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Sunday's front-page story about flooding concerns in the LeClair Irrigation District should have said that ...

Yeates book tells of brain injury, recovery; reception Friday in Riverton

A Riverton woman who suffered a traumatic brain injury more than a decade ago has written a new book about her recovery process.
A book signing and author ...

One CWC replacement candidate ran for seat in '16 general election

One of the people who applied to fill the open seat on the Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees sought election to the board last November.
Walter Olson ...

Wyoming digest

Casper gunshot victim dies
CASPER (AP) -- Authorities say a man who was critically injured in a shooting at a residence in the northern part of Casper ...

Local officials praise ruling

Municipal and county government officials in Fremont County said the Tenth Circuit Court's decision that a 1905 Act of Congress did diminish the Wind River ...

School guns bill advances to floor debate

CHEYENNE (AP) -- A Senate committee has advanced a bill that would allow K-12 school personnel to carry concealed guns.
It'll be up to each school district ...

Missing skier OK

JACKSON (AP) -- A skier missing in Grand Teton National Park since Monday has been found alive.
Lt. Matt Carr of the Teton County Sheriff's Office said the ...

Court rules for state on reservation border

EPA decision on Riverton thrown out


The Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Wednesday that a 1905 Act of Congress did diminish the boundaries of ...

Elk refuge count expected to be high

The preferred population is about 5,000.

JACKSON (AP) -- There may be too many elk gathered at the National Elk Refuge in northwest ...

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Deaths

NEWCOMB / ROBERTSON
Forrest E. Newcomb, also known as Tony Robertson, 71, of Riverton, has not been ...

Phony service animal bill moves forward

The issue stems from people claiming their pet is a service animal in order to bring it into a place such as a restaurant, store or rental property that ...

A Big Horn Readi-Mix dump truck blew a tire at about 2 p.m. Monday afternoon while traveling south on Wyoming 789, two miles from the Boysen Reservoir ...

Council set to consider interim city administrator applications

Seven people submitted letters of interest for the Riverton interim city administrator position by the Thursday deadline.
The position is expected to last ...

The cause of both the fire and the woman's death are under investigation.

A 71-year-old Riverton woman was killed in a fire Monday afternoon at her ...

College to fill board vacancy Wednesday

The selected candidate will be administered the oath of office at the end of the meeting and will serve through November 2018, when the seat will be up for ...

Wyoming digest

UW planning for diversity officer
LARAMIE -- In an effort to increase and retain minority students and faculty, the University of Wyoming plans to hire ...

Miller's bill on creating NRC 'agreement state' passes; on to governor

The bill to make Wyoming a Nuclear Regulatory Commission "agreement state" has passed both the Senate and the House and will be presented to the governor for ...

Former Rep. John Wold dead at 100

CASPER (AP) -- Former U.S. Representative John Wold, who built a large energy company in Wyoming, has died. He was 100.
His family says Wold died Sunday night ...

Fort Washakie man sentenced for child abuse

A Fort Washakie man was sentenced this month for child abuse of his minor brother.
An indictment filed Nov. 16, charged that the monthe prior, Hank Smith, ...

'Old timers' share stories of Dubois at museum

The Dubois Museum hosted its annual "Old Timers Celebration" at the Headwaters Arts and Community Center this month. The event invited members of the ...

 
 

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