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BILLINGS, Mont. -- A coalition of advocacy groups on Monday challenged the government's denial of federal protections for the snow-loving wolverine, arguing in ...

WDH setting public forums on federal changes in home-based health services

With new federal rules in effect, the Wyoming Department of Health is planning public forums and other opportunities to help interested residents learn more ...

Mountain Sage Holistic Clinic to open new facility in Dubois

Mountain Sage Holistic Clinic, announces the opening of a new health care clinic in Dubois.
The clinic says it will focus on a "functional medicine" approach ...

The initiative sends a registered nurse to patients with chronic diseases.

A new mobile integrated health care program in Dubois has lofty goals: ...

Enzi faces barbs from Democrat in debate at Central Wyoming College

The subsequent U.S. House debate included Libertarian Richard Brubaker of Riverton.

Incumbent Republican U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi took the brunt of ...

No charges to be filed in police shooting

No federal charges will be filed against the Bureau of Indian Affairs officer involved in the July 29 shooting death of Justin Steele, 26, of Pavillion.
After ...

Workers report near miss at site on Federal

A citation for improper turning has been prepared for a 66-year-old Riverton driver who nearly struck a construction worker Thursday afternoon on South Federal ...

Alley dumpster service ending in residential Riverton

Purchase and delivery of 1,200, 95-gallon rollout trash containers is under way in Riverton as larger alley dumpsters are replaced in most locations of the ...

Fremont County health officials are preparing for the Ebola virus even as they believe the chance of it reaching Fremont County are slight.
"Realistically you ...

Fremont County's Firefighter of the Year for 2013 is Midvale battalion chief Rocky McWilliams, who has served as a volunteer locally for almost 25 years. ...

Feds extend Arapaho's gaming permit 20 more years

The Northern Arapaho Tribe's Las Vegas-style gaming operation on the Wind River Indian Reservation has been extended for an additional 20 years.
The tribe ...

Libraries to participate in Snapshot Day on Tuesday

The Fremont County Library System is participating Tuesday in Wyoming Snapshot Day, an event highlighting the importance of libraries to the state.
Libraries ...

Industry eyes another oil boom in state

GILLETTE -- Dan Coolidge has been on this ride before.
"We have ups, we have downs. It all cycles through then comes back again," said Coolidge, a Campbell ...

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Man pleads not guilty to killing wife
CHEYENNE -- A Laramie County man has pleaded not guilty to second-degree murder in the shooting death of his ...

Bridge work to begin near Ethete

A pair of bridge replacement projects is scheduled to begin Monday on Wyoming Highway 132 between Lander and Ethete, according to the Wyoming Department of ...

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'We are looking for a few good firefighters'

I recently read that there are two types of firefighters. There are naturals and then there are learned ...

Commercial air travel in Fremont County was growing quickly as the uranium boom picked up speed in the mid-1950s. Riverton Regional Airport (then called ...

Wyoming Shake Out to stress quake preparedness

The Wyoming Office of Homeland Security encourages residents to participate in the Wyoming Shake Out on Thursday.
The Shake Out focuses on earthquake ...

The Lander Met Opera will present "The Marriage of Figaro" at 11 a.m. Saturday.
In this opera, Mozart and his librettist, Lorenzo Da Ponte, created not only ...

TEDx event set for Oct. 22 at Central Wyoming College

For the second year, Central Wyoming College will host a TEDx event in the Robert A. Peck Arts Center Theater.
The evening will begin at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 22 ...

 
 

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