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One man was arrested at about 12:18 p.m. after a nearly two-hour standoff in Riverton.
The Riverton Police Department responded to a domestic violence call ...

The contributions gain importance in light of possible state funding shortfalls.

The Carissa Mine and Mill site near South Pass City State Historic ...

Another five names added to investigation of illegal drug activity at F.E. Warren AFB

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Five more airmen are under investigation for illegal drug activity at a nuclear missile base in Wyoming, bringing the total to 19 and ...

Bennie E. LeBeau Sr.

Bennie E. LeBeau Sr. of Riverton died Sunday, June 12, 2016, at his home after a lengthy illness. He was 65 years old.
A wake and memorial services begin at ...

Vigils planned in state for Orlando solidarity

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Five more airmen are under investigation for illegal drug activity at a nuclear missile base in Wyoming, bringing the total to 19 and ...

Wyoming digest

Man fined for collecting thermal water
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (AP) -- A tourist from China was fined $1,000 for walking off a boardwalk at ...

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Births


HURTENSTEIN
A child was born to Danielle Nichole of Lander and Adam Helb of Lander at 7:56 p.m. June 13 ...

Uranium executive leads Wyoming Mining Association board this year

The Wyoming Mining Association Board of Directors includes president Mike Thomas of Uranerz Energy Corporation, vice president Matt Young of Buckskin Mining ...

CWC seeing good initial response to new website; recruiting emphasized

The new Central Wyoming College website already had produced good results according to a report to the CWC Board of Trustees.
The board approved the new ...

'Hang in there' through layoffs in energy jobs

Editor:
IR00;hope our energy industry in Wyoming can survive, and IR00;think it can.
The experienced people have seen these booms and busts happen before, ...

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Births


GUINARD-MONROE
A daughter was born to Talleigh Guinard of Riverton and Darron Monroe of Riverton at ...

First-degree murder trial under way in federal court

A jury trial began Monday in the case of Koby Dean Johnson, the man accused of fatally shooting his wife in front of their children last November at her Fort ...

Paws for Life Animal Shelter's raised roughly $4,500 after expenses at its fifth annual "Fast and the Furriest" 5K at Central Wyoming College June 4. Proceeds ...

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Deaths

EAGLE
Dakota Rayne Eagle, age 3, of Ethete died on June 9. Funeral Services were held at 10 a.m., ...

New CWD concerns raised

JACKSON (AP) -- A deadly and degenerative disease is threatening wildlife around Jackson Hole and Cody.
Chronic Wasting Disease has been detected for the first ...

Wyoming digest

Only one flood area reported statewide
CHEYENNE (AP) -- All spring flood warnings have been lifted for central Wyoming and most areas of the southeast ...

The Riverton Police Department's mounted horse patrol classes were held at the Central Wyoming College Equine Center every day last week.
Horses and owners ...

Barrasso: Coal, other fossil fuels crucial to U.S. interests, mustn't be ignored, impeded

You flip a switch, and the lights come on. It's that easy for most Americans. Maybe it's too easy.
The recent drop in energy production, specifically in ...

City budget final at $21M; full airport funding in place

The Riverton City Council adopted a balanced budget of about $21 million for fiscal year 2016-2017 during a meeting June 7.
City administrator Steven Weaver ...

Feds to buy state acre within Grand Teton

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Gov. Matt Mead and Interior Secretary Sally Jewell announced a deal Monday under which the Interior Department would buy a square mile of state ...

 
 

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