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Shoshone Nat'l Forest plans bike route

The Shoshone National Forest is seeking comments on its Proposed Action for the Mountain Bike Route Designation Project by Dec. 30.
The plan which would add ...

Christmas time is associated with gifts for individuals, but a municipality can get a Christmas present, too. That's just what happened 45 years ago this ...

Bighorn sheep center expands reach to classrooms

Since the National Bighorn Sheep Center hired its first education assistant in June, the Dubois organization has developed educational activities and lessons ...

Fremont County digest

New voter fraud cases in Fremont County
Fremont County Clerk Julie Freese said she discovered seven new cases of voter fraud from the most recent ...

Stuff the Bus toy drive nears record

As the toy drive neared its close Saturday, organizers said it could be a record year for Stuff the Bus.
For the past six years, the annual Stuff the Bus Toy ...

Feds appeal injunction in suit from Arapahos

Federal attorneys are appealing a preliminary injunction issued against the Bureau of Indian Affairs in the lawsuit filed by the Northern Arapaho Business ...

State schedules hikes for New Year's Day

In what is becoming an increasingly popular New Year's Day activity, the state parks have planned "First Day Hikes," a way for Wyoming residents to celebrate ...

CWC board approves permanent contract for new president

Tyndall had verbally accepted the position last month.

The Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees approved a contract Wednesday that will keep ...

Restoration project marks end of 20-year dispute

The flow of the Wind River's north channel was re-routed early Wednesday south of Kinnear.
Members ...

Wind chills are expected to reach 15-30 degrees below zero.

The National Weather Service has put most of central Fremont County under a winter ...

"Santa and her dancing deer" performed during the Shoshoni Recreation District's community Christmas celebration Sunday ...

Seth Griswold, a 2016 graduate of the University of Wyoming College of Law, was sworn in Monday as a new prosecutor for the Fremont County Attorney's Office. ...

LeClairs celebrate 70th anniversary

John and Marjorie LeClair, former Riverton residents, recently celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary at Brookdale Springs - Mesa, Arizona. John and ...

Riverton teacher receives grant

Laura Timm joins seven other University of Wyoming College of Education graduates as recipients of the Lola B. Newcomb Beginning Teacher Support Grant.
Among ...

Achievers

UW top scholarship to local students
Two students from Riverton High School, Amanda Johnston and McKenzie Dykman, and one from Lander Valley High ...

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Births

SPEER
A daughter was born to Cassie Speer of Riverton and Lucky Speer of Riverton at 8:13 p.m. December ...

Wyoming digest

No injuries in avalanche
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) -- An avalanche suspected of being caused by a skier swept across a mountain pass in northwest Wyoming and ...

Large protest could happen in Wyoming

CHEYENNE (TNS) - Agency emails from the Wyoming Highway Patrol show that officers believe a situation similar to the protests at the Dakota Access Pipeline ...

Driver charged with homicide in pedestrian death

Fremont County Attorney Patrick LeBrun has charged Jacob David with vehicular homicide after the Riverton man struck and killed a pedestrian - Seth Reilly - ...

Passenger totals hit two-year high at local airport

More than 740 passengers flew out of Riverton Regional Airport last month - the most since August 2014.
The business of both Great Lakes Airlines and Denver ...

 
 

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