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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 ...

Central Wyoming College played an alumni game at the iconic school in Ethete, in what was a family affair for past and present players.

When Loveeda ...

Kelly Joseph Meyer

Former Riverton resident Kelly Joseph Meyer died unexpectedly from a pulmonary embolism Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015, at Honor Health Scottsdale Shea in Scottsdale, ...

Proud of service, appreciative of others who wore uniform

Editor:
Serving in the military requires a willingness to serve others to keep this country great.
My dad served in the U.S. Navy. My uncle served in the ...

Moderation

Complaining about debate moderators might work for awhile, but you can't build a candidacy on it

The uproar from Republican presidential candidates ...

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 ...

Digest

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 ...

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 ...

Medicare 'patrol' in place to help seniors fight, avoid fraud

The Senior Medicare Patrol program in Wyoming is helping clients who may be subject to Medicare fraud.
"We detect and report Medicare errors, fraud and ...

Shepherds say state's wage plan inadequate

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Some current and former sheepherders say the U.S. Department of Labor has folded to pressure from the American sheep industry by trimming its ...

Busy day of Veterans Day activities set countywide

Veterans Day celebrations will begin Tuesday evening in Riverton with a Marine Corps League ball at 6 p.m. at the Riverton Country Club.
The festivities ...

Displaying subtle differences in profile as their speed slowed, five Canada geese approached a water landing adjacent to 17 Mile Road last weekend. Open water ...

LARAMIE (AP) -- Dalyn Dawkins rushed for 140 yards on 25 carries, Izzy Matthews scored two rushing touchdowns and the Colorado State defense held Wyoming ...

Central Wyoming boosted its record on the new season to 2-1 with a victory in the home opener.

Nicholas Anderson poured in 20 points for Central ...

Lady Blue represented well in Casper, but eventually fell in the third-place match, finishing fourth for the third time in four years.

Shayde ...

CHEYENNE -- Wayne Johnson was skeptical when business leaders began discussing plans about a decade ago to turn Wyoming into a hub for technology firms.
"I ...

Judy Johnson of Dubois decided on a whim to do an at-home self-examination for breast cancer last June.
She had just heard a presentation by another local ...

Shoshoni's eighth-graders back from a week at Teton Science Camp

Twenty-six middle school students traveled from Shoshoni to Jackson Hole last month for a week of outdoor learning and exploration.
During the week, which ...

Cowboys' DE, uncle on opposite ends of 'War'

LARAMIE (TNS) - As a family member, Ray Jackson is one of Eddie Yarbrough's biggest fans.
Jackson is Yarbrough's uncle. His sister is Yarbrough's ...

 
 

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