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Man arrested in explosives theft
Federal officials say they've arrested a Wyoming man suspected in the theft of 559 pounds of explosives from a U.S. ...

Hathaway award would grow 10 percent under proposed bill

CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming House has agreed to increase the Hathaway Scholarship award by 10 percent.
When Senate File 55 left the Senate, it had a 5 percent ...

School to get two additional modular rooms temporarily

Fremont County School District 25 is taking up an old offer from the Wyoming Schools Facilities Department to place three modular classrooms at Rendezvous ...

Hornecker to seek fourth term as sheriff

Fremont County Sheriff Skip Hornecker has announced his intention to run for a fourth term, well in advance of the May filing deadline.
"I've had a lot of ...

Wyoming students raised money to buy the first trained mine-detecting dog 25 years ago for use overseas.

Senna, a dog that specializes in detecting ...

CWC aiming to start new Lander center later this year

Administrators at Central Wyoming College hope to begin construction on a new center in Lander sometime this spring.
The facility will be located on ...

Miller says state could build West Coast port to ship coal

State Rep. Dave Miller thought West Coast ports were not shipping enough Wyoming coal, so he had an idea: Have the state build its own.
Miller brought his ...

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BOGACZ
Elizabeth Mae "Betty" Bogacz, 89, of Riverton, died Saturday, Feb. 22, at Help for Health in Riverton. Funeral services will be at 11 ...

Incident at school tied to students taking cold meds

Two students at Riverton High School were taken to the emergency room when they showed signs of being under the influence in class.
They were back at home ...

RHS 'connection circles' aim for better student communication

Riverton High School has set aside time Wednesday mornings to include 10 minutes of student conversations called "connection circles."
The connection circles ...

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Mellencamp to play at CFD
CHEYENNE -- John Mellencamp will play at Cheyenne Frontier Days for the first time this summer.
Organizers announced Monday ...

Dem announces candidacy for state superintendent

CHEYENNE -- Saying he's confident the political controversy over the duties of the state superintendent of public instruction office will be resolved, Mike ...

Senate OKs special session bill

CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming Senate has passed a bill allowing for a special legislative session to deal with fallout from the recent state Supreme Court decision in ...

Pool, R Rec and skate park biggest rec fund recipients

The Fremont County School District 25 Recreation Board awarded roughly $210,000 this year for organizations serving District 25 patrons. The money is generated ...

Five finalists, three interviews for central museum director position

The Fremont County Museums Board continues to face questions about plans to name a central director to oversee all three county museums. The Fremont County ...

Regional basketball tournaments mean boost for business

Economic expectations are high in Cheyenne when Frontier Days comes around each summer. The business people of Cheyenne refer to the last full week in July as ...

Bennett seeks GOP nomination for county attorney post

Fremont County Attorney Michael Bennett hopes to continue working on several projects and representing Fremont County residents in court by seeking a second ...

Senators vote 'no' on amending superintendent job in constitution

Fremont County's state senators both voted against a bill that proposed amending the constitutional duties of the State Superintendent of Public ...

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Deaths
BOGACZ
Elizabeth Mae "Betty" Bogacz, 89, of Riverton, died Saturday, Feb. 22, at Help for Health in Riverton. Funeral services will be at 11 ...

Therapists offering free help to veterans

The Soldiers Project in Riverton will provide psychological aid to military personnel who served in Iraq and Afghanistan.

The physical structure that ...

 
 

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