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Man charged in animal cruelty arrested
POWELL, Wyo. (AP) -- Park County authorities say a man facing animal cruelty charges after several dead animals ...

Hypothermia cause of 18-year old's death near Beaver Creek

The 18-year-old whose body was found last month south of Riverton died of accidental hypothermia according to a report from the Fremont County Coroner. ...

Bebout objects to extra money for Capitol Square Project

The legislative Joint Appropriations Committee's recommendation last month to add $1 million to the already $300 million Capitol building renovation project ...

Miller's bill on edible marijuana edged out by one vote in House

CHEYENNE - A bill dealing with edible marijuana failed to pass by one vote in the Wyoming House of Representatives.
State Rep. David Miller, a Riverton ...

Decision on new K-3 plan delayed again as District 25 mulls options

The Riverton school board again has decided to delay a decision that could change elementary school configuration to include a separate building for ...

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Deaths

HOADLEY
James Hoadley, 65, of Dubois, died on Wednesday, Feb. 10, at the Sage West Healthcare at Lander. ...

Man indicted in '09 child death

ROCK SPRINGS (AP) -- A grand jury has indicted a Green River man on a first-degree murder charge in the 2009 death of a 2-year-old boy in his care.
34-year-old ...

Loan demand growing in farm states

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- The Federal Reserve says farm income continued to decline during the fourth quarter in Midwestern and Western states, so farmers are ...

Grand Teton plans demolition of some familiar buildings

JACKSON (AP) -- A plan to renovate or demolish a number of historic Grand Teton National Park buildings is drawing pushback from residents.
The proposed ...

Fremont County Weed and Pest superintendent Aaron Foster said his department plans to aims to double the number of weeds it fights this year.
The Weed and ...

Snowpack slightly better this week

Figures remain well below last year's through early February.

Snow-water equivalents in the Wind River Basin inched up to 79 percent of median this ...

Anti-bias bill tied to Center of Hope shootings defeated

CHEYENNE - The Wyoming House of Representatives killed a bill Thursday morning that would have allowed prosecutors to seek enhanced penalties for someone ...

House introduces bill to stabilize funding for CWC, other colleges

The Wyoming House of Representatives voted Thursday to introduce a bill that would provide more stable funding for community colleges in the state.
"We ...

Bill barring state wardens from wolf and grizzly cases fails in committee

CHEYENNE (AP) -- A Wyoming legislative committee has killed a bill that would have barred state game wardens from investigating or prosecuting people for ...

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20 wolves killed in Idaho
BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- The Idaho Department of Fish and Game says 20 wolves have been killed in the Clearwater Region in ...

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Births

REEVES
A son was born to Tasha Lenee Reeves of Lander and Brannon Lee Reeves of Lander at 6:43 a.m. Feb 6 ...

Dozens of sessions were presented at the annual Fremont County Farm and Ranch Days, Feb. 10 and 11 at the Fremont County ...

District 25 budget tight, but reserves left intact this time

Fremont County School District 25 is in the process of establishing its budget for the fiscal year that begins July 1 in a challenging climate
The district ...

Resume grocery tax? Counties could get option to decide locally

A Wyoming legislative committee is considering whether to allow local governments to impose an optional tax on grocery purchases.
The state's Joint Revenue ...

Nothing 'rigged' about GOP process

On April 16, Donald Trump did not receive any delegates out of the 14 national delegates elected at the Wyoming Republican Party state convention. Almost ...

 
 

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