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NOLS scholarships available
Scholarships are available for those who dream of spending their summer backpacking, horse packing, rafting or climbing ...

Library sets up special Earth Day contest for girls, women

Empty plastic beauty containers will be sent to Terracycle, a recycling company.

The Riverton Branch Library is marking Earth Day by asking girls and ...

Shoshoni library hosting Cowboy Poetry Gathering

The Shoshoni Public Library is having its second annual Cowboy Poetry Gathering at 4 p.m. Wednesday.
More poets are coming to the library this year. ...

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's "Cosi fan tutte" is coming to the Carnegie Room of the Lander Library.
The performance will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday.
The Lander ...

Hill to return to work Monday

A judge's order codifies a Wyoming Supreme Court finding that the bulk of Senate File 104 was unconstitutional.

CHEYENNE --Cindy Hill says she ...

Officials say they discovered a potential "meth lab" Thursday while executing a search warrant in Dubois.
According to a Friday press release, the warrant was ...

WGFD adds special youth seasons to deer areas

Low numbers of big game drove the Wyoming Game and Fish Department's Lander Field Office to recommend lower quotas of elk, deer and antelope for local hunt ...

Budget process begins for District 25; Snyder proposes salary increase

As the Fremont County School District 25 administration works to balance its budget this year, new changes may be implemented related to salary, retirement and ...

Public quiet on proposals about development of Honor Farm land

The Riverton City Council heard no public comment during a meeting April 1 about the development of the Honor Farm property between Honor Farm Road and ...

Shelby Lynn Hammack

Shelby Lynn Hammack, of Lander, died unexpectedly from a seizure on Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Denver, four days after giving birth. She was 21 years old.
A ...

Evaluation ordered for woman charged with killing newborn

A psychiatric evaluation is being sought in the case of an Eastern Shoshone woman charged with killing her newborn son in March.
Court documents indicate her ...

Capitalism and the U.S. marketplace of religion

Our pilgrim forebears came to America in 1620 for freedom of religion. They sought the ability to worship and believe according to their conscience. They were ...

Social Security ought to let old debts lie

Social Security Administration has paused its misguided efforts to collect debts more than a decade old, including dunning children of the dead. Collection ...

Easton Paxton played steady golf on his home course to take the Riverton Invitational by two strokes Thursday afternoon at the Riverton Country Club.
Paxton ...

Former museum director arrested on larceny charge

Two years after being run out of her job as Pioneer Museum director, Carol J. Thiesse was arrested Wednesday on charges she stole interpretative materials ...

City council OKs plan making rec spending fairer to state students

The Riverton city council has approved a resolution supporting a move to make recreation spending more equitable for Wyoming students.
State law allows local ...

Urbigkit's death a great loss to city, and insensitive remark hurts

Editor:
The passing of Bill Urbigkit, a good friend and loyal employee, makes this one of the hardest letters I will write in my tenure as mayor.
Mr. ...

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Student ate more pot than advised
DENVER -- A Wyoming college student who jumped to his death at a Denver hotel had eaten more of a marijuana cookie ...

PAVILLION -- Sunny skies, warm temperatures and a noticeable lack of wind smiled on the 10 teams in competition Thursday at the 55th annual Wind River ...

 
 

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