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The building is named for Wyoming U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi.

LARAMIE -- Construction has begun in Laramie on a $50-million laboratory building for the ...

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Soldier killed in Afghanistan
CHEYENNE -- A member of the Wyoming Army National Guard has died while serving in Afghanistan.
The Wyoming Tribune Eagle ...

Slide danger zone includes Togwotee Pass

The avalanche danger in western Wyoming is high because of strong winds and heavy snow.
The Bridger-Teton National Forest Avalanche Center is warning against ...

Many improvement plans -- and more than half a million acres -- are affected by the delay, which has stretched for months.

A delay in a decision over ...

City gets good audit report; assets well ahead of liabilities

All financial operations for the City of Riverton received a passing grade in the annual audit summary from auditing firm Mader Tschacher Peterson & Co. ...

Fremont a penny-pincher when measured against most Wyoming counties

Fremont County's government continued to be scrupulous in fiscal year 2012 compared to other Wyoming counties.
Fremont County spent $825 per resident, less ...

License plates from Wyoming and Hawaii are America's favorites, says survey.
America's most attractive license plate comes from Wyoming, a new ...

State gains a rig; U.S. total increases by three

HOUSTON -- Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. rose by three this week to ...

New haze-reduction plan shown by EPA

CHEYENNE -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Friday released what it described as its final version of a plan to reduce atmospheric haze by cutting ...

At 107, Powell's 'Grandma T' is older than the town itself

POWELL -- Born in 1906 -- when Theodore Roosevelt served as president and Buffalo Bill's Wild West still toured Europe -- Dottie Turney is older than Powell ...

Digest

Science fair judges needed
Central Wyoming College seeks judges to rate projects created by middle and high school students during the West Central Regional ...

Two Riverton restaurants go smoke-free

Riverton residents looking to dine out or have a drink but do not like to sit in a smoky room have two more options. The Trailhead Family Restaurant stopped ...

Library to screen 'The Habit of Art'

National Theatre Live's 2010 broadcast of Alan Bennett's acclaimed play "The Habit of Art" will return to cinemas as part of the theater's 50th anniversary ...

Central Wyoming College seeking volunteer projects for service day

The staff at Central Wyoming College is offering its volunteer services to organizations and individuals in Fremont County.
Rather than schedule staff ...

UW entities hosting essay contest

The competition is open to University of Wyoming and Wyoming community college students.

In Wyoming, water plays a key role in politics, community ...

Poacher to pay $12,500 in fines

Joseph A. Holdren, 28, of Riverton, has pleaded guilty to killing an 18-point buck in October.

A Riverton man recently found that the trophy mule ...

House Speaker won't say yet if Hill probe will continue

One of the 16 witnesses who testified before a legislative committee looking into whether state schools Superintendent Cindy Hill committed any impeachable ...

Lawmaker: State will resist optional Medicaid expansion under the ACA

Meanwhile, a federally mandated increase in Medicaid can be covered comfortably by existing state revenues.

With revenues of about $3.7 billion ...

Employment zooming across Fremont County

Ongoing improvement in Fremont County employment moved from the steady to the spectacular in November, with big gains in the jobless rate, work force and total ...

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BEARING
Michael Bearing, 50, died Thursday, Jan. 2, in Phoenix. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, at Blue Sky Hall in ...

 
 

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