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An enthusiastic crowd bordered Main Street in Riverton for 10 blocks during Friday afternoon's Riverton High School
Homecoming Parade.

In addition to ...

UW scholarships available for reservation students

Scholarship applications are now available from the Chief Washakie Memorial awards committee for the 2017-18 academic year at the University of Wyoming, with ...

The largest pumpkin ever grown in Wyoming was certified on Oct. 8 in Riverton. Ron Hoffman of Riverton, a longtime grower of Atlantic Giant pumpkins, raised ...

Maldonado challenging Allen for House of Representatives slot

Northern Arapaho tribal liaison for the governor's office, Sergio Maldonado is hoping to be elected to the Wyoming Legislature once again after failing to gain ...

City won't pay for veterinary costs tied to death of dog

The City of Riverton has rejected a request from Warren and Candy Olmstead to pay for veterinary bills incurred prior to the death of their dog that suffered ...

County to require dialogue for new 'man camps,' but no hard regulations

As Fremont County's subdivision regulations have undergone revisions this year, the Planning Commission has been debating for most of 2016 whether to begin ...

More than 300 votes were counted Tuesday after a week-long election of the Riverton Senior Citizens Center board of directors.
Amont the 10 candidate,s the ...

District 25 administrators served food at the annual homecoming chili feed Tuesday night at Wolverine Field. From left, district business manager Lu Beecham, ...

The Fremont County Hay Producers gave remaining funds Help for Health Hospice Center, following the recent dissolution of the Hay Producers.
The Hay ...

Black Butte export deal rare bit of good coal news

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- A coal company with mines in Montana and Wyoming said Thursday that it's begun exporting fuel to Asia through a Canadian shipping ...

Governor to create outdoor rec task force

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Gov. Matt Mead is creating a new task force to promote the outdoor recreational industry in Wyoming.
A statement from the governor's office ...

County orchestra concerts announced

First up is the FSO-sponsored Piatagorsky Foundation Wyoming tour concert in Lander, set for 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28.

Fremont Symphony Orchestra ...

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Births

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A child was born to Breanna Fawson of Lander and Edward Case of Lander at 9:10 a.m. October 12 at ...

Jackson man tied to homicide arrested

JACKSON (AP) -- A Wyoming man has been arrested in Florida on vehicular homicide charges.
The 28-year-old Jackson resident was arrested Thursday in Naples, ...

Riverton High School's marching band is completing preparations for the Wyoming State Marching Band Festival at the Casper Events Center on Saturday. The band ...

Wyoming digest

Man convicted of arson for trailer fire
CASPER (AP) -- A 55-year-old Casper man has been convicted of arson for burning down his ex-wife's trailer house ...

Study shows no major impacts in mine proposal

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- The state Department of Environmental Quality says a Canadian company's proposal to explore for precious metals in a mining district north ...

After an initial setback Tuesday due to weather, Riverton High School burned its ceremonial "R" as home- coming activities continued Wednesday night at ...

Wyoming digest

Another record month for Yellowstone
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (AP) -- Record numbers of visitors continued to flood Yellowstone National Park in ...

Coal company says it has deal to export through Canada port

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- A company with coal mines in Wyoming and Montana said Thursday that it's begun exporting fuel to Asia through a Canadian port -- a rare ...

 
 

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