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Fort Washakie man sentenced for child abuse

A Fort Washakie man was sentenced this month for child abuse of his minor brother.
An indictment filed Nov. 16, charged that the monthe prior, Hank Smith, ...

'Old timers' share stories of Dubois at museum

The Dubois Museum hosted its annual "Old Timers Celebration" at the Headwaters Arts and Community Center this month. The event invited members of the ...

Library airs opera based on Czech fairy tale

On Saturday, Feb. 25, the MET Opera "Live in HD" series will air "Rusalka," featuring Antonin Dvorak's music and a love story between a water spirit and a ...

High snowpack stops cloud seeding in Winds

q The seeding will continue only if the mountain range's snow-water equivalent drops to certain percentage of the median.

The Wyoming Water Development ...

'We're going to see something we've never seen before'

Irrigators warn required river restoration has increased flooding risk



A project to reroute the Wind River in Johnstown Valley could complicate ...

Veterans support program awards truck to Fort Washakie vets

The Eastern Shoshone Tribe was a recipient of a Ford vehicle this month from the Wounded Warriors Family Support's Native American Veterans Support ...

Reject tribal trash offer, staff advises

Decision expected Tuesday night

Riverton city staff will recommend Tuesday that the city council reject an offer by the Northern Arapaho Solid Waste ...

Fremont County digest

Enzi needs page for the summer
Sen. Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., is encouraging Wyoming high school students to apply to be a Senate page for the summer sessions ...

Recreation funds down 17 percent from 2016

The Fremont County School District 25 Recreation Board awarded less in grant funding to local organizations this year compared to the previous award period in ...

Riverton FFA shows well at fair, hosts community events

The Riverton FFA started the new year in early May of 2016 with the election of the 2016-2017 officers. The officers include: Braxton Crofts (President), Tiana ...

Local FFA chapters involved with National FFA Week

Fremont County FFA chapters will celebrate National FFA Week, Feb. 18-25, 2017. This year's theme is Transform Purpose to Action, and it embraces more than 89 ...

A busy year for Shoshoni FFA

The Shoshoni FFA has had a busy year and is gearing up for another successful year to come. Some chapter highlights include, a chapter officer retreat to ...

Local students perform at all-state music festival

Seventeen Fremont County vocal and instrumental musicians have earned all-state music recognition this year. The all-state music festival and concert was Jan. ...

Online tax bills pass, with differences

The Senate version now heads back to the House for a concurrence vote.

(AP) -- A bill that would have online companies that sell goods to Wyoming ...

Young musicians prevail at Stars of Tomorrow

The Riverton Kiwanis Club hosted their 22nd annual Stars of Tomorrow talent contest Saturday, February 11, at the Robert A. Peck Arts Center ...

In coal state, new supercomputer crunches climate change

It got to work a few weeks ago crunching numbers for several ambitious projects, from modeling air currents at wind farms to figuring out how to better ...

14 from FreCo graduate from UW

The following Fremont County students graduated from the University of Wyoming in the fall:

Dubois
Cody Lee Day BS

Lander
Jordan ...

Tribal license plate bill passed in Senate on unanimous vote

A bill to establish specialty Wyoming license platesconnected to the Eastern Shoshone and Northern Arapaho tribespassed in the Wyoming Senate withno "nay" ...

Growing veggies locally a challenge, but a fun one, say Master Gardeners

They spoke to winter-bound enthusiasts at Fremont Count Farm and Ranch Days.

Somewhere beneath the deep snow, the ice and the frost, garden plots ...

Lander chapter marks FFA Week with several events

The Lander FFA Chapter consistently produces young people who are motivated and capable. This is evident by the number of State FFA Degrees, American FFA ...

 
 

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