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City planning new ordinance to regulate temp vendors

The City of Riverton is planning to regulate temporary merchants "so as to preserve the health, safety, and welfare of the citizens of Riverton," states a ...

Wyoming digest

Teen set to plead guilty in double murder
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- A 19-year-old Wyoming resdient is set to plead guilty to a double-murder on Montana's ...

Indian education mandates passes; tribal names in it

Reference to the Eastern Shoshone and Northern Arapaho tribes was restored Friday to a bill to incorporate American Indian education into public school ...

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Corrections

Friday's front page art should have identified an Ashgrove student displaying her Cat in the Hat costume ...

Man found dead Sunday; suspect fled to Cheyenne

A 56-year-old Riverton man was found dead in his home Sunday in the 900 block of West Park Avenue.
Authorities apprehended a suspect, 27-year-old Florin ...

Wyoming digest

Jackson dam water might flow early
JACKSON (AP) -- Water managers in northwest Wyoming are considering increasing the rate at which water is released ...

Interior boss says coal lease review high on agenda

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke on Friday promised a comprehensive review of the federal coal leasing program, even as President Donald Trump ...

Lander library screens Verdi classic

'La Traviata' is the Italian master's most performed work.

The Lander library will screen the Metropolitan Opera's production of "La Traviata" live ...

Steathly muscle cars join Highway Patrol fleet

The Wyoming Highway Patrol implemented a new pilot program utilizing "slick top" patrol cars in hopes of increasing highway safety across Wyoming. The five new ...

Miller plays provocateur in leadership role

While the Majority Leader in the Wyoming House of Representatives is tasked with clerical duties like determining the order in which bills are discussed, Rep. ...

Final bill orders $34.5 million in school cuts

Tough legislative session ended Friday

The Wyoming Legislature adjourned Friday night for the last time this session, but not before passing an ...

Court delists gray wolves in Wyoming

Depredations of livestock have increased five-fold in Wyoming since a lower court relisted the wolf in 2014.

A federal court has reversed an earlier ...

Winds featured in diabetes doc

Beyond Type 1, a global non-profit organization focusing on education, advocacy, and a cure for type 1 diabetes, has provided grant funding to assist in ...

Larsen bills find favor in Legislature

While two of his bills died as they neared the finish line, Rep. Lloyd Larsen, R-Lander, has been the primary sponsor on three bills that are set to become ...

New city 'app' aimed at bill paying, other services

Riverton residents will soon be able to pay their city utility bills by phone through the use of a new cell phone application.
The "My Riverton" mobile app ...

Riverton Museum opens exhibit on retro toys

The museum hopes the display gives insight into the history of youth leisure in Riverton.

The Riverton Museum has a new exhibit on display that ...

RMS student's design a finalist in Google contest nationwide

The art of a Riverton Middle School student may soon be seen by millions of people ...

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Births

CHAVES
A child was born to Shealynn Wells of Johnstown, Wyoming and Sherman James Chavez of Ethete at ...

Online K-12 school opens enrollment

Wyoming Connections Academy, a tuition-free online public school serving students in grades K-12 across Wyoming, is now enrolling students for the 2017-18 ...

Lander grad makes UNL Dean's List

Nathan Luchsinger of Lander has been named to the Deans' List at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for the fall semester of the 2016-17 academic ...

 
 

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