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Casper lawmaker seeks Lummis seat

Stubson foregoes re-election bid for Wyoming Legislature

Tim Stubson is all in.
The Casper attorney doesn't have much of a choice.
State law ...

Another local death from hypothermia confirmed in March 23 incident

An Ethete woman found unconscious last month on the steps of a Riverton church died of hypothermia according to her autopsy report.
Lawrencetta Addison, 58, ...

Air boardings still dropping; rental agency set to leave

Riverton Regional Airport had just 165 passengers depart on Great Lakes Airlines in March, averaging less than two passengers per flight.
Great Lakes had 178 ...

State approves new plan for wasting disease

JACKSON (AP) -- Wyoming wildlife officials have adopted a new chronic wasting disease management plan.
The Wyoming Game and Fish Commission approved the plan ...

Weather snags public TV, roads, others

Though it may be good for the local water supply, this week's weather has created problems for motorists, highway crews, broadcasters and volunteers who had to ...

The second of two planned land transactions was withdrawn after protests by neighbors.

The proposal to purchase 108 acres of farmland for use by the ...

BIA puts all contracts on hold while suit between two tribes goes on

The Bureau of Indian Affairs announced earlier this month that it would not authorize or approve any self determination or 638 contracts made by the former ...

Snowstorm buries parts of state; UW cancels Tuesday classes

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Parts of Wyoming are digging out from the latest spring snowstorm to hit the state.
All major interstates and highways are open but many areas ...

Both Riverton and Lander hit precipitation records Tuesday from the wet spring storm that converged on the Wind River Basin this week.
A total of .79 inch of ...

Wyoming digest

Panel to hear pot law debate
CHEYENNE -- Wyoming's marijuana laws will be in the spotlight again during a legislative committee meeting today in Rock ...

Groundbreaking set for carbon-conversion lab

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead and others on Wednesday formally kicked off construction of a laboratory where researchers will test new technologies to ...

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Births

BERTRAM
A daughter was born to Emily Bertram of Lander and Blakke Bertram of Lander at 9:07 a.m. April 20 ...

Mandated budget cuts likely to hit people, programs

Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead said Monday he will meet this week with the directors of the largest state agencies to address how to implement budget cuts he's ordered ...

Law sets new procedures for seizing property of suspected drug offenders in Wyoming

There will soon be new guidelines for seizure and forfeiture of assets suspected of being involved in controlled substance violations.
After several attempts ...

Wyoming digest

Heavy snow predicted across state
CHEYENNE (AP) -- Wintry weather has returned to most of Wyoming, with rain changing to heavy snow across most of the ...

Law sets new procedures for seizing property of suspected drug offenders in Wyoming

There will soon be new guidelines for seizure and forfeiture of assets suspected of being involved in controlled substance violations.
After several attempts ...

N.C. man sues over massive I-80 pileup

CHEYENNE -- A little more than a year ago, a heavy spring storm slammed southeast Wyoming, and dozens of vehicles and commercial tractor-trailers became ...

With planner no longer on board, feds kill coal RR

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- A federal transportation panel has dismissed a proposed $400 million railroad that would have hauled coal from a mine near the ...

Plague shown in three cats in Park County; low infection risk in humans

Three Park County cats have recently been confirmed as infected with plague, according to the Wyoming Department of Health. No human cases have been ...

CWC vice president a finalist for Colorado post

Ron Granger is interviewing this week in Lamar, Colorado.

A top administrator at Central Wyoming College has been named a presidential finalist at a ...

 
 

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