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Businesses pass tobacco check

The Riverton Police Department subjected 18 local businesses to tobacco compliance checks April 10. All 18 passed the inspection by refusing tobacco to ...

RPD wrote up 2,500 offenses during 2015; 13,000 calls

In 2015, Riverton Police Department officers issued roughly 1,200 traffic citations and 1,600 written warnings. Local police arrested about 1,800 individuals ...

Federal officer beat, cuffed, threatened wife, charges allege

William Curran freed under supervision

The Wind River Police Department officer arrested last week for allegedly kidnapping his wife was released ...

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Births

ROBESON
A son was born to Cassandra Robeson of Lander and Timothy Robeson of Lander at 5:38 p.m. April ...

Wyoming digest

Problem wolves evading darters
JACKSON (AP) -- Wolves preying on livestock in western Wyoming have learned what aircraft sound like and are eluding ...

Mild winter, wet spring bodes well for hunting

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The Wyoming Department of Game and Fish predicts that hunters can look forward to plentiful game this year thanks to the mild winter and ...

Airport watches TSA bill

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill last week that could help Sheridan regain security screenings from the Transportation Security Administration, ...

Bebout confirms re-election bid; in line for Senate presidency

Wyoming Senate Majority Floor Leader Eli Bebout, R-Riverton, says he will run for office again.
The longtime legislator is the last in the Fremont County ...

Body found in rural Laramie County may be Colorado victim

A body found in Wyoming matches the description of 34-year-old Tera Lewandowski, who went missing last year from Pierce, Colorado, believed to be the victim ...

Meeting on new homeless shelter effort Wednesday

Staff members at the White Buffalo Recovery Center in Arapahoe are spearheading an effort to open a homeless shelter on the Wind River Indian Reservation.
A ...

The basic structure of the new Tunnel Hill Road bridge in rural Fremont County northeast of Riverton was put in place over the past 10 days. Heavy equipment ...

Wyoming digest

Trial delayed in decapitation case
CODY (AP) -- The trial date for a woman charged in the death of her boyfriend, whose decapitated body was found in ...

Liz Cheney's fundraising tops $750,000; House opponents lag

CHEYENNE (TNS) -- Liz Cheney has raised more money so far than any other candidate for Wyoming's lone U.S. House of Representatives seat, election filings ...

Another spring snowstorm visited Fremont County overnight Monday and Tuesday, dropping as much as 8 inches in some locations. Riverton has recorded .53 inch of ...

State steps up effort on opioid abuse

Pilot programs utilizing a new grant have been established in Casper and Rock Springs.

A new federal grant will help the Wyoming Department of Health ...

Final dialogue session Thursday

The final community dialogue as part of the four-part discussion series "Bridge the Divide" is set from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, April 21, at Blue Sky Hall in ...

No immediate revenue relief in sight, says Bebout

It's tough to head into a legislative budget session when the state is facing declining revenues, and the future doesn't hold a lot on the horizon as far as an ...

39 inches of snow near Encampment

CHEYENNE (TNS) -- The third significant snowstorm of April in Wyoming hit the southeast portion of the state hardest. It officially dropped eight inches of ...

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Corrections


- A story on page A-4 of Sunday's edition incorrectly identified Becca Weber's high school affiliation. ...

Second part of Honor Farm transaction on hold amid protests

A hearing on the issue is set for 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Intertribal Education and Community Center at Central Wyoming College.

The state has ...

 
 

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