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Cheney and Greene jab each other during only House debate

Tension mounted in a U.S. House race debate Thursday as Democrat Ryan Greene and Republican Liz Cheney traded a series of increasingly hostile barbs and even ...

Podcast workshop offering two sessions

The Riverton Branch Library is offering a two-part podcast workshop for adults beginning next week.
Participants will learn interview practices using digital ...

Weather radar station to be down 3 days

The weather radar used by the National Weather Service forecast office in Riverton will be down for three days beginning Sunday, Oct. 30, as technicians ...

State high court hears appeal of ex-prosecutor

LARAMIE (AP) -- A lawyer on Thursday urged the Wyoming Supreme Court to overturn the criminal convictions of a former Albany County prosecuting ...

During National Fire Prevention Week Oct. 9-15, RVFD gave fire safety lessons to home-school students, St. Margaret's School students, United Methodist ...

Report recommends against state taking on management control of federal lands

Forty-eight percent of the land in Wyoming is owned by the federal government, and there are hundreds of federal employees in the state involved in land ...

Wind River High School's FFA chapter sent nine students to Torrington this month to participate in Eastern Wyoming College's Range Land Management Contest. ...

Washakie scholarships funding 12 UW students this semester

Chief Washakie scholarships recently were awarded to 12 University of Wyoming students for the coming academic year.
Current recipients of the Chief Washakie ...

McAdams enrolled in new counseling degree program

Cori McAdams of Riverton received her bachelor's degree in psychology from the University of Wyoming this year.
McAdams is now on her way to obtain her ...

BIA court arraigning Arapaho defendants

Despite the protests of the Northern Arapaho Tribe, the Bureau of Indian Affairs's new court in Fort Washakie has begun arraigning all defendants in the BIA ...

Myers a magna cum laude grad at Bates College

Sam Myers, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Michael E. Myers of Riverton graduated magna cum laude after majoring in English at Bates College in Lewiston, Maine. He is ...

He was appointed to his post after former trustee John Mercer moved to Jackson.

Craig Tolman is not an educator - and he says that's a strength that ...

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GOGGLES
Twin sons were born to Courtney Hebah of Lander and Shallako Goggles of Lander on October 11 at ...

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Chief fired over hit-and-run crash
TORRINGTON (AP) -- The mayor of Torrington has fired the city's police chief after a Goshen County Sheriff's Office ...

County to handle Dubois roads for national forest, badlands access

Fremont County Commissioners have agreed to maintain Kingfisher Road near Dubois to allow access to the state badlands northeast of town.
Now the county also ...

Dave Bartel (standing, left) and other Riverton Volunteer Fire Department personnel wrapped up their work at a residential fire call on West Park Avenue in ...

Honor Farm up for reaccreditation

Throughout the next year Wyoming Department of Corrections will complete the re-accreditation process by auditing the Wyoming State Penitentiary in Rawlins; ...

There is room in the new Java Java Espresso building to make burritos and baked goods.
The new, bigger building opened on Tuesday.
Current owners, Ray and ...

Teen convicted of murder appeals life sentence

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Attorneys for a Cheyenne teenager who shot a man in the head at point-blank range are appealing their client's conviction.
Public defenders ...

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SHONGUTSIE
A daughter was born to Annabelva Friday of Arapahoe and Lincey Shongutsie of Arapahoe at ...

 
 

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