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Man sentenced for Lander street stabbing; may serve in boot camp

Luis Manuel Varba was sentenced to three to six years after pleading guilty after stabbing two men last year in a Lander bar fight. Varba had pled guilty to ...

He spent 11 years as Wyoming Indian Elementary School principal, and before that was a social studies teacher in the Ethete school district.

Wyoming ...

Bookkeeping change makes county's liabilities look different

The underlying facts have not changed for the worse.

A change in bookkeeping will show at least an additional $90 million in unfunded pension ...

Riverton High School 11th- and 12th-grade social studies classes participated in a question-and-answer session with Wyoming U.S. Sen. John Barrasso on Friday. ...

Flags at half staff for 'Speed'

Flags will fly at half-staff through the state Saturday in honor of Fremont County Fire Protection District deputy chief Clarence "Speed" Hartbank.
Hartbank ...

Bebout says he's cancer free, ready for full Legislature

Wyoming's Senate Majority Floor Leader, State Sen. Eli Bebout, R-Riverton, says he is cancer-free after undergoing six weeks of oncology treatments at Huntsman ...

Details given in drug death

From staff reports

The Fremont County Coroner's Office has released details about the third local death involving methamphetamine since October.
Coroner ...

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Births

TEICHERT
A son was born to Gail St. Clair of Fort Washakie and Cody Teichert of Fort Washakie at 7:22 ...

Famed chef Jacques Pepin's reissued memoir is a delight

(TNS)R00;-- Cookbook of the week: "The Apprentice: My Life in the Kitchen," by Jacques Pepin (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $17.95).
In honor of the French ...

When important people who cook are asked what their indispensable kitchen tools are, the answers tend to be similar. It usually boils down to a chef's knife ...

Woman dead, son frostbitten after sleds fail

A three-day search for the family involved two rescue helicopters and several searchers on snowmobiles.

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Sheriff's officials found a ...

Wyoming digest

Sublette County Sheriff facing charges
CHEYENNE (AP) -- Sublette County Sheriff Stephen Haskell faces felony charges alleging he billed the county for ...

A Colorado man was arrested Friday after crashing his vehicle into a car that had been stopped for speeding near Shoshoni.
No one was seriously injured in ...

Body found at ponds

Officials are investigating the discovery of a dead body Wednesday at the Rendezvous Ponds in east Riverton.
Fremont County undersheriff Ryan Lee said an ...

Legislative panel rejects Medicaid expansion proposal

Gov. Mead has recommended the expansion in his biennial budget.

A Wyoming legislative committee has voted against expanding Medicaid to offer ...

Using crutches due to an injured ankle, Michaela Osborne, above, played the part of Piggy during Thursday's performance. Behind her, Cassandra Smith, left, and ...

Patrons hear K, pre-K plan from District 25; parts draw objections

The most commonly expressed concern during meetings held Jan. 18-19 involved siblings attending separate schools.

Dozens of attendees posed questions ...

'One good storm'

That's all it would take to get snowpack back to normal again

The snow-water equivalent for the Wind River Basin has fallen slowly over the past ...

School District 25 superintendent Terry Snyder addressed patrons Monday night at the first of four community dialogues on the proposed reconfiguration of ...

State looks in every direction for ways to stabilize coal industry

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Coal seems to have few allies these days. But one state is still fighting to save the industry: Wyoming.
Here's a look at what Wyoming has ...

 
 

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