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The longtime local coach will be the next leader of the Lady Wolverines.


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Friday, May 12

The Home and Garden Expo is from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 13 at the ...

Gladys June Miller-Sajwaj

Gladys June Miller-Sajwaj passed away peacefully April 22, 2017, at Westward Heights Care in Lander due to age-related health issues. She was 94 years old.
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John 'Jack' Arthur Holmes

John "Jack" Arthur Holmes died April 28, 2017, in Dubois. He was 89 years old.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 12, 2017, at the Dubois ...

$125.3M worth of tourism in Fremont County last year

In 2016, 513,000 travelers spent at least one night in Fremont County, according to a recent Wyoming Office of Tourism report compiled by Dean Runyan ...

Vincent named top financial advisor

Jeffrey Vincent of Vincent Financial Services in Riverton was recently named among the Top 1,200 Financial Advisors in America by Barron's, a leading financial ...

BLM seeking feedback on grazing permits

The Bureau of Land Management's Lander office is seeking public input as it begins to analyze the renewal of grazing permits in the Silver Creek Common ...

A mother needs a child to teach

Mothers Day is coming, and here's the lowdown:
"There's nothing that can help you understand your beliefs better than trying to explain them to a child," ...

Why couldn't mountain lion have been darted and moved?

Editor:
I was going to lose more sleep over this tragic and poorly handled incident until I voiced my views.
A mountain lion in Riverton was killed for ...

Threat as crime

The note left Tuesday at Riverton High School was harmful in and of itself

The sight of uniformed police officers carrying assault-style rifles on ...

For revenue, UW adds beer sales

LARAMIE (AP) -- The University of Wyoming Athletics Department is not letting recent budget cuts slow it down.
Department authorities that they have a ...

Federal program helping WA sage grouse

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) -- A new study of sage grouse in Eastern Washington found a surprisingly large benefit from a federal program that subsidizes farmers to ...

Wyoming digest

Woman killed in house fire
ROCK SPRINGS (AP) -- A house fire in southwest Wyoming has claimed the life of a 72-year-old woman.
The fire occurred about ...

Specs on CWC Jackson plan adjusted

As the prospect of building a Central Wyoming College campus in Jackson has become a reality, some details of the plan have been modified to fit real-life ...

State ceremony honors Hartbank at fire academy

Firefighter Clarence "Speed" Hartbank lost his life in the line of duty. Now the state is honoring him with ceremonies Saturday afternoon.
This year's Wyoming ...

Overhauled recycling plan sees more people using curbside service

A month ago, the City of Riverton decided to try a new curbside recycling system for its residents and as a result saw an increase in customers.
Part of the ...

No arrest yet in school threat; charges expected

Police have not yet arrested anyone in connection with the threat made this week to Riverton schools, but officials say they intend to press charges.
"Our ...

Paying forward

Riverton's flowering crab apples are marvelous, but it's time to start replacing them

Now is the time of year when residents of Riverton ought to ...

Grad events set at UW

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) -- Spring commencement ceremonies are being held this week at the University of Wyoming.
UW is scheduled to accord degrees upon 1,487 ...

 
 

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