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A family-owned daily newspaper serving Riverton, Lander and Fremont County, Wyoming since 1949

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Dec 5, 2019

Resistance from the county's top prosecutor and, possibly, law enforcement entities to the public inquest into the Sept. 21 shooting death of Anderson Antelope ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Dec 4, 2019

The public inquest into the Sept. 21 shooting death of Anderson Antelope by a Riverton Police Department officer may be put off due to "obstruction" by ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Dec 4, 2019

The Riverton Branch Library receives a "way higher" level of foot traffic than its counterparts in Lander and Dubois, Fremont County libraries director Janette ...


Staff
Dec 4, 2019

Deaths COWBOY Mary Lucilla Cowboy of Ethete died Dec. 2, 2019, in her home. A funeral service has been arranged for 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 6, 2019, in the ...

By Steve Peck, Publisher
Dec 4, 2019

Riverton High School boys basketball coach Beau Sheets talked to players during practice Tuesday. About 40 Wolverines turned out for practice. Sheets said ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Dec 4, 2019

On to the Judiciary Committee And, some tickets remain for Saturday's Bar J Wranglers show The 300-page impeachment investigation report on Donald Trump ...


Pamela Mifflin / Riverton
Dec 4, 2019

Editor: IR00;am so very glad that the State of Wyoming Department of Health will be requiring the meningitis vaccine for students before they begin public ...

Staff reports
Dec 3, 2019

The Wyoming Department of Health is sharing five tips to help prevent food-borne illness from ruining holiday meals - particulary meals that feature turkey ...

Staff
Dec 3, 2019

Deaths GRIEGO Mary Jane Griego, 76, of Hudson, died Nov. 21, 2019, in her home. A rosary was held Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019, in the St. Joseph Catholic ...


Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Dec 3, 2019

It smelled of Atomic Balm applied long ago, with just a touch of old leather, and usually had a stack of Cramer athletic supplies in small cases leaning ...

Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Dec 3, 2019

White Thanksgiving The headline over our main news photo on the front page today says "Digging out." No translation needed there. Thanksgiving week 2019 ...

Staff reports
Dec 2, 2019

Beginning this Sunday, Dec. 1, the United Methodist Church of Riverton will conduct one service only, at 10 a.m., with Sunday School for all ages at 9 a.m. ...


Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Dec 1, 2019

In his document detailing the legal conclusion to an investigation into the Sept. 21 officer-involved shooting in front of Walmart in Riverton, Fremont County ...

Staff and wire reports
Dec 1, 2019

Staff and wire reports Fremont County was in the direct path of a major snowstorm that arrived Friday and continued well into Saturday. In Riverton, two ...

Staff and wire reports
Dec 1, 2019

Noelle Smith of Lander has been selected to fill the statewide migratory game bird and wetland habitat biologist position for the Wyoming Game and Fish ...


Staff reports
Dec 1, 2019

The Washakie Ranger District of the Shoshone National Forest will close both the southern and northern ends of the Loop Road, FSR 300, to motorized travel on ...

Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Dec 1, 2019

A woman accused of causing a drunken collision that injured an elderly man could face 10 years in prison and $5,000 in fines. Tammie Lynn Melton of Riverton ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Dec 1, 2019

The two storms that processed through Fremont County last week left about 10 inches of snow on the ground in Riverton, meteorologist Dave Lipson estimated ...


Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Dec 1, 2019

A social media account containing child pornography images could land a Riverton man in prison for 22 years. Michael Duane Woodward, 26, has been under ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Dec 1, 2019

A second mechanic is being hired to service local school buses, which are being retired later now as a result of state-level changes. Fremont County School ...

From the University of Wyoming News Service
Dec 1, 2019

The Rocky Mountain Power Foundation has awarded $55,000 to the University of Wyoming during the past fiscal year for education and research programs -- and for ...


Staff reports
Dec 1, 2019

The Fremont County Historical Society meets a 1 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8, at Hudson Town Hall. Diane Kouris will discuss her book "NightHawk Rising." The public ...

Staff reports
Dec 1, 2019

A popular holiday tradition returns to Fremont County this Saturday, Dec. 7, when the Bar J Wranglers Christmas show hits the stage at the Robert A. Peck Art ...

Steve Peck, Publisher
Dec 1, 2019

By Steve Peck Publisher Naya Shime emerged as a force on the volleyball court as a freshman for the Wolverines, and she became a full-time starter as a ...


Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Dec 1, 2019

This year's Fremont County Volleyball Coach of the Year is in just her second year as Wind River head coach, but she has found success quickly. Amanda Nimmo ...

Steve Peck, Publisher
Dec 1, 2019

By Steve Peck Publisher Riverton High School head football coach Pat Patterson has resigned. Patterson was at the helm of the Wolverine program for seven ...


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