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Wintry weather returning to Wyoming
JACKSON(AP) -- More extreme weather is forecast in Wyoming after two days of severe thunderstorms.
The National ...

Flood receding; RVID canal users have no water yet

The area emergency designation over the weekend due to record flooding in the Wind River Basin officially ended Sunday, but the impacts of the event will be ...

Riverton man to prison for child porn

Riverton man James Sandfer, 54, was sentenced to 46 months imprisonment last week for possession of child pornography.
State investigators discovered in ...

Ethete man receives 10 years imprisonment for raping teen

A 33-year-old Ethete man, Sherman Quiver, was sentenced to 10 years imprisonment last week for raping a teenager in August.
His victim first told a police ...

Mike Myers has defined the third millennium in the Central Wyoming College theater department.
He arrived in Riverton on Dec. 31, 1999, and his first day on ...

USFS weighs Loop Road opening

Significant snow at high elevations will remain for weeks....

Cooler temperatures slowed the advance of record-breaking floodwaters Saturday across Fremont County. Many areas remain inundated with water, and some ...

UW holds course on drought prep

Producers taking a free online rangeland drought planning course will exit with a drought plan tailored to their operations, and agency employees completing ...

County to host meetings on Indian education

The Wyoming Department of Education will conduct community input meetings onWyoming's Social Studies Content and Performance Standardsas they pertain to ...

Riverton students attend honor choir

This past weekend, six Riverton students attended the 22nd Annual Wyoming ACDA Children's Honor Choir with guest Conductor Fred Meads.
The students left ...

Curriculum planners for Indian ed effort given free hand by state officials

Part 2 of 2


As a new American Indian education bill begins to take effect across Wyoming, the Wyoming Department of Education is pledging no ...

FreCo women attend state DAR

Four Fremont County women recently attended the state conference for Daughters of the American Revolution in Casper.
The state society was organized in 1915, ...

Riverton boys attend government seminar

Three students from Riverton attended the American Legion's Wyoming Boys State, held each year in June.
The conference is a chance for high school juniors ...

Sara Wiles started shooting pictures of ordinary people in the 1970s. A quarter-century later, her career had brought her to Lander, her home base for a ...

'Chip sealing season' on many roads; be watchful

Wyoming Department of Transportationchipsealingcrews kicked off their summer work season this week with chip sealing north of Thermopolis and west of Ten ...

West Nile virus advisory in place across Wyoming

CHEYENNE -- West Nile virus remains a persistent, potentially serious threat for state residents during the summer months, according to the Wyoming Department ...

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Flood worries in other counties
(AP) -- Flood warnings have been posted for the rivers in Big Horn, Park, Sublette and Lincoln counties.
The U.S. ...

Both motorcyclists killed in recent accidents intoxicated, reports show

Killed in separate accidents on Memorial Day weekend were James E. Caples, 41, and Ronald W. Kruske, 54.


Toxicology results show both motorcyclists ...

Black bear tranquilized and moved

A black bear spotted Thursday near Deadman Gulch Road south of Lander was tranquilized and relocated.
It was the first bear sighting in the Lander area this ...

Residents along the Riverton Valley Irrigation Canal have been asked to prepare for potential evacuations this weekend as area waterways reach historic flood ...

 
 

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