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Guilty plea from man who stabbed pair outside restaurant

The man charged with stabbing two other men outside The Forge Bar and Grill in Lander has pleaded guilty.
In exchange for the guilty plea Sept. 1 in Lander ...

The huge bronze bust of Abraham Lincoln that sits atop a column near Interstate 80 between Cheyenne and Laramie is about to undergo restoration in ...

Black bear killed after trapping, relocating deemed unsuitable

Local officials have killed the black bear that had become a regular visitor this summer to the Lander area.
Since Aug. 16, the bear had obtained more than 60 ...

Officials investigate habituated raptors

At least two cases of imprinted raptors came through the Wyoming Game and Fish Lander Region in July.
Wildlife managers believe the birds were taken ...

This was a familiar sight from Lander to Shoshoni in 1991. The Chicago and North Western railroad tracks were being removed.
In the 1980s, with truck freight ...

Local experts have completed their inspection of the equipment that was involved in the falling death of two climbers Friday in the Wind River Mountains. ...

More bear sightings; dogs chase one up tree

A black bear continued to make appearances this week in the Lander area after being spotted several times throughout the past month.
Most recently, a resident ...

Fire crews stayed on scene all night in Hudson after 70 to 80 bales of hay caught fire Tuesday afternoon.
Lander Rural Fire Department chief Nick Johnson said ...

First guilty plea set in 13-suspect meth ring

Jorge David Esquivel will face no more than eight years in prison, as part of the agreement.

Jorge David Esquivel pleaded guilty Tuesday in Lander ...

One dead, others injured in one-vehicle accident Saturday north of Lander

A Fort Washakie man died Saturday in a single-vehicle crash north of Lander.
Sonny J. Duran, 26, of Fort Washakie, suffered fatal injuries at the scene of the ...

Past museum director guilty of theft, could face jail term

Former Fremont County Pioneer Museum director Carol Thiesse has been found guilty of stealing from the institution she oversaw. A six-member jury returned the ...

Two dead in climbing fall; one was CWC student

Nursing classes convened this week at Central Wyoming College with a familiar face missing from the table.
Jonathan MacDonald, 23, of Lander, died Friday in a ...

Second Elders Picnic set for Friday

Watching community members gather to visit, laugh and enjoy each other's company at last year's Elders Picnic gave Lee Spoonhunter a good feeling.
"It gives ...

The commemorative tile project at the Fremont County Pioneer Museum is complete.
The final 53 tiles were installed in the west stairwell under the Red Canyon ...

Past board members testify in ex-director's trial

Carol Thiesse is charged with stealing from the Fremont County Pioneer Museum, which she once oversaw.

The defense began mounting its case Friday ...

Restored wagons donated to Lander museum

Freight wagons, surreys and buggies were how goods and people got around Fremont County in the early days. A recent donation to the Fremont County Pioneer ...

Casper man gets three to five years for punching death of Lander student

LARAMIE --The man who punched and killed a University of Wyoming student from Lander last Halloween was sentenced Wednesday to three to five years in ...

Bear activity high; incidents in both Lander and Dubois

An "unusual amount" of bear activity has been reported in and around developed areas in Fremont County and throughout the state this year, according to Game ...

Swim, bike, run.
Sounds like a nice little day of family fun.
That's exactly what occurred Saturday during the fifth annual Lander Sprint Triathlon.
As the ...

Traveling exhibit on vintage gas stations on display in Lander

The collection features cars and scenes from across Wyoming.

Even today it is often a long way between service stations on the highways of Wyoming. ...

 
 

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