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Two county schools to participate in UW robotics research project

Can gaming and robotics be used to teach computational thinking skills to middle school students in culturally sensitive ways?
A multidisciplinary University ...

Elks request donations in holiday meal delivery

Members of the Elks Lodge in Riverton hope to deliver 150 holiday meals to local families next week, but the group needs more donations from residents.
People ...

Congress should consider impeaching the president

Editor:
I am not a Democrat. I am not a Republican. I am a registered Independent and have voted in every election I was eligible for more than 50 years. It ...

Mead says state won't honor EPA rez ruling

Gov. Matt Mead has written to Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy saying Wyoming won't honor her agency's recent determination that ...

Drennen freed: Former murder convict released after nearly four years in prison

Nearly three years after being convicted of first-degree murder and sentenced to life in prison, Gabriel Drennen is a free man.
District Court Judge Norman E. ...

Devon donates $500 to Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity, Wind River Country recently received a donation of $500 from Devon Energy. The donation will go toward the purchase of construction ...

Most people probably would not mind a higher tax on beer

Editor:
The Riverton mayor wants the state to raise the tax on beer. I think this would be all right with most people. I would guess that most people who buy ...

Tough mission

Traditional veterans groups are making difficult, good decisions

Riverton-area veterans groups had a difficult choice to make earlier this year. ...

Man convicted of 2010 murder expected to be freed

After serving three years of a life sentence for first-degree murder, a Riverton man is expected to ...

Hill: Wyoming's citizens deserve answers on costly state investigation

Editor:
On I sent the following letter to the members of the Wyoming Legislature regarding the work of the Select Investigative Committee:
Dear ...

Turn vacant lot downtown into paid parking for businesses

Editor:
I have a suggestion for using the vacant lot at Fifth and Main in downtown Riverton that the City of Riverton owns if nothing is going to be built ...

False claim of assault leads to arrest of city man

A Riverton man was arrested Thursday after he called law enforcement to make a false claim about an assault.
Nathon Brewer, 39, of Riverton, reported the ...

After third appeal, man serving life for murder now faces lesser charge

Gabriel Drennen was previously found guilty of murder for the shooting death of Leroy Hoster, 29, on May 2, 2010.

After his third appeal, a man who ...

Funding for more public transportation 'very unlikely'

Editor:
I read the letter from the young man I take to be an exchange student of some kind from Germany. He talked about having more public transportation. ...

Take EPA's ruling on reservation to court immediately and 'fight it out'

Editor:
The EPA now says Riverton is part of the Indian reservation, eh? Who the heck is the EPA to decide that? Take this to court immediately and fight it ...

Pavillion working group meeting set

The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality and the Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission will host a Pavillion working group meeting Tuesday in ...

Musician to visit Riverton on holiday tour

Singer Jerry Joseph said he may incorporate some songs about Wyoming into his performance Tuesday.

Singer and songwriter Jerry Joseph is headed to ...

Ron Warpness proposes raising the tax from 2 cents a gallon to 28 cents, in hopes the new revenue would be spent on alcohol-related ...

Small space, big idea

Veterans groups join forces in one office, pledge improved service

Local veterans groups are combining their resources in an effort to better serve ...

EPA says it has right to set rez border, but the intent is limited

Some federal officials disagree with Riverton leaders who say questions about the boundary of the Wind River Indian Reservation need to be resolved in court. ...

 
 

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