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  1. ENDOW Bills Moving ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 6 | KGWN

    The House is moving forward with some important economic bills. Lawmakers say they are an attempt to diversify the economy in an attempt to make Wyoming less reliant on the extraction industry.


  2. Wyoming school district seeks expulsions for hazing on busRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | KGWN

    A central Wyoming school district is recommending expulsion for three high school students and suspension for one after hazing occurred on a school bus. The Casper Star-Tribune reports Fremont County School District 25 will recommend the disciplinary actions for its board of trustees to approve following the episode involving students from Riverton.


  3. Riverton to stay outside of reservationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | KGWN

    The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals has declined to reconsider its ruling that the city of Riverton in central Wyoming is not within the boundaries of the Wind River Indian Reservation. A panel of three judges ruled 2-1 in February against an Environmental Protection Agency opinion that said Riverton was on the reservation.


  4. Weather radar in Cheyenne, Wyoming gets upgradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | KGWN

    The weather radar used by the National Weather Service Forecast Office in Cheyenne will be down for approximately five days beginning Monday, October 16th for technicians to install an important technological upgrade. The work on the WSR-88D has been scheduled to minimize any potential impacts to office operations.


  5. What you need to know for the eclipse in WyomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | KGWN

    In this morning's briefing in preparation for tomorrow's total solar eclipse, several Wyoming agencies and partners updated members of the media on the latest travel information, recreational opportunities, eclipse festivals and events, road reports and weather, as well as shared that there is still time for travelers to come and experience the eclipse in Wyoming. Here's a recap from today's press briefing: - Room to roam: Wyoming is home to nearly 98,000 square miles of land which means that both residents and travelers coming into the state have plenty of room to spread out across the region's wide-open spaces.


  6. U.S. 287/Wyoming 789 project begins near Sweetwater StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | KGWN

    A $2.85 million project starting this week between Lander and Muddy Gap will repair a pair of bridges and improve 5.98 miles of highway. Prime contractor is Hedquist Construction, Inc., of Mills, Wyo.


  7. Man pleads guilty in 2014 Wyoming stabbing deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | KGWN

    A 25-year-old Wyoming man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the 2014 stabbing death of another man in bed with his estranged wife. Jeremiah Shull, of Riverton, entered the plea Monday, negating the need for a second trial after the Wyoming Supreme Court had overturned his first conviction in February because of flawed jury instructions.


  8. Wyoming man acknowledges killing former roommate with hammerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | KGWN

    Wyatt said in court he became angry because Stephenson, who he described as a good friend, tried to kick him out of the house Stephenson owned in Riverton. Wyatt struck Stephenson in the head 17 times and shot him in the back after he was dead.


  9. 10 face felony drug charges for redistributing painkillersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 | KGWN

    Authorities say 10 people have been charged in Wyoming with conspiring to sell painkillers that had been prescribed to them by a doctor in Casper. The Casper Tribune reports the 10 face felony drug charges for delivering painkillers to several Wyoming cities, including in Ethete, Fort Washakie, Lander and Riverton.


  10. Roads open after flooding in central and western WyomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | KGWN

    However, a section of U.S. 26 west of Riverton remained closed Monday afternoon between the U.S. 287 junction and Kinnear because of water flowing over the roadway. Heavy rain over the weekend sent some rivers already swollen with snowmelt runoff out of their banks in Fremont County.


  11. Swollen Wyoming rivers expected to recede someRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 | KGWN

    Cooler temperatures are slowing the flow of water from the melting mountain snow-pack that is pouring into swollen rivers in Wyoming. But residents in the Riverton area remained on notice to be ready to evacuate Saturday because the Wind River was still running at record highs.


  12. Rivers running high in central and western WyomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | KGWN

    Rivers are on the rise in central and western Wyoming from melting mountain snow and some may reach record highs this weekend. The National Weather Service has posted flood warnings for the rivers in Fremont, Big Horn, Park, Sublette and Lincoln counties.


  13. Judge gives prosecutors time to consider death penalty in Riverton killingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | KGWN

    A judge has given central Wyoming prosecutors a month to decide if they want to pursue the death penalty in a claw hammer killing in Riverton. District Judge Norman Young gave Fremont County Attorney Pat LeBrun until June 3 to decide on the prosecution of 27-year-old Florin Brandon Wyatt for the March 3 beating death of 56-year-old Keith Stephenson.


  14. Wyoming student suceeds plan open for public reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | KGWN

    The Wyoming Department of Education announced the release of Wyoming's draft Every Student Succeeds Act State Plan for a 45-day public comment period. The draft plan is available on the WDE's website.


  15. UW student wins $15,000 in entrepreneurship competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | KGWN

    A doctoral candidate's idea for saving chemists, engineers and surgeons hours of time, and their employers tens of thousands of dollars, won the top prize of $15,000 last week at the University of Wyoming's John P. Ellbogen $30K Entrepreneurship Competition. Levente Pap, a Hungarian chemist, pitched a wearable dictation device and software catered to specialized scientific fields in front of a crowd of nearly 100 during the competition.


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