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Three men vying to become the next president at Central Wyoming College are in Riverton this week for interviews with school staff, members of the public and ...

Julia May Ramsey

Julia May Ramsey died Saturday, April 12, 2014, at home in the arms of her husband after a brave battle with multiple illnesses. She was 74 years old.
A ...

Woman charged with first-degree murder for death of newborn

Federal prosecutors charged an Eastern Shoshone woman with first-degree murder on Tuesday in the death of a newborn boy three weeks ago.
An affidavit in the ...

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Births
McFARLAND
A son was born to Alyssa and Scott McFarland, of Riverton, at 7:57 a.m. Feb. 26, 2014, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. He weighed 7 ...

Cecilia Marian (Dean) Heninger

Cecilia Marian (Dean) Heninger, of Lander, died Sunday, April 13, 2014, at Westward Heights Care Center in Lander. She was 88 years old.
Services will be at ...

Alzheimer's Association offering grant to caregivers

The Alzheimer's Association's Respite Care Assistance Program is offering relief to caregivers.
The purpose of the program is to give family caregivers time ...

Dietitian says new health routines require planning

When it comes to finding the perfect diet to help shed winter weight, dietitian Susan Kreager said the best way to begin is to start planning ahead.
Kreager ...

WYhealth Due Date Plus helps women follow through on prenatal care with the goal of preventing premature births.

A new smart phone app from the ...

You pay taxes --why doesn't General Electric?

Editor:
You pay your fair share of taxes. Small businesses do too. It's the price we pay to educate our kids, protect our communities and have some security ...

Tuesday notes

Calendar counting
Monday was about as close as we're going to get this year to one of those fun calendar numbers like Dec. 12, 2012 -- 12/12/12 -- or ...

Digest

House Speaker Lubnau to retire
CHEYENNE -- Wyoming House Speaker Tom Lubnau is retiring from the Legislature.
The Gillette Republican was elected ...

Money approved to stabilize hillside

JACKSON -- The Jackson Town Council has authorized up to $700,000 to build a massive buttress that could temporarily slow the landslide at East Gros Ventre ...

ELK MOUNTAIN -- Wyoming Highway Patrol officials say they're still counting up the dozens of cars and trucks involved in an Interstate 80 pileup that injured at ...

County clerk's office to take over some duties for museums

Fremont County Clerk Julie Freese has outlined a plan to have her office take over the former duties of the Fremont County Museums Board of Trustees ...

Carl King of Riverton is $200 richer Tuesday after finding the first of the two Ranger Easter eggs.
King found the egg along Webbwood Road near the new ...

ACLU wants to enter case on birth control benefits at Wyoming Catholic College

The American Civil Liberties Union is seeking to enter a pending federal lawsuit to argue against Roman Catholic organizations in Wyoming that are trying to ...

No plea deal in robbery outside store; trial set

One defendant in the case of a November mugging at Walmart is headed to trial on May 12.
Deputy Fremont County attorney Dan Stebner and public defender Terry ...

Lander soccer boys drop games to two top teams

Victories over Worland 4-0 and Cheyenne South 4-2 lifted the Lander Tigers into the gold bracket Saturday at the Green River Invitational soccer tournament. ...

Even cricket players make the most of Prexy's Pasture

In the center of the campus of the University of Wyoming, surrounded by historic, beautiful buildings such as the Wyoming Union, the College of Agriculture, ...

Grace Ann White Antelope Tointigh

Grace Ann White Antelope Tointigh died Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation-Wind River in Riverton. She was 69 years old.
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