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Arriving clients must change their clothes and empty their pockets, and center staff discovered the gun during that process.

Staff found a gun ...

The one-pan dessert can accommodate an endless number of sweet combinations.

The sweet treat that is in the shape of a bar is omnipresent, omnificent ...

CWC equine center in quarantine after 'mild' case of stomatitis found

Two horses at the Central Wyoming College equine center have contracted the vesicular stomatitis virus, sending the facility into quarantine for at least two ...

City amends budget to pay for new security at City Hall

Riverton city staff has presented a budget amendment to the city council after finding expenditures that were unanticipated.
"This is unusual for us to come ...

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CWD discovered in elk
RAWLINS -- A contagious disease fatal to deer, elk and moose has been confirmed by Wyoming wildlife officials.
The Wyoming Game ...

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Births
DURAN
A daughter was born to Marsha Blackburn of Arapahoe and Quinn Duran of Arapahoe at 11:31 p.m. Sept. 1 at SageWest Health Care at ...

If that happened, ownership of the underlying land would be split by two private parties.

Fremont County commissioners are looking into giving up ...

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Births

BURT
A daughter was born to Taylor Whitt of Riverton and David Burt of Riverton at 7:16 p.m. Sept. 16 at SageWest Health Care at Riverton. ...

Health department seeing early flu cases

State officials say almost everyone should get a seasonal vaccine.

Following an unusually severe 2014-2015 influenza season, Wyoming Department of ...

WDH urges residents to clear out old unused meds

The Wyoming Department of Health is reminding residents that medications sometimes can be donated to help others.
"Clearing unused medications from our homes ...

White Buffalo Recovery Center moves into new, larger facility

The White Buffalo Recovery Center has begun offering its services at a new location, 24 Great Plains Road in Arapahoe, next to the building that was occupied ...

Fire near Casper burns houses; hundreds ordered to evacuate

No injuries were reported but at least 10 homes and several outbuildings were damaged.

CASPER (AP) -- A fast-moving grass fire that started at a ...

Hundreds of state workers relocated

Construction is expected to begin early next year on the Capitol Square Project.

CHEYENNE -- One of the biggest relocations of state workers in ...

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Man missing after cliff dive
PAGE, Ariz. (AP) -- Authorities continue to search for a Wyoming man who disappeared after he jumped from a 90-foot cliff ...

Judge favors NOLS in lawsuit

The case involved the death of a 20-year-old on a backpacking trip to India in 2011.

A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Lander-based ...

Central Wyoming College experienced a jump in enrollments during the first week of October despite a slight decrease in the full-time student headcount over ...

Man could serve 50 years for abusing two children

District Court Judge Norman E. Young has sentenced a 67-year-old Lander man on Oct. 1 25 to 50 years in prison for sexually abusing two children the defendant ...

Group urging city to make sports fields smoke-free

Members of an organized Riverton citizen group are asking that city-owned sports fields in town become smoke-free zones.
Kelly Rees with the Prevention ...

East Main Street through downtown Riverton had been torn up for nearly six months by mid-October 2004, and work on the city's massive street rebuild and ...

Man arrrested, charged with stabbing uncle in September incident on Wind River reservation

An Ethete man is facing assault charges for stabbing his uncle in the neck in September.
Federal prosecutors charged Emory Christian with assault with a ...

 
 

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