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A son was born to Russellina Ridgley of Ethete and Grey Burnett of Fort Washakie at 2:26 a.m. May ...

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UW gets seat on state ed board
LARAMIE (AP) -- University of Wyoming President Laurie Nichols has appointed College of Education dean D. Ray Reutzel to ...

Health department director to take charge of DFS as well

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The director of the Wyoming Department of Health will add oversight of the Department of Family Services to his duties in an arrangement that ...

Wet spring slow spring planting of key crops

POWELL (AP) -- A lingering winter followed by wet weather has delayed planting of some crops in Wyoming.
"The spring started probably three weeks later than ...

Cops, specialists team for mental health training

Law enforcement and other officials have been learning about mental illnesses this week during a training session in Riverton.
The program, called Crisis ...

CWC Jackson Center to set education as priority over parking space

The initial design document for the future Central Wyoming College center in Jackson called for 42 parking spaces, but due to space constraints at the property ...

Governor recognizes local student's art

A Wind River Elementary student is one of eleven Wyoming students from across the state that were recently recognized for their artwork in Cheyenne by Gov. ...

Rez artists trained on marketing

Local American Indian artists had an opportunity to learn the best business practices and planning ideas from the U.S. Department of Interior last week when ...

Riverton student picked for CyberGIS training

A University of Wyoming graduate student is one of 36 nationwide chosen to participate in the National Center for Supercomputing Applications' CyberGIS Center ...

Calf birth first for bison population

In less than a year since 10 buffalo returned to the Wind River Indian Reservation for the first time in 130 years, the first buffalo calf was born last ...

Honor Farm plans first horse auction of year

The Bureau of Land Management and the Wyoming Honor Farm will host a wild horse and burro adoption, Wyoming's first of the year, on Saturday in Riverton.
"May ...

Rare white wolf was shot; $10,000 reward now offered

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The reward for information leading to whoever shot a rare white wolf found inside Yellowstone National Park rose to $10,000 on Friday after a ...

Haley Jacobsen of Riverton will be celebrating her first Mothers Day this year with her miracle baby.
Clive Everett Jacobsen was born April 30 in Lander, ...

As redevelopment of the old Riverton hospital property continues in east Riverton, more than 80 volunteers put in the time and muscle needed to lay 10,000 ...

Wyoming's rig count up one for the week

HOUSTON (AP) -- The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. rose by eight this week to 885.
A year ago, only 406 rigs were active amid a ...

Wyoming digest

Man shot during dispute about vehicle
CHEYENNE (AP) -- Laramie County authorities say a man was shot and wounded over a dispute about a ...

Head teacher at Frontier appointed

Andrew Coleman, a teacher at Frontier Academy, has been named to be "head teacher" of the alternative high school next year after the retirement of principal ...

Slow landslide wipes out one lane of Chief Joseph Highway

CODY (AP) -- The northbound lane of Chief Joseph Scenic Highway has continued to slide downhill.
The lane has been sliding down the slope since March.
Wyoming ...

Five programs, 37 jobs eliminated at university

LARAMIE (AP) -- The University of Wyoming will lay off 37 employees next week as the state's only public, four-year university cuts costs to account for reduced ...

Weed fighters going to backcountry

Fremont County Weed and Pest is planning to subcontract a backcountry trip deep into the Shoshone National Forest in late summer to survey the wilderness area ...

 
 

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