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Brooke Lorraine Herron, 34, formerly of Riverton, died Thursday, Oct. 16, in Billings, Mont. A celebration of life service will be ...

State task force to discuss futures of health facilities

The Wyoming Department of Health facilities task force will meet Wednesday in Cheyenne to discuss the group's recommendations about the future roles and needs ...

Hospital offers extended hours for breast screenings

Mammograms will be read by the radiologist the following day.

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, SageWest Health Care at Lander and Riverton ...

Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton is hosting a training series Thursday through Saturday for people interested in volunteering at the facility. ...

Mid-level providers filling health care shortage in county

Being able to visit "the doctor" for any health concern is an American expectation, but it is starting not to be the norm. Nurse practitioners and physician's ...

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Police dog killed by truck
CASPER -- A Wyoming Highway Patrol K-9 who had been on the job for about two months was struck and killed by a ...

Affordable Care Act to trim Medicare costs

CHEYENNE -- Federal officials say Wyoming residents on Medicare are expected to pay $1.5 million less than expected for health care in 2015 under the Affordable ...

Cause of fatal helicopter crash still unknown

JACKSON -- Federal investigators haven't found any obvious mechanical deficiencies or failures that may have caused a rescue helicopter to crash two years ago ...

JACKSON -- Volunteers and officials with the National Elk Refuge say four adult breeding pairs of trumpeter swans raised 10 cygnets at the refuge this ...

Legislators clash over amendment on eligibility for university trustees

CHEYENNE -- Nonresidents should be allowed to serve on the University of Wyoming Board of Trustees because more than half of the university's alumni live ...

Wyoming now among 30 states legalizing same-sex marriage

The state decided officially on Monday not to appeal last week's federal court ruling striking down the ban on gay marriage.

Wyoming has become the ...

Frazier touting his people skills

Business owner Tex Frazier is challenging incumbent Gary Hamlin in the Pavillion mayoral election.
"I just think the community is ready for a change, and I ...

Hamlin seeks second term

Gary Hamlin is running to be re-elected mayor of Pavillion. He has served seven years in the post after first being appointed in 2007 and winning an election ...

Murder charged for knife attack in bedroom

A Riverton man is in custody on charges of killing his estranged wife's bedmate early Sunday in a residence north of town.
Jeremiah Ethan Shull, 22, is being ...

Smith resigns from Riverton City Council

Councilman Todd Smith announced his resignation during the Riverton City Council meeting Tuesday.
Smith said is leaving to pursue a new pastor position. ...

First same-sex marriage license goes to Arapahoe women

Joann Rae Bell and Lisa Gaines were surprised to be the first same-sex couple to seek a ...

Leaders say bed tax working well in Teton County

JACKSON -- Teton County's 2 percent tax on overnight stays has not hurt the local economy or made its housing problems worse, officials debating the tax ...

Digest

Questions sought for forum
In an effort to give students, staff and community members an opportunity to meet local candidates running for office, the ...

Authorities seeking info in stop sign vandalism on 8 Mile Road

Nine stop signs were destroyed Saturday evening on 8 Mile Road by someone "with no regard to public safety," according to the Fremont County Sheriff's ...

At Cody library, kids reading books to dogs

For Kacey Deroche her children's literacy is important enough to enlist canine support. She brought her sons to the Park County Public Library's "Read to a ...

 
 

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