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Trey Fike of Shoshoni won the standing long jump title Saturday in Rock Springs at the state Hershey Track Meet.
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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.
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Robert 'Bob' Lapeyre

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Leslie W. Parker

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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.

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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 ...

Late nights in June -- it must be Mining Edition time

I breezed home late Tuesday night -- well, early Wednesday morning -- on my zippy red scooter and had the street to myself for the entire two miles.
Over the ...

State lawmakers urge Lummis to assist with energy industry issues

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Teacher had a grand time during Jeffrey City boom

It sounds like the punch line to a joke: "I was sitting in a bar in New Orleans and the guy sitting next to me said ... "
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Rare earth elements promising, if concentrations can be found

Though the least-common rare earth element is 180 times more abundant in the Earth's crust than gold, finding a mineable deposit of the minerals is ...

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Riverton shut out by Gillette in softball title game

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Women's hoops in doldrums, with many suggestions on changes

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Hazel I. Buchmeier

Hazel I. Buchmeier died Thursday, June 13, 2013, at home surrounded by family after a short illness. She was 90 years old.
Visitation was Tuesday, June 18, in ...

Boston bomber shouldn't have right to stand trial in court

Editor:
After watching and listening to everything that has been happening concerning the bombing in Boston and then the search to find the people ...

 
 

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