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Shooting details undisclosed for now
CHEYENNE (AP) -- The Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation says it will not release details about a man who ...

Fair parade Saturday evening; entries accepted until shortly before starting time on Main

The procession begins at 6 p.m. at the School District 25 administration building, 121 N. Fifth St. W.

Entries for the Fremont County Fair and Rodeo ...

City opts for lighted signals at crosswalks; state could help pay tab

The City of Riverton wants to install flashing crosswalk signals at four locations in the city.
The Riverton City Council approved a resolution Tuesday that ...

Fifth bison scuffle of the season in park; minor injuries

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (AP) -- Yellowstone National Park officials are warning tourists to keep their distance after a bison flipped a woman into the air as ...

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TROSPER
Stallone Trosper died Saturday, July 18, 2015, in Riverton. He was 29 years old. Traditional American Indian funeral services ...

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Ring could yield leads to killings
CHEYENNE (AP) -- Police are releasing photos of a gold ring as they continue to investigate the fatal shootings of ...

Lawsuit seeks to keep proposed oil and gas drilling regulations from taking effect

CHEYENNE (AP) -- New rules for oil and gas drilling on federal lands nationwide will be delayed from August until September at the soonest amid a legal ...

Tribe wants shootings treated as hate crime by fed authorities

The Northern Arapaho Tribe called on federal authorities to file hate crime charges against a Wyoming man following the fatal shooting of one tribal member and ...

County flags at half staff

Flags at Fremont County buildings will fly at half staff until sunset Friday to honor the five victims of a shooting in Chattanooga, Tenn., on July16.
"We ...

The fatal shooting that took place Saturday in Riverton represented a first for local police officers responding to the incident.
Riverton Police Department ...

June cancellations by Great Lakes Airlines may have set new record at airport

June was a difficult month for Great Lakes Airlines, which operates out of Riverton Regional Airport.
Seventy flights were canceled in June out of 119 ...

Shull guilty of murder in 2014 slaying; appeal likely

Jeremiah Ethan Samuel Shull was found guilty Monday of first-degree murder for killing Jacob Willenbrecht, 27, of Riverton, on Oct. 19.
Prosecutors believe ...

College OKs budget; $95K higher than last year's

The Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees passed its budget for fiscal year 2016 during a meeting Wednesday in Riverton.
The final budget represents an ...

Clyde charged with murder for Saturday shootings at Center of Hope

The 32-year-old man charged with Saturday's fatal shooting at the Center of Hope ...

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Two dead after shop robbery
CHEYENNE (AP) -- Two men are dead with gunshot wounds in a robbery at a rare-coin business in downtown Cheyenne.
The ...

Deer on highways appear deterred by piece of white cloth on reflectors

Deer hit on Wyoming roads cost $44 million to $52 million a year when accounting for injury, damage and lost wildlife value.

JACKSON (AP) -- A couple ...

State water atlas improved

LARAMIE (AP) -- Water managers and water users in Wyoming now have easier online access to climate, weather, snowpack, stream flow and state water development ...

Four dead in Saturday plane crash

POWELL, Wyo. (AP) -- The Park County Sheriff's Office says four people died in a small twin-engine plane crash Saturday in northwest Wyoming.
There were no ...

Construction workers at Maverick Country Store on West Main Street in Riverton accidentally nicked a natural gas line with a backhoe on Saturday afternoon. ...

Rabies prevention key, so take precautions near animals; three positive tests this year

To help Wyoming residents avoid a deadly disease for themselves, as well as for pets and livestock, the Wyoming Department of Health is promoting rabies ...

 
 

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