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Three seasons in one
We had our last winter day a little more than a week ago, and we had our first summer day a couple of days ago, yet it is neither ...

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Hill says she's cooperating
CHEYENNE -- Wyoming public schools Superintendent Cindy Hill says she has cooperated with an inquiry into the operations of ...

Extended unemployment benefits to be reduced under sequestration

Anyone who starts collecting those emergency payments on or after May 26 will receive less money.

CHEYENNE -- Extended unemployment payments in ...

Mead's developed energy policy over two years

Among other things, it recommends creation of an "energy campus" in which different fuel sources could be blended in production.

CHEYENNE -- Gov. Matt ...

April snows didn't make much of a dent in drought; firefighting funds dwindle

Wyoming's snowpack saw some significant melting in the last week -- not good news considering the expected shortage of firefighting funds this year.
The ...

Trailer suffers fire, smoke damage in Sunday blaze

No one was injured in the incident; two fire trucks and eight firefighters reported to the scene.

Officials said a single-wide trailer home was ...

Search for missing Ethete man now in fourth day

Search and rescue teams are looking for Curtis LeClair, 62, of Ethete, who was reported missing at about 1 p.m. Saturday from 532 Diversion Dam Road.
Initial ...

Alcohol crisis center to merge July 1 with Sheridan organization

The merger has been confirmed and on July 1, the Volunteers of America-Northern Rockies organization will take ownership of the Fremont County Alcohol Crisis ...

Three Fremont County players in field for Open qualifier at Riverton course

P.J. Thomas and Easton Paxton are two Riverton golfers in the field for the U.S. Open qualifying round Wednesday at the Riverton Country Club.
Thomas played ...

Request for 'mini' was a good sign for runner at regional track meet

Wyoming Indian's venerable track coach, Chico Her Many Horses, often brings cultural and historical images to his runners.
If a WIHS Chief is on the track, ...

Rafferty 'more and more excited' about CWC coaching job

Pat Rafferty has a plan of attack for keeping the Central Wyoming College men's basketball program at a high level.
Rafferty was named coach of the ...

Battling injuries, RHS girls end fourth at regional soccer

Riverton opens state tournament play Thursday against Laramie.

Two Casper girls soccer teams knocked the Riverton Wolverines into the No. 4 state ...

UW mat coach counting on Lander's Hanson

University of Wyoming wrestling coach Mark Branch has plenty of complements for freshman heavyweight Jordan Hanson of Lander.
Hanson, a two-time Class 3-A ...

Sixth place at 4-A West track for Wolverine boys and girls

Ashtyn Leisy of the Riverton Wolverines qualified for state in three events Friday and Saturday at the Class 4-A West regional meet in Casper.
The best ...

The best weather of the season blessed the 29 boys and girls track teams that descended on Bill Bush Stadium in Lander Friday and Saturday for the West ...

Tigers drub Rawlins, win conference soccer crown

Lander will have a No. 1 seed at the state tournament in Jackson.

After deadlocking Rawlins 1-1 in the first meeting, the Lander Valley High School ...

After upset loss to Rock Springs, RHS boys third at 4-A West soccer

Rock Springs upset the top-seeded Riverton Wolverines 1-0 Friday night in the Class 4-A West regional boys semifinal soccer match in Evanston.
The Wolverines ...

Why weren't legislative audits taking place before 'the Hill bill,' not afterward?

Editor:
The AP article in your May 4 edition, "Mead chides GOP leaders over criticism of Hill bill," in which Gov. Mead is reported to have said that the ...

Terrible toll from the new wars

The signature human damages from Iraq and Afghanistan are the head wound and the amputation.

She never intended to be the answer in a trivia ...

A square deal for the little guy

To listen to the language of American political campaigns, you could reasonably conclude that "big" is bad and "small" is good.
Who has too much power and ...

 
 

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