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Man charged in killing CWC nursing student to claim self-defense

The man accused of fatally shooting his wife in front of the couple's children on the Wind River Indian Reservation plans to claim self-defense and accidental ...

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Births

MILLER
A child was born to Shanea Miller of Lander and Dakota Miller of of Lander at 7:40 p.m. March 28 ...

Alpha seeks legal OK to break deal with coal union

In Wyoming, the company operates the Belle Ayr and Eagle Butte mines Campbell County.

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- A coal production company is asking a ...

Hypothermia ruled cause of death in teen's demise

The Fort Washakie teen whose body was found last month on the Wind River Indian Reservation died of hypothermia according to an autopsy report from the Fremont ...

Griz hearings begin; Lander hosts session next Tuesday

(AP) -- The state of Wyoming is moving to take over management of grizzly bears as environmental groups increasingly scrutinize whether the bear population in ...

City authorizes truck purchase, liquor license transfer

The Riverton City Council approved the purchase of a new sanitation truck during its second regular meeting in March.
The council OKd a city staff ...

New privacy law bringing data collection and security under increased examination

It's going to be a busy summer for Flint Waters, courtesy of the Wyoming Legislature.
As the state's chief information officer under the Department of ...

Wyoming digest

Interstates reopen as storm weakens
CHEYENNE (AP) -- All interstate highways in Wyoming were open Wednesday afternoon but slick road conditions continue ...

Wind River preschool idea earns national recognition

Four years ago, Wind River's school district added a bus to its fleet to help crisscross ...

Riverton road maintenance workers were busy Thursday morning as a rotary snow thrower deposited snow from this week's snowstorm into dump trucks on East Main ...

Extra hunting licenses offered

Fifty-six hunting licenses now are available by auction or raffle through various Wyoming nonprofits.
Wyoming Game and Fish donates these licenses annually as ...

16-month term issued against man convicted of child abuse

Ricky Lee Good Left, 33, of Fort Washakie, has been sentenced for felony child abuse.
The crime is punishable by up to 10 years imprisonment, a $10,000 fine, ...

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Corrections

Sunday's page B4 article, "Tell reps to reject House Resolution 2316" should should have referred to the ...

Hearings begin on griz plan

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The Wyoming Game and Fish Commission is holding its first public hearing on how the state will manage grizzly bears when they come off of the ...

UW's new STEM center called a 'game changer'

LARAMIE (AP) -- U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi, Gov. Matt Mead and others joined in a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the University of Wyoming's new undergraduate laboratory ...

Wyoming digest

High storm impact across state
(AP) -- The second spring snowstorm to hit Wyoming in as many weeks has closed schools, colleges and roads in parts of ...

Guardian and county reach deal on dispatch for ambulances

Guardian Flight -- the private firm which won the rights last week to take control the county's emergency management services -- has entered into a memorandum of ...

Assessed value $669M; no rebound likely for years

Fremont County Clerk Julie Freese is working with department heads to whittle spending, including a plan to end funding of all social services.


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Snow breaks records as depths top 2 feet in some county spots

Snow totals from this week's storm varied by more than 2 feet in locations throughout ...

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Deaths

MCQUIN
Funeral services for former Dubois resident Richard "Rick" McQuin will be at 11 a.m., Thursday, ...

 
 

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