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ACLU wants to enter case on birth control benefits at Wyoming Catholic College

The American Civil Liberties Union is seeking to enter a pending federal lawsuit to argue against Roman Catholic organizations in Wyoming that are trying to ...

No plea deal in robbery outside store; trial set

One defendant in the case of a November mugging at Walmart is headed to trial on May 12.
Deputy Fremont County attorney Dan Stebner and public defender Terry ...

City hears complaints, suggestions about farmers market spot

The Riverton City Council met with downtown business owners and street vendors to discuss options for a new farmers market location in Riverton.
There was a ...

Wyoming digest

Inmate gave dope to others
GILLETTE -- A Gillette man faces four felony drug charges after he allegedly smuggled heroin into the Campbell County ...

Shelter opens for Jackson evacuees

The unstable hillside is about the size of two football fields and is along a main artery outside the historic downtown area.

JACKSON -- The Red ...

An annual springtime event in the middle of the 20th century was the Fremont County All Sports Banquet. The 1958 version took place in April at the county fair ...

Digest

Livestock board meeting set
The Wyoming Livestock Board's Traceability Working Group will have a public meeting 11:45 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday in the ...

Forest transplant permits available

Tree and shrub transplanting permits are now available for purchase at Shoshone National Forest district offices.
Transplant permits are $5 for one tree or ...

Trial set for man charged with assault on reservation

A jury trial has been set for June 2 in Casper for Dustin James Friday, 23, a Northern Arapaho tribal member charged with assault resulting in serious bodily ...

Dennison music series launching a TV broadcast

"Live From the Dennison Lodge" enters its third season Thursday with Nashville-based singer/songwriter Pierce Pettis gracing the Didier Stage.
Pettis will be ...

Counseling service for military personnel preps for open house events

Therapists with the Soldiers Project donate their time and commit to working with one client each.

Three opening events are scheduled in the coming ...

Arapahoe students first to get safety training from Bike and Safety Rodeo

Other county schools will receive lessons in April and May.

Students from Arapahoe Elementary School showed off their new helmets and knowledge of ...

Judge urged not to block birth- control rule; case involves Wyo Catholic

Federal government lawyers are opposing a request from Catholic organizations in Wyoming for a court order to block the birth-control coverage requirement in ...

After five years walking "a step behind" the Fremont County Attorney, Patrick LeBrun announced Sunday that he wants to lead.
LeBrun is running as a ...

College opts to renew optional tax levy; could generate $1 million

State law permits Wyoming's community colleges to collect the tax to pay for operations, and CWC has utilized it for 24 consecutive years.

The ...

Technology, training kept pileup from being worse

Two killed, eight hurt March 6

Officials say advancements in equipment and training prevented further deaths after a two-vehicle wreck March 6 on ...

CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming Department of State Parks and Cultural Resources has moved to evict a longtime pool concessionaire from Hot Springs State Park in ...

With stray dogs roaming, county considers forming animal-control tax district

Fremont County officials are interested in forming an animal control district to manage stray dogs and canine diseases. A citizens committee recommended that ...

Two Casper men will meet with the Fremont County Democrats this weekend to talk about a lawsuit challenging Wyoming marriage laws.
Carl Oleson and Robert ...

Trio charged in hammer killing set for September trial

Three defendants charged in connection with the brutal March 7 death of a Riverton man pleaded not guilty Thursday in Lander District Court.
District Court ...

 
 

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