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At some point, widening the scope of the optional 1 percent sales tax ought to be considered
Fremont County voters did themselves a great serviceon ...

Trump may run his mouth but he will do a good job

Editor:
There was a lot of coverage about who said what about whom in this election season, but not nearly enough focus on more important (though admittedly ...

PBS documentary follows ascent up Gannett Peak

"Highpointers," the first full-length documentary about the little-known sport of 'highpointing' will be featured on Wyoming PBS Tuesday at 7 p.m. The ...

Arch coal requests teacher recognitions

Arch Coal has kicked off its signature Teacher Achievement Awards Program. Now entering its 17th year, it is the longest-running, privately sponsored teacher ...

UW hosts 'citizen science' conference in Lander

The University of Wyoming Biodiversity Institute will host the first Wyoming Citizen Science Conference and associated workshops from Dec. 1-3 in ...

The Lander Pioneer Museum and the Lander Kiwanis both benefited from the most recent"Guns, Boots and Brands" fundraiser.
Mease, a local craftsman and artist ...

DEQ finalizes study on fracking effects outside of Pavillion

The agency was charged with examining water safety six miles east of the small town.

The Department of Environmental Quality finalized its study on ...

Three small-town races contested

Two of three write-in candidates win election

Contested races emerged this year in three of four small-town council races in Fremont County.
In ...

Rustlers return home with 2-0 record

Central Wyoming College's men's basketball squad will host a pair of games to open its home schedule following a successful road trip to begin the ...

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Births

HEADLEY
A son was born to Ruby McClain of Riverton and Cody Headley of Riverton at 11:03 a.m. November 8 ...

Episcopal Foundation supports poverty alleviation, suicide prevention amid energy downturn

Episcopal Foundation supporting poverty alleviation,
suicide prevention amid energy downturn in Wyoming

Wyoming's recent budget cuts are having an effect ...

CWC graduate finds his niche in computer technology, IHS

After graduating from Central Wyoming College, Fort Washakie native Grant St. Clair is taking his computer science skills to work in the information technology ...

Book surplus turns into essay contest at Fort Washakie

When Fort Washakie School developed a collection of Diary of a Wimpy Kid books, with now more than 40 individual copies, the school made good use of ...

'Living memorial' kiosk humanizes fallen soldiers

The installation in the Riverton library tells the stories of post-9/11 Wyomingites.

The Riverton library is hosting this month one of Wyoming's ...

WCC tapping into theological muscle of peer scholars

Wyoming Catholic College has launched a new advisory board comprised of sixteen Catholic scholars from around the country.
The board is charged with ...

Picking a president

An arcane relic of early America has countermanded the majority of voters again

Today, on the final day of election week for our newspaper, we ...

Enjoying holiday decorations is all about the work-to-benefit ratio

This time last year, I wrote a column about putting up my Christmas tree a full month before December even began.
I defended the practice as a reasonable one ...

Montana will talk to tribes before cops go to protests

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- Montana Gov. Steve Bullock said Thursday that he will consult with the state's Native American leaders before fulfilling any future ...

Liz Cheney begins her transition

CHEYENNE (TNS) - With only about two months until the next Congress convenes, Republican Rep.-elect Liz Cheney is already starting her transition to the U.S. ...

Mead plan should help economy

It's called the ENDOW Initiative, or Economically Needed Diversity Options for Wyoming.

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) -- Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead is undertaking ...

 
 

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