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Man charged after DNA found on sandwich at burglary scene
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) -- A Cheyenne man is charged with three counts of burglary after police ...

Rock Springs mother sentenced

ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. (AP) -- A Rock Springs woman charged with murder in the death of her infant daughter has been sentenced to 30 to 50 years in prison.
The ...

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Yellowstone Lake has had another record year for lake trout removal after about 366,000 of the nonnative trout were netted and killed to ...

Libraries get interim director

In-state consultant agrees to assist county libraries until director found

Former Fremont County library director Jeannette Woodward has agreed to ...

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Births

BEARING
A daughter was born to Modesta Blackburn of Riverton and Andrew Bearing of Riverton at 11:40 a.m. ...

UW trustees hear change to tuition policy recommendation

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) -- Wrestling with more than $40 million in budget cuts, University of Wyoming administrators want more leeway in spending tuition funds that ...

The Central Wyoming College theater department's production of "The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds," tells the story of an introverted high ...

Wyoming digest

Wyoming Highway Patrol: Records may cost $1,800
CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming Highway Patrol records office is estimating that a public records request from ...

Addison gets two years for meth

The Riverton resident was arrested in Lander last fall for possession of 5 grams of methamphetamine.

Ashley Aloysius Addison Sr., 41, of Riverton, ...

Arson suspected in house fire with fatal shooting

A report from the State Department of Fire Prevention and Electrical Safety has revealed additional information about an arson incident involving a Lander man ...

Allen: Indian ed bill has decent chance to prevail

The new American Indian Education program, which was approved by the state's select committee on tribal relations last week, "has legs" to make it deep into ...

Wyoming digest

14-year-old dies in rollover crash
KAYCEE, Wyo. (AP) -- A 14-year-old girl has died after losing control of an SUV near Kaycee.
Wyoming Highway Patrol ...

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Corrections

- The cutline for the photo accompanying the story "Wolverines named to postseason rosters" on November 18 ...

States file methane challenge

Wyoming and Montana argue that the U.S. Bureau of Land Management lacks authority over air quality issues.

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) -- Wyoming and Montana ...

Second graders at Willow Creek Elementary School performed classic patriotic songs to show appreciation of United States military men and women in their ...

Coroner says Dubois death was a suicide, not murder

The Sheriff's office still considers the case open.

At first, it seemed like an obvious murder case, but Fremont County Coroner Mark Stratmoen has ...

New special agent in charge of FBI office covering Wyoming

Calvin Shivers has been serving as acting special agent in charge of the Denver division.
DENVER (AP) - The FBI in Denver has a new leader.
The ...

Tyndall says more cuts would be 'strangulation'

Tyndall supports proposition to use rainy day funds to offset reductions.

Central Wyoming College president Brad Tyndall hopes the state uses its ...

Firm blasts US curbs on mining

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- A representative of a company seeking to mine for gold near Yellowstone National Park says a halt on new mining claims in the area ...

The project is set to cost about $500,000.

The Volunteers of America organization plans to almost double the size of the Center of Hope in Riverton ...

 
 

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