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Cowboy golfers second after two rounds of MWC tourney

TUCSON, Ariz. - University of Wyoming's Kamrin Allen shot a 76 (+5) during the second round of the 2014 Mountain West Championship on the par-71, 7,144 yard ...

Two more big victories in the books for LVHS boys

The Lander boys nearly pitched a shutout on the soccer weekend with a road sweep over Douglas and Torrington.
Friday in Goshen County, the Tigers blew past ...

DUBOIS -- It was a homecoming weekend of sorts on a weekend with competition limited by proms, pow wows and basketball tournaments.
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Lander girls bombard two opponents on soccer field

Ella Walsh pulled off a second-half hat trick to pace the Tiger effort
on Saturday.

The Lander Valley High School girls moved to 10-1 on the soccer ...

Herr blisters field in 400 on Douglas oval; Watts wins 100 meters again

A personal best of 49.94 Friday by Lander's Tristen Herr in the 400-meter dash highlighted a three-team entry of Fremont County Schools at the Douglas Track ...

Wolverines stay in race for West 4-A soccer title

The Riverton Wolverines boys soccer team completed a Class 4-A league sweep over Rock Springs with a 3-2 win Friday on the road in Sweetwater County.
The ...

The rich just got more powerful

Thanks to the Supreme Court, the 1 percent is free at last to try and buy the kind of government it prefers.

In his 1972 epic on the origins of the ...

Prying information out of Cheyenne

Give it a try if you like, but don't expect much.

Test pilot Chuck Yeager turns to his friend and fellow pilot Jack Ridley and says, "Well, I'll tell ...

The EPA border ruling is 'correct,' so please send the back payment for royalties

Editor:
I believe the EPA decision about Riverton and all areas with in 50 miles of the Wind River Indian Reservation to be correct. I also believe that if ...

Unsettling spectacle

Our county museums system longs for a period of long-term stability

It is unsettling to witness the arrest and pending prosecution of former Fremont ...

State needs alternative to lethal injection for executions, prisons boss says

Many states have had problems getting execution drugs.

The head of the Wyoming Department of Corrections wants state lawmakers to consider ...

Microsoft plans for data center

CHEYENNE -- Microsoft Corp. plans to build another data center in Cheyenne, bringing its total investment in Wyoming's capital city to nearly $500 ...

Double killer locked up for rest of his life

CHEYENNE -- A judge has sentenced a Cheyenne man to three life prison terms without the possibility of parole for the killings of two women and the wounding of ...

RAWLINS -- Wyoming last week marked its 15th anniversary of wind generated electricity in the state. What began with 69 turbines in Carbon County has grown into ...

Lawmakers tilting away from special session on Cindy Hill

CHEYENNE -- Members of the Legislature's Joint Education Interim Committee don't see an urgent need for a special session to deal with fallout from a court ...

Road to Wyoming slide area could reopen soon

JACKSON -- Officials in Jackson say residents might soon regain use of the only road to their homes near a slow-moving landslide.
Crews have piled 400 tons of ...

The discovery of the famed Lucky Mc uranium deposits in the Gas Hills east of Riverton sparked a rush of new prospecting in Fremont County.
Ordinary citizens ...

United Tribes Club powwow set

Colorful regalia, artisans, American Indian drummers and dancers and a powerful social gathering are all part of the Central Wyoming College United Tribes Club ...

Family displaced after blaze destroys trailer home

Dubois fire chief Mike Franchini said the incident does not appear to be suspicious in nature.

No one was injured in a fire Wednesday afternoon that ...

CWC to present choral masterwork

The Central Wyoming College Collegiate Chorale and special guest musicians will present Carl Orff's choral masterwork "Carmina Burana" on Saturday in the ...

 
 

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