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A busy year for Shoshoni FFA

The Shoshoni FFA has had a busy year and is gearing up for another successful year to come. Some chapter highlights include, a chapter officer retreat to ...

Local students perform at all-state music festival

Seventeen Fremont County vocal and instrumental musicians have earned all-state music recognition this year. The all-state music festival and concert was Jan. ...

Online tax bills pass, with differences

The Senate version now heads back to the House for a concurrence vote.

(AP) -- A bill that would have online companies that sell goods to Wyoming ...

Young musicians prevail at Stars of Tomorrow

The Riverton Kiwanis Club hosted their 22nd annual Stars of Tomorrow talent contest Saturday, February 11, at the Robert A. Peck Arts Center ...

In coal state, new supercomputer crunches climate change

It got to work a few weeks ago crunching numbers for several ambitious projects, from modeling air currents at wind farms to figuring out how to better ...

14 from FreCo graduate from UW

The following Fremont County students graduated from the University of Wyoming in the fall:

Dubois
Cody Lee Day BS

Lander
Jordan ...

Tribal license plate bill passed in Senate on unanimous vote

A bill to establish specialty Wyoming license platesconnected to the Eastern Shoshone and Northern Arapaho tribespassed in the Wyoming Senate withno "nay" ...

Growing veggies locally a challenge, but a fun one, say Master Gardeners

They spoke to winter-bound enthusiasts at Fremont Count Farm and Ranch Days.

Somewhere beneath the deep snow, the ice and the frost, garden plots ...

Lander chapter marks FFA Week with several events

The Lander FFA Chapter consistently produces young people who are motivated and capable. This is evident by the number of State FFA Degrees, American FFA ...

'Our teachers are nervous'

Snyder says all eyes on Legislature as final funding moves near

Terry Snyder, superintendent of Riverton schools, said he's grateful the second half of the ...

Lander schools first to adopt copy cost guidelines

Since a law went into effect recently allowing government agencies to charge "a reasonable cost" for digital public documents, Fremont County School District 1 ...

Wyoming digest

Phony service animals could become crime
CHEYENNE (AP) -- A Wyoming lawmaker wants to make misrepresenting a pet as a service animal a crime.
The ...

Performers needed for Dubois cook-off

Musicians are needed for the Soup and Bread Cook-off and Hootenanny (Soupenanny!) on Feb. 25 at the Headwaters Arts and Conference Center in Dubois.
The Soup ...

Economic, political stressors test local ag community

Coming off a year with record beef production, University of Wyoming livestock marketing specialist Bridger Feuz said a continually increased supply of meat ...

Debate on two gun bills illustrates differences

The Senate Judiciary Committee voted 4-1 Wednesday to send House Bills 136 and 137 to the full Senate for additional debate.

CHEYENNE (AP) -- After ...

Wyoming digest

Marijuana ballot petition fails again
CHEYENNE (AP) -- A group working to legalize medical marijuana in Wyoming has failed a second time to gather ...

State approves WLRC reconstruction

The reconstruction of the Wyoming Life Resource Center is set for approval by Gov. Matt Mead after the Senate passed a funding bill for the Lander facility and ...

Case, other senators criticize ENDOW

Wyoming Sen. Cale Case, R-Lander, is opposed to an effort Senate President Eli Bebout, R-Riverton, sponsored this year in an effort to spur economic ...

Tuesday notes

Births

SHAKESPEARE
A child was born to Charnele Jenkins of Riverton and Donavon Shakespeare of Browning, Montana at 1:49 a.m. February 10 at SageWest ...

BLM proposes oil, gas parcels for June lease

The Bureau of Land Management's Wyoming office has posted its proposed list of parcels for the quarterly competitive oil and gas lease sale scheduled for June ...

 
 

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