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Snowmobilers found safe near Pinedale
PINEDALE (AP) -- Searchers in Sublette County have found two snowmobilers who had been missing since New Year's ...

Taxi company owner gets prison term for drug delivery

The owner of a local Riverton taxi company will serve three to five years in prison after pleading guilty to conspiracy to deliver methamphetamine.
The ...

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Corrections

A Dec. 28 letter to the editor titled "The Electoral College still serves its intended purpose" should have ...

Natrona County chooses replacement for Kroeker

CASPER (AP) -- The Natrona County Commission has appointed a Casper businessman to represent House District 35.
Joe MacGuire was selected to replace Rep. ...

Judge agrees to delay trial in twin killings

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- A federal judge has agreed to delay the trial of a Wyoming man charged with killing a couple on the Crow Indian Reservation in July ...

Woman found dead in river was intoxicated, drowned

An autopsy has determined the Arapahoe woman found dead Nov. 10 in the Wind River south of Riverton died accidentally of fresh water drowning.
Toxicology ...

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Deaths

HALL
Don H. Hall died on Friday, December 30, 2016, after battling chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ...

Local weather officials say even more snow is coming to Fremont County this week.
The worst of the storm is expected to hit southern Wyoming, but National ...

Selenium in water supply could prove to be costly for Casper

CASPER (AP) -- A heavy metal in Casper's water could become a $50 million hurdle when a permit for the city's wastewater treatment plant goes up for review in ...

Research: Prairie dogs can improve forage

Ranchers have known prairie dogs can reduce rangeland forage by as much as half, but prairie dogs may significantly increase the quality of forage that ...

Snow removal has been a challenge at Central Wyoming College, just as it has been throughout Riverton in recent weeks. Al Lara used a blower outside the ...

The City of Riverton recognized retiring finance director Gloria Hardman on Dec. 20 during a city council meeting.
Hardman had also been filling in as ...

More Medicare help for 'high needs'


New rules taking effect in 2017 good for both docs and patients

Doctors have complained for years that they're not paid adequately for ...

Wyoming digest

Cody man froze to death
CODY (AP) -- Authorities say a man found dead in his home near Cody last month froze to death after a snowstorm.
The body of ...

Judge dismisses warden's lawsuit

A federal judge has dismissed a discrimination lawsuit that Ruby Ziegler, the new warden of the Wyoming Honor Farm, filed last year against the state's ...

City staff commended for clean audit

Once again, the City of Riverton has received a positive audit report.
The city reported a strong six-month audit in March as well.
By the end of the year, ...

Capitol Square suit arguments begin

CHEYENNE -- A Laramie County District Court judge heard arguments Friday afternoon over motions to dismiss and to amend the lawsuit over the Capitol Square ...

New Year's feast

The Shoyos were one of many families that attended the New Year's Eve feast Saturday at the Rocky Mountain Hall in Fort Washakie. The event was sponsored by ...

2016 Year-end news review: DECEMBER

DECEMBER

1 - Attorneys for Riverton will join a settlement conference in hopes of ending a lawsuit filed by the local Days Inn motel.

2 - The ...

2016 Year-end news review: NOVEMBER

NOVEMBER

1 - Lance Clark was released from custody Monday after the Fremont County Attorney's Office dropped the charge of second degree murder for ...

 
 

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