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From staff reports
Apr 11, 2021

Three local bridges are slated for repairs and other work as part of a $1.95 million northwest Wyoming bridge rehabilitation project in 2021, the Wyoming ...

From staff reports
Apr 6, 2021

Work began Monday on two concrete rehabilitation and accessibility projects on Main Street in Riverton. Federal to First Intersection closures are planned ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 14, 2021

The new median at First and Main streets in Riverton will be lined with permanent delineator poles this spring to ward off motorists, Wyoming Department of ...


From staff reports
Dec 6, 2020

No serious injuries were reported after a passenger vehicle struck a plow truck early Wednesday on slick roads west of Riverton. The near head-on crash caused ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Jul 29, 2020

Riverton's east-side Main Street is due for repairs next summer, through a $1.4 million federal grant awarded by the Wyoming Transportation Commission to 71 ...

From staff reports
Jun 7, 2020

Testing of 7 new digital message signs/web cameras is nearly complete in northwest Wyoming, and the signs are nearly online, including in Fremont County. The ...


From staff reports
May 3, 2020

Asphalt paving operations are scheduled to resume Monday, May 4, on the Blue Sky Highway improvement project north of Lander between US287 and Ethete. The ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jan 7, 2020

The windstorm that blew through Riverton on Monday reached speeds of more than 50 mph, with even stronger winds elsewhere in Fremont County. National Weather ...

From staff reports
Oct 13, 2019

Paving is scheduled to begin Monday, Oct. 14, near the intersection of WY132 and US287 on the Blue Sky Highway improvement project near Ethete.Prime ...


Staff reports
Sep 22, 2019

Placement of crushed gravel base and paving were topics of a WY132 highway improvement project public meeting Wednesday afternoon at Wyoming Indian High School ...

Staff reports
Aug 4, 2019

A $1.94 million project begins this month to fix a U.S. 26/287 landslide near the Shoshone National Forest boundary west of Dubois. The landslide mitigation ...

Staff
Jun 30, 2019

A meeting next month in Lander is part of a series of publicsessions intended to address future highway improvement projects in northwest Wyoming. A key part ...


From staff reports
Feb 3, 2019

A $1.15 million erosion repair project is scheduled to begin Monday adjacent to the Wind River bridge west of Riverton on U.S. Highway 26. "The purpose of ...

From staff reports
Jan 6, 2019

A new specialty license plate now available in Fremont County will help fundwild migration routes and safer highways. Authorized last year by the Wyoming ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
May 11, 2018

S & S Builders are expecting to begin paving the first section of the North Federal Boulevard rebuild Tuesday. The first section of paving will run from ...

 

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Apr 27, 2018

Charlie Griffin has lived in the same house his whole life. That house was built along the Little Wind River right outside of Riverton in 1914, and Griffin's ...

 
From staff reports
Apr 26, 2018

A house-moving operation Friday will result in the temporary closure of the main highway south of Riverton. The house is 50 feet wide, 86 feet long and 25 ...

From Wyoming News Exchange
Apr 24, 2018

CODY (WNE) -- Parts of the Chief Joseph highway slid downhill in the same area as last year's slide, and traffic is limited to one lane as repairs begin. The ...


From staff reports
Apr 22, 2018

Daren Wagner of Powell is the Wyoming Department of Transportation's new district equipment supervisor Lander, who will also oversee the mechanic shops in ...

From staff reports
Apr 22, 2018

Despite a flurry of snow, progress was made this week on the $14 million North Federal Boulevard project in Riverton, setting the stage for the project's work ...

From the Associated Press
Apr 19, 2018

The Wyoming Department of Transportation reported 11 vehicles on Wyoming highways blew over on Tuesday due to strong winds. The Wyoming Highway Patrol ...


From staff reports
Apr 15, 2018

Chad Shaffer of Riverton has been named the Wyoming Department of Transportation's new maintenance foreman in Shoshoni. Shaffer, 44, replaced Joe Meade of ...

From staff reports
Apr 3, 2018

Recent weather setbacks weren't welcomed by workers on the $13.96 million North Federal Boulevard project in Riverton in recent days, but work is ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Mar 29, 2018

After steady precipitation delayed work Monday on North Federal Boulevard, work crews have been playing catch-up this week on installing new sewer waste lines ...

 

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Mar 23, 2018

A fatal traffic incident Saturday near Ethete may have involved alcohol, officials said Friday. Quame Antelope Addison, 16, of Ethete, died as a result of the ...

From staff reports
Mar 21, 2018

Wyoming Department of Transportation striping crews are preparing for the start of the road-striping season.WYDOT's rural striping crew, based out of Lander, ...

From staff reports
Mar 18, 2018

Let the North Federal rebuild begin. The ground has warmed, the traffic barriers are ready, and the equipment is arriving. Now, two weeks after the initial ...


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