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McAdams enrolled in new counseling degree program

Cori McAdams of Riverton received her bachelor's degree in psychology from the University of Wyoming this year.
McAdams is now on her way to obtain her ...

BIA court arraigning Arapaho defendants

Despite the protests of the Northern Arapaho Tribe, the Bureau of Indian Affairs's new court in Fort Washakie has begun arraigning all defendants in the BIA ...

Myers a magna cum laude grad at Bates College

Sam Myers, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Michael E. Myers of Riverton graduated magna cum laude after majoring in English at Bates College in Lewiston, Maine. He is ...

He was appointed to his post after former trustee John Mercer moved to Jackson.

Craig Tolman is not an educator - and he says that's a strength that ...

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Births

GOGGLES
Twin sons were born to Courtney Hebah of Lander and Shallako Goggles of Lander on October 11 at ...

Wyoming digest

Chief fired over hit-and-run crash
TORRINGTON (AP) -- The mayor of Torrington has fired the city's police chief after a Goshen County Sheriff's Office ...

County to handle Dubois roads for national forest, badlands access

Fremont County Commissioners have agreed to maintain Kingfisher Road near Dubois to allow access to the state badlands northeast of town.
Now the county also ...

Dave Bartel (standing, left) and other Riverton Volunteer Fire Department personnel wrapped up their work at a residential fire call on West Park Avenue in ...

Honor Farm up for reaccreditation

Throughout the next year Wyoming Department of Corrections will complete the re-accreditation process by auditing the Wyoming State Penitentiary in Rawlins; ...

There is room in the new Java Java Espresso building to make burritos and baked goods.
The new, bigger building opened on Tuesday.
Current owners, Ray and ...

Teen convicted of murder appeals life sentence

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Attorneys for a Cheyenne teenager who shot a man in the head at point-blank range are appealing their client's conviction.
Public defenders ...

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Births


SHONGUTSIE
A daughter was born to Annabelva Friday of Arapahoe and Lincey Shongutsie of Arapahoe at ...

Wyoming digest

Menacing bear killed in Park County
CODY (AP) -- A grizzly bear that has been menacing humans in Park County has been removed and killed.
The Cody ...

State to require citizenship proof for naturalized voters

JACKSON (AP) -- The Wyoming Secretary of State's Office alerted county clerks to require an undetermined number of people to provide proof of citizenship before ...

Homeless tally approximately 100 in county, PIT count shows

Fremont County volunteers documented about 100 homeless people living in the local area during this year's Point-In-Time count.
Roughly 850 homeless people ...

Riverton High School cheerleaders found a creative way to take a team portrait on the sidelines of a Wolverine football game. Keira Peck snapped the picture. ...

Budgeting gets easier with each passing year

Now is a good time to start thinking about your 2017 budget. Many businesses never get around to it and simply "hope it works" next year.
If you have an ...

The new Willow Creek Elementary School has brought increased traffic to the south Riverton vicinity.
To ease congestion and alert drivers of pedestrians, the ...

Investigators say fatal home fire in September was deliberate

Investigators from the state fire marshal's office have determined a fatal fire last month in Lander was set intentionally.
Investigators have yet to ...

Use of CWC facilities down a bit since '14

Use of facilities at Central Wyoming College has been falling for the past two years - for both academic and non-academic purposes.
In 2014, more than 132,430 ...

 
 

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