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Prosser second in Chadron at 182 pounds

He lost in the championship to the nephew of a familiar Riverton High School coach.

Reece Prosser registered three victories on his way to a solid ...

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Births
DENEVAN
A daughter was born to Destiny Marie Denevan of Hudson and James Wesley McLean Denevan of Hudson at 1 p.m. Jan. 14, 2015, at SageWest ...

Riverton High School hosting youth car show Thursday

Riverton High School students will show off their rides at the fourth annual SkillsUSA car show Thursday. The event is 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the RHS ...

CWC students experiencing high enrollee success

Central Wyoming College may not enroll as many people as other educational institutions in the state, but administrators say CWC students are likely to ...

Force and law enforcement

RPD report shows value of experience and the need for governments to prioritize it

There is good news in the Riverton Police Department's year-end ...

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Airport may lose $1M in funding
CHEYENNE -- Cheyenne Regional Airport could lose $850,000 to $1 million in federal funding after it failed to meet ...

Committee to hears pros, cons of permitting firearms in schools

CHEYENNE -- Wyoming residents with a concealed carry permit would be allowed to bring their guns onto school grounds and into most public meetings under a bill ...

Grizzly conflicts up in 2014; most involved livestock

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department documented more problems with grizzly bears last year compared to the year before, with most conflicts in 2014 occurring ...

Day at the Legislature

Developments at the Wyoming Legislature on the 11th day of the 2015 General Session:
FOOD FREEDOM: The House for the third time passed a bill that would ...

Cowboys take momentum into Utah State battle

LOGAN, Utah -- The University of Wyoming men's basketball team has a quick turnaround -- on the road -- after an emotional home victory.
Some coaches would be ...

CWC women get league win on road vs. Western

The CWC men lost to Western 75-65.

In a defensive-minded women's basketball game, the Central Wyoming College Rustlers won a 56-49 decision ...

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Births
DAY
A son was born to Cheradee Wright of Lander and Andrew Day of Lander at 1:50 p.m. Jan. 8, 2015, at SageWest Health Care at Lander. The baby ...

State preps for annual homeless count

Communities across the state are preparing for Wednesday's annual point-in-time count of homeless individuals and families.
The event is an unduplicated ...

'Age should not be only factor' in judge service

Editor:
I thought the legislator on the age limit for judge retirements made a good point when he said if the same current age limit applied to the ...

Getting the chances I didn't

I'm trying not to miss my daughter's activities

While sitting on the cushioned seats of the Robert A. Peck Arts Center Theatre at Central Wyoming ...

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Man dies near snowmobile trail
WEST YELLOWSTONE, Mont. -- The body of a Montana man was found along a groomed ski trail in Yellowstone National ...

Intox arrests dip, as does use of force by officers

The number of public intoxication arrests recorded by the Riverton Police Department in 2014 was down compared to previous years.
RPD chief Mike Broadhead ...

Wyoming man killed in plunge through lake ice

LEMMON, S.D. -- Crews have recovered the body of a Wyoming man after an all-terrain vehicle broke through the ice of a lake in northwestern South ...

Dunk by Nance lifts UW past Lobos 63-62

As they had twice last season the University of Wyoming men's basketball team and New Mexico went to overtime, but Saturday was different as the Cowboys earned ...

Rough year continues for WR girls

Wind River's girls fell to 0-4 in the Class 2-A Southwest this weekend. Friday the Cougars fell to Big Piney 61-33 and dropped a 53-29 decision to Kemmerer on ...

 
 

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