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No one was injured and no structures were damaged in a four-acre grass fire that was reported at about 11:30 a.m. Monday in the 400 block of Rendezvous Road. ...

Wyoming digest

Sandbags deployed in Saratoga
SARATOGA (AP) -- Residents aided by troops from the Wyoming National Guard and others have filled and placed thousands of ...

The road, officially called FSR300, is closed until further notice due to snowy conditions. The road sometimes is able to be opened by Memorial Day, but ...

Tribes to mediate JBC dispute

The Northern Arapaho and Eastern Shoshone business councils will enter mediation in June in attempt to resolve the legal dispute over the Joint Business ...

CWC personnel layoffs governed by established policy, college leaders say

Administrators at Central Wyoming College only can initiate reductions in force after receiving approval from the CWC Board of Trustees.
Trustees do not have ...

Population down across county; most spots still top 2010 census

Every area of Fremont County has experienced annual population declines since at least 2013.
The county overall, and most of its towns, still had more people ...

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The sub headline in Thursday's C-1 story "RHS boys third at 4-A West soccer" should have said Riverton ...

Average health premium in state fell last year

Published reports speculating on rate increases did not take discounting factors into consideration.

A new report from the U.S. Department of Health ...

Wyoming digest

Woman killed in Yellowstone named
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (AP) -- The National Park Service has released the name of the Texas woman who died last ...

McGinity retires, makes way for new president Laurie Nichols at university

LARAMIE (AP) -- Laurie Nichols took the position of University of Wyoming president last week, allowing Dick McGinity to step back from his leadership position ...

Valdez now a finalist for Kentucky job

Central Wyoming College president Cris Valdez is one of three finalists for the top spot at Gateway Community and Technical College in Kentucky.
He will be ...

City to take over senior center bills

The city of Riverton and Riverton Senior Citizens Center came to an agreement on who would be responsible for the utilities of the city-owned building at 303 ...

Clifford not filing to keep slot on county commission

Fremont County Commissioner Andrea Clifford announced Monday that she will not file for election to retain her seat.
With three full days until Wyoming's ...

RHS graduation was Sunday afternoon in Wolverine Gym. Among the 10 valedictorians at Riverton High School honored Sunday were, from left, Kathryn Hazlewood, ...

Wyoming Indian High School seniors graduated Sunday. Above, Ula Tyler gave the invocation at the start of the ...

Shoshoni High School's class of 2016, right, assembled Sunday afternoon for what is expected to be the last time in the Wrangler gymnasium for
commencement. ...

Arapahoe Charter High School staged the first of the weekend's graduation ceremonies Friday evening. Seven seniors comprised the class of 2016. They heard from ...

Flood destroyed four homes, with 200-plus damaged

Variety of aid sources available

As Fremont County stands watch for a new round of flooding, impact from the flood earlier this month is being ...

'Preclipse' group hears plans, opportunities for solar spectacle

Planners say as many as 10,000 visitors could flock to Fremont County, one of the best places in the nation to see the eclipse for its longest period of ...

Updated: Cutbacks at CWC result in 40 jobs eliminated or changed

An earlier version of this article cut off a portion of the story. Here is the article in full:


The personnel changes ...

 
 

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