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YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK -- Scientists and others will gather in Yellowstone National Park for three days next week to discuss what they know about the ...

Superintendent petition signatures submitted

The secretary of state's office has 60 days to see if 37,606 valid signatures have been collected in order to put a referendum on the 2014 general election ...

Riverton taking the lead on formation of multi-community panel to improve ties

Riverton Mayor Ron Warpness received tentative support for a "citizens human relations committee" from other local government leaders. He said leaders from the ...

College staff concerned that new budget plan still contains no base pay hike

Employees at Central Wyoming College expressed concern about their wages during budget hearings this month, when administrators proposed another fiscal year ...

Man arrested in Sunday stabbing incident

The victim, stabbed three times, was reported in stable condition at Riverton Memorial Hospital.

Patrick Duran, 24, of Riverton, was arrested for ...

County considering creating one director for all its museums

Each Fremont County museum has its own director now, but the county's museums board is considering a new structure that would create a single county museums ...

Representing Riverton American Legion Post 19, Harold York placed flowers at the veterans memorial at Mountain View Cemetery during Monday's Memorial Day ...

Be like Mike and 'just do it' in summer activities

I guess we're all like just like Mike, in some respects. Although none of us has six NBA titles, five MVPs, 10 league scoring titles and 14 NBA All-Star ...

Utah pro golfer Derek Fox holed out from 40 yards away on the first playoff hole to win the $10,000 first-prize money Monday at the annual Saltwater Classic ...

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Births
FRANKS
A son was born to Brynn and Graham Franks, of Riverton, at 9:44 p.m. May 1, 2013, at Riverton Memorial Hospital.. He weighed 7 pounds, ...

May, June and July peak season for Wyoming ticks

State residents should avoid ticks when enjoying activities or working outdoors during warmer weather because the insects can carry and pass on disease, ...

Public officials release assessment on county's health

The coalition's report provides information that may help local programs apply for grants.

A useful tool now is available to local health programs ...

Republicans pulling openly for new health care law to fail, boosting '14 ballot hopes

WASHINGTON -- If Republicans were writing a movie script for next year's congressional elections, the working title might be "2014: Apocalypse of ...

Penny Power signs would be good reminder for voters

Editor:
I was not a big fan of the government "stimulus" program two or three years back. I just assumed that money would get swallowed up with no record of ...

Tuesday notes

Remembering
Memorial Day was a lovely one across Fremont County, bringing the sort of weather that runs counter to a recent trend of cold, wet Memorial ...

Digest

Lower DUI limit discussed
CHEYENNE -- The National Transportation Safety Board's recommendation for states to lower their blood-alcohol limit for ...

Hill bill recall deadline arrives

CHEYENNE -- Organizers of an effort to repeal changes to the state schools chief's duties and powers must submit their petitions Tuesday.
They have to collect ...

BATH, Maine -- Maine Maritime Museum is celebrating the completion of its sculpture representing the Wyoming, the largest wooden sailing ship ever built in the ...

Future of Colorado River on agenda in San Diego

The river originates as the Green River in Wyoming, and water commitments from Flaming Gorge Reservoir are at issue in downstream disputes.

Top water ...

Farmers market returning Wednesday

Riverton's downtown farmers market is returning Wednesday for its second year. It is expected to be larger than last year's market, said farmers market manager ...

 
 

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