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Follow good procedures in private burials, planner urges

Fremont County Planner Steve Baumann is urging Fremont County residents to formally file with his office before burying bodies on private land.
The county ...

Colorado team takes One Shot trophy

Gov. Matt Mead scored for the Wyoming team in Saturday's annual even in Lander

Gov. Matt Mead might have taken down an antelope in 10 minutes ...

Drop-off recycling to end in Riverton

After a unanimous vote by the city council Tuesday, there will no longer be any neighborhood recycling drop-off sites in Riverton starting Nov. 1.
Community ...

State takes wolf case to court Friday; seeks to regain management

The future of Wyoming wolf management rides on a federal court hearing set for Friday in Washington, D.C.
The hearing before a three-judge panel at the U.S. ...

Casper DJ killed in motorcycle wreck

LEWISTOWN, Montana (AP) -- A Wyoming radio DJ has died after a two-motorcycle crash in central Montana.
Brian Scott died Sunday near Lewistown, Montana, as he ...

Teen shot to death in Cheyenne; search is on for second youth

A 19-year-old male was shot to death at a Cheyenne home over the weekend, and Laramie County officials are trying to find an 18-year-old who might know ...

Cheney, Greene and others set one debate

The Democratic nominee has suggested five debates in different places to give residents across the state more opportunities to attend.

CHEYENNE (AP) ...

Wyoming digest

Lower nighttime speed limits tested
JACKSON (AP) -- Wyoming transportation officials are going to test lower nighttime speed limits on some highways in ...

Fight outside bar leads to airlift, arrest

A fight outside a bar in Riverton necessitated an airlift to Denver for the victim Monday night.
Blaine Hughes, a 34-year-old Riverton man was arrested for ...

Local government funding shortage, new wage requirements, and poor consumer behavior all contribute to likely cutbacks

One by one, plastic containers ...

Job Corps graduating second class Friday; enrollment flattening

Leaders at the Wind River Job Corps originally had hoped the center would fill its capacity of 300 students by March.
After enrollment was brought above 200 ...

Tribal elections this fall; dates for primary and general votes different for each tribe

First up was Tuesday's Shoshone Business Council primary vote.

A list of 20 candidates for three seats on the Shoshone Business Council will be ...

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Deaths


ADDISON
Eileen Sharon Groesbeck Addison, 67, died on September 14 at her home in Riverton, surrounded ...

Robot gives underwater looks at Yellowstone Lake

JACKSON (AP) -- Ocean explorer Dave Lovalvo's underwater robot Yogi, custom made to probe the depths of Yellowstone Lake, gives him a fancy new tool to find ...

Wyoming digest

Gordon wants court to hear capitol lawsuit
CHEYENNE (AP) -- The Wyoming State Treasurer wants the state supreme court to hear his claim that lawmakers ...

Chronic wasting disease, a fatal disease caused by prions that impacts deer, elk, and moose has been documented across much of the state.
According to the ...

Road construction starts near Boysen

A road construction project set to begin Wednesday will result in minor delays and detours on Tough Creek Road in Boysen State Park through mid-November.
The ...

New bear boxes installed near Lander, Dubois

Over the past two summers, the Shoshone National Forest has placed an additional 60 new bear boxes in developed recreation sites throughout the Washakie Ranger ...

20 candidates file for SBC; primary election Sept. 20

A list of 20 candidates for three seats on the Shoshone Business Council will be downsized to the top six vote-getters after the primary election takes place ...

Twenty wild horses were sold at the prison farm's second auction of the year.

The Bureau of Land Management wrapped up its 2016 Wyoming wild horse ...

 
 

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