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Marijuana ballot petition fails again
CHEYENNE (AP) -- A group working to legalize medical marijuana in Wyoming has failed a second time to gather ...

State approves WLRC reconstruction

The reconstruction of the Wyoming Life Resource Center is set for approval by Gov. Matt Mead after the Senate passed a funding bill for the Lander facility and ...

Case, other senators criticize ENDOW

Wyoming Sen. Cale Case, R-Lander, is opposed to an effort Senate President Eli Bebout, R-Riverton, sponsored this year in an effort to spur economic ...

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Births

SHAKESPEARE
A child was born to Charnele Jenkins of Riverton and Donavon Shakespeare of Browning, Montana at 1:49 a.m. February 10 at SageWest ...

BLM proposes oil, gas parcels for June lease

The Bureau of Land Management's Wyoming office has posted its proposed list of parcels for the quarterly competitive oil and gas lease sale scheduled for June ...

State to study uranium in Gas Hills

The Wyoming Geological Survey is set to do a detailed study of the uranium resources in Gas Hills.
The project will include a study of the sedimentary ...

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Births

SHAKESPEARE
A child was born to Charnele Jenkins of Riverton and Donavon Shakespeare of Browning, ...

Cleanup planned for oil-impacted locations around Shoshoni, Lysite

The Department of Environmental Quality Storage Tank Program is proposing remedial actions for petroleum-impacted sites in or near Shoshoni and Lysite. ...

Fencing for fun

With an epee - a sharp-pointed dueling sword - grasped tightly in his right hand, Riverton Middle School student Taylor Stevens charged towards Cole Broadhead ...

Storm and outage drained $5M from Teton economy

JACKSON (AP) -- Stormy winter weather downed 17 power poles near a Wyoming resort last week, causing the region's residents and visitors to abandon several ...

Feb. lease sale netted millions

In a good sign for the rebound of Wyoming's economy, the Bureau of Land Management generated $129.3 million for leasing rights on parcels offered at the BLM's ...

Riverton High School IDEAL students delivered Valentines to residents at Homestead Living Monday. This was the first of a series of monthly service projects ...

State House, Senate might kill each other's education cuts

Each chamber of the Wyoming Legislature is skeptical of the bill approved by the other.

Last week, Wyoming's House and Senate each passed separate ...

Commission planning 10 percent cuts to all budgets

Last spring, leaders of Fremont County government departments each were asked to submit a "bare bones budget" that included only funding needed to fulfill ...

Wyoming digest

Man arrested for shooting live rounds at show
CODY (AP) -- Police have arrested a man they say wounded three people by firing live rounds instead of ...

Flood danger remains for some Big Horn Basin communities

CHEYENNE (AP) -- A flood warning remains in effect for the Bighorn River between Worland and Greybull.
Kelly Ruiz of the Wyoming Homeland Security Office says ...

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Births


MOSS
A child was born to Candace Moss of Fort Washakie and Ronald D. Moss of Fort Washakie at 7:05 p.m. ...

Riverton inks new deal with Denver Air Connection

The Riverton City Council has renewed its contract with Denver Air Connection for another year, which will ensure the airline keeps serving Fremont County's ...

Both bison and motorists at risk because of deep snow in Grand Teton Park

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Unusually deep snow in Grand Teton National Park has made life dangerous for bison lumbering on the park's only plowed highway and for ...

Senate panel OKs 'campus carry' legislation

A Senate committee has endorsed two proposals that would allow people with concealed carry permits to carry weapons on Wyoming college campuses and to state ...

 
 

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