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The CNC router is capable of making furniture and models for building houses.

The Maker Space 307 lab in Fort Washakie is closer to getting a CNC ...

Community Entry Services recognized for recycling efforts

Community Entry Services has been named the 2015 Wyoming Recycler of the Year from the Wyoming Solid Waste & Recycling Association.
CES clients are ...

Twenty-five county students enroll in online public school

Enrollment continues at the Wyoming Connections Academy as the 2015-2016 online school year begins. So far, 25 students from Fremont County have enrolled in ...

CWC looking to end enrollment slide; 2,170 is goal

Enrollment totals at Central Wyoming College have fallen each year since 2010, prompting administrators to set their sights on maintaining the size of the ...

Art classes, shows open Sunday in Dubois

More than 100 career artists and art industry professionals will travel from around the country for the 14th Annual Susan Kathleen Black Foundation ...

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Korell named district judge
CHEYENNE -- Gov. Matt Mead has selected Patrick Korell as district judge in Wyoming's Eighth Judicial District, serving ...

This was a familiar sight from Lander to Shoshoni in 1991. The Chicago and North Western railroad tracks were being removed.
In the 1980s, with truck freight ...

Disease prompts warnings for hunters

Wyoming is experiencing a large and deadly surge this year in cases of tularemia, or "rabbit fever."
The disease, carried by rabbits, squirrels, other ...

Two charged with larceny after snow machine thefts

Jeremy Harding, 34, of Riverton, and Toshina Oldman, 23, of Hudson, both were arrested without incident on three counts each of felony larceny early Aug. 25 ...

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Births
HEADLEY
A son was born to Dawn Headley of Riverton at 4:27 p.m. Aug. 24 at SageWest Health Care at Riverton. The baby weighed 7 pounds, 2 ...

Moccasin Lake Challenge run set for Saturday

This year's Moccasin Lake Challenge run is set to take place Saturday in Fort Washakie. Runners and walkers should meet at Rocky Mountain Hall beginning at 6 ...

Fall wild horse adoption Sept. 11

The Bureau of Land Management and the Wyoming Honor Farm will host a wild horse and burro adoption and gentling clinic Sept. 11 to Sept. 12 in Riverton. The ...

Oil production drop noted in Laramie County

CHEYENNE -- Oil production in Laramie County continues to drop after record-high figures in December.
The latest data from the Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation ...

Digest

Truck damages I-90 bridge
GILLETTE -- A Wyoming transportation official says it will take a year to fully repair an Interstate 90 bridge over South ...

Grizzly trapping to begin Tuesday

JACKSON -- Officials at Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks are continuing to keep track of grizzly bear populations in the parks with routine trapping ...

Obamacare outreach funding in place for three more years

The idea is that by the time funding does run out for ACA outreach efforts, public understanding of the insurance marketplace should be established common ...

An appreciative crowd honored the first 10 inductees to the Riverton High School Hall of Fame in ceremonies Saturday at RHS.
A dinner crowd of about 200, plus ...

Loud storm caused fire calls, brief power bump

A quick, loud storm that blew through Riverton overnight generated just enough thunder and lightning to cause problems for firefighters early Friday.
Crews ...

Bus drive-bys investigated; 'zero tolerance' for offenders

Police are investigating three separate traffic reports involving school bus drive-bys in Riverton.
A fourth report was made Wednesday by a parent who was ...

Anti-bias 'ombudsman' job being advertised

The job opening was posted Aug. 28 on the City of Riverton website.

The Riverton Police Department has begun seeking applicants for a part-time ...

 
 

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