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A son was born to Jordyn and Jacob Shepherd, of Riverton, at 7:57 a.m. Oct. 16, 2013, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. He weighed 8 ...

When societies break, citizens often seek to 'purify' the community

Christianity teaches that when an individual's life seems wrong, when he or she is overwhelmed with "sin," salvation can fix that wrongness. Salvation provides ...

Pingetzer earns American FFA Degree at national convention

CHEYENNE -- Thirty Wyoming FFA members were honored by the National FFA Organization on Nov. 2 at the National FFA Convention in Louisville, Ky., for receiving ...

Four selected as CWC's Native American Student Leaders

The students will serve as mentors for their peers and American Indian youth.

Four Central Wyoming College students have been selected as Native ...

Birch and Eggers to marry

Angie Birch, of Lusk, and Michael Eggers, of Pavillion, have announced their engagement.
The future bride is a 2003 graduate of Niobrara County High School ...

Welch and Grande wed

Lorenzo "Lee" Welch, formerly of Shoshoni, and Christine Grande were married Oct. 30, 2013, at the Hotel Delores in General Santos City, Philippines.
Friends ...

BLM seeking nominations to Resource Advisory Council

The Bureau of Land Management is accepting applications until Dec. 13.

The Bureau of Land Management in Wyoming has announced that it is seeking ...

RMS names students to honor roll

Riverton Middle School recently recognized the students who were named to the first-quarter honor roll for the 2013-14 school year.

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Eighth ...

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Hirsig: Costs high, help available
SHERIDAN -- Wyoming's insurance commissioner says health-insurance costs in the state are among the highest in the ...

Underground coal gasification plans challenged in Wyoming

CHEYENNE -- A state review panel opened a hearing Thursday on an environmental group's challenge of an application from an Australian company that wants to turn ...

Sternberg quits as UW president

The highly-touted administrator was on the job less than five months.

LARAMIE -- Dr. Robert Sternberg resigned as president of the University of ...

Expertise in global policy and economic structure was present Wednesday at Central Wyoming College as former U.S. Ambassador Marc Wall shared his experience ...

County sets terms for taking Kingfisher Road

Residents along the Dubois-area route have until Dec. 1 to agree to three conditions for county maintenance.

After months of discussion, the Fremont ...

News of Bob Sternberg's resignation as University of Wyoming president has revived the issue of how the UW Board of Trustees hires the leader of Wyoming's only ...

Two linked to Pitt meth ring take pleas, get lighter punishment

Two men arrested during a countywide methamphetamine bust in May have taken plea agreements that will spare them long prison terms.
Joseph Randall Summerlin ...

Column brought to mind riding train to college in '70 with dad

Editor:
I have clipped out and saved Steve Peck's column from Oct. 18 about driving with his 20-year-old son to college back east.
When I went to college in ...

Veterans are always held in high regard

Editor:
With Veterans Day this week, I felt the need to say a special thank-you to all of our veterans, currently serving, those who have served, those who ...

If only the sick and elderly sign up for ACA, it is bound to fail

One of these weeks, now that the Obama administration has recruited a SWAT team of computer whizzes, health care.gov will recover from its shambolic debut and ...

Sternberg's stunner

The University of Wyoming's new president is gone before Thanksgiving

Bob Sternberg won't be turning Wyoming into the best land-grant university in ...

Colorado holds off Wyoming in final minute for close victory

BOULDER, Colo. -- Miss after miss, Spencer Dinwiddie grew more and more frustrated by his usually trustworthy jumper.
So, the Colorado junior decided to ditch ...

 
 

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