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CABANAS
A child was born to Ariana Stodghill of Lander and Mario Cabanas of Lander at 6:58 p.m. April 2 ...

CWC names gas supplier

Central Wyoming College has chosen Secure Energy as its natural gas supplier for the next two years.
Willie Noseep, vice president for administrative services ...

Cooking classes teach vegan alternatives

Kelly Stratton grew up on a beef cattle ranch in Montana where her family ran 1,400 head of cattle.
But then shortly before moving to Riverton to take a job ...

FreCo beet growers eligible for disaster related biz loans

The Wyoming Business Council Board of Directors has voted to support the 60 families with ownership stake in Wyoming Sugar, an agricultural cooperative in the ...

Wool mill offers both a product and a good story

SHERIDAN (AP) -- These days, consumers are searching for more than just products while shopping. They're in search of a story.
Karen Hostetler recognized this ...

Willow Creek gets repairs during break

During spring break, Riverton was completing repairs that became necessary at Willow Creek Elementary School after the building suffered some damage during ...

Full reservoir being drawn down to prep for spring runoff

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Water managers are drawing down Bighorn Reservoir in north-central Wyoming to make room for spring runoff after heavy snow fell in the ...

Faculty push for more diversity on UW board

LARAMIE (AP) -- Faculty members at the University of Wyoming are calling for more diversity on the school's board of trustees.
The university's Faculty Senate ...

Man injured in fatal wreck faces weeks of rehab; drugs in other car

A Riverton man who suffered critical injuries in a two-car collision that killed three other people is facing weeks of recovery and rehabilitation in Utah. ...

Wyoming digest

Wind turbine expansion announced
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Utah's largest electricity provider has announced plans to build a wind turbine in Wyoming that ...

Senate panel hears local testimony on reservation infrastructure issues

A U.S. Senate committee learned about Wind River Indian Reservation issues during a roundtable discussion in Washington, D.C.
The meeting, titled "Building ...

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Births

WARD
A daughter was born to Scherrae Lawrence of Riverton and Thomas Ward of Riverton at 1:16 a.m. March ...

Wyoming and the West Digest

Suspect in grandmother's death arrested
WESTMINSTER, Colo. (AP) -- A man suspected in the death of his 75-year-old grandmother in Wyoming has been ...

Proposed drone factory in Powell called off; was OK'd for $43,000 grant

POWELL (AP) -- A plan to build a drone manufacturing facility at a municipal airport in northern Wyoming has been canceled.
Less than a month after receiving ...

Elk carcasses on refuge assessed for cause of death

JACKSON (AP) -- Weeks or even months after the death of the rotting calf elk he was about to peel off the pasture, Wyoming biologist Tim Pratt knew the animal ...

Former Riverton Police Department captain Eric Murphy was officially sworn in as the interim chief of police Tuesday during a Riverton City Council meeting. ...

Meet-and-greet for city administrator finalists Thursday

The public is invited to meet the three finalists for the permanent Riverton city administrator position this week.
A meet-and-greet event is set for 4-6 p.m. ...

Fatal fire started when cigarette sparked air hose

Officials say a Feb. 20 fire that killed a Riverton woman in her home on Primrose Lane was accidental, caused by smoking while on oxygen therapy.
The ...

With Wind River Basin snowpack at historic highs, seasonal runoff is expected to wear on local infrastructure this spring, especially if Fremont County ...

Warmer days coming; flood potential grows

Snow-water equivalent in the Wind River drainage is at its highest level for early April in 20 years.

Most of the snow that fell Tuesday in the Wind ...

 
 

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