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Below Average ACT Scores For Wyoming Students

Wyoming’s class of 2017 had the 35th ranked ACT scores in the U.S. according to Department of Education data. Numbers show that Wyoming is one of only 17 states which had its entire graduating class take the test last year. New Hampshire had the highest scores in the nation, with an Continue reading

Earnings And Education Contributing To Poverty?

Moffat County United Way recently completed a community assessment which looked at factors that may be affecting those in the county living below the poverty line. The assessment found the county had an average unemployment rate of 5.5% and that unemployment has actually decreased .7% over the last year. Between 2013 and 2017, the Continue reading

Sign Up For Summer Camps At Wyman Museum

The deadline is tomorrow for kids to sign up for the Wyman Museum Summer Nature Camps. The camps will take place once a week from June 6th through the 29th. Class sessions will be held for kids between 6 and 8 on Tuesdays or Thursdays from 10 to 11, with sessions for kids age 3 to 5 taking place on the same days from 11:30 to Continue reading

Meeker Wildlife Officer Given Prestigious Award

colorado parksBailey Franklin, the Colorado Parks and Wildlife District Wildlife Manager from Meeker, has been named the agency’s 2014 John D. Hart Wildlife Officer of the Year. The prestigious award is given yearly to an officer that exemplifies the qualities of it’s namesake – a well-rounded game warden that possesses deep knowledge and Continue reading

Student Assessments Released

coloradoeducationResults from the Colorado Measures of Academic Success (CMAS) science and social studies tests reveal that new, more rigorous standards bring new, more rigorous tests with fewer students meeting or exceeding state Continue reading