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CWC study: Ancient Wind River dwellers might have lived at altitude all winter

Central Wyoming College student Nate Guenther is using Geospatial Information Science and Technology (GIST) and photography to gather data for a paleoclimate ...

Final day at the Legislature

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Developments at the Wyoming Legislature on March 4, the 20th and finals day of the 2016 budget session:
LOCAL GOVERNMENT FUNDING: House ...

Women's Day events March 13

The Second Annual International Women's Day Celebration will be observed locally from 1-4 p.m. Sunday, March 13, at the Lander Community Center, 950 Buena ...

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Births

KNEES
A son was born to Maggie Knees of Lander and Zachery Knees of Lander at 8:22 p.m. Feb. 26 at ...

Five get UW Trustees scholarship

Several high school seniors from Fremont County have been selected for the University of Wyoming's top academic scholarship.
Recipients of the 2016 Trustees ...

Wildcat a 'Champion for Change'

Riverton High School senior Christie Wildcat has been named named among five 2016 Champions for Change.
The program, inspired by a White House initiative, is ...

State snowmobilers celebrating 50th in Dubois

The Wyoming State Snowmobile Association's "Fun Days" run March 4-6.

This weekend marks the 50thanniversary of the Wyoming State Snowmobile ...

Fremont County digest

Radio/video workshop March 8
The Riverton Branch Library Teen Scene and R-Recreation present the Radioactive Youth Media Workshop for aspiring ...

Counties sue over grouse

CHEYENNE (AP) -- A group of counties and conservation districts in western Wyoming is the latest to sue the federal government over its plans to protect habitat ...

Wyoming digest

Man won't face death penalty in woman's death
CHEYENNE (AP) -- The Laramie County District Attorney's Office says it won't seek the death penalty ...

Mead vetoes parts of $3 billion budget bill

Lawmakers were reviewing the governor's actions on Friday.

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead said Thursday he strongly considered vetoing the ...

College, UW cement ties

The Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees has voted to formalize its partnership with the University of Wyoming on cooperative educational programs, degree ...

Local veterans are planning to improve the Veterans Park located behind Riverton City Hall.
To attract ideas, the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3628 is ...

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Developments at the Wyoming Legislature on the 19th day of the 2016 budget session:
LOCAL GOVERNMENT FUNDING: House and Senate ...

Legislator sues governor, top lawmakers over state Capitol

The lawsuit asserts a pattern of side-stepping law during the planning of the half-billion-dollar project.

CHEYENNE - A Casper lawmaker is suing ...

New EMS map system set to improve response time

Fremont County ambulances are set to have mapping systems installed next month.
Interim EMS director Kendra Bogacz expects the new systems will reduce ...

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Deaths

ROGERS
Margaret Nancy Rogers, who taught at Central Wyoming College, died Saturday, Feb. 26 at the Davis ...

Early childhood program confirmed for School District 25 this fall

Fremont County School District 25 will have an early childhood development program next fall.
The design of the program will depend largely on next month's ...

Fed propose end to grizzly bear listing

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) --The federal government is proposing to lift threatened-species protections for Yellowstone-area grizzly bears.
The move could open the ...

No foul play suspected in death of man found Saturday

Officials do not suspect foul play was involved in the death of a man found Saturday near Main Street in Lander.
An autopsy for Alfred Albert Friday, 56, was ...

 
 

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