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Housing repair loans and grants available

Low-income homeowners and senior citizens are eligible for assistance.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Development department is offering ...

UW student e-mail privacy might be protected under law weighed by legislators

CHEYENNE -- A legislative panel will consider a proposal to make sure e-mails from University of Wyoming students are not accessible under the state's Public ...

Rock Springs wants back in picture for NHFR

The city is is hosting the event for the fourth time in July, but Gillette is hosting it for 2016 and 2017.

ROCK SPRINGS -- Officials in the city ...

UW horticultural experts to begin webinar series

Participants can attend the live events at the county extension offices.

Gardeners and others vexed by plant problems and insect nuisances can send ...

Library hosting doodle workshop

The Riverton Branch Library presents the fourth "Summer of Doodle" workshop at 1 p.m. Monday.
Artist Aubry Ellis will teach the art of mixed media.
To sign ...

Cowboy hall of fame picks three county residents as '15 honorees

The trio will be inducted Sept. 27 at the Casper Events Center.

The Wyoming Cowboy Hall of Fame has announced the names of the 51 cowboys and ...

Officials from all over the state and every branch of government gathered to dedicate the new Riverton justice center at 1160 Major Ave. on June 19. They, and ...

Central Wyoming College archaeology students presented their research May 2 during a joint conference of the Wyoming Archaeological Society/Wyoming Association ...

Museums line up another week of programs

The Riverton Museum will kick off this week's programs with an Adventure Trek on Tuesday to St. Stephen's Indian Mission.
The trek will begin at 8:30 a.m. at ...

Mead appeals dismissal of lawsuit on wild horses

Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead is appealing a federal judge's recent dismissal of a lawsuit the state filed seeking to force the federal government to remove more wild ...

Tuesday open house set for Wind River Job Corps Center

A public open house is scheduled this week at the Wind River Job Corps Center on Airport Road in Riverton.
Free tours begin at 4 p.m. Tuesday at the ...

The Shoshone Tribal Cultural Center hosted the fifth annual Treaty Day events in the first week of summer 1992. Visitors and participants saw exhibits of ...

Wyoming rig count down one for week

HOUSTON -- Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. declined by two this week to ...

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Wyoming Leadership Symposium, hosted by the Wyoming Department of Education Individual Learning Division, is June 22 to June ...

Finances taking shape for North Federal Boulevard water and sewer segment

When the Wyoming Department of Transportation reconstructs North Federal Boulevard in 2017, the city of Riverton will be able to use $200,000 in general fund ...

Card partners take donations to help crosswalk driver

A group of pinochle players is taking up donations to help a woman charged with vehicular homicide in the death of 7-year-old girl.
"We just all thought we ...

Commission expects to spend more; attorney less

Several county departments presented budget requests to Fremont County commissioners on June 10.
Most continued the trend of keeping spending in line with ...

Foster Grandparents reception Saturday

The Foster Grandparents program hosts a 50th year celebration open to the public from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Cottonwood Room at the Wind River Hotel ...

Population in Gillette grows enough to add a liquor license

GILLETTE -- An additional retailer can apply for a liquor license in Gillette under a state-approved increase prompted by the city's rising ...

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State able to prosecute ex-official
CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming Attorney General's Office wants a district judge to deny former Albany County Attorney ...

 
 

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