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Shoshoni teams have no problem with Riverside

A pair of victories over Riverside by the Shoshoni Wranglers basketball squads Thursday night were good tune-ups for their showdown against county rival Wind ...

Four Riverton Wolverine swimmers closed out their home careers Thursday night against the Lander Tigers at the Riverton Aquatic Center.
The seniors for the ...

Riverton trailed by 15 points at halftime, but rallied to take the lead with under a minute to play.

The Riverton Wolverines dug themselves a ...

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GREEN
A son was born to DaleRae Green, of Fort Washakie, at 9:06 p.m. Sept. 19, 2013, at Lander Regional Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces.

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Death in Riverton City Park ruled accidental

Toxicology results show Dana Eagle, 36, of Riverton, was intoxicated at the time of his December death in Riverton City Park.
The incident was ruled an ...

Lander student named to dean's list at Creighton University

Barak Jones, of Lander, a third-year in the School of Dentistry, was named to the fall 2013 dean's list at Creighton University.
Full-time students who rank ...

UW names 56 county students to dean's lists

The University of Wyoming lists 56 students from Fremont County on the 2013 fall semester academic dean's and dean's freshman honor rolls.
Arapahoe: Jesse P. ...

Women recognized for heroic actions

On Oct. 11, Laurie Morgan and Angela Bihr risked their lives to save a woman after she lost consciousness while driving on Sunset Drive in Riverton.
Morgan ...

Nothing simple in Medicaid expansion

WASHINGTON -- When the U.S. Supreme Court in 2012 ruled that states could decide for themselves if they would expand Medicaid eligibility, many thought states ...

Shoshones' survival as a tribe being threatened

Editor:
I am writing in response to recent articles and letters to the editor about whether Riverton is on the Shoshone Indian Reservation, now called Wind ...

High road or low?

The state superintendent's enemies must ask themselves that question

Stung, understandably, by the Wyoming Supreme Court ruling that declared their ...

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Storm dumps snow, closes I-25
CHEYENNE -- A snowstorm dumped heavy snow and slickened roads and highways in Wyoming. One major highway was closed Friday ...

CHEYENNE -- Catholic organizations in Wyoming filed a federal lawsuit Thursday challenging the birth-control coverage requirement in federal government's health ...

AG will ask high court to reconsider 'Hill Bill' ruling

Wyoming's Attorney General has decided to request a rehearing from the Wyoming Supreme Court on its recent ruling that a law redefining the duties of the state ...

Search is on for bodies of Uden victims; case officially open for now

The Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation officially is keeping the Gerald Uden case open while it searches for the bodies of his victims killed 33 years ...

Winter Carnival Crab Crack preps for big crowd Saturday

A new addition to this weekend's 11th Annual Crab Crack event aligns with the Wild West Winter Carnival theme for 2014: "Snuggling in the Snow."
Local ...

City council splits 3-2 on plan for sewer service in subdivision

A new agreement approved by the city of Riverton and property owners may help expand sanitary sewer service in the future to more than 50 residents off of ...

College decides to search nationwide for next president

The Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees has decided to look both locally and nationwide for the school's next president.
The board met Wednesday in ...

Cowboys struggle at free-throw line in 67-62 setback at Fresno State

FRESNO, Calif. -- They're something that often does not get talked about -- unless they are missed.
Unfortunately, missed free throws were a talking point for ...

Head coach Joe Legerski wanted two things out of his University of Wyoming Cowgirls on Wednesday night against Fresno State: more balance on offense and for ...

 
 

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