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Rustler runners preparing for season

Central Wyoming College's cross country team is training in anticipation of the new season's first race in South Dakota.

Certainly, there aren't ...

Bring on the fall season -- finally

As a sportswriter, my job is quite boring when there isn't much in the way of sports to cover.
So, I'm about at my wit's end here in mid-August as we wait for ...

Tigers win home golf tourney to start season

Lander's boys and girls both claimed team victories at the season's opening event on their home course.


Saying the Lander Valley High School golf ...

New Central Wyoming College volleyball coach Darshaya Gallard is putting her squad through a rigorous preseason.



Darshaya Gallard doesn't like ...

Steven Wayne Blackburn

Steven Blackburn of Riverton died Saturday, Aug. 5, 2107, at the Help for Health Hospice Home. He was 55 years old.
Rosary and wake were Tuesday, Aug. 8, at ...

Inane obstacles at the DMV

In our zeal to protect ourselves from threats that don't exist, we've crossed the threshold from good sense to nonsense.

We the people... one man one ...

Paid obituaries

Beginning this week, they will be our newspaper's standard procedure
Over the past year or two, a couple of things have become apparent in the way our ...

So-so summer for Jackson, but big eclipse crowd certain to improve it

Part of the discrepancy may be explained by a 16 percent increase in average daily rate for a room -- from $343 to $393 -- collecting a larger portion of ...

Nancy Ianelli was an international-class gymnast as a teen-ager, training under world-renowned coach Bela Karoly. After graduating from Baylor University, she ...

Shoshone National Forest has recommendations for eclipse viewing, camping

The public's assistance and cooperation is being sought in the numerous ways.

The Shoshone National Forest expects visitors from all over the world ...

Shoshoni honor students listed

Fremont County School District 24 in Shoshoni has announced its spring semester honor rolls.
Shoshoni Elementary School
(grades 3-6)
Straight A Honor Roll ...

Former boxer to get prison time for uppercut to wife

After reaching a plea agreement with prosecutors, a Riverton man will be sentenced to two to three years in prison for punching his wife.
Forrest Yellowfish, ...

Great Lakes in arrears to airport; trying to catch up

Great Lakes Airlines has fallen behind on payments to Riverton Regional Airport.
The news comes just months after reports that the carrier owed Cheyenne ...

Jessilyn Monahn, Dominic Twomey, Chase Augustine and Zach Relf line up to compete. Friday's groups was fifth to complete orientation, with two more groups ...

Two bodies at Carlisle match local tribal records; will be returned

CARLISLE, Pa. (AP) -- Re-mains unearthed at a Pennsylvania Army base don't match the Native American child thought to have been buried there after dying at the ...

Intense data crunching has CWC hopeful on student success drive

After four years spent focusing on student success - as opposed to mainly access - at Central Wyoming College, administrators say their efforts are "just ...

Wyoming digest

Eclipse changes first day of school
CHEYENNE (AP) -- A Wyoming superintendent has postponed his district's first day of school because he says he ...

Regulating garage sales

Let's be sure there's a significant community problem before writing new law
There are lots of garage sales in Riverton this time of year. Some ...

Nancy Nichols Gimple (Clark)

Nancy Nichols Gimple (Clark) of Lander died Saturday, July 29, 2017, at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. She was 82.
Memorial services are at 10 a.m. ...

'All hands on deck' for eclipse prep, pledges coroner

The Fremont County Coroner's Office is preparing for the coming solar eclipse as though a hurricane were heading this way.
"Hopefully we sit around twiddling ...

 
 

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