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Daniels Scholarship Program application now open

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Daniels Fund has opened the application process for the Daniels Scholarship Program, providing opportunities for students looking to pursue their higher education dreams. Wyoming high school seniors are encouraged to apply to become a 2024 Daniels Scholar online here by 4 p.m. on Oct. 15 to be considered for the scholarship. The Daniels Scholarship […]

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Pineview Elementary awaits approval for edible garden grant

CASPER, Wyo. — Pineview Elementary School has secured a $3,000 grant from the Whole Kids Foundation, a sum that’s currently awaiting the nod from the Natrona County School District Board of Trustees. The grant’s purpose is to initiate an in-class edible garden, aimed at educating students about life cycles, sustainability and consumer and distribution dynamics. […]

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$350K Midwest School lighting project among Natrona County School District’s proposed projects

CASPER, Wyo. — The Board Infrastructure Planning Committee of the Natrona County School District has released its recommended list of major maintenance projects for the 2023–24 fiscal year. The list, totaling $3,682,000 in proposed expenditures, is the result of collaborative efforts between Project Manager Doug Tunison, the school district’s maintenance staff and personnel from individual […]

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Palestinian Christian scholar to speak on Middle East issues at Wheeler Concert Hall

CASPER, Wyo. — Middle East specialist, biblical scholar and author Peter Sabella will discuss “The Middle East: A Crisis of Identity” at Wheeler Concert Hall on Monday, Sept. 11 at 6 p.m., according to a news release by Casper College. Sabella, a Palestinian Christian from Jerusalem, offers a unique dual perspective as both a Palestinian […]

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(PHOTOS) NCSD students and Lions Club collaborate to complete Casper Mountain bridge project

CASPER, Wyo. — A remarkable project that showcased creativity, teamwork and technical expertise came to fruition over the summer as a group of Natrona County School District students and staff joined forces with the Casper Mountain Lions Club to design and construct an upper bridge for the Casper Mountain Lee McCune Braille Trail, according to […]

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CyberWyoming’s student challenge focuses on safeguarding internet-connected medical devices

CASPER, Wyo. — CyberWyoming Alliance has announced a challenge aimed at students in grades 6–12 to enhance their understanding of internet-connected medical devices and their protection. The initiative aims to promote cybersecurity awareness and equip Wyoming’s youth with valuable employability skills. The third annual Cyber-In-A-Box School Video Challenge focuses on the subject of medical internet […]

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Library hosts ‘Personal Stories of Imprisonment’ by Sam Mihara

CASPER, Wyo. — Immerse yourself in history as Sam Mihara, a former inmate of the Heart Mountain Wyoming Japanese American internment camps during World War II, takes you on a journey through his compelling personal experiences, according to an event announcement by the Natrona County Library. The presentation, titled “Personal Stories of Imprisonment,” sheds light […]

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Casper College student receives national recognition for leadership in student veteran community

CASPER, Wyo. — Caleb Lindsay, a student at Casper College, has been honored with the 2023 Student Veteran Leadership Award, making him one of the 32 outstanding student veterans across the United States to receive this recognition, according to a press release by Casper College. G.I. Jobs magazine, the organization behind the award, collaborated with […]