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First big holiday craft fair weekend coming; Winter Art Fair scheduled

The holiday craft fair season is well underway in Riverton, with five separate events this weekend featuring local artwork and hand-made goodies.
Three of the ...

Crosswalk project to move forward after full grant awarded

Enhanced crosswalk locations:

- Rails-to-Trails crossing at 490 E. Pershing Ave.
- East Monroe Avenue at South Broadway
- Jaycee Park ...

City yard waste pickup ending Friday for season

Friday is the last day for yard waste pick up for residents of the city of Riverton now that fewer people are mowing and trimming trees.
"Typically in the ...

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Bill could put privacy question on Wyo ballot

CHEYENNE (TNS) -- Law-makers say they want voters to decide if privacy and open-government protections should be added to Wyoming's Constitution.
The Joint ...

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Births

TOLMAN
A son was born to Brieann Tolman of Riverton and Zach Tolman of Riverton at 8:13 a.m. Nov. 13 ...

Yellowstone plan calls for killing about 1,000 bison

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Yellowstone National Park proposes to kill roughly 1,000 wild bison this winter -- mostly calves and females -- as officials seek to curb ...

Mead joins call to block Syrian influx

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead on Tuesday joined other governors in calling on President Barack Obama to stop allowing refugees from Syria or other ...

Wyoming digest

Jindal visits Cheyenne, then quits race
CHEYENNE (AP) -- During one of the final campaign stops of his presidential campaign, Republican presidential ...

DENVER -- A panel of federal judges in Denver heard arguments Tuesday over whether the Wyoming city of Riverton and surrounding lands remain legally Indian ...

Community dialogue set Thursday; hosted by fed officials

The Wind River Transportation Authority will provide rides to people interested in attending a community dialogue meeting Thursday at Central Wyoming ...

Beating case detailed; man says he was tied, assaulted

Three of the suspects arrested Sunday for the alleged assault of a man in a Riverton trailer home had their initial appearances in court this week.
The same ...

Trial starts for man who hit wife with hatchet

Whether Terry Schmuck intended to kill his estranged wife when he struck her with a hatchet on May 28 promises to be the focus of the man's trial this week. ...

Ag producers basked in mild growing season that only ended recently

Wet weather this year helped irrigation districts in Fremont County deliver ...

Every November on Thanksgiving Day, the same scene plays out on countless American dinner tables.
You score with the holiday bird's thigh meat (so moist and ...

Today

Births

TINDALL
A son was born to Michele Niedo and Justin Tindall of Ft. Washakie at 8:44 p.m. Nov. 3 at ...

Be realistic with diet during holidays

Weight maintenance, not weight loss, is a sensible objective for most people.

For local dieters worried about staying healthy during the holidays, ...

Man tied up, beaten by intoxicated group in Riverton trailer

Police say a man who was assaulted Sunday evening in Riverton had been tied up in a trailer before law enforcement arrived at the scene.
The victim was taken ...

Commissioners ask governor to block any Syrian refugees from entering state

Syrian refugees should not be settled in Wyoming, according to a message the Fremont County Commission is sending Gov. Matt Mead.
The county board passed a ...

Aspen Park Elementary second-graders performed "Goal!" a musical
related to soccer. Reciting lines for the spoken portion were, from left, Emma Eppler, ...

 
 

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