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CWC seeing good initial response to new website; recruiting emphasized

The new Central Wyoming College website already had produced good results according to a report to the CWC Board of Trustees.
The board approved the new ...

'Hang in there' through layoffs in energy jobs

Editor:
IR00;hope our energy industry in Wyoming can survive, and IR00;think it can.
The experienced people have seen these booms and busts happen before, ...

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Births


GUINARD-MONROE
A daughter was born to Talleigh Guinard of Riverton and Darron Monroe of Riverton at ...

First-degree murder trial under way in federal court

A jury trial began Monday in the case of Koby Dean Johnson, the man accused of fatally shooting his wife in front of their children last November at her Fort ...

Paws for Life Animal Shelter's raised roughly $4,500 after expenses at its fifth annual "Fast and the Furriest" 5K at Central Wyoming College June 4. Proceeds ...

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Deaths

EAGLE
Dakota Rayne Eagle, age 3, of Ethete died on June 9. Funeral Services were held at 10 a.m., ...

New CWD concerns raised

JACKSON (AP) -- A deadly and degenerative disease is threatening wildlife around Jackson Hole and Cody.
Chronic Wasting Disease has been detected for the first ...

Wyoming digest

Only one flood area reported statewide
CHEYENNE (AP) -- All spring flood warnings have been lifted for central Wyoming and most areas of the southeast ...

The Riverton Police Department's mounted horse patrol classes were held at the Central Wyoming College Equine Center every day last week.
Horses and owners ...

Barrasso: Coal, other fossil fuels crucial to U.S. interests, mustn't be ignored, impeded

You flip a switch, and the lights come on. It's that easy for most Americans. Maybe it's too easy.
The recent drop in energy production, specifically in ...

City budget final at $21M; full airport funding in place

The Riverton City Council adopted a balanced budget of about $21 million for fiscal year 2016-2017 during a meeting June 7.
City administrator Steven Weaver ...

Feds to buy state acre within Grand Teton

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Gov. Matt Mead and Interior Secretary Sally Jewell announced a deal Monday under which the Interior Department would buy a square mile of state ...

County reverses on recycling; will stay mostly as is

Fremont County's solid waste board now is unlikely to make substantial cuts to its recycling program this year due to pressure from the public, officials said ...

Wyoming digest

Bikers killed by truck were German
CODY (AP) -- The Wyoming Highway Patrol has released the names of three German motorcyclists who were killed in a ...

The buildings at St. Stephen's Mission were only a few months old when this picture was taken 132 years ago. Established by the Catholic Church at the urging ...

Good year for trout so far on Pilot Butte

Anglers looking for a great spring trout fishing opportunity can point to Pilot Butte Reservoir, located 6.5 miles northwest of Kinnear on U.S. Highway 26. ...

Forest advisory members sought

The Shoshone National Forest is seeking interested individuals to serve on a 15-person resource advisory committee which collaborates with the U.S. Forest ...

Handcart re-enactments win renewed approval along historic trail routes in central Wyoming

A special recreation permit on public lands along and adjacent to four national historic trails has been approved to permit historic Mormon handcart ...

Patching work at several spots through June

A Wyoming Department of Transportation asphalt paving crew is working in Fremont County for the next two weeks at various locations.
The hot-mix asphalt ...

Fremont County Digest

LVHS hosts Make-A-Wish event Saturday
Lander Valley High School will host a 5k bike ride/run/walk this month to raise funds for Make-A-Wish ...

 
 

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