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Lander teen finalist in film competition

A teenage filmmaker from Lander is pointing her lens at driver safety. Discovery EducationannouncedCatherine Marple, a home-schooled high school senior,as ...

RMS science team heading to nat'l tournament

Students from Riverton Middle School will head to Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio, next month for the Science Olympiad National Tournament.
The team ...

Kinnear man to prison for child porn

Federal district court judge Scott Skavdahl sentenced Charles Patrick Jeffery of Kinnear to 40 months in prison last week by for possession of child ...

Jeffrey City ranch honored for access

A board of three state agencies have recognized the Graham Family Ranch near Jeffrey City for its contribution to the hunting and fishing tradition of the ...

Tribes meet on plans for reservation clean-up project

The Eastern Shoshone and Northern Arapaho tribes have come together for a clean up initiative they're calling "Honor the Earth."
Business council members of ...

County sees surge in cardiac deaths; suicides drop in 2017

Fremont County has seen an increase in heart related deaths in men so far in 2017.
Coroner Mark Stratmoen said five men aged 30-60 died in the first quarter ...

Restitution ordered for local man who smashed apartment

After taking a plea agreement, a Fremont County man man will be ordered to pay more than $7,000 in restitution after smashing the belongings of his roommate, ...

Past WyoPBS leader now has national post: vows to oppose Trump on cuts

Ruby Calvert hasn't stopped advocating for public media despite retiring two years ago as general manager for the Wyoming Public Broadcasting Service.
Calvert ...

A water tank towered above the grounds of the Wyoming Honor Farm for more than half a century before it was removed 14 years ago this week.
Used as the ...

All about art: Students, teacher bring eminence to Pavillion

When Joy Jones attended the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts's national conference last month, the Wind River High School art teacher already ...

Spotter training scheduled in Lander

The National Weather Service will teach a Severe Weather Spotter training class to increase the number of weather spotters in the Wind River Basin.
The free, ...

Illegal immigration not major problem locally, says sheriff

Hornecker: Priority is service


Officials at the federal level are ramping up immigration enforcement nationwide, but in Fremont County, Sheriff ...

Slade Becker scored the lone goal in Riverton's home victory against the Class 3-A top-ranked Warriors.

Slade Becker has made his name stopping ...

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Divorces


Divorces granted in Fremont County District Court:

-Janet Cassandra Henry from Eldon James ...

Hi Mountain Jerky, Linton honored by Chamber

The Riverton Chamber of Commerce presented its annual community awards in a luncheon at the Wind River Casino last Friday. Nominees for Community Service, ...

New regs on joint offerings affecting CWC enrollment

Riverton Regional Airport was one of six airports recognized last month during the recent Federal Aviation Administration Northwest Mountain Region Airports ...

Insurers urging White House to stabilize Affordable Care Act process

WASHINGTON (AP) -- "Obamacare" is proving more of a challenge than the Trump administration bargained for.
With the "repeal and replace" effort at an impasse ...

Wyoming digest

Injured park wolf euthanized
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (AP) -- One of only three white wolves roaming Yellowstone National Park has been put down by ...

New regs on joint offerings affecting CWC enrollment

At issue is a higher level of credentialing for concurrent enrollment instructors mandated by 2022.

Administrators at Central Wyoming College ...

Runway rebuild at airport earns regional honors for operations, management

Riverton Regional Airport was one of six airports recognized last month during the recent Federal Aviation Administration Northwest Mountain Region Airports ...

 
 

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