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Prison systems fight opioids with high-priced injections

SHERIDAN, Ill. (AP) -- U.S. prisons are experimenting with a high-priced monthly injection that could help addicted inmates stay off opioids after they are ...

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Deaths

SHAKESPEARE
Laura M. Shakespeare, 80, of Arapahoe, died at her home on Sunday, November 13. A rosary ...

Mead says Trump election bodes well for Wyoming

The Wyoming governor voted for Trump and expects to communicate soon with the president-elect's team about energy issues.

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) -- ...

The tool can be downloaded for free from the Apple Store.

A new application for smart phones and tablets translates words from English to Arapaho. ...

Traffic delays of up to 15 minutes are continuing on Wyoming 789 throughWindRiverCanyonas scaling of rocks, cleaning culverts, reshaping ditches and other ...

Fremont County digest

Ranching film screened at Lander library/b>
The Lander library will show 20 minutes of the Wyoming PBS documentary "The Drift" this week, followed by a ...

Riverton community members were lining up outside St. Margaret's Gymnasium at least 30 minutes before the doors opened at this year's Kiwanis Coats for Folks ...

Election night return parties are a long-standing Ranger tradition. The newspaper's staff, candidates and community members have gathered in The Ranger ...

PBS documentary follows ascent up Gannett Peak

"Highpointers," the first full-length documentary about the little-known sport of 'highpointing' will be featured on Wyoming PBS Tuesday at 7 p.m. The ...

Arch coal requests teacher recognitions

Arch Coal has kicked off its signature Teacher Achievement Awards Program. Now entering its 17th year, it is the longest-running, privately sponsored teacher ...

UW hosts 'citizen science' conference in Lander

The University of Wyoming Biodiversity Institute will host the first Wyoming Citizen Science Conference and associated workshops from Dec. 1-3 in ...

The Lander Pioneer Museum and the Lander Kiwanis both benefited from the most recent"Guns, Boots and Brands" fundraiser.
Mease, a local craftsman and artist ...

DEQ finalizes study on fracking effects outside of Pavillion

The agency was charged with examining water safety six miles east of the small town.

The Department of Environmental Quality finalized its study on ...

Three small-town races contested

Two of three write-in candidates win election

Contested races emerged this year in three of four small-town council races in Fremont County.
In ...

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Births

HEADLEY
A son was born to Ruby McClain of Riverton and Cody Headley of Riverton at 11:03 a.m. November 8 ...

Montana will talk to tribes before cops go to protests

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- Montana Gov. Steve Bullock said Thursday that he will consult with the state's Native American leaders before fulfilling any future ...

Liz Cheney begins her transition

CHEYENNE (TNS) - With only about two months until the next Congress convenes, Republican Rep.-elect Liz Cheney is already starting her transition to the U.S. ...

Mead plan should help economy

It's called the ENDOW Initiative, or Economically Needed Diversity Options for Wyoming.

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) -- Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead is undertaking ...

Wyoming digest

State board to certify election results
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) -- The Wyoming State Canvassing Board will convene next Wednesday in Cheyenne to review the ...

Body found in Wind River

A local resident found a dead body Thursday in the vicinity of the Wind River near South 3rd Street.
As police waited for staging of the body's removal in ...

 
 

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