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Bank robbery suspect arrested
EVANSVILLE (AP) -- Police in Natrona County have arrested a man in connection with a bank robbery in Evansville.
Police ...

One dead, one injured in fire at Sheridan house

SHERIDAN (AP) -- Authorities say a 28-year-old man died in a house fire in Sheridan, and another person was treated at a hospital for smoke inhalation.
The ...

Long storm boosted Wyoming snowpack; flood risk up locally

The flooding outlook now is described as "moderate" in several low-lying areas of Fremont County.

A succession of spring snowstorms over the last ...

Hypothermia deaths rising countywide

Fremont County Coroner Mark Stratmoen said Fremont County is seeing an unusual spike in hypothermia deaths in 2016, with six deaths already recorded.
It's ...

Shoshones were buyers of Honor Farm land; say no casino planned

The Eastern Shoshone Business Council revealed this week that it was behind the $1.7 million purchase of 302 acres of Wyoming Honor Farm land north of ...

High hopes for recruitment, enrollment at CWC via new software

More new students are expected to enroll at Central Wyoming College in coming years due to the acquisition of an updated recruitment system.
The CWC Board of ...

Students from Jackson, Aspen Park and Ashgrove elementary schools celebrated Riverton's annual Sports Day May 3 at the field behind Riverton High School. From ...

New robot developed at UW could be put to use as a physical therapy 'coach'

For the past two semesters, Debbie Kretzchmar has met with a new friend in a small lab in the University of Wyoming's Engineering Building. The nontraditional ...

Medical grants offered for kids

The UnitedHealthcare Children's Foundation is seeking grant applications from Wyoming families in need of financial assistance to help pay for a child's health ...

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Corrections


The first sentence in Friday's article on salary increases in the county's attorney office should have ...

Finally, pine beetle outbreak eases

But hundreds of thousands of dead, hazardous trees remain

The mountain pine beetle outbreak that spanned almost two decades is all but over in ...

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Murder suspect arrested in Wyoming
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) -- A suspect in a killing outside of a South Dakota casino last week led troopers on a ...

The Week in Review: 04/25/16 - 05/01/16

Monday

World and nation
WARWICK, R.I. (TNS) -- Ted Cruz and John Kasich couldn't count on voters to stop ...

The annual Voice of Democracy patriotic speaking contest had produced its local champions as May arrived in 1963, and a Lander student took her winning remarks ...

Monday deadline for BLM advisory council nominations

The Bureau of Land Management is seeking public nominations to fill four open positions on its Wyoming Resource Advisory Council, which advises the BLM on ...

Student photographers excel at state contest

Central Wyoming College professor Lonnie Slack and photography students attended the Wyoming Professional Photographers Association annual convention in Casper ...

Traffic control will be in place near the work south of Riverton, with minimal delays.

Erosion repair, seeding, reclamation, final Little Wind River ...

Sandbags available at three sites if flooding starts to pose risk

Fremont County Emergency Management Agency is monitoring the Big Wind, Little Wind, and Popo Agie rivers for signs of flooding.
If water conditions in your ...

Free cancer screening offered Thursday evening in Lander

Wyoming Cancer Resource Center, Rocky Mountain Onco-logy and local medical personnel are providing free cancer screenings in Lander this Thursday, May 5.
The ...

State artists convention set May-8 in Dubois

The annual Wyoming Artists Association Convention is scheduled for May 6-8 in Dubois.
The public is cordially invited to all events, which include a quick ...

 
 

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