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Pride Picnic returning to Lander

The event marks the kick-off of a grassroots campaign to pass an LGBT non-discrimination ordinance in the city.

The second annual LGBT Pride Picnic ...

CWC to host second retreat for children with diabetes

Central Wyoming College is hosting the second annual family retreat for children and families living with Type I diabetes.
The "Stronger than Diabetes" ...

Catholic college offering distance learning courses

Wyoming Catholic College has launched a new Center for Distance Learning, which will offer a six-session course beginning June 2.
Courses will be taught by ...

Second charge for Lander stabbing suspect, but judge lowers man's bond to $5,000

The man charged with stabbing two people in Lander now faces a second count of aggravated assault and battery.
Luis Manuel Varba, 23, waived his preliminary ...

Achievers

Riverton student on dean's list
Michael Jones of Riverton has been named to the dean's list at Simpson University for the spring 2015 semester.
Jones ...

Panel to discuss Wyoming Food Freedom Act on Thursday

The bill allows for the sale and consumption of homemade foods.

A panel will meet to answer questions surrounding the Wyoming Food Freedom Act from 6 ...

Wet spell gives another boost to snowpack, soil moisture

Two more weather systems are expected to drop continued precipitation on the Wind River Basin through May 26.
The Riverton area saw more than 1 inch of ...

Police arrest man after recovering $10,000 in stolen tools and equipment

More than $10,000 in stolen equipment and tools reportedly have been recovered, resulting in the arrest of a Lander-area man.
Joshua Alan Devore, 34, of rural ...

Riverton man pleading not guilty in March robbery case

A Riverton man pleaded not guilty May 7 to three charges related to an armed robbery in March at a Lander hotel.
John Michael Dick, who was 27 at the time of ...

Lander man receives probation for sexually abusing minor

The owner of Lander's Subway restaurant was sentenced to three years probation on April 2 for sexually abusing an underage employee. He would see three to five ...

Library to host screening of sage grouse program Tuesday

Wyoming PBS is hosting a series of public screenings of "The Sagebrush Sea," a documentary from the award-winning series Nature.
Each screening will be ...

Digest

Cities mull anti-discrimination ordinances
CASPER --Laramie's ordinance prohibiting discrimination against gays and transgender people will be used as ...

Lander student named to honor roll

Dalton Rohn of Lander has been named to the winter 2015 honor roll at Spokane Falls Community College in Spokane, Wash. To receive honor roll status, students ...

Lander resident passes bar exam

CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming State Bar has announced that nine people have been recommended for admission to practice law in Wyoming.
Among the nine is Christine ...

Pictures of huge Interstate 80 wreck site didn't do it justice

Editor:
I drove past the big wrecks on Interstate 80 in April in the other lane. I could hardly believe my eyes. No pictures I saw in the news media did it ...

WyDOT cautioning motorcyclists about highway construction

All drivers should expect traffic delays of up to 20 minutes.

Asphalt milling is scheduled to begin Monday on a highway and bridge improvement ...

Children ages 7 to 14 years old can play pioneer games and learn to make a hide painting during events Friday and Saturday at two Fremont County museums.
The ...

Plea deal expected in death of UW student

LARAMIE -- The suspect in the death of a University of Wyoming student from Lander is expected to plead guilty to manslaughter next month in exchange for a ...

Two county students win awards in math contest

Western Heritage Lutheran Academy in Riverton recently held a TRIG-STAR competition and named John Desenfants as the winner.
Inberg-Miller Engineers of ...

The Lander Police Department is seeking anyone with information regarding an altercation and stabbing that took place outside of the Forge Bar and Grill early ...

 
 

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