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Deaths

BARNETT
Lillian M. (Zednick) Barnett, 82, of Lander, died Monday, Nov. 2, at Westward Heights Care Center ...

Victims of Tuesday fatality identified; vehicle left road

Killed at the scene were Leah Addison, 33, and Byron C'Hair, 25.

The Fremont County Coroner has released the names of the two people who died in a ...

Few details released on suspicious deaths; officials say case could suffer

Details on the case of a woman and child found in a Lander home on Halloween night remain closed to the public, even though such information commonly has been ...

RHS Choir

Bailey Baxter and her fellow members of the Riverton High School Acabellas sang "On My Own" during the RHS choir concert Tuesday at the Robert A. Peck Arts ...

RHS Choir performed Nov. ...

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Births

ADDISON
A child was born to Hannah Headley of Ethete and Lance Addison of Arapaho at 3:06 p.m. Nov. 5 at ...

There's lots to think about here with the salty, savory flavor of the greens cooked with bacon, the sweetness of pork chops and the rich texture of the ...

Feds urged to fund firefighting differently, better

POLE MOUNTAIN (AP) -- The next federal spending bill should establish a new way to pay for fighting ever-more-severe wildfires as the cost of mobilizing fire ...

Digest

No administrator for Cheyenne
CHEYENNE (AP) -- Voters in Cheyenne will be sticking with the city's current form of government after they defeated a ...

Storm snarls I-80 traffic; bordering states take hard hit

A storm system that dropped a foot of snow in the Rockies was making travel hazardous as it headed east on Wednesday, menacing the Plains with heavy snow and ...

Melvin Cooper didn't get a medal for his plane crash heroics during WWII, but he's more than satisfied

Melvin Cooper never served ...

Flying colors for District 25 in accreditation, with 'powerful practices' noted

Fremont County School District 25 was recommended for full-systems accreditation without reservation by an AdvancED external review team Oct. 22.
The team ...

The vegetables at a Thanksgiving feast are not just the sidekicks. They are a big part of the main act when you count the taste, texture, color, flavor and ...

The Riverton High School military science class marched in the parade. From left, Madison Johnson, Garret Zertuche, Tonny West, Aleric Adams and Ashlynd ...

From left, Riverton veterans Glen Hall, Jim Arndt (carrying the American flag), Mel Rosenberg and Renford Smith led the annual Riverton Veterans Day parade ...

New Fremont County Fair 2016 royalty hosts the annual Gold Buckle Ball fundraiser Saturday at the Fremont Center. Participants had fun with a photo booth, ...

No one injured in Monday structure fire

No one was injured Monday in a structure fire that was caused by a young boy playing with a lighter.
Officials said the boy had used the lighter to ignite ...

Today

Births

LEHMAN
A daughter was born to Tasha Lehman of Riverton and Brad Lehman of Riverton at 2:57 p.m. Nov. 4 ...

Medicare 'patrol' in place to help seniors fight, avoid fraud

The Senior Medicare Patrol program in Wyoming is helping clients who may be subject to Medicare fraud.
"We detect and report Medicare errors, fraud and ...

Stolen car leads WHP on three-county chase

A pursuit that spanned three counties and 185 miles on Interstate 80 ended safely Monday west of Laramie.
A stolen 2009 Kia Optima was traveling east on I-80 ...

 
 

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