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Five people were injured in a one-vehicle rollover just before 5:30 p.m. Wednesday on Wyoming Highway 789 west of Shoshoni.
Firefighters responding to the ...

College figures show lagging performance in 'student success'

70 percent of enrollees don't earn degree

Central Wyoming College president Cristobal Valdez presented some unexpected statistics to the CWC Board ...

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Corrections

The caption with Wednesday's page one photos from Ashgrove Elementary's family literacy night should have ...

Death penalty expert disallowed in murder case

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- A judge on Tuesday rejected a request for a death penalty specialist to represent a teenager charged with killing two good Samaritans on ...

Reclamation costs an issue if big coal mines shut down

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The risk that coal companies in Wyoming and elsewhere could leave the public responsible for millions of dollars in mine-cleanup costs is a ...

Digest

Restaurant to pay $11.4 million
CHEYENNE (AP) -- A judge has ordered a Cheyenne restaurant to pay a Nebraska couple nearly $11.4 million after the ...

After virus scare, quarantine now lifted at college's equine facility

The recent quarantine at the Central Wyoming College Equine Center has been lifted.
The quarantine was initiated after two horses at the equine center ...

With WIN out of Wyoming, multi-state cooperative might be next

When WINHealth pulled out of the federal health insurance marketplace and then went out of business, Wyoming was left with only one company offering a plan ...

Halloween events in county run from border to border

From costume contests to trick-or-treating, there is plenty to do in Fremont County to celebrate the Halloween holiday this weekend.
Events begin as early as ...

Get in the spirit of the season with Halloween potions that are not tricky to make. In fact, all you need for a shocktail is a good spirit, fresh fruit juices, ...

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Corrections

Tuesday's page one story "Riverton boy loses life in one-vehicle rollover" should have said the crash
took place Sunday, Oct. 25. ...

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Births

VILLA
A daughter was born to Pejuta "Buffalo" Villa of St. Stephen's and Melvin Villa of St. Stephen's at 1:46 p.m. Sept. 29 at SageWest ...

State urges participation in organ donation program; 60 percent rate the target

The Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) and its Wyoming Cares/Wyoming Shares program encourage all state residents to sign up as designated organ donors.
"The ...

Seniors, you'll probably see higher Medicare premiums and deductibles in '16

The last couple of weeks have brought unexpected and unwelcome news to millions of seniors and disabled people on Medicare. Their already high out-of-pocket ...

Hearing set for missile building

CHEYENNE (AP) -- State officials are holding a public meeting in Cheyenne to discuss their agreement with the U.S. Air Force as part of a plan to turn a Cold ...

UW enrollment down overall, but main campus count strong

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Overall enrollment at the University of Wyoming has dropped by nearly 100 students this fall, but more students are on the Laramie campus ...

Death penalty expert sought in case of teen who killed two

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Defense attorneys representing a Wyoming man charged with murdering a Montana couple on the Crow Indian Reservation are seeking the help ...

Digest

Park County: Delist bears soon
CODY (AP) -- The Park County Commission in northern Wyoming has passed a resolution urging the federal government to ...

Eastern Shoshone Business Council members suspended by tribal vote

All five members of the Eastern Shoshone Business Council were suspended this month in a decision by the tribe's General Council.
Darwin St. Clair Jr., Clint ...

Local officials believe they have arrested the person responsible for a robbery at gunpoint last week at a gas station in Riverton.
No one was injured in the ...

 
 

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