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Court order sought to block Oct. 18 wild horse roundup

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Wild horse advocates are seeking a court order to block the U.S. Bureau of Land Management from staging a roundup in the checkerboard region of ...

A firearms training simulation at Central Wyoming College, used to train local law enforcement, hosted Wyoming Highway Patrol troopers for a training program ...

The public is invited to a chili feed, band exhibition and "R" burning Tuesday, and a parade Friday.


The public is invited to several coming events ...

As a very busy fire season winds down in Wyoming, the Kim Liebhauser, BLM district manager for the Wind River Basin, said the federal agency is thankful to ...

State OKs $41M in biz loans to 3 firms

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Top Wyoming elected officials on Thursday approved $41 million in economic development loans to three private businesses.
Gov. Matt Mead and ...

WSGS offers toolkits to teachers

The Wyoming State Geological Survey will once again mail complimentary toolkits to science classes across Wyoming in honor of Earth Science Week Oct. 9 to 15. ...

Fremont County digest

Conservation district open house
The Lower Wind River Conservation District is hosting an open house to discuss "What Have We Done For You Lately." ...

Bebout heads energy group

State Sen. Eli Bebout will serve as chairman of the Energy Council for the next year after being nominated for the post this month.
The interstate ...

One injured in carjacking

CHEYENNE (AP) -- A Cheyenne pharmacy employee has been injured after a carjacking and attempted robbery.
Cheyenne police say three men are believed to have ...

Wyoming digest

Prison repair recommended
RAWLINS (AP) -- The Wyoming Legislature's Task Force on State Penal Facilities has recommended that the Wyoming State ...

Coroner, college settle issue regarding remains used in class, TV show

Federal rules stipulate that public study of such remains is permitted only when needed to identify tribal affiliation, which had been determined prior to ...

New round of budget cuts? Mead hopes not

Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead says he's hopeful that state lawmakers won't have to make more substantial cuts to state spending when they convene early next ...

For once, more water than needed

LeClair District battled difficult irrigation year

It turns out more water isn't always good for local irrigators.
Despite starting out the growing ...

The rocks were donated by 2M Construction. They will remain as part of the permanent landscaping there.
The outdoor classroom concept is in its first full ...

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Births


DENKE
A daughter was born to Angela Denke of Pavillion and Richard Denke of Pavllion at 8:57 a.m. ...

Bowling, theater, retail, housing among ideas for Honor Farm plot

A lease agreement with the Wyoming Modelers Park Association for part of the property ends in October 2019, and the owners have agreed to help the modelers ...

Wyoming digest

Work planned on leaky gas pipeline
CHEYENNE (AP) -- A pipeline company plans to replace portions of a northeast Wyoming natural gas pipeline that has ...

Great Lakes rebounds, with more flights, larger airplane now offered

Boardings 1/10th what they were in 2013

The number of Riverton Regional Airport passengers Great Lakes Airlines currently serves is as low as ever, ...

Today

Births

MCLEOD
A daughter was born to Jessica Anna Wallowingbull of Fort Washakie and Percy Joe McLeod of Fort ...

Five-year sentence for man who harmed girlfriend, pet

Jarett David, 22, who faced multiple charges for the abuse of his girlfriend, will be sentenced to no more than five year in prison after taking a plea deal ...

 
 

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