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Date set for Hill case

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The Wyoming Supreme Court will hear oral arguments Aug. 20 in state schools Superintendent Cindy Hill's legal ...

Charges dropped against Wyo. man after 23 years

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Andrew J. Johnson stopped at the court clerk's office in Cheyenne on Friday and picked up an order signed by a district judge dismissing ...

Forest Service property in Jackson under contract

JACKSON (AP) -- The U.S. Forest Service has entered into a contract to sell 10 acres at Bridger-Teton National Forest headquarters in Jackson.
Real estate ...

James Burrell

James Burrell of Riverton died at his home surrounded by his family on Thursday, July 18, 2013.
He was 57 years old.
Cremation has taken place as was his ...

James Richard Evans

James Richard "Jimmy" Evans of Casper died Tuesday July 16, 2013 surrounded by his family.
He was 75 years old.
He was born in Byron on Aug. 2, 1937, to ...

William John Humphrey

William John Humphrey died suddenly at his home in Lander early on Monday, July 8, 2013. He was 59 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and celebration of ...

Organic farm finding success with 'Wyomatoes'

BIG PINEY (AP) -- Stewart Doty picked his first ripe tomato this year in April.
A big, fresh, organic tomato from a Wyoming garden is unheard of that early. ...

In the final quarter of the 20th century, the tribes of the Wind River Indian Reservation got organized in their efforts to preserve their native ...

Digest

Later start Tuesday for commission
The Fremont County Commission's regular meeting starts later than usual this Tuesday, July 23, at the commission ...

College waiting on state for go-ahead on Lander project

Central Wyoming College expects to learn in October whether land it hopes to use for a new Lander facility will be available.
Ron Granger, the college's vice ...

Precision horse team highlights cowboy days in Dubois

Experience a weekend of western activities inspired by the lives of the American cowboy at National Day of the Cowboy celebration July 26 through 28 in ...

Motorcycle poker run leaves Saturday from WR Casino

"Ride the Winds Poker Run 2013"
The Wind River Hotel and Casino hosts its annual poker run on Saturday, July 27.
Ride the Winds Poker Run Registration begins ...

First fuel-tax-funded job is in Fremont County

Two other Fremont County road projects also were awarded this month at the Wyoming Transportation Commission meeting.

The first project to be funded ...

Coroner now says earlier wreck was a factor in death

But he said the cause of Audrey Arguello's death was a subdural hematoma as the result of an accidental fall July 7, however.

Coroner Ed McAuslan ...

Creative troopers nab man who stole and wrecked truck

Wyoming Highway Patrol troopers used some creative sleuthing to connect a Rawlins man to a pickup truck stolen and wrecked in Fremont County.
Riverton Circuit ...

Strathmore u-mine moves ahead; public comment, meetings

A Gas Hills uranium mine has reached the next step in its permitting process with the opening of a public comment period.
Interested parties will have until ...

Man missing for more than a week found OK, Montana

The Fremont County Sheriff's Office has located 75-year-old Roger Pierce of rural Riverton after a search of more than a week.
"Mr. Pierce was located late ...

Today

Correction
Thursday's page-5 story "CWC, WPBS partner on history project" should have said WPBS hopes to use $110,000 from the state to produce five ...

Visitor finds Balloon Block, wins $500 and Saturday balloon

Randall Hatcher is glad he came from Vancouver, Wash., to visit his brother this week.
Hatcher found the Riverton Rendezvous Balloon Block Thursday afternoon, ...

Key Club earns Single Service Award

The Riverton High School Key Club received the Single Service Award, bronze level, at the Key Club International Convention from July 3-7 in Washington, ...

 
 

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