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UW's unavoidable cutbacks erode fulfillment of the land-grant mission

After much discussion and anticipation, the University of Wyoming this week ...

Sole Planned Parenthood clinic in Wyoming will close

CASPER (AP) -- The only Planned Parenthood in the state of Wyoming is closing down.
Planned Parenthood's Casper location confirmed Tuesday it will close this ...

Wyoming digest

Utah train worker's killer gets life term
KEMMERER (AP) -- A Utah man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole in Wyoming one year after ...

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Births

REEVES
A daughter was born to Tasha Reeves of Lander and Brandon Reeves of Lander at 4:28 p.m. May 15 at ...

FCAG considers new purpose after longtime director's retirement

One of entity's prominent functions has been to disseminate community service block grants to local social service organizations.


The Fremont ...

College set to trim another 6 percent on FY '18 budget

Revenues from the state and county and from student tuition all are decreasing at Central Wyoming College according to the school's preliminary budget for ...

Central Wyoming College nursing graduates heard applause, congratulations and advice during colorful pinning ceremonies Thursday, May 11, at the Robert A. Peck ...

Tuesday notes

Waiting game
Tuesdaydawned rainy, another damp day in a much wetter-than-typical spring in Fremont County.
That won't help the local flood ...

Today

Births

BURNETT
A son was born to Russellina Ridgley of Ethete and Grey Burnett of Fort Washakie at 2:26 a.m. May ...

Wyoming digest

UW gets seat on state ed board
LARAMIE (AP) -- University of Wyoming President Laurie Nichols has appointed College of Education dean D. Ray Reutzel to ...

Health department director to take charge of DFS as well

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The director of the Wyoming Department of Health will add oversight of the Department of Family Services to his duties in an arrangement that ...

Wet spring slow spring planting of key crops

POWELL (AP) -- A lingering winter followed by wet weather has delayed planting of some crops in Wyoming.
"The spring started probably three weeks later than ...

Surprise notice arrived from veterans agency

Editor:
I received a surprise U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs notice that I was awarded a health benefit after records indicated my benefits had recently ...

Thomas Guy Ames

Former Pavillion resident Thomas Guy Ames has died at age 74.
Memorial services are Saturday, May 20, 2017 at the Congregational Church in Big Piney.
He was ...

Lady Wolverines qualify for state soccer tourney

Cydney Bradley scored two goals, including the game-winner, in a 3-1 victory against Torrington.

The Riverton Lady Wolverine girls soccer team ...

Class 2-A, 1-A schools compete at regionals

Several Fremont County athletes won events at the meet in Lander.

Clear skies, warm temperatures and only a moderate wind on Saturday afternoon ...

Wolverines, Tigers compete at track regionals

Riverton's Brodie Roden, Alec Richardson and Naya Shime were all double-winners at the Class 3-A West meet in Rock Springs.

On Friday and Saturday, ...

Magical night of HS soccer, Rustlers rookies

On Tuesday evening at Wolverine Field, we witnessed something perhaps unprecedented in the history of Big Red sports.
What we had was a showdown between the ...

Cops, specialists team for mental health training

Law enforcement and other officials have been learning about mental illnesses this week during a training session in Riverton.
The program, called Crisis ...

CWC Jackson Center to set education as priority over parking space

The initial design document for the future Central Wyoming College center in Jackson called for 42 parking spaces, but due to space constraints at the property ...

 
 

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