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Col. John Butler retiring as head of Wyoming Highway Patrol

CHEYENNE -- The head of the Wyoming Highway Patrol is retiring.
The Wyoming Highway Patrol says Col. John Butler announced he will retire on June 1. He's been ...

Days Inn continues $1.4 million remodel

The renovation includes 17 added rooms and a new spa area and exercise room.

For about $1.4 million, the Days Inn in Riverton underwent a remodel ...

City council approves 31 liquor license renewal applications

The City of Riverton approved 31 liquor license renewal applications in February. The city is due to receive about $39,500 from application fees in addition to ...

Lander resident passes bar exam

CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming State Bar has announced that nine people have been recommended for admission to practice law in Wyoming.
Among the nine is Christine ...

Rey resigning from post as CWC director of human resources

After more than three years of service to Central Wyoming College, executive director of human resources Jennifer Rey announced her resignation April 15 "with ...

Sierra Club hires new conservation director

The Sierra Club Wyoming Chapter has selected veteran environmental advocate Lloyd Dorsey to be the chapter's new Wyoming conservation director.
"We are ...

City awards bid for fire hydrant replacement to Riverton company

The 2015 fire hydrant replacement project has been awarded to Viper Underground of Riverton.
The company was the lowest bidder with a price tag of about ...

Entrepreneur hoping to launch tourism business for reservation

Fort Washakie resident John Enos is in the process of obtaining a "step-on" license from the Tribal Employment Rights Office.

Fort Washakie ...

Group helping artists on rez with business goals

Artists from the Wind River Indian Reservation will have the opportunity to settle in a new venue to sell their products with the help of the Wyoming Women's ...

Center of Hope receives $10,000 from tribe, casino

The Northern Arapaho Tribe and Wind River Hotel and Casino have donated $10,000 to Volunteers of America, which operates the Center of Hope in Riverton.
"We ...

WHP lieutenant supervising county retires after 31 years

Wyoming Highway Patrol Lt. Tom Adams retired Friday after 31 years of service.
He began his career with the WHP on May 5, 1984, stationed in Farson. He was ...

Ranchers help market beef to Japanese buyers

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Two Wyoming ranch families are part of an advertising campaign to promote and increase the demand for American beef in Japan.
The U.S. Meat ...

Game bird man shutting down after 40 years

By Eric Blom
Staff Writer

After 40 years George Cassell, is shutting down his game bird farm 5 miles north of Riverton. Business has been slow.
"I haven't ...

CWC receives $15,000 in scholarship funding from Daniels Fund

The Daniels Fund has awarded $70,000 in Boundless Opportunity Scholarship funds to Casper College, Central Wyoming College and Laramie County Community ...

Music store matching musicians with microphones

On the last Saturday of every month, Mammoth Music is opening its stage to anyone willing to take the microphone.
Musicians and singers are invited to ...

Food bank closing temporarily; organizers seek volunteers

The Riverton Community Food Bank has closed due to health problems affecting one of its organizers.
Nancy Eckstein, who runs the bank with her husband, Lloyd ...

State OKs EOG flaring request

The state Board of Land Commissioners has approved a company's request to avoid paying royalties to the state on natural gas that the company has flared in the ...

DWS urges unemployment insurance claimants to file online

The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services Unemployment Insurance Division is encouraging individuals to file for unemployment insurance benefits online. ...

Devon Energy makes Fortune magazine's best workplace list

Devon Energy has been named to Fortune magazine's list of the "100 Best Companies to Work For," the eighth consecutive year the company has earned a spot on ...

Davey retiring after 20 years with CWC

A retiring employee was commended for her service in February during a meeting of the Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees.
Martha Davey will retire at ...

 
 

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