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The Wyoming Public Broadcasting Service has launched the Wind River Education Modules, which will be available to all K-12 schools in the state.
According to ...

Search for ombudsman generates 15 applicants

More than a dozen people have applied to become Riverton's new community relations ombudsman since the part-time position was advertised in August.
The ...

Roy Clyde pleaded guilty to the fatal shooting through a plea agreement this month.

Last in a series

Many people who knew Roy Clyde were surprised ...

When a cowboy needed a rope in the early days of Wyoming, he usually had to make it himself. Jack Mease knows how it was done, and a new exhibit shows it.
The ...

Leaders say grouse decision was good

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's decision on Sept. 22 not to list the sage grouse as an endangered species was a good one, according to some local people ...

Field representatives hosting meetings for D.C. delegates

Field representatives for Wyoming's federal delegation will be available for office hours next week in Fremont County.
Area residents are encouraged to visit ...

Capitol design stalled

CHEYENNE (TNS) - State officials have suspended design work for the $300 million Capitol Square Project as they try to avoid more delays and cost ...

People are welcome to arrive at anytime during the eerie evening.

Children and families are invited to a (slightly) "Spooky Night at the Museum" ...

Teen drivers are focus of safety week

Injury Prevention Resources is joining with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to promote the "5 to Drive" campaign during National ...

Two 5K races were held Saturday ...

Above, horse trainer Jeff Martin on Thursday showed students, from left, Jayce Jimerson, Rueben Aragon, Gabrielle Hazelett, Brayden Sims, Eddie Mireless, Kaj ...

Wind River hosted Dubois in homecoming football action 39 years ago this month, with the Cougars beating the visiting Rams 34-12 on a sunny Saturday in ...

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Births

FISHER
A son was born to Haley Meeks of Crowheart and Spencer Fisher of Crowheart at 12:03 a.m. Sept. 10 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. ...

Sheridan ups recycling with new program

SHERIDAN, Wyo. (AP) -- Sheridan residents have increased their recycling output under the city's new curbside program, with about 9.2 tons of recycling ...

Canine helps bust 57 pounds of marijuana

Highway Patrol troopers arrested two California residents after searching their car.

A traffic stop for speeding Thursday west of Cheyenne has ...

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Idaho wildlife officials: Bears interacting with humans more
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) -- Idaho wildlife officials say bears have been more active in ...

Volunteerism strong at fire departments

Two local fire departments are very close to filling their rosters of volunteer firefighters, which is something the department heads said they are happy to ...

Willow Creek Elementary School construction has been about two weeks ahead of schedule since early August.
Monty Ellison, president and general manager of ...

Sentence for driver in Jan. deadly crash

A Wyoming man was sentenced this week in connection with a one-vehicle crash that resulted in the death of a Riverton teen in January.
Cay Walters, 19, of ...

Local ag production last year could feed county for 670 days

Fremont County produced enough food last year to feed its residents for about 670 days.
That estimate is based on assumptions from the weight of cattle to ...

 
 

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