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By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 14, 2020

The Riverton Police Department is getting body cameras. RPD Capt. Wes Romero said the plan is to purchase 15 of the units in the near term, with another 15 ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Feb 14, 2020

People attending a public meeting Thursday night in Riverton spoke against a revised permit that inflicts tighter restrictions on the proposed Moneta Divide ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Feb 13, 2020

With criminal case loads increasing in the courts, Fremont County Public Defender's Office supervisor John Gerard is pushing for better stipends for ...


By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Feb 13, 2020

State Rep. Andrea Clifford, D-Ethete expects to find much to address in 2020 session of the Wyoming Legislature. Briefing Fremont County Commissioners before ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 13, 2020

Riverton city officials are hoping Wyoming legislators don't have to cut funding for local governments this year in order to balance the state budget. The ...

From staff reports
Feb 12, 2020

Thursday's public meeting on the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality's decision to limit planned expansion of the Moneta Divide natural gas project is ...


By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Feb 12, 2020

A pervasive "culture of not going to court" is to blame for jail overcrowding in Fremont County. That was the statement by Fremont County Attorney Patrick ...

Daniel Bendtsen / Wyoming News Exchange
Feb 12, 2020

At least 14 legislators are backing a bill that would prevent the University of Wyoming from regulating firearms on campus. As with other previous failed ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 12, 2020

A bill to allow tribal identification cards to be used for voter registration was approved unanimously on first reading Wednesday in the Wyoming House of ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 11, 2020

Economic development leaders in Riverton are distributing "talking points" to community members interested in supporting the Moneta Divide oilfield expansion ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Feb 11, 2020

Finding less-expensive sources for prescription drugs in Wyoming is the mission of State Rep. Tim Salazar as he heads into the 2020 legislative budget session ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 11, 2020

Gov. Mark Gordon opened the 2020 biennial budget session of the Wyoming Legislature with his State of the State address Monday morning from the newly renovated ...


From the Associated Press
Feb 9, 2020

CHEYENNE (AP) -- U.S. and Wyoming officials are offering cash rewards for useful information as they investigate the poisoning deaths of three dogs and dozens ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Feb 9, 2020

Yet another alleged accomplice in the drug ring of former Wind River Tribal Court Chief Judge Terri Smith has emerged, this time in the person of Cynthia Ann ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Feb 9, 2020

The Fremont County Commis-sion has approved $12,155 change order to reconstruct the fence bordering the Moneta-Lysite shoulder widening project in rural ...


From staff reports
Feb 9, 2020

Wyoming food network proponents met in the second step toward creating infrastructure they say could put local food on kitchen tables, money in producer ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Feb 9, 2020

If convicted of stealing a motorcycle and a camera on New Year's Eve, a Riverton couple could spend more than a decade in prison. At about 10:46 p.m. Dec. ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 9, 2020

Inberg-Miller Engineers has been chosen to design a road repair project on Hill Street in Riverton this year. The decision came after the firm, as well as ...


By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Feb 9, 2020

A Kentucky man arrested for drunk driving in Riverton could face seven years in prison and $10,000 in fines if convicted of his fourth DUI charge in the past ...

By Katie Roenigk and Clair McFarland, Staff Writers
Feb 9, 2020

State Sen. Cale Case, R-Lander, is approaching the coming budget session in Cheyenne with fiscal caution in light of the continued decline of the minerals ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Feb 7, 2020

Fast-tracking addiction evaluations in the jail is now the second long-term solution proposed to combat jail overcrowding at the Fremont County Detention ...


By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Feb 7, 2020

By Clair McFarland Staff Writer Wyoming Legislators voted Thursday to advance a bill that will regulate and tax skill-based gaming throughout the state. ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 6, 2020

The liquor license for the former Maverik Country Store on South Federal Boulevard has found a new home. Considered "non-operational" since 2018, when the ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Feb 6, 2020

The former Wind River Job Corps instructor accused of sexual abuse of an under-age student pleaded not guilty at his arraignment Wednesday in Fremont County ...


By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Feb 6, 2020

Responding to a new push for medicinal marijuana legalization on the Wind River Indian Reservation, United States Attorney Mark Klaassen was ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 5, 2020

Riverton schools superintendent Terry Snyder easily can recall the last time there was a snow day in Fremont County School District 25 before Monday's ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Feb 4, 2020

Just three days before Riverton Police Department Chief Eric Murphy announced publicly his application for medical retirement due to a stroke he sustained last ...


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