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Big storm expected for Wednesday

A storm packing snow and strong winds is expected to create hazardous travel conditions in parts of Montana and Wyoming in the days before ...

College degree most affordable in Wyo

CHEYENNE (TNS) -- Earning a bachelor's degree is more affordable in Wyoming than in any other state, according to a report released this month by the Urban ...

130 pounds of pot

A traffic stop west of Cheyenne on Interstate 80 has resulted in 130 pounds of marijuana seized by Wyoming Highway Patrol Troopers. The traffic stop occurred ...

Wyoming digest

Judge: Police shooting not negligent
CHEYENNE (AP) -- A U.S. district court judge has ruled that Cheyenne police did not act negligently when a man was ...

Loop Road closing for the winter

The Loop Road above Lander will be closed for the winter Tuesday due to a forecasted storm this week.
The National Weather Service predicts a major winter ...

A Fremont County School District No. 25 bus was filled with smoke Friday as part of monthly training held for district bus drivers. Transportation supervisor ...

Several felt small quakes near Dubois

Dubois residents who thought they felt the Earth move Sunday were right.
The National Earthquake Information Center confirms that two small earthquakes hit ...

District 25 school enrollment down by about 1 percent over year to date

Enrollment in School District 25 has fallen by only a few students since the beginning of the year. With 2,514 students enrolled, the count is down by 24 ...

Store clerk may have known about alleged armed robbery beforehand; case to be dropped

The state will not pursue charges against a Riverton man arrested last week for armed robbery.
Fremont County Attorney Pat LeBrun said the alleged victim may ...

Nursing student shot to death; husband now in FBI custody

Children were present, investigators say

Federal officials are investigating a fatal shooting incident reported Saturday on the Wind River Indian ...

Handle holiday food safely

Thanksgiving is the largest meal many cooks prepare every year. Its centerpiece--the turkey--is the largest dish most cooks ever encounter, and many are not ...

UPDATED - Murder suspect turned himself in

Updated: 5:28 p.m. Central Wyoming College Campus security officer Chuck Carr reports, "The suspect from the homicide yesterday on the reservation has turned ...

Murder convict free after decades

DEER LODGE, Mont. (AP) -- A man whose 100-year murder sentence was commuted by Montana's governor walked out of prison still clad in the blue shirt of an ...

School District 25 investigates grading incident

Riverton school administrators are in the process of terminating an employee who is suspected of altering student grades.
Fremont County School District 25 ...

Runway rebuild was city's biggest '15 construction job

Infrastructure spending in Riverton tops $2.6 million, with major projects complete for the year.

About $2.6 million was spent on infrastructure ...

Fort Washakie advocating for 'Indian Education for All' concept

Fort Washakie school officials believe all native and non-native students deserve a comprehensive education inclusive of basic knowledge of Wyoming's first ...

Wyoming digest

Shooting may have been self-defense
CHEYENNE (AP) -- Cheyenne police say a shooting at a Cheyenne house party that left two men dead may have involved ...

The communities of Lost Cabin and Lysite were founded early in the 20th century, although settlement in the area dates to the late 19th century. Both once were ...

Lawmakers snuff tobacco tax hike

State lawmakers are unlikely to change the state's tobacco taxes -- at least for the time being.
The Joint Revenue Interim Committee decided Friday not to ...

Significant county presence at UW

Almost 250 students from Fremont County were enrolled at the University of Wyoming campus in Laramie during the spring semester of 2015, according to a recent ...

 
 

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