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More than 150 swimmers participated in U.S.A Swimming's eighth annual swim-a-thon Monday night at the Riverton Aquatic Center, including 80 team members and 60 ...

Kim Ibach always knew she would end up in Riverton - the family ties were just too strong for her to stay away.
The Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees ...

Economic slump putting strain on county personnel

Wyoming's economic downturn is testing Fremont County's ability to cover the same amount of service with fewer employees.
The Fremont County Commission made a ...

Economic slump putting strain on county personnel

Wyoming's economic downturn is testing Fremont County's ability to cover the same amount of service with fewer employees.
The Fremont County Commission made a ...

Mead: Time to use 'rainy day' money to avoid more budget cuts

Even with major budget cuts earlier this year, Wyoming is still looking at a large deficit for the 2017-18 biennium, according to a report released Monday by ...

Drop-off recycling ends Tuesday

Curbside to continue, but qualified items reduced significantly

Beginning Tuesday, Nov. 1, neighborhood recycling drop-off containers will no longer ...

"Zombie" Richard Wiblemo prepared to pounce on an unsuspecting runner at a Zombie Run 5k run in Riverton on Oct. 8, when runners tried to compete the run ...

CWD found near Dubois

The disease is now in Fremont County after spreading westward across the state this year.

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department confirmed chronic ...

The Wind River Advocacy Center's voting workshop and youth-led candidate forum was the latest in the center's efforts to encourage civic participation among ...

Major Luke Urish, who grew up in Lander and graduated from LVHS in 1996, has retired from the United States Air Force.
He went to the United States Air Force ...

Wolves to be killed after repeated attacks on livestock; entire pack has been problem

This is at least the third time the wolves have made their way onto pastures with grazing livestock in Teton County.

JACKSON (AP) -- Three wolves in a ...

More than 50 students and their families from the Wyoming Connections Academy recently took a field trip to South Pass City to learn the history of the gold ...

Backers line up to push putting 'rainy day' funds in stock market

Looking to stretch Wyoming's finances in the face of a combined downturn in energy revenues and the sagging bond market, state lawmakers are asking voters to ...

Men sentenced in separate meth offenses; one for two years, another for 10

Two Riverton men have been sentenced to years in prison for methamphetamine offenses.
An indictment filed July 22, 2015, charged Douglas Alan Bemus, 26, with ...

Center of Hope plans fundraiser Thursday night

Volunteers of America will hold its annual Empty Bowl Event from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27, at the Fremont County Fairgrounds Fremont Center.
All funds ...

Half of Arapaho council members don't survive primary election

Roughly 1,400 Northern Arapaho Tribal members submitted a vote Thursday for the primary election.
The Great Plains Hall location led the voter count with 754 ...

Sportsmen praise state's findings in new land study

"Wyoming sportsmen and women are not surprised by the conclusion offered up by the long-awaited Study on the Management of Public Lands," said Max Ludington, ...

One of the most important businesses in a rural Wyoming community in the late 1800s and early 1900s was the livery stable and a saddle maker.
The Lander ...

WAM advises changes in state's funding for cities and towns

With cities and towns suffering from the downturn in the state's energy sector, the Wyoming Association of Municipalities has published a report designed to ...

Fremont County voters liked what they had in State Rep. Harry Tipton in 1994. Already a seven-term veteran of the Wyoming House of Representatives, the Lander ...

 
 

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