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ST. CLAIR
A child was born to Adrianne Swimmer of Ethete and Bryan St. Clair Jr. of Ethete at 3:36 p.m. ...

A large crowd marched nearly a mile up North Federal Blvd. from Riverton City Park to City Hall on Monday in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Speeches ...

Mountain lion hunters in Wyoming soon could be allowed to use traps and snares under a bill proposed by state Rep. Jim Allen, R-Lander.
House Bill 12 is an ...

Grizzly delist likely in '16, federal bear managers say

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is expected to remove the grizzly bear from the "threatened" list this year.
The designation has given the North American ...

Elk numbers in northern Yellowstone looking good

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) -- Officials say the elk population in the northern part of Yellowstone National Park and southern Montana is stable after dropping over the ...

State money shortfall may be costly to airport

The governor's budget proposal for the 2017-18 biennium shows cuts to the Air Service Enhancement Program.

Riverton Regional Airport could receive ...

Canyon crash cleared; speed limit restored

Damage caused by a truck that crashed in Wind River Canyon last week has been repaired
Repair work has slowed down traffic on U.S. 20/Highway 789 since a ...

Coal-lease moratorium affects some state mines; leasing had slowed already

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- At least 30 applications from companies seeking to mine hundreds of millions of tons of coal face suspension as the government reviews ...

Mid-January typically isn't the time a new mayor is picked, but Dubois had no choice 35 years ago this week.
Mayor Ervin Cline announced his resignation, ...

King Day walk 10 a.m. Monday in Riverton

A Walk for Equality is planned for 10 a.m. Monday in Riverton in recognition of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
The walk begins at Riverton City Park near the ...

PARADE, VEHICLER00;SHOW START 30TH YEAR; MEDALLION CLUES BEGIN MONDAY

The Wild West Winter Carnival kicked off its 30th year Friday with the annual ...

Adventure treks return for 2016

In 2015, Fremont County Museums in Dubois, Lander and Riverton created the Adventure Trek Series to allow visitors the chance to explore the history, culture ...

Fremont County Digest

Vendor applications available for Winter Fair
Preliminary plans are nearly set for the 2016 Wyoming State Winter Fair Feb. 27 through March 5 in ...

Energy Share of Wyoming kicks off for new season

Raising more than $100,000 and assisting more than350 families statewide are among goals of Energy Share of Wyoming, which kicked off its 2015-16 season in ...

Officials have confirmed that the driver involved in the Thursday evening crash that caused traffic delays in the Wind River Canyon did not suffer major ...

Splash pad aiming for funds by May, opening summer '17

By May, the Riverton Wyoming Splash Pad Group wants to raise $120,000 through grants, city funding and fundraising for an above-ground recreational water ...

Plan would join staff of WLRC and state hospital

CHEYENNE - For years, the Wyoming Life Resource Center and Wyoming State Hospital in Evanston have been separate facilities with separate staff.
When the two ...

Forest mapping workshops set for two Fremont County locations this week

Winter Wildlands Alliance, the Wyoming Wilderness Association,Togwotee Pass Backcountry Alliance, NOLS, and the Greater Yellowstone Coalition are hosting ...

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Corrections

The caption on Wednesday's front page describing a two-vehicle accident on West Sunset drive in Riverton ...

Court says no to salary for fired teacher

CHEYENNE (TNS) -- The Wyoming Supreme Court has reversed a local judge's decision to award a terminated Laramie County School District 1 teacher his salary for ...

 
 

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