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Shoshone tribe says it will continue with joint council despite Arapaho withdrawal

Both tribes met in the Joint Business Council to approve actions, payments and contracts for programs.

The Eastern Shoshone Tribe announced it would ...

Evidence of drug use found after crash

CASPER --Police in Casper found evidence of drug and inhalant use in a car that crashed into the Wyoming Medical Center last month, killing two passengers and ...

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Questar seeks lower gas rates
ROCK SPRINGS --Questar Gas is proposing to cut its natural gas rates in Wyoming by $900,000.
The proposal would mean ...

Record-high temps in late September 'unusual,' expert says

Two of last week's warm fall days broke heat records in Riverton and Lander.
Sept. 24 and Sept. 25 were the hottest on record for those dates in both Fremont ...

CASPER --Beginning Jan. 1, artists can begin sending submissions to the Wyoming Game and Fish Department for the conservation stamp art contest.
The winning ...

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Births
HUNTER
A son was born to La Nessa Morgan of Lander and Jarred Hunter of Cheyenne at 7:15 p.m. July 18 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. The ...

Today

Births
HORN
A daughter was born to Kayla Horn of Lander and Jon Horn of Lander at 9:48 a.m. July 9 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. The baby ...

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Trial set for 1972 killing
LARAMIE -- A Laramie man has pleaded not guilty to killing a 20-year-old woman 42 years ago.
Lance David Bean entered the ...

Plan would relocate officials during Capitol renovations

CHEYENNE -- Only the governor will have an office in the renovated state Capitol if some state lawmakers have their way.
The state is in the planning stages of ...

Full stabilization of landslide in Jackson put off to next year

JACKSON -- Town officials say they don't have enough time left before cold weather arrives to get going on a project to permanently stabilize a slow-moving ...

Wildlife reserve in Montana won't get Yellowstone bison

BILLINGS, Mont. -- Montana wildlife officials have dropped from consideration a private wildlife reserve in north-central Montana that was seeking to receive ...

Prosecutors reduce charges in bank kidnapping case

Days after raising the stakes to mandatory life in prison, prosecutors have done an about face and announced they would lower charges in a kidnapping ...

No human West Nile cases this year in county

Fremont County has fared well this year in avoiding West Nile virus, a mosquito-borne disease that can cause potentially serious illness in humans, according ...

Man hurt in bike-vehicle accident; no charges filed

A 49-year-old bicyclist from Arapahoe was struck by a vehicle Friday after he reportedly failed to stop at a stop sign at the intersection of South Broadway ...

The agriculture administrator for the Wyoming Sugar Company says the yield should be strong, and the sugar content should be high as well.

Experts ...

Judge sentences Lander man to five to 10 years in prison for robbery

A Lander man was sentenced to five to 10 years in prison Wednesday for his role in a robbery at the Riverton Walmart in November.
After more than an hour of ...

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Births
HARDMAN
A son was born to Charity Hardman of Riverton and John Hardman of Riverton at 11:38 a.m. July 24 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. The ...

Three nutritious and sweet breakfast recipes

As mornings get crisper and cozy beds tempt the snooze button, some of us will take any motivation we can get to roll out of bed.
Perhaps the promise of a ...

Digest

Snowmobile fees increase
CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming State Trails Program is reminding snowmobilers that registration fees have increased to help pay for ...

Armed man shot dead by Casper police

CASPER -- Police responding to a domestic disturbance Tuesday night in East Casper shot and killed an armed man.
Kebin Haller is the deputy director of ...

 
 

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