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The annual Riverton Stars of Tomorrow contest was Saturday at the Robert A. Peck Arts ...

City on good fiscal footing in new year; no 'findings' revealed

A six-month audit showed no deficiencies in internal controls, with all departments operating under their approved budgets halfway through the fiscal ...

The Fremont County Commission voted unanimously Tuesday to approve a contract to lease its ground ambulance services to Guardian Flight for five years.
"With ...

Lander man wins $10K CWC raffle

More than 200 people gathered Thursday night for a chance to win $10,000 in a fundraiser hosted by the Central Wyoming College Booster Club and the CWC ...

Obamacare enrollment still rising in state; just one provider available

The number of Wyoming residents registered for subsidized health insurance under the federal Affordable Care Act continues to climb.
Wyoming Insurance ...

Panel to push for action on 'Wilderness Study Areas'

Fremont County needs local residents to serve on a committee that will assess the current designation of some federal lands.
Ultimately, the committee plans ...

One of early Riverton's impressive buildings was the original City Hall, erected during the post-World War I building boom that saw the establishment of the ...

No cutback in Honor Farm operation expected after 302-acre state land sale

Farm likely to get 108 more acres in April; searching for more

The Wyoming Honor Farm is not expected to scale down operations as the state prepares ...

New slap at nuke command: 14 investigated for drugs at Warren AFB

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Fourteen members of an Air Force unit responsible for guarding nuclear missiles in Wyoming, Colorado and Nebraska are under investigation for ...

Powwow schedule features events from May to September

Another colorful spring and summer of American Indian dancing on and around the Wind River Indian Reservation is scheduled this year through a series of ...

Speech and debate competitor Matthew Pickering of Green River High School, above, looked for his posted room assignment at the National Forensic League ...

Tech changes now in place at Arapahoe District 38

Fremont County School District 38, Arapahoe, has started to use Google Apps for Education - a digital learning platform that gives students and staff access to ...

Rocky Mountain Power rate decrease requested; could be approved by May

For the average customer using approximately 768 kilowatt hours per month, the proposal would reduce their annual electricity bill by $1.56.

Rocky ...

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A child was born to Holly Post of Riverton and Dallas Post of Riverton at SageWest Health Care at ...

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New lottery game approved
CHEYENNE (AP) -- WyoLotto players could have a new draw game to play by this fall after the Wyoming Lottery Corp. board of ...

Aerial shooters thin out troublesome wolf pack

JACKSON (AP) -- Wildlife managers have killed five wolves from a large pack that had been killing yearling cattle in western Wyoming.
The Dell Creek Pack ...

Capitol might not be ready for 2019 session

A consultant said foundation work is an unpredictable part of the job.

CHEYENNE (TNS) --A consultant is unsure if work on the Wyoming's Capitol will ...

DUI homicide suspect pleads not guilty; court trial probable next step

Shawn Pendleton, a 21-year-old from Riverton, will likely head to a trial after he pleaded not guilty to two counts of aggravated homicide by ...

Rogers recalled as opinionated, dedicated during long tenure on Riverton City Council

The three-term council member died Feb. 26.

When Margaret Rogers was on the Riverton City Council, she was not afraid to express her strong views. ...

No rush to adopt prez primary in state, leaders say

Wyoming has state primary, but still does presidential caucusing

Grumbling about Wyoming's complicated caucusing is on the rise but Republican and ...

 
 

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