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Musician/priest advises aspiring performers in Tuesday session

Honky tonk musician, record producer and Catholic priest Gabriel Farago will coach budding musicians in breaking into the industry from 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. ...

Cmdr. Lynn Christensen of Dubois, command chaplain for the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, gave the invocation during a celebration of the U.S. Marine Corps's ...

State gas tax hike funds road projects countywide

More than 20 percent of revenue raised by the two-year-old statewide 10-cent-per-gallon fuel tax has funded improvements on several sections of highway in ...

Health initiative wins state honor; team member to White House

Team members wholaunched a program that gets youth and parents working together to improve family eating and activity - with one youth earning dinner at the ...

Christmas tree permits offered through BLM, Shoshone Forest

Tree cutters must have a valid permit with them while cutting a tree, and trees may not be cut within a wilderness area, wilderness study area, timber sale ...

It seems hard to believe in today's Fremont County air service climate, but there was a time when Riverton Regional Airport had eight commercial flights a day. ...

Concert pianst in Lander for Saturday recital at LVHS hall

New York concert pianist Richard Dowling performs a selection of classical and early jazz piano works at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5, in the auditorium at Lander ...

Nominations due Dec. 15 for PEACE recognition

The Wyoming Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault seeks nominations of individual advocates and organizations for the 2016 PEACE Awards.
The ...

RPD gets grant for more policing during holidays

The Riverton Police Department was awarded a Highway Safety Grant through the Wyoming Department of Transportation to help reduce highway safety ...

Clothing, meat giveaway set for Tuesday

A clothing and food giveaway will be held 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 1 at the St. Stephen's Mission Keel Gym, 33 St. Stephen's Rd.
Winter coats will be available ...

Fed mineral levels lowest in five years; Wyoming off $114M

Bad news for Rocky Mountain states with lots of fossil-fuel development on federal lands: Low prices for oil and natural gas have driven federal minerals ...

Fremont County Sheriff's deputy Donovan Detimore, left, was praised for his help on Sept. 10 when he responded to a structure fire in rural Fremont County. He ...

Bible college proposed for old Shoshoni school site

A new proposal could establish a Bible college in the existing Shoshoni school building after it is vacated next year.
C.J. Vandermeulen pitched the Bible ...

Turkey takers

Aurora Donahue, center, embraced her free turkey after receiving it Wednesday at the Christian Food Storehouse in Riverton. Sali Allard, left, instructed 4-H ...

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Riverton resident Jeremy Arthur Gregory passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, Nov. 5 2015 in ...

Medals offered to Wyo veterans of Korean War; deadline Dec. 11

The Wyoming Veterans Commission is coordinating the application process and presentation of the Republic of Korea Ambassador for Peace Medals for Wyoming ...

Splash pad meeting Dec. 5

Local families are encouraged to attend an open house related to plans for a splash pad in Riverton.
The Riverton Wyoming Splash Pad Group is having a ...

Fremont County Sheriff's Office undersheriff Ryan Lee, left, received a plaque from Riverton Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3628 commander Renford Smith during ...

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Sinclair dino in Macy's parade
RAWLINS (AP) -- A massive, green Apatosaurus retook to the skies of Manhattan Thursday, making its first appearance in ...

snowfall among heaviest in nation

Heavy snowfall arrived much of Wyoming this week, with Fremont County hit the hardest in the state Wednesday and ...

 
 

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