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By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Apr 28, 2020

Part of Riverton's transient population has been quarantined on the Wind River Indian Reservation due to coronavirus concerns. "Our contact tracing is ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Apr 17, 2020

New developments in the standoff that occurred Wednesday afternoon in Riverton have emerged, revealing that James Hinman, 56, was shot during a rapid volley of ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Apr 15, 2020

By Clair McFarland Staff Writer An active shooter engaged for hours in a standoff with police Wednesday has been taken into custody, seriously injured ...

 

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Jan 15, 2020

By Clair McFarland Staff Writer The Fremont County Sheriff's Office is in talks with the county's maintenance supervisor about adding top bunks to single ...

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. ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 17, 2019

After months of negotiations, the city of Riverton has struck an agreement to house municipal inmates in the Washakie County Jail. In the past, city ...


By Eric Blom, Staff Writer
Jun 17, 2013

"Restructuring" is the theme at the Fremont County Sheriff's Office in its proposed fiscal year 2014 administration and detention center budgets. Sheriff Skip ...

From staff reports
Jun 9, 2013

Deputies said no one involved wanted to pursue charges. Fremont County Sheriffs deputies responded to a family fight Thursday evening in Shoshoni ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jun 4, 2013

The resignation of Fremont County Sheriff's Capt. David Good has resulted in a restructure of the law enforcement agency, including several promotions among ...


By Christina George, Staff Writer
May 29, 2013

David Good has worked with the Fremont County Sheriff's Office or nearly three decades. After years of solving homicides, busting drug rings and ...

By Christina George, Staff Writer
May 28, 2013

Fremont County Coroner Ed McAuslan said preliminary investigation indicates a man involved in a one-vehicle rollover Sunday afternoon roughly 15 miles north of ...

By Christina George, Staff Writer
May 24, 2013

Fremont County law enforcement made a fifth arrest early Thursday in connection with a countywide drug bust that began Wednesday. Undersheriff Ryan Lee said ...


From staff reports
May 16, 2013

Officials at the Fremont County Sheriff's Office celebrated National Correctional Officers and Employees Week during the first full week of May, when they ...

By Eric Blom, Staff Writer
May 15, 2013

Sheriff Skip Hornecker hopes to restructure his office's communications center so agencies using it contribute more funding and have more say in running it. ...

By Christina George, Staff Writer
Apr 18, 2013

Investigators have determined a pellet stove started the fire that destroyed the home of former Fremont County Sheriff Tim McKinney this weekend south of ...


From staff reports
Apr 18, 2013

The Fremont County Sheriff's Office is investigating what appears to be a "random and dangerous criminal act" that took place just after midnight Thursday near ...

From staff reports
Apr 17, 2013

Fremont County deputies responded this weekend to reports that a horse tail had been stolen near Pavillion. The incident comes after a string of similar ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Apr 14, 2013

A Riverton man was arrested Wednesday morning after law enforcement reportedly spotted him driving recklessly in city limits. Officials said alcohol was not ...


By Christina George, Staff Writer
Apr 12, 2013

A civil rights complaint has been filed by a jail inmate against the Fremont County Sheriff and county detention center staff. The suit stems from an alleged ...

By Eric Blom, Staff Writer
Mar 31, 2013

Statistics show major crimes and calls for service to the Fremont County Sheriff's Office were higher in 2012 compared to the year before. The Sheriff's Office ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Mar 27, 2013

County officials are investigating the Tuesday morning death of 6-year-old Lain Mathson of Dubois. Coroner Ed McAuslan said he doesn't suspect foul play in ...


By Eric Blom, Staff Writer
Feb 10, 2013

Tentative plans are shaping up to build a $5 million Riverton courthouse facility at the Major property in north Riverton that would house the county court, ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Dec 11, 2012

The Fremont County Sheriff's Office is investigating the possibility that an aircraft may have crashed south of Dubois on Sunday afternoon. Crews have been ...

By Eric Blom, Staff Writer
Nov 20, 2012

Fremont County's 9-1-1 call center is fully staffed for the first time in five years according to Sheriff Skip Hornecker, who announced the accomplishment Nov. ...


From staff reports
Oct 26, 2012

Two sheep herders near Jeffrey City contacted law enforcement Thursday evening to report that six or seven wolves that were chasing their herd of sheep had ...

By Christina George, Staff Writer
Oct 21, 2012

175 jailed, no judgment on 122 Officials are reviewing jail statistics in an effort to determine patterns in pre-sentencing of inmates at the Fremont ...

From staff reports
Oct 11, 2012

The Fremont County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of 44 sheep that reportedly were killed by dogs running at large north of Riverton. Deputies ...


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