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RPDR00;chief says officers take police-involved shootings personally, whatever their role

When local law-enforcement officers hear about shootings ...

With lawsuit settled, Wind River's route to be restored after 16 years

A 20-year dispute over a reroute of the Wind River is set to be resolved this fall after a settlement was finalized last week.
The settlement in a federal ...

St. Stephen's broke a 23-game losing streak since the school re-instated the program in a 43-18 victory against Red Rock.

It was Oct. 29, 1965, when ...

Wyatt Ramsey burned Big Piney's defense for 214 rushing yards in a 26-19 Shoshoni victory.

Shoshoni battled visiting Big Piney to 26-19 win in the ...

Taryn Caress and Taylenn Thompson led the Riverton front line in a comeback, four-set road victory.

A long trip to Torrington to play a single ...

Wind River's youth movement continued to progress in a 45-12 defeat to Tongue River.

It wasn't what they wanted exactly, but Friday's game at ...

Lander's DeAundre Velarde rushed for 151 yards in a hard-fought road defeat to Worland.

Oh, so close.
As the ball flew off the foot of Lander Valley ...

Crazy week of football to start season

The opening week of Fremont County football certainly provided plenty of thrills and chills (not literally, but give it a month or so) to supporters of schools ...

Riverton's Brady Fullerton threw for 373 yards and ran for 79 in a 48-36 loss to Green River.


Only an agonizing and puzzling 45-minute wait for an ...

In agreement that voting by district erodes voter interest

Editor:
I am in agreement that the districts have cut down on opportunities to vote. I felt the county was better represented when we all could vote on the ...

Playing to win the name game

It's been an amusing challenge over many years of writing.

One of the favorite opening paragraphs I've ever written came in 2009 with the Lakota ...

All the live-long day


Songs about work run a close
second to love in popular music

Love has everything else beat when it comes to the subject matter of popular songs -- ...

County won't oppose protections to biking area

The Fremont County Commission has decided not to oppose the Bureau of Land Management's mineral withdrawal, reversing an earlier position.
The BLM's main ...

St. Stephen's seeks status change to aid staff insurance

St. Stephen's Indian Schools are working to change their status under the Bureau of Indian Education in order to help provide full health insurance to staff. ...

Sage grouse numbers up again; hatch rate tops 10-year average

Wyoming has more of the closely watched fowl than any other state, and Fremont County has the most in Wyoming.

The number of greater sage grouse in ...

Woman who struck, killed motorcyclist gets 13 days

GILLETTE (AP) -- A woman charged with crashing into a motorcyclist in Gillette and causing injuries that later killed the man has been ordered to serve 13 days ...

Brace for state layoffs, governor warns as fiscal crisis continues

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Wyoming won't be able to implement further budget cuts, if necessary, without laying off state employees, the governor said Tuesday.
Falling ...

Wyoming digest

First targeted wolf killed
JACKSON (AP) -- One wolf from a pack that recently attacked cows to eat them on private land near Grand Teton National Park ...

An industry outdoors

Amid energy slowdown hunting, fishing revenue vital to Wyoming

Walking across the sagebrush prairie on the first day of hunting season, or standing ...

Faster speed limit on I-25 not that significant in travel

Editor:
It is not a major issue but I disagree with Randy Tucker when he wrote that it is now more than an hour faster by car to Cheyenne because the speed ...

 
 

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