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District 38 approves new preschool classroom and incentive for employees

Arapahoe Elementary School soon will open a new preschool classroom.
The Fremont County School District 38 Board of Trustees decided Sept. 15 to fund an ...

District approves changes to improve language education

Fremont County School District 38 has approved an out-of-state travel request for two events in October that will help school staff and community elders teach ...

BLM announces free days

The Bureau of Land Management, in conjunction with other agencies within the Department of the Interior, will waive recreation-related fees for visitors to the ...

District 38 four months ahead in the audit process

The Arapahoe school district has partnered with McKee, Marburger & Fagnant, P.C. of Lander to perform its pre-audit under the conditions of its Casper-based ...

Oregon rejects Wyoming's appeal of proposed coal port

CHEYENNE --The Oregon Department of State Lands has denied an appeal by the State of Wyoming over Oregon's rejection of a proposed coal terminal on the ...

Police arrest two women on charges of child abuse

Authorities found 17 people, including 11 children, living in a three-bedroom home in Riverton.

Two women were arrested for child abuse Tuesday after ...

New arrest may result in bond revocation for admitted meth dealer

An admitted meth dealer from Dubois is in a "sticky spot," according to his lawyer.
The defendant, Trampes Frank Rivers, of Dubois, was arrested again Tuesday ...

Shoshone tribe says it will continue with joint council despite Arapaho withdrawal

Both tribes met in the Joint Business Council to approve actions, payments and contracts for programs.

The Eastern Shoshone Tribe announced it would ...

Evidence of drug use found after crash

CASPER --Police in Casper found evidence of drug and inhalant use in a car that crashed into the Wyoming Medical Center last month, killing two passengers and ...

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Questar seeks lower gas rates
ROCK SPRINGS --Questar Gas is proposing to cut its natural gas rates in Wyoming by $900,000.
The proposal would mean ...

Record-high temps in late September 'unusual,' expert says

Two of last week's warm fall days broke heat records in Riverton and Lander.
Sept. 24 and Sept. 25 were the hottest on record for those dates in both Fremont ...

CASPER --Beginning Jan. 1, artists can begin sending submissions to the Wyoming Game and Fish Department for the conservation stamp art contest.
The winning ...

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Births
HUNTER
A son was born to La Nessa Morgan of Lander and Jarred Hunter of Cheyenne at 7:15 p.m. July 18 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. The ...

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Births
HORN
A daughter was born to Kayla Horn of Lander and Jon Horn of Lander at 9:48 a.m. July 9 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. The baby ...

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Trial set for 1972 killing
LARAMIE -- A Laramie man has pleaded not guilty to killing a 20-year-old woman 42 years ago.
Lance David Bean entered the ...

Plan would relocate officials during Capitol renovations

CHEYENNE -- Only the governor will have an office in the renovated state Capitol if some state lawmakers have their way.
The state is in the planning stages of ...

Full stabilization of landslide in Jackson put off to next year

JACKSON -- Town officials say they don't have enough time left before cold weather arrives to get going on a project to permanently stabilize a slow-moving ...

Wildlife reserve in Montana won't get Yellowstone bison

BILLINGS, Mont. -- Montana wildlife officials have dropped from consideration a private wildlife reserve in north-central Montana that was seeking to receive ...

Prosecutors reduce charges in bank kidnapping case

Days after raising the stakes to mandatory life in prison, prosecutors have done an about face and announced they would lower charges in a kidnapping ...

No human West Nile cases this year in county

Fremont County has fared well this year in avoiding West Nile virus, a mosquito-borne disease that can cause potentially serious illness in humans, according ...

 
 

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