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Traces of benzene found in Jackson drinking well

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) -- Environmental officials have found traces of a volatile organic compound in a well that supplies drinking water to the town of Jackson.
A ...


Editor's note: This piece was compiled using archives from The Ranger and from "Central Wyoming College: The First Twenty-Five Years," a CWC publication. ...

Holiday enthusiasts of all ages gathered at the Festival of Trees family night Thursday at the Fremont Center. The festival continues Friday night with the ...

Organizers calling for family justice center on reservation land

Part 1 of 2.

The Wind River Indian Reservation is in need of a family justice center that brings together a variety of agencies to supports victims ...

Bear hunting on the rise, population still strong

By Daniel Bendtsen
Staff Writer

The number of black bears killed by hunters in Wyoming has grown consistently since the state re-established a hunting ...

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Births

KAULAITY
A daughter was born to Rachel Peery of Pawhuska, Oklahoma and Jameson Kaulaity of Ethete at 8:16 ...

65 named to Wind River high school honor roll

9th Grade
Principal's List: McCaden Anderson, Colton Befus, Dennis Bousman, and Reata Hindman.
A Honors: Jade Barrett, Jade Ann Carroll, Taylor ...

No one was injured during an electrical issue in a rain gutter at about 4:30 p.m. Thursday the Central Wyoming College Intertribal Education and Community ...

Wyoming digest

Casper teen died in jail
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) -- Authorities are investigating the death of a 19-year-old Casper man who died days after being booked into ...

48 named to Wind River Middle School honor roll

6th Grade
Principal's List: JayCee Herbert, Calder Johnson, Brayden Leonhardt, Wylie Shearer, and Hunter Walker.
A Honors: Jayton Barquin, Aryss ...

EPA calls study of coal export project flawed

The agency says the review failed to look closely at potential environmental impacts.

LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) -- The Environmental Protection Agency has ...

Wyoming digest

Park looks at bison cull
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Yellowstone National Park biologists say more than 900 wild bison would need to be killed or removed ...

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Community Calendar

Thursday December 1

"The Effect of Gamma Rays in Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds" is at 7 ...

UW study shows impact of hunters, anglers on economy

In 2015, sportsmen and women in Fremont County spent $22.5 million dollars.

A University of Wyoming study for Fremont County on the economic impacts ...

Riverton Valley Irrigation District laid about 1,200 feet of cement pipe on Sunset Drive from about a block east of Federal Boulevard to North 16th Street ...

Mead says no more cuts in supplemental budget

CHEYENNE (TNS) - Gov. Matt Mead isn't proposing additional cuts for Wyoming's general fund budget, but he said education funding is in a "real crisis."
Mead ...



Editor's note: This piece was compiled using archives from The Ranger and from "Central Wyoming College: The First Twenty-Five Years," a CWC ...

City trying to settle suit with motel

Attorneys for Riverton will join a settlement conference Friday morning in hopes of ending a lawsuit filed by the local Days Inn motel.
The city had ordered ...

Land use planning overhaul will up public involvement

Some members of Congress, industry groups and local officials have criticized the move.

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- U.S. government officials have ...

State should tap 'fresh eyes' to balance budget

Wyoming's declining revenue picture continues. The Governor and legislators obviously are anxiously waiting for the next Consensus Revenue Estimating Group's ...

 
 

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