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Manning runs for 7th school board term

Carl Manning is running for his seventh term on the Fremont County District 25 Board of Trustees.
Manning, 67, currently holds the position of board chairman, ...

Fremont County digest

'A Night of Jazz' at CWC
The Central Wyoming College Music Department will present "A Night of Jazz" on Friday at 7 p.m. in the Robert A. Peck Arts ...

After more than a century, ancient inhabitants return

Gathered inside a tall, sturdy, wooden pen, 10 bison stood poised while a long-awaited release ...

Wind River program gets new director

Butch Parks has joined as Program Director for the Wind River Program, a land conservation program located in Dubois and focused on projects in Fremont County. ...

Local police and game managers spent two hours chasing a large bull moose around Riverton on Thursday afternoon.
It was the first moose that's wandered into ...

Schoening: Board cohesion useful in trying times

Nicole Schoening is running unopposed to keep her seat on the Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees.
She was appointed to represent Riverton-Shoshoni ...

Another fundraising project has eight days left in order to match a $10,000 offer.

Black Hills Corporation Foundation has granted $10,000 to assist ...

Overturf: Long education career in other locales

William H. (Hank) Overturf wants to put his experience and training in education to use as a member of the Fremont County School District 25 Board of ...

Over: Tuned in to communities in rural county

Ernie Over didn't expect to be unopposed when he filed early for the open Subdistrict 1 seat on the Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees.
He hopes he can ...

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Corrections


- Thursday's page 6 story "Central runners compete at regionals" should have listed Trenton Smith of ...

Jeffres: Everyone has a stake in local education

District 25 Board of Trustees incumbent Lynette C. Jeffres says she is running for re-election to continue giving back to the community.
Jeffres is one of ...

State fiscal crunch evident as sales taxes revenue plunges

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Wyoming has seen a larger one-year percentage decline in sales tax revenue during the current downturn in the state's energy industry than ...

The Riverton High School Dance Team earned more than $500 in its spaghetti dinner fundraiser Oct. 27 at the James H. Moore Career Center. Dance coach Natasha ...

With the help of his mother Stephanie Hines, Matthew Hernandez, 9, went door to door in the vicinity of his neighborhood and school -- Willow Creek Elementary ...

Man convicted in toddler death

GILLETTE (AP) -- A jury has found a Gillette man accused of killing his girlfriend's 2-year-old son guilty.
After five hours of deliberations on Wednesday the ...

Wyoming digest

Prison time for man who kicked officer
CHEYENNE (AP) -- A Cheyenne man with a long criminal background has been sentenced to three to five years in ...

Underwood: Key issues surround student success

Carlton Underwood has been thinking about student success at Central Wyoming College for a long time.
When he ran in 2012 for the Subdistrict 3 seat he ...

State parks accept bids for Boysen fishing guides

The Wyoming Division of State Parks, Historic Sites and Trails is accepting bids for up to three commercial fishing operations for Boysen State Park.
Sealed ...

State not liable in Archer girl's death, district judge rules

District Court Judge Norman Young ordered that the Wyoming Department of Transportation cannot be held legally responsible for the death of Sophia Archer, the ...

For the first time since the 1850s, wild bison now roam the prairies of central Fremont County. Ten animals relocated from a national wildlife refuge in Iowa ...

 
 

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