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They say the proposal would do away with the 12-year-old facility just north of Riverton.

Public comments are accepted through Oct. 2 on the proposed ...

Probation, restitution for man who made threats and caused damage at WLRC

The former Wyoming Life Resource Center employee who threatened his boss is to serve three years of supervised probation backed up by two to three years in ...

Judge nixes Wyoming remedy on minimum gray wolf population

CHEYENNE -- A federal judge has denied requests from the state of Wyoming, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife service and pro-hunting groups to change last week's ...

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State employee in DUI arrest
A Department of Education employee was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence in Sheridan while driving a ...

Grouse habitat drives $1B in rec spending, $87M in state

RENO, Nev. -- Advocates of protecting sage grouse habitat across Wyoming and the West say new research shows visitors to western federal rangelands with ...

Rule could affect air quality compliance

The EPA is expected to propose a draft rule by December and issue a final rule by October 2015.

CHEYENNE -- The air quality in Laramie County and ...

Weight Watchers sees its membership grow after relocating to athletic club

A Riverton Weight Watchers chapter has gained new members this year after changing its meeting location.
Meetings leader Jill Stark said an average of 20 to ...

Before the Center for Wound Care&Hyperbaric Medicineopened this summer at SageWest Health Care at Riverton, some local residents had to go to great lengths ...

Wolf advocates urge judge to keep protection in effect

Conservation groups are urging a federal judge not to allow the state of Wyoming to regain control of wolves.
The groups sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife ...

Car-bike wreck investigated; 84-year-old city man hurt

No charges have been filed in connection with a vehicle vs. bicycle accident that took place in the 100 block of Webbwood Road.
The incident involved an ...

Teen suspects arrested for car-theft spree in two states

Two 15-year-old Delta, Colo., boys are under arrest for larceny in connection with a string of vehicle thefts in Colorado and Wyoming.
They were located ...

Man's body found with 40 wounds; trio charged with murder

Three Northern Arapaho tribal members face federal first degree murder charges for stabbing Jared Little Whiteman to death around June 2 on the Wind River ...

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Births
GHORMLEY
A son was born to Stephanie Ghormley of Ethete and Todd Ghormley of Ethete at 2:09 p.m. June 12 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. The ...

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Colorado outbids Wyo for movie
DENVER -- Colorado on Friday approved a $5 million incentive package to lure production of the upcoming Quentin ...

The bear will remain in quarantine for 30 days to make sure she doesn't have parasites or disease, and then will be viewable to the ...

Mead: UW board imbalance will be fixed

Nine of the 12 trustees governing the University of Wyoming are registered Republicans, despite a state statute permitting only seven members to belong to the ...

Wyoming had voted for President Franklin D. Roosevelt a couple of times in earlier elections, but in 1944 the state swung Republican. Thomas Dewey gave FDR the ...

Thirteen graduate from summer Second Wind program

The course is funded by the U.S. Department of Labor to assist 18- to 21-year-olds who have had a youthful offense.

The Second Wind program at ...

Uden talks

Letters from triple murder illuminate some crime details

Questions have lingered about Gerald Uden's murdering his ex-wife and two adopted sons - ...

Tim Stathis began teaching in 1985 in different Alaska communities populated by Eskimos, the Tlingit culture and three tribes from the Athabascans of ...

 
 

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