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Berkeley eclipse show makes Riverton stop

Multiverse, a space sciences laboratory at UC Berkeley, will visit Riverton as part of its "Eclipse Megamovie Awareness Tour," a series of town hall and ...

Accounting workshops hosted in Riverton

The federal government sets aside more than $2 billion annually to fund the early-stage development of new high-tech ideas being pursued by innovative small ...

WYDOT striping crews hit Fremont County

Wyoming Department of Transportationstripingcrews are kicking off highway marking activities throughout Wyoming, including Fremont County, and drivers are ...

Meeting held on Lander street project

A public information sharing meeting to discuss the 2018 Jefferson Street highway improvement project will be held 6 p.m. Tuesday at Lander City ...

Riverton Museum shows off fashion

The Riverton Museum has placed a new temporary exhibit on display at the Riverton library which features cosmetics and fashion from the 1940s through the 1950s ...

Wyoming gains two rigs; U.S. tally up 15

HOUSTON (AP) -- The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by 15 this week to 839.
A year ago, 443 rigs were active.
Houston ...

Firearms company that came to Cheyenne amid national publicity lays off 85 workers

In 2016, Magpul expanded its Cheyenne operations to meet the huge market demand in the firearms industry. However, in the first quarter of 2017, the ...

UW names scholarship recipients

Chief Washakie scholarships have been awarded to 14 University of Wyoming students for the coming academic year.
Current recipients of the Chief Washakie ...

CWC raises funds for college athletes

The Central Wyoming College Foundation last month held the Rustler 400, an annual event that includes buffet, silent auction and a drawing for a multitude of ...

Local parcels leased in competitive bid Monday

The Midvale Grazing Association has managed the properties for the past 50 years.

For the ...

Three finalists in Riverton for city admin interviews

The City of Riverton invited the community to meet three finalists for the city administrator position Thursday at City Hall.
David Fuqua from Cushing, ...

Judge throws out murder confession

DRIGGS, Idaho (AP) -- A southeastern Idaho judge has thrown out the confession of a Wyoming man charged with two counts of first-degree murder in connection ...

Riverton schools identify jobs to be cut next year

Reeling from losses in state funding, Riverton's school district has identified several positions that will be cut next year.
Legislative cuts to school ...

TheDubois Community Mountain Bluebird Trailis currently being installed through as partnership between the Dubois Museum and the Jackson Hole Wildlife ...

Dozens of immigrants arrested

DENVER (AP) -- Immigration officials say over two dozen people suspected of being in the country illegally have been arrested in Colorado and Wyoming during an ...

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Births

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A child was born to KaCee Ann Bailey of Riverton and Remington Ryan Bailey of Riverton at 4 p.m. ...

CWC student earns state honor

Central Wyoming College student Amanda "Amy" Chidester has been recognized asthe Student of the Year among Wyoming Community Colleges by college trustees..
A ...

Capitol oversight group considers cost of keeping 1920s vault door

Options range from $20,000 to $90,000.

CHEYENNE (TNS) - The Wyoming Legislature's Capitol Building Restoration Oversight Group spent the better ...

Lander girls Ava Hunter and Lenna Baur competed at the Cowboy State Games in Casper this past weekend.
Baur placed second and Hunter third in the youth foil ...

County obligations weaken hope for 10 percent budget cut

After realizing Fremont County's assessed value is likely to drop another 9 percent in 2017, commissioners issued a memo this winter asking department heads ...

 
 

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