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Official reports state Michelle Caines, 43, of Lander, attempted to avoid last week's traffic accident that resulted in the death of a 19-year-old Wisconsin ...

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June Alaniz, 82, died Wednesday, June 12, at Wind River Healthcare in Riverton. A parish vigil will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 20, at ...

Hance fourth at national rodeo

The Central Wyoming College Rustler cowgirl already had won the Central Rocky Mountain Regional title.

Shaylee Hance placed fourth in goat tying ...

June Alaniz

June Alaniz died Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at Wind River Healthcare in Riverton. She was 82 years old.
A parish vigil will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 20, at ...

Hundreds attended the Wyoming State Gem Show at the Fremont County Fairgrounds on Saturday. Above, Cindy Phillip of Riverton was unfazed by the triceratops ...

Raiders go 1-2 on day one of tournament in Green River

The Riverton Raiders snapped a four-game American Legion baseball losing streak Saturday afternoon with a 17-2 win over the Green River junior varsity team in ...

Lander fastpitch girls drop three in Riverton tourney

Lander is learning the ropes this weekend in Riverton at the U.S. Energy fastpitch softball tournament in the Under-14 division.
The Lander Eclipse dropped a ...

The U18 girls have a shot at the tournament semifinals on Sunday.

Two games against two different Gillette fastpitch teams resulted in a 1-1 record ...

CWC looking to add more sports; feasibility study set

Central Wyoming College is looking to add to its lineup of team sports.
Steve Barlow, assistant dean of students/athletic director at CWC, announced Friday ...

Lee Wickstrom

Lee Worth Wickstrom, a lifelong Fremont County resident, died Friday, June 14, 2013, at Morning Star Manor in Fort Washakie. He was 95 years old.
Funeral ...

Traveling old U.S. Highway 20

At every stop, I met someone I already knew as a Wind River athlete and parent or as a Shoshoni coach.

My first homecoming game as a football coach ...

Beware the leader without frank friends

Consider a letter to Lyndon Johnson from a friend who had the nerve to tell him the truth.

The late Rep. Morris K. "Mo" Udall, D-Ariz., a gentle ...

Giving financial assistance to an airline is not an 'outrageous idea'

Editor:
I have some thoughts about the idea of city or county government paying Great Lakes Airlines or another airline to provide better service at our ...

About your dad

Fathers Day is a good time to learn more, so ask him

Fathers Day brings to mind the the teenage visitor to the newsroom a few years back who revealed ...

The way it was: Thyra (1919-2013)

The friendly demeanor might not signal it, but pictured here is the most unstoppable statewide political candidate in Wyoming history.
This was Secretary of ...

Shoshone Indian Days to begin Friday

Powwows, craft and food vendors, and a three-day rodeo will highlight this year's Eastern Shoshone Indian Days and Rodeo Celebration.
The festivities begin ...

Weather service stresses lightning safety

The warnings target men specifically because males comprise 80 percent of lightning victims.

Summer draws thousands of outdoor enthusiasts to the ...

Fast and Furriest fundraiser returns

The second annual Fast and Furriest 5k/1k walk and run will be 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Robert A. Peck Arts Center parking lot at Central Wyoming ...

Roughly 100 children from the Wind River Indian Reservation and surrounding communities teamed up with older youths recently to receive training, attend ...

Amateur entomologists asked to assist with butterfly count

Participants will meet Saturday in Lander.

The Nature Conservancy's sixth annual Butterfly Blitz will be 9 a.m. to 4 pm. Saturday in Lander.
Ranges ...

 
 

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