Sep 20, 2012 - The Associated Press:  PINEDALE -- Firefighters are making progress against a 400-acre wildfire threatening 13 homes in western Wyoming.
The 400-acre Chall Creek Fire was 20 percent ... [more]
Sep 20, 2012 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  The Riverton City Council on Tuesday clarified its intent to close local parks after sundown every evening.
Council members earlier this month expressed ... [more]
Sep 20, 2012 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  During a Wednesday tour, Central Wyoming College faculty expressed enthusiasm for the new facility's potential.
When it opens next year, the new ... [more]
Sep 20, 2012 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  At least one Fremont County resident has reportedly been the victim of a horse tail theft this week, adding to the more than 30 reports of stolen horse hair ... [more]
Sep 20, 2012 - By Christina George, Staff Writer:  A state statute restricting information about individuals involved in an alleged sexual assault is being used by authorities to withhold the names of the ... [more]
Sep 20, 2012 - By Christina George, Staff Writer:  One of the five co-defendants accused in the killings of a couple at a Hudson home in November admitted her guilt Thursday.
As part of a plea agreement filed ... [more]
Sep 19, 2012 - Staff:  Auctioneer Clyde Stone's image was reflected in a mirrored coat rack held by Shoshoni High School junior Jayden Haslam on Tuesday evening in a benefit auction ... [more]
Sep 19, 2012 - Staff:  Births
A son was born to Martika Spoonhunter, of Riverton, at 2:02 p.m. March 1, 2012, at Lander Regional Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 4 ... [more]
Sep 19, 2012 - The Associated Press:  14 districts fail AYP
More Wyoming schools failed to meet federal education benchmarks last year.
Fourteen of Wyoming's 48 school districts and 180 ... [more]
Sep 19, 2012 - The Associated Press:  MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- Coal producer Alpha Natural Resources said Tuesday that it was cutting production by 16 million tons and eliminating 1,200 jobs ... [more]
Sep 19, 2012 - By Christina George, Staff Writer:  The Wyoming Department of Health confirmed Fremont County had its first reported human case of West Nile virus for the season.
The department's spokeswoman, ... [more]
Sep 19, 2012 - From staff reports:  Cooler, calmer conditions are helping fire-suppression efforts at the Alpine Lake Fire in western Fremont County.
U.S. Forest Service Wind River Agency ... [more]
Sep 19, 2012 - By Joshua Scheer, Staff Writer:  The total budget is $56.6 million, a 1.6 percent increase compared to last year's $55.7 million.
The Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees have ... [more]
Sep 19, 2012 - By Martin Reed, Staff Writer:  Nickelson remains in jail on $1 million cash-only bond for allegedly shooting Lucas Myhre.
A Riverton man charged with second-degree murder in a ... [more]
Sep 18, 2012 - Staff:  Central Wyoming College cowboy Stetson Jorgensen didn't stay aboard his saddle bronc Sunday at the Rustler Roundup Rodeo at the Fremont County Fairgrounds in ... [more]
Sep 18, 2012 - Staff:  Deaths
Sandra Comer, 63, formerly of Riverton, died Saturday, Sept. 8, in Salt Lake City.
Lucas Michael Myhre, 27, died ... [more]
Sep 18, 2012 - From staff reports:  The Sheridan VAMC and its seven Community Based Outpatient Clinics have flu vaccine available for veterans. Veterans can go to any VA clinic or drive through ... [more]
Sep 18, 2012 - The Associated Press:  New fire close to houses
PINEDALE -- Firefighters are trying to protect homes from a new wildfire burning in western Wyoming.
The Chall Creek Fire was ... [more]
Sep 18, 2012 - The Associated Press:  LARAMIE -- SkyWest Airlines will begin offering flights at Laramie Regional Airport beginning Nov. 4.
Airport manager Jack Skinner said the St. George, ... [more]
Sep 18, 2012 - The Associated Press:  Wyoming stands to lose up to $700 million over the next decade under a six-month budget extension expected to win approval in Washington.
Last week, the U.S. ... [more]
Sep 18, 2012 - By Martin Reed, Staff Writer:  The crop duster was damaged June 3 on a dirt airstrip in the Hidden Valley area.
A pilot's loss of control combined with excessive braking while ... [more]
Sep 18, 2012 - From staff reports:  Officials cited Gentry Blackburn, 19, of Riverton, for driving under the influence and driving without a license at about 9:20 a.m. Saturday after he ... [more]
Sep 18, 2012 - By Becky Orr, For The Associated Press:  By 2030, an estimated 32.2 percent of the state's population will be 60 years old or older.
Wyoming is starting to show its age, betrayed by a few ... [more]
Sep 18, 2012 - By Martin Reed, Staff Writer:  When the state opens wolves to hunting next month following their planned delisting as an endangered species, the Wind River Indian Reservation will continue ... [more]
Sep 18, 2012 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  The Wyoming Department of Education on Tuesday released 2012 Adequate Yearly Progress results for schools throughout the state.
AYP is the accountability ... [more]
Sep 16, 2012 - The Associated Press:  Ex-CEO tried using used old name
POWELL -- The name that embattled former Powell Valley Healthcare CEO Paul D. Cardwell unsuccessfully used to try to ... [more]
Sep 16, 2012 - Staff and wire reports:  High profile wildfires near Jackson and Casper continued over the weekend as "red flag" warnings remained in place due to hot, dry, windy weather.
Jackson ... [more]
Sep 16, 2012 - The Associated Press:  CHEYENNE -- After 32 years in the criminal justice field, Laramie County District Judge Michael Davis is moving to the state's highest court.
He was appointed ... [more]
Sep 16, 2012 - Staff:  When comprehensive telephone service came to Wyoming early in the 20th century, the Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Co. provided it. Mountain States ... [more]
Sep 16, 2012 - From staff reports:  Agency talks new hunting rules
Simplifying and modernizing the legal firearm regulations and establishing a big game baiting regulation to help with ... [more]