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Local traffic to and from the Honor Farm will be allowed access during construction.

Honor Farm Road residents can expect to face detours this week. ...

District 24 is in the middle of building a new $46 million, 135,000-square-foot K-12 school.

The Shoshoni school district is moving forward with ...

Past museum director guilty of theft, could face jail term

Former Fremont County Pioneer Museum director Carol Thiesse has been found guilty of stealing from the institution she oversaw. A six-member jury returned the ...

Two dead in climbing fall; one was CWC student

Nursing classes convened this week at Central Wyoming College with a familiar face missing from the table.
Jonathan MacDonald, 23, of Lander, died Friday in a ...

State, industry, university link for research partnership

LARAMIE -- Scientific and technical instrument manufacturer FEI will provide state-of-the-art imaging equipment, software and support for cutting-edge digital ...

Campground rules changed due to bear activity

The Wapiti Ranger District of the Shoshone National Forest has changed the following three campgrounds to hard-sided camping only until further notice: Big ...

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Paul talks coal in campaign stop
CHEYENNE -- The federal government needs to do away with warrantless domestic wiretapping in pursuit of terrorism, ...

Pot study group outlines plan of attack

CHEYENNE -- A council appointed by Gov. Matt Mead to study the potential impacts of medical marijuana legalization in Wyoming met Friday to discuss areas of ...

First four weeks at Job Corps involve career prep and certification

The new students at the Wind River Job Corps are given an extensive transition opportunity to settle them into the center and trade of their choice.
Career ...

The opening of the Wind River Job Corps Center this year in Riverton has been heralded as a success by community leaders and government officials.
Many will ...

Job Corps, industry pair to create petroleum tech opportunities for students

The effective development of the training achievement record was crucial for the petroleum technician trade at the Wind River Job Corps.
Petroleum technician ...

Paskett instructs welding, a core curriculum at Wind River Job Corps Center

Riverton resident Jeremy Paskett is ready to greet his first students as the welding instructor at the Wind River Job Corps Center.
Paskett can accommodate up ...

Troy Anderson says extra-curriculars are needed for success in life and work.

Troy Anderson came home from Phoenix, Ariz., to the place he was born ...

Three staff members at the new Wind River Job Corps Center in Riverton are themselves Job Corps graduates.
They credit the program with giving them the skills ...

Career counselor excited to have 'perfect job' at Wind River Job Corps

Stacy Sewell isn't new to Fremont County.
She is now the Wind River Job Corps career preparation supervisor and instructor, but Sewell also worked with youth ...

If the ultimate goal of Wind River Job Corps Center is to get jobs for its graduates, Gary Collins has a crucial role in the organization.
As ...

Riverton High School theater students received a torrent of praise for their main stage performance during the International Thespian Festival this summer in ...

Wyoming State Veterinary Laboratory director issues warning about disease

Wyoming State Veterinary Laboratory experts are cautioning residents to monitor not only their pets and livestock for disease this summer, but also ...

Teens OK after a 'concerning' incident, search

Two teenagers were found safe after being the subject of a search-and-rescue mission Thursday morning.
Fremont County Search and Rescue volunteers responded ...

'Typical' CWC student a late-20s woman who leaves without a degree

New statistical profile paints the picture

Who is the typical Central Wyoming College student?
She is a white woman from Fremont County. She is in ...

 
 

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