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2015 Students of the Year

Keegan Her Many Horses
Wyoming Indian High School
This year's Student of the Year from Wyoming Indian High School is headed to Black Hills ...

BLM urges caution on rural roads

The agency advises travelers to wait until wet routes dry up.

The Bureau of Land Management Wind River/Bighorn Basin District advises travelers on ...

State track show youth of Wyoming at their best

Gloom and doom seems to be the most popular form of communication for many people. For some it's the only topic they can ever engage in.
Not to ruin the ...

Up, down up

Revenue projections make budgeting a chore

Sometimes when we are living through extraordinary circumstances, we are so busy dealing with them that ...

The top middle school track, and field athletes participated Monday at the annual "Best of the Best" at Bill Bush Memorial Stadium in Lander.
All the Fremont ...

Survey finds 10 percent of county residents have diabetes

Also, 25 percent of Fremont County adults are obese, 23 percent smoke "every day or most days" and 24 percent did not have health insurance, according to ...

Stacks and scrubbers

A big oil refinery is going try to comply with new pollution rules

Last week the owners of the big HollyFrontier oil refinery in Cheyenne announced ...

Graduation exercises dot calendar

Central Wyoming College's nurse pinning ceremony was Thursday.

Students from around Fremont County graduate over the next three weeks, freshly ...

Fremont County least healthy in state for fifth consecutive year, survey says

A coalition has defined four priority issues affecting residents' health.

Fremont County has been named the least healthy county in Wyoming for the ...

Twenty years ago this month, composting was a hot topic in Fremont County. Tom Heald, a University of Wyoming Cooperative Extension agent, said he hoped to ...

ATV association invites volunteers to clean up public land

The Fremont County ATV Association and the Bureau of Land Management Lander Field Office plan to clean up of public lands at 9 a.m. Saturday in the Government ...

County revenue likely to climb $350K in fiscal '16

About $350,000 more should flow into the county general fund in the coming fiscal year than in the current one, Fremont County Treasurer Scott Harnsberger ...

County athletes nab medals across board on Kelly Walsh track

There was a Fremont County flavor Friday at the Trojan Invitational track and field meet in Casper.
The Riverton Wolverines, Lander Tigers and Shoshoni ...

Survey says county teens drinking less, smoking more pot

Fewer teenagers are drinking in Fremont County these days, but more are using marijuana. Those trends appear in a recently released report compiling survey ...

Many sandhill cranes are migrating through Fremont County this spring. Catching a photo of one or two is simple with a little work and knowledge.
The birds ...

When Reece Prosser lost in the finals of the prestigious Ron Thon Memorial wrestling tournament in February, he was determined not to have a setback again. ...

Jobless rate better in February; labor force tally improves

After slumping as the new year began, Fremont County's job market brightened across the board in February.
The improvements weren't spectacular, but they did ...

Basin snowpack dips to 68 percent; still time for a rebound

The Wind River Basin drainage level has been falling steadily all year after registering at or about 100 percent in the late fall and early ...

Churches plan Holy Week events starting Thursday

Local churches have planned special worship services this week leading up to Easter on Sunday.
Many of the events begin Thursday, when Christians remember the ...

The way it was: Toastmistresses -- 1974

Among the Toastmasters service club's missions is to instill confidence in public speaking among its members. The club was prominent in Fremont County 41 years ...

 
 

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