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Births
ANDERSON
A daughter was born to Katina Anderson of Riverton and Boyd Anderson of Riverton at 12:58 p.m. July 8 at SageWest Health Care at ...

Most herbs defy easy description. Trying to discuss the flavor of thyme or oregano leads only to vague adjectives. Calling rosemary "woody" doesn't quite cut ...

How do you hide black beans in brownies, chia seeds in pudding or avocado in truffles? Beat them into submission with a food processor.
Yes, after a week of ...

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Magpul grant reduced
CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming State Loan and Investment Board has approved a new financial package to help bring Magpul Industries to ...

BILLINGS, Mont. -- Gov. Steve Bullock on Tuesday ordered restrictions on future oil drilling and other activities blamed for driving down sage grouse numbers, ...

No injuries in fire at empty house on Great Plains Road

No one was injured in a structure fire that was reported at about 6 a.m. Monday at 28 East Great Plains Road.
Officials said the abandoned house was engulfed ...

Court says EPA emissions rules must wait for full legal challenge

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency can't force several Wyoming power plants to install new pollution-control equipment while the state's legal challenge ...

City OKs grant app for runway work

The FAA will administer the grant to pay for the design, which will be used when the city requests bids for construction next year.

Local officials ...

Workplace death rate declines; better road data key improvement

The number of deaths on the job in Wyoming fell by a third last year. Industries vital to Fremont County's economy remain the most dangerous, however.
A total ...

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Deaths
ADDISON
John "Sluggo" Addison, 66, of Arapahoe, died Thursday, Sept. 4, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. A rosary and wake will be at 7 ...

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Girl killed by falling tree
CHEYENNE -- A 6-year-old Cheyenne girl has died after a tree fell on her while her family was cutting firewood in Albany ...

State appeals Oregon's denial of coal port for Asia shipments

CHEYENNE -- Wyoming is appealing Oregon's recent decision to deny an application to build a coal terminal at the Port of Morrow, on the Columbia ...

The interaction of sheep and mountain goats is of particular interest to wildlife managers.

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK -- A few bighorn sheep in and ...

State considers action to limit use of police drones

Wyoming lawmakers are considering a bill to ban law enforcement use of drones without a warrant.
Members of the Wyoming Legislature's Joint Judiciary ...

Search and rescue crews looking for man missing since Friday

Local search and rescue volunteers are looking for a 31-year-old man who has been missing in the Bridger-Teton National Forest since Friday.
The man is ...

Fight complaint was just noisy fan watching Monday Night Football

The professional football season got off to a raucous start for one passionate football fan who was the subject of a police call Monday evening in Riverton ...

Felony theft of wire led to wide phone outages on reservation

Recent telephone outages on the in the Sage Creek area stemmed from a Riverton man stealing copper wire, investigators believe.
The man now faces a wrongful ...

Democrat nominee raised more money than GOP winner in primary for House District 33

The Democratic candidate for Wyoming House District 33 raised about $2,200 more than her Republican counterpart during this year's primary campaign. ...

LeBrun outspent Bennett in winning attorney primary

Hornecker spent less, still won sheriff

The Republican primary for Fremont County Attorney seemed to be a hot race, but it is hard to measure "heat." ...

Local TEDx organizers seeking speaker proposals

TEDxCentralWyomingCollege is returning this year, and organizers say they are open to speaker proposals.
The submission deadline is Monday.
Potential ...

 
 

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