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After climbing in first month of new system, trash revenue dips

Solid waste officials said they want to collect revenue totals for at least six months to gauge how the fee format is working.

Revenue collected from ...

Public invited to attend Wyoming Congressional Delegation office hours

Staff members for the Wyoming Congressional Delegation invite citizens to attend office hours in Fremont County.
The staff members meet with citizens on an ...

County makes money on energy upgrades

When Fremont County government spent federal stimulus funds to install nearly $300,000 in energy-efficient upgrades at more than a dozen buildings, its ...

County had some of state's biggest primary spenders

Larsen's $22K second-most in state

Only one person in Wyoming spent more money than Lloyd Larsen of Lander in the campaign for the Aug. 21 primary ...

District 2 re-vote was not fair to the commissioner who lost job

Editor:
In all the hullabaloo over the re-vote in Fremont County Commission District 2, everything always talks about the "honest mistakes" and how hard it ...

Museum board seat, directorship still open

Until a new director is hired, Lander museum employees
will maintain operations and keep the doors open.

The Fremont County Museums Board continues ...

The way we vote

Our all-mail do-over in county commission District 2 poses key questions for future

Fremont County voters now have learned the outcome of the ...

Cleanup from illegal trash won't be charged landfill fee

Fremont County Sheriff Skip Hornecker had expressed concerns on the matter.

The Fremont County Solid Waste Disposal District will not charge law ...

Christensen says he 'had a feeling' he wouldn't keep District 2 seat

Fremont County commissioner Dennis Christensen thought that Tuesday's special mail ballot election wouldn't pan out for him even before results arrived.
"I ...

Fremont County Commission District 2 incumbent Dennis Christensen went from a narrow 20-vote win last month to a steep 377-vote loss in Tuesday's special ...

Financial reports show commission hopefuls spent more during primary election races

Fremont County Commission District 5 challenger Jennifer McCarty spent roughly $6,161 in her primary election campaign that ended with a 19-vote difference ...

FCAG votes against using consultant for 1 percent tax advertising

The Fremont County Association of Governments board voted unanimously not to use a consultant to publicize the 1 percent optional sales tax that will be on the ...

Commissioners eye health insurance in budget process

Fremont County commissioners focused on potential changes to employee health insurance as a way to address ongoing budgetary concerns during a special meeting ...

Commissioners to discuss safety fixes for court building

Various state and county officials toured the former High Plains Power office building last week as a potential site for a new Riverton court building.
The ...

Special election turnout 'low,' says county clerk

Turnout for the Sept. 11 special mail-ballot election was about 41 percent as of Friday, compared to 55 percent in the Aug. 21 contest. The special election is ...

District 2 incumbent names trash disposal as a key issue

Fremont County Commission District 2 incumbent Dennis Christensen said cooperation and communication with the solid waste board is key to resolving challenges ...

Allen says solid waste district must listen to the residents

Fremont County Commission District 2 Republican hopeful Larry Allen said the solid waste district must pay attention to complaints from the public as a way to ...

Solid waste faces lawsuit threat over reservation contract

The district voted in June to start a six-month termination notice on its trash disposal agreement with the tribes.

The Fremont County Solid Waste ...

Crossing the river

A second road and bridge out of Riverton might prove too big to tackle

For years Fremont County elected leaders, business people and travelers ...

County to plan talks on building fairgrounds at Major site

Fremont County Commissioners on Tuesday said they want to host a series of meetings to elicit the public's desire for a new fairgrounds on agricultural land in ...

 
 

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