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Search for missing boy continues

CHEYENNE (TNS) - Working on yet another tip in the ongoing search for the body of a missing 13-month-old, the Laramie County Sheriff's Department sent divers ...

Canvassing board certifies election results

A total of 258,788 Wyoming voters cast ballots.

CHEYENNE - Wyoming Secretary of State Ed Murray and the Wyoming State Canvassing Board certified ...

Wyoming digest

Laws put patients at risk
ATLANTA (AP) -- As part of its ongoing "Doctors & Sex Abuse" series, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution studied five categories ...

Recycling changes save CES role, long-term plan still needed

Community Entry Services, which sorts the county's recycling, had expected new labor rules would mean the end of its participation in the program by the end of ...

Library staff returns after Collins coup

Riverton library director Gloria Brodle and facilities manager Tom Norwood have both returned to work after library director Joann Collins resigned last ...

Weather event signifies arrival of winter, meteorologists say

Every piece of snow removal equipment the City of Riverton owns was out battling the ...

CWC asks Tyndall to be president on permanent basis

The Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees asked Brad Tyndall to become the school's permanent president during a meeting Wednesday evening.
Tyndall has ...

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Births

WHITEMAN
A child was born to Brandy Lane of Riverton and John Whiteman of Riverton at 8:00 p.m. November ...

No one hurt in shooting scare Wednesday at Riverton school

Riverton High School students were put into a "stay-put" situation Wednesday afternoon after reports of a student who had a gun and was threatening to kill ...

Flaring rule opposed

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) -- Wyoming politicians say new federal rules to curtail venting and flaring of oil and gas wells on federal land duplicate state rules and ...

Ranger station repaired on Gros Ventre Road

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) -- Mice -- and the little brown pellets they leave behind -- were one of the first things Clay Alderson and Claudia Rector had to battle when ...

Barrasso to keep GOP post

The Wyoming Senator says his committee will work closely with the Trump administration.

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) -- Wyoming U.S. Sen. John Barrasso has ...

Wyoming digest

Conviction affirmed in pipe bomb plot
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) -- The Wyoming Supreme Court has upheld the conviction of a Laramie man found guilty of ...

'Disgruntled' ex-employee arrested at former job site

No one was injured in an armed altercation at about 3 p.m. Sunday at a business on the 1700 block of North Federal Boulevard.
Dean Niedo, 22, of Arapahoe was ...

Community colleges should be spared further cuts, Bebout says

The third-term incumbent is likely to serve as Senate President next year.

State Sen. Eli Bebout, R-Riverton, thinks community college have "done ...

WDH reviewing plan of correction for SageWest

If the plan of correction is not approved, the facility could lose its Medicare/Medicaid certifications.

The Wyoming Department of Health is ...

Medicaid waiver denied for Shoshone, Arapaho

The waiver would have helped with sustainability and expansion of specialty services at Indian Health Services facilities and improved preventive care for ...

Kelby Kalbach, a mechanic with Classical Aviation, flew his Trilobite and Tadpole kites on a perfect afternoon Sunday at the Central Wyoming College soccer ...

Tribal court dispute compromises law, order, police say

The ongoing dispute over the local tribal court is compromising law and order on the Wind River Indian Reservation, according to special agent Doug Noseep, who ...

Riverton man fatally shot in ND

A North Dakota man has been charged with manslaughter after the apparently accidental shooting of Riverton native Tanner Carrico early last week.
Carrico, 21, ...

 
 

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