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Snyder gets another year; District 25 personnel moves set

Riverton schools superintendent Terry Snyder has another year on his contract, and he has some new authority as well.
The Fremont County School District 25 ...

The summer was hot, dry and smoky 14 years ago this month, with 43 wildfires burning across 10 western states, including Wyoming.
The effort to control the ...

Road work to begin Monday between Ethete and Kinnear

An 8.21-mile pavement improvement project is scheduled to begin Monday on Wyoming Highway 132 between Ethete and Kinnear.
Mountain Construction Co., of ...

Volunteers of America-Northern Rockies held a re-dedication ceremony July 27 at the Center of Hope. The event honored clients, staff and community members ...

Wyoming gains two drill rigs in weekly U.S. count

HOUSTON -- Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. this week remained steady at ...

The Wyoming Arts Council welcomes new applications for its 2016 Folk and Traditional Arts Mentoring Project Grants. The grant application postmark deadline is ...

BLM Hudson-Atlantic City Road to be improved next week

Travelers should avoid the route during construction.

The Bureau of Land Management Lander Field Office will improve portions of the Hudson-Atlantic ...

Boundary suit briefs complete; arguments months off

Lawyers have finished filing mountainous briefs in a case pitting the federal government and two Indian tribes against the state of Wyoming and local ...

Money moves make progress for solid waste district; $3.8M reserve likely

Fremont County Solid Waste Disposal District is in getting in better financial shape, according to a budget district superintendent Andy Frey presented on Aug. ...

Three arrested, one cited for child endangerment

Child neglect reported at same address in September

Three people were arrested and one person was cited for child endangerment July 23 due to ...

Heart Mountain pilgrimage set

CODY -- The Heart Mountain WWII Interpretive Center plans its annual pilgrimage Aug. 21-22.
The center is a national historic landmark on the site where some ...

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Zoo to take cubs of euthanized bear
TOLEDO, Ohio -- An Ohio zoo will take the two cubs of a grizzly bear that was euthanized after it killed a hiker in ...

Coal giant, Montana tribe join forces on port project

BILLINGS, Mont. -- A Wyoming company has entered a partnership to develop a Washington state coal port for shipments of the fuel to Asia, in a deal that gives ...

Riverton's diverse community garden is the largest in the state.
That's according to garden volunteer coordinator Sherry Shelley, who said that the garden ...

Today

Births
CRISPIN
A child was born to Denise Crispin of Ethete and Thomas Crispin Sr. of Ethete at 3:28 p.m. July 19 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. ...

Riverton schools revise attendance policy

A revision to the attendance policy for Fremont County School District 25 is now in place after the board of trustees accepted it July 14. The changes were ...

Digest

'Rabbit fever' discovered in state
WORLAND -- Wyoming health officials are warning residents to keep an eye on their pets and other wildlife after ...

Top officials blast federal proposal as crippling to state coal

CHEYENNE -- Wyoming brought out the big guns for Thursday's hearing in Gillette on whether to charge coal companies more to mine on federal lands.
Gov. Matt ...

Park officials capture, euthanize bear that killed Montana hiker

The man was the sixth person killed by grizzlies since 2010 in and around Yellowstone.

HELENA, Mont. -- Yellowstone National Park officials ...

Pro-marijuana group approved to gather names for ballot try

CHEYENNE -- Supporters of legalizing medical marijuana in Wyoming can start collecting signatures around the state to get their proposal on the 2016 general ...

 
 

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