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LARAMIE -- During the next seven years, The University of Wyoming plans to ramp up scholarship, faculty positions, fellowship funds and facilities with the goal ...

Threats made to courthouse; arrest, but no charges yet

A K-9 unit was called to search for explosives Friday at the Fremont County Courthouse in Lander in response to violent threats alleged to have been made by a ...

Women Restored, a local group educating women on sexual assault through a federal grant, welcomed Robin Poor Bear at the Wind River Hotel and Casino in a ...

Group pushing BLM to restrict drilling on sage grouse habitat

The initial focus is in the Douglas area, but land in Fremont County likely would be affected if the federal agency imposed the restrictions.

The ...

Early fall storms brings astounding snowpack totals

Wind River drainage at 359 percent

Early fall snowstorms have had a dramatic effect on snowpack conditions in Fremont County.
There was a major ...

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Deaths
DICKINSON
John Dickinson, 51, of Riverton, died Saturday, Oct. 26, at Help for Health Hospice. Per his request, cremation has taken place. A ...

Snow early in season means less spending on snowplows

Editor:
If we are going to get all this snow, I am just as glad that we are getting it now early in the fall/winter period rather than later. When it falls ...

An end to the middle class?

Imagine a future in which real wages for most workers decline year after year; a future in which middle-class jobs that disappeared in the Great Recession ...

Tuesday notes

Four out of five
Five weeks of autumn, four snowstorms. That is the updated tally for the strange fall of 2013 in the Wind River Basin of ...

John Dickinson

John Dickinson, of Riverton, died Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, at Help for Health Hospice Home. He was 51 years old.
Per his request, cremation has taken place. A ...

Capt. Francis "Ed" Edward Field

Capt. Francis "Ed" Edward Field died Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, at Westward Heights Care Center, where he had lived since August 2011. He was 89 years old.
Per ...

Jeanne Lucille Poirot

Jeanne Lucille Poirot, of Lander, died Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at home surrounded by family. She was 76 years old.
A memorial service for family and friends ...

Richard Hubbard

Richard Hubbard, formerly of Riverton, died Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, at Crook County Long Term Care Center. He was 74 years old.
Funeral services were ...

Bob Seipt

Bob Seipt, a lifelong Fremont County resident, died Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, at his home in Riverton with his children, Paul Seipt and Jean Younkin, by his side. ...

Joyce M. Duran

Joyce M. Duran, of Arapahoe, died Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at her home. She was 73 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29, at St. ...

Cokeville's second-quarter outburst sinks Shoshoni

The Wranglers travel to Worland on Tuesday for a three-way playoff with Burlinton and Riverside.

Top-ranked Cokeville lived up to its billing in a ...

Chiefs win seventh straight state XC title

The championship streak has reached seven straight Class 2-A boys cross country titles for the Wyoming Indian High School Chiefs.
WIHS kept its dynasty going ...

Late Score dooms Wyo in shootout loss to SJS

SAN JOSE, Calif. (Oct. 26, 2013) A career rushing day from sophomore running back Shaun Wick wasn't enough for the University of Wyoming football team to ...

State tournament volleyball berths were already locked up when the Wind River Cougars and the Shoshoni Wranglers squared off on Saturday night in Lander at the ...

With 22-21 victory over rival Riverton, Tigers clinch No. 2 seed for 3-A playoffs

The Lander Tigers are not under the radar anymore in Class 3-A football division after winning a wild 22-21 victory Thursday over the Riverton Wolverines and ...

 
 

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