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CHEYENNE - The Wyoming Senate has confirmed Leslie Shakespeare and Sergio Maldonado serve as state/tribal liaisons for the next year.
It's the first ...

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Births

CHAVES
A daughter was born to Nizhooni Red Bear of Arapaho and Taylor Chavez of Arapaho at 10:27 a.m. ...

Anita M. Portwood

Anita M. Portwood, 95, of Riverton, died at her daughter's home on Monday, Feb. 15, 2016. Funeral services were Saturday, Feb. 20, at St. Stephen's Catholic ...

Stop the Capitol 'boondoggle' if it's not too late

Editor:
Before it is too late, they should stop this half-billion dollars in remodeling of the Wyoming State Capitol and put that money back into the services ...

Our birthday

The first Ranger was published 63 years ago this week

In 1946, two young American servicemen met up in Paris. Each had 10 days leave. They had seen ...

Sheridan woman dies in snowmobiling accident

SHERIDAN (AP) -- A 41-year-old Sheridan resident has died in a snowmobiling accident in the Bighorn National Forest in northern Wyoming.
The Sheridan County ...

Lawmakers OK $100M for science initiative at university

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The University of Wyoming will get $100 million for construction of a science complex under a bill that cleared the Legislature on ...

Woman found in car had heart attack

Officials have identified the woman found dead early Thursday in a vehicle in Riverton.
Fremont County Coroner Mark Stratmoen said Rita Mares, 49, of ...

Wyoming digest

Rare grand jury leads to 15 indictments
GILLETTE (AP) -- The first grand jury seated in Campbell County in 31 years has indicted 15 people in connection ...

Regionals rage on local courts

They called it the "bunch" but I call it good coaching and an interesting method of getting your point guard into a one-on-one situation. With the game ...

Legislature nears end; not all budget questions done

Leaders say they expect both houses to approve a budget bill and send it to Gov. Matt Mead early this week.

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Top Wyoming lawmakers ...

Missing teen found at wreck site after several days

Adrianna Goggles was reported missing Feb. 18, and her vehicle was found wrecked late last week.

Officials have confirmed the identity of the ...

Emergency responders spent much of Friday afternoon tending to a grass fire that got out of control on Lakeview Drive near Kinnear.
The call came in at about ...

Tribal license plates among legislation killed in Cheyenne

Bills had until the end of business Friday to be voted on in committee of the second chamber.

CHEYENNE - Specialized vehicle license plates ...

Two dead from dam plunge; teen fell first, then older woman

Both of the people who fell off of the Diversion Dam bridge Friday afternoon died as a result of the incident, officials said this week.
Fremont County ...

Wyoming digest

Cheyenne credit union robbed
CHEYENNE (AP) -- A credit union inside a Cheyenne grocery store has been robbed by an armed man.
The Laramie County ...

The defending state champion Wind River Cougars take center stage the Class 2-A state basketball tournament at Swede Erickson Gym at Casper College in the 1:30 ...

Yellowstone phasing out familiar yellow Bombardier snowcoaches

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Yellowstone National Park is retiring its fleet of bright yellow Bombardier snowcoaches.
The 18 vehicles will are travel from Old ...

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Deaths

SAMUELSON
Beverly A. (Samuelson) Lord, 58, died on Sunday Feb. 28, 2016 in Casper at the Wyoming Medical ...

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Signs
Snow mostly gone. Temperatures rising. Wind picking up.
That's the formula for two things -- spring's advance, and grass fires. We've been out ...

 
 

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