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Lander, Riverton and the Wind River Indian Reservation all were part of the race route in 1984 for the Red Dog bicycle stage race shortly after Independence ...

Friday rollover

Officers responded to a one vehicle rollover accident at about 3 p.m. Friday on Wyoming Highway 789, south of Riverton. A work truck from Keyhole Technologies ...

New food storage regs in place on Shoshone and B-T forests

Minimizing conflicts between people and bears is the focus of a revised food storage order which expands requirements for storing food on portions of the ...

Two-years of probation for man in meth case

A Riverton man was sentenced June 29 to two years supervised probation for distribution of methamphetamine.
The charge is punishable by up to 20 years in ...

Fiber upgrade on reservation hampered by council split

For more than three years, CenturyLink has been trying to secure an agreement that would upgrade the fiber optic connectivity on the Wind River Indian ...

'Men Who Cook' July 9, fairgrounds

The United Way of Southwest Wyoming and Graduation Matters Riverton will collaborate for sustainability through a major fundraising event called Men Who Cook. ...

Hand cart trek schedule available

The Bureau of Land Management Lander Field Office has posted an online schedule of group use along and adjacent to four National Historic Trails which will ...

Aspen Days scheduled July 12-14

A large habitat enhancement project in the South Pass area near Atlantic City begins its second year of activity this month.
The primary focus of the project ...

New UW president visits Riverton on Tuesday, reservation Wednesday

Fremont County residents have an opportunity to meet new University of Wyoming President Laurie Nichols during a public event Tuesday, July 5, at Central ...

Guardian takes over EMS; no oversight plan in place

Fremont County turned over its emergency management services to the private company AMRG, which will operate locally as Guardian EMS.
The change-over took ...

GOP House candidate forum Friday

Candidates running for Wyoming's contested seat in the U.S. House of Representatives participate in a public forum sponsored by the Fremont County Republican ...

Aiden Lebrun, left, tried his hand at the tomahawk throw Saturday afternoon at the 1838 ...

Vets, nurse students get first college fund pinch

Part 2 of 2

The Wyoming Community College Commission has prepared a list of 10 priorities showing the preferred order of budget cuts for the agency ...

New laws on guns, electric cars among those now taking effect

A number of new laws passed earlier this year by the Wyoming Legislature took effect July 1.
The biggest bills are budget-related, as the 2016 legislative ...

Raiders earn home split with Lovell

Ridge McCoy, Jaren Draper and Baylor Beers all had multi-hit games in an 11-10, extra-innings victory.

Riverton returned home after two weeks on the ...

Blake Dale had three hits and struck out nine on the mound in a 10-1 victory which clinched the Little League Majors championship.

For the first ...

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Births

HARRIS
A child was born to Ashley Rose Harris of Riverton and Tyler Kirk Harris of Riverton at 1:40 p.m. ...

Fremont County demonstrates its patriotism in full force every year with western flare and a spirit of community participation.
County residents come ...

Willow Creek School scheduled to open for first day of classes Aug. 23

Willow Creek Elementary School is back on track for completion, after a brief lag due to weather in March.
The construction had fallen about 2-3 weeks behind ...

City makes changes to utility billing; some fees up, but more flexibility permitted

Several changes have been made to the city's billing procedure for public services in an effort to clarify inconsistent language and provide transparency to ...

 
 

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