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Marine Corps League commandant Grant Clark saluted the Veterans of Foreign Wars monument in Mountain View Cemetery at a Memorial Day service held Monday ...

Home for Horses

New sanctuary in county provides safe place for wild mustangs

At a spacious ranch north of Lander on the Wind River Indian Reservation, 130 wild ...

Filing ended Friday; here's candidate list

Final list of all filed candidates for state and Fremont County offices:

U.S. House of Representatives
Heath Beaudry (R)
Liz Cheney (R)
Leland ...

Crowded field finalized for U.S. House primaries

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Liz Cheney, the oldest daughter for former Vice President Dick Cheney, faces a crowded field as she runs for the Wyoming's lone U.S. House seat ...

CWC cuts some funds for sports, but leaders say programs valuable

As Central Wyoming College administrators work to balance a substantially reduced budget for fiscal year 2017, trustees have been fielding questions from ...

For many years, Memorial Day weekend in Fremont County meant the Wyoming State Champion Old-Time Fiddle Contest in Shoshoni. Crowds would fill the high school ...

Veteran help set in several spots in June

A state of Wyoming veterans service officer from the Wyoming Veterans Commission will conduct community outreach services in Wyoming cities throughout ...

Fremont County digest

FlyRiverton Open House June 4
A FlyRiverton open house hosted by FAST and the Riverton Regional Airport will take place from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. ...

Memorial Day preparations

Steven Weaver and sons Jared and Adam (right) planted flags at the graves of veterans Saturday morning at Mountain View Cemetery in Riverton. They joined ...

State planning new fishing regs; public comment due this Friday

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is proposing several 2017 fishing regulation changes, including seining regulations, life baitfish dealing, and ...

Primary ballot set; contests coming up for both commission and the Legislature

The Republican dominance of Fremont County's elected offices will face a test this year, as several Democrats threw their hats into the political ring as the ...

SouthFederal repairs to begin in June; traffic delays coming

Concrete repairs and other work are scheduled to begin Monday, June 6, on South Federal Boulevard inRiverton between Washington and Monroe avenues.
Archer ...

House and city council races shape up; one day left to file

Liz Cheney formally filed to run for Wyoming's seat in the U.S. Houses of Representatives Thursday, now bringing the total number of filed candidates up to 12, ...

With school funds slashed, districts ask legislators for answers

K-12 education spending in Wyoming has been trimmed by $36 million by the Wyoming Legislature this year, and Fremont County School districts will be touched ...

Top college leadership finalists for more jobs

Two more institutions have identified top leadership at Central Wyoming College as presidential search finalists.
CWC president Cris Valdez, who recently was ...

Wyoming digest

Store manager swiped $35K in gift cards
RAWLINS (AP) -- A former manager of Bi-Rite Gifts in Rawlins has pleaded no contest to a charge of ...

Fort Washakie man sentenced for abusing minor

He also will be required to pay a restitution of $5,656 and he will serve 20 years of supervised probation after his release.


Robert Aragon of Fort ...

Failed engine caused plane crash last year, investigators conclude

POWELL (AP) -- Federal investigators have determined that a plane crash near Cody that killed four people last year was likely caused by a failed engine.
An ...

FBI seeks tips on Wyoming kidnap suspects

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- The FBI asked the public for tips Wednesday as it investigates whether a father and son accused of tying up a woman and her four teenage ...

Wolverines, Tigers in championship games

BREAKING NEWS: The Riverton Wolverine boys soccer team has qualified for the Class 4-A state championship game. Riverton plays Laramie for the state title at 4 ...

 
 

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