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GRAY
A son was born to Shaniya Smith of Riverton and Anthony Gray of Riverton at 7:07 p.m. April 25 at ...

Local job fair sets record

A record 415 people attended the Fremont County Employment Expo last month at Central Wyoming College, including community members and students from CWC, the ...

City Pizza Hut installs library

From staff reports

The Pizza Hut on North Federal Boulevard is installing a "Little Free Library" outside of their restaurant to enable greater access to ...

'Food freedom' hot topic for Fremont County producers

The local food community rallied at the The Middle Fork in Lander Friday for Wind River Farm to Plate Let Food Freedom Ring event this past weekend.
State ...

Wyoming digest

Storm warning across much of state
CHEYENNE (AP) -- Another spring snowstorm has started to march through Wyoming.
Snow is already falling in Jackson ...

Former state superintendent suing past lawmaker, Congress candidate

By Bob Moen
Associated Press

CHEYENNE (AP) -- A state district judge is considering whether to dismiss a defamation lawsuit filed by a former Wyoming ...

Yellowstone's leaders say harassment to be addressed

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) -- Yellowstone National Park managers are asking employees to help change the workplace culture after a report found evidence of sexual ...

Riverton's animal shelter was inundated this week after 50 dogs were discovered at a residence west of town.
Shelter manager Gina Gladman said it will take ...

BOCHES revenues down again as levy values continue to fall

Funding for the Central Wyoming College Board of Cooperative Higher Educational Services will be down again next year due to a continued decrease in local mill ...

Cuts taking toll on library hours, books, night events

Fremont County Library System leadership has already taken action to make cuts that will accommodate a proposed 10 percent budget reduction for the upcoming ...

Wolf hunt likely this year

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department expects to open a wolf hunting season this year after a U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals finalized a decision this week to ...

County decides no permits will be required for eclipse

Fremont County had considered requiring permits for landowners who want to rent out their property to campers during the solar eclipse this August, but planner ...

Wyoming digest

Casper chief has no plans to resign
CASPER (AP) -- Casper Police Chief Jim Wetzel says he hasn't considered resigning despite reports of low morale from ...

Bill proposes a permanent mining ban near Yellowstone

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- U.S. Sen. Jon Tester has introduced legislation to permanently ban new mining in an area of Montana just outside Yellowstone National ...

RHS back to 4-A in all sports but FB as of 2018

The basketball, volleyball and track teams of Riverton High School are set to go back into the 4-A classification after a Tuesday vote by the Wyoming High ...

School bus riders to use 'Z Pass' swipe card in fall

A planned technology upgrade to Riverton school buses will allow students to swipe a "Z Pass" when they get on and off the bus each day next year.
Business ...

A mountain lion that was spotted Monday in Riverton was shot to death Wednesday after being sighted again near homes around Jackson Elementary school.
Brian ...

Higher utility rate OKd by city; kicks in next month

Beginning next month, Riverton residents will see in their utility bills. The Riverton City Council approved the high rate during a regular council meeting ...

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Births

LEBEAU
A daughter was born to Kaylei Weed of Fort Washakie and Wade LeBeau of Fort Washakie at 11:51 a.m. ...

Enzi apologizes for 'guy in tutu' remark

By Mary Clare Jaolnick
and Mead Gruver
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- A Republican senator from Wyoming said Tuesday he regrets his poor choice of ...

 
 

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