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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 ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Sep 5, 2019

Tickets are now available online for United Express flights between Riverton and Denver. Service is scheduled to begin Jan. 12 through the new carrier, ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Aug 23, 2019

The second teen-ager involved in the single-vehicle rollover that resulted in the death of a 16-year-old Ethete girl in May west of Riverton died about a month ...


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 ...

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 ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Aug 11, 2019

The Dubois Library isn't going to have a branch manager anymore. Instead, the Fremont County Library System is going to hire four part-time employees to work ...


Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Aug 11, 2019

The Riverton Medical District will share information about progress in its ongoing effort to build a new local hospital during a public meeting next week. "We ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Aug 11, 2019

By Katie Roenigk Staff Writer The Riverton City Council signed an agreement this week to work with SkyWest Airlines as part of Wyoming's new commercial air ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Aug 2, 2019

There have been no confirmed carriers of West Nile virus among Fremont County mosquitoes so far this summer, but officials say levels are highest in ...


Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Aug 1, 2019

The Riverton school board has offered contracts to six new teachers and coaches and also approved three resignations. Work starts Aug. 14 for School District ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jul 28, 2019

A discussion about property development on Sunset Drive in Riverton led to a disagreement about the use of 1 percent sales tax money during a Riverton City ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jul 25, 2019

The City of Riverton is considering using a new technology to address groundwater contamination at the local landfill. The technique, called phytoremediation, ...


Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jul 21, 2019

An agreement is in the works to bring SkyWest Airlines to Riverton Regional Airport as part of the state's new commercial air service improvement ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jul 21, 2019

Fremont County commissioners faced a $1 million deficit this year when they began the budget process for 2019-2020. That shortfall came despite a reduction ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jul 18, 2019

A Riverton woman died Tuesday and another was injured in a two-vehicle collision north of Jackson. Officials said Carol L. Roemer of Riverton, 68, was one of ...


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