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Former Fremont County Pioneer Museum director Carol Thiesse was sentenced on Friday to perform 120 hours of community service for stealing from the institution ...

Man facing attempted-murder charge says he didn't understand his rights when he confessed

A Kinnear man facing an at-tempted first-degree murder charge is hoping to keep an interview he did with law enforcement out of his trial.
During a pretrial ...

Obama's new view on tests in line with state officials

CHEYENNE (TNS) -- On many political issues, the gulf between President Barack Obama and the average Wyoming voter couldn't be more vast. But when it comes to ...

Marijuana ballot sigs at 20 percent

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Supporters of an initiative to legalize medical marijuana have collected about 20 percent of the signatures needed on the 2016 general election ...

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Homicide charged in death of former Shoshoni man
GILLETTE (AP) -- A woman has been accused of driving over her husband who died in the driveway of their ...

New board, operations structure for youth justice services in county

Justice services for youth in Fremont County are operating under a new structure and with a new community advisory board.
The youth services, juvenile ...

Another restaurant leaves Riverton Regional Airport

Pepe's Tacos was the third operator at the city-owned property since 2012.

Pepe's Tacos at Riverton Regional Airport cafe closed its doors this month ...

'Fill-A-Bowl' benefits Center of Hope

The "Filling an Empty Bowl" fundraiser for the Center of Hope was held Thursday at the the Fremont Center of the Fremont County Fairgrounds. The event included ...

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- Saturn's geyser-spouting moon Enceladus has a new portfolio, thanks to the Cassini spacecraft.
NASA released its latest close-ups ...

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Births

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A daughter was born to Dalilah Brown of Lander and Levi Redman of Ethete at 12:16 p.m. Oct. 11at ...

State to consider law on edible pot due to Colorado proximity

Miller chairs committee addressing it

Marijuana, the juvenile sex offender registry and asset forfeiture are among the topics to discussed by the ...

Wyoming Secretary of State Ed Murray, right, recognized Deputy Secretary of State Karen Wheeler for her 30 years of service. Wheeler has served during the ...

Rule could speed ferret effort

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Federal and state wildlife officials are announcing a new rule to make landowners in Wyoming less fearful about the legal implications of ...

Committee opts not to change state savings strategy for now

CASPER. (AP) -- Wyoming lawmakers have decided not to draft a bill to change how the state saves money during years of decreased revenues, though they say they ...

Digest

Past Shoshoni man killed; wife charged with running over him
GILLETTE (AP) -- A woman has been arrested for allegedly driving over her husband who died ...

Gravel road improvements get 1 percent tax money

The money had been allocated for a different project, but county commissioners decided to use it for gravel roads instead.

Dozens of miles of roads ...

Halloween safety applies to treats, decorations and costumes, say CDC experts

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention offers health and safety tips for families planning Halloween festivities this month.
The fall celebration can ...

Wyoming sees little change in test scores in grades 4-8

Wyoming students showed little change in their scores on a national academic assessment.
Overall, Wyoming's fourth and eighth grade students in 2015 continued ...

Five people were injured in a one-vehicle rollover just before 5:30 p.m. Wednesday on Wyoming Highway 789 west of Shoshoni.
Firefighters responding to the ...

College figures show lagging performance in 'student success'

70 percent of enrollees don't earn degree

Central Wyoming College president Cristobal Valdez presented some unexpected statistics to the CWC Board ...

 
 

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