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Shoshoni school delayed; lack of construction manpower

A worker shortage is delaying the opening of the new Shoshoni school by two months.
Fremont County School District 24 originally was set to move into the $46 ...

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- On March 20, the page A-5 headline about a rate change request by Rocky Mountain Power should have said ...

State needs groups to provide nutritious meals

Sponsors are reimbursed a set amount per each meal served.

In an effort to combat hunger and poor nutrition, the Wyoming Department of Education is ...

Worker says park retaliated over asbestos claim

CHEYENNE (AP) -- A maintenance worker in Yellowstone National Park said a park concession company retaliated against him after he reported that he and five ...

Highest court says Wyoming shorted Montana on water twice, not 15 times

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- The U.S. Supreme Court weighed in Monday on a long-running water-rights fight between Wyoming and Montana, ruling that Wyoming shorted its ...

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Snowstorm heads toward Wyoming
CHEYENNE (AP) -- Much of Wyoming is under some kind of winter weather warning, watch or advisory as a spring snowstorm ...

Man running nude on Main arrested; said he used drugs

He was clothed in jail scrubs after being taken into custody.

A Riverton man was arrested Monday evening after he was seen running naked on Main ...

The annual Riverton Stars of Tomorrow contest was Saturday at the Robert A. Peck Arts ...

City on good fiscal footing in new year; no 'findings' revealed

A six-month audit showed no deficiencies in internal controls, with all departments operating under their approved budgets halfway through the fiscal ...

The Fremont County Commission voted unanimously Tuesday to approve a contract to lease its ground ambulance services to Guardian Flight for five years.
"With ...

Lander man wins $10K CWC raffle

More than 200 people gathered Thursday night for a chance to win $10,000 in a fundraiser hosted by the Central Wyoming College Booster Club and the CWC ...

Obamacare enrollment still rising in state; just one provider available

The number of Wyoming residents registered for subsidized health insurance under the federal Affordable Care Act continues to climb.
Wyoming Insurance ...

Panel to push for action on 'Wilderness Study Areas'

Fremont County needs local residents to serve on a committee that will assess the current designation of some federal lands.
Ultimately, the committee plans ...

One of early Riverton's impressive buildings was the original City Hall, erected during the post-World War I building boom that saw the establishment of the ...

No cutback in Honor Farm operation expected after 302-acre state land sale

Farm likely to get 108 more acres in April; searching for more

The Wyoming Honor Farm is not expected to scale down operations as the state prepares ...

New slap at nuke command: 14 investigated for drugs at Warren AFB

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Fourteen members of an Air Force unit responsible for guarding nuclear missiles in Wyoming, Colorado and Nebraska are under investigation for ...

Powwow schedule features events from May to September

Another colorful spring and summer of American Indian dancing on and around the Wind River Indian Reservation is scheduled this year through a series of ...

Speech and debate competitor Matthew Pickering of Green River High School, above, looked for his posted room assignment at the National Forensic League ...

Tech changes now in place at Arapahoe District 38

Fremont County School District 38, Arapahoe, has started to use Google Apps for Education - a digital learning platform that gives students and staff access to ...

Rocky Mountain Power rate decrease requested; could be approved by May

For the average customer using approximately 768 kilowatt hours per month, the proposal would reduce their annual electricity bill by $1.56.

Rocky ...

 
 

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