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Dubois hits 100

And the community newspaper there marks the occasion well

Thursday is the 100th anniversary of the third-largest of Fremont County's six ...

Oil company buys Lummis ranch

CHEYENNE -- A major oil development company has acquired a 5,000-acre ranch southeast of Cheyenne that until recently belonged to U.S. Rep. Cynthia Lummis and ...

Woman who lied about sick son charged

CASPER -- A Casper woman who received about $7,000 in donations after claiming her son was dying of brain cancer has been charged with felony fraud.
Krishelle ...

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Palmerlee to lead UW trustees
LARAMIE -- Buffalo attorney David Palmerlee is the new president of the University of Wyoming Board of ...

Crashed plane unreachable for months

CODY -- With avalanche dangers looming, officials said Wednesday it could be months before crews can reach a single-engine plane that crashed on a mountain in ...

GILLETTE -- A bus crashed into other vehicles stopped for roadwork on a rural Wyoming highway, killing three and sending at least three others to the ...

Stolen car in Riverton leads to Tuesday pursuit in Lander

Officers from throughout the county were involved in an incident involving a stolen vehicle at about 10:30 a.m. Tuesday.
The call was initiated in Riverton ...

If the May 9 employment expo gave a snapshot of the labor economy in Fremont County, it showed the service industry is hiring locally, and the energy industry ...

Skate park nears halfway point on fundraising; city turns down new request

Members of the Central Wyoming Skateboarding Association were hoping to secure another donation from the City of Riverton in the next fiscal year for their ...

Info session Friday for potential operators of Wind River Job Corps

The U.S. Department of Labor hosts an informational meeting Friday as part of its search for an operator at the Wind River Job Corps Center, which is set to ...

Tiger boys end regular season 13-3, make state

The Lander Tigers quickly jumped back on the boys soccer winning track with a 6-0 victory over Newcastle Saturday on the road.
Lander had lost to Jackson 2-0 ...

Top middle school track athletes match up at Best of the Best meet

Fremont County middle school track athletes faced Tuesday at the Best of the Best meet at Wolverine Track.
In the eighth-grade boys division, Shoshoni's ...

Winning record for RHS boys junior varsity soccer

After beginning the season with several inexperienced players, the Riverton Wolverine junior varsity boys soccer team won their final seven matches and capped ...

Game time is 3 p.m. Thursday at Wolverine Field inR00;Riverton.

The Riverton Lady Wolverines open Class 4-A West regional soccer tournament play at 3 ...

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Deaths
HUNGARY
Harley Ray "Sleeping Bear" Hungary, 67, of Ethete, died Saturday, May 10, with his family by his side. A rosary and wake were Tuesday, ...

Part of Louis Lake Road to open

A portion of Louis Lake Road will open Memorial Day weekend. The road will be open from the switchbacks to Worthen Meadows Campground and trailhead starting ...

District 25 board hears update on therapeutic NWBOCES program

The Northwest Board of Cooperative Education Services continues to serve Wyoming students with intensive therapeutic treatment and educational and residential ...

Help was available from many sources for abandoned dog

Editor:
To Linda Rood, your letter in Sunday's paper about the abandoned little dog was absolutely heartbreaking. But what saddened and angered me even more ...

If Hillary is running, she ought to say so this year

Hillary Rodham Clinton sure sounds like a woman who wants to run for president.
"If you really want to do something, if you believe you're the right person to ...

Jobs numbers

They are disputed nationally at every turn, but the local figures don't lie

Both Fremont County and Wyoming can take encouragement from the newest ...

 
 

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