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- The final sentence of Tueday's page 6 story "A Connecticut cowgirl on New England court" was cut off ...

Peabody files for bankruptcy

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Peabody Energy, the nation's largest coal miner, filed for bankruptcy protection Wednesday as a crosscurrent of environmental, technological ...

Wyoming digest

No competency trial for suspect
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- A federal judge has denied a request from prosecutors to conduct a competency exam on the ...

Riverton Regional landing fees rise

The Riverton City Council has approved a recommendation from the Riverton Airport Board to raise landing fees at Riverton Regional Airport from $0.30 per ton ...

CWC housing escapes damage in Tuesday fire at college's Sinks Canyon Center

Fire threatened some log structures Tuesday at Central Wyoming College's Sinks Canyon Center southwest of Lander.
According to Lander Rural Fire Department ...

Wyoming Secretary of State Ed Murray was in Fremont County at the beginning of April, visiting the Wyoming Honor Farm to review a state land swap that ...

Tuesday's bidding auction for 302 acres north of Riverton was over in less than five minutes.
The property was handed over to the highest bidder, Steve ...

Landowners start getting new property tax valuations on Thursday

Property owners should receive a notice of value Thursday from the Fremont County Assessor's office. That notice will detail the market value of their ...

Case part of cancer study; missed one day of session

State Sen. Cale Case, R-Lander, said he remains positive about the treatment he's undergoing for cancer.
Case is dealing with a reoccurrence of melanoma that ...

Casper republican Charlie T. Tyrrel announced his candidacy for Wyoming's United States House of Representatives seat on Nov. 16. Tyrrel is the owner of ...

Robb Kalway was driving eastbound Friday in the Union Pass area above Dubois when he saw his neighbor, Paul Good, lying in the middle of the road.
The ...

Wildfires on the rise amid rash of planned burns gone wrong

Local fire crews were on the move for most of the day Saturday responding to reports of controlled burns that had gotten out of hand, with firefighter response ...

State delegate rules kept Sanders from slight edge despite winning vote tally

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Bernie Sanders had a convincing win in Wyoming's Democratic caucuses on Saturday, but Hillary Clinton still earned an even split of the 14 ...

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Helen Dorward Krause, 89, died Friday, April 8 at Westward Heights Care Center in Lander due to ...

University granted patent for Huntington's disease treatment

The University of Wyoming recently was awarded a patent for a method that potentially could be used to help treat patients with Huntington's disease and other ...

Politics aside, CO2 policy stalls planning as legal issues play out

LARAMIE (AP) -- President Barack Obama's Clean Power Plan is putting a crimp in Wyoming power companies' plans as they wait for legal issues to be resolved. ...

New laws affect WLRC, emergency centers

Legislation passed recently by the Wyoming Legislature promises several changes to Wyoming's health care picture.
State Rep. Lloyd Larsen, R-Lander, is a ...

Wyoming digest

Draft plan limits energy development in B-T
(AP) -- The U.S. Forest Service will not allow oil and gas leasing on nearly 40,000 acres in the ...

One trial likely in airplane case

CHEYENNE (AP) -- A federal judge said Friday that he's likely to deny a request from two Colorado men to get separate trials on criminal charges accusing them ...

Social Security personnel in Fremont County are participating in "my Social Security Week" through April 13. Riverton Mayor Lars Baker signed a proclamation ...

 
 

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