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A Central Wyoming College student was arrested Tuesday after his pickup truck caught fire on campus in Riverton.
No one was injured in the blaze, which is ...

'Splash pad' group going forward; city to assist the effort

The City of Riverton agreed Tuesday to be the fiscal agent for a newly formed organization called the Riverton Wyoming Splash Pad Group.
The group plans to ...

Today

Births

GUSTAFSON
A child was born to Shellby Gustafson of Riverton and Kevin Gustafson of Riverton at 3:44 p.m. Aug. 31 at SageWest Health Care at ...

A scantily clad woman robbed a local convenience store at gunpoint Monday, fleeing the scene on foot with $300 cash.
No one was injured in the incident, which ...

WLRC job on track amid funding worry

CHEYENNE - Major overhaul plans at the Wyoming Life Resource Center in Lander will move forward despite a recent announcement from Gov. Matt Mead warning of ...

The Central Wyoming College Theatre Department's season opened with Carlo Goldoni's "The Servant of Two Masters."

The production opened Thursday at the ...

One-year jail sentence for driver in death of 7-year-old

The driver of a vehicle that struck and killed a 7-year-old girl on a Riverton street in May has been sentenced to a year in the Fremont County Detention ...

Today

Corrections

Friday's page 6 story "Cougars down Chiefs on Senior Night" incorrectly identified Wind River senior volleyball player Kit Vogel as a ...

Wyoming Digest

Lottery idea
GILLETTE (AP) -- Some Wyoming lawmakers say they're bothered the Wyoming Lottery Corp. considered introducing keno without their approval ...

Handicapped man denied access to Center of Hope

Officials at Volunteers of America, which runs the facility, said the center meets "appropriate standards" for accessibility based on its licensing ...

Jackson woman recognized

The American Hospital Association (AHA), in partnership with the Wyoming Hospital Association has awarded Jennifer Simon of St. John's Hospital in Jackson with ...

From left, National DAR vice president general Mary Agnes McAleenan, National DAR conservation chair Gale Crafton, Fremont Chapter regent Barbara Murray, ...

MAFFS 3 returns to Wyoming

CHEYENNE - On Aug. 17, 2014, a C-130H equipped with a Modular Airborne Firefighting System landed without functioning nose gear at Hill Air Force Base, Utah. ...

One officer in particular at the Riverton Police Department has a vital position responsible for the well-being of children in Riverton.
Child welfare ...

The Wyoming Public Broadcasting Service has launched the Wind River Education Modules, which will be available to all K-12 schools in the state.
According to ...

Search for ombudsman generates 15 applicants

More than a dozen people have applied to become Riverton's new community relations ombudsman since the part-time position was advertised in August.
The ...

Roy Clyde pleaded guilty to the fatal shooting through a plea agreement this month.

Last in a series

Many people who knew Roy Clyde were surprised ...

When a cowboy needed a rope in the early days of Wyoming, he usually had to make it himself. Jack Mease knows how it was done, and a new exhibit shows it.
The ...

Leaders say grouse decision was good

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's decision on Sept. 22 not to list the sage grouse as an endangered species was a good one, according to some local people ...

Field representatives hosting meetings for D.C. delegates

Field representatives for Wyoming's federal delegation will be available for office hours next week in Fremont County.
Area residents are encouraged to visit ...

 
 

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