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Rancher who was attacked by grizzly bear out of hospital

POWELL -- A Park County rancher seriously injured in a grizzly bear attack believes the sow was simply trying to protect her cubs and could have killed him if ...

District 25 bids farewell to McKinnon; late budget details being wrapped up

Riverton school board chairman Mark Stone recognized the retirement of assistant superintendent Dr. Kim McKinnon during the board's regular meeting June ...

Illness encroached, but never hopelessness

Gene Franklin was a fine friend and finer example to me and many others.

Proverbs 20:29 tells us that the glory of young men is their strength, and ...

A whiff of hypocrisy on Cayman Islands

Are offshore investments only evil when Republicans make them and somehow insignificant when they enrich Democrats?

Barack Obama has never minced ...

New investigations of WDE are nothing more than a 'witch hunt' for purely political ends

Editor:
Re: Speaker Lubnau's news release of his intent to form yet another investigative committee:
The "independent" inquiry team spent the last four ...

A single museums chief

Proponents say it's time for a change, but some salesmanship is required

Only with great care should the Fremont County Museums Board and Fremont ...

Charlotte M. Fehlauer

Charlotte M. Fehlauer died Thursday, July 4, 2013, at her home in Sandy, Utah, following a lengthy illness.
She was 91 years old.
Funeral services will be ...

Early summer brought good news to Riverton in 1939 when it was announced that the Wyoming State Veterans of Foreign Wars Convention would be held in the ...

Teens get peek at future careers

The Foundations of Energy course being offered this year through the Second Wind program at Central Wyoming College aligns well with the ongoing work of the ...

Second Wind to focus on skills for energy industry

The program is meant for students ages 18-21 who have been through the juvenile justice system.

Students in this year's Second Wind program at ...

Belgian family calls Wyoming 'the cowboy country you dream of'

Nesta Geirnaert turned 2 years old on May 16 far from her place of birth. She and her family --father Steven Geirnaert and mother Heidi Renwa --are from ...

State hopes to stay out of federal quarrel on sage grouse

Crippling restrictions on Wyoming's mineral and agricultural commodities industries are a certainty within two years if western industry and government leaders ...

An unusual sight appeared along Missouri Valley Road on June 29: two differently colored wind rowers working in the same field.
The red-and-yellow New Holland ...

Healthy gains in job market

Fremont County's unemployment picture improved dramatically in May, with the unemployment rate reaching its lowest point in several years.
The improvement ...

State Sen. Eli Bebout, R-Riverton, told Riverton city leaders that he'll push for infrastructure funding for cities and towns next winter.
"We're worried ...

Health department investigates norovirus reports

The Wyoming Department of Health is investigating reports that dozens of people contracted norovirus in May after visiting Svilar's Bar and Dining Room in ...

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State to host working group
The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality and the Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission will host a Pavillion ...

UW places 71 athletes on Mountain West Conference academic list

The University of Wyoming received 71 awards from 15 sports as the Mountain West Conference announced its scholar-athlete recognition for the 2012-13 academic ...

 
 

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