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CWC auditor notes issue common to all colleges

The Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees has accepted the school's audit for fiscal year 2015
The audit earned CWC a "good opinion" according to Wayne ...

Elvina M. Warpness

Elvina M. Warpness of Riverton died Thursday, Dec. 24, 2015, at her home in Riverton.
She was 90.
Funeral services are at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 30, at ...

CHEYENNE (TNS) -- It remains unclear if a proposal to extend health coverage to about 20,000 Wyomingites will be debated during the 2016 legislative ...

Walt Leonard Westling Jr.

Walt Leonard Westling Jr. died Thursday, Dec. 24, 2015, at his ranch home near Kinnear, with his family present.
He was 84 years old.
Funeral services are ...

Cyndi Faler

Lander resident Cyndi Faler died Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. She was 65 years old.
At her request, cremation has taken place ...

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Divorces

Divorces granted in Fremont County District Court:

- Cheryl Leigh Myers from Travis Charles Myers. ...

Fond recollection of seeing Santa arrive on an airplane

Editor:
I hope everything is good in old Riverton. I was a little kid there when my dad worked heavy equipment in the Gas Hills.
What I remember most about ...

Some Christmas gifts don't cost a thing

"Not all those who wander are lost," declares J.R.R. Tolkien in the epic novel "The Fellowship of the Ring."
So I hope you'll agree with my suggestion that ...

Riding with the Rangers

Santa letter duty is an annual delight
The first Santa letter arrived the day after Thanksgiving. We finally typed up the last one Tuesday morning.
There ...

In Merry Measure

Celebrate Christmas this year with a song in your heart

Many of the Christmas carols we sing in 2015 date to the mid-19th century, which is about the ...

NORAD to track Santa all night long

Santa Claus is coming to town, and for the 60th consecutive year, the North American Aerospace Defense Command will continue its tradition of telling ...

A 'white Christmas' likely across the county

If your definition of "white Christmas" is snowfall on Dec. 25, then this year fits the bill.
Weather forecasters predict as much as an 80 percent chance for ...

Christmas break for Wind River Job Corp began Dec. 17 and will last through Jan. 6.
But not everyone there is heading home for the holidays.
Of the 135 ...

Sports provides a family far from home at Christmas

It's only the second occasion in my 45 years on God's green earth when I won't be in a place called California for Christmas.
Even when I was stationed in ...

BSU pounds Northern Illinois, 55-7

SAN DIEGO (TNS) -- It took all of three plays and 58 seconds on a cloudy Wednesday afternoon for Boise State to prove that its trip to San Diego was for ...

The Riverton High School volleyball standout signed a national letter of intent Wednesday.

Brooklenn Thompson has grown up with Central Wyoming ...

Love and belief

Again this year, a long-ago Santa letter speaks to our deepest feelings

What is the nicest thing anyone ever said to you?
A girl writing a letter to ...

County challenges tax-free university housing status

LARAMIE (AP) -- Attorneys for the Albany County Assessor are asking District Court to reverse a 2013 decision by the Albany County Board of Equalization that ...

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Wild bison will be allowed to migrate out of Yellowstone National Park and stay in parts of Montana year-round under a Tuesday move by ...

Wyoming asks feds to reconsider coal emissions

The petition claims the final EPA rule is stricter than an
earlier draft.

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead is asking the U.S. Environmental ...

 
 

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