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Neglected horse found, rescued from fenced lot in Riverton

Local officials have collected an aging horse that had been neglected and abandoned in the 600 block of South Sixth Street East.
Riverton Police Department ...

'The King and I' to open Feb. 26 at CWC

Rodgers and Hammerstein's "The King and I" will open Feb. 26 at the Robert A. Peck Arts Center Theater at Central Wyoming College in Riverton.
The cast of 67 ...

Scott Jorgenson never thought he'd be getting a new hand.
The 64-year-old pastor at St. John Lutheran Church in Riverton, Jorgenson was born without most of ...

Arapaho school district creating language app

Fremont County School District 38 is developing its own Arapaho language app.
The Apple iPad app is the district's latest initiative to expand Arapaho ...

Bill to hedge bets on Medicaid denial OK'd in Senate

Fremont County's two senators both voted against a bill that would provide payments to Wyoming hospitals for "uncompensated charity care."
Senate File 145 ...

State drops three rigs

HOUSTON -- Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. plunged by 98 this week to 1,358 ...

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Births
PERRY
A daughter was born to Melvena Oldman of Arapahoe and Rusty Perry of Arapahoe at 8:34 a.m. Jan. 17, 2015, at SageWest Health Care at ...

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Search continues for missing girl
GILLETTE -- Searchers have yet to find a missing 4-year-old girl who fell through the ice on the Powder River on ...

Senate passes science ed bill with Bebout amendment

CHEYENNE -- The state Senate has passed a bill that allows the state Board of Education to consider the Next Generation Science Standards.
But the Senate on ...

Bill stripping regulations on food sales gets 3-2 OK

CHEYENNE -- A Senate committee has endorsed a bill to deregulate the individual sale of raw milk, canned goods and other foods that are considered to be ...

'Every avenue we can'

Revamped local VFW operation encouraging new veterans to visit

Volunteers from the Veterans of Foreign Wars in Riverton are encouraging new veterans ...

Deadlines to register for crop insurance under the 2014 Farm Bill are fast approaching. About a dozen producers attended a presentation on the subject Thursday ...

Day at the Legislature

CHEYENNE -- Developments at the Wyoming Legislature on the 23rd day of the 2015 General Session:
BUDGET BILL: Both the House and the Senate voted to give ...

State funds in stock market? County's senators favor idea

State amendment would be required

Some state legislators want to allow more state funds to be invested in the stock market and generate interest for ...

At least one person was injured Thursday in a two vehicle crash in the 600 block of 17 Mile Road in Fort Washakie.
According to the Fremont County Sheriff's ...

Teen's death in January wreck ruled a homicide

The Fremont County Coroner's Office has determined the death of a 19-year-old Riverton man involved in a one-vehicle rollover in January south of town was a ...

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Congress to hear wolf bill
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. -- Members of Congress have proposed legislation that would remove court-imposed legal protections for ...

Proposal would grant tuition cost control for juco students

The concept is one of several being looked at to improve student completion rates.

CHEYENNE -- Wyoming's community colleges are looking at whether ...

Bears waking up already in Yellowstone; visitors warned

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK -- A relatively mild winter means bears are waking up from hibernation earlier than normal in and around Yellowstone National ...

Woman gets 20-25 years in prison for her role in 2014 killing

Standing in Lander District Court in front of a stern-faced Judge Norman E. Young on Thursday, public defender Devon Petersen had a tough job. He was ...

 
 

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