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By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Dec 29, 2019

Fremont County Commissioners presented county emergency management administrative assistant Vonda Huish with a plaque Dec. 17 in recognition of excellent ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Dec 26, 2019

Fremont County Public Health is nearly out of flu vaccines for the season. Public Health Nurse Becky Parkins told the Fremont County Commission during a ...

Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Dec 15, 2019

Completion on the Moneta-Lysite shoulder widening project has been delayed until next spring, at least. Though the Fremont County Commission expected the ...


Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Nov 27, 2019

Updating the county's Natural Resource Management plan to stand up to federal entities is under discussion in the Fremont County Commission this month, as the ...

Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Nov 24, 2019

The state of Wyoming has offered to fund a new round of aerial imaging to aid Fremont County entities in spatial designations. On Tuesday Fremont Coun-ty ...

Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Nov 13, 2019

Suicides in Fremont County this year have more than tripled from this time last year. Fremont County Corone r Mark Stratmoen said the numbers are a concern. ...


Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Nov 12, 2019

Fremont County leaders have been working to address the needs of citizens involuntarily hospitalized for mental illness in Fremont County, and the state. In ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Nov 8, 2019

Objections by Gov. Mark Gordon and Wyoming Game and Fish officials to a proposed bill granting county commissioners influence in designating wildlife migration ...

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 ...


Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Sep 22, 2019

Fremont County Public Health Nurse manager Kathleen Laidlaw received a plaque and warm thanks from the Fremont County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday for her ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Sep 19, 2019

Riverton Mayor Rich Gard is exploring the idea of using GPS-enabled ankle monitors to address jail overcrowding in Fremont County, as well as the recurrence of ...

Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Sep 17, 2019

Illegal trash dumping on the Wind River Indian Reservation was deemed "rampant" by former Wind River Environmental Quality Commission Director Ryan Ortiz ...


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 7, 2019

The Fremont County Commission budget for fiscal year 2020 does not include funding for Eagles Hope Transitions in Riverton. The decision was made in a split ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jul 2, 2019

More lumber mills would help the Wyoming economy, U.S. Forest Service officials have told the Fremont County Commission. At a June commission meeting, forest ...


Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jun 23, 2019

The Fremont County Commission is planning to deny a request for funding from Eagles Hope Transitions in Riverton. The nonprofit organization offers lodging ...

Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Jun 13, 2019

In a letter to all county employees, the Fremont County Board of Commissioners issued a unanimous letter of support of Fremont County Clerk Julie Freese, her ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
May 15, 2019

It's time for Fremont County to spend some money on local facilities, staff said during budget hearings last month. For the last three years, building ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
May 7, 2019

Fremont County Treasurer Tom Majdic wants to hire a part-time employee to staff his new office in Riverton. He requested almost $11,000 for the new position ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
May 31, 2018

Fremont County Commissioners plan to set up a contract with a state nonprofit aimed a preventing suicide and abuse of tobacco, alcohol and other controlled ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Apr 25, 2018

Though he's been a strong enforcer of the Fremont County government's wage freeze during the last two years, County Commission chairman Travis Becker has ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Apr 24, 2018

With the Fremont County government's financial deficit now lowered, talks at county budget hearings have narrowed in on ways to address concerns about stagnant ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Apr 22, 2018

Under a preliminary agreement forged Thursday by Fremont County's publics lands committee, the Copper Mountain Wilderness Study Area is set to have the most ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Apr 15, 2018

Fremont County Commissioners have merged the county's drug court program with juvenile services on a six-month trial basis after the resignation of drug court ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Apr 15, 2018

With the declining availability of reliable election judges, and the expected obsolescence of the state's voting machine in 2020, Fremont County Clerk Julie ...

From staff reports
Apr 5, 2018

Fremont County Treasurer Scott Harnsberger announced Thursday that he will not seek re-election for a seventh term. He was first appointed to the position in ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Apr 4, 2018

Fremont County's budget discussions began Tuesday afternoon with a much different tone from the last two years. In 2016, county commissioners asked elected ...

 

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