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New missile chief says past command issues fully resolved

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The Air Force has put problems with misbehavior among nuclear launch officers behind it but won't lower its vigilance and will keep ...

Wyoming digest

Cheyenne men shot each other to death
CHEYENNE (AP) -- Police say an apparent fight led to a shooting at a Cheyenne house part that left two men ...

Wyoming digest

Man dies in motel fire
CASPER (AP) -- A man has died in a fire at a Casper motel. The fire occurred around 10:30 p.m. Friday at the Topper Motel. Tthe ...

World War II Veteran Alfred C. Baldes, 91, was accompanied by his great-grandsons at the Quilt of Honor ceremony in Riverton. He served with Gen. George ...

Competitive livestock judging used to be an official extracurricular activity at Central Wyoming College, and the Rustler judging team was finishing a good ...

New exhibit opens Nov. 19 at CWC

The Wonder Cabinet: A Col-lection of Art and Artifacts will open Nov. 19 at the Central Wyoming College Robert A. Peck Arts Center gallery in Riverton. IT ...

Fremont County Digest

Three teams to state mock trial contest
Fremont County teams will compete in the Wyoming High School Mock Trial competition Nov. 21 in Cheyenne.
One ...

Man sentenced for attack that fractured victim's skull

John Goodman of Ethete was sentenced Tuesday to 45 months in prison for his conviction on assault with a dangerous weapon with intent to cause bodily harm. ...

Modern opera 'Lulu' aired in live HD Saturday in Carnegie Room

Three husbands, seven lovers, six deaths and prostitution swirl around Lulu -- Alan Berg's femme fatale who shatters lives, including her own.
The Lander ...

Craft fair to raise money for group's disaster relief efforts

LifeLine Christian Church is hosting a craft fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 21, to raise money for the church youth group's mission with ...

Injured fireman continues improvement

Two months after suffering second-degree burns covering 38 percent of his body, Fremont County Fire Protection District deputy chief Clarence "Speed" Hartbank ...

Wildlife photo contest seeks entries; deadline is Nov. 23

Anyone who enjoys taking photographs of Wyoming wildlife, people, plants and landscapes is invited to enter this year's Wyoming Wildlife photo contest. The ...

At least one person was reported killed Saturday afternoon when a full-size passenger pickup truck collided with an 18-wheel tractor-trailer rig on U.S. ...

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RMS student track fish in regional project
Sixth-grade students at Riverton Middle School have embarked on a three-year science project that could play ...

Second trial set for man charged in March assault

A second trial will begin Dec. 7 in the case of a Riverton man charged with beating his ex-girlfriend while driving to Lander in March.
The defendant was ...

Border dispute arguments hit court Tuesday

It's first courtroom salvo in whether Riverton remains part of reservation

The dispute pitting Wyoming state government against the two Wind River ...

Today

Births

JAMIESON
A son was born to Rebekah Mitchell of Riverton and Nicholas Jamieson of Riverton at 7:40 a.m. ...

Federal Reserve says region's ag income fell sharply in 3Q

And the U.S. Agriculture Department predicts farm income will fall 36 percent this year.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- The Federal Reserve says farm income fell ...

UW to overhaul College of Education

CHEYENNE (TNS)-- Graduates of the University of Wyoming College of Education's programs don't always have the skills and knowledge needed to teach in the ...

Digest

Body may be missing girl's
GILLETTE (AP) -- A body found east of Buffalo may be that of a 4-year-old girl who fell through ice in the Powder River in ...

 
 

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