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The competition is Friday night at the Gillette Invitational.

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Rosalie Baker, 87, of Pavillion, died Tuesday, Aug. 19, at Westward Heights Nursing Home in Lander. A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. ...

Merrell new administrator for Wyoming Life Resource Center

Adam Merrell has joined the Wyoming Department of Health as the new administrator for the Wyoming Life Resource Center in Lander.
Merrell has worked in ...

Herren retiring from WyDOT

Riverton senior engineering technician Kent Herren retired Aug. 8 from the Wyoming Department of Transportation after more than 32 years of service.
Herren ...

Lander eatery catches eye of New York Times travel blogger

In mid-July, a New York Times photographer and food and travel blogger stopped in Lander during a trip across the United States and were impressed by what they ...

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Student missing from Teton park
MOOSE --Authorities are searching for a Russian student who failed to turn up at his summer job in Grand Teton National ...

Touch-screens slow release of Laramie County's election results

CHEYENNE --Slow-counting touch-screen voting machines are one reason the initial results of Tuesday's primary election in Laramie County were not available ...

Officials to re-count ballots for Natrona County Commission

CASPER -- Natrona County officials are recounting the primary election ballots because two Republican candidates for county commissioner finished less than 1 ...

Balow says her campaign is gearing up for Nov. 4 election

CHEYENNE --Fresh off a Republican primary victory, state schools superintendent candidate Jillian Balow says her campaign will be readjusting its focus for the ...

Maldonado beats Brockie in Dem primary for Senate District 25 spot

Sergio Maldonado received a call at about 9:45 p.m. Tuesday from his challenger, Travis Brockie, in the Democratic primary for Wyoming Senate District ...

Case not 'real surprised' by Senate District 25 victory

After visiting with constituents during his re-election campaign this summer, Wyoming Senate District 25 Sen. Cale Case, R-Lander, said he wasn't too worried ...

Two arrested after 163-mile car chase ends in Rawlins

A stolen gray 2013 Dodge Charger led law enforcement on a high speed chase Tuesday afternoon that reached Rawlins from Riverton in less than 90 minutes. A ...

West Nile virus detected in city

Area residents have been warned to be vigilant in avoiding mosquitoes now that West Nile virus has been detected in city limits.
Local resident and mayoral ...

Nine file for general election one day after primary

On the day after Wyoming primary ballots were cast, nine people filed in Fremont County to become candidates in the November general elections.
Third-party ...

Winnie the Pooh was right: Bears love honey. But in real life those animals do not show their affection as charmingly as cartoons would have us believe.
A ...

Just getting started?

The primary election is a conclusion for some, a beginning for others

A primary election can leave several outcomes. Some we know already. Others ...

Richard Meisinger

Richard Meisinger died Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, at the Nebraska Masonic Home in Plattsmouth, Neb. He was 84 years old.
A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. ...

Sharing tips to stop scammers

Locally, I've heard reports of people who've lost their savings

Do you know for sure when or if you're being "scammed?"
It's becoming more and more ...

Rosalie Baker

Rosalie Baker, of Pavillion, died Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, at Westward Heights Nursing Home in Lander. She was 87 years old.
A memorial service will be at 2 ...

Francis Sitting Eagle

Francis Sitting Eagle, of Arapahoe, died Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. He was 34 years old.
A rosary will be at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, at St. Stephen's Catholic ...

 
 

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