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The world's two largest energy-producing countries and greenhouse gas emitters signed a deal this week to reduce carbon emissions. President Barack Obama ...

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Births
BLACKBURN
A daughter was born to Alfreda Blackburn of Arapahoe at 8:05 a.m. Oct. 29 at SageWest Health Care. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 1 ...

Wyoming Arts Council to award 2015 performing arts fellowships

The Wyoming Arts Council is accepting applications for the 2015 performing arts fellowships in theatre direction, dance choreography and design for the stage. ...

CWC Student Ambassadors help residents fighting cancer

Central Wyoming College Student Ambassadors recently cleaned up the yards of area families who are fighting cancer.
"We were able to rake leaves for four ...

New members elected to Arapahoe board

Leslie Spoonhunter-Monroe and Malcolm Bowers will fill two open seats on the Fremont County School District 38 Board of Trustees after winning in the general ...

Three join Pavillion school board

Three vacancies on the Fremont County School District 6 Board of Trustees were filled on Election Day.
Voters elected Catherine Keene, Dawn Leonhardt and ...

Voters return one trustee, elect new one to District 21 board

Clinton Wagon will return to the Fremont County School District 21 Board of Trustees, which also will get a new member in Carla Mann. Both were elected Nov. ...

Wyoming Indian school board candidate says election results were 'totally unexpected'

The result of the general election Nov. 4 was "totally unexpected" for Wyoming Indian school board candidate Kelly Hiwalker.
Official totals showed Hiwalker ...

Hard work paid off for talented choir performers from Riverton

Editor:
On Nov. 1 in Scottsbluff, Neb., the 34th Old West Choir Fest was attended by 17 schools from Nebraska, Colorado and Wyoming, including Riverton High ...

When you can say 'I made it'

Rarely does it happen without some obstacles

Recently I got a call that every parent of a grown child hates.
My son was on the line.
His job was ...

20 years on

The fabulous Riverton-Lander title game in 1994 is recalled Sunday

For once, the weather in Laramie on the first of two days of state-championship ...

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Barrasso retains leadership post
U.S. Sen. John Barrasso has been re-elected to serve as chairman of the Senate Republican Policy Committee.
The ...

Hagel shakes up Minuteman missile command

The changes are to be implemented at Warren Air Force Base in Cheyenne.

WASHINGTON -- Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has concluded that problems in the ...

Big job, revenue surge touted for Job Corps in new state analysis

State officials project the Wind River Job Corps Center currently under construction in Riverton will be a boon to the Fremont County economy --both before and ...

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Deaths
WHITEPLUME
Ira John "Ira Hays" Whiteplume, 52, died Tuesday, Nov. 11, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. The wake and services will be at 6 ...

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Births
ARAGON
A daughter was born to Victoria Jorgenson of Fort Washakie and Joey Aragon of Fort Washakie at 11:32 p.m. Nov. 2 at SageWest Health Care ...

The Wind River Basin's almost continuous period of unseasonably warm weather stretching six weeks or more is about to come to a screeching halt.
Thanks to the ...

Natson leads Utah State past Wyoming, 20-3

LARAMIE -- JoJo Natson touched the ball only seven times in Utah State's victory over Wyoming on Friday night. He needed only two to decide the game.
Natson ...

Midway through the second half, the Central Wyoming College Rustlers outscored Colorado Northwestern Spartans 19-6 to take control of their men's basketball ...

Three Wolverine seniors have made college volleyball commitments.

The Riverton Lady Wolverines volleyball team made the most out of its consolation ...

 
 

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