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Last days of school

Graduates aren't the only ones with a worthy accomplishment

More attention is paid to high school and community college graduates this time of year, ...

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Forest parcel on the market
JACKSON -- After years of on-and-off talk about a sale, the U.S. Forest Service has chosen Sotheby's International Realty to ...

School kids make 'wounded warrior' bracelets

LARAMIE (AP) -- In Military History Club, University of Wyoming Lab School students watch war films, talk military history and make bracelets.
But ...

Governor calls on state to help with Oklahoma twister relief

CHEYENNE -- Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead is calling on state residents to join an effort to raise money to support victims of the recent tornado that hit Moore, ...

'Hill bill' ballot drive falls far short; state's petition process toughest in U.S.

CHEYENNE -- The secretary of state's office says the drive to repeal a new law reducing the powers and duties of Wyoming's superintendent of public instruction ...

Two uranium companies set to merge

Two companies developing uranium mines in Fremont County look set to merge. On May 24, Energy Fuels Inc agreed to purchase Strathmore Minerals ...

The 95,000 head estimate is within 1 percent of average since 1975.

Cattle operations in Fremont County shrank last year. Recent data from the ...

Wiretaps, informants aided authorities in big meth bust

Six suspects have been arrested, and five remain in custody.

The arrest count in a recent methamphetamine bust in Fremont County now stands at six, ...

Farmers market draws some complaints, but city opts to leave it at Broadway location

The Riverton Farmers Market will remain on Broadway Avenue for its second season this summer, despite opposition from some downtown businesses.
The farmer's ...

Rodeo trio from county atop high school standings

The state rodeo is June 5-9 in Douglas

Two cowgirls and one cowboy from Fremont County ended the high school regular rodeo season in the top ...

Football and track coach jobs vacant in Shoshoni

New Shoshoni High School athletic director Max Mills needs to hire a head football coach and a track coach for next year.
Former Shoshoni football coach Rick ...

The Phillies of the Riverton Little League baseball Major division have produced an early record of 6-2 to sit first at the halfway point of the season.
The ...

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Births
HOPPER
A daughter was born to Judith Ann Osborne and Brockrick Hopper, of Riverton, at 3:39 a.m. May 10, 2013, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. ...

Committee picks Inberg-Miller for concrete project

The Fix Our Roads Citizens Committee has selected Inberg-Miller Engineers as the design firm for a Riverton concrete repair project, which will be the first ...

District 25 staff recognized for contributions to community

The Fremont County School District 25 Board of Trustees recognized board members, staff and volunteers for their contributions to the community ...

Chamber of commerce distributes $71,200 to Riverton organizations

The funds come from a countywide lodging tax.

Riverton organizations and events are getting an extra financial boost from the Riverton Chamber of ...

This is what it looks like when politicians do their jobs

Chilly weather aside, most of the Jersey Shore's towns were back in business for the Memorial Day weekend, which was capped by another joint appearance of ...

Feeding on the past

Happy Memorial Day. (Used to be).
I thought I'd finally hit a legal holiday with my bi-weekly column schedule. Again the holiday was added to a weekend. But ...

Purse found at store by 'responsible, kind person'

Editor:
On Sunday, May 26, I took my three nieces and nephew to a store in Riverton. I left a bright red purse in the basket as I was leaving the store.
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The education bureaucrat

In the aftermath of SF104, Wyoming has reached an important step

The unsavory episode that is leading to the creation of a new state education ...

 
 

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