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VASQUEZ
A child was born to Jessica Vasquez of Shoshoni and Miguel Vasquez of Shoshoni at 5:53 p.m. Oct. 12 at SageWest Health Care. The baby ...

Olympic swimmers coming to Lander for clinic Dec. 20

United States Olympic gold medal swimmers Ian Crocker and Ariana Kukors will be in Lander on Saturday, Dec. 20, for a clinic.
The event is from 2-6 p.m. for ...

Lawmakers not encouraging on county's airport, insurance issues

State legislators showed little support for some issues raised by Fremont County Commissioners at a Dec. 2 meeting.
"We are in support of this effort to ...

Experience a strength for Tiger girls in new basketball season

Veteran Lander Valley High School Tigers varsity girls basketball coach Spike Robinson has speedy players at his disposal for the coming season.
Returning ...

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Pharmacist shoots robber
CHEYENNE -- A Cheyenne pharmacist shot a would-be robber in the chest Saturday after he brandished a toy gun and demanded ...

Officials take oath of office for Arapaho committees

The community welcomed new members of the Northern Arapaho Business Council, Economic Development Commission and Tribal Committee in a special swearing in ...

State, feds find selves on same side in appeals of wolf protections

Wyoming and U.S. government officials have filed separate notices that they will appeal a ruling by a federal judge that reinstated protections for wolves in ...

Mead, western govs huddle about regional water issues

LAS VEGAS -- Facing dwindling water supplies, Western states are struggling to capture every drop with dam and diversion projects that some think could erode ...

Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund grants $120K to county groups

Awards were given to support a wide variety of projects.

The Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund recently awarded more than $250,000 to cultural ...

'Die Meistersinger' showing in Lander

The Lander MetOpera will present Richard Wagner's opera "Die Meistersinger von Nurnburg" on Saturday from the Metropolitan Opera in New York.
This piece is ...

CWC women get home win Saturday after Friday defeat

The games were the first on the home hardwood this season for the Rustlers.

Clutch free-throw shooting down the stretch Saturday lifted the Central ...

The way it was: Midvale project -- 1958

Rural land in the Midvale Irrigation District had become wet and unstable over the course of many years, and in December 1958 a rehabilitation job had ...

Richard Farris

Richard Farris of Kinnear died Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014, at the LDS Hospital in Salt Lake City. He was 58 years old.
A rosary is held at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 8, ...

SMU puts in 18-1 run late in second half to down Pokes

Both teams didn't score a lot in the first half on Friday in Dallas,R00;Texas. UW shot 37.5 from the field in the first 20 minutes.

DALLAS -- It ...

Ragan takes Lander hoops helm

The first two weekends of the regular season are played at Bob Carey Memorial Fieldhouse.

Coach Mike Ragan is a familiar name in Lander Valley High ...

Yurts a new way to camp in Sinks Canyon

Reservations for year-round use began Monday.

Sinks Canyon State Park is now the home of three "yurts," soft-sided cabins that became available to ...

Shoshoni girls open hoop season next week

Last season, SHS went 10-13 overall and 3-5 in conference play.

Three returning starters will be counted on to carry the Shoshoni High School ...

Strong outlook for Wrangler wrestlers

A Class 2-A state champion and two state placers return for Shoshoni.

Coach Tony Truempler has guided the Shoshoni Wranglers into title contention ...

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Births
STANDING ELK
A daughter was born to Aurilda Standing Elk of Riverton at 6:28 p.m. Sept. 5 at SageWest Health Care. The baby weighed 7 pounds, ...

State selling day use, camping gift certificates

The Wyoming State Parks, Historic Sites and Trails Headquarters is selling gift certificates good for annual daily use or overnight camping permits at the ...

 
 

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