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RPD officer credited with saving life of attack victim

Officer Scott Christoffersen with the Riverton Police Department has been nominated for the RPD Life Saving Award.
In a written report, RPD Capt. Eric Murphy ...

George and Ann Burns mark 65th

Long time Fremont County residents George and Ann Burns celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on May 10, 2016.
Lunch and cake was enjoyed at Westward ...

Achievers

Blaney to compete for Mrs. Wyoming crown
Kyrie Blaney will represent Riverton in the 2016 Mrs. Wyoming Pageant.
The 40th annual Mrs. Wyoming pageant ...

Wolverine Readers polished off nearly 56,000 pages along with school work

The Wolverine Reader Program at Riverton High School wrapped up its 16th year of activity on April 11 with a culminating luncheon and reading activity party. ...

Riverton Middle School students were state champions for the fourth consecutive year at the Wyoming State Science Olympiad competition in Casper in April.
RMS ...

Achievers

Four earn degrees from UW Oshkosh
University of Wisconsin Oshkosh officials have announced graduates. Vernalyn Bearing and Clarinda CallingThunder of ...

City proceeding with two ADA-certified projects

Inberg-Miller Engineers of Riverton is selected consultant for the Americans With Disabilities Act-certified ramp and crosswalk project the City of Riverton ...

Hammacks marking 60th wed anniversary

Jerry and Mary JeanHammackof Lander celebrate their 60thwedding anniversary onMay 26.
The couple married in 1956 at the Episcopal church in Lander.
The ...

CWC commencement Friday night

Central Wyoming 2015-2106 commencement ceremony is at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 13, at the Robert A. Peck Arts Center. The 46th graduating class has 199 ...

Dubois student in Phi Kappa Phi

Katie Barnes of Dubois recently was initiated into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi.
Barnes was initiated at Southern Utah University. She is among ...

Wind River lists third-quarter high school honors

Wind River High School has released honor rolls for the third quarter of the 2015-2016 school year.
The ninth grade principal's list includes: Made David, ...

Laramie dance group sets Tuesday show, workshop in Riverton

Dance in Unlikely Places, a small touring group based in Laramie, is coming to the Riverton Museum, 700 E. Park Ave., for a workshop and show at 3 p.m. ...

Third-quarter honor roll announced at Wind River MS

Wind River Middle School has released its honor rolls for the third quarter of the 2015-2016 school year.
The sixth grade principal's list includes: Eddie ...

Wyoming digest

Man sentenced for killing in-law
WORLAND (AP) -- A Worland man charged with the shooting death of his father-in-law has been sentenced to at least eight ...

Victim's dad happy with inmate's death

The Wyoming Department of Corrections says foul play is not suspected in the death of Bryan Collins.

RAWLINS (AP) -- The father of a state prison ...

Program cuts at Northwest could eliminate school paper

POWELL (AP) -- Northwest College in Powell is considering cutting three of its programs and six positions due to costs.
The Powell Tribune reports that ...

Combined worship service set for May 15 at City Park

God has a way of confronting us with uncomfortable realities when we would prefer to avoid them.
No one gets too excited about being called a sinner, and we ...

Whitlock wins WTA scholarship; she'll attend CWC

Phyllis Whitlock of Kinnear was awarded the 25th annual L.E. Meredith Memorial Scholarship from the Wyoming Trucking Association for the 2016-2017 school year. ...

Two Fremont County poets published in new 'chapbook'

Jean A. Mathisen Haugen of Lander and Carol L. Deering of Riverton have poems in the 2016 WyoPoets "chapbook," "Labyrinth: Poems from Wyoming and Beyond. ...

New music club invites members Monday, May 2, at Arts Center

A new music club is being organized at Central Wyoming College. Musicians of any instrument or skill level are invited to "get together and share some music," ...

 
 

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