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FEMA authorizes funds to help fight Wyoming's Station Fire

DENVER -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help with ...

State senator questions legality of supplemental budget bill

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - A Wyoming lawmaker is questioning the legality of a bill that approved a nearly $200-million supplemental budget, saying the legislation ...

Officials say UW lab building could be complete by spring

The 100,000 square-foot, three-story building will house freshman- and sophomore-level math and science classes.

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) - University of ...

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Body of Wyoming man found in Lake Powell after six-day search
PAGE, Ariz. (AP) - Authorities say the body of a Wyoming man missing after he jumped from ...

1953 stained-glass window back in hands of congregation

The window was created when the museum housed the church, which relocated to its current address in 1961.

Riverton's United Methodist Church ...

Veterans ball set Saturday; could become annual event

Riverton's first Veterans Ball is planned for this Saturday, Oct. 17, at the Main Manhattan restaurant.
"We thought that it'd be good to put on something ...

WACCT outlines legislative priorities

Stable funding continues to be the No. 1 legislative goal for community colleges in state, according to a recent report from the Wyoming Association of ...

More than 50 cases confirmed of vesicular stomatitis virus

As of Tuesday, there were more than 50 confirmed and suspected cases of vesicular stomatitis virus in Fremont County, and so far 118 premises in nine Wyoming ...

An 18-year-old woman was taken to SageWest Health Care at Riverton for evaluation after being involved in a one-vehicle rollover at about 12:45 p.m. Tuesday in ...

Speedy trial at center of murder convict's Supreme Court appeal

CHEYENNE -- The state of Wyoming clearly violated a Cheyenne man's constitutional right to a speedy trial by allowing over 900 days to pass between his 2011 ...

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 ...

 
 

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