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A special excise tax will pay for property acquisition, with funding for the building to be generated separately.

Teton County voters have agreed to ...

Wyoming digest

School bus driver accused of DUI
GILLETTE (AP) -- Police in Wyoming arrested a 58-year-old school bus driver at a bus stop after receiving reports that ...

UW research aimed at better response to next infestation of pine bark beetles

LARAMIE (AP) -- The mountain pine beetle epidemic that swept through the area a few years ago has left its mark, with thousands of acres of trees dead and dying ...

Airline behind on payments

CHEYENNE (AP) -- A Wyoming-based airline is behind in lease payments for its company headquarters at Cheyenne Regional Airport by about $80,000.
The balance ...

Researchers to start trapping bears in park

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) -- Researchers will begin trapping grizzly and black bears Sunday in Yellowstone National Park.
The trapping is an effort to gather data on ...

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Births

JOHNSON
A child was born to Riley Zgurich of Lander and Steve Johnson of Lander at 5:45 p.m. April 29, ...

Wyoming digest

Women deny smuggling drugs into prison
RAWLINS (AP) -- Two Wyoming women have pleaded not guilty to charges of conspiring to bring a controlled ...

Mountain goat population increasing in Wyoming

Bighorn sheep, a native species, appears to be in decline in the Teton region.

JACKSON (AP) -- The population of non-native mountain goats is growing ...

Summer fire forecast not out of ordinary for state

BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- Wildfires this summer in Wyoming are predicted to be in the "normal" range for frequency, size and severity, federal forecasters said ...

'Non-essential' agencies pull off requested budget cuts

When the Fremont County Commission asked its officials for a 10-percent budget cut, departments with statutory obligations generally fell far short of that ...

With canyon shut, motorists try the hard way

While the Wind River Canyon was closed last week due to rock falls, several motorists took it upon themselves to find a new route over the Owl Creek Mountains. ...

Snowpack high; warm temps near

As of Monday more than 101 inches of snow remained at Togwotee Pass, with 84 inches at South Pass.


The snow piled high in the Wind River Mountains ...

Man killed in wreck exceeded intoxication limits

Matthew M. Morin died April 14 in a one-vehicle rollover west of Riverton.


Toxicology results show a 29-year-old Riverton man who died in a ...

STEM facilitator Kathy Crane demonstrated solubility using a water, oil and food coloring mixture with Sidney Freman during Aspen Early Learning Center's STEM ...

Voters to decide Tuesday on plan to pay for CWC Jackson center

On Tuesday, voters in Teton County will decide whether to use money from a special purpose excise tax to buy property for a new Central Wyoming College center ...

Finalists set for open slot on Riverton City Council

Riverton residents Richard Bennett, Lance Geode, Rebecca Schatza and Scott Wilcox will be interviewed Tuesday during the regular meeting of the Riverton City ...

U.S. bill to be renamed after Big John

At the Rocky Mountain Tribal Leaders Council meeting this month, Wally Gladstone from Northern Engineering and Consulting Inc. came before the council to ...

Fremont County's Elks Lodge recognized high school students from several communities as April wound down 56 years ago this week. Ted Baldwin of Lander, grand ...

Local man pleads guilty to sex abuse

Harold Friday has pleaded guilty to three counts of sex abuse of minors after taking a plea deal this week.
The terms of that deal have not yet been ...

Canyon open to traffic after rock blockage

Wyoming Department of Transportation personnel reopened U.S. 20/Wyoming 789 through Wind River Canyon to traffic Saturday morning.
The route had been closed ...

 
 

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