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

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Aug 22, 2019

'This is a really big deal,' trustees told before ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Aug 22, 2019

The old elementary school property on East Lincoln Avenue has been listed for sale. Fremont County School District 25 superintendent Terry Snyder said the ...

Lew Freedman / Wyoming News Exchange
Aug 22, 2019

Yellowstone National Park superintendent Cam Sholly said he believes the nation's oldest national park has "plateaued a little bit" in annual attendance at ...


From staff reports
Aug 22, 2019

LARAMIE -- Former Wyoming State Auditor Rita Meyer is the grand marshal for the University of Wyoming's Homecoming parade Saturday, Oct. 19. Homecoming events ...

Staff
Aug 22, 2019

Births LYNCH A daughter was born to Kalie Watterson and Brett Lynch of Riverton at 11:24 p.m. Aug. 6, 2019, at Hot Springs County Memorial Hospital. She ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Aug 22, 2019

The Lady Rustlers are back at the net, as the Central Wyoming College women's volleyball team started practice this month in preparation for a rigorous weekend ...


By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Aug 22, 2019

The Wind River Cougars have good numbers this season with 35 players out for football, but they'll be a little light in the senior class with just three ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Aug 22, 2019

In the debate that flares briefly following the latest gunshot massacre in this country before dissipating again, it's become commonplace to blame the ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Aug 22, 2019

Let's talk about how complicated our feelings are. I'll go first. My four sons started school this week. For my 5-year-old twins, Wednesday was the first day ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Aug 21, 2019

A woman who had been missing sine July was found dead Tuesday, more than a mile from her vehicle in the Bridger-Teton National Forest. Aubree Shanae Corona, ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Aug 21, 2019

In a Monday meeting in Fort Washakie, members of the Wyoming Select Committee on Tribal Relations worked through a proposed bill that would endow tribal ...

By Steve Peck, Publisher
Aug 21, 2019

Wednesday was the first day of school in Riverton and several other public school districts in Fremont County. At Rendezvous Elementary, fourth-grade teacher ...


Staff
Aug 21, 2019

Deaths BAKER Larry Harmon Baker, 70, passed away Aug. 16, 2019, in Salt Lake City. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019, at the Davis ...

By Steve Peck, Publisher
Aug 21, 2019

The familiar voice of Riverton High School football coach Pat Patterson rang across Wolverine Field as his team seated through a hot practice Tuesday ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Aug 21, 2019

There's nothing glamorous about the work the Riverton Medical District has been doing in trying to get a new hospital built - but the ownership structure alone ...


Darren Still / Riverton
Aug 21, 2019

Editor: I echo Mr. Crews in his complaint about how hard it was to find the Riverton water quality report. The incredibly difficult website "url" is only part ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Aug 20, 2019

Local fire crews responded to several accidental grass fires this weekend that resulted from controlled burn attempts. Riverton Volunteer Fire Department ...

Ramsey Scott / Wyoming News Exchange
Aug 20, 2019

A bill to mandate Wyoming share disqualifying mental health information on potential firearms purchasers with the federal background check system is still ...


Staff reports
Aug 20, 2019

A longtime newspaper columnist University of Wyoming faculty member who founded and directed a key outreach program for more than a decade has been named ...

Staff
Aug 20, 2019

Deaths REISIG Eva Viola Reisig, 93, passed away Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019, at Westward Heights Nursing Home. Cremation has taken place, and services will be ...

Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Aug 20, 2019

The 2019 Wyoming State Trapper's Association Convention beginning this Friday, Aug. 23, at the Fremont County Fairgrounds in Riverton promises to be the ...


Randy Tucker
Aug 20, 2019

We looked for it all summer in the mail. Among all those catalogs there was a gem hidden. The Illustrated Football Rules, a small booklet of a publication, ...

Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Aug 20, 2019

Heatwave The second half of August will never be mistaken for a cool time of year, but this kind of heat is rare. One of the weather services we use at The ...

Bama and Bobbi Conder / Riverton
Aug 20, 2019

Editor: My name is Bama (roll Tide!), and IR00;am almost 9 years old. IR00;am really afraid of thunder and lightning, so you can imagine how terrified I was ...


Steve Peck, Publisher
Aug 18, 2019

Last in a series After a year of diligent work on preparations for building a new full-service hospital, leaders of the Riverton Medical District say a key ...

Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Aug 18, 2019

Water feature at intersection to be revisited by city council By Clair McFarland Staff Writer The vision of the Riverton Centennial celebration of 13 ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Aug 18, 2019

Government leaders will consider making it easier to use a tribal ID for voter registration in Wyoming during a meeting next week in Fort Washakie. The ...


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