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Elk count meet objectives in south Wind River area

South Wind River and Green Mountain elk surveys have been completed by the Wyoming Game and Fish Department Lander Region.
In the South Wind River herd unit, ...

Paper and plastic

Household recycling might not be worth the trouble in Fremont County

People who recycle are doing the right thing. They are working for the common ...

Cowboys' Charles earns All-American recognition

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Wyoming's Jordan Charles ran 7.85 seconds in the 60-meter hurdles at the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships on Friday night to earn ...

Bridge work part of US 26 rehab project

A $4.96 million highway and bridge improvement project kicked off last week west of Riverton on U.S. Highway 26.
The work includes major rehabilitation of the ...

'Tirade' against official for technical foul a 'total injustice'

Editor:
Ok, Scott Akenewich. I read your tirade against the WHSSA and the officiating in the state semi-final game between the Wyoming Indian girls and ...

At least two Fremont County elected officials are not seeking re-election this year.
Doug Thompson, chairman of the Fremont County Commission, said he will ...

Riverton student in Poetry Out Loud state competition

Chase Marple, a student from the Western Heritage Lutheran Academy in Riverton, participated in the state Poetry Out Loud competition March 7 in ...

The Riverton Wolverines boys basketball team has made its last stand in Class 4-A.
Rock Springs, which Riverton beat just one week ago on its way to a ...

New statute ups protection for ranchers on wolf predation

Agriculture producers whose livestock are damaged by gray wolves could be compensated by the state under a new program.
The Wyoming Legislature voted to ...

The Rustlers ended their campaign with a second-round exit in the Region IX tournament.

The Central Wyoming College men's basketball squad concluded ...

GOP county conventions set Saturday

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Wyoming is about to have its first say in the presidential race.
Republicans across the state will hold their county conventions Saturday. ...

Gerald E. Geis

The man with the biggest Wyoming Senatedistrictis retiring, to the detriment of Wyoming

In the latest round of boundary drawing affecting ...

Mead leads state into federal sage grouse fight

The State of Wyoming is moving to join federal agencies in defending a sage grouse management plan against an ongoing legal challenge from a coalition of ...

CARE Act an important and welcome new statute

Editor:
Wyoming has become the 20th state in the nation to pass the Caregiver Advise, Record, Enable (CARE) Act.
Passed unanimously by the Wyoming ...

Lawmaker fired from job after vulgar texts

POWELL (AP) -- A state legislator from Cody has been fired from his job as Park County deputy prosecutor after sending a series of profane and belittling texts ...

WRMS fall honor roll announced

Wind River Middle School has released its first semester honor rolls for the 2015-2016 school year.
Sixth grade, principal's list: Cade David and Aubrey ...

County to send delegate to GOP convention

For the first time in eight years, Fremont County will be sending a delegate to the Republican National Convention.
The party's Fremont County Convention ...

Central finished the season at 14-16, including a first-round win in the Region IX tournament.


Central Wyoming College's women's basketball team ...

Petroglyphs in Hot Springs County may face damage from nearby mining activity.
The Bureau of Land Management Worland Field Office has been monitoring possible ...

Peranteaux noted for leadership at exchange student conference

Riverton resident Stacey Peranteaux was recognized for her program leadership and dedication to cultural exchange during the Education First High School ...

 
 

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