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As of Saturday, there now are 51 names on the Wyoming Fallen Firefighter Memorial in Riverton.
And one of them is from Fremont County.
Clarence "Speed" ...

National Honor Society induction a school first at St. Stephen's

St. Stephen's Indian High School held its first-ever National Honor Society induction ceremony recently at the Wind River Hotel and Casino.
The 16 students ...

Sole Planned Parenthood clinic in Wyoming will close

CASPER (AP) -- The only Planned Parenthood in the state of Wyoming is closing down.
Planned Parenthood's Casper location confirmed Tuesday it will close this ...

Wyoming digest

Utah train worker's killer gets life term
KEMMERER (AP) -- A Utah man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole in Wyoming one year after ...

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Births

REEVES
A daughter was born to Tasha Reeves of Lander and Brandon Reeves of Lander at 4:28 p.m. May 15 at ...

FCAG considers new purpose after longtime director's retirement

One of entity's prominent functions has been to disseminate community service block grants to local social service organizations.


The Fremont ...

College set to trim another 6 percent on FY '18 budget

Revenues from the state and county and from student tuition all are decreasing at Central Wyoming College according to the school's preliminary budget for ...

Central Wyoming College nursing graduates heard applause, congratulations and advice during colorful pinning ceremonies Thursday, May 11, at the Robert A. Peck ...

Today

Births

BURNETT
A son was born to Russellina Ridgley of Ethete and Grey Burnett of Fort Washakie at 2:26 a.m. May ...

Wyoming digest

UW gets seat on state ed board
LARAMIE (AP) -- University of Wyoming President Laurie Nichols has appointed College of Education dean D. Ray Reutzel to ...

Health department director to take charge of DFS as well

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The director of the Wyoming Department of Health will add oversight of the Department of Family Services to his duties in an arrangement that ...

Wet spring slow spring planting of key crops

POWELL (AP) -- A lingering winter followed by wet weather has delayed planting of some crops in Wyoming.
"The spring started probably three weeks later than ...

Cops, specialists team for mental health training

Law enforcement and other officials have been learning about mental illnesses this week during a training session in Riverton.
The program, called Crisis ...

CWC Jackson Center to set education as priority over parking space

The initial design document for the future Central Wyoming College center in Jackson called for 42 parking spaces, but due to space constraints at the property ...

Governor recognizes local student's art

A Wind River Elementary student is one of eleven Wyoming students from across the state that were recently recognized for their artwork in Cheyenne by Gov. ...

Rez artists trained on marketing

Local American Indian artists had an opportunity to learn the best business practices and planning ideas from the U.S. Department of Interior last week when ...

Riverton student picked for CyberGIS training

A University of Wyoming graduate student is one of 36 nationwide chosen to participate in the National Center for Supercomputing Applications' CyberGIS Center ...

Calf birth first for bison population

In less than a year since 10 buffalo returned to the Wind River Indian Reservation for the first time in 130 years, the first buffalo calf was born last ...

Honor Farm plans first horse auction of year

The Bureau of Land Management and the Wyoming Honor Farm will host a wild horse and burro adoption, Wyoming's first of the year, on Saturday in Riverton.
"May ...

Rare white wolf was shot; $10,000 reward now offered

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The reward for information leading to whoever shot a rare white wolf found inside Yellowstone National Park rose to $10,000 on Friday after a ...

 
 

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