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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, ...

Feds: Medicaid expansion would help mental health

The Wyoming Legislature again this year rejected federal funds to expand Medicaid.

CHEYENNE (AP) -- A new federal study concludes that expanding the ...

High school grad rate inches upward

Wyoming's rate was 80 percent in 2009-10, but sank a bit each year to land at a little under 78 percent in 2012-13.

CHEYENNE (TNS) -- Graduation rates ...

Wyoming digest

Storm spreading statewide
CHEYENNE (AP) -- Virtually the entire state of Wyoming is under a winter storm related warning, watch or advisory as another ...

Pedestrian struck was intoxicated on alcohol, cannabis

The pedestrian who died March 9 after being struck by an automobile on Wyoming Highway 789 was under the influence of alcohol according to autopsy reports. ...

CWC to renew tax levy; change on the way at business park

The Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees has given its notice of intent to renew its optional one mill levy for fiscal year 2018.
The mill levy will be ...

Population eroding due to energy downturn

More people are leaving Wyoming than are coming to the state in the wake of thousands of jobs being lost in the fossil fuels extraction industry, and it's a ...

By the time this week's winter storm leaves the Wind River Basin, weather experts say there will be up to 2 feet of snow on the ground between Riverton and ...

Wyoming digest

House Speaker won't run again
LARAMIE (AP) -- Current Speaker of the House and longtime Wyoming lawmaker Rep. Kermit Brown will not seek ...

Seats available on beef council

The Wyoming Beef Council has threeupcoming vacancies, two on the governing Council and one WBC-appointed national director position.
Applications and ...

 
 

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