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Sailors remembered at Friday service

LARAMIE (AP) -- Kenny Sailors, the college basketball Hall of Famer credited by some with being the first to use the modern jump shot, was remembered at his ...

Judge won't halt bison kill

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- A federal judge has denied a request to halt the planned capture and slaughter of bison migrating from Yellowstone National Park.
U.S. ...

State loses 2 rigs; U.S. count dips

HOUSTON (AP) -- Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. decreased by 48 this week to ...

Fremont County Digest

Pavillion water meeting Feb. 17
The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality and the Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission host a rescheduled ...

Service week at Wind River to raise funds for family

The goal is to raise $10,000 with all money going to the family of Kaiden Burk for medical expenses.

Wind River High School is hosting its seventh ...

Interim ambulance chief to say on; privatization under continuing review

Kendra Bogacz took over the position in August on a six-month basis after the firing of former EMS director Joseph Zillmer.

Kendra Bogacz will ...

'Magic Flute' shown again Saturday at Lander Library

"The Magic Flute" returns for an encore high-definition video broadcast this Saturday, Feb. 13, in the Carnegie Room at the Lander Library.
The production ...

Voters can follow bills, contact legislators during budget session

With renovations under way at the Wyoming Capitol building, the 63rd Wyoming Legislature will convene for session Feb. 8 at the Jonah Business Center at 2001 ...

District 25 has top enrollment in county; Dubois is smallest at 144

The Wyoming Department of Education has released statewide fall enrollment totals for 2015-2016.
The statistics show Riverton schools host the largest number ...

Volunteers tackle dizzying job at state's biggest wrestling tourney

Behind-the-scenes programs are popular on some cable television networks. ...

Crunch in Cheyenne

Highly anticipated - and dreaded - state legislative session kicks off Monday

The 63rd Wyoming Legislature convenes Monday in Cheyenne to begin work ...

Tourism statewide set record in '15

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Wyoming attracted a record number of tourists -- and their money -- in 2015.
State Office of Tourism Executive Director Diane Shober says lower ...

More families challenged by energy slump

The sharp downturn in the energy industry is having a rippling effect on communities, even grumbling ...

Wyoming digest

Komen chapter in state to close
CHEYENNE (AP) -- The Wyoming affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure will be shutting down next year, but another ...

Air service task force eyes Colorado airline for Riverton Regional

Same carrier now serving Sheridan

The Fremont Air Service Task Force hopes to begin negotiations this quarter to bring a new airline, Denver Air ...

Seven griz moved from county, one in

Seven of the 51 grizzly bear capture events undertaken last year by the Wyoming Game and Fish Department took place in Fremont County, according to the ...

Feds want to settle lawsuit on coal mines

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Federal officials disclosed Thursday that they want to enter settlement talks with an environmental group that sued the government over ...

RPD thanks citizen for efforts during Sophia Archer incident last year

The Riverton Police Department presented Mike Parazoo with the "Citizen Appreciation Citation" on Tuesday for his efforts to stop Sophia and Lillian Archer ...

Allen says tight fiscal climate an opportunity to revisit priorities

Trying to balance a budget for the next biennium with a revenue shortfall is an opportunity to assess how Wyoming spends its money and reprioritize, said State ...

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Divorces

Divorces granted in Fremont County District Court:

- Karl James Fournier from Bobbi Jo Magill, wife's ...

 
 

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