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County organizers try Life R U Ready event on local students

Local health officials recently role-played the consequences of drug use and underage drinking with county sixth-graders, hoping to reduce the risky behaviors. ...

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Reward offered in Sheridan fire case
SHERIDAN -- Authorities have announced a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the arrest and ...

Mead, other governors hear EPA climate change pitch in Colorado

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- The head of the Environmental Protection Agency is promoting proposed clean power plant rules to western governors as a way to deal ...

Lynx recovery plan might not be ready before 2018

In the Lower 48 states, lynx are rarely seen across a 14-state range that includes Wyoming.

BILLINGS, Mont. -- U.S. wildlife officials revealed ...

Attorney general says he'll work to increase ballot access for tribes

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said Monday his office will consult with tribes across the country to develop ways to increase voting access for American ...

Falling tree risk near Dubois prompts campground closure

Shoshone National Forest officials are unsure when the two areas will reopen to campers, though fishing, hiking and other recreation is allowed in the ...

Board OKs contracts, raises for top CWC administrators

The Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees approved contracts for several top administrators during its regular meeting in May.
Contracts for Jason Wood, ...

Rawlins builder picked for city's new justice center

The Riverton justice center project has a contractor: L.M. Olson Inc. of Rawlins. Fremont County Commissioners accepted Olson's bid on June 10 contingent upon ...

Applications due June 25 for fall internship in Enzi's office

U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., is encouraging college students and graduates to apply for an internship in his Washington, D.C., office this fall. The deadline ...

Volunteer firefighters train for season

LARAMIE (AP) -- With a tree behind his fire engine engulfed in flames, Mike Morin called in the Blackhawk.
"We've got a torcher," the Big Laramie Valley ...

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Road work set on Grand Loop
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK -- Yellowstone National Park visitors will likely to encounter new road and bridge construction ...

The way it was: Ag education award -- 1975

The winner of Wyoming's Vocational Education Outstanding Service Award 39 years ago this week was a familiar face in Fremont County.
Shoshoni High School ...

Run, cycle swim event to support trail rebuild, health fund

Fremont Physical and Sports Therapy and Go Fremont County! will host the first Go Fremont County! Parade Day 5k, Cycle or Swim on July 26.
The organizers ...

City cuts license requirement for some Riverton businesses

Officials said implementation of the ordinance would have little or no financial effect on the city's budget.

The Riverton City Council approved a ...

NWS: Most lightning deaths occur during leisure activities

The National Weather Service is using lightning safety week, June 22 to June 28, to inform outdoor enthusiasts about the dangers of lightning. Although recent ...

Cody powwow inviting dancers

The Plains Indian Museum Powwow in Cody celebrates its 33rd anniversary this year.
The event takes place June 21 and June 22 at the Robbie Powwow Garden on ...

County ranks eighth in state in visitor spending

The countywide 4 percent lodging tax is expected to bring in $675,000 for fiscal year 2013-2014 which ends June 30. FY 2014-15 is expected to generate the ...

Antique engines go on display at annual show

The 19th Annual Don Layton Memorial Antique Tractor and Engine Show will be June 14 and June 15 in Shoshoni. Admission is free.
The show opens at 9 a.m. when ...

Central Wyoming College hosting retreat for children with diabetes

Central Wyoming College is hosting a family retreat for children and families with type 1 diabetes.
The retreat, scheduled for July 11-13 at the CWC Sinks ...

Cheyenne businessman Murray part of bid slate in secretary of state campaign

Republican Ed Murray of Cheyenne used a recent Fremont County tour to meet with local officials and voters to build support for his campaign for Wyoming ...

 
 

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