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C'HAIR
Clarence "Archie" C'Hair, 63, died in San Francisco where he had been living. Services are pending.

HANNERS
Kathy Hanners, ...

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State to share in large settlement
Oil and gas service provider Halliburton will pay 27 Wyoming residents $506,000 as part of a settlement after the ...

Public comments to be part of UW president search process

LARAMIE -- Many people mentioned strong leadership when commenting on the qualities the next University of Wyoming president should have, a search consultant ...

McOmie to head state School Facilities Department

CHEYENNE -- The state School Facilities Department will soon get a new director. But he may have to contend with the department's questionable reputation, at ...

No applicants for open college trustee position after first week

Candidates have until Oct. 9 to express interest in the post.

No one had applied for the open seat on the Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees ...

Devon opens carbon dioxide injection facility at Sand Draw

Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead was in Riverton this week for the dedication of a new carbon-dioxide injection facility on Sand Draw Road.
The revived, 70-year-old oil ...

U.S. Energy moving corporate headquarters from Riverton to Denver

U.S. Energy announced Wednesday that it will be moving its corporate headquarters from Riverton to Denver.
The company also has accepted the resignation of ...

Man gets 35 years to life in prison for sex abuse, kidnapping

David Waine Brock has been sentenced to 35 years to life in prison for kidnapping and sexually abusing a 9-year-old Riverton girl last year.
District Court ...

New commissioner says she is ready to 'work together' on bigger goals in county

Before starting her first full meeting on the Fremont County Commission on Sept. 15, the county board held a reception designed for people to meet with Andrea ...

Fewer flights canceled in August at Riverton airport

Fewer flights were canceled in August compared to July's cancellations at Riverton Regional Airport.
Out of the 124 flights scheduled to depart from the ...

Star of 'Girls' marries in state

NEW YORK --Actress Allison Williams and CollegeHumor co-founder Ricky Van Veen married Saturday at a private Wyoming ranch ceremony.
The "Girls" star and ...

Casper judge sets hearing in Eaton case

CHEYENNE -- Convicted murderer Dale Wayne Eaton is set to appear Wednesday before a state judge in Casper.
District Judge Daniel Forgey has ordered Eaton, who ...

Hundreds attend first anniversary of CATS

The Central Wyoming Children's Center for Art, Technology and Science has grown into a thriving operation a since it opened one year ago, largely because of ...

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Man gets nine years for sex with teen
CHEYENNE --A Cheyenne man who acknowledged having an ongoing sexual relationship with a 14-year-old girl has been ...

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Emergency calls

Information in this column is taken from official law enforcement reports. An arrest is a preliminary step in the legal process. It ...

Wyoming pays $1.3M to subsidize hospitals

The program reimburses hospitals with state funds to help offset the financial burden imposed on them by poor and uninsured patients.

CHEYENNE ...

Schools struggling with shortage of substitute teachers

BOCES to offer certification classes in October

Local school districts are having trouble finding enough substitute teachers. In response, Fremont ...

Stocking up on produce at a farmers market can provide high levels of flavor at a low cost.

Just around the corner is the official start of fall, the ...

State OK with decision not to list sage grouse

CHEYENNE --People in the state with the most sage grouse and energy development in their habitat mostly welcomed Tuesday's announcement by the Interior ...

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Lawmakers mull bike path study
CHEYENNE --A legislative committee is considering a study to look at ways to expand Wyoming's bicycle pathways and ...

 
 

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