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There is no need to wait any longer for the holiday season this year - almost every day will be a little bit like Christmas in Fremont County through ...

Story about fatal crash was 'height of sensationalism'

Editor:
I was sickened upon reading your most recent story about the accidental death of my husband, Ryck Pedersen. The headline was the height of ...

UW hosts 'citizen science' conference in Lander

The University of Wyoming Biodiversity Institute will host the first Wyoming Citizen Science Conference and associated workshops from Dec. 1-3 in ...

Go ahead and conduct the full review of ambulance compliance

Editor:
I believe the Fremont County government should go ahead and evaluate how well the new ambulance service company is doing on its contractual ...

Fatal fire in Lander called 'suspicious'

No threat to community, officials say

Officials are investigating the fatal fire that claimed the life of a man early Wednesday in Lander as ...

The incident occurred early Wednesday in the 300 block of Market Street in Lander.

One person died early Wednesday in a structure fire in Lander. ...

In agreement that voting by district erodes voter interest

Editor:
I am in agreement that the districts have cut down on opportunities to vote. I felt the county was better represented when we all could vote on the ...

The typical huge crowd lined up to see Lander's annual Pioneer Days Parade for Independence ...

Cities, towns get ahead of counties on wildlife feeding

Town councilors in Lander and Dubois have made it illegal to feed wildlife within city limits, and a bill the Wyoming Legislature will take up next year would ...

Lander woman loses nearly $2,000 in computer fraud

A Lander woman is out nearly $2,000 after a new fraud hit the area.
Officers from the Lander Police Department received a call at 9:03 p.m. Aug. 21 reporting ...

Voters to decide on creation of water district north of Lander

A mailed-ballot election is set for Nov. 3 on the formation of the Lucky 13 water district. The district would comprise about 10 homes in a subdivision of the ...

Mistrial called in domestic violence case; prosecutors pledge to try again

Judge Norman E. Young cut the trial off as it was nearing its end Wednesday morning.

The trial for a Riverton man charged with beating his ...

McOmie to head state School Facilities Department

CHEYENNE -- The state School Facilities Department will soon get a new director. But he may have to contend with the department's questionable reputation, at ...

Trial begins in domestic violence case from March

A dozen injuries would be evidence that a Riverton man beat, battered and strangled his ex-girlfriend, a prosecutor said during opening statements in a trial ...

Asphalt paving activities will continue next week south of Riverton on Wyoming Highway 789, and officials are expecting delays of up to 20 minutes.
Drivers ...

CWC insurance up, but increase relatively small

The cost for property and liability insurance at Central Wyoming College went up by about $3,600 this year, to about $282,500.
Ron Granger, CWC's vice ...

Forest to host fall travel management meetings

Two public sessions will be held next week in Fremont County.

The Shoshone National Forest is holding public meetings in September as a next step in ...

Family sets up Joe McGowan Fund to honor Lander man, benefit community

The initial hope is to build the fund up to $25,000 and award a $1,000 grant every year.

An endowment fund has been established in honor of the ...

CWC Lander Center

The new facility is an important and most-fitting part of college offerings

An outstanding community milestone has been accomplished at the start of ...

Helton tops list of One Shot hunters in Lander

Retired Colorado Rockies baseball great Todd Helton is joining Gov. Matt Mead and local attorney Terry Martin on the Wyoming Team in the world-famous Lander ...

 
 

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