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Record high, then record moisture at airport station

The National Weather Service reported a record high temperature Tuesday at Riverton Regional Airport.
For Feb. 3 the maximum temperature at the airport was 52 ...

City seeking applicants to fill slots on several boards

The city of Riverton is looking for community members to fill vacancies on the city's airport board, planning commission, tree board and beautification ...

Science standards getting new look from legislators

Wyoming lawmakers are debating legislation regarding the adoption of new educational science standards for K-12 schools in the state.
House Bill 23 would ...

Man killed in Jan. 3 accident had .144 BAC

Autopsy results show the Riverton man who died in a single-vehicle crash in January north of town was driving while intoxicated.
David H. Williams, 24, of ...

Lawmakers to debate cuts to state's huge 'rainy day' accounts

CHEYENNE -- Wyoming lawmakers are proposing to cut the flow of cash into the state's rainy day fund to cover the recent decrease in revenue brought about by ...

Lawmakers express relief that 'Hill bill' chapter appears over

Fremont County legislators were happy to hear about the failure this week of a proposed amendment to do away with the elected state superintendent of public ...

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Snowstorm could leave 2 feet
CHEYENNE -- Snow is making for some difficult travel conditions in parts of Wyoming.
Winter storm warnings and winter ...

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Deaths
CLAWSON
Cheri Clawson, 54, of Riverton, died Monday, Feb. 2, at her home. Services are pending.

COX
Charles Douglas Cox, 67, ...

Former Lander resident killed in Sunday car wreck

A former Lander resident who died early Sunday in a one-vehicle traffic accident in Garfield County, Colo., has been identified.
Officials said Devon Cardera, ...

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Births
HEBAH
A daughter was born to Constance Hebah of Lander at 4:30 p.m. Jan. 13, 2015, at SageWest Health Care at Lander. The baby weighed 6 ...

State Capitol site of annual Celebration of Hope

With a focus planned on colorectal cancer survivors, the Wyoming Comprehensive Cancer Control Consortium's 10th Annual Celebration of Hope is Friday at the ...

Bill may help Fremont County recruit mental health care providers

Shortages of health care providers across Wyoming could see some alleviation due to a bill progressing through the state legislature. The legislation would ...

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Man arrested for Obama threat
CHEYENNE -- Federal authorities have arrested a Cheyenne man who has a violent criminal history for calling police and ...

Snow conditions OK for rec; ice looking good

On Togwotee Pass above Dubois, there were 55 inches on the ground Tuesday.

Winter recreation enthusiasts have managed to enjoy the outdoors this year ...

Medicaid add-on by Bebout called 'poison pill'

CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming Senate on Monday gave initial approval to a bill to expand the federal Medicaid program, but only after amending it to require that new ...

CWC, other colleges don't favor bill on guns in school

Wyoming community college officials, including Central Wyoming College president Cristobal Valdez, are opposed to a bill that would allow people with concealed ...

The first production run will be 500 plates.

CHEYENNE --A bill that would authorize specialized license plates for the state's two tribes has passed ...

Wind River snowpack at 92 percent

Snow-water equivalents have fallen in the Wind River Basin this week, according to the University of Wyoming Water Resources Data System.
The average SWE for ...

With a drastic drop-off in passenger boardings for 2014 confirmed at Riverton Regional Airport, the Riverton City Council plans to proceed with the creation of ...

New school plan approved for 95 percent threshold

The Wyoming School Facilities Department gave Fremont County School District 25 permission to move from the 60 percent to the 95 percent design phase of the ...

 
 

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