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Murder suspect in federal court; will stay behind bars

Koby Johnson appeared Monday in Cheyenne
A federal judge ruled probable cause exists for the first-degree murder charge against a man accused of ...

Second Honor Farm staffer faces sexual assault charge

An employee of the Wyoming Honor Farm has been charged with one count of second-degree sexual assault against an inmate in an incident that occurred in March ...

Accreditors praise District 21 for improved mission process and use of recognized standard

Fremont County School District 21 just revised its vision and mission statements using a process that earned praise from an accreditation team that visited the ...

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Delean Ann Bindl, 67, of Lander, died on Nov. 24 in Casper. Visitations will be held from 5-7 ...

Providers of Medicaid must re-enroll in order to avoid payment delays

Wyoming Medicaid officials with the Wyoming Department of Health are encouraging all of the program's healthcare providers to avoid payment delays by meeting ...

CHEYENNE (TNS) -- A congressional proposal could gives states, including Wyoming, another chance to find extra highway funds by adding tolls to existing ...

Comment extended on closing land for mining

BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- The U.S. Bureau of Land Management has extended the public comment period on the agency's plan to withdraw 10 million acres of public lands ...

Shortly before November's near-record snow piled up, these two young mule deer made the most of a sunny day along Riverview Road west of ...

In the opening scene for the Wind River High School drama showcase Nov. 20-21, junior Mariah Smith help up a mock frame while Kelsey Brown, left, Jasmine Hood ...

Join a stage full of murder, ghosts, humor and sword fights as Central Wyoming College students and community members perform William Shakespeare's drama ...

Joe and Mary Back artwork featured in Dubois Museum exhibit through December

A new temporary exhibit that will be on display through December at the Dubois Museum and Wind River Historical Center, 909 W. Rams Horn St., features Joe and ...

Musician/priest advises aspiring performers in Tuesday session

Honky tonk musician, record producer and Catholic priest Gabriel Farago will coach budding musicians in breaking into the industry from 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. ...

Cmdr. Lynn Christensen of Dubois, command chaplain for the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, gave the invocation during a celebration of the U.S. Marine Corps's ...

State gas tax hike funds road projects countywide

More than 20 percent of revenue raised by the two-year-old statewide 10-cent-per-gallon fuel tax has funded improvements on several sections of highway in ...

Health initiative wins state honor; team member to White House

Team members wholaunched a program that gets youth and parents working together to improve family eating and activity - with one youth earning dinner at the ...

Christmas tree permits offered through BLM, Shoshone Forest

Tree cutters must have a valid permit with them while cutting a tree, and trees may not be cut within a wilderness area, wilderness study area, timber sale ...

It seems hard to believe in today's Fremont County air service climate, but there was a time when Riverton Regional Airport had eight commercial flights a day. ...

Concert pianst in Lander for Saturday recital at LVHS hall

New York concert pianist Richard Dowling performs a selection of classical and early jazz piano works at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5, in the auditorium at Lander ...

Nominations due Dec. 15 for PEACE recognition

The Wyoming Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault seeks nominations of individual advocates and organizations for the 2016 PEACE Awards.
The ...

RPD gets grant for more policing during holidays

The Riverton Police Department was awarded a Highway Safety Grant through the Wyoming Department of Transportation to help reduce highway safety ...

 
 

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