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Hudson woman died Saturday in two-vehicle crash

A 19-year old Hudson resident died in a two-vehicle crash at about 4 p.m. Saturday near mile post 11 on Wyoming State Highway 487 approximately 11 miles north ...

Lander attorney says BIA court disregards rights of prisoners

When one prisoner was arraigned Monday before the Bureau of Indian Affairs' new court in Fort Washakie, judge Kimberly Craven announced the man was being ...

WIC offices close for holidays

The following are the hours for the month of December Northern Arapaho Tribe Women, Infants and Children office.
The office will be closed Friday, Dec. 23, ...

Health department offers support to Wyoming home caregivers

Many Wyoming residents who can be described as "caregivers" for family members or friends may not recognize their role or realize support is available to help ...

Wyoming digest

Montana woman on VA team
WASHINGTON, D.C. (TNS) - Lolita Zinke, wife of U.S. Rep. Ryan Zinke, R-Montana, on Tuesday was appointed to President-elect ...

Capitol Christmas tree came from Idaho's Payette National Forest

The 84-year-old Engelmann spruce stands 80 feet tall and will be lit Dec. 6.

WASHINGTON (TNS) - Talk about a guy who knows how to parallel park.
On ...

Time to check Medicare health, drug plans

Medicare's open enrollment period runs until Dec. 7.

Now's the time for Wyoming residents with Medicare to check their health and drug coverage for ...

FreCo has one of Wyoming's highest STD infection rates

Fremont County is one of six counties to have the highest infection rates of sexually transmitted diseases in 2015.
According to a press release from the ...

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Corrections

- Sunday's page 1 article "Three killed in two-car wreck on reservation No IDs yet from coroner's office" ...

Jackson ski resorts set for opening Thursday

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) -- Jackson Hole Mountain Resort and Grand Targhee Resort in northwest Wyoming will open for the season on Thursday.
The announcements follow ...

More than 275 Arapahoe Elementary students gathered Friday, Oct. 7, in Jackson for the WILD Science Festival, an immersion eduction program that teaches ...

UW looking at replacing residence halls

LARAMIE (AP) -- University of Wyoming officials say they are considering rebuilding some residence halls to offer more attractive amenities to prospective ...

With the OPEC oil embargo and President Jimmy Carter's austerity measures fresh in the minds of all Americans, a local utility company took up the cause 30 ...

Five Lander locals named to governor's outdoor rec task force

Wyoming State Parks and Cultural Resources Director Darin Westby has named 29 people as members of his Outdoor Recreation Task Force.
"The Wyoming Department ...

DEQ to host public meeting on Pavillion area water

OnThursday, Dec. 8, the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) and the Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (WOGCC) will host a public ...

Christian Food Storehouse distributed 170 baskets Wednesday in its annual Thanksgiving Basket Giveaway at the food pantry located at 219 N. Third Street East ...

UW Extension offers beef classes

A hands-on school teaching beef artificial insemination techniques and management strategies is this December in Riverton offered by the University of Wyoming ...

Low-income childhood obesity on decline in Wyoming

LARAMIE (AP) -- New data show a declining rate of childhood obesity among low-income families in Wyoming.
Wyoming now has the nation's third-lowest childhood ...

Second annual UW giving day is Tuesday, Nov. 29

Tuesday, Nov. 29, is Giving Tuesday, and the University of Wyoming honors this tradition with its second annual UW Giving Day.
Giving Tuesday, the first ...

Uber seeking entree to Wyoming; panel of state lawmakers hears pitch

State Sen. Cale Case, R-Lander, serves on the committee considering the ride-sharing company's proposition.

Ride-sharing service Uber is seeking to ...

 
 

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