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DURAN
A daughter was born to Odetta Oldman of Riverton and Newell T. Duran II of Riverton at 4:59 p.m. ...

Wyoming digest

Police dog found after crash
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) -- A police dog has been found after jumping out of his partner's patrol car and running away following ...

Pepper spray prompts evac

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) -- Campus security briefly evacuated a building at Casper College after a student accidentally fired pepper spray into her purse.
Chemicals ...

Veterans Park Committee seeking donors to purchase memorial bricks

The Riverton Veterans Park Committee is getting ready to roll out the first phase of a park improvement project by beginning fundraising efforts.
Kent Cook ...

CWC to present Christmas concert, Bar J Wranglers

Central Wyoming College will present its annual Festival of Carols performance Sunday at 2. p.m. in the Robert A. Peck Center theater. This year's performance ...

DEQ: Pavillion study not a national statement on gas production practices

When the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality finalized its study last month on groundwater around the Pavillion Gas Field, pro-fracking mouthpiece ...

Mead doesn't want in Trump administration

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) -- Wyoming's governor says he wouldn't be interested in taking a job in Donald Trump's administration.
Mead has been governor of Wyoming ...

Jason Baldes, executive director of the Wind River Native Advocacy Center, gave a presentation Wednesday at Ashgrove Elementary School on the many ways the ...

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Deaths

MYERS
James C. Myers III, 16, died on December 5 at the Primary Children's Hospital in Salt Lake City, ...

New media degree at CWC

A new media degree is in the final stages of completion at Central Wyoming College.
Television and broadcasting professor Amanda Nicholoff says the ...

Nick Lewis and David Maulik are offering 3-D printing services to the general public at Wind River 3-D Prints at 217 E. Main St. in Riverton. The duo owns ...

DEQ gives Loaf 'N Jug eco award

The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality will recognize Loaf 'N Jug - Mini Mart, Inc. with the third quarter of 2016 Environmental Stewardship ...

Local students compete in UW biz competition

Two students from Fremont County have are among the 10 finalists for the chance to earn funds for their startup business plans in the annual John P. Ellbogen ...

Wyoming digest

Former attorney ordered jailed
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) -- A former Johnson County prosecutor will spend the holidays behind bars after pleading guilty to a ...

One killed in plane crash

BASIN, Wyo. (AP) -- Authorities say one person was killed and another was injured in a small plane crash in northern Wyoming.
Big Horn County Sheriff Ken ...

The traveling group couldn't start its buses Thursday morning in Casper.

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) -- It got so cold in Wyoming, even the Moscow Ballet ...

Wind project closing in on federal eagle permit

The Chokecherry-Sierra Madre farm in Wyoming is one of the biggest wind energy projects in the United States.

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) -- One of the ...

Santa, songs, stories and more on tap to celebrate season

The second weekend of December is stuffed to the brim with festive activities, with plenty to do in the coming week, too.

Santa Loves Pancakes
The ...

Financial aid reporting glitch still problematic for CWC

For the second year in a row, auditors have identified a problem with financial aid reporting requirements at Central Wyoming College.
The issue has no ...

Children's advocate says BIA court compromises juvenile health, safety

Youth services workers have been barred from client hearings, and jail rosters have been withheld.

The "health and safety" of juveniles on the Wind ...

 
 

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