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Komen chapter in state to close
CHEYENNE (AP) -- The Wyoming affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure will be shutting down next year, but another ...

Air service task force eyes Colorado airline for Riverton Regional

Same carrier now serving Sheridan

The Fremont Air Service Task Force hopes to begin negotiations this quarter to bring a new airline, Denver Air ...

Seven griz moved from county, one in

Seven of the 51 grizzly bear capture events undertaken last year by the Wyoming Game and Fish Department took place in Fremont County, according to the ...

Feds want to settle lawsuit on coal mines

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Federal officials disclosed Thursday that they want to enter settlement talks with an environmental group that sued the government over ...

RPD thanks citizen for efforts during Sophia Archer incident last year

The Riverton Police Department presented Mike Parazoo with the "Citizen Appreciation Citation" on Tuesday for his efforts to stop Sophia and Lillian Archer ...

Allen says tight fiscal climate an opportunity to revisit priorities

Trying to balance a budget for the next biennium with a revenue shortfall is an opportunity to assess how Wyoming spends its money and reprioritize, said State ...

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Divorces

Divorces granted in Fremont County District Court:

- Karl James Fournier from Bobbi Jo Magill, wife's ...

College signs on with GISS system to promote 'student success'

Local community college trustees plan to participate in a statewide training seminar this year designed to help them promote student success and completion. ...

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Births

BEDDOES
A child was born to Jessica Beddoes of Lander and Centennial Beddoes of Lander at 9:52 a.m. Feb. ...

Young scientists

The hallways of the Jo Anne Youtz McFarland Health and Science Center at Central Wyoming College in Riverton were filled with students competing Tuesday in the ...

Public access to temporary capitol to be 'less than ideal'

Officials said the policy is the best they could do to uphold the public's First Amendment rights while also taking into account this is a private building ...

Driver in fatal wreck charged with vehicular homicide

Officials believe Shawn Pendleton was driving the pickup truck involved in the crash that killed Dana J. Trujillo, 38, of Riverton, on Friday.

The ...

City used $1.9M in 1 percent tax funds during '15: Tax up for renewal this year

2015 was a big year for road repairs.
The city's revenue from the optional 1 percent sales tax allowed Riverton to spend roughly $1.9 million on such repairs ...

Wyoming digest

Wind still causing travel hazards
CHEYENNE (AP) -- Travel remains difficult in many areas of Wyoming as strong winds blow around the snow that fell on ...

Miller: State must build diversified tax base in wake of new slump

This will be State Rep. David Miller's eighth budget session since being elected to the Wyoming Legislature in 2000, and the Riverton Republican said it's ...

Tribe requesting the return of 3 deceased Arapaho children

The Northern Arapaho Tribal Historic Preservation Office is aware of three Arapaho students who remain buried at the Army War College in Carlisle, Pa., after ...

Body found Jan. 28 identified as Jeffrey Charles Brown

Officials have confirmed the identity of the man found dead Jan. 28 south of Riverton on the Wind River Indian Reservation.
Jeffrey Charles Brown, 18, was ...

The biggest religious holidays in America, it has often been noted, are Christmas, Easter and the Super Bowl.
Nothing brings us together like Super Bowl ...

Convicted former county attorney seeks probation

Richard Bohling's legal team has argued that his prosecution was malicious.

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Scores of friends and relatives of former Albany County ...

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Low risk for Zika in state
CHEYENNE (AP) -- Wyoming health officials say that the state is not at risk for mosquitoes carrying the Zika virus, but they ...

 
 

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