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The Riverton Regulators 12-and-under traveling baseball team took a fourth seed into Sunday play at the Casper Big Bang tournament and finished with four ...

Officials issue advice on safe handling of fireworks

The Fourth of July is a time for celebration across the country, and fireworks are a crowd favorite each year. Whether at a professional show or in the ...

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JULY 5
Vietnam Vets Motorcycle Club Memorial Parade, Observance, Service is July 5 to July 7. Events begin at 5 p.m. July 5 at ...

Wyoming Thunder to ride through county

In Wyoming Thunder XXIII's 23rd annual Run to the Wall, motorcycles will ride from Casper to Lander.
Motorcyclists from around Wyoming and the western United ...

BLM gives tips for a safe holiday

The Wyoming Bureau of Land Management wishes everyone an enjoyable, but safe Fourth of July.
"Currently, the fire danger ranges from moderate to high ...

CWC instructors to share class updates with board

Professors will be invited to give the college's trustees brief presentations on the work they are doing.

This year's faculty president at Central ...

Real holiday is July 5, when the improper fireworks finally end

Editor:
I consider myself to be as patriotic as the next person, but here is why I usually don't look forward to the Fourth of July.
It is because of all the ...

County's surplus could have been shared with public

Editor:
It came to my attention that the Fremont County Commissioners had $1 million extra in their budget.
Because my Social Security benefits have not ...

See Arcturus, the brightest night star

Summer is here. So far, "hot" is the word. Record-breaking heat in the Southwest and raging forest fires in Colorado and Arizona are making in the news. Our ...

Yankee Doodle Boy

George M. Cohan and the Fourth of July

"A real, live nephew of my Uncle Sam, born on the Fourth of July."
Most Americans see those words and ...

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Search continues for Randy Udall
A wilderness search for James "Randy" Udall, whose family is well-known in Western politics, continued Tuesday with no ...

New gas tax won't necessarily be passed entirely to consumers

CHEYENNE -- Wyoming's first fuel tax hike since 1998 took effect on Monday.
The state tax on gasoline and diesel will increase by a dime n from 14 cents to 24 ...

Local crews assisting in search for missing man

A group of Fremont County Search and Rescue volunteers are assisting in Sublette County's search for James "Randy" Udall, 61, of Carbondale, Colo.
Udall, the ...

The announcement comes amid continuing budget discussions with the Fremont County Commission.

Lauri Wempen is resigning from her post as director of ...

County's July Fourth festivities to span two days

Fremont County's holiday schedule is booked solid with rodeos, races, barbecues and fireworks and includes the communities of Pavillion, Lander and Dubois. ...

The Wyoming Good Sam Samboree, the annual meeting of the state's Good Sam clubs, was June 20-24 at the Fremont County Fairgrounds.
Roughly 73 recreational ...

Feds award $41.3 million Job Corps bid to Idaho firm

The U.S. Department of Labor on Tuesday awarded the bid for the Wind River Job Corps Center to Rafter H Construction LLC of Rexburg, Idaho.
Rafter was ...

Teams find body of missing hiker

CHEYENNE -- Teams looking for the brother of Colorado Sen. Mark Udall in western Wyoming's Wind River Range have found his body, the family said Wednesday ...

Tammy Michelle Milleson

Tammy Michelle Milleson died Friday, June 28, 2013, at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. She was 45 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. ...

Harriet L. Trosper

Harriet L. Trosper died Tuesday, July 2, 2013, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. She was 71 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 6, at ...

 
 

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