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Feds to buy state acre within Grand Teton

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Gov. Matt Mead and Interior Secretary Sally Jewell announced a deal Monday under which the Interior Department would buy a square mile of state ...

County reverses on recycling; will stay mostly as is

Fremont County's solid waste board now is unlikely to make substantial cuts to its recycling program this year due to pressure from the public, officials said ...

Wyoming digest

Bikers killed by truck were German
CODY (AP) -- The Wyoming Highway Patrol has released the names of three German motorcyclists who were killed in a ...

The buildings at St. Stephen's Mission were only a few months old when this picture was taken 132 years ago. Established by the Catholic Church at the urging ...

Good year for trout so far on Pilot Butte

Anglers looking for a great spring trout fishing opportunity can point to Pilot Butte Reservoir, located 6.5 miles northwest of Kinnear on U.S. Highway 26. ...

Forest advisory members sought

The Shoshone National Forest is seeking interested individuals to serve on a 15-person resource advisory committee which collaborates with the U.S. Forest ...

Handcart re-enactments win renewed approval along historic trail routes in central Wyoming

A special recreation permit on public lands along and adjacent to four national historic trails has been approved to permit historic Mormon handcart ...

Patching work at several spots through June

A Wyoming Department of Transportation asphalt paving crew is working in Fremont County for the next two weeks at various locations.
The hot-mix asphalt ...

Fremont County Digest

LVHS hosts Make-A-Wish event Saturday
Lander Valley High School will host a 5k bike ride/run/walk this month to raise funds for Make-A-Wish ...

Grizzly capture, monitoring work under way

As part of ongoing efforts to monitor the population of grizzly bears in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department is conducting ...

'What Was Oursdocumentary to air nationally

The film has earned recognition at several film festivals this year.

A film about the artifacts, stories and history of the Wind River Indian ...

The town unwittingly has become a focal point in the national debate over the environmental safety of fracking -- even though the municipal water is ...

The eighth annual Shoshoni Days celebration hosted visitors Saturday for food, music, tracotrs and other ...

Job Corps to pay for CWC tuition for at least four students

Eleven students already have completed their programs, and another 23 are set to finish within the next month.


As the Wind River Job Corps ...

A flood warning is in effect for the Little Wind River near Riverton, which is expected to rise to near 8.4 feet by Saturday morning and crest at about 8.7 ...

TSA likely to serve Key Lime within months; no screening for time being

Key Lime Air, which will begin flights to and from Denver next month as Denver Air Connection, is likely to receive screening service from the Transportation ...

Valdez not picked at Kentucky school

Central Wyoming College president Cris Valdez was not selected as president of Gateway Community and Technical College in Kentucky.
The Kentucky Community and ...

Louis Lake Road set to open from South Pass to Louis Lake

Louis Lake Road, FSR 300, on the Washakie Ranger District of the Shoshone National Forest will open from South Pass (U.S. Highway 28) to Louis Lake Campground ...

Three killed on motorcycles, two hurt

CODY (AP) -- Authorities say three motorcyclists were killed and two others were seriously injured when a pickup crashed into the group of riders west of ...

Wyoming digest


Laramie schools join funding coalition
LARAMIE (AP) -- The Albany County School District No. 1 Board of Education has voted to join a school district ...

 
 

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