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Sprinklers at upgraded facility saved fleet damage

Firefighters were called to a fire Monday night at 701 East Sunset Drive night when a full-sized ...

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ORBELL
A daughter was born to Staci Orbell of North Huntingdon, Pennsylvania and Adam Orbell of North ...

City delays fiscal report as budget planning begins

Interim city administrator Courtney Bohlender said expenditures look like they will come in under projections for the fiscal year.

City of Riverton ...

Broadhead resigns as RPD chief; interim post to be filled

Riverton Police Department chief Mike Broadhead formally has submitted his official resignation to the city.
His last day will be April 1.
Broadhead has ...

Drunk driver hit house, killing woman and child

Three others were injured when the car slammed into the house Friday in Green River.

GREEN RIVER (AP) -- A Green River man is charged with two counts ...

Enrollment at CWC still lags despite past growth factors

The historical increase in community college enrollment as a result of high unemployment is not taking place during the current economic bust in ...

Former state House Speaker to UW board

LARAMIE (AP) -- Former Wyoming State House Speaker Kermit Brown will soon take a seat on the University of Wyoming Board of Trustees.
Gov. Matt Mead appointed ...

Wyoming digest

Body of missing reporter found
POWELL (AP) -- The Park County Sheriff's Office says a 61-year-old Powell Tribune reporter whose body was found over the ...

Ethete woman receives UW diversity award

Reinette Tendore of Ethete was named the recipient of the University of Wyoming's 2017 Willena Stanford Commitment to Diversity Award.
A second-year social ...

Water watchers seeing strong flood indicators as spring nears

Statewide, the snowpack across Wyoming this week is 132 percent above the median for this time of year.

Heavy snowfall so far this winter in parts ...

The installation of lights at the Tyler Ray Apodaca Skatepark this week was the last task needed to complete the park, which opened in August of 2015. ...

Robust February jobs report points to resilient U.S. economy

WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. employers added a robust 235,000 jobs in February and raised pay at a brisk pace -- signs that a resilient economy has given many ...

Meetings set for nat'l forest travel plans

The Shoshone National Forest will hold public meetings the week of March 20 to discuss the status of the travel management planning process.
During these ...

U.S. Attorney Crofts part of wholesale job resignations

CHEYENNE (AP) -- U.S. Attorney Christopher A. Crofts says he will resign his post as the lead federal attorney in the state.
Crofts is one of 46 U.S. attorneys ...

Fatal wreck after car flees police

LARAMIE-- A fatal crash near Laramie has resulted in the death of 22-year-old Casper resident Nathan Pieper.
The crash occurred Friday at 3:10 a.m. on the ...

The driver fled the scene but was apprehended quickly.

One man was injured -- and apparently taken into custody -- following an improbable vehicle ...

State to move funds away from bonds; tepid earners now

Hoping for better market performance, state treasurer Mark Gordon plans to move state funds away from the bonds this year.
Gordon said the Legislature put in ...

Wyoming digest

Court affirms Sen sentencing
SHERIDAN (AP) -- The Wyoming Supreme Court has upheld the sentence of a man who was 15 years old when he killed a Sheridan ...

Riverton played Worland Saturday night for the Class 3-A boys state basketball championship, recalling the night in 1983 when both the RHS boys and girls were ...

Wyoming digest

Law addresses firefighter benefits
CHEYENNE (AP) -- Gov. Matt Mead has signed into law a bill that ensures immediate access to worker's compensation for ...

 
 

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