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Tigers make semis in big Montana VB tourney

Another productive weekend was put in by the Lander Valley High School Tigers on the volleyball court Friday and Saturday at the annual Montana-Wyoming Border ...

Powell and Cody sweep Wolverine tennis teams

Jon Fraley and Virgil Morrison claimed the only victory for the Riverton Wolverines on the tennis court over the weekend in matches against Powell and Cody. ...

Family's volunteers keep RJFL rolling along

There are many things about our hometown that seem to never change.
Main Street intersects with Federal at City Park. The Wind River curls its way around town ...

The team roping competition turned out to be the best event for the Fremont County high school rodeo athletes Saturday and Sunday in Lander.
In the second ...

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Births
LITTLESHIELD
A son was born to Tesla Monique Goggles and Donovan Littleshield, of Riverton, at 8:44 p.m. Aug. 21, 2013, at Riverton Memorial ...

Public can see state health stats

The broad information collected by the Wyoming Department of Health's Vital Statistics Services program offers interesting snapshots about Wyoming's residents ...

Obama has tall order in selling public on Syria

WASHINGTON -- When President Barack Obama addresses the nation Tuesday in his bid for airstrikes against Syria, he will confront the most unfriendly political ...

New license rule good if speed limits are enforced

This new city rule which says you have to have a driver's license is pretty strange. You had to have a driver's license before anyway, but now the city gets to ...

Tuesday notes

Cooldown
Hot weather after Labor Day? Yes, indeed. We had at least three 90-degree days after last Monday's holiday, including a scorcher of 94 on ...

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK -- Yellowstone officials say they have seen increased traffic this summer at most entrances at the national park.
The National Park ...

State might increase air service aid

CHEYENNE -- A panel of state lawmakers has recommended more than doubling the funding for a state program that subsidizes air service to Wyoming ...

Digest

Committee will look at beer tax
CHEYENNE -- Wyoming's 2 cent per gallon tax on beer has remained unchanged since 1935, but that could soon change.
The ...

Max sentence for Hitching Post arsonist

For years the inn had been the toast of Cheyenne as the home for most state lawmakers during their winter legislative sessions.

CHEYENNE -- A New ...

Enzi a 'no' vote on Syria use-of-force resolution

The planned Wednesday vote has been delayed.

CHEYENNE -- Sen. Mike Enzi says he's planning to vote against a likely Senate resolution to authorize a ...

Library board to choose director this week

The spot has been vacant since former Fremont County Library System director Matt Nojonen resigned May 31.

By the end of this week, the Fremont ...

Documents show ties to local meth dealers from Mexican ring

Prosecutors say a group of Fremont County meth dealers had ties with an organization stretching back to the U.S.-Mexican border.
Timothy Pitt, 32, of Hudson, ...

Mary Magdeline Bad Marriage-Groesbeck

Mary Magdeline Bad Marriage-Groesbeck died Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013, at her home surrounded by family following a lengthy illness. She was 59 years ...

Kincaid L. Duran

Kincaid L. Duran died Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. He was 43 years old.
A wake and Native American Church services will be ...

Millard Irvin Meredith

Millard Irvin Meredith died Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013, due to pneumonia complications at Riverton Memorial Hospital in Riverton surrounded by family. He was 84 ...

Julie A. Olson

Julie A. Olson died Friday, Sept. 6, 2013, at her home. She was 59 years old.
Per her request, cremation will take place, and there will be no funeral ...

 
 

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