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Casper teen died in jail
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) -- Authorities are investigating the death of a 19-year-old Casper man who died days after being booked into ...

48 named to Wind River Middle School honor roll

6th Grade
Principal's List: JayCee Herbert, Calder Johnson, Brayden Leonhardt, Wylie Shearer, and Hunter Walker.
A Honors: Jayton Barquin, Aryss ...

EPA calls study of coal export project flawed

The agency says the review failed to look closely at potential environmental impacts.

LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) -- The Environmental Protection Agency has ...

Wyoming digest

Park looks at bison cull
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Yellowstone National Park biologists say more than 900 wild bison would need to be killed or removed ...

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Community Calendar

Thursday December 1

"The Effect of Gamma Rays in Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds" is at 7 ...

UW study shows impact of hunters, anglers on economy

In 2015, sportsmen and women in Fremont County spent $22.5 million dollars.

A University of Wyoming study for Fremont County on the economic impacts ...

Riverton Valley Irrigation District laid about 1,200 feet of cement pipe on Sunset Drive from about a block east of Federal Boulevard to North 16th Street ...

Mead says no more cuts in supplemental budget

CHEYENNE (TNS) - Gov. Matt Mead isn't proposing additional cuts for Wyoming's general fund budget, but he said education funding is in a "real crisis."
Mead ...



Editor's note: This piece was compiled using archives from The Ranger and from "Central Wyoming College: The First Twenty-Five Years," a CWC ...

City trying to settle suit with motel

Attorneys for Riverton will join a settlement conference Friday morning in hopes of ending a lawsuit filed by the local Days Inn motel.
The city had ordered ...

Land use planning overhaul will up public involvement

Some members of Congress, industry groups and local officials have criticized the move.

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- U.S. government officials have ...

State should tap 'fresh eyes' to balance budget

Wyoming's declining revenue picture continues. The Governor and legislators obviously are anxiously waiting for the next Consensus Revenue Estimating Group's ...

Sears moves across town to W. Main address

Sears Hometown Store has moved in Riverton and is now located on 906 W. Main St. The appliance store was previously situated on North Federal Boulevard and is ...

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Ferrets flourishing
DENVER (AP) -- Dozens of slinky, ferocious and rare ferrets are settling in and making babies at their new home in Colorado, one ...

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Births

DECICIO

A son was born to Ariana O'Donnell and Zachary F. Decicio at 7:06 p.m. November 26 at SageWest ...

Court says OK to charge for public records

The judges issued a 3-2 split decision Wednesday.

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) -- The Wyoming Supreme Court says public agencies may charge fees to allow ...

Open door led to Dubois plane crash, report says

The Dubois man who died in a fiery plane crash Nov. 5 apparently lost control of the plane when he tried to close the aircraft's door shortly after take-off, ...

Deputies save Colorado hunter

CHEYENNE (TNS) - Two Laramie County Sheriff's Department deputies are being credited with saving a Colorado hunter's life by applying a tourniquet to his leg ...

A landmark in northeastern Fremont County began to fall on Monday as crews from Wyoming Demolition started to take down the old Shoshoni K-12 building along ...

There is no need to wait any longer for the holiday season this year - almost every day will be a little bit like Christmas in Fremont County through ...

 
 

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