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BLM, Devon clean up more illegally dumped trash along rural roadside

The Bureau of Land Management and Devon Energy recently partnered to clean up public lands along Oil Springs Road off Sand Draw Road/Wyoming Highway 135 near ...

Choice Gas sign- up period starts Friday, April 8

The 2016 Wyoming Choice Gas selection period begins Friday, April 8, and concludes Thursday, April 28, for residential and commercial natural gas customers of ...

During tougher times, focus on fundamentals

"What can small business owners do to grow their business during an economic downturn?"
-- Carl, Gillette

Bloomberg News recently declared Wyoming in ...

Riverton woman on Wyoming Jaycees board

The Wyoming Jaycees installed its 2016 executive committee on Jan. 30.
Angie Lehto of Riverton serves on the committee with Rhonda Anderson of Casper, ...

Peabody, Arch lay off workers from northeast Wyoming mines

GILLETTE (AP) -- Nearly 480 coal mine workers in northeast Wyoming are being laid off.
Arch Coal announced Thursday that it is laying off 243 workers at its ...

Workplace violence response training in three locations

The Wyoming Highway Patrol and the Wyoming Office of Homeland Security have partnered to provide workplace safety training across Wyoming beginning in April ...

Wyoming Business Alliance pushes for a business model for state spending decisions

Deeply concerned about revenue challenges, rising tensions between the governor and Legislature regarding budget strategies and Medicaid expansion, and ...

Washington welcome

U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., center, met in his office with Gabe Shotgun, left, and Adrian Cook on Thursday, March 3. The two students are from the first ...

Workshop provides info about good ag practices

Sessions begin at 9 a.m. both Wednesday, March 30, and Thursday, March 31, in room 116 of the Intertribal Education and Community Center at Central Wyoming ...

Grant and loan program changes open for comment

Proposed changes to rules governing the Wyoming Business Council's Business Ready Community (BRC) grant and loan process are open for a final public comment ...

Take stock of urban trend in global business developments

A look at Wyoming business questions from the Wyoming Small Business Development Center (WSBDC), part of WyomingEntrepreneur.Biz, a collection of business ...

Bebout receives Wyoming Farm Bureau award

Wyoming State Sen. Eli Bebout, R-Riverton, was awarded the 2015Wyoming Farm Bureau Distinguished Service Awardduring the Wyoming Farm Bureau Federation ...

Hi Mountain promotes Tucker to national sales manager

Hi Mountain Seasonings in Riverton has announced the promotion of Brian Tucker to the position of national sales manager.
Tucker will report directly to Hi ...

Chamber sets banquet for March 18; community honors listed

The Riverton Chamber of Commerce has announced its community awards for 2015.
The award for lifetime service goes to engineer James Gores of Gores and ...

Crop insurance deadline in state is March 15

The United States Department of Agriculture's Risk Management Agency is reminding producers in Wyoming, Montana, North Dakota and South Dakota that the final ...

Wasatch Railcar Repair chief joined 'Railroad Day on the Hill' in D.C.

On March 3, Wasatch Railcar Repair Contractors joined rail industry peers at the annual Railroad Day on the Hill in Washington, D.C.
Railroad Day on the ...

City pursues grant to assist with economic development, planning

The City of Riverton is applying for a Community Development Block Grant to help update the city's master and economic development plans.
"The benefit of ...

SageWest adding new MRI center, Riverton hospital

SageWest Health Care has begun construction of a new magnetic resonance imaging center in Riverton.
The center will add more than 2,000 square feet to the ...

Riverton business featured in March on national TV via 'World's Greatest' show

Bott Monument in Riverton has been selected to be featured on a TV show called "World's Greatest." Production crews wrapped up filming in December.
Owner Drew ...

Above, Jeff Young of Trihydro, an engineering firm with an office in Lander, demonstrated the DGIS 1000 drone during the Fremont County Farm and Ranch Days ...

 
 

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