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

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Nov 21, 2021

An outdoor equipment company planning to move to Riverton must maintain at least 25 full-time employees in order to keep the economic development money it's ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Nov 14, 2021

Wyoming's Select Committee on School Facilities has approved a budget recommendation that includes funding for a new auditorium at Riverton High School and the ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Nov 14, 2021

U.S. Sen. John Barrasso thinks Wyoming should decide against expanding Medicaid. Acknowledging that the decision is a matter for state government, not the ...


By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Nov 14, 2021

By Clair McFarland Staff Writer Accused of being on the seller end of a methamphetamine transaction, a Riverton woman now faces up to 20 years in prison ...

From staff reports
Nov 14, 2021

The Wyoming Game and Fish Commission's next meeting is Nov. 16-17 at the Riverton Holiday Inn, 900 E. Sunset Blvd. Planned informational presentations by the ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Nov 14, 2021

Central Wyoming College will receive a portion of Riverton's economic development sales tax money to upgrade its planned equine facility in town. The Riverton ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Nov 14, 2021

There has been an "extreme increase" in violence among Fremont County youth as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Riverton school board heard last ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Nov 14, 2021

q All performances are free, beginning at 7 p.m. at the Robert A. Peck Arts Center Theater. By Clair McFarland Staff Writer "There's no ...

From staff reports
Nov 14, 2021

From staff reports Fremont County artists are invited to submit artwork for a juried exhibit that will run from Jan. 6 to Feb. 14 in the Robert A. Peck ...


By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Nov 14, 2021

LARAMIE -- Make room for another banner at Shoshoni High School. The Wranglers handled Rocky Mountain 19-6 on a cool, windy afternoon at War Memorial Stadium ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Nov 14, 2021

Remember last year, when there was so much oil on the global marketplace, at precisely the same time demand for petroleum products was shrinking amid the ...

By Randy Tucker
Nov 14, 2021

Hope and despair are sister emotions, largely dependent on how we view a situation. I'm not quite ready to join the polyanna culture of the 1970s with those ...


By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Nov 12, 2021

Reported to have groped a 15-year-old and forced her to kiss him, a 45-year-old Riverton man now faces up to 15 years in prison. Robert Joe Moore, born 1976, ...

Staff
Nov 12, 2021

Deaths MEYERS Celia Jo Meyers, 88, died Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2021, at SageWest Health Care at Riverton. Services are pending. TAYLOR Allen R. ...

From staff reports
Nov 12, 2021

John Whiteside has been named chief executive officer of SageWest Health Care in Fremont County, effective Dec. 6. Former CEO John Ferrelli has retired. Bob ...


Robert H. Peck
Nov 12, 2021

Cooler weather is about more than just the sweaters. True, we do hear a lot about sweater weather in the fall --how it gets colder, but how in some ways ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Nov 12, 2021

In our data hungry society, there are those who watch the daily changes in coronavirus vaccine percentages with something best described as intensity, if not ...

Cliff Millard / Rivertpon
Nov 12, 2021

Editor: I don't know about the new unemployment reports saying we have only 2.8 percent unemployed here in Fremont County. What I see around here, and what ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Nov 7, 2021

The Wyoming School Boards Association is upset about a recent letter sent from its national organization to U.S. President Joe Biden, Riverton school board ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Nov 7, 2021

A Shoshoni man accused of trapping his wife in her home and beating her for several hours has been charged with two violent felonies. Bryan Lee Dunihoo, 47, ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Nov 7, 2021

After a minor debate contemplating just how sternly the county would like to rebuff the federal government, the Fremont County Commission enacted a resolution ...


From staff reports
Nov 7, 2021

A statewide network of business incubators is expanding into Fremont County. IMPACT 307 is an organization committed to growing and strengthening Wyoming's ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Nov 7, 2021

SHOSHONI -- The third time's the charm for the Shoshoni Wranglers. After beating their arch rivals Friday afternoon, they are headed to War Memorial Stadium in ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Nov 7, 2021

By Randy Tucker Staff Writer Lander Valley High School brought home the third-place trophy from the Class 3-A state volleyball tournament with bookend wins ...


By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Nov 7, 2021

Newspaper publishers, editors and reporters with any common sense (and we know that's only some of them) never believed for a second that the portion of the ...

By Randy Tucker
Nov 7, 2021

The transcontinental railroad was the signature engineering achievement of the 19th century, at least in America. The Suez Canal, completed by the French also ...

Marjane Ambler / Atlanctic City
Nov 7, 2021

Editor: Give me liberty, and give my neighbor death? I appreciated Steve Peck's editorial Oct. 24 saying "If the COVID pandemic were measles, car wrecks or ...


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