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With recycling on the line, forums set in Riverton, Lander

County plans to end most of the program

Local officials and conservation groups have organized two upcoming meetings to brainstorm ways to avoid the ...

The annual Wyoming Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service took place Saturday at the Wyoming Fire Academy in Riverton. An honor guard placed a wreath in memory ...

A popular event repeated several times in the 1950s was the Fremont County Spring Fashion Faire, in which local citizens and occasional out-of-town guests ...

Fremont County digest

Recycling forums April 7, April 18
The Fremont County Solid Waste Disposal District is reviewing its recycling program due to increased operation ...

Antler shed collection prohibited through spring across wide area

Shed antler hunting is still restricted in many areas of Wyoming, and the Wyoming Game and Fish Department is actively enforcing trespassing rules.
Wyoming's ...

Penalties set for meth and theft defendants

Two more defendants of the 2015 sting on a 13-person meth-amphetamine ring have received probation.
Timothy Schimmel had his proceedings suspended in March ...

Early childhood screenings April 8 in Fort Washakie

The free screenings run from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the EIP building.

The Eastern Shoshone Early Intervention Program, a non-profit agency ...

Seminars aim to avoid conflict with dangerous animals in state

With the arrival spring, bears are waking up from their winter sleep at the same time people are preparing to enjoy the great outdoors.
The Wyoming Game and ...

Man charged with injuring, threatening family

A Riverton man was arrested on felony charges after reports he choked his 6-year-old son at their apartment on Eagle Drive, then threatened his wife with a ...

Wind River kids unite in fund drive to help Dubois

Shortly after a fire ripped through the heart of downtown Dubois destroying several business buildings in the local mountain town, a group of students in a ...

Successful trainees best selling point as enrollment builds


Recruitment of students remains one of the key challenges for the Wind River Job Corps, ...

Air service deal complete; city OK is next step

Jet flights expected to begin July 1

THE PLAN WITH KEY LIME AIR

- Flights daily from Riverton Regional Airport to ...

Fremont County rig count zero; national tally dips to new record low

The number of operational rigs in Wyoming and the United States has been falling steadily since last fall according to statistics from oilfield services ...

Today

Deaths

HOVANDER
Mary Dell Hovander, 77, died in her home on March 31. Funeral services will be held 1 p.m., ...

On Feb. 12, Jayden Haslam had his last day at the Wind River Job Corps. At age 20, he became the school's first graduate.
Before the Job Corps opened last ...

Miller Chairs panel on study of pot 'edibles' in Wyoming

A legislative committee will take another crack at establishing an edible marijuana law next year after the Wyoming Legislature failed to approve several ...

Auto sales see best month since 2005

DETROIT (AP) -- Most major automakers reported big U.S. sales gains in March as the auto industry appeared to be headed for its best month in more than a ...

Wyoming digest

Trump stumbling ahead of Wisconsin vote
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Next Tuesday's Wisconsin presidential primary is emerging as a crucial lifeline for ...

After lengthy debate, the Arapahoe school board voted unanimously to eliminate the school in its current form.

The Fremont County School District 38 ...

Good jobs report; rate ticks up, but for right reason

WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. employers shrugged off signs of weak growth and extended their long stretch of steady hiring in March, adding 215,000 jobs.
The ...

 
 

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