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No change in recycling this year, board votes

Fremont County's solid waste board voted Monday to keep its recycling program in place despite the recommendation of its recycling subcommittee to end ...

Cheney top House fundraiser

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Liz Cheney continues to dominate fundraising among the nine Republican candidates for Wyoming's seat in the U.S. House, bringing in several ...

Skin cancer prevention awareness crucial in sunny Wyo, says WDH

Skin cancer is a common, significant concern for residents of sunny Wyoming.Morgan Powell, Integrated Cancer Services outreach coordinator with the Wyoming ...

Hillside burned during city's fireworks show

No one was injured after a hillside caught fire Saturday evening during the Riverton Rendezvous fireworks display.
Fire crews were on scene to monitor the ...

Wyoming digest

Past lawmaker Mader killed in accident
GILLETTE (AP) -- Former state lawmaker has died in a four-wheeler accident in Campbell County.
Sheriff Scott ...

State urges federal regulator to rethink mine bonding ruling

CHEYENNE (AP) -- A federal finding that two Wyoming coal mines aren't adequately bonded is political in nature as well as erroneous and unreasonable, a state ...

Expanded air training space luring different airplanes

It encompasses an greatly expanded training area over South Dakota, Montana and Wyoming.

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) -- The recent expansion of airspace ...

Candidate proposes mandatory military service

Mandatory military service for all young people would boost the armed forces and could help bridge the nation's political divisions, a former U.S. Marine ...

Risky passing causes wreck outside Hudson

No serious injuries were reported after a multi-vehicle incident at about 4:45 p.m. Thursday on Wyoming Highway 789 just east of Hudson. Officials said a ...

Restoration starts on Simpson Lake Lodge in Wind River Mountains

Volunteers began repairs Saturday using '20s technology.

Volunteers with the Denver-based nonprofit HistoriCorps will began restoring the historic ...

Sinks hosts fundraising run this week

Sinks Canyon State Park will host its third annual "Run Like A Bighorn" challenge Saturday, beginning at Sawmill Campground.
The annual race is a fundraiser ...

Fremont County digest

Transportation meeting held in Riverton
Riverton is one of five locations in northwest Wyoming hosting meetings with the Department of Transportation ...

'Hot Notes' moves to Lander for second show

Central Wyoming College presents their second concert in the 2016 Hot Notes, Cool Nights season Monday, this time at Lander City Park.
The series began last ...

Treat tenants equally, HUD agents tell Riverton landlords

Representatives from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development engaged Riverton residents in a discussion about rules of the Fair Housing Act. ...

Hottest spell of the year to start Monday, last all week

The hottest period of summer weather of the year arrives this week across the Wind River Basin.
National Weather Service forecasters are predicting a full ...

Last-minute bill saves $1M in fed funds for airport

Riverton Regional Airport will be allowed to keep more than $1 million in funding for the 2017 fiscal year from the Federal Aviation Administration, despite ...

In Tuesday vote, Eastern Shoshones can limit general council impact

After the Shoshone General Council voted in June to remove top officials at the Shoshone Rose Casino, the business council is hoping stop its tribal members ...

Part 2 of 2

Brad Tyndall takes over a week from Monday


Brad Tyndall wasn't planning to become president at Central Wyoming ...

Wyoming digest

Life term for fatal stabbing
LARAMIE (AP) -- A Laramie man convicted of a fatal stabbing has been sentenced to more than life in prison.
On Thursday ...

Superintendent likes state trend in PAWS scores

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Wyoming students generally scored better this year on statewide tests designed to measure their proficiency in math, science and reading, ...

 
 

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