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Another tourist hurt by bison
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK -- For the second time in three weeks, a bison seriously injured a tourist in Yellowstone ...

Plan approved for $300M Capitol renovation; major offices to stay in rotunda

CHEYENNE -- Gov. Matt Mead and top Wyoming lawmakers voted Tuesday to approve a plan reallocating office space in the state Capitol -- a key step in a massive ...

Burns man guilty of murder for shooting wife last year

CHEYENNE -- A Burns man has been found guilty of murder for shooting his wife in the face last summer.
Ronald Zimmerman, 61, now is facing 20 years to life in ...

Fremont County School District 25 is adopting the Google Apps for Education platform.

Fremont County School District 25 is moving away from ...

Explore the varieties of the spice with Cornish game hen and Indian dishes.

Up until a couple of centuries ago, the only people who could afford ...

District 25 personnel moves approved

Personnel changes for the 2015-2016 school term have been finalized by Fremont County School District 25 in Riverton.
Contracts were offered to Mary Phifer ...

Man facing a misdemeanor in Kinnear incident involving gun

A scheduling conference takes place July 29 for a Kinnear man arrested last week allegedly for firing his shotgun into the air while intoxicated.
No one was ...

Job Corps boss says applicant pool strong

The new director of the Wind River Job Corps Center in Riverton anticipates opening the facility to students by the middle of July.
Until then, Julie Gassner ...

Arizona man extradited to face charges in fatal 2014 wreck

David Hoyt, 54, of Apache Junction, Ariz., has been arrested on a Fremont County warrant for homicide by vehicle related to a fatal accident in January 2014 on ...

Man tried to kill wife with hatchet, charged with murder attempt

A Kinnear man has been charged with attempted first-degree murder for an alleged hatchet attack on his wife Thursday evening at her home in the 100 block of ...

Reservation health equity conference approaching

The seminars aim to increase collaboration among local, state, tribal and federal health organizations.

A conference to address health inequities on ...

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Rules would target older drivers
CHEYENNE -- Wyoming legislators are looking at drafting tighter regulations for licensing elderly drivers in the ...

Feds say chronic complainant on paperwork guilty of same

CHEYENNE -- A federal agency says a Colorado oilman, known for filing scores of lawsuits against energy companies claiming they underreported natural gas ...

Tourists stranded when storms down many trees

MOOSE -- A gusty thunderstorm toppled hundreds of trees and stranded dozens of tourists for several hours on roads and elsewhere in Grand Teton National ...

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Births
HERNANDEZ YNOSTROSA
A child was born to Natasha R. Ynostrosa of Lander and Cory J. Whitetail of Lander at 4 a.m. May 17 at SageWest Health Care ...

2015 Students of the Year

Keegan Her Many Horses
Wyoming Indian High School
This year's Student of the Year from Wyoming Indian High School is headed to Black Hills ...

Staff at Riverton schools craft district-wide math curriculum

Students attending Riverton schools soon will be using a new math curriculum.
Fremont County School District 25 assistant superintendent JoAnne Flanagan said ...

The way it was: Service station fire -- 1955

Sirens blared over Riverton 60 years ago Sunday after a fire broke out at the Porter-Hirz Pontiac dealership and service station. Workers were using a cutting ...

State intervenes on U.S. government's side in Grand Teton grizzly suit

CHEYENNE -- The state of Wyoming is intervening on the side of the federal government in a lawsuit over the number of grizzly bears that elk hunters in Grand ...

Wyoming Conservation Corps to work in county

The University of Wyoming students will develop leadership and outdoor skills while helping on 18 projects around the state.

Projects ranging from ...

 
 

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