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Legislative task force gets look at WLRC plans

Both the Wyoming Life Resource Center in Lander and the Wyoming State Hospital in Evanston could see major changes under schematic designs taking shape for the ...

Education panel scraps earlier ed bills, favors new deficit plan

CHEYENNE (TNS) -- Legislators still are working on a plan to offset the state's education funding deficit.
The Legislature's Joint Education Interim Committee ...

Wyoming digest

WAM wants to ix administratie fee
CASPER (AP) -- The Wyoming Association of Municipalities is fighting to end the state's collection of an ...

Riverton, Lander get donations from energy company

Black Hills Energy is trying to make the holidays happier by donating 141 major home appliances valued at $201,000 to non-profits in 18 communities across ...

BLM posts quarterly lease sales

The Bureau of Land Management Wyoming State Office has posted its proposed list of parcels for the quarterly competitive oil and gas lease sale scheduled for ...

Bridges bolstered across county by 1 percent cash; $2.5M in work coming up

As Fremont County nears completion of its first round of 1 percent projects, its transportation department is set to finish $2.5 million of bridge repairs this ...

State parks gift certificates available

Wyoming's parks have a gift this year to get your family outdoors: permit gift certificates.
The gift certificates are redeemable for annual permits, which ...

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Births

REDFIELD
A daughter was born to Cathryn Conrad of Glendora, California and Gentry Redfield of Clovis, New ...

The Riverton Police Department responded at about 2:55 a.m. Friday to the 1100 block of Sherry Drive for reports that a Wyoming Highway Patrol vehicle was ...

Santa Claus made another appearance in Riverton this season, this time at Willow Creek Elementary School's family night Dec. ...

No liquor license for store near City Park

The Riverton City Council denied the transfer of a retail liquor license Tuesday to the Exxon fuel station Good to Go store, 203 N. Federal Blvd.
Members of ...

Motorists asked to heed road warnings

Fremont County drivers have seen an increase in warnings and closures on highways this year as agencies are trying to be proactive to prevent crashes and ...

Enrollment totals were down this fall at CWC

Administrators are working on strategies to increase student numbers.

Enrollments were down this semester at Central Wyoming College compared to the ...

State Dem chair seeking position in national party

Wyoming Democratic Party Chairwoman Ana Cuprill has announced her candidacy for the position of secretary of the Democratic National Committee.
Cuprill said ...

Ruling: Montana can have Wyoming water

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- A special master appointed by the U.S. Supreme Court in a long-running dispute over state water rights says Wyoming is obligated to ...

Lawmaker proposes all-year daylight savings

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) -- Wyoming residents could be saving daylight all year if one lawmaker's plan makes it through the Legislature.
Rep. Dan Laursen, of Powell, ...

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Corrections

The December 13 page one article "Safety first: Riverton schools implement new security system" should have ...

Volunteers needed to drive cancer patients

Volunteers must have a valid driver's license, a safe and reliable vehicle and proof of automobile insurance.

The American Cancer Society Road To ...

WDH is seeing more norovirus

The Wyoming Department of Health has seen an increase in people reporting norovirus in certain areas of the state.
A press release from the WDH did not ...

Wyoming's three electors go for Trump

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Republican Donald Trump secured Wyoming's three electoral votes without the disruption or protests seen in other states.
The three formally ...

 
 

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