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Judge to dismiss rest of Archer lawsuit

District court judge Norman Young is set to dismiss the remainder of a lawsuit by the parents of Sophia Archer, the 7-year-old who was struck and killed by an ...

Four babies in two days: Local sisters give birth to twins

Over the course of two days this month, one local family gained four new members.
Viola Oldman, 26, of Arapahoe, had twin boys, Jaxson and Jace, on April ...

Lander man was stabbed multiple times at bonfire

A Lander man underwent surgery after being stabbed multiple times at a bonfire last weekend.
Lander police were dispatched at 12:24 a.m. April 15 to 860 Four ...

Coroner confirms name of man found dead in Lander

Officials are waiting on autopsy results to determine the cause of death for man found dead April 11 in a home in Lander.
Officers from the Lander Police ...

Department of Education seeks input on reservation

By Alejandra Silva
Staff Writer

The Wyoming Department of Education has scheduled several "listening sessions" on the Wind River Indian Reservation as ...

Monday presentation recalls the Holocaust

A presentation in Riverton is scheduled for Monday, April 24, in commemoration of Holocaust Remembrance Day.
Kurt and Shoshanah Schafli host the event at 7 ...

Today

Births


PARRILL
A child was born to Chelsi Parrill of Lander and Levi Parrill of Lander at 6:49 p.m. April 18 ...

Zube family donates van to Help for Health Hospice

The Help for Health Hospice home in Riverton accepted the donation of a 2017 Chrysler Town and Country van this week.
In memory of Art Zube, his wife, Doris ...

Toxicology shows teen died of alcohol poisoning

Toxicology reports show the death of a 14-year-old girl last month in Lander was due to alcohol poisoning.
Fremont County Coroner Mark Stratmoen said Millani ...

Some wildlife areas to stay closed longer

PINEDALE (AP) -- The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is delaying public access to some wildlife management areas around Pinedale this spring.
The agency says ...

WDH: County issue with mentally ill not normal

While meeting with Fremont County commissioners on Tuesday, Wyoming Department of Health director Tom Forslund suggested the county could use some ...

Wyoming digest

Man freed by DNA test sues Cheyenne
CHEYENNE (AP) -- A man exonerated after spending 23 years in prison for rape is suing the city of ...

Group working on upgrades to Veterans Memorial Park

A local committee is two weeks ahead of schedule for upgrades at the Veterans Memorial Park ...

Montana tourism campaign targeting visitors from Wyoming, nearby states

GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) -- Montana's summer tourism promotion invites would-be visitors to "Discover Your Montana Moment."
The campaign's goal is to raise ...

Restored

Wind River near Kinnear re-channeled after decades

Post-construction monitoring and
maintenance will
still be required.



The restoration ...

FreCo kids get trucking scholarships

Students from Fremont County are among the nine Wyoming high school and college students will benefit from the Wyoming Trucking Association's Scholarship ...

Pilgrim meeting held in Riverton

Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of Wyoming members will convene May 6 in Riverton for their annual meeting. Special Dignitaries will be Governor ...

Saturday 'March for Science' coincides with Earth Day

Nature Conservancy staff members will share information about working collaboratively with Wyoming ranchers, elected officials, government agencies and ...

Premeditation claim untested at hearing on hammer murder

Public defender Valerie Schoneberger, who's representing Florin Brandon Wyatt in his murder case, declined to argue Wednesday that there's not enough probable ...

Riverton man gets 65 years to life in prison for killing son

Paul Miller has been sentenced to 65 years to life imprisonment for the August killing of his 3-month-old son.
During the Wednesday sentencing, prosecuting ...

 
 

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