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Raiders land player on Legion all-state roster

One Riverton Raider was selected to the American Legion A all-state baseball list announced last week.
Baylor Beers from Riverton made the list.
The ...

Cowboys practice in full pads

Full pads was the story on Saturday at Wyoming's War Memorial Stadium as the Cowboys practiced in full pads for the first time this fall.
The offense ...

Simpson hopes for playing time this year for Cowboys

The former Lander Valley High School star is a red-shirt freshman this season.

LARAMIE -- Tanner Simpson has a goal. He wants to play wide receiver ...

The 6-3, 205-pund junior is beginning his third season as Wyoming's starting quarterback.

LARAMIE -- Brett Smith has embraced his role as the ...

Was the pie contest really canceled at county fair?

Editor:
Were my eyes deceiving me, or did I truly read that the Fremont County fair did away with the annual pie contest this year?
You have got to be ...

GOP could take some 'Frank' advice

WASHINGTON -- The slump of his shoulders told the story.
He cleared his throat and then told the 100 or so reporters waiting at Los Angeles's Good Samaritan ...

Forget the war; smell the cookies

Today's never-ending military missions are marketed like fast food.

It's an old trick used by hucksters to get prospective buyers in the mood. If you ...

Sensible, not sexy

The first project to be funded by the 1 percent sales tax meet basic community needs

Less than one year after Fremont County voters agreed to impose ...

The Hardluck Fire continues to burn in the Shoshone National Forest in Park County, ear the Fremont County border.
Acreage was reported at 15,628 on Saturday ...

Wyoming digest

Campground closed due to bears
Concerns about bears are prompting federal officials to close the upper loop of the Prior Flat Campground in the Shirley ...

Warren AFB building to carry dead sergeant's name

CHEYENNE -- Building 336 was Tech. Sgt. Matthew Schwartz's home away from home for several years.
It was in this facility at the F.E. Warren Air Force Base ...

In August 1988, representatives from the five counties -- Fremont, Sublette, Sweetwater, Teton and Park -- were making the rounds to local governments seeking ...

Expert to speak on pre-historic, high-altitude societies Saturday

Thousands of people hike, hunt and explore in the highest elevations of the Wind River Valley without knowing that prehistoric residents of the area once ...

A group of goats assisted hikers during a 14.5-mile trip on Washakie Falls trail

A pack of goats accompanied a group of community members and staff ...

Rez youths getting 'a voice' during media week

The Native Youth Media Project is inviting Wind River Indian Reservation youths to participate in a week of media training beginning Monday at Rocky Mountain ...

Digest

Airport Road to close Monday
Construction for the water tank will temporarily close Airport Road from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday and Tuesday.
71 ...

Group to host drug and alcohol-free Summer Bash

The Meth and Suicide Prevention Initiative aims to provide a drug and alcohol-free event with its Summer Bash, which will feature speakers and open mike ...

Fort Washakie school board OKs budget

The roughly $46.4 million budget for the Fort Washakie schools consisted of a general fund revenue budget of about $13 million and a $30 million capital ...

Suspended prison sentence for man charged in child's death 2 years ago

A man who pleaded no contest to involuntary manslaughter in the death of an infant under his care more than two years ago has received a suspended prison ...

U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi got special recognition

Invited community members and local government officials showered gratitude upon U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi on ...

 
 

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