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Gillette air service contract to cost less
GILLETTE -- Flights in and out of Gillette will cost the Campbell County Commission about 85 percent less ...

Pennies for crosswalks

Safety concern is high now, and improvements could be made using optional 1 percent funds

Something close to unanimity has emerged in and around ...

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Births
CONNELLY
A daughter was born to Alma Campbell of Riverton and Colt Connelly of Riverton at 3:28 p.m. June 1 at SageWest Health Care at ...

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Births
BECK
A daughter was born to Rebekah Mills of Riverton and Keith Beck on June 24 at SageWest Health Care at Riverton. The baby weighed 7 pounds, ...

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Deaths
BEHAN
Francis Behan Jr., 36, of St. Stephen's, died Monday, July 6, at Lakeview Hospital in Bountiful, Utah. Services are ...

South Carolina community's non-violent reaction to Bible study shootings is admirable

Editor:
It is shocking what happened at the church in South Carolina, where the nine people were shot at the Bible study meeting.
It is hard to believe ...

My 16-foot garage door was a no-go

Twenty years later, however, the unacceptable trusses are still holding the extra weight.

July 4, 1995, marked the unofficial halfway point of ...

Beyond the years

A beautiful, patriotic son was inspired by an easterner's visit to the Mountain West

Katharine Lee Bates was the head of the English department at ...

Daniel Bolding, a 2015 Lander Valley High School graduate, has been named a Scholar All-American by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America for the ...

On final mission, Riverton officer key to carrier group

Navy Cmdr. Chad Kennedy is retiring after a 20-year Naval career.

The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson launched 2,400 combat missionsin Syria and ...

Man pleads guilty in death of RPD staffer; sentencing to come

Reuben Revere pleaded guilty on Thursday in Lander District Court to aggravated vehicular homicide in the death of Riverton Police Department employee Carolyn ...

Wyoming digest

Casper man killed in rollover
WHEATLAND -- A 62-year-old Casper man was killed in a single-vehicle rollover crash north of Wheatland.
Wyoming Highway ...

The way it was: Wildfires - 2001

The first week of July was a rough one for wildfires 14 years ago. Blazes near both Lander and Dubois required all-out effort to contain, and a fire truck was ...

Fireworks banned in state parks

Visitors also are urged to use caution when using campfires.

Visitors to Wyoming's state parks and historic sites are reminded that the possession ...

Good Samaritans help extinguish fire in ditch

Local fire officials said they were grateful for the help of passersby who stopped to extinguish a small grass fire at about 2:20 p.m. Saturday near Lewis Road ...

Hot Notes Cool Nights music series starts Monday

The 67th Annual Army Band will perform at the first concert.

"Wyoming's Own" 67th Annual Army Band is the guest of the first Hot Notes Cool Nights ...

Former residents and visitors can share family tales, letters or photographs that reach back to any period since the settlement's early ...

A special steel beam was placed carefully with others in the center wing of the new Wyoming Indian Elementary School on July 14 after school board members, ...

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Deaths
DEWEY
Twylah Dewey, 59, died Sunday, June 28, at Davis Hospital and Medical Center in Layton, Utah. An evening service and wake will be at 7 ...

 
 

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