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Player of the Year honors again for RHS's Ridgway

For the second time, Kiley Ridgway, Riverton High School's middle blocker, has been named the Fremont County volleyball Player of the Year by the sports staffs ...

The way it was: Atlantic City mine - 1971

Wyoming business leaders in both the public and private sectors are exploring the possibility of mining iron ore in the southern Wind River Mountains again. ...

Trouble in our medicine cabinets

Prescription drug abuse is a costly problem in Wyoming

Sometimes the biggest problems are standing right there in front you.
Take the case of ...

Business Ready program ought to become more self-reliant, planner says

The leader of Wyoming's economic development agency wants a key business recruitment program to be less reliant on state funds.
Shawn Reese, CEO and president ...

Spend a few bucks locally

It will make the holiday season brighter

This Christmas season, don't forget your local merchants.
They certainly have not forgotten you. In fact, ...

Lander saddle comes home

The item was made by John P. Buckley, a prominent Lander saddle maker in the early 1900s.

One of the most important business' in a rural Wyoming ...

Illness claims prison inmate

TORRINGTON -- The Wyoming Department of Corrections says an inmate at the medium-security prison in Torrington has died after a lengthy illness.
Department ...

Famed chef Trotter's widow boosts culinary program at college

The widow of a world-renowned chef wants to honor her husband's memory through the Central Wyoming College culinary and hospitality program in ...

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Births
HALLAM
A daughter was born to Kelsey Hallam of Riverton at 9:02 p.m. Sept. 17 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. The baby weighed 7 pounds, ...

Young man's assistance during cold weather was 'a godsend'

Editor:
I would like to thank a very nice gentleman for helping on a recent Tuesday evening when it was so terribly cold.
We were at the Wind River Casino, ...

Dubois Rams fill the all-state list in 1-A 6-man football

David Trembly is the West coach of the year, and Rowan Hawk is the West defensive player of the year.

The Dubois Rams won two out of the three ...

Prize winners in student nature photography contest on display

Winning artwork from the Nature Conservancy of Wyoming's sixth annual "I Believe in Conservation" high school photography contest will be on display through ...

Three killed in rollover near Gillette

GILLETTE -- Authorities say three people were killed in a single-vehicle crash in northern Wyoming.
According to the Wyoming Highway Patrol, 42-year-old Willie ...

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Man denies he had meth at day care site
CODY -- A Powell man has denied charges that he kept methamphetamine at his house, endangered children at the ...

Roadside elk hunting draws criticism from park visitors

JACKSON -- Sportsmen advocates and others are challenging Grand Teton National Park to change its regulations after a coordinated elk drive last week led to a ...

Legislators to eye plan on expanded Medicaid

The Wyoming Department of Health is urging state lawmakers to pass a new proposal that would extend health insurance to an estimated 17,600 low-income ...

State, industry study prospect of mining Atlantic City ore again

Once the largest private-sector employer in the Lander area, the mine has been out of operation for more than three decades.

More than 30 years after ...

Cowboys jump back into action

LARAMIER00;-- The University of Wyoming men's basketball team continues a busy stretch of four games in eight days by hosting Stetson on Wednesday at 7 p.m. MT ...

Two all-staters, four more all-conference for Wind River FB

Six Wind River High School Cougar football players have recognized with postseason awards.
Zach Noffsinger and Robert Buline represent WRHS on the Class 1-A ...

Rustler men fade late in game, fall by 9 to LCCC

In an early season junior college men's basketball rematch, the Laramie County Community College Golden Eagles overcame a sluggish start Tuesday night to pull ...

 
 

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