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CWC leaders in Washington for summit with lawmakers

Members of the Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees are in Washington, D.C., this week for the 2014 National Legislative Summit.
The annual meeting ...

State files petition on EPA action in fed appeals court

The state of Wyoming filed a petition Friday morning in the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals requesting a review of the Environmental Protection Agency's recent ...

EPA backs off border ruling for time being, acknowledges likely 'court proceedings'

The Environmental Protection Agency has decided to stay part of a recent ruling granting treatment as a state (TAS) to the Northern Arapaho and Eastern ...

James Earl Stephenson

James "Jim" Earl Stephenson, formerly of Fremont County, died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, at Hot Springs County Memorial Hospital after a battle with cancer. He ...

Wallace Wolfrang

Wallace Wolfrang died Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, in Casper. He was 81 years old.
A visitation will be 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 16, at Blue Sky Hall in ...

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Births
PORTER
A daughter was born to Kiri and Drew Porter, of Riverton, at 12:03 a.m. Nov. 28, 2013, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. She weighed 7 ...

Wolverine indoor track team to Simplott games

The track meet features athletes from across the western U.S.

The Riverton High School Wolverines are sending 11 indoor track athletes to the annual ...

Cowgirls connect for nine 3-pointers to get past San Diego State

Home or away, it's usually not a wise move to play a zone defense against the University of Wyoming Cowgirls.
San Diego State found that out first hand ...

Tied for first in 3-A West, Lander faces big road trip

Lander Tigers boys basketball coach Terry Hopkin is stressing that this is the part of the season when his players need to take it one game at a time and not ...

Split by Shoshoni girls tightens league standings

A split last weekend by the Shoshoni Wranglers girls basketball team has No. 2 seed in the Class 2-A Southwest conference up grabs.
Shoshoni took care of Big ...

RHS hosts Rock Springs on hardwood

Friday's doubleheader at Wolverine Gym starts with a 6 p.m. girls tipoff, with the boys to follow at about 7:30 p.m.

The Riverton Wolverines boys ...

Devon makes Fortune's best workplace list for seventh year

Devon Energy announced it has again been named to Fortune magazine's list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For. This marks Devon's seventh straight year to be ...

All subcontractors for CWC Sinks Canyon project hail from Wyoming

Administrators at Central Wyoming College were pleased to announce that all of the subcontractors involved in the school's housing project in Sinks Canyon are ...

Roughly 100 chickens are working extra hard this winter to provide area residents with farm fresh eggs from Melisa and Jim Crouch's business, Orchard Hill ...

There's a limit to how much secrecy we can stand

Let's start with the obvious: A democracy needs intelligence agencies. It needs to know what's happening in the world to keep the nation prepared and ...

Flashing speed sign 'really does help' on West Main

Editor:
The other day I was driving on West Main Street, and the sign that shows your speed as you are driving had been put up.
I think this is a very good ...

No corny love song at my house

But this Valentine's Day, there is plenty of love

With Valentine's Day imminent, we face a time during which a couple must discern the state of its ...

Autopsies add up

The numbers in support of a regional pathology center in our county do too

The more Fremont County learns about the prospect of headquartering a ...

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State files Hill rehearing request
CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming Supreme Court should reconsider and reverse -- or at least clarify -- its decision in the state ...

Stuck snowmobilers found safe near Togwotee

JACKSON -- Six snowmobilers from Minnesota are unharmed after spending a night stuck in the Wyoming back country near Togwotee Pass in the Bridger-Teton ...

 
 

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