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Michael L. Townsend, 26, of Rawlins, was arrested for possession of stolen property and driving under suspension Monday after he crashed a Napa Auto Parts ...

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Teens in fatal wreck both had 'DNR' written on their arms

Wyoming Highway Patrol officials confirmed Wednesday that the Wisconsin teens involved in a fatal car crash last week near Hudson had the letters "DNR" written ...

Car's driver hospitalized after wreck, gunshot wound

A 33-year-old Kinnear woman was still in the hospital Wednesday after being involved in a one-vehicle collision this weekend in rural Fremont County.
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Council reverses, OKs Walmart liquor license

The Riverton City Council has overturned its original vote and approved a retail liquor license transfer from the China Panda restaurant to Walmart.
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Cameco: U-mine delays tied to duplication of agency regs

Cameco Resources president Paul Goranson is optimistic about the future of Wyoming uranium despite what he called "regulatory uncertainty" at the federal ...

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Births
WEITZEL
A son was born to Theresa and Rodger Weitzel, of Lander, at 7:10 p.m. May 6, 2013, at Lander Regional Hospital. He weighed 9 pounds, ...

Coal from where I came from

You don't live down South without air conditioning, and there is no air conditioning without Wyoming coal.

At night, 1,000 miles from my hometown, I ...

Energy is news

And Wyoming always will be part of the crucial equation

Wyoming's energy industry is big news.
We've filled an 80-page newspaper with it in our ...

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Miners convene in Sheridan
SHERIDAN -- The Wyoming Mining Association is holding its annual convention this week in Sheridan.
The convention began ...

Army Corps deciding not to do broad environmental investigation of coal trains

SEATTLE -- An official with the Army Corps of Engineers told a Congressional committee Tuesday that the agency doesn't plan a broad environmental study on ...

Carissa ready to be fired up for visitors

Supporters of South Pass City State Historic Site and the Carissa Minerenovationproject will numerous changes at the site this summer, all leading up to a ...

L&H? It's NASA calling

L & H Industrial of Gillette, already an international power player in aftermarket mining equipment parts, is no shrinking violet when it comes to seizing ...

Trey Fike of Shoshoni won the standing long jump title Saturday in Rock Springs at the state Hershey Track Meet.
Fike finished with a mark of 6-3 in the 9-10 ...

Larry H. Grant

Larry H. Grant died Monday, June 10, 2013, at his home in Dubois. He was 59 years old.
Private family services will be held at a later date.
Larry Grant was ...

Kirk E. Lee Jr.

Kirk E. Lee Jr., formerly of Riverton, died Thursday, April 4, 2013, at the Yuma Regional Medical Center in Yuma, Ariz. He was 85 years old.
A celebration of ...

Robert 'Bob' Lapeyre

Robert "Bob" Lapeyre, of Dubois, died Thursday, June 13, 2013, at Lander Valley Medical Center. He was 77 years old.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. ...

Leslie W. Parker

Leslie W. Parker, of Lander, died Saturday, June 15, 2013, at Westward Heights Care Center. He was 86 years old.
Per his request, cremation has taken place. A ...

U.S. Energy sees promise in Texas

Test wells in the Buda Limestone have potential to be "barn burner," leaders of the Riverton-based company believe.

U.S. Energy president Mark Larsen ...

Visitor 'hired' by cousin years ago to deliver Mining Edition

Editor:
Many years back, and I won't say how many because I want to feel young, my cousin had a Ranger paper route. For two years in a row he "hired" me to ...

 
 

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