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Births
HARDMAN
A son was born to Charity Hardman of Riverton and John Hardman of Riverton at 11:38 a.m. July 24 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. The ...

Three nutritious and sweet breakfast recipes

As mornings get crisper and cozy beds tempt the snooze button, some of us will take any motivation we can get to roll out of bed.
Perhaps the promise of a ...

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Snowmobile fees increase
CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming State Trails Program is reminding snowmobilers that registration fees have increased to help pay for ...

Armed man shot dead by Casper police

CASPER -- Police responding to a domestic disturbance Tuesday night in East Casper shot and killed an armed man.
Kebin Haller is the deputy director of ...

Court to decide on hearing gay-marriage case

Wyoming could be affected in one of two ways.

WASHINGTON -- Same-sex couples in 11 more states would win the right to marry, but the issue would ...

Rain broke one record, soaked entire county

Weekend rainfall set records in some Fremont County locations, and it was far wetter than normal everywhere.
Hunt Field in Lander saw a new daily ...

Officials in Riverton are preparing the old high school building on West Main Street to accommodate the School District 25 alternative school program.
The ...

They say the proposal would do away with the 12-year-old facility just north of Riverton.

Public comments are accepted through Oct. 2 on the proposed ...

Probation, restitution for man who made threats and caused damage at WLRC

The former Wyoming Life Resource Center employee who threatened his boss is to serve three years of supervised probation backed up by two to three years in ...

Judge nixes Wyoming remedy on minimum gray wolf population

CHEYENNE -- A federal judge has denied requests from the state of Wyoming, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife service and pro-hunting groups to change last week's ...

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State employee in DUI arrest
A Department of Education employee was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence in Sheridan while driving a ...

Grouse habitat drives $1B in rec spending, $87M in state

RENO, Nev. -- Advocates of protecting sage grouse habitat across Wyoming and the West say new research shows visitors to western federal rangelands with ...

Rule could affect air quality compliance

The EPA is expected to propose a draft rule by December and issue a final rule by October 2015.

CHEYENNE -- The air quality in Laramie County and ...

Weight Watchers sees its membership grow after relocating to athletic club

A Riverton Weight Watchers chapter has gained new members this year after changing its meeting location.
Meetings leader Jill Stark said an average of 20 to ...

Before the Center for Wound Care&Hyperbaric Medicineopened this summer at SageWest Health Care at Riverton, some local residents had to go to great lengths ...

Wolf advocates urge judge to keep protection in effect

Conservation groups are urging a federal judge not to allow the state of Wyoming to regain control of wolves.
The groups sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife ...

Car-bike wreck investigated; 84-year-old city man hurt

No charges have been filed in connection with a vehicle vs. bicycle accident that took place in the 100 block of Webbwood Road.
The incident involved an ...

Teen suspects arrested for car-theft spree in two states

Two 15-year-old Delta, Colo., boys are under arrest for larceny in connection with a string of vehicle thefts in Colorado and Wyoming.
They were located ...

Man's body found with 40 wounds; trio charged with murder

Three Northern Arapaho tribal members face federal first degree murder charges for stabbing Jared Little Whiteman to death around June 2 on the Wind River ...

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Births
GHORMLEY
A son was born to Stephanie Ghormley of Ethete and Todd Ghormley of Ethete at 2:09 p.m. June 12 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. The ...

 
 

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