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The way it was: Scout breakfast -- 1957

It was very cold and very dark outside when local business and civic leaders showed up at the Riverton American Legion hall at 6 a.m. on a February Thursday to ...

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Avalanche warning in effect
JACKSON -- The Bridger Teton Avalanche Center is warning that skiers or snowboarders could be in danger of triggering wet ...

Maker Space

Fort Washakie students learn how to use 3-D printers in high-tech lab

Seventh-graders from Fort Washakie Middle School make a weekly trip to Maker ...

UW Extension hosting pasture workshop

University of Wyoming Extension is presenting "Cows, horses, grass ... how to make the best of what you've got" on Friday at the Frank B. Wise Business Plaza in ...

Give Your Heart to Dubois benefit includes live music, silent auction

A "heartfelt" benefit Saturday will raise money for victims of the town's devastating fire Dec. 31.
The Give Your Heart to Dubois fundraiser will be 5 p.m. ...

Huge rally falls just short for Cougar girls

Wind River travels to Shoshoni for a 5:30 p.m. contest Saturday in non-conference action.

PAVILLION -- When the basketball season is over, the ...

Laramie recorded three straight pins to open Thursday's non-conference wrestling dual against Riverton to pave its way to a 41-30 win at Wolverine Gym. ...

Cougar boys blast Riverside

PAVILLION -- The Wind River Cougars spread 10 3-point shots among six different players Thursday night at Pavillion in an 83-29 walloping of Riverside.
The ...

Key road trip for Rustlers vs. league opponents

CWC plays Sheridan College Friday night and Gillette College on Saturday.

Eight games into the Region IX basketball season, both the Central Wyoming ...

Wolverine girls ride big second quarter to victory

Riverton Lady Wolverine basketball coach Ron Porter calls the Evanston High School Gym, "a tough place to play." But on Thursday night, his Lady Wolverines ...

Boys whip Evanston 62-44; key 4-A West conference road win

The Riverton Wolverines boys basketball team blew away the Evanston Red Devils 62-44 on the road Thursday night to gain an important conference road ...

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Births
LEHTO
A child was born to Angie Lehto of Riverton and Kyle Lehto of Riverton at 5:53 p.m. Jan. 7, 2015, at SageWest Health Care at Riverton. ...

Man breaks window of South Pass office to phone for help

A Reliance man broke the window of a South Pass City State Historic Site office Jan. 17 to use the phone after his vehicle had been stuck for several hours in ...

WRHS to drug test students in extracurricular activities

Wind River High School students involved in extracurricular activities are now subject to random drug and alcohol testing.
Any student with a positive test ...

All must make the effort to show respect in words we use

Editor:
"The injuns are going to be taken care of." So said House District 19 Rep. Allen Jaggi, R-Lyman, as reported in the Rock ...

More than just the game

Sports can provide a tie that binds us

"I hate the Super Bowl,'' my wife said just as I was settling in on the couch last Sunday.
Holy ...

Keep board votes public

Legislation that would permit secret voting ought to be allowed to die

If a piece of legislation that would permit public boards and commissions to ...

Digest

Crash leads to felony drug charge
WHEATLAND -- State troopers seized about 41 pounds of marijuana while investigating a two-vehicle crash north of ...

House OKs lower fines for speeding

CHEYENNE -- House lawmakers have passed a bill that would lower fines for speeding on an 80 mph highway.
The bill was approved Thursday 58-1. Currently, anyone ...

Enzi son's firm must return money; 'misuse' suspected

Federal officials have ordered the developer of a long-delayed power plant in northeast Wyoming to return $5.7 million in stimulus money.
Documents show ...

 
 

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