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Privatization talks on county EMS to proceed; two to lead negotiations

Fremont County Commissioners Larry Allen and Travis Becker are to lead negotiations with air ambulance company Guardian Flight as the county moves to privatize ...

There's more to the man than 'Mate'

When I started this column many years ago, I asked Ned -- yes, that's his real name --if I might write something about him, and he said 'You'll ruin the ...

Democrats nominate three commission finalists

The remaining county commissioners will choose Keja Whiteman's replacement.

Fremont County Democrats nominated three individuals to fill the vacant ...

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Births
FRANKSON
A child was born to Lyric Chingman of Lander and Brandon Frankson of Lander at 1:32 p.m. July 20 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. ...

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Deaths
HECKERT
Jeremy Robert Heckert, 38, died Friday, July 10, at Ponderay Lake, Idaho. Cremation has taken place, and his ashes have been spread in ...

Peace march was a success

Editor:
I thank the community for coming out Aug. 8 to participate in the inaugural peace march. It was a rousing success, and those of us who helped to ...

The summer was hot, dry and smoky 14 years ago this month, with 43 wildfires burning across 10 western states, including Wyoming.
The effort to control the ...

Swim, bike, run.
Sounds like a nice little day of family fun.
That's exactly what occurred Saturday during the fifth annual Lander Sprint Triathlon.
As the ...

Road work to begin Monday between Ethete and Kinnear

An 8.21-mile pavement improvement project is scheduled to begin Monday on Wyoming Highway 132 between Ethete and Kinnear.
Mountain Construction Co., of ...

Volunteers of America-Northern Rockies held a re-dedication ceremony July 27 at the Center of Hope. The event honored clients, staff and community members ...

Wyoming gains two drill rigs in weekly U.S. count

HOUSTON -- Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. this week remained steady at ...

The Wyoming Arts Council welcomes new applications for its 2016 Folk and Traditional Arts Mentoring Project Grants. The grant application postmark deadline is ...

BLM Hudson-Atlantic City Road to be improved next week

Travelers should avoid the route during construction.

The Bureau of Land Management Lander Field Office will improve portions of the Hudson-Atlantic ...

Rocky Mountain Hall echoed Saturday with the sounds of squeaking sneakers and bouncing balls as the Wind River Bison, the newest entry in the American ...

Money moves make progress for solid waste district; $3.8M reserve likely

Fremont County Solid Waste Disposal District is in getting in better financial shape, according to a budget district superintendent Andy Frey presented on Aug. ...

Three arrested, one cited for child endangerment

Child neglect reported at same address in September

Three people were arrested and one person was cited for child endangerment July 23 due to ...

Heart Mountain pilgrimage set

CODY -- The Heart Mountain WWII Interpretive Center plans its annual pilgrimage Aug. 21-22.
The center is a national historic landmark on the site where some ...

Can coal fix it?

It might be the only way to thrive

No industry in Wyoming has a better record for using innovation to solve threatening problems than coal. That ...

Highly touted UW freshman WR focuses on learning playbook

LARAMIE -- Justice Murphy has that "it factor" that his teammates recognized immediately -- the type of physical ability that could help Wyoming ...

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Zoo to take cubs of euthanized bear
TOLEDO, Ohio -- An Ohio zoo will take the two cubs of a grizzly bear that was euthanized after it killed a hiker in ...

 
 

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