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Riverton's Reece Prosser is the top-ranked wrestler inR00;Class 4-A at 182 pounds.

Riverton High School senior Reece Prosser enters the Ron Thon ...

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Deaths
ADAMS
Mary Alice Farthing Adams, 86, died Saturday, Jan. 31, at her home in Albuquerque, N.M., surrounded by family. Funeral services will be ...

Free business development class available to tribal entrepreneurs

The Small Business Administration's' Office of Native American Affairs will present a free training seminar on a business development program specific to ...

Wells retires from WyDOT

Dubois maintenance worker Chad Wells retired Jan. 30 from the Wyoming Department of Transportation after working for the agency for more than 28 years.
Wells ...

Statute on state park permits not being enforced equally

Editor:
I am 65 years old and worked most all my life in Wyoming and on the Wind River Indian Reservation. I now am disabled and retired but still trying to ...

Energy from the winter carnival

We are all part of humanity's creative forces

Isn't Riverton's Wild West Winter Carnival fun? Activities like last weekend's ice artists on Main ...

A thousand cuts

That's how legislation to expand Medicaid in Wyoming might die

The Wyoming Legislature's path toward expanding access to Medicaid in the state grows ...

Science standards getting new look from legislators

Wyoming lawmakers are debating legislation regarding the adoption of new educational science standards for K-12 schools in the state.
House Bill 23 would ...

Wolverines hop bus to Evanston for hoops pair

The Riverton Wolverines try to bounce back into contention in the Class 4-A West conference race Thursday with a long, school-day trip to Evanston.
Both the ...

Wrangler boys thump Thermop; girls drop close one to Greybull

SHS entertains Wind River on Saturday night in a non-conference battle, with the girls starting the doubleheader at 5:30 p.m.

Shoshoni's 67-51 win ...

Governor's recognition of hospice, palliative care a state milestone

Editor:
Hospice and palliative care month was celebrated and recognized by Gov. Matt Mead.
I am the executive director of Help for Health. Recently I ...

Lawmakers to debate cuts to state's huge 'rainy day' accounts

CHEYENNE -- Wyoming lawmakers are proposing to cut the flow of cash into the state's rainy day fund to cover the recent decrease in revenue brought about by ...

Riverton Wolverine field goal kicker Dietrik Becker has signed a national letter of intent to play football at Black Hills State University in Spearfish, S.D., ...

Lawmakers express relief that 'Hill bill' chapter appears over

Fremont County legislators were happy to hear about the failure this week of a proposed amendment to do away with the elected state superintendent of public ...

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Snowstorm could leave 2 feet
CHEYENNE -- Snow is making for some difficult travel conditions in parts of Wyoming.
Winter storm warnings and winter ...

Mental health bill

It recognizes a serious problem and could better the situation

Well worth noting in the Wyoming Legislature amid the showy legislation about guns, ...

Andy Samuelson's old record was set in 2004.

Junior Travis Fisher shattered the Riverton High School swim record Friday night in the 100-yard ...

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Deaths
CLAWSON
Cheri Clawson, 54, of Riverton, died Monday, Feb. 2, at her home. Services are pending.

COX
Charles Douglas Cox, 67, ...

Former Lander resident killed in Sunday car wreck

A former Lander resident who died early Sunday in a one-vehicle traffic accident in Garfield County, Colo., has been identified.
Officials said Devon Cardera, ...

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Births
HEBAH
A daughter was born to Constance Hebah of Lander at 4:30 p.m. Jan. 13, 2015, at SageWest Health Care at Lander. The baby weighed 6 ...

 
 

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