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Cheyenne man pleads guilty in August wreck that killed three

GREELEY, Colo. -- A 22-year-old man who was determined to have caused an automibile crash in northern Colorado that killed two siblings and an Air Force senior ...

Idaho worries about new Wyoming lottery's effect on revenue across border

BOISE, Idaho -- Wyoming's upstart lottery could take a bite of out what have been steadily growing sales since the first $1 scratch ticket was sold in Idaho in ...

JACKSON -- Filmmaker Quentin Tarantino, who is known for rampantly killing off characters in his movies, decided this time to kill his script, much to the ...

Jeffrey City High School was in decline in the winter of 1992. Enrollment had plunged so far that the school couldn't field either a boys or girls basketball ...

Dubois mayor voices concern over museum resignations

Dubois Mayor Twila Blakeman wants Fremont County commissioners to rehire two Dubois museum staff who resigned. She also seeks reassurance on the direction of ...

Shoshone National Forest hiring seasonal workforce

The Shoshone National Forest is looking for a dedicated, hardworking, highly capable workforce for the summer.
Forest managers will fill temporary, seasonal ...

Rez students participate in National Drug Facts Week

In celebration of National Drug Facts Week, students from Arapahoe Middle School were encouraged to be drug and alcohol free and learned about the dangers of ...

WyDOT engineering office closes

The Wyoming Department of Transportation's Dubois engineering office permanent closed its doors Saturday.
WyDOT's construction crew in Dubois is relocating to ...

Carnegie Room opens with 'Rusalka'

The opera begins at 11 a.m. Saturday with a dedication ceremony at 1:15 p.m.

The Fremont County Library in Lander plans a grand opening of the ...

Groups taking applications for rangeland internships

The program gives budding agriculturalists ranching experience and educational opportunities.

The Wyoming Stock Growers Association, Wyoming ...

Obama to be invited to education conference

Wyoming Department of Education officials say the agency will send an invitation to President Barack Obama, asking him to be a guest at the Wyoming Native ...

Two new classes at RHS; three apply for rec board seats

Fremont County School District 25 has approved two new Riverton High School courses.
Principal John Griffith described for the school board the new academic ...

Sources now sought for operations at Wind River Job Corps Center

The facility is under construction near Riverton Regional Airport.

The U.S. Department of Labor is seeking sources interested in operating the Wind ...

State's delays on Hill's reinstatement called a 'detour,' by staff

Members of the senior leadership team for Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill said they were confused by Attorney General Peter Michael's ...

Field set for council vacancies; six to be interviewed Tuesday

A final pool of six hopefuls has been finalized for the two vacancies on the Riverton City Council.
Six candidates submitted their formal letters of interest ...

Wild game dinner comes to Riverton

A relatively new tradition in Riverton offers residents a chance to sample a variety of game meats from the local area.
The Third Annual Wild Game Dinner ...

Today

GREEN
A son was born to DaleRae Green, of Fort Washakie, at 9:06 p.m. Sept. 19, 2013, at Lander Regional Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces.

GREEN ...

Death in Riverton City Park ruled accidental

Toxicology results show Dana Eagle, 36, of Riverton, was intoxicated at the time of his December death in Riverton City Park.
The incident was ruled an ...

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Storm dumps snow, closes I-25
CHEYENNE -- A snowstorm dumped heavy snow and slickened roads and highways in Wyoming. One major highway was closed Friday ...

CHEYENNE -- Catholic organizations in Wyoming filed a federal lawsuit Thursday challenging the birth-control coverage requirement in federal government's health ...

 
 

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