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Tyndall says more cuts would be 'strangulation'

Tyndall supports proposition to use rainy day funds to offset reductions.

Central Wyoming College president Brad Tyndall hopes the state uses its ...

Firm blasts US curbs on mining

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- A representative of a company seeking to mine for gold near Yellowstone National Park says a halt on new mining claims in the area ...

The project is set to cost about $500,000.

The Volunteers of America organization plans to almost double the size of the Center of Hope in Riverton ...

CWC's health grant gone

The grant brought $1.6 million to the school from the U.S. Department of Labor.

The Healthcare Solutions Grant that Central Wyoming College received ...

Future of tribal liaisons questioned in committee

The future of the Eastern Shoshone and Northern Arapaho tribal liaison positions with Gov. Matt Mead's office was questioned Tuesday during a meeting of the ...

County expands use of organic solutions for invasive species

Weed and Pest officials hope bio-agents will be a 'game-changer.'

When Aaron Foster took over management of the Fremont County Weed and Pest ...

Miller, Bebout elected to state leadership posts

Two Fremont County legislators were voted into state leadership positions Saturday during a meeting of the Wyoming Republican Caucus in Casper.
State Sen. Eli ...

Administrators plan to stop enrollment decline at CWC

Administrators at Central Wyoming College are enacting several measures to address a decrease in full-time enrollment this semester.
As of Nov. 7, officials ...

Veterans honored at St. Stephen's

The senior class at St. Stephen's Indian High School organized a Veterans Day assembly and lunch Thursday to honor local tribal veterans.
Superintendent and ...

State offers support for local caregivers

Many Wyoming residents who can be described as "caregivers" for family members or friends may not recognize their role or realize support is available to help ...

Grad date recommended for RHS

Riverton High School principal John Griffith has recommended that graduation 2017 be held at noon Sunday, May 28.
The Fremont County School District 25 Board ...

DOJ won't prosecute tribe theft

The federal government has confirmed the major thefts which took place nearly a decade ago.
The Department of the Interior's inspector general has ...

Thanksgiving may be Thursday, but celebratory events take place all week in Fremont County.
Fremont County School District 38 in Arapahoe will host a "Turkey ...

WYDOT urges for winter drivers to exercise patience

As Fremont County received a dose of winter weather Thursday, snowplows were once again a common site on local roads.
WYDOT district engineer Pete Hallsten ...

Meetings, meetings and more meetings

Despite economic excitement, eclipse a hassle for police

Although the highly anticipated Aug. 21 solar eclipse is still over nine months away, police ...

Worthen Meadows to South Pass shuts

After Fremont County's first major brush of winter weather this past week, Loop Road is set to be closed Monday from Worthen Meadows to South Pass.
Also know ...

Wolverine practice - 1964

Riverton High School basketball players were hard at work with the season opener against Rock Springs just three weeks away.
Coach Tom Kennedy was out for a ...

Jewell plans public lands talk Monday

The Obama administration this week blocked new oil drilling in the Arctic Ocean and cancelled dozens of energy leases in western Colorado and northwestern ...

Riverton man completes boot camp

Tristen Hando, 19, of Riverton, graduated from U.S. Marine Corps Bootcamp at Marine Corps Recruit San Diego on Sept. 23. PVT Hando successfully completed 13 ...

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