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Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Nov 1, 2019

Like Fremont County Commission Chairman Travis Becker, members of the Riverton City Council also questioned the inclusion of traffic roundabouts in the city's ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 31, 2019

A new local tax proposition may appear on Fremont County ballots as soon as 2020. Details of the proposal still are being worked out, but the idea is for the ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 30, 2019

A ban on engine braking is moving its way through the process to become law in Riverton. The Riverton City Council unanimously has approved an ordinance on ...


Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 30, 2019

Temperatures plunged to -14 overnight in Riverton, shattering the record for cold during the month of October. The previous record low for October was -7 ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 29, 2019

Riverton City Councilman Tim Hancock has been learning more about residential substance abuse treatment centers in the hopes that Fremont County someday be ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 27, 2019

The speed limit signs on West Main Street have been aligned at the request of the Riverton City Council. Previously, westbound traffic on Main Street entered ...


Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 27, 2019

There is only one step left in the approval process for a four-year Bachelor of Applied Science degree at Central Wyoming College. The Wyoming Community ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 25, 2019

Three people were arrested Wednesday after attempting to flee from police in a stolen vehicle. The Riverton Police Department responded at about 11 a.m. ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 25, 2019

Shipping containers may now be used for permanent storage in residential areas in Riverton. The Riverton City Council has approved the change for the third ...


Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 23, 2019

English language learners will be getting more support at Riverton Middle School in an effort to improve their performance as measured by the Every Student ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 22, 2019

Coroner confirms August death in county jail was suicide by hanging By Katie Roenigk Staff Writer The 31-year-old man found dead this summer in his ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 17, 2019

In a unanimous vote on first reading, the Riverton City Council has approved a ban on engine braking in the city limits. The ordinance will come up for a vote ...


Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 16, 2019

More progress was made Tuesday week in the process to offer a four-year degree at Central Wyoming College. The CWC Board of Trustees approved the Bachelor ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 13, 2019

Federal officials remain tight-lipped about two deaths in August on the Wind River Indian Reservation. There has been no official indication that the deaths ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 11, 2019

The Riverton City Council has made three changes to a proposed ordinance allowing shipping containers to be used for permanent storage in residential areas. ...


Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 6, 2019

By Katie Roenigk Staff Writer The number of firefighters stationed in Fremont County's rural districts has continued falling over the past two ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 4, 2019

Community college enrollment has been declining since 2015, but Central Wyoming College administrators are interpreting the recent leveling-out of student ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 4, 2019

From staff reports The man who died last month after driving a vehicle into the back of a school bus south of Riverton was intoxicated at the time, a report ...


Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 2, 2019

Wyoming Rep. Andrea Clifford, D-Ethete, said she was "concerned and disappointed" by the reports she has heard about the fatal, officer-involved shooting that ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 2, 2019

A 26-year-old woman died in August after she was involved in a single-vehicle rollover on the Wind River Indian Reservation. A report from the Fremont ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 1, 2019

Five people were involved in a two-vehicle collision Monday evening on 17 Mile Road south of Riverton, with critical injuries reported at the scene. Limited ...


Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 1, 2019

Riverton High School principal John Griffith said the local student body has not required much feedback or specialized support in the wake of last week's ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Sep 22, 2019

Riverton educators are developing a virtual school program that could begin as early as June. Administrators say the online option could provide a "home base" ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Sep 18, 2019

Three small fires appear to have been set intentionally this week in Riverton. No one was injured in any of the incidents, but one structure was damaged in ...


Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Sep 17, 2019

q The driver of the vehicle in which 18-year-old Rose Dewey died had a blood-alcohol content four times the legal limit. By Katie Roenigk Staff ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Sep 13, 2019

Smoke from this week's massive haystack fire on Riverview Road continues to fill the Riverton Valley, and officials say the smelly cloud isn't likely to lift ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Sep 8, 2019

By Katie Roenigk Staff Writer Plague and rabies both have been detected in Riverton animals. Three local family dogs have tested positive for plague in ...


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