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TheDubois Community Mountain Bluebird Trailis currently being installed through as partnership between the Dubois Museum and the Jackson Hole Wildlife ...

Dozens of immigrants arrested

DENVER (AP) -- Immigration officials say over two dozen people suspected of being in the country illegally have been arrested in Colorado and Wyoming during an ...

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Births

BAILEY
A child was born to KaCee Ann Bailey of Riverton and Remington Ryan Bailey of Riverton at 4 p.m. ...

CWC student earns state honor

Central Wyoming College student Amanda "Amy" Chidester has been recognized asthe Student of the Year among Wyoming Community Colleges by college trustees..
A ...

Capitol oversight group considers cost of keeping 1920s vault door

Options range from $20,000 to $90,000.

CHEYENNE (TNS) - The Wyoming Legislature's Capitol Building Restoration Oversight Group spent the better ...

Lander girls Ava Hunter and Lenna Baur competed at the Cowboy State Games in Casper this past weekend.
Baur placed second and Hunter third in the youth foil ...

County obligations weaken hope for 10 percent budget cut

After realizing Fremont County's assessed value is likely to drop another 9 percent in 2017, commissioners issued a memo this winter asking department heads ...

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Births


CABANAS
A child was born to Ariana Stodghill of Lander and Mario Cabanas of Lander at 6:58 p.m. April 2 ...

CWC names gas supplier

Central Wyoming College has chosen Secure Energy as its natural gas supplier for the next two years.
Willie Noseep, vice president for administrative services ...

Cooking classes teach vegan alternatives

Kelly Stratton grew up on a beef cattle ranch in Montana where her family ran 1,400 head of cattle.
But then shortly before moving to Riverton to take a job ...

FreCo beet growers eligible for disaster related biz loans

The Wyoming Business Council Board of Directors has voted to support the 60 families with ownership stake in Wyoming Sugar, an agricultural cooperative in the ...

Wool mill offers both a product and a good story

SHERIDAN (AP) -- These days, consumers are searching for more than just products while shopping. They're in search of a story.
Karen Hostetler recognized this ...

Willow Creek gets repairs during break

During spring break, Riverton was completing repairs that became necessary at Willow Creek Elementary School after the building suffered some damage during ...

Full reservoir being drawn down to prep for spring runoff

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Water managers are drawing down Bighorn Reservoir in north-central Wyoming to make room for spring runoff after heavy snow fell in the ...

Faculty push for more diversity on UW board

LARAMIE (AP) -- Faculty members at the University of Wyoming are calling for more diversity on the school's board of trustees.
The university's Faculty Senate ...

Man injured in fatal wreck faces weeks of rehab; drugs in other car

A Riverton man who suffered critical injuries in a two-car collision that killed three other people is facing weeks of recovery and rehabilitation in Utah. ...

Wyoming digest

Wind turbine expansion announced
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Utah's largest electricity provider has announced plans to build a wind turbine in Wyoming that ...

Senate panel hears local testimony on reservation infrastructure issues

A U.S. Senate committee learned about Wind River Indian Reservation issues during a roundtable discussion in Washington, D.C.
The meeting, titled "Building ...

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Births

WARD
A daughter was born to Scherrae Lawrence of Riverton and Thomas Ward of Riverton at 1:16 a.m. March ...

Wyoming and the West Digest

Suspect in grandmother's death arrested
WESTMINSTER, Colo. (AP) -- A man suspected in the death of his 75-year-old grandmother in Wyoming has been ...

 
 

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