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Modelers park will have to relocate

The Wyoming Modelers Park Association is looking for a new home in Fremont County now that the state has decided to sell the land occupied by the current WMPA ...

New coroner says county can't store bodies while families debate

Charging for storing bodies and a grave site for paupers were among the potential policies new Fremont County Coroner Mark Stratmoen discussed with Fremont ...

Library hosting film series

The Riverton Branch Library will continue its Second Annual Native American Film Series on Wednesday with "California Indian," a contemporary story that cuts ...

The way it was: County commissioners -- 1963

The Fremont County Commission has five members now, but it was a three-person body for most of its existence. This picture from 1963 shows four men, but one ...

Wyoming PBS to screen 'Shakespeare Uncovered'

Wyoming PBS and the Lander Library will host a special screening of "Shakespeare Uncovered: The Taming of the Shrew" at 7 p.m. Thursday at the library, 451 ...

Winters wants Medicaid discussion, more funding for counties

State Rep. Nathan Winters, R-Thermopolis, said county funding is an issue that needs to be raised during the current legislative session.
Winters, who has ...

Beating a cheat

County group to try an experimental, biological agent to suppress cheatgrass

Cheatgrass pops up in just about every environmental, land management ...

Wyoming Indian holds off Wind River 65-59 in rugged contest Friday

ETHETE -- For the second time this season, Wyoming Indian held on to beat rival Wind River 65-59 Friday night. The game was the first in conference play ...

Wolverines down Lander 63-55

The cross-county rivalry game was played out before a packed house at Lander's Bob Carey Memorial Fieldhouse.

Brothers Brandon and Brady ...

Miscalculation

The terrorists who slaughtered the cartoonists have created a monster

The miserable human beings who committed the cold-blooded murders last week in ...

Tiger wrestlers trail early but come back to beat Worland

Six pins by Lander wrestlers propelled the Tigers to a 47-36 victory Thursday against the Worland Warriors at Bob Carey Memorial Fieldhouse.
LVHS entered the ...

State has enough liquor business licenses already

Editor:
Our state legislators will be asked in the new session in Cheyenne to increase the number of liquor licenses available to businesses.
I think this ...

Rustler men 2-0, women 1-1 on Montana road trip

A long trip to Montana started off with a convincing 70-57 victory Friday for the Central Wyoming College men's basketball team against Miles Community ...

James D. Matson

James Matson of Riverton died at his home on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015. He was 74 years old.
A memorial service begins at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 20, at St. ...

St. Stephen's girls ring up big wins Friday and Saturday for league lead

The St. Stephen's Lady Eagles enjoyed a big weekend with a sweep of Northwest 1-A Conference opponents.
The Eagles put the mercy rule on Dubois Friday night ...

Chief girls undefeated in 2-A Southwest

ETHETE -- Wyoming Indian walloped the visiting Wind River girls 75-21 Friday at Ethete. The win was the second of the year for the Lady Chiefs over the ...

Wyoming digest

New lottery game on the way
CHEYENNE -- Lottery players in Wyoming will have a new game to play this spring.
The Wyoming Lottery Corporation announced ...

Salisbury's seven treys power RHS girls past Lander by 51-44 score

The Riverton Lady Wolverines responded well Friday night after falling behind 32-27 in the second half to the Lander Valley High School Tigers at Bob Carey ...

Eagles beat Dubois at home, then get routed by Burlington to even league mark at 1-1

It was a roller-coaster weekend for the St. Stephen's Eagles. They took care of conference rival Dubois 74-57 at home on Friday, but fell hard to Class 1- A ...

UW wins triple overtime thriller at Fresno to bounce back from setback to S.D. State

FRESNO, Calif. -- After three overtimes, Wyoming coach Larry Shyatt felt fortunate just to be on the winning end no matter how hard it was to get there.
Larry ...

 
 

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