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Protestors fill second part of Honor Farm transaction

More than 100 people gathered at a public hearing Thursday to protest the state's plan to purchase 108 acres of land from Ray and Ladonna Good for use by the ...

Wyoming digest

Uranium layoffs announced in state
(AP) -- The Uranium mining company Cameco Corp. is cutting 85 jobs in Wyoming and Nebraska.
Based in Canada, Cameco ...

Community efforts key to suicide battle, experts agree

Prevention experts say it is up to community members to notice changes in behavior that may indicate that a person is thinking about committing suicide. ...

Allen preferred slowdown on construction amid fiscal crunch

Solar plane leaves Hawaii
KAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) -- After some uncertainty about the winds, the Solar Impulse team has taken off from Hawaii, venturing ...

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Births


WESAW/BURNETT
A son was born to Lesha Wesaw of Fort Washakie and Wyatt Burnett of Ethete at 1:09 a.m. ...

Preschool students performed in the Smart Start Academy Presentations April 14-15 at the Robert A. Peck Arts Center at Central Wyoming ...

Wyo judge has federal fracking rule in his hands

The future of federal rules aimed at protecting land, water and wildlife from energy-production practices including hydraulic fracturing now rests with a judge ...

Businesses pass tobacco check

The Riverton Police Department subjected 18 local businesses to tobacco compliance checks April 10. All 18 passed the inspection by refusing tobacco to ...

RPD wrote up 2,500 offenses during 2015; 13,000 calls

In 2015, Riverton Police Department officers issued roughly 1,200 traffic citations and 1,600 written warnings. Local police arrested about 1,800 individuals ...

Federal officer beat, cuffed, threatened wife, charges allege

William Curran freed under supervision

The Wind River Police Department officer arrested last week for allegedly kidnapping his wife was released ...

Today

Births

ROBESON
A son was born to Cassandra Robeson of Lander and Timothy Robeson of Lander at 5:38 p.m. April ...

Wyoming digest

Problem wolves evading darters
JACKSON (AP) -- Wolves preying on livestock in western Wyoming have learned what aircraft sound like and are eluding ...

Mild winter, wet spring bodes well for hunting

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The Wyoming Department of Game and Fish predicts that hunters can look forward to plentiful game this year thanks to the mild winter and ...

Airport watches TSA bill

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill last week that could help Sheridan regain security screenings from the Transportation Security Administration, ...

Bebout confirms re-election bid; in line for Senate presidency

Wyoming Senate Majority Floor Leader Eli Bebout, R-Riverton, says he will run for office again.
The longtime legislator is the last in the Fremont County ...

Body found in rural Laramie County may be Colorado victim

A body found in Wyoming matches the description of 34-year-old Tera Lewandowski, who went missing last year from Pierce, Colorado, believed to be the victim ...

Meeting on new homeless shelter effort Wednesday

Staff members at the White Buffalo Recovery Center in Arapahoe are spearheading an effort to open a homeless shelter on the Wind River Indian Reservation.
A ...

The basic structure of the new Tunnel Hill Road bridge in rural Fremont County northeast of Riverton was put in place over the past 10 days. Heavy equipment ...

Wyoming digest

Trial delayed in decapitation case
CODY (AP) -- The trial date for a woman charged in the death of her boyfriend, whose decapitated body was found in ...

Liz Cheney's fundraising tops $750,000; House opponents lag

CHEYENNE (TNS) -- Liz Cheney has raised more money so far than any other candidate for Wyoming's lone U.S. House of Representatives seat, election filings ...

 
 

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