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No changes in CWC security measures from Oregon shooting

The fatal shooting that took place this month at a community college in Oregon will not impact the security system in place at Central Wyoming College, school ...

Wyoming has unveiled its new design for state license plates, which will be issued to drivers beginning next year, and the background features scenery from ...

Additions to WLRC could be in place within 4 years

CHEYENNE - A new intermediate care facility, skilled nursing building and other additions at Wyoming Life Recourse Center could be completed as early as May ...

Council stops short of rule on smoke-free sports fields

The Riverton City Council approved a resolution Tuesday allowing athletic organizations in Riverton to make their own rules for the facilities they use, ...

Driver who 'huffed' air duster charged in wreck that injured man

A Riverton man is facing 20 years in prison for charges that he got high on air duster and caused a head-on collision that injured another man.
Defendant ...

Today

Corrections

The quotation highlighted in Wednesday's page- one story "'Splash pad' group going forward; city to assist the effort" should have been ...

Don't panic over WINhealth shutdown, says insurance boss; 'orderly' transition promised

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Wyoming's second-largest health insurance company, which went all in with the new federal health care program, is closing down, forcing about ...

Digest

Worker hurt in fire at Sinclair refinery
SINCLAIR (AP) -- Investigators are looking for the cause of a flash fire at a Carbon County refinery after a ...

Horse death in county was due to stomatitis

The Wyoming Livestock Board reported there has been one horse death recently in Fremont County related to vesicular stomatitis virus.
Further details on the ...

Alleged assailant at Honor Farm bound over

The case of a Wyoming Honor Farm counselor charged with sexually assaulting an inmate has been bound over to Lander District Court on Oct. 14 after the ...

Craig Tolman of Riverton has been chosen to fill the vacant seat on the Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees.
He was selected Wednesday evening after an ...

Accomplice involved in armed hold-up

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he Enchanted Entertainers performed the children's Halloween play "Wake the Dead," written by Schamp, and inspired by the picture book of the same title by ...

Lummis says leadership, not name, most important to her as House quagmire continues

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Wyoming's lone congresswoman, Cynthia Lummis, said she's more concerned about the leadership style of whoever will be the next House speaker ...

Wyoming digest

Man sentenced in arson case
RAWLINS (AP) -- A Cheyenne man has been sentenced to four to nine years in prison for his part in an arson-for-hire ...

An event to clean up electronic waste was so successful the Fremont County Solid Waste Disposal District has decided to start accepting the material for free ...

Robbery suspect who wore bikini top arrested

Police have located the 16-year-old girl suspected of robbing a local convenience store at gunpoint early Monday.
No one was injured in the incident, which ...

Parole/probation visit sparks marijuana charges for pair

Two men face up to 20 years in prison each for possessing and trying to sell about 2 ounces of marijuana.
Their cases were bound over to District Court on ...

A Central Wyoming College student was arrested Tuesday after his pickup truck caught fire on campus in Riverton.
No one was injured in the blaze, which is ...

'Splash pad' group going forward; city to assist the effort

The City of Riverton agreed Tuesday to be the fiscal agent for a newly formed organization called the Riverton Wyoming Splash Pad Group.
The group plans to ...

 
 

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