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February a new high for FC Coroner

February marked a record for Fremont County Coroner Mark Stratmoen, who said the month gave him the most cases the county has had since monthly totals were ...

Man found dead in irrigation ditch amid flooding

A 33-year-old Lander man was found dead Tuesday night in an irrigation lateral flowing with a large volume of water along Honor Farm Road in Riverton, shortly ...

The cause of both the fire and the woman's death are under investigation.

A 71-year-old Riverton woman was killed in a fire Monday afternoon at her ...

First-ever heroin death confirmed in county; legislation linked to issue

Fremont County has confirmed its first-ever death directly caused by heroin.
Coroner Mark Stratmoen said Levi Little, 27, of Dubois, died accidentally Dec. 19 ...

Chavez death hypothermia, autopsy says

Fremont County has recorded its first hypothermia death of the season.
Autopsy reports confirm that Myron D. Chavez Sr., 49, of Ethete, died of hypothermia ...

Open door led to Dubois plane crash, report says

The Dubois man who died in a fiery plane crash Nov. 5 apparently lost control of the plane when he tried to close the aircraft's door shortly after take-off, ...

FBI believes fatal crash may have involved drunken driver

The Fremont County Coroner's Office released names of the individuals who died in a two-vehicle crash early Saturday morning at the intersection of Left Hand ...

Three killed in two-car wreck on reservation No IDs yet from coroner's office

Three people were killed in a two-vehicle accident just after midnight Saturday at the intersection of Left Hand Ditch Road and 17 Mile Road on the Wind River ...

Arson suspected in house fire with fatal shooting

A report from the State Department of Fire Prevention and Electrical Safety has revealed additional information about an arson incident involving a Lander man ...

Coroner says Dubois death was a suicide, not murder

The Sheriff's office still considers the case open.

At first, it seemed like an obvious murder case, but Fremont County Coroner Mark Stratmoen has ...

Autopsy: Woman's death caused by alcohol withdrawal

A woman found unresponsive at her home in Lander died as the result of alcohol withdrawal, according to autopsy results.
Officials initially considered the ...

Coroner, college settle issue regarding remains used in class, TV show

Federal rules stipulate that public study of such remains is permitted only when needed to identify tribal affiliation, which had been determined prior to ...

Hypothermia deaths rising countywide

Fremont County Coroner Mark Stratmoen said Fremont County is seeing an unusual spike in hypothermia deaths in 2016, with six deaths already recorded.
It's ...

Suicide stats up sharply for year

Total already exceeds all of 2014


The number of suicides recorded this year in Fremont County already matches the total on record for 2014.
As of ...

Alcohol and drug deaths 'skyrocket,' says coroner

Alcohol and drug abuse continues to be a problem in Fremont County, as evidenced by official mortality statistics for the first quarter of 2016.
The numbers ...

Shooting death investigated near Union Pass

Local law enforcement is investigating the death of a man found Thursday morning in the Union Pass area above Dubois.
Officials believe the man's death is ...

Coroner confirms natural causes in death of woman found in her car

Initial speculation that Rita Mares, 49, of Riverton, died of cardiac arrest on Feb. 25 while in her car was confirmed Tuesday when the Fremont County ...

Pair who died from dam fall intoxicated; no foul play

The mother and son who died last month after falling off of the Diversion Dam bridge both were intoxicated, according to an autopsy report from the Fremont ...

Addiction deaths

Prescription abuse at center of sharp rise in county

A increase in deaths related to prescription drug overdoses in Fremont County has drawn the ...

No foul play suspected in death of man found Saturday

Officials do not suspect foul play was involved in the death of a man found Saturday near Main Street in Lander.
An autopsy for Alfred Albert Friday, 56, was ...

 
 

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