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Figuring out who we are

"Who I Am."
The subject is an assignment for the upcoming meeting of our Westword (not misspelled --we're just creative) Writers group.
I'm expecting a ...

Justice center money

The Wyoming Legislature has come through, so let the earnest planning begin

Fremont County got wonderful news this week when the Wyoming Legislature ...

Digest

Airman found dead at base
CHEYENNE -- Authorities are investigating the death of an airman at F.E. Warren Air Force Base.
Base officials said the ...

Education panel to pick up Hill probe

CHEYENNE -- A state legislative committee is being tasked with trying to come up with solutions to a recent state Supreme Court ruling involving the powers of ...

CHEYENNE -- Gov. Matt Mead has signed a bill to allow the state game and fish department to shift some of its costs away from sportsmen.
The measure Mead ...

Four couples file suit in state seeking permission for same-sex marriage

CHEYENNE -- Four gay couples and a gay rights advocacy group sued Gov. Matt Mead and other officials Wednesday in an attempt to get Wyoming to recognize gay ...

Governor signs budget bill; Friday adjournment set

CHEYENNE -- Gov. Matt Mead has signed the $3.3-billion budget bill that will cover state funding for the coming two years.
Mead made only minor line-item ...

Appointed clerk of court to run as GOP

Kristi H. Green is hopes voters will pick her to stay Fremont County's Clerk of District Court, the office she was appointed to in May. Green announced her ...

Employees at Central Wyoming College are excited about a potential new tradition for staff development day.
The idea was initiated last month, when employees ...

Group homes seeking director

Facilities in the group home program are operated in both Riverton and Lander.

The Fremont County Group Homes hopes to hire its new executive ...

Larry H. Hunter

Larry H. Hunter, a lifelong resident of Riverton, died Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation-Wind River. He was 76 years ...

River Rats beaten in shootout for state championship

The Riverton River Rats, a high school-aged hockey team, placed third Sunday at the state tournament in Casper.
After beating Sheridan in the first game of ...

Rams drop close first-round game to Guernsey at state

CASPER -- In the most entertaining game of the opening round at the state 1-A/2-A basketball tournament, the Dubois Rams battled the Guernsey Sunrise Vikings ...

Good showing for Fremont County wrestlers this season

Fremont County wrestlers didn't back down from anybody on the mats this season.
The teams and individuals found success at different levels to close out the ...

Eagle girls fall behind early, lose in Class 1-A state tourney opener

CASPER -- Experience has its benefits, especially in culminating events. The quartet of Lingle Fort Laramie seniors Kaylee Greenwald, Shaylee Rickard, ...

Mileto's career-high 30 not enough; Cowgirls fall 84-80 to Utah State

LARAMIE -- Despite a career high 30 points from Kaitlyn Mileto and a double-double from Fallon Lewis, the Wyoming basketball team fell short 84-80 against the ...

Wyoming Indian High School enters its Class 2-A state basketball tournament opener in familiar territory. The Chiefs finished the 2013 season with a ...

Lander boys enter 3-A West regional as top seed

Momentum is on the side of the Lander Tigers this week heading into the Class 3-A West boys and girls regional tournaments in Mountain View.
After sweeping ...

Tough draws for Dubois boys, St. Stephen's girls top open Class 1-A state

Guernsey-Sunrise is a surprise opponent for the Dubois Rams in their Class 1-A state tournament basketball debut Thursday at the Casper Events Center. The ...

Matsen takes third in state breaststroke; Horyza sets school record in 50 free

Riverton's Tyler Matsen swam to an all-state, third-place finish in the 100-yard breaststroke at the Wyoming High School Swimming and Diving Championships over ...

 
 

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