up ...

Cheyenne wants to settle shooting involving officer to avoid court trial

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The city of Cheyenne and the Cheyenne Police Department are asking for a judgment in a negligence lawsuit filed after a 2011 police-involved ...

ROCK SPRINGS (AP) -- The Wyoming Highway Patrol says officers seized over $138,000 in cash in a traffic stop on Interstate 80 east of Rock Springs.
The Highway ...

Capitol square design approved

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Gov. Matt Mead and legislative leaders on Monday approved an architectural design that calls for splitting the Herschler Building in two as ...

CWC to sell old Lander center

With the recent completion of the new Lander Center building on Leedy Boulevard, Central Wyoming College is looking to sell its old facility on the county ...

Three arrested, bound over for alleged involvement in meth in Riverton, reservation

The case involved surveillance by the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation.

State police say they recently busted three Riverton ...

Center of Hope gunman wants work records for sentencing

The Riverton man convicted of a fatal shooting this summer at the Center of Hope detoxification and rehabilitation facility wants to use records of his public ...

The results of a community survey conducted by R Recreation in August showed that a majority of respondents are in favor of a recreation center in Riverton. ...

The Riverton Police Department and Riverton Fire Department took part in the processional Friday, Oct. 30 for Maddyx Fischer, the 9-year old Riverton boy who ...

Riverton firefighters responded just before 10 a.m. Oct. 20 to a two-vehicle, head-on collision in the 1700 block of North Smith Road.
Riverton Volunteer Fire ...

Riverton Middle School student Kaila Heistuman was part of the Central Wyoming College "Halls of Horror" haunted house Friday and Saturday evening as a dead ...

Duncan, a goat owned by Nick McIntosh was brought to the Stock Doc Halloween animal costume contest by Michael and Laurie Abbatello on ...

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Births

BIRDSHED
A son was born to Eileen SunRhodes of Riverton and Blaze Birdshed of Riverton at 8:28 a.m. Oct, ...

Riverton woman featured in cancer campaign

A Riverton woman's story is being told in all Smith's Food & Drug stores in seven states in recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in ...

'Cadillac tax' takes value from most health coverage

More health insurance upheaval is coming your way. The value of your health insurance is shrinking, and you may be paying more for less this year and in years ...

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CWD found in new elk hunt area
GREEN RIVER (AP) -- The Wyoming Game and Fish Department says chronic wasting disease has been found in a new elk hunt ...

 
 

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