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Of the 44 who have held the office, just two weren't politicians before the White House

On Monday the nation observes Presidents Day. By the time the ...

2014 was warm, dry; some records set

On average, days in 2014 were .6 degree warmer than normal in Riverton and .4 degrees warmer than normal in Lander.

Last year was hot and a little ...

Chiefs roll over Piney, Kemmerer

Wyoming Indian now stands 5-2 in the Class 2-A Southwest heading into the final week of the regular season.

Wyoming Indian's girls avenged one of ...

The Riverton Lady Wolverines took momentum from a strong second half and a home victory over Green River 61-52 on Friday to claw the Rock Sprigs Lady Tigers ...

Despite being a little fatigued from a hectic stretch of wrestling, the Riverton High School Wolverines edged Casper Kelly Walsh 42-36 Friday night at Tonkin ...

Wyoming Indian girls beat Kemmerer and Big Piney

A slow start Friday night by the Wyoming Indian girls could be attributed to distractions on and off the court. Lady Chief head coach Aleta Moss missed the ...

Neglected horse found, rescued from fenced lot in Riverton

Local officials have collected an aging horse that had been neglected and abandoned in the 600 block of South Sixth Street East.
Riverton Police Department ...

'The King and I' to open Feb. 26 at CWC

Rodgers and Hammerstein's "The King and I" will open Feb. 26 at the Robert A. Peck Arts Center Theater at Central Wyoming College in Riverton.
The cast of 67 ...

Reloading for another weekend

It's a good thing I love covering local sports, because I do a lot of it this time of year.

The afternoon light leaked onto the south end of the ...

Scott Jorgenson never thought he'd be getting a new hand.
The 64-year-old pastor at St. John Lutheran Church in Riverton, Jorgenson was born without most of ...

Arapaho school district creating language app

Fremont County School District 38 is developing its own Arapaho language app.
The Apple iPad app is the district's latest initiative to expand Arapaho ...

St. Stephen's roared out of the opening tip to a 12-0 lead over visiting Ten Sleep Friday afternoon and never looked back in an easy 79-54 win over the ...

Wind River girls still seek first basketball victory

The Wind River girls basketball season comes to an end next Friday at Pavillion when the Cougars host Wyoming Indian.
A pair of weekend losses to Kemmerer and ...

Bill to hedge bets on Medicaid denial OK'd in Senate

Fremont County's two senators both voted against a bill that would provide payments to Wyoming hospitals for "uncompensated charity care."
Senate File 145 ...

Cougar boys sweep league foes

PAVILLION -- It was a very interesting weekend in the Class 2-A Southwest, with Wind River and Wyoming Indian each sweeping Kemmerer and Big Piney.
The double ...

Wyoming wins 20th victory to end losing skid

Junior guard Josh Adams scored a season-high 26 points and three other Cowboys reached double figures to push the University of Wyoming men's basketball team ...

State drops three rigs

HOUSTON -- Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. plunged by 98 this week to 1,358 ...

Pokes aim to get back on winning side Saturday

LARAMIE -- After suffering back-to-back losses for the first time since March of last year, the University of Wyoming men's basketball team looks to get back ...

Rustler women drop close one to Casper, 61-55

In the late stages of a pivotal Region IX junior college women's basketball game, Casper College's Alyssa Big Man hit a desperation 3-pointer as the ...

Deadlocked 60-60, Central Wyoming College Rustlers Eimer Lopez and Bryce Canda hit two game-saving free throws apiece Thursday night in the final 21 seconds ...

 
 

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