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Rural builders join mini-house trend

The American ideal began with a log cabin in the eastern woods. Over the centuries the small footprint of a home ...

Pedestrians on Main Street in downtown Riverton would be excused for being surprised by the 30 brightly painted ceramic cats and dogs on display in the front ...

Employers learn more about federal tax tied to Obamacare

LOVELL -- A federal tax that will be imposed on employers who provide "exceptional" health insurance to employees has raised the ire and concern of members of a ...

Patches went from shelter dog to state fair grand champion in less than a year.
Gina Blumenshine brought Patches home from Paws Animal Shelter in Riverton in ...

Live marijuana panel on PBS Wednesday from Little Theater

Wyoming PBS hosts a live panel discussion on issues related to medical and recreational marijuana at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Little Theater at Central Wyoming ...

Sheridan gets new air carrier

SHERIDAN -- The Sheridan County Commission has approved a six-year lease agreement with Key Lime Air to begin air passenger service to Denver.
The Sheridan ...

The CNC router is capable of making furniture and models for building houses.

The Maker Space 307 lab in Fort Washakie is closer to getting a CNC ...

Community Entry Services recognized for recycling efforts

Community Entry Services has been named the 2015 Wyoming Recycler of the Year from the Wyoming Solid Waste & Recycling Association.
CES clients are ...

Twenty-five county students enroll in online public school

Enrollment continues at the Wyoming Connections Academy as the 2015-2016 online school year begins. So far, 25 students from Fremont County have enrolled in ...

CWC looking to end enrollment slide; 2,170 is goal

Enrollment totals at Central Wyoming College have fallen each year since 2010, prompting administrators to set their sights on maintaining the size of the ...

Art classes, shows open Sunday in Dubois

More than 100 career artists and art industry professionals will travel from around the country for the 14th Annual Susan Kathleen Black Foundation ...

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Korell named district judge
CHEYENNE -- Gov. Matt Mead has selected Patrick Korell as district judge in Wyoming's Eighth Judicial District, serving ...

This was a familiar sight from Lander to Shoshoni in 1991. The Chicago and North Western railroad tracks were being removed.
In the 1980s, with truck freight ...

Disease prompts warnings for hunters

Wyoming is experiencing a large and deadly surge this year in cases of tularemia, or "rabbit fever."
The disease, carried by rabbits, squirrels, other ...

Two charged with larceny after snow machine thefts

Jeremy Harding, 34, of Riverton, and Toshina Oldman, 23, of Hudson, both were arrested without incident on three counts each of felony larceny early Aug. 25 ...

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Births
HEADLEY
A son was born to Dawn Headley of Riverton at 4:27 p.m. Aug. 24 at SageWest Health Care at Riverton. The baby weighed 7 pounds, 2 ...

Moccasin Lake Challenge run set for Saturday

This year's Moccasin Lake Challenge run is set to take place Saturday in Fort Washakie. Runners and walkers should meet at Rocky Mountain Hall beginning at 6 ...

Fall wild horse adoption Sept. 11

The Bureau of Land Management and the Wyoming Honor Farm will host a wild horse and burro adoption and gentling clinic Sept. 11 to Sept. 12 in Riverton. The ...

Oil production drop noted in Laramie County

CHEYENNE -- Oil production in Laramie County continues to drop after record-high figures in December.
The latest data from the Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation ...

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Truck damages I-90 bridge
GILLETTE -- A Wyoming transportation official says it will take a year to fully repair an Interstate 90 bridge over South ...

 
 

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