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Ruvalcaba, Blackburn marry Nov. 6

Cesar Ruvalcaba of San Fernando Valley, Calif., and Frances Blackburn of Arapahoe were married Thursday, Nov. 6, in Fort Washakie.
The bride is the daughter ...

Applications for spring internship with Enzi due Thursday

Typical duties include giving Wyoming constituents Capitol tours and conducting research for legislative aides.

U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., is ...

Every student in the Central Wyoming College nursing program passed his or her registered nurse licensing exam on the first attempt, according to dean Kathy ...

Campaign gives teenagers safe driving tips

The "5 to Drive" effort addresses the five most dangerous and deadly behaviors for teen drivers.

Injury Prevention Resources teamed up with the ...

The winners of the Wyoming Business Council agribusiness division's seventh annual Agricultural Photo Contest have been chosen.
The grand prize winner was ...

A student-built duplex in Riverton has earned the distinction of being the first student-built LEED-certified building in the state, and it is the first ...

FBLA and Kiwanis hosting a coat drive

Lander's Future Business Leaders of America and Kiwanis groups are teaming up for the second annual Coats for Kids coat drive.
Lander Valley High School FBLA ...

Wind River senior earns National Merit honor

Wind River High School senior Robert Buline has been named a Commended Student in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program.
A letter of commendation from ...

Riverton woman enrolls at Brenau University

Jennifer Capozzi of Riverton is one of 609 new students enrolled at Brenau University for the fall semester.
Brenau University enrolls roughly 3,000 students ...

Central Wyoming College alumnae Gigi Holley and Ruth Law presented their thermophile research project at the Community College Undergraduate Research ...

Jaquelynn Dahlstedt of Lander was a semifinalist in Miss Wyoming Teen USA, which was held Sept. 21 in Casper.
The competition consisted of three ...

Communications with loved ones at the Wyoming Life Resource Center will now be easier for guardians, friends and parents after the facility received five ...

Timber sale work may affect traffic near Brooks Lake

The Brooks Lake Campground timber sale is set to begin Friday on the Wind River Ranger District of the Shoshone National Forest.
To minimize interference with ...

In August, the newest Habitat for Humanity home was relocated from the primary build site to its permanent location.
Andy Eckart, chairman of Habitat for ...

Gerber team wins One Shot with three harvests

Although two teams harvested three antelope during the 2014 One Shot Antelope Hunt in Lander, the Gerber team rose to the top with the fastest time.
Terry ...

Martinez's mark 50 years

John and Ruth Martinez recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a trip to Hawaii with their children.
The couple married Aug. 1, 1964, at St ...

Horn named semifinalist for teacher of the year award

Fremont County School District 2 instructor Jason Horn has received the District Teacher of the Year Award from the Wyoming Department of ...

No injuries in trailer home fire

No one was injured in a structure fire that destroyed a double-wide trailer home at about 5 a.m. Sunday in the 300 block of East Fifth Street in Hudson.
The ...

Elders bless grounds of new school

Fremont County School District 14 broke ground Sept. 12 on a new elementary school in Ethete.
Members of the community, staff, students, contractors and ...

City parks getting new playground equipment

Riverton will get some new playground equipment this year using money from Wyoming Community Gas.
WCG has operated as a nonprofit consortium of municipalities ...

 
 

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