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With the OPEC oil embargo and President Jimmy Carter's austerity measures fresh in the minds of all Americans, a local utility company took up the cause 30 ...

Five Lander locals named to governor's outdoor rec task force

Wyoming State Parks and Cultural Resources Director Darin Westby has named 29 people as members of his Outdoor Recreation Task Force.
"The Wyoming Department ...

DEQ to host public meeting on Pavillion area water

OnThursday, Dec. 8, the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) and the Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (WOGCC) will host a public ...

Christian Food Storehouse distributed 170 baskets Wednesday in its annual Thanksgiving Basket Giveaway at the food pantry located at 219 N. Third Street East ...

UW Extension offers beef classes

A hands-on school teaching beef artificial insemination techniques and management strategies is this December in Riverton offered by the University of Wyoming ...

Low-income childhood obesity on decline in Wyoming

LARAMIE (AP) -- New data show a declining rate of childhood obesity among low-income families in Wyoming.
Wyoming now has the nation's third-lowest childhood ...

Second annual UW giving day is Tuesday, Nov. 29

Tuesday, Nov. 29, is Giving Tuesday, and the University of Wyoming honors this tradition with its second annual UW Giving Day.
Giving Tuesday, the first ...

Uber seeking entree to Wyoming; panel of state lawmakers hears pitch

State Sen. Cale Case, R-Lander, serves on the committee considering the ride-sharing company's proposition.

Ride-sharing service Uber is seeking to ...

Shoshone National Forest selling Christmas tree permits

CODY - Christmas tree permits are now available from the Shoshone National Forest. Permits may be purchased Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm at ...

Vietnam vet Aloysius Bell signed up at 17 -- then and Army tried to draft him at 19

It was a situation all too common in families anywhere in America. ...

Wyoming food pantries in need of cash, not food, donations

CASPER (AP) -- Employees of food pantries and the state food bank are calling for more cash donations to help people in need during the downturn in Wyoming's ...

Three killed in two-car wreck on reservation No IDs yet from coroner's office

Three people were killed in a two-vehicle accident just after midnight Saturday at the intersection of Left Hand Ditch Road and 17 Mile Road on the Wind River ...

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will hold a public meeting at 6 p.m.. Dec. 1 at the Lander Regional Office (260 Buena Vista Dr) to discuss proposed ...

County eyes tire recycling continuation

Though much of Fremont County's recycling program continues to be downsized, the solid waste district is considering whether to now begin recycling ...

WIHS honor roll released for term I

Wyoming Indian High School has released its Term 1 honor roll for the 2016-2017 school year:
3.5- 4.0 GPA
Denaira Hiwalker, grade 9; Brian Two Crow, ...

County tax payments mirror statewide decline

Fremont County saw its sales and use taxes decline significantly from 2015 to 2016, mirroring a statewide 22.7 percent contraction in those taxes from last ...

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Corrections

- The headline for a page 1 story Wednesday should have said "Addison gets two years for meth."

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More cuts at CWC would threaten key programs, basic services

If the Wyoming Legislature orders community colleges to make more cuts next year, Central Wyoming College President Brad Tyndall said his institution has three ...

Top professors named as UW students honor instructors

Members of the University of Wyoming Cap and Gown Chapter of Mortar Board recently honored their "Top Profs" at the 37th annual Top Prof Night.
Members of the ...

Bebout hopes city funding from state to stay intact

Sen. Eli Bebout offered encouraging news to the Riverton City Council last month on the subject of state funding that's provided to cities and towns in ...

 
 

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