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Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund grants $120K to county groups

Awards were given to support a wide variety of projects.

The Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund recently awarded more than $250,000 to cultural ...

'Die Meistersinger' showing in Lander

The Lander MetOpera will present Richard Wagner's opera "Die Meistersinger von Nurnburg" on Saturday from the Metropolitan Opera in New York.
This piece is ...

Man shot by police had gun

The Bureau of Indian Affairs has released reports regarding the officer-involved shooting that resulted in the death of Justin Philip Steele, 26, of Pavillion, ...

The way it was: Midvale project -- 1958

Rural land in the Midvale Irrigation District had become wet and unstable over the course of many years, and in December 1958 a rehabilitation job had ...

CWC student music recital Sunday

The Central Wyoming College music department will present a student recital at 7 p.m.Sunday in the music rehearsal room at the Robert A. Peck Arts Center. ...

College invites children, teenagers to audition for musical 'The King and I'

The musical will debut Feb. 26 with several performances scheduled from Feb. 26 to March 1.

The Central Wyoming College theatre department will hold ...

Yurts a new way to camp in Sinks Canyon

Reservations for year-round use began Monday.

Sinks Canyon State Park is now the home of three "yurts," soft-sided cabins that became available to ...

Today

Births
STANDING ELK
A daughter was born to Aurilda Standing Elk of Riverton at 6:28 p.m. Sept. 5 at SageWest Health Care. The baby weighed 7 pounds, ...

Digest

State pushes for NW coal port
CHEYENNE -- The state of Wyoming continues to try to pressure Oregon to permit a coal terminal on the Columbia River that ...

Superintendents applaud COLA talks

CHEYENNE -- A coalition of Wyoming school districts welcomes Gov. Matt Mead's support of an inflation adjustment for K-12 public schools, but the governor did ...

Residents warned of 'Green Dot' telephone scam

Officials are investigating a recent scam that has hit Fremont County involving Green Dot MoneyPak cards.
The cards are legitimate products, but ...

Holiday craft fair lineup offers many events this month

Craft fairs abound in Fremont County this weekend, with events scheduled in both Lander and Riverton to encourage local holiday shopping.
Saturday is the ...

Annoyed judge chides both sides as sex assault case drags on unresolved

After dragging on for a year and half, a sexual abuse case has reached the point where neither a trial nor a plea agreement might be possible.
The judge on ...

Few conclusions from Pavillion water report; more study suggested

Few firm answers are contained in a new report released this week examining potential sources of groundwater contamination near Pavillion.
Looking at oil and ...

Dubois hosting weekend of Christmas activities

Ten holiday trees will be auctioned Friday during the High Country Christmas Extravaganza at the Headwaters Art and Conference Center in Dubois.
Headwaters ...

Faculty favors gun-free UW campus

LARAMIE -- The University of Wyoming Faculty Senate has approved a resolution supporting a gun-free campus.
The resolution approved last week urges state ...

Today

Births
SMITH
A son was born to Whittney Gomendi-Smith of Riverton and Jesse Smith of Riverton at 7:33 a.m. Nov. 8 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. ...

Homeless man's body identified, was found near city water tank

Officials have identified the man who was found dead Wednesday afternoon near the municipal water tank on West Main Street.
Michael Anderson, 35, of Riverton, ...

Digest

Sex assault suspect now 94
DETROIT -- Wyoming authorities are asking Michigan to extradite a 94-year-old man accused of sexually assaulting three ...

Bill aims to clarify road merge rules

Backers say a more specific law could clear up confusion that exists among law enforcement and the public.

CHEYENNE --A state legislative proposal ...

 
 

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