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Another colorful spring and summer of American Indian dancing on and around the Wind River Indian Reservation is scheduled this year through a series of ...

Speech and debate competitor Matthew Pickering of Green River High School, above, looked for his posted room assignment at the National Forensic League ...

Tech changes now in place at Arapahoe District 38

Fremont County School District 38, Arapahoe, has started to use Google Apps for Education - a digital learning platform that gives students and staff access to ...

Rocky Mountain Power rate decrease requested; could be approved by May

For the average customer using approximately 768 kilowatt hours per month, the proposal would reduce their annual electricity bill by $1.56.

Rocky ...

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Births

POST
A child was born to Holly Post of Riverton and Dallas Post of Riverton at SageWest Health Care at ...

Wyoming digest

New lottery game approved
CHEYENNE (AP) -- WyoLotto players could have a new draw game to play by this fall after the Wyoming Lottery Corp. board of ...

Aerial shooters thin out troublesome wolf pack

JACKSON (AP) -- Wildlife managers have killed five wolves from a large pack that had been killing yearling cattle in western Wyoming.
The Dell Creek Pack ...

Capitol might not be ready for 2019 session

A consultant said foundation work is an unpredictable part of the job.

CHEYENNE (TNS) --A consultant is unsure if work on the Wyoming's Capitol will ...

DUI homicide suspect pleads not guilty; court trial probable next step

Shawn Pendleton, a 21-year-old from Riverton, will likely head to a trial after he pleaded not guilty to two counts of aggravated homicide by ...

Rogers recalled as opinionated, dedicated during long tenure on Riverton City Council

The three-term council member died Feb. 26.

When Margaret Rogers was on the Riverton City Council, she was not afraid to express her strong views. ...

No rush to adopt prez primary in state, leaders say

Wyoming has state primary, but still does presidential caucusing

Grumbling about Wyoming's complicated caucusing is on the rise but Republican and ...

Three-hundred sixteen tickets were sold, at The Central Wyoming College Athletic Booster Club First Reverse Raffle and Tailgate on Thursday. The event raised ...

BLM finalizes wild horse adoption slate; events in May and September

In accordance with Federal law, which requires excess wild horses and burros in the west to be placed with caring private owners, the Bureau of Land Management ...

What remains of a building on the historic Roberts Mission in Fort Washakie site will have to be demolished after an early morning fire gutted the structure ...

RPD has eyes on landlords who change locks illegally

At least once a week in Riverton, a landlord attempts to evict a tenant illegally, usually without meaning to break any law.
This is because, as Riverton ...

Thousands could be affected by tax rebate cutback

CHEYENNE (TNS) - Wanetta Lester wasn't looking for a handout.
The 88-year-old Cheyenne woman didn't plan to spend the roughly $400 she expected to receive ...

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Births

WELIEVER
A daughter was born to Jessica Weliever of Riverton and Jason Weliever of Riverton at 7:57 p.m. ...

'Indian education for all' failed this year, but it's on interim study list

The years-long effort to establish an American Indian Education for All Act in Wyoming isn't over.
Wyoming Department of Education consultant Rob Black said ...

Lottery considers adding game in state paying $1,000 a day for life

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The Wyoming Lottery will consider adding a new draw game that features a jackpot paying $1,000 a day for life, an official said.
Lottery CEO ...

Wyoming digest

Snowmobile damage in forest
SHERIDAN (AP) -- As warm weather conditions lead to an early snowmelt in parts of the Bighorn National Forest, snowmobiles ...

 
 

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