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Riverton rider takes title in open outlaw division Sunday

Fremont County motocross riders braved the muddy track Sunday in a High Plains Motocross Association race.
The track is located outside of Riverton. ...

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Monie Gebhart, 77, died Monday, June 9, at Billings Clinic in Billings, Mont., after a lengthy illness. Graveside services and ...

CWC professor wins Master Distance Educator award

Central Wyoming College professor Val Whitmore received a Master Distance Educator Award at the Wyoming Distance Education Consortium spring conference held ...

Eastern Shoshone tribal member to release wine label

Mike Eagle, an enrolled Eastern Shoshone tribal member, residing in Nice, Calif., is preparing to release his own wine label this year.
Eagle began his ...

Considering father-son bond

What do you know for sure about the relationship between fathers and sons?
With Father's Day coming up on Sunday, I felt I should write on the subject at ...

Michigan setup on jurisdiction not same as Riverton's situation

Editor:
I have nothing against the people from Michigan who came to Riverton to talk about how they were working out their issues on tribal and city ...

Governors and EPA

Opinions in the West aren't unanimous, but they might be the basis for consensus

Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead and his fellow Western-state governors spent ...

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Slaying suspect arrested in state
GILLETTE --A man wanted in a fatal shooting in New Mexico has been arrested on charges of stabbing a woman in ...

Court hears appeal arguments in 2009 killing of Sheridan man

CHEYENNE --A lawyer for a Sheridan man serving life for his role in a home invasion killing urged the Wyoming Supreme Court on Wednesday to throw out his ...

Sandoval to chair Western governors group

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. --The Western Governors' Association has selected Nevada Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval as its new chairman.
Member governors ...

Dakota senators revive effort to get bison declared national mammal

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. --Senators from the Dakotas are among those making another attempt to have the bison declared the national mammal, citing the animal's ...

Sinks Canyon visitors get 'rare' sightings of bear, moose

Recent bear and moose sightings in Sinks Canyon State Park have been labeled as "somewhat rare" by park officials.
Sinks Canyon Visitor Center superintendent ...

Spinning off Fremont County's Ambulance Department into a private, non-profit organization could be the answer to its money woes, the agency's chief suggested ...

Hudson homicide case comes to a close

The last defendants were sentenced Tuesday in the 2011 murders of Elva Charlotte Quiver, 20, and Eric Likes, 42.

Two defendants involved in the 2011 ...

Citizens for Equal Rights Alliance to host workshops on federal policies

Tribal leaders say group is "anti-Indian," but representatives from the group say they oppose "federal Indian policy."

Local tribal leaders think an ...

Dessie Holliday

Dessie Holliday, of Riverton, died Tuesday, June 10, 2014, at her home. She was 80 years old.
A viewing will be 8 a.m to 9:30 a.m. Friday, June 13, at Davis ...

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Tree kills park hiker
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK -- A Taiwanese man is dead after being hit by a falling tree while hiking off an established trail in ...

Western governors not in lockstep over announced EPA regulations

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Ten western governors met Tuesday with Gina McCarthy, the Environmental Protection Agency administrator, to talk about cleaner power ...

Wyoming attorney general gives update on state's case over rez boundary issue

The Environmental Protection Agency's December definition of the Wind River Indian Reservation boundary through the Clean Air Act was a topic of ...

New bunkhouse at CWC Sinks Canyon Center could house students this fall

Work has been ongoing at the Central Wyoming College Sinks Canyon Center this season, including new construction and renovations to accommodate more for-credit ...

 
 

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