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Entrepreneur hoping to launch tourism business for reservation

Fort Washakie resident John Enos is in the process of obtaining a "step-on" license from the Tribal Employment Rights Office.

Fort Washakie ...

Group helping artists on rez with business goals

Artists from the Wind River Indian Reservation will have the opportunity to settle in a new venue to sell their products with the help of the Wyoming Women's ...

Center of Hope receives $10,000 from tribe, casino

The Northern Arapaho Tribe and Wind River Hotel and Casino have donated $10,000 to Volunteers of America, which operates the Center of Hope in Riverton.
"We ...

WHP lieutenant supervising county retires after 31 years

Wyoming Highway Patrol Lt. Tom Adams retired Friday after 31 years of service.
He began his career with the WHP on May 5, 1984, stationed in Farson. He was ...

Ranchers help market beef to Japanese buyers

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Two Wyoming ranch families are part of an advertising campaign to promote and increase the demand for American beef in Japan.
The U.S. Meat ...

Game bird man shutting down after 40 years

By Eric Blom
Staff Writer

After 40 years George Cassell, is shutting down his game bird farm 5 miles north of Riverton. Business has been slow.
"I haven't ...

CWC receives $15,000 in scholarship funding from Daniels Fund

The Daniels Fund has awarded $70,000 in Boundless Opportunity Scholarship funds to Casper College, Central Wyoming College and Laramie County Community ...

Music store matching musicians with microphones

On the last Saturday of every month, Mammoth Music is opening its stage to anyone willing to take the microphone.
Musicians and singers are invited to ...

Food bank closing temporarily; organizers seek volunteers

The Riverton Community Food Bank has closed due to health problems affecting one of its organizers.
Nancy Eckstein, who runs the bank with her husband, Lloyd ...

State OKs EOG flaring request

The state Board of Land Commissioners has approved a company's request to avoid paying royalties to the state on natural gas that the company has flared in the ...

DWS urges unemployment insurance claimants to file online

The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services Unemployment Insurance Division is encouraging individuals to file for unemployment insurance benefits online. ...

Devon Energy makes Fortune magazine's best workplace list

Devon Energy has been named to Fortune magazine's list of the "100 Best Companies to Work For," the eighth consecutive year the company has earned a spot on ...

Davey retiring after 20 years with CWC

A retiring employee was commended for her service in February during a meeting of the Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees.
Martha Davey will retire at ...

Bill extends federal help to rural water systems

DENVER -- Senators from Colorado, Wyoming and Montana are co-sponsoring a bill to re-authorize training and other assistance for rural water ...

Hornecker named Community College Faculty Member of the Year

The Wyoming Association of Community College Trustees has named Casper College instructor Heath Hornecker as the Community College Faculty Member of the Year ...

Elected officials visit with ESBC; tribe reports on casino expansion

Newly elected Wyoming Secretary of State Ed Murray took advantage of an offer made by Rep. Jim Allen, R-Lander, to visit the Eastern Shoshone Tribe on March 26 ...

Class to offer farmers market grant training

Hands-on training for writing grants to promote farmers markets, local food programs and raising specialty crops is available April 18 in Lander.
"Writing ...

Canceled bus route affecting homeless

The Black Hills Stage Line bus service has canceled its route through Fremont County because of a lack of ridership.
According to the company, the Denver to ...

Fitness studio to merge with Teton Athletic Club in May

Renew Fitness Studio has announced plans to merge with Teton Athletic Club in Riverton. Renew Fitness Studio co-owners Kelli Gard and Sarah Remacle and Teton ...

WyoLotto sues Cheyenne man, claims he spread falsehoods

CHEYENNE -- WyoLotto is pressing a civil lawsuit that accuses a Cheyenne man of trying to sabotage its relationship with national lottery organizations.
The ...

 
 

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