Dec 20, 2013 - By Eric Blom, Staff Writer:  Nearly three years after being convicted of first-degree murder and sentenced to life in prison, Gabriel Drennen is a free man.
Dec 20, 2013 - Staff:  Iva Deane Varah Bateman, formerly of Shoshoni, died peacefully in her sleep Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, at Pioneer Manor in Gillette. She was 94 years old.
Dec 19, 2013 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  The invitational marks the home debut for both Shoshoni teams.
Dec 19, 2013 - Staff:  Deaths
Dec 19, 2013 - By Leonard Holler:  Question -- "How do I keep my sanity in the hustle and bustle of my business life?"
Dec 19, 2013 - The Associated Press:  Menards, a chain of home-improvement stores in the Midwest, is recalling 1,800 pre-lit artificial Christmas trees because the lights may overheat, start a fire ... [more]
Dec 19, 2013 - Staff:  Habitat for Humanity, Wind River Country recently received a donation of $500 from Devon Energy. The donation will go toward the purchase of construction ... [more]
Dec 19, 2013 - Staff:  DESHLER, Neb. -- Reinke Manufacturing Company, Inc., a leading manufacturer of mechanized irrigation systems, has announced that Killebrew Irrigation in Lander ... [more]
Dec 19, 2013 - By Ben Barber, MCT News Service:  There is a mad rush to legalize marijuana these days, but it's time to rethink that generous yet foolish move -- generous because it lifts the onus of crime ... [more]
Dec 19, 2013 - By Clair McFarland:  A stay-at-home state of mind
Dec 19, 2013 - Trey Landsdoun, Riverton:  Editor:
Dec 19, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  Traditional veterans groups are making difficult, good decisions
Dec 19, 2013 - The Associated Press:  Rock Springs air service to improve
Dec 19, 2013 - By Matthew Daly, The Associated Press:  The budget deal in Congress will cost Wyoming, New Mexico and other states $415 million in lost oil and gas royalties over the next decade, according to the ... [more]
Dec 19, 2013 - By Eric Blom, Staff Writer:  A judge Thursday morning gave a man what he described as a "lenient" sentence in line with a plea agreement with prosecutors for sexually abusing a minor ... [more]
Dec 19, 2013 - From staff reports:  Snowpack in the Wind River Basin continued to be above the 30-year average for the date, although fells slightly during the week following an increase as the ... [more]
Dec 19, 2013 - Staff:  Sammey Dale Lewis, of Lander, died Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, at his home. He was 75 years old.
Dec 19, 2013 - Staff:  Eleanor "Ellie" Lindell, of Riverton, died Tuesday, Dec. 17, at her home. She was 74 years old.
Dec 18, 2013 - By Randy Tucker, Sports Writer:  Most likely there won't be any surprises on the boys side of this weekend's East-West Classic at Pavillion and Ethete. Wyoming Indian, Wind River and Big ... [more]
Dec 18, 2013 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  If you are a college football fan, then the best time of the year is almost here with 35 football bowl games in a span of less than a month.
Dec 18, 2013 - The Associated Press:  LARAMIE -- Kayla Woodward scored 23 points and grabbed 12 rebounds in leading Wyoming past Montana 79-65 on Tuesday night in Laramie.
Dec 18, 2013 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  The Shoshoni boys stand 3-3 on the season.
Dec 18, 2013 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  All three games for the Wolverine boys and girls are against opponents ranked in the state's top five.
Dec 18, 2013 - Staff:  Deaths
Dec 18, 2013 - Cindy Hill, Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction:  Editor:
Dec 18, 2013 - Mike Jorgus, Riverton:  Editor:
Dec 18, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  Congress looks poised for an actual accomplishment for once
Dec 18, 2013 - The Associated Press:  LUSK -- Virginia Pullen has taken over as the new warden of the Wyoming Women's Center in Lusk. She began the job last week.