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Two injured in wreck on icy road

The crash occurred in the 300 block of North Fork Road near Lander, an area that almost always is covered in shade.

A 16-year-old Lander girl was ...

Fleeing man left wife, child in moving car

He was arrested on five separate charges.

A Worland man was arrested after authorities said he left his wife and 5-year-old child in a moving vehicle ...

Justice center could get $2.5 million loan by county to proceed

Fremont County might pay for half the cost of a new Riverton justice center with a loan from its cash reserve.
The Fremont County Commission voted Tuesday to ...

Calling it "probably the worse-kept secret in the world," Riverton city councilman Eric Heiser announced his resignation Tuesday night, effective Dec. ...

CWC women get first home game Friday vs. Dawson

After playing their first eight games on the road, the Central Wyoming College women's basketball team opens the home season at 5:30 p.m. Friday vs. Dawson ...

Former Cowboy wideout a good candidate to replace Christensen

With the firing of University of Wyoming head football coach Dave Christensen on Sunday, the pressure is on athletic director Tom Burman.
Burman has the task ...

Both teams are set for three games at the Cheyenne Invitational.

A frosty trip to Cheyenne will mark the beginning of the basketball season for the ...

Lenna Adams

Lenna Adams, of Lander, died Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013, in Lander. She was 86 years old.
Visitation will be 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, in the Chapel of ...

Rustlers post 2-0 weekend mark, beating two 'Easterns'

One was a five-point win over an Eastern Utah team that beat CWC by 20 points last month.

Central Wyoming College's Rustlers got some early-season ...

Wolverines spend long preseason on the road

Patience, practice and improvement. And lots of early season travel.
That will be the mantra of both the Riverton High School boys and girls basketball teams ...

Daryle Morgan Jr. banked in 3-pointer at the buzzer from halfcourt to pull out a dramatic 68-67 victory for the Central Wyoming College Rustler men's ...

Burman: UW football needs 'culture of toughness'

LARAMIE -- A day after firing head coach Dave Christensen, Wyoming athletic director Tom Burman says the school's football team needs to develop a "culture of ...

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ADAMS
Lenna Adams, of Lander, died Thursday, Nov. 28, in Lander. She was 86 years old. Visitation will be 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, in ...

Gridlock pain could resume soon

WASHINGTON -- Congress's unfinished business threatens to leave millions of Americans -- including the unemployed, Pentagon contractors and even supermarket ...

Tuesday notes

Thermometer
Our mild November let us off easy. Early December is turning the tables. Experiencing the sudden turn in the weather at about 1 a.m. ...

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First-degree murder alleged
GILLETTE -- A man is charged with first-degree murder for shooting another man at a home in Gillette early on Thanksgiving ...

Arrest made in vehicle death

CHEYENNE -- Police say a 23-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the death of another man in a Cheyenne parking lot.
Officers were called to a ...

GILLETTE -- Gov. Matt Mead's proposed budget recommends spending $3 million to implement a plan to clean up old oil and gas wells across the state.
Wyoming is ...

Young hunter airlifted after accidental shot

A 21-year-old Riverton man was airlifted to Casper on Sunday reportedly after shooting himself in the leg with a shotgun.
Officials said the incident is being ...

AYP success means Mohawk for one principal

Wyoming Indian Elementary School principal Owen St. Clair kept his side of a bargain, and on Nov. 15, in a gym full of students, hair stylist Robin ...

 
 

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