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No. 1 Southwest Wind River vs. No. 4 Northwest Riverside
The Riverside Rebels earned the right to play top-ranked Wind River in opening round West 2-A ...

Riverton's hockey club swept three games at the state tournament to defend the crown.

It's not how you start, but how you finish. That was definitely ...

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Tim Tyler, 77, a lifelong resident of Wind River Indian Reservation, died Sunday, Feb. 21 at his ...

Tim Tyler

Wind River Indian Reservation resident Tim Tyler died Sunday, Feb. 21, 2016, at his home after a lengthy illness, with his family by his side. He was 77 years ...

Internet and its impacts are 'out of control'

Editor:
Reading about the "Internet revenge bill" that the Wyoming legislators are debating, I wondered how something like this could ever be considered legal ...

Better all the time
Our marvelous streak unseasonably mild mid February winter probably is over, according to weather forecasters, but we now are ...

Another death from avalanche in Teton region

JACKSON (AP) -- A man killed in an avalanche in northwest Wyoming has been identified as 30-year-old Ernesto Rodriguez-Becerra of Jackson.
Authorities say the ...

Ed board blasts Balow

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Some members of the State Board of Education are criticizing Superintendent of Public Instruction Jillian Balow over proposed budget cuts. ...

Tight timeline for lawmakers as session passes halfway mark

The House postponed a second reading on more than 50 bills last week to buy time to hear budget amendments.

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The Wyoming Legislature ...

Forest Service pledges solutions on prairie dog encroachment

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The U.S. Forest Service is making new efforts to resolve prairie dog issues on the Thunder Basin National Grassland in northeast Wyoming, where ...

Wyoming digest

Prison term for ex-county attorney
LARAMIE (AP) -- A judge disregarded pleas for leniency and sentenced former Albany County prosecuting attorney ...

Riverton has made tentative plans for how it will use funds this year from the optional 1 percent sales tax, with plans to save at least $1 million for 2017 ...

A parade of horn-honking vehicles trailed a Riverton Volunteer Fire Department engine through Riverton on Monday afternoon as the Riverton River Rats hockey ...

County could see extra $2.5 million under amendment OKd in House

CHEYENNE - Wyoming's cities, towns and counties could receive more money out of the state budget than previously expected.
The Wyoming House of ...

The Riverton Lady Wolverines dropped two Class 4-A West Conference games over the weekend, falling to Natrona 72-26 Friday and to Kelly Walsh 44-37 ...

Kobey Simpson led Lander with 25 points against Mountain View.


Kobey Simpson poured in a game-high 25 points Friday evening as the Lander Tigers ...

Wranglers beat Rocky Mountain, 41-34

Lady Blue pounded out a well-earned road victory on Saturday on the heels of a close home defeat to Thermopolis on Friday.

Shoshoni hit the road ...

Freezing for a good cause

Riverton Special Olympics held their annual Jackalope Jump on Saturday and raised nearly $5,000.

A wave of water washed across the parking lot ...

Wyoming Indian bounced back after a loss to Lyman.

The Wyoming Indian Lady Chiefs earned the second seed out of the Class 2-A Southwest with a ...

Riverton's Dino Baldes and Hayden Wempen won for Riverton, Palmer Schafer and Mark McConnell for Lander, and Patrick Forster and Connor Wilkinson for ...

 
 

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