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WIHS honor roll released for term I

Wyoming Indian High School has released its Term 1 honor roll for the 2016-2017 school year:
3.5- 4.0 GPA
Denaira Hiwalker, grade 9; Brian Two Crow, ...

County tax payments mirror statewide decline

Fremont County saw its sales and use taxes decline significantly from 2015 to 2016, mirroring a statewide 22.7 percent contraction in those taxes from last ...

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Corrections

- The headline for a page 1 story Wednesday should have said "Addison gets two years for meth."

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More cuts at CWC would threaten key programs, basic services

If the Wyoming Legislature orders community colleges to make more cuts next year, Central Wyoming College President Brad Tyndall said his institution has three ...

Top professors named as UW students honor instructors

Members of the University of Wyoming Cap and Gown Chapter of Mortar Board recently honored their "Top Profs" at the 37th annual Top Prof Night.
Members of the ...

Bebout hopes city funding from state to stay intact

Sen. Eli Bebout offered encouraging news to the Riverton City Council last month on the subject of state funding that's provided to cities and towns in ...

Northern Arapaho Endowment scholarship applications now available, March 1 deadline

The Northern Arapaho Endowment Scholarship Committee is accepting applications from full-time students for scholarship awards at the University of Wyoming. The ...

This year, Riverton High School Key Club facilitated its second largest Thanksgiving meal delivery ever, bringing at least 650 meals to community members in ...

Rocky Mountains ski resorts delay Thanksgiving openings

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) -- Ski resorts in Wyoming, Idaho, Colorado, New Mexico and Utah have been forced to delay opening for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend or ...

Wyoming digest

Man charged after DNA found on sandwich at burglary scene
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) -- A Cheyenne man is charged with three counts of burglary after police ...

Rock Springs mother sentenced

ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. (AP) -- A Rock Springs woman charged with murder in the death of her infant daughter has been sentenced to 30 to 50 years in prison.
The ...

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Yellowstone Lake has had another record year for lake trout removal after about 366,000 of the nonnative trout were netted and killed to ...

Libraries get interim director

In-state consultant agrees to assist county libraries until director found

Former Fremont County library director Jeannette Woodward has agreed to ...

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Births

BEARING
A daughter was born to Modesta Blackburn of Riverton and Andrew Bearing of Riverton at 11:40 a.m. ...

UW trustees hear change to tuition policy recommendation

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) -- Wrestling with more than $40 million in budget cuts, University of Wyoming administrators want more leeway in spending tuition funds that ...

The Central Wyoming College theater department's production of "The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds," tells the story of an introverted high ...

Wyoming digest

Wyoming Highway Patrol: Records may cost $1,800
CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming Highway Patrol records office is estimating that a public records request from ...

Addison gets two years for meth

The Riverton resident was arrested in Lander last fall for possession of 5 grams of methamphetamine.

Ashley Aloysius Addison Sr., 41, of Riverton, ...

Arson suspected in house fire with fatal shooting

A report from the State Department of Fire Prevention and Electrical Safety has revealed additional information about an arson incident involving a Lander man ...

Allen: Indian ed bill has decent chance to prevail

The new American Indian Education program, which was approved by the state's select committee on tribal relations last week, "has legs" to make it deep into ...

 
 

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