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Man freed by DNA test sues Cheyenne
CHEYENNE (AP) -- A man exonerated after spending 23 years in prison for rape is suing the city of ...

Group working on upgrades to Veterans Memorial Park

A local committee is two weeks ahead of schedule for upgrades at the Veterans Memorial Park ...

Montana tourism campaign targeting visitors from Wyoming, nearby states

GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) -- Montana's summer tourism promotion invites would-be visitors to "Discover Your Montana Moment."
The campaign's goal is to raise ...

Restored

Wind River near Kinnear re-channeled after decades

Post-construction monitoring and
maintenance will
still be required.



The restoration ...

FreCo kids get trucking scholarships

Students from Fremont County are among the nine Wyoming high school and college students will benefit from the Wyoming Trucking Association's Scholarship ...

Pilgrim meeting held in Riverton

Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of Wyoming members will convene May 6 in Riverton for their annual meeting. Special Dignitaries will be Governor ...

Saturday 'March for Science' coincides with Earth Day

Nature Conservancy staff members will share information about working collaboratively with Wyoming ranchers, elected officials, government agencies and ...

Premeditation claim untested at hearing on hammer murder

Public defender Valerie Schoneberger, who's representing Florin Brandon Wyatt in his murder case, declined to argue Wednesday that there's not enough probable ...

Riverton man gets 65 years to life in prison for killing son

Paul Miller has been sentenced to 65 years to life imprisonment for the August killing of his 3-month-old son.
During the Wednesday sentencing, prosecuting ...

Biz center hosting class in Riverton

Every year, the federal government spends millions of dollars in Wyoming. For small-business owners interested in selling their products and services to the ...

Guardian sold

The parent company of Guardian EMS, which operates ambulance services in Fremont County, was sold this week to Air Medical Group Holdings.
Hoping to save on ...

SageWest reopens Riverton OB unit

SageWest Health Care announced it will re-open obstretrics services at the Riverton hospital, following a planning process that is expected to take ...

Tech school shapes program to veterans

LARAMIE (AP) -- When it comes to gear heads, WyoTech Laramie Campus director Caleb Perriton said military veterans are highly sought after in the automotive ...

College theater showcase features 6 original scripts

Ten different student directors are involved in creating the performances.

The Central Wyoming College theater department will present Showcase 2017 ...

Wyoming digest

Wyoming woman pleads guilty to theft from clients
GILLETTE (AP) -- The 30-year-old woman has pleaded guilty to stealing from the clients of a ...

Arrested man had 342 pounds of marijuana

(AP) -- A northern California man faces a federal drug charge after officers found more than 340 pounds of marijuana in a rental truck in northeastern ...

New Cowboy Cafe opens in Riverton

A third Cowboy Cafe will open on Riverton's Main Street this week after months of planning by owners Robert and Severine Murdoch.
The Murdochs bought Dubois's ...

State stock growing group seeks nominations for ranching award

The Wyoming Stock Growers Land Trust is seeking nominations for the2017 Kurt Bucholz Award.
The award was created in 2008, in memory of Kurt Bucholz, DVM, ...

State veterinarians conduct TB tests

Veterinarians from the Department of Agriculture are currently investigating and testing cattle that were potentially exposed to tuberculosis in South Dakota. ...

Commissioners oppose Lander bike lanes

Both Fremont County commissioners who represent Lander - Jennifer McCarty and Ray Price - said they oppose the city's idea to permanently add designated bike ...

 
 

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