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Stories written by: By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 22, 2017

Legislative staffers for the Wyoming Legislature are drafting bills legislators hope can increase the offerings of computer science classes in the state's high ...

 
By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 20, 2017

Economic development groups in Riverton, Lander and Dubois all plan to push for another sales tax for Fremont County in 2018. The proposal is currently being ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 18, 2017

Fremont County School District 25 attorneys have asked a federal district court to intervene in a dispute after a hearing officer for the Wyoming Department of ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 17, 2017

Future Farmers of America at Riverton High School now have 44 acres of farmland at their educational disposal. Bob and Nelda Sedlacek donated the property ...

 
By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 13, 2017

The U.S. Forest Service had hoped to sell 391,600 cubic feet of unfelled timber in September but failed to get a bidder for the wood. The supply of mostly saw ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 13, 2017

Now in its second year, Aspen Early Learning's "Kinder Boost" program has already shown its value, Riverton superintendent Terry Snyder said. Thirty-eight ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 13, 2017

As Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead works to spur economic development in the state, he has learned that a small workforce -- and especially a lack of skilled laborers -- ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 12, 2017

Guardian EMS, the private company that handles Fremont County ambulance services, is searching for a new local director. The search comes after the brief ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 11, 2017

Gas developer Aethon Energy has taken steps to move forward with its Moneta Divide project east of Shoshoni, with a draft environmental impact statement ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 8, 2017

The Fremont County Commis-sion has credited a health program -- optional to their employees -- as having reduced insurance premium costs for the governmental ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 8, 2017

When 19-year-old Adrian Addison was sentenced for two felonies Tuesday, he already had been in custody for 449 days. He limped into Fremont County's district ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 8, 2017

Responsibility for recruiting and admissions at the Wind River Job Corps in Riverton is set to change hands next month. A group called CHP International ...

 

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 5, 2017

Wyoming Secretary of State Ed Murray on Monday unveiled a new equity crowd-funding program entrepreneurs can use to access capital. The intrastate system ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 4, 2017

Despite the "escalating issues" at Riverton's library this past month, Fremont County library director Janette McMahon said patrons shouldn't feel unsafe while ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 4, 2017

Florin Brandon Wyatt was sentenced to life imprisonment Tuesday afternoon for what prosecutor Ember Oakley called a "man-made, senseless tragedy." Wyatt beat ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 1, 2017

Riverton's library is a crossroad for diverse segments of the city. Within a mile of its doors there are five schools, a homeless shelter, and the Center of ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Sep 29, 2017

Secretary of State Ed Murray said that with national attention focused on issues of voter fraud, he's backing legislation he believes will show Wyoming's ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Sep 28, 2017

The vendor for Fremont County's voting machines -- and the machines of 19 other counties -- is set to end maintenance of those machines after 2020. But as ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Sep 27, 2017

Joined by city officials and local legislators, Community Entry Services on Wednesday celebrated the opening of its 353-panel solar project in Riverton that is ...

 
By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Sep 27, 2017

Commissioners for the LeClair Irrigation District were originally eying a mid-October shutoff date, but due to cool, wet weather they now plan to end water ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Sep 26, 2017

Two bills backed by Wyoming Secretary of State Ed Murray would significantly change how voter fraud and other election violations are handled. The legislation ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Sep 24, 2017

Three graduates from Frontier Academy were honored at a Riverton school board meeting this month after they earned their high school diplomas from the ...

 
By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Sep 24, 2017

It started with a grown man flicking the breast of a 13-year-old girl. It ended with attorneys storming out of Fremont County's district courtroom Friday, ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Sep 22, 2017

Riverton High School's FFA group earned soaring praise from the district's school board for its efforts to aid Houston's recovery of Hurricane ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Sep 22, 2017

Aethon Energy last week asked the Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission to approve four disposal wells for wastewater as part of recent developments in ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Sep 21, 2017

When Riverton's airport board tried to convince the airport's Hertz dealer to be open on Saturdays, the board members didn't know that request would lead them ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Sep 20, 2017

As the 2018 legislative session approaches, legislators are considering whether to raise the price of a number of state fees that businesses are charged. The ...

 

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