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New leader in place for Warren Air Force Base ICBMs

CHEYENNE -- Col. Stephen Kravitsky has served in many different roles during his 29-year Air Force career.
Since enlisting as an 18-year-old, his duties have ...

Federal grouse measures unveiled

The regulations would require oil and gas wells to be clustered in groups of a half-dozen or more to avoid scattering them across habitat of the greater ...

House damaged in fire; residents responded well

An electrical malfunction was the cause of a fire that damaged a house Thursday morning on Oilfield Road south of Riverton.
Fire officials said the damage ...

Man arrested in Kinnear after report of gunfire

A Kinnear man was arrested for reckless endangerment Thursday afternoon after reports he fired a shotgun into the air in the 8100 block of Riverview Road.
No ...

The Riverton community broke ground Thursday at the new Willow Creek Elementary School to be built at 1200 E. Monroe Ave.
Students from Fremont County School ...

Shoshoni ups mill levy to cover higher school expense

Shoshoni property owners will see an increase on this year's tax notices after the Fremont County School District 24 Board of Trustees agreed to levy an ...

Highway open after slides, but train tracks in canyon closed

Officials do not have an exact estimate on the timeline for reopening the line.

This week's mud slides between Shoshoni and Thermopolis caused damage ...

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Births
ARTHUR
A child was born to Jessie M. Arthur of Arapahoe at 8:20 p.m. April 16 at SageWest Health Care at Riverton. The baby weighed 6 pounds, ...

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Deaths
ARCHER
Sophia Raye Archer, 7, died Friday, May 22, in Riverton. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Friday, May ...

Riverton detectives clear 70 percent of cases in 2014

Police department shares annual report.

The Riverton Police Department dispatch center was fully staffed at the end 2014, according to an annual ...

The graduating class of 2015 at Arapaho Charter High School had an emotional night May 15 as they celebrated the end of their high school education.
Nine ...

St. Stephen's Indian High School handed out 13 diplomas May 17.
The graduating seniors were Alannah Amos, Nataya Bell, Dustin Blackburn, Feather Blackburn, ...

WGFD offers Free Fishing Day on June 6

CHEYENNE --The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is holding a Free Fishing Day on June 6, when anglers will be able to fish state waters without a fishing ...

Youths win awards for recitations in Arapaho

Students Allecia Moss and Taiyah Duran of Riverside Indian School in Anadarko, Okla., earned high honors April 6 and April 7 at the Oklahoma Native American ...

Judge trims sentence for Rails to Trails killer; might be freed sooner

A judge lowered the minimum sentence a convicted killer is to serve in jail in a May 22 order, making the teen eligible for parole sooner but not guaranteeing ...

Higher ed in state is more than university, leaders stress

Community college officials want to engage the public and industry leaders in efforts to promote the benefits of higher education outside of the University of ...

State says it still should be allowed to try to reinstate Eaton death penalty

Lawyers for the state of Wyoming and a the former Riverton resident convicted of murder disagree over whether the state may again seek the death penalty ...

The Fort Washakie High School class of 2015 was the largest graduating class in the district's history.
Fort Washakie principal Shad Hamilton said the high ...

Wyoming Indian High School celebrates 15 in class of 2015

Families and community members celebrated the graduation of 15 Wyoming Indian High School seniors May 17 at the school's gymnasium.
The graduates are Derek ...

Utility offering funds for renewable energy projects

Rocky Mountain Power has announced that funding applications for its Blue Sky program's renewable energy projects are due by 5 p.m. Friday.
Funding is ...

 
 

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