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Scholarship dates set for tribal students

With the academic year winding down, the Northern Arapaho Tribe is encouraging students to start thinking ahead for the upcoming fall semester.
The tribe has ...

Fremont County digest

Two from county place at state spelling
Two Fremont County students placed in the top 15 during the Wyoming State Spelling Bee in Rock Springs. ...

For 25 years in the first half of the 20th century, Wyoming Tie and Timber Co. was one of Fremont County's best-known and most-colorful industries. Trees were ...

County holds payment on Title 25 billing

The county is responsible for paying for the first 72 hours of detainment, but hospitals are required to first collect costs from the patient or ...

New air service could aid business climate; NOLS won't commit

Key Lime Air plans to offer a $1,000 annual corporate membership package which will allow discounted ticket buys for 10 employees.

The deal between ...

Donizetti opera Saturday at Lander library

The broadcast begins at 11 a.m. in the Carnegie Room.

Lander Met Opera brings Donizetti's"Roberto Devereux"to the Carnegie Room of the Fremont ...

State rig count still flat as U.S. total sinks to new record low

The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. dropped by seven this week to 443, another all-time low amid depressed energy industry ...

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Births

SHINN
A son was born to Connor Candice Shinn of Riverton and James Nelson Imeson of Coquille, Oregon at ...

State Democratic caucuses Saturday

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Wyoming Democrats caucus Saturday in each of the state's 23 counties. Party leaders expect robust turnout because of the presidential contest ...

Senate president won't run for another term

CHEYENNE (AP) -- After 20 years in the Legislature, Wyoming Senate President Phil Nicholas made it official on Thursday that he won't seek re-election after ...

Wyoming digest

State petitions to remove Sublette sheriff
CHEYENNE (AP) -- The Wyoming Attorney General's Office has filed papers in court seeking to remove Sublette ...

City residents named to fill several board slots

Riverton's city council appointed new and returning citizens to the local planning commission, board of appeals and tree board Tuesday.
Serving an additional ...

Wyoming Catholic College president Kevin Roberts plans to step down from his post at the completion of the current academic year.
"Serving as president of ...

Shooting death investigated near Union Pass

Local law enforcement is investigating the death of a man found Thursday morning in the Union Pass area above Dubois.
Officials believe the man's death is ...

Rich Lobdell of High Plains Power instructed third-graders from Arapahoe Elementary on safety around power lines at the Central Wyoming College Ag Expo Friday ...

Pot 'edibles' hot interim topic for state legislators for legislators during interim work

The Wyoming Legislature this year tried with at least three bills to pass laws on possession of marijuana edibles.
Attempts included consideration what ...

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Corrections

- Wednesday's page 6 story "Lady Wolverines lose to Worland" should have said Natalie Lymburner and Cydney ...

Study: Pavillion fracking legacy threatens future water production

The deep aquifers in the Pavillion area likely have been contaminated as a result now-ended fracking, according to a report that Stanford University published ...

County's voting locations won't change

Consolidation was considered, but officials decided the primary election would be complicated enough with as many as 12 ballots already required at some ...

Arapaho eye Nebraska case as possible indicator in border dispute

The Northern Arapaho Tribe hopes the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals decides in favor of the tribes of the Wind River Indian Reservation on an ongoing boundary ...

 
 

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