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Tribal veterans get transport help

As a result of Wond Warriors Family Support, the Eastern Shoshone Tibes is received a Ford truck to help transport veterans to their Veterans Affairs medical ...

Library to show 'Don Giovanni'

Mozart's saucy, tragicomic "Don Giovanni" will be broadcast live in an HD video from New York's Metropolitan Opera at the Lander library on Saturday.
Viewers ...

A different alarm sound is being heard throughout Riverton now that an old siren atop the old City Hall building downtown has been replaced by a new one a few ...

Red Crossneeds help to install reservation alarms

About 300 homes have made appointments.

As part of the Home Fire Prevention Campaign, the American Red Cross of Wyoming will be installing ...

Brothers make it their business to pick up after Big Horn litterbugs

POWELL (AP) -- It bugged them so much that they decided to address the unsightly mess.
Powell boys Quincy and Devon Barhaug, aged 9 and 7 respectively, made it ...

Documents indicate tribal chairman may have misused fed cash

Shoshone leader says action was appropriate

When the Shoshone Business Council issued lay-off letters Sept. 30 to employees of the shared tribal ...

Deferred term for Riverton suspect in strangulation

Aaron Holliday, who choked his girlfriend last month and then hid from police, will received a deferred sentence as part of a plea deal.
Instead of ...

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 ...

 
 

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