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Lottery seen as boost for Wyoming businesses

CHEYENNE -- Some business owners in Wyoming are hoping the new statewide lottery is a winner for their bottom lines.
"I'm hoping it brings out more foot ...

Averill seeks commission seat

Keeping a close eye on tax dollars is an issue important to Kathleen Cramer Averill, a Lander woman running for Fremont County Commission as a Republican. She ...

Around the fair: July 31

- Rain Tuesday dampened things for two young cattle ranchers.
"We didn't have much saw dust in ours," said Justin Martin on Wednesday, referring to his ...

Sandbox a popular feature at 2014 fair

The most popular new feature among a certain set at the Fremont County Fair -- bored children between 5 and 10 years old -- does not swing through the air, have ...

RPD keeping eye on road work near fair, urging patience

In order to manage traffic issues related to construction on South Federal Boulevard, the Riverton Police Department is sending a patrol car through the area ...

Riverton drops first two games at Pacific Northwest regionals

The Riverton 14-year-old baseball all-stars dropped an 11-0 decision to Montana on Wednesday night to end the first day of the Pacific Northwest regionals in ...

U.S. Energy team starts pool play at Western Nationals

Riverton U.S. Energy manager Mark Stone says he entered his team in the Under-18 fastpitch division at Western Nationals to gain exposure against other elite ...

Raiders fall to Cody 13-2 in first state game

The Riverton Raiders lost their first-round American Legion baseball Class-A state playoff game 13-2 to Cody Thursday afternoon in Laramie. The game was ...

Sometimes you can judge the work of an entire season by one play. After watching the Riverton 15-year-old Babe Ruth team play in the state semi-finals against ...

Younger Babe Ruth stars shelled 15-2 by Oregon

Riverton has three more pool play games at the regional tournament inR00;Montana.

Southern Oregon defeated the Riverton 14-year-old all-star ...

Raiders rained out of state tourney opener

Wet weather made officials postpone the first day of the American Legion baseball state tournament for the Riverton Raiders.
A rainstorm in Laramie on ...

A steady rain in Riverton on Tuesday provided muddy conditions for the final evening performance of the PRCA Ram Rodeo at the Fremont County Fairgrounds.
The ...

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Deaths
COLLINSWORTH
Misty Collinsworth, 34, died Friday, July 25, in Green River. Traditional Indian funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. ...

A useful step back from unfair drug sentencing

The nation's retreat from a mission to arrest and imprison our way out of our illegal drug problem has taken another important step.
A federal commission has ...

It's confusing, but legal, for candidate to use two names

Editor:
In response to Rex D. Flemish's letter to the editor regarding the question of how a candidate can run under two names in an election, I would like to ...

Mother Nature 'delisted' mustangs

Evolution doesn't simply take a break for 12,000 years.

According to scientists, indigenous modern horses died out in the so-called New World at the ...

The city lot

Is there a bona fide reason to impose new regulations?

The sight of commercial vehicles from a couple of companies occupying spaces around the clock ...

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Flooding in southeastern Wyoming
CHEYENNE -- Heavy rain soaked parts of southeastern Wyoming on Tuesday, prompting flash flood warnings for parts of ...

Gay marriage lawsuit allowed to continue

CHEYENNE -- A state judge declined Tuesday to suspend a lawsuit contesting a Wyoming law that specifies marriage is limited to one man and one woman. Instead, ...

Hill, Mead mix it up at governor debate

Republicans Taylor Haynes and Democrat Pete Gosar also
participated.

CHEYENNE -- State Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill lashed out at ...

 
 

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