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Biz group names new president

The Wyoming Business Alliance has hired a new president with an extensive experience in the energy, entrepreneurial, agriculture, and small business sectors, ...

'American Pickers' to film in Wyoming

Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their "American Pickers" team will return to Wyoming and plan to film episodes of the hit series throughout the state in ...

UW Extension archives state's landmarks

Wyoming visitors and residents can open a vault of more than 400 videos georeferenced to the state's landmarks, counties, history, culture, energy, flora, ...

Podcast features writers from the West

Wyoming Public Media has launched its newest podcast, "Spoken Words," expanding the station's podcast portfolio to four.
"Spoken Words"features authors ...

Lander grad wins '40 under 40'

Waves Web Design co-owner Summer Henderson was recently selected as a 40 under 40 winner. She is one of two winners from Casper and graduated from Lander ...

Bailey's employee named mechanic of the year

Scott Martin of Bailey Enterprises, Inc. has been chosen as the 2017 Mechanic of the Year by the Wyoming Trucking Association, Inc. The award was presented in ...

Employers now eligible for DWS credits

The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services will be issuing premium credits to eligible Wyoming employers enrolled in the workers' compensation program ...

Flooding moves Brewfest

The 2017 Fremont Toyota Lander Brewfest is expected to be the biggest brewfest to date with brewers, vendors and more, according to Lander Chamber of Commerce ...

Black Hills Energy boosts rez hook-ups

Black Hills Energy highlighted its latest new accounts during the Select Committee on Tribal Relations meeting May 22 in Lander. Business development ...

CWC funds native artists course; eclipse focus of entrepreneurship

Central Wyoming College is reaching out to local Wind River Indian Reservation artists in an effort to help them develop their entrepreneurial skills. ...

SageWest names new top nurse

Long-time Fremont County resident Vickie Bessey has been named chief nursing officer for SageWest Health Care.
"I am thrilled to have Vickie in this new ...

County promoted as tourism spot in web promo series

Fremont County will welcome a selected adventurer and tiny house for 12 days in July through a partnership with the Wyoming Office of Tourism on its upcoming ...

Sell-out affair at horse auction

Wyoming's 2017 wild horse and burro adoption season is off to a strong start afterall animals offered at Saturday's Wyoming Honor Farm auction were adopted. ...

Nonprofit helps instill cooking skills

At one table of the science classroom, second-grader Caleb Logan cut fresh herbs with a small, round, serrated knife.
At another table, fourth-grader ...

$125.3M worth of tourism in Fremont County last year

In 2016, 513,000 travelers spent at least one night in Fremont County, according to a recent Wyoming Office of Tourism report compiled by Dean Runyan ...

Vincent named top financial advisor

Jeffrey Vincent of Vincent Financial Services in Riverton was recently named among the Top 1,200 Financial Advisors in America by Barron's, a leading financial ...

BLM seeking feedback on grazing permits

The Bureau of Land Management's Lander office is seeking public input as it begins to analyze the renewal of grazing permits in the Silver Creek Common ...

Inviting service key for small biz

We all know that good customer service is important. Regardless of whether you own a bricks and mortar, online or service-based business, good customer service ...

Customers can customize tack and western accessories in almost any way they can think of at Wind River Tack and Embroidery, which opened Monday.
The store, ...

Uranium market strengthening, state says

There is growing international demand for uranium, according to a recent paper produced by the Wyoming Geological Survey.
Authored by state geologist Robert ...

 
 

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