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Oil and gas lease auctions going online; protesters look for venue

The change could generate an estimated $2 million a year in additional revenue by encouraging more participation by petroleum developers who don't have to ...

Wyoming digest

Beavers to be moved from park
LARAMIE (AP) -- The Laramie Parks and Recreation Department is working to relocate beavers that have taken up residence at ...

The Center of Hope's annual "Filling an Empty Bowl" fundraiser drew more participants than previous years. Center of Hope director Shelly Mbonu estimated ...

Amid tight finances, college insurance costs not up much

The total cost for insurance coverage at Central Wyoming College is rising this year, but it still is not as high as it was in 2015.
For fiscal year 2017, ...

Gard faces Hancock in contest for Ward 3 slot

Three are seats up for re-election on the Riverton City Council in Tuesday's general election.
Incumbents for Ward 1 and 2, Sean Peterson and Holly Jibben, ...

For the first time in 131 years, wild bison are being introduced to the Wind River Indian Reservation.
The event, to be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 3, at a ...

The three new members of the Shoshone Business Council asked tribal court judge John St. Clair to swear them in Monday, signaling a rift in the council's ...

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Births

CARROLL
A son was born to Alexis Carroll of Hudson and Taylor Carroll of Hudson at 7:51 p.m. October 27 ...

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Wyoming digest

Casper woman sentenced for shooting husband
CASPER (AP) -- A Casper woman has been sentenced to 12 to 15 years in prison for shooting her husband in the ...

Peranteaux cites knowledge as key in school board run

Six candidates are competing for four four-year terms on the Fremont County School District 25 Board of Trustees this year, including three incumbents and ...

Search for missing Wyoming toddler begins at northern Colorado landfill

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The search for the remains of a missing 13-month-old Wyoming boy started at daybreak Tuesday at a northern Colorado landfill.
A criminal ...

Most Wyoming buyers can find ACA coverage for under $100

With the Nov. 1 start of Affordable Care Act open enrollment arirving, Wyoming consumers can now visit HealthCare.gov to check out their options for 2017 ...

Lander man dies from injuries after motorcycle hit pickup truck Saturday

It marked the 97th highway fatality in Wyoming for 2016, compared to 125 by the same date last year.


A Lander man died Saturday after his ...

Backers of renewing road tax point to big backlog of projects

More than $23 million of the 1 percent sales tax designated for the improvement of streets, roads, bridges, water and sewer utilities in Fremont County has ...

Today

Deaths

PEDERSEN
Ryck E Pedersen, 60 of Lander was died on October 29.A celebration of life will be at Ryck and ...

GOP complains formally about election mailers

Alleging certain mailers broke campaign finance laws, the Wyoming Republican Party has filed two complaints with the Wyoming Secretary of State's office.
As ...

Lance Clark was released from custody Monday after the Fremont County Attorney's Office dropped the charge of second-degree murder for the death of Laurie ...

Two potentially troublesome invasive grasses, Medusahead and Ventenata, are recent additions to FCWP's watch list.
Medusahead is a Eurasian species that has ...

Recently established Arapaho court adds associate judge

Attorney Terri Smith has been appointed as the new associate judge for the Northern Arapaho Tribal Court to serve beside chief judge John St. Clair, the ...

 
 

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