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Legislative leaders lend support to local issues

Fremont County legislators had a strong presence at this year's legislative session, which featured Sen. Eli Bebout, R-Riverton as Senate President, and Rep. ...

Trump's coal support unlikely to help industry immediately

About 40 percent of coal produced in the U.S. comes from federal land in Western states.

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- President Donald Trump's move to ...

UW trustees want more work on program fees proposal

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) -- The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees has declined to act on a proposal to adopt cost-based student fees for academic programs after ...

Oil flows through Dakota Access line

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- Oil has been pumped into a controversial section of the Dakota Access pipeline after months of delays caused by protests and Native ...

Power positions in Cheyenne for FreCo reps

Fremont County senators and representatives held top leadership positions during the 2017 session of the Wyoming Legislature.

Sen. Eli Bebout, ...

Hard, snowy winter stressed stockgrowers across Wyoming

POWELL (AP) -- The snowy winter caused challenges for some Wyoming livestock producers, who spent more time and money working to help their herds survive into ...

Wyoming Digest

Highway deaths prompt safety campaign
(AP) -- The Wyoming Department of Transportation is launching a highway safety awareness campaign after a spate of ...

Prison time nixed for man who beat pregnant girlfriend

Isaac Jenkins has received a suspended sentence after pleading guilty to aggravated assault and battery for a Jan. 27 attack on his pregnant girlfriend.
The ...

County Dems name chairman

The Fremont County Democratic Party has elected a new chair who aims to bring "a commitment to effective electoral organizing and a bold progressive ...

County offers cost share for pest

Fremont County Weed and Pest is now offering a 40 percent cost share on chemical controls for oystershell scale purchased at one of its shops or an approved ...

Top admin at St. Stephen's renews contract

Board members for St. Step-hen's Indian School Education Association Inc. offered superintendent Frank No Runner his second two-year contract in February to ...

Rez gardening program marks its first year

Partners from the Wind River Indian Reservation and University of Wyoming, with support from a five-year, $2.5 million grant from the National Institutes of ...

NWS urges caution on controlled burns

Each year, as the spring burning season gets into full swing, at least a few agricultural burns in Fremont County get out of control. This year, the National ...

NWS urges caution on controlled burns

Each year, as the spring burning season gets into full swing, at least a few agricultural burns in Fremont County get out of control. This year, the National ...

Meager Title 25 talks irk county

Fremont County commissioners have reproached the Wyoming Department of Health for the way it is implementing a 2016 law that increases the amount of ...

Man who damaged cop car now charged with car theft

The man serving jail time for damaging a police cruiser in December now faces prison time after police say they discovered he stole an SUV and stripped it for ...

Meeting scheduled for disaster planning

Fremont County officials, including those from Dubois, Lander, Pavillion, Riverton and Shoshoni governments are in the process of updating the 2012 ...

CWC to renew BOCHES tax

The Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees intends to renew its half-mill levy for the CWC Board of Cooperative Higher Educational Services.
A public ...

State making investment tweaks; county might follow suit

Though they're more risky, corporate bonds offer higher returns than most of the county's current investments.

The Wyoming State Treasurer's office ...

Cathie Lopez was burned critically when the USSR00;Cole was attacked in 2000

"Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with ...

 
 

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