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Behind the wheel of this big-wheeled vehicle named Wicked was Kreg Christensen of Utah, who bounced off squashed cars Thursday during the monster truck show at ...


Mady Dolcater won fair's top prize with 'substitute' animal


If anyone at the Fremont County Fair could be considered a prodigy of sheep showing, ...

County to ease Title 25 concerns with outside hire

Fremont County plans to hire a new employee to drive involuntarily-detained psychiatric patients from local hospitals to other facilities in the state.
The ...

Fremont County Fair continues through ...

Budget cuts hit tourism promo

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The Wyoming Office of Tourism is facing another round of budget cuts that will impact its work to attract more visitors to the state.
The ...

West Nile reported

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The Wyoming Department of Health says the state's first West Nile virus case of the year has been reported out of Goshen County.
The agency ...

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Corrections


- Yesterday's page 1 photo above the headline "Free entertainment daily at fair" should have said Eva ...

Fire near Cody forces evacuation

Firefighters who deal with the most serious and complex fires were being mobilized Thursday to attack the new fire.

CHEYENNE (AP) -- A new wildfire ...

Bebout named in ethics complaint; says 'nothing to hide'

A group of concerned citizens has brought an ethics complaint against state Sen. Eli Bebout, R-Riverton, and other members of Wyoming government.
The ...

Modern-day fair pigs are bigger and leaner, says longtime judge

The Fremont County Fair has changed a lot over last 40 years -- from the scope of the ...

Wyoming digest

Robbery suspect says prison is like home
CHEYENNE (AP) -- A longtime inmate who was recently released from prison pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal ...

Sentencing set for Oct. 11 in case of former WRPD officer who restrained, assaulted wife

William Arthur Curran II entered the guilty plea July 28 and was detained.

The federal law enforcement officer accused of kidnapping his wife in ...

State waits for imminent ruling on sage grouse

RENO, Nev. (AP) -- A federal judge in Nevada could rule any time now on a lawsuit filed nearly a year ago in an effort to block protections of the greater sage ...

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Corrections

- Tuesday's page 6 sports story "High Mountain wins ranch rodeo" should have said Waldo Tarango and ...

Wyoming digest

Tourists injured during gunfight show
CODY (AP) -- Cody police are investigating after they say three spectators were injured at a gun fighting ...

Equipment being removed at fire site as control widens

The blaze west of Dubois was 60 percent contained Wednesday morning, covering almost 14,400 acres.

Fire crews began removing hoses and pumps ...

Free entertainment is offered every day at the Fremont County on the Free Stage along the fair midway. The venue is an open-air tent with chairs inside. ...

Robbery suspect who wants to return to prison appears in court

CHEYENNE (AP) -- A woman accused of robbing a bank so she could go back to prison has waived her preliminary hearing and requested to remain in custody.
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Most wildfire evacuees allowed to return home

Progress continues to be made on fighting wildfires in western Wyoming, and most evacuation orders are being lifted.
The only area still under evacuation ...

No Camp Courage Wyoming this year due to big forest fire

Local wildfire activity has forced cancellation of this year's Camp Courage Wyoming planned for Aug. 5-7 near Dubois, according to the Wyoming Department of ...

 
 

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