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Student senate sponsoring food drive
The Central Wyoming College Student Senate is sponsoring a canned food drive through November.
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Peak viewing season starts for herd of bighorn sheep

Visitors to Dubois can encounter herds of bighorn sheep in their winter habitat during the animal's peak viewing season in November and early December.
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Theater students study '50s for 'The Beat Cafe'

The Central Wyoming College music and theater departments will bring together comedy, literature, dance and music from the Beat Generation with original shows ...

Wyoming Game and Fish provides steps for preventing wildlife collisions

As the weather changes, many big game animals leave their summer and fall ranges for traditional wintering areas.
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Band, choir, handbell group to perform at CWC concert

Central Wyoming College vocal and instrumental groups will present a Fall Showcase Concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday in the Robert A. Peck Arts Center Theatre. The ...

County library board narrows director candidate field to one

Tracy Cook will tour the branches and meet with the public Monday.

The Fremont County Library Board of Trustees has narrowed its candidate search for ...

Quick public action controlled situation near day care center

The Fremont County Sheriff's Office thanked the public Thursday for helping to identify a man who raised suspicions this week at a day care north of Riverton. ...

County would save big money by conducting autopsies locally, coroner tells commissioners

Fremont County now pays $1,060 for each autopsy performed by a contracted forensic pathologist in Colorado, plus an additional $200 or more in salaries and ...

Bringing up the Udens

Raising their bodies from the bottom of a 600-foot lake after 33 years is possible -- but it's anything but easy

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The important dates of memory

There are fewer of them in our collective minds than there used to be.

If you were to ask your parents, grandparents or anyone else in the generation ...

Livingston wins another term as Farm Bureau leader

Perry Livingston of Sundance has been elected to his ninth term as President of the Wyoming Farm Bureau Federation at the organization's 94th annual meeting in ...

In the years before the modern playoff system, the high school football season in Fremont County started later than it does today -- usually in the second ...

WLRC must 'get it right this time'

Editor:
As a study of the Wyoming Life Resource Center is made public with recommendations for the Joint Labor, Health and Social Services Interim Committee, ...

More funding cuts might be coming for Wyoming military units

CHEYENNE -- The leader of the Wyoming Military Department warned Friday that more federal budget cuts could cause further pain for National Guard units in the ...

Kennedy, undeniably, touched my generation

True, his successes with the Congress were not overwhelming, and he served barely half a term, but as a leader, JFK was quite special.
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Taken for a ride

Once again, our state's budget has been based on a revenue prediction far off the mark

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Cowboys prepare for key road test at Boise State

The Wyoming Cowboys face an important Mountain West road test this Saturday when they travel to Boise, Idaho, to take on the Boise State Broncos. The Cowboys ...

 
 

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