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No problems with voting so far in Wyo.

The Wyoming Secretary of State's Office says it hasn't heard of any problems around the state with voting.
Agency spokesman Will Dinneen says he's only heard ...

4 to 6 years for man who broke skull with Xbox

Jalen Abeyta of Riverton has been sentenced to four to six years in prison in connection an attack that took place in May.
Abeyta had found his girlfriend in ...

Cheney closes in on dad's old seat

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) -- Wyoming voters will decide whether their next U.S. representative should be former Vice President Dick Cheney's older daughter or a ...

Clerk says process is smooth so far.
Fremont County Clerk Freese said voter turnout Tuesday morning initially seemed low, but she expects vote counts ...

Wyoming digest

Probation for teacher who seduced student
CODY (AP) -- A former Douglas and Cody special education teacher has been sentenced to four to five years of ...

Fun and fright at the museum

The annual "Halloween Night at the Museum" at the Lander Pioneer Museum was a spooky Saturday, Oct. 29, with 1,508 county residents attending.
"This has ...

Attention was diverted from a competitive and engrossing election campaign in Fremont County -- at least for a day -- by this spectacular traffic accident 54 ...

Hay seminar in Riverton to discuss markets

The newly established Wyoming Hay and Forage Association is hosting a production and marketing seminar in Riverton on Nov. 16 at the Fremont County ...

'In the trenches' with parents, says Kelli Gard

Six candidates are competing for the four open spots on the Fremont County School District 25 Board of Trustees this year, including Kelli Gard.
The ...

Two Riverton women are donating 25 "comfort quilts" to the Wyoming Highway Patrol for use in comforting citizens involved in crashes and other life-threatening ...

Good at seeing all sides, says Becky Lancaster

Becky Lancaster has been interested in being on the Fremont County School District 25 Board for a long time, and decided this year the time is finally right. ...

Manning runs for 7th school board term

Carl Manning is running for his seventh term on the Fremont County District 25 Board of Trustees.
Manning, 67, currently holds the position of board chairman, ...

Fremont County digest

'A Night of Jazz' at CWC
The Central Wyoming College Music Department will present "A Night of Jazz" on Friday at 7 p.m. in the Robert A. Peck Arts ...

After more than a century, ancient inhabitants return

Gathered inside a tall, sturdy, wooden pen, 10 bison stood poised while a long-awaited release ...

Wind River program gets new director

Butch Parks has joined as Program Director for the Wind River Program, a land conservation program located in Dubois and focused on projects in Fremont County. ...

Local police and game managers spent two hours chasing a large bull moose around Riverton on Thursday afternoon.
It was the first moose that's wandered into ...

Schoening: Board cohesion useful in trying times

Nicole Schoening is running unopposed to keep her seat on the Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees.
She was appointed to represent Riverton-Shoshoni ...

Another fundraising project has eight days left in order to match a $10,000 offer.

Black Hills Corporation Foundation has granted $10,000 to assist ...

Overturf: Long education career in other locales

William H. (Hank) Overturf wants to put his experience and training in education to use as a member of the Fremont County School District 25 Board of ...

Over: Tuned in to communities in rural county

Ernie Over didn't expect to be unopposed when he filed early for the open Subdistrict 1 seat on the Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees.
He hopes he can ...

 
 

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