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Winnie the Pooh was right: Bears love honey. But in real life those animals do not show their affection as charmingly as cartoons would have us believe.
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Deaths
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Connie Frances Big Medicine-Oldman, 54, died Friday, Aug. 15, in Geary, Okla. A rosary and wake will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, ...

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Mead douses self with ice
CHEYENNE -- Gov. Matt Mead had a bucket of water dumped over his head on Tuesday, but it wasn't in celebration of his primary ...

Murray edges Buchanan for Secretary of State

CHEYENNE -- Cheyenne businessman Ed Murray has narrowly won the Republican primary for secretary of state.
Murray edged former House Speaker Ed Buchanan of ...

Incumbents cruise in state Republican primary

CHEYENNE -- Wyoming voters overwhelmingly chose incumbents in the top races in Tuesday's Republican primary election. Here are five things to know about the ...

Statewide primary election glance

U.S. Senate 2014 Dem -- Primary
482 of 482 precincts -- 100 percent
x-Charlie Hardy 7,193 -- 48 percent
Rex Wilde 3,010 -- 20 percent
Al Hamburg 2,989 -- ...

Mark Stratmoen won a solid victory in Thursday's GOP primary election for Fremont County Coroner, outpolling opponent Dominick Weigel 2-1.
No candidates from ...

Baker wins by tiny margin in Riverton mayor primary

Two Riverton municipal races are shaping into close contests for the general election after tight primary voting Tuesday.
For mayor, former Riverton City ...

Clifford to face Allen in House District 33 race

Andrea Clifford has been chosen as the Democratic nominee who will face Republican Jim Allen in the race for Wyoming House District 33 this November.
Clifford ...

Big win for Lambert in commission district 1

Political newcomer Mark Lambert handily earned the Republican nomination for Fremont County Commission District 1 on Tuesday, setting up a rare contested ...

Hornecker likely to earn fourth term as sheriff

Sheriff Skip Hornecker said he was humbled by the results of Tuesday's primary election.
With no Democratic challengers, he likely will earn re-election this ...

LeBrun dominates Bennett in GOP attorney primary

Patrick LeBrun attributed his decisive victory Tuesday in the Republican Fremont County Attorney primary to his tough-on-crime message. Unofficial results have ...

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Corrections
The headline over Sunday's front-page story on Wyoming Senate District 25 made mention of two challengers for the seat now held by ...

Big variety found in charges for blood tests

One California hospital charged $10 for a blood cholesterol test, while another hospital that ran the same test charged $10,169 -- over 1,000 times more.
For ...

Surgeon adds Lander to rotation

An orthopedic surgeon and former head team physician for the University of Wyoming Athletics is offering his expertise to residents in the Lander area.
With ...

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Child falls to death in park
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK -- An 8-year-old girl has died after falling about 550 feet while hiking in Yellowstone National ...

On primary day, GOP outnumbers Dems 3-1 in state

CHEYENNE -- Tuesday's primary will decide how Wyoming voters rate Gov. Matt Mead's first term in office and whether his two challengers have gained traction ...

Stone seeks re-election to school board; Dubois draws two hopefuls

Three more people in Fremont County have filed to become candidates in the general elections.
Third-party and independent candidates started filling the ...

Senate candidate Brockie says EPA opinion on borders should be kept

With his 50th birthday one day after the primary election, Travis Brockie is hoping for an early present in the form of the Democratic nomination in Wyoming ...

Absentee totals higher this year, clerk notes

Fremont County Clerk Julie Freese said voter turnout for the 2014 primary election was low as of noon ...

 
 

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