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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 ...

City to start over on admin search; no deal with finalist

After an executive session Thursday, the Riverton City Council voted to rescind the city administrator offer of employment it had agreed to make to its top ...

Shoshones sue fed government over joint tribal funding protocol

Talks aimed at reaching a settlement in the lawsuit the Northern Arapaho Business Council filed against the federal government are expected this month.
A ...

This first round of cuts has been tough, but a second round would be agonizing

Bad news never lands softly.
This week, Fremont County School District 25 in ...

State gets fed grant to help coal jobless

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The State of Wyoming has been awarded up to $2 million in federal funds to retrain workers in the northeast part of the state who lost their ...

Elk foundation pumping $314K into research, habitat projects

MISSOULA, Mont.--The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation awarded $314,629 in grant funding to assist with elk research, habitat enhancement, permanent land protection ...

University eliminating Outreach School

LARAMIE (AP) -- University of Wyoming off-campus centers in Casper and elsewhere will remain open even though the university is eliminating its Outreach School, ...

Property tax increase likely for businesses in Riverton

The Fremont County Assessor's Office has physically inspected commercial properties in Riverton this year, as it does every six years.
Assessor Tara Berg said ...

Church services, egg hunts across county through weekend

Easter may be Sunday, but Holy Week activities have been ongoing throughout Fremont County.
Several churches are celebrating Maundy Thursday with evening ...

Seven layoffs set for Riverton school system

They are part of a 20-person reduction in force, with the rest covered through retirement, resignation and reassignment.

Terry Snyder, superintendent ...

Wyoming digest

Man sentenced in death of co-worker
ROCK SPRINGS (AP) -- A 27-year-old man has been sentenced to 40 to 80 years in prison in the stabbing death of a ...

Most district 25 cuts achieved through attrition

Fremont County School District 25 identified 20 positions for elimination, but only seven people were laid off because of attrition the district has ...

Wyoming digest

Woman stole $48K from man with dementia
CASPER (AP) -- A Wyoming woman has acknowledged stealing more than $48,000 from an 89-year-old man with ...

Yellowstone report cites improper actions to women

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Federal investigators said Wednesday they have found credible evidence that male supervisors and staff in the maintenance division at ...

 
 

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