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Man gets more than 12 years in wind fraud

CASPER -- A Utah man who defrauded investors nationwide of more than $4.4 million by promoting investment in nonexistent wind farms in Wyoming and South Dakota ...

Firefighters called twice to scene of same incident

Riverton firefighters were called twice Saturday to a fire involving a tractor-trailer combination at a local truck stop.
The initial call came in at about ...

Conditions on state and federal grants would prevent the county from prioritizing Fremont County consultants for projects using those sources of funds. ...

Meth suspect faces life sentence under new federal charges

Timothy Pitt faces stiffer potential penalties after his case moved to the federal court system. The Hudson man accused of leading a methamphetamine ...

WIHS joining state's 6-man football division

Wyoming Indian's football history is not nearly as storied as the Chiefs' legacy on the basketball court, cross country course or track, and it takes a new ...

Inexperienced Cougars facing tough football schedule

If you boiled down the preseason football prediction for the Wind River Cougars this season, it might simply be a huge question mark.
The Cougars have 25 ...

Cowboys prepare for No. 18 Nebraska

The long wait for college football fans ends this week as the 2013 college football season will kick off. For the Wyoming Cowboys, the season will open against ...

LVHS runners aim to challenge for 3-A title

Expectations are always high for coach Kevin Green and his Lander Valley High School Tigers cross country runners.
This year isn't any different.
Green has ...

RHS cross country opens in Green River

The Wolverines have 27 combined runners out for the team.

Numbers are getting bigger for the Riverton High School Wolverines cross country program. ...

SHS brings experience and talent to gridiron for '13 campaign

Shoshoni seniors will have their third head coach in four years this fall, as former assistant Tony Trumpler takes the Wrangler helm after the departure of ...

Wyoming Indian High School Chiefs cross country coach Chico Her Many Horses is stacked with returning talent for the 2013 cross country season. Expect WIHS to ...

Mary Frances Wooten Stevens-Lane

Mary Frances Wooten Stevens-Lane, of Lander, died Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013, with her family at her side. She was 87 years old.
There will be no services. ...

Donna Jean Kramer

Donna Jean Kramer died Friday, Aug. 9, 2013, at Help for Health Hospice in Riverton after a lengthy illness. She was 79 years old.
Per her request, cremation ...

Rustlers get one win at tough Idaho tournament

The Central Wyoming College Rustlers came home with a 1-3 record Friday and Saturday to
begin the 2013 volleyball season in a tournament in Twins Falls, ...

Got any plans for the next dozen weekends? Try this

What are your plans for this Friday night? And what about next Tuesday? And next Thursday, Friday and Saturday? And the next week, and the week after ...

Justice Voigt to leave Wyoming Supreme Court

CHEYENNE -- Justice Barton Voigt says he's planning to retire in January from the Wyoming Supreme Court.
Voigt is 64 and says the timing seems right to retire. ...

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ALCANTAR DE VARGAS
Marcela Alcantar de Vargas, 58, of Riverton, died Friday, Aug. 23, in Fruita, Colo. Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. ...

Hill did a good job, and costly investigations are a waste

When a change is made in an office, there are some employees who will not like it. When you take a bureaucracy and change it into a working office, as ...

As first 9/11 trials planned, loved ones of victims getting some relief

GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba -- The visitors getting VIP treatment from the U.S. military sat through days of legal debate so dense that even lawyers yawned ...

Tuesday notes

No more 90?
Here is a seasonal question we like to ask this time of year: Are our 90-degree days over for the year? Weather watchers know it's rare to ...

 
 

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