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A family-owned daily newspaper serving Riverton, Lander and Fremont County, Wyoming since 1949

From wire reports
Sep 25, 2017

DENVER (AP) -- Utilities serving customers in Colorado, Wyoming and portions of adjoining states are moving to join a larger transmission system in a move they ...

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 Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Sep 24, 2017

Part three of three A third construction project Central Wyoming College made progress on this week will be completed in Teton County. The new ...


From staff and wire reports
Sep 24, 2017

The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. fell by one this week to 935. Wyoming's count was unchanged again for the week. There were no ...

By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer
Sep 24, 2017

Students from the Wind River Indian Reservation made new friendships recently with students from a private middle school in Jackson. Educators hope the new ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Sep 24, 2017

Wyoming Game and Fish officials are looking for information about an elk carcass found Wednesday afternoon on private property in Fremont County. A Sheriff's ...


From staff reports
Sep 24, 2017

National Geographic contributor Mark Jenkins will visit both Riverton and Lander next month, giving presentation on his recent story about how trade has shaped ...

From staff reports
Sep 24, 2017

Opening this month at the Riverton Museum, a new temporary exhibit from the University of Wyoming is on display. This display is titled "Cowboys to Curators" ...

From staff reports
Sep 24, 2017

Shoshone Business Council member Leslie Shakespeare has been selected as an alternative member of the "tribal" group being represented on the Department of the ...


From staff reports
Sep 24, 2017

AARP Wyoming and Wyoming Center on Aging are sponsoring "Caring for Our Elders" Oct. 11-12 in the Cottonwood Room of the Wind River Casino in Riverton. This ...

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 ...

 
From staff reports
Sep 24, 2017

Central Wyoming College participated in the nationwide "GEAR UP" intiative this past week, serving students and their families in Riverton, Lander, ...


From archives
Sep 24, 2017

The Lander One Shot Antelope Hunt has a history of attracting celebrities from sports and entertainment, and the 1969 edition attracted its share. NASA ...

 
From wire reports
Sep 24, 2017

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. (AP) -- Authorities say three people from Wyoming are dead after a small plane crash in northwestern Minnesota. The Pennington County ...

From wire reports
Sep 24, 2017

Police officer shot in foot during scuffle CHEYENNE (AP) -- A Wyoming officer has been shot in the foot after responding to a domestic disturbance ...


By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer
Sep 24, 2017

Just when you think it wouldn't get any worse on a high school football Friday night, it did. First, there was a weather delay at cool, rainy Douglas High ...

 
By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Sep 24, 2017

On Thursday at Wolverine Gym, we witnessed a great deal of heart and determination -- not to mention plenty of athletic skill. The Lady Wolverines of Riverton ...

By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Sep 24, 2017

On Friday night in the far southeast corner of the state, the Lander Valley Tigers took on the Trailblazers of Torrington and engaged in a battle which would ...

 

By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Sep 24, 2017

Friday afternoon's football game between Shoshoni and Wind River at Wrangler Field began in bright sunshine, but as the conditions slowly, but surely, ...

 
By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Sep 24, 2017

Wyoming Indian fell to 1-3 overall and 0-1 in the Class 1-A West conference after a 47-6 loss to Saratoga in Carbon County on Friday. The Chiefs fell behind ...

By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Sep 24, 2017

On Friday night at Rustler Gym, it was homecoming. The Central Wyoming College volleyball squad finally made its home debut after playing the first 11 matches ...

 

By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer
Sep 24, 2017

The Class 3-A Riverton Lady Wolverines played only Class 4-A schools on Friday and Saturday at the Casper Invitational volleyball tournament and finished with ...

By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Sep 24, 2017

It wasn't an easy weekend for the Lady Tigers of Lander on the floor of the Casper Events Center. However, it was certainly another learning experience for ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Sep 24, 2017

With the third year of a gripping fiscal crisis confronting them, Wyoming legislators are warming to the idea, finally, of allowing municipal governments to ...


By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Sep 24, 2017

I retired from the IT world five years ago this summer. Unlike coaching or teaching, it's something that I don't miss at all. I moved from the classroom to ...

Joseph Brandenburg, Lander
Sep 24, 2017

Editor: Would we really rather have our schools go to seed than spend some of the big state savings to help them out? What is the money for if not to help ...

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 ...


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