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College funding changes survive initial reading

A bill to change the funding model for community colleges in the state passed on first reading Thursday in the Wyoming House of Representatives.
No ...

Funding for WLRC project challenged in Legislature debate

CHEYENNE - Funding to renovate the Wyoming Life Resource Center in Lander and another state-run health care facility became vulnerable during a heated debate ...

The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality has asked the state to provide $300,000 for a study of Pavillion well water, which residents have long ...

Day at the Wyoming Legislature

Developments at the Wyoming Legislature
CHEYENNE (AP) -- Developments at the Wyoming Legislature on Feb. 17, the eighth day of the 2016 budget ...

Fremont County Commissioners are reworking portions of the proposed contract with a private service provider.

After hearing public comment, all ...

College targets 'best practices' in student progress issues

Central Wyoming College's vice president for academic affairs Brad Tyndall outlined several strategies for addressing retention, persistence and learning ...

City 'ombudsman' on duty

Juve stresses communication, education in new position

During her first weeks on the job as Riverton's first community relations ombudsman, Jane Juve ...

Renovation costs drop at WLRC, state hospital

CHEYENNE - Overhaul plans at the Wyoming Life Resource Center in Lander and Wyoming State Hospital in Evanston could cost less than originally estimated, ...

Wyoming digest

'Data trespass' bill debated
CHEYENNE (AP) -- The Wyoming Senate is wrestling with how to improve two state laws the Legislature enacted last year that ...

County Democratic chairman will seek House District 34 seat if employer permits it

Fremont County Democratic Party Chairman Ron Howard plans to challenge Republican incumbent Rita Campbell in Wyoming House District 34 during this year's ...

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Deaths

PORTWOOD
Anita M. Portwood, 95, of Riverton, died at her home on Monday, Feb. 15. A rosary will be ...

State funding for a community college outreach center in Jackson no longer is included in capital construction bills making their way through the Wyoming ...

It's Lent, which means it's time to renew your love affair with fish.
Yet eating the same old, same old for five weeks is going to get old pretty darn fast, ...

With additions, tribal license plate bill clears second House reading

CHEYENNE - Wyoming lawmakers pushing to create specialized tribal license plates have added a scholarship component to the bill.
Through House Bill 9, the ...

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Births
CUNNINGHAM
A son was born to Erin Cunningham of Riverton and Ron Cunningham of Riverton at 11:45 p.m. Feb. ...

Bison capture begins outside Yellowstone park boundary

GARDINER, Mont. (AP) -- Bison wandering outside the northern boundary of Yellowstone National Park can now be captured at the Stephens Creek facility.
The ...

Air service, downtowns among top economic issues, survey says

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The Wyoming Business Alliance has held meetings in the last year in each of the state's 23 counties to discuss economic development pertaining ...

Wyoming digest

2-year-old died of exposure
UPTOWN (AP) -- A toddler who went missing Saturday from the northwestern Wyoming town of Upton has died of hypothermia after ...

Riverton would be last school district in Fremont County to embrace 'pre-K' concept

Riverton's is the only school district in Fremont County that does not provide public pre-kindergarten education.
The district is considering a ...

Budget bill would cut funding for tribal liaisons; lawmakers start detail work in Cheyenne

CHEYENNE - The Wyoming Legislature has begun the daunting task of going through the state's budget for the next two years.
Members of the legislative Joint ...

 
 

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