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St. Stephen's Indian School Educational Association selects board members
The St. Stephen's Indian School Educational Association had its annual ...

Public invited to presentation on Eye to Eye mentor program

A presentation on Eye to Eye --a program that pairs learning-disabled children with high school and college mentors --will be given April 3 at Central Wyoming ...

The Wyoming Department of Transportation's 17 Mile Road Project Team will be recognized with a national award for its work on right-of-way issues during the ...

National Geographic Magazine contributor and University of Wyoming writer-in-residence Mark Jenkins will present the program "Last of the First Skiers" ...

District 38 special ed program in need of change, director says

The new special education director for Fremont County School District 38 wants the school board to revisit a different program for the Arapahoe schools.
At ...

The City of Riverton's building permits and inspections offices could not have prevented the apartment-building fire at 520 E. Fremont Ave. on March 12, ...

Two District 38 principals not being rehired

The contracts for the Arapahoe middle and charter high school principals did not get renewed during the Fremont County School District 38 special board meeting ...

Air boardings down by 500 a month so far in 2014

The number of departures and arrivals at Riverton Regional Airport closely reflected the difficulties the airport's sole commercial airline is suffering on a ...

Struggling under new FAA regulations, airline cuts seats from some planes; Riverton to have 30-seater exclusively

The top man at Great Lakes Airlines ...

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Births
KINNEY
A son was born to Gaylemarie and Jason Kinney, of Lander, at 2:11 p.m. Feb. 15 at Lander Regional Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 13 ...

Chase starts in Wyoming, ends in South Dakota

SPEARFISH, S.D. -- Two Florida residents were taken into custody after a police chase that began in Wyoming and ended in South Dakota.
The Wednesday night ...

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Little change in winter park tourism
JACKSON -- The number of tourists who visited Yellowstone and Grand Teton this past winter was comparable to the ...

Two GOP candidates join race for Secretary of State

Two Republicans are among the first people to say they're running for Wyoming secretary of state.
They are Rock Springs City Council member Clark Stith and ...

Museums chief getting $63K salary

Fremont County's first-ever countywide museums director will be paid $63,000 annually.
The county museums board approved the salary for Scott Goetz on a 3-1 ...

First look at school plan available Tuesday

The public is encouraged to attend a meeting next week to see a preliminary sketch of Riverton's new K-3 elementary school.
The Fremont County School District ...

Investigators know what caused church fire, not why

Investigators are almost finished with their official report on the structure fire that destroyed an old church building and adjacent apartment last week in ...

Getaway driver enters guilty plea in armed mugging at city store

A Lander woman pleaded guilty Thursday to accessory before the fact to robbery in connection with a November mugging at Walmart.
"That is something that ...

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Births
HENRY
A daughter was born to Brittny Keller, of Riverton, and Morgan James Henry, of Lander, at 12:38 p.m. Feb. 5 at Lander Regional Hospital. ...

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Extra $4 million for Casper schools
CASPER -- Casper's two main high schools are getting extra funding for reconstruction projects.
State lawmakers ...

Refuge elk population strong all winter long

JACKSON -- A National Elk Refuge biologist says the number of elk deaths on the refuge appears to be unusually low as springtime draws near.
Refuge biologist ...

 
 

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