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- An story headlined "Job Corps students organizing community powwow at CWC" in the Sunday, Aug. 14, ...

Only four seniors are on the Wind River roster as they prepare to open the season.

A young squad takes Leroy Sinner Field for head coach Mykah ...

Six volleyball squads will be in Riverton to get the ball rolling on a new campaign.

A new season and a new class of competition begins at home this ...

Cowgirls beat Idaho State, 2-0

Pocatello, Idaho - Wyoming soccer made the most of its opportunities on Tuesday evening, netting two goals off of corner kicks to secure the 2-0 win over the ...

The Lady Wolverines will face the rival Tigers in relays and a pentathlon.

With just two seniors on the squad and 12 swimmers total, the Riverton ...

Shoshoni is looking to build on an undefeated regular season last year.

Shoshoni head coach Tony Truempler lost a pair of all-state players in Connor ...

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Deaths


REED
Nathan L. "Butch" Reed died Saturday, August 20 in the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. A ...

Nanette 'Nanny' Pompa

Nanette "Nanny" Pompa of Lander died at her home on Wednesday, July 27, 2016.
She was 55 years old.
A memorial service celebrating her life is at 10 a.m.on ...

Put big 1 percent projects to a vote

Editor:
In deciding some of the bigger projects for the 1 percent sales tax, I would suggest putting them to a vote. I don't mean for the curbs and gutters ...

Tuesday notes

Low high
That was one crazy bit of cold weather we had for about 36 hours last week -- a record-setter, in fact. We hear mostly about record highs and ...

Wyoming digest

Deal possible in kidnap-murder case
FARMINGTON, Utah (AP) -- A plea deal is possible in the Utah case against a man accused of tying up five people in a ...

Biggest Yellowstone fire still growing

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (AP) -- The biggest wildfire in Yellowstone National Park grew significantly amid warm, windy weather, forcing firefighters to take ...

One filed so far for open CWC position

Pavillion resident Ernie Over wants to replace Heather Christensen on the Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees.
Over filed Aug. 22 to represent CWC ...

No travel to Yellowstone from Fremont County due to fire in adjacent Grand Teton park

Anyone wishing to travel to Yellowstone National Park using the regular Fremont County route was out of luck early this week due to wildfires that caused the ...

Workers contest layoffs by Shoshone Business Council; say disputed funding still available

The Shoshone Business Council laid off staff at the Joint Finance Office and the Shoshone and Arapaho Transportation Department on Thursday, citing a "lack of ...

From Motown to Fremont County

Masai Rasheed was a basketball player growing up in Detroit who never thought he would someday find himself in the wide-open spaces of Wyoming, having become a ...

Aspen Early Learning Center in Riverton held its open house ...

Dennison Frank Shoyo Jr.

Fremont County native Dennison Frank Shoyo Jr. of Fort Hall, Idaho, died Thursday, Aug., 18, 2016, following a long-term illness. He was 72 years old.
He was ...

George Frank Patik

George Frank Patik of Lander died Friday, Aug. 5, 2016, at home in Lander. He was 91 years old.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
George Frank ...

No change in state rig count, but U.S. tally up

HOUSTON (AP) -- The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by 10 this week to 491.
A year ago, 885 rigs were active. Depressed ...

 
 

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