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The Rams blistered the Eagles with an 83-point assault, led by Zac Rose's five TDs and Wade Beavers's three.

The second week of the season and the ...

The Chiefs fall to 0-2 with the loss and are still in search of their first score of the season.

Football games are won or lost in the trenches, and ...

The Jackson High School Broncs rode into Bill Bush Stadium in Lander Friday evening toting a No. 2 ranking in Class 3-A and left absolutely no doubt regarding ...

Cowboys struggle in loss to Eastern Michigan, fall 48-29 despite huge output in ground gam

LARAMIE -- Informed by his players that Eastern Michigan had gone 27 years without a non-conference road win against an upper-tier team, Eagles coach Craig ...

Man charged in theft of snowmobiles bound over to District Court

The case of a Riverton man charged with stealing a trailer containing two snow machines was moved to District Court on Sept. 3.
Circuit Court Judge Robert B. ...

After swimming two home meets at the Riverton Aquatic Center, the Riverton High School girls are back on the road for a dual meet in Cody today and an ...

Reminders

A fire scene and a parade add poignancy to Sept. 11

Today Fremont County has a frightening reminder that the work of volunteer firefighters is every ...

Capitol renovation news shows the 'government at its worst'

Editor:
Every time there is another news item about the remodeling of the state capitol building in Cheyenne, I think "this is government at its worst."
This ...

Past county attorney says prosecution is 'malicious'

CHEYENNE -- Lawyers for former Albany County Attorney Richard Bohling are asking a judge to dismiss criminal charges against him, saying he's the victim of a ...

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Deaths
NELSON
Clarice Viola Nelson, 72, of Lander, died Wednesday, Sept. 2. Cremation has taken place.

SIMCOX
Edward Simcox Sr., 85, of ...

Wyoming trucking jobs likely to increase

CHEYENNE -- Finding drivers for his small local trucking firm is one of the biggest struggles of Matt Davis's job.
"We are talking about $60,000-a-year jobs, ...

Lander college welcomes largest freshman class

The largest group of freshman ever recorded at Wyoming Catholic College started classes Sept. 1 in Lander.
After finishing last year with a student body of ...

Great Lakes boss denies speculation on ending service

Hampered by pilot shortages, the airline has quit at 20 of the 48 airports it used to service.

A report about commercial air service in Wyoming says ...

St. Stephen's starts year with new teachers, nurse, superintendent

St. Stephen's Indian School has welcomed new staff members into the 2015-2016 school year, including Frank No Runner, the new superintendent. No Runner is a ...

With two separate trips to Natrona County in three days, Riverton High School volleyball coach Trista Day was hopeful that her squad would be ready to ...

Good enrollment start for CWC; 214 new names

The overall student head-count was nearly 1,550 on Monday.

Sixty-five new first-time, first-year, degree-seeking students signed up for classes at ...

Digest

Two fires burning in Yellowstone
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK -- Yellowstone National Park has just two small wildfires burning and neither is threatening ...

Recalling a not-so-special day

While I was preparing for yet another day of battle in my little cabin in the wilderness, I heard the sound of shrieking sirens piercing the crisp, morning ...

Learning life via 38 years wed

I first brought my future wife to Wyoming in 1970

No precious gemstones or metals commemorate 38 years of marriage.
It's just a heck of a long time ...

Today

Births
WEITZEL
A daughter was born to Theresa Weitzel of Lander and Rodger Weitzel of Lander at 9:03 a.m. Aug. 19 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. ...

 
 

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