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Threat at senior center 'taken very seriously,' authorities say

After receiving food from the Riverton Senior Citizens Center Aug. 31, Cassandra Goggles drunkenly shouted "I'm gonna kill every one of you" in a fit of rage ...

The second Riverton High School Hall of Fame class was inducted Sept. 24 at Riverton Middle School.
The class consisted of six individuals and one team ...

Neighbors for nearly a decade, James Morrison and Paul Good were also friends before their relationship soured a few years ago.
According to defense attorney ...

More officials now favor siting new state prison

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Wyoming lawmakers must decide whether to repair the crumbling state prison in Rawlins or spend even more to build a new facility.
Shifting ...

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Births

MCRAE
A son was born to Sami McRae of Lander and Mike McRae of Lander at 5:38 a.m. September 22 at ...

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School enrollment down 1,000-plus statewide
GILLETTE (AP) -- Wyoming public schools reported losing more than 1,000 students between October 2015 and ...

Shakespeare 'First Folio' exhibit ending Friday at state museum

This first-ever national tour of one of the world's most influential books, Shakespeare's First Folio, celebrates 400 years of Shakespeare and his legacy. The ...

 

Sports

Central Wyoming College's volleyball squad lost a pair of Region IX home matches to Sheridan and Northwest Colleges.

Central Wyoming College entered ...

A back-and-forth affair ended in a 42-36 victory for the Rattlers.

There are two ways to view Saturday's heartbreaking loss to the Little Snake River ...

In football picks, I trail beloved pets and my granddaughter

It's the simplest of pools, right? How hard can it possibly be?
Each week, pick just one NFL winner. That's it. Check out the point spreads, the weather, the ...

 

Opinion / Community

Tuesday notes

Soggy equinox
Fall certainly got off to a wet start in Fremont County- the wettest three-day start ever, in fact. We're fortunate it wasn't 10 degrees ...

Not voting for prez in this election

Editor:
On Sept. 13, Bob Rehbein wrote to ask "why would anyone cast a vote for Hillary Clinton?" Simple. She is highly qualified, and far more so than Donald ...

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