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Woman burned to death at bar
RAWLINS (AP) -- Police in Rawlins are investigating the apparent burning death of a woman at a local bar.
The incident ...

Hathaway could get more money from legislators

SHERIDAN (AP) -- State lawmakers are working to make changes to Wyoming's Hathaway Scholarship in response to the increasing cost of tuition at the University ...

Baldes named lifetime achievement award winner from UW Biodiversity

The award showcases commitment to enhancing knowledge and conservation of biological diversity in Wyoming.

A Fort Washakie man has been honored with ...

UW enrollment down overall, but main campus count strong

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Overall enrollment at the University of Wyoming has dropped by nearly 100 students this fall, but more students are on the Laramie campus ...

Purple Purse Challenge invites support through UW athletics

Editor:
The Wyoming Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault is participating in this year's Purple Purse Challenge which is sponsored by the ...

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Lottery idea
GILLETTE (AP) -- Some Wyoming lawmakers say they're bothered the Wyoming Lottery Corp. considered introducing keno without their approval ...

State senator questions legality of supplemental budget bill

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - A Wyoming lawmaker is questioning the legality of a bill that approved a nearly $200-million supplemental budget, saying the legislation ...

Officials say UW lab building could be complete by spring

The 100,000 square-foot, three-story building will house freshman- and sophomore-level math and science classes.

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) - University of ...

Students at Wyoming Indian High School got greetings and advice from University of Wyoming president Dick McGinity when he visited the school campus in Ethete ...

University watching revenue picture, with reductions likely

AP -- Gov. Matt Mead says falling energy revenues will likely cause a major budget shortfall for the University of Wyoming.
Mead predicts a $100 million to ...

St. Stephen's objects to search of students at UW event

St. Stephen's Indian High School principal Cheryl Swiderski Meyers is hoping for an apology from the University of Wyoming after an incident last month ...

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Racing terminals still closed
CHEYENNE (AP) -- The Wyoming Pari-Mutuel Commission has declined to lift its suspension of historic horse racing terminals ...

Long before Central Wyoming College's celebrated school of nursing got started, these young women from Fremont County were studying the profession at the ...

Businesses have three types of risk to identify

Question -- "What is risk management for business?"
-- Phil, Laramie
Answer -- When planning for your new or existing business for the near and ...

Mead backs UW sports funding

LARAMIE -- Despite dire budget forecasts, Gov. Matt Mead said he supports continuing a state program that matches dollar-for-dollar contributions of up to $5 ...

Technique may help startups ease stress, tackle tasks

Question -- "I am so stressed out trying to bring everything together for my startup company. I cannot afford help in the business, but what can I do to ...

Public comments to be part of UW president search process

LARAMIE -- Many people mentioned strong leadership when commenting on the qualities the next University of Wyoming president should have, a search consultant ...

New dorms at UW a 'good investment'

Editor:
Count me in for replacing the dormitories at the University of Wyoming. It has been in the news. The White, Downey, Orr and McIntyre quartet are ...

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Teacher suspended after sex with kids
The Wyoming Professional Teaching Standards Board has suspended the teaching license of a Douglas woman accused ...

UW to focus on transition

LARAMIE -- The University of Wyoming will focus on a smooth transition to a new president in the coming year.
President Dick McGinity outlined future goals ...

 
 

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