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A daughter was born to Tiffanie Nelson of Lander and Fermin Quesada of Lander at 12:24 a.m. Aug. 5 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. ...

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Teen dies when car hits horse
STERLING, Colo. -- Authorities say a Wyoming teen was killed when the car he was driving collided with a horse on a ...

Prince Albert of Monaco in Cody area for wildlife trip

CODY -- When Prince Albert II of Monaco came to Cody two years ago, he was greeted with much fanfare.
When he returned recently, only a handful of people knew ...

Fees rising for private snowmobile trips in Yellowstone National Park

JACKSON -- People who want to ride a snowmobile into Yellowstone National Park for more than one day without a guide this winter will have to pay more.
Last ...

Man guilty in DUI death gets 46-month prison sentence

A 23-year-old Riverton man has been sentenced for driving drunk and causing a head-on collision that killed one person and injured another in March on 17 Mile ...

Students recruited for the new facility receive extensive pre-enrollment screening and orientation even before they arrive.

The Wind River Job Corps ...

Black bear killed after trapping, relocating deemed unsuitable

Local officials have killed the black bear that had become a regular visitor this summer to the Lander area.
Since Aug. 16, the bear had obtained more than 60 ...

September Outside

Sept. 9 -- Public meeting on waterfowl seasons, aquatic invasive species decals and licensing 6 p.m. at the Lander Wyoming Game and Fish office.
Sept. 12 -- ...

Management of Red Desert under review

The Bureau of Land Management is revising its Resource Management Plan for the Rock Springs Field Office, and several of the changes are expected to affect the ...

Officials investigate habituated raptors

At least two cases of imprinted raptors came through the Wyoming Game and Fish Lander Region in July.
Wildlife managers believe the birds were taken ...

Rural builders join mini-house trend

The American ideal began with a log cabin in the eastern woods. Over the centuries the small footprint of a home ...

Pedestrians on Main Street in downtown Riverton would be excused for being surprised by the 30 brightly painted ceramic cats and dogs on display in the front ...

Employers learn more about federal tax tied to Obamacare

LOVELL -- A federal tax that will be imposed on employers who provide "exceptional" health insurance to employees has raised the ire and concern of members of a ...

Patches went from shelter dog to state fair grand champion in less than a year.
Gina Blumenshine brought Patches home from Paws Animal Shelter in Riverton in ...

Live marijuana panel on PBS Wednesday from Little Theater

Wyoming PBS hosts a live panel discussion on issues related to medical and recreational marijuana at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Little Theater at Central Wyoming ...

Sheridan gets new air carrier

SHERIDAN -- The Sheridan County Commission has approved a six-year lease agreement with Key Lime Air to begin air passenger service to Denver.
The Sheridan ...

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 ...

 
 

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