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New power plant opens
CHEYENNE -- Power company officials on Tuesday marked the opening of a new gas-fired power plant in Cheyenne that replaces several ...

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Corrections
In Friday's Ranger, the page one story "Third murder suspect now held at state penitentiary" should have said the alleged murder weapon is ...

Suicide prevention program enters sixth year

The Eastern Shoshone Suicide Prevention group on the Wind River Indian Reservation recently was highlighted on the Indian Health Services website --ihs.gov ...

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Man hit, killed by SUV
CHEYENNE -- Authorities say a 25-year-old man was struck and killed by an SUV while he was helping a driver whose vehicle had ...

County tries to speed election data

CHEYENNE -- Elections officials in Cheyenne are hoping to speed elections returns after a clunky August primary.
Laramie County Clerk Debbye Lathrop said the ...

Endorsements stirring up race for state superintendent

A political group representing Wyoming teachers has withdrawn its endorsement of Republican candidate Jillian Balow for state superintendent of public ...

A Riverton man faces a charge of aggravated vehicular homicide in the death of a Worland woman.
In court on Monday, 54-year-old Rick Capellen didn't respond ...

Marcus wants to continue service on Shoshoni's town council

Shoshoni town councilman Bill Marcus is running for another term. He has been in office for 10 years.
The top two vote-getters in the multi-candidate race ...

Fed judge fines county irrigation district, former manager $600K

A federal judge has ordered a Fremont County irrigation district and a former manager to start work immediately to remove four dikes that he ruled were ...

City eyes rate structure for rollout trash change-over

The city of Riverton soon will offer a new billing rate if residents use a 45-gallon rollout trash container and do not recycle. The city council has approved ...

Eight Fremont County elected offices have only one candidate on Tuesday's ballot.

Dozens of people are running unopposed this election cycle, ...

The Hon. Clarence "Bud" Addison Brimmer Jr. of Cheyenne died Oct. 23, 2014, at the Boulder Community Foothills Hospital in Boulder, Colo. He was 92.
Brimmer ...

New UW facility to serve as university's 'front door'

The University of Wyoming cut the ribbon Friday on the Marian H. Rochelle Gateway Center -- a dramatic welcoming center with state-of-the-art technological ...

Cable splicer a busy man around ski areas

JACKSON -- Replacing a cable on a ski lift doesn't require a mechanic, it requires an artist. Fortunately for Jackson Hole's ski epicenters, a world-class cable ...

With an eye on the coming session of the Wyoming Legislature, the Fremont County Association of Governments invited local lawmakers to hear concerns on topics ...

College hosting Halls of Horrors event this week

Thrill-seekers can take guided tours this week through the dark halls of the Robert A. Peck Arts Center at Central Wyoming College.
Around every corner will ...

Central Wyoming College and the Wyoming Department of Administration and Information have announced that construction has begun on the new CWC Lander Center, ...

Classical musicians to perform two public concerts in Fremont County

Cellist Evan Drachman and pianist Mary Au will perform two public concerts this fall in Fremont County.
The first show is at 2 p.m. Nov. 2 at the Riverton ...

A new display on historic Wyoming hotels has opened at the Pioneer Museum in Lander.
The display, titled "A Room for the Night," is a collaboration between ...

Weight to determine registration fee for campers

Fremont County Treasurer Scott Harnsberger has announced that beginning Jan. 1, most house trailer (campers) registration fees will increase from a flat $15 ...

 
 

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