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Plane crash in Idaho kills four; two were former Lander residents

An airplane crash in a remote area of central Idaho on April 10 took the lives of three employees of a Lander-based business.
All three worked for Creative ...

New search planned for three Uden bodies in deep lake

The whereabouts of the three is among the few unresolved questions in one of Fremont County's most notorious crimes.

Investigators once again are ...

A major review of core habitat areas is taking place ahead of a federal decision on listing the fowl as endangered

A review this year of sage grouse ...

Three finalists named in CWC search for new academic dean

Three finalists have been selected in the search to replace Jason Wood, former executive vice president for student and academic services at Central Wyoming ...

Today

Births
ROSENTHAL
A son was born to Cathy (Cooper) and Shane Rosenthal of Buffalo at 4:20 p.m. March 5 at Sheridan Memorial Hospital in Sheridan. The ...

Court skeptical of challenge to Obama's climate change plan

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Two out of three judges on a federal appeals court panel are expressing doubts about a legal challenge to the Obama administration's ...

Yellowstone's oldest hotel gets landmark designation

The Lake Yellowstone Hotel was added to the national roster Thursday.

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- The oldest hotel in Yellowstone National Park has been ...

Digest

Storm brought foot of snow
AP -- The National Weather Service has posted a winter storm warning for a small part of southeast Wyoming, including the city of ...

New fee structure could net $70,000 for Teton

The changes would take effect in 2016.

JACKSON (AP) -- Grand Teton National Park managers say proposed changes to various fees charged to private ...

After several attempts at finding hidden Ranger treasure items over the years, Selena Fox finally accomplished her goal when came across egg No. 2 in fourth ...

Riverton will move to regulate bare-knuckle fights via city ordinance

Riverton city staff plan to draft an ordinance to regulate bare-knuckle fighting in the city.
The Riverton City Council agreed Tuesday night during a work ...

The snow generated .88 inch of precipitation Wednesday, breaking the previous record of .68 inch set in 1924

Wednesday's storm caused a healthy jump ...

County still eyeing office moves once justice center opens in June

The public will likely get a first look inside the new Riverton justice center on June 19.
Fremont County Commissioners are aiming to hold a public dedication ...

Car burglary suspect says 'not guilty;' second plea in different case

Two men pleaded not guilty to multiple charges in unrelated cases in Lander District Court on April 8.
Jeramie Vanzane Lewis, of Riverton, pleaded not guilty ...

Setback rule for wells ups requirement to 500 feet

The Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission has approved increasing the "setback" distance between oil and gas equipment and occupied structures to 500 ...

Mid-Valley favored bidder on Willow Creek school

The Fremont County School District 25 Board of Trustees voted in favor of a contract with Mid-Valley General Contractors on Tuesday for the new Willow Creek ...

Digest

Casper College names new president
CASPER -- The Casper College Board of Trustees has selected Darren Divine as the school's new president.
Divine is ...

Storm to deposit several inches of snow in basin

The spring storm blowing through the Wind River Basin on Wednesday is expected to bring up to 7 inches of precipitation to the Riverton area, with as many as ...

Air space training expansion could start by September

PIERRE, S.D. -- Federal officials are completing the final work required on a newly approved aerial training area over the northern plains, and military bombers ...

The joy of brown bread

For as long as I can remember, my favorite bread, the bread that I still crave above all breads, has come in a can.
It's called brown bread, or outside of ...

 
 

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