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Lawmakers suggest fines for edible marijuana

CHEYENNE (AP) -- A legislative panel has suggested specific graduated penalties for possession of marijuana edibles that police say are increasingly coming into ...

Wyoming digest

Man charged with murder, cutting up bodies
GILLETTE (AP) -- A judge set bail at $2.5 million Tuesday for a Gillette man charged in the deaths of two men ...

Opening night for Central Wyoming College's performance of William Shakespeare's "The Tempest" is at 7 p.m. Thursday, October 13 at the Robert A. Peck Arts ...

Economists say statewide recession leveling off

A hot summer increased the demand on power plants to fuel air conditioning, which in turn boosts the natural gas price and makes coal more ...

Tribes getting $3M from new settlement in coming weeks

The administrator of a class-action lawsuit against the federal government has informed the Eastern Shoshone and Northern Arapaho tribes that they'll receive ...

At last, boardings increase at airport

September figure doubles last year's

After thee years of dwindling numbers, passenger boardings began to rebound over the summer at Riverton ...

CWC students part of national research program

Eight Central Wyoming College students participated in undergraduate research as part of the National Institutes of Health-funded IDeA Networks for Biomedical ...

Senior center setting new policies; new board to be announced

Riverton senior citizens submitted their votes Monday for candidates vying for up to five open seats on the nine-member Riverton Senior Citizens Center Board ...

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GROATHOUSE
Funeral services for Ronald Dale Groathouse, 73, will be held 11 a.m., Saturday, October 15 at ...

Idaho segments final hurdle in power line

BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- Federal officials released a plan for two high-voltage transmission lines in southwestern Idaho that avoid sage grouse habitat and private ...

Wyo delegation standing with Donald Trump amid new controversy

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Count Liz Cheney among those still supporting Donald Trump, even as a number of Republicans abandon their party's presidential nominee because ...

Health premiums up in state, but rate of growth slower than before Affordable Care Act be

New studies released this week show Wyomingites are experiencing slower growth in health care premiums, increased access to coverage, and higher quality of ...

BIA says tribes can't separate programs; NAT again asks for court action

When the Northern Arapaho Business Council left the Joint Business Council in 2014, it had still expected to find some agreement with the Eastern Shoshone ...

Wyoming digest

Driver killed in fiery truck crash
GILLETTE (AP) -- Campbell County officials have identified a semitrailer driver who died after crashing into propane ...

Riverton High School's homecoming royalty was announced at the school's coronation Tuesday morning. From left, Braxton Crofts (FFA) and Heather McLaughlin ...

The Eastern Shoshone Tribe will be one of 50 federally recognized American Indian tribes to come together to oppose the U.S. government's plan to remove the ...

Judge says tribe in contempt for not complying with his order

John St. Clair, chief judge for the Shoshone and Arapaho Tribal Court, has found the Shoshone Business Council in contempt of court for violating a ...

Jobless rate down for month; still lags last year's performance

The unemployment picture in Fremont County improved in the mid-summer, although effects of a year-long decline are still evident.
Data compiled from the ...

1906 was a significant year for Fremont County. Passenger railroad service arrived, helping enable the founding of Shoshoni and Riverton.
This picture shows ...

Changes at senior center include coming board vote

An updated agreement, a new executive director and an upcoming board election are bringing changes to the Riverton Senior Citizens Center.
In May, the City ...

 
 

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