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Sep 20, 2017

The Riverton Police Department and Fremont County Sheriff's Department responded at about 12:30 p.m. Tuesday to a report - later found to be unsubstantiated - ...

 
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Sep 13, 2017

Tuesday night's festivities included the ceremonial "burning of the ...

 
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Sep 12, 2017

Riverton observed Patriots Day with a lap around town Monday morning. The procession of emergency vehicles and community members in trucks, cars and on ...

 

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Aug 23, 2017

Solar eclipse enthusiasts scouted many locations around Riverton for optimum viewing. This group set up alongside Wolverine Field, soon to come alive for the ...

 
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Aug 18, 2017

Riverton High R00;School sophomore Konnor Gaston teed off Thursday on the par-3 second hole at the Riverton Country Club during the first-round of the Riverton ...

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Aug 11, 2017

City of Riverton workers Chris Scott, foreground, and Dyllan Casper worked Friday on downtown Riverton's center medians, weeding and picking up litter in the ...


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Jul 30, 2017

A team of heavy horses helped lead off the Fremont County Fair Twilight Parade, pulling the Youth Rodeo Association wagon. About 50 entries comprising more ...

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Jul 28, 2017

The Wyoming Highway Patrol responded at about 3 p.m. Wednesday to reports that a motorcycle and tractor-trailer combination had collided near the Wind River ...

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Jul 25, 2017

Emergency personnel pushed a damaged motorcycle out of the roadway after it collided with a Ford Mustang at about 5:45 p.m. Monday in the in the 1500 block ...


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Jul 16, 2017

A clear, calm day brought near-perfect conditions to the 20 hot-air balloonists in Riverton for the 37th annual Riverton Rendezvous hot-air balloon rally. At ...

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Jun 6, 2017

Leonard Wempen of the Kalif Shrine in Riverton, right, completed a sale of Shrine Circus tickets with Ranger receptionist Shannon Stover. Local businesses buy ...

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May 12, 2017

Downtown Riverton got some spring cleanup from the Riverton High School boys soccer on a warm afternoon. From left, assistant coach Brady Samuelson, sophomore ...


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Apr 28, 2017

Fourth-grade students at Rendezvous Elementary School under the direction of Amy Hageman staged a class musical this week based on the beloved children's book ...

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Apr 13, 2017

Baseball umpires from around the state gathered Wednesday in Riverton to comprise an honor guard at the funeral of Lee Martinez, the Riverton City Councilman ...

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Feb 24, 2017

Riverton's heavy snow season continued Thursday and early Friday, as another big storm covered Fremont County. This unofficial measurement showed 14 inches of ...


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Feb 23, 2017

Thursday morning's heavy snowstorm nearly obscured Kim Rogers, who shoveled a portion of the alley in the 400 block of downtown Riverton. A winter storm ...

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Dec 27, 2016

Christmas Day snowfall in Riverton surpassed the two previous records for the date combined. Not since the 1940s had the city seen snowfall on Dec. 25 of more ...

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Oct 18, 2016

Participants in last week's School District 25 blood draw got free breakfast afterward, served up by students in the Riverton High School culinary arts class. ...


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Oct 16, 2016

The largest pumpkin ever grown in Wyoming was certified on Oct. 8 in Riverton. Ron Hoffman of Riverton, a longtime grower of Atlantic Giant pumpkins, raised ...

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Oct 14, 2016

Riverton High School's marching band is completing preparations for the Wyoming State Marching Band Festival at the Casper Events Center on Saturday. The band ...

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Sep 21, 2016

Late summer is prime time for afternoon thunderheads. This enormous formation loomed over downtown Riverton for hours on Sept. 14, but no rain ...


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Sep 13, 2016

Veterans, emergency responders and supportive citizens participated in Sunday's Patriots Day parade through several major Riverton streets. Photo by Steve ...

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Aug 18, 2016

City of Riverton workers Brandon Elliott, left, and Travis Lewis spent much of Wednesday repainting curbs and parking space in downtown Riverton. This stencil ...

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Aug 18, 2016

CWC would rather not have two vacancies this time of year, but interest in the jobs is high The fall semester at Central Wyoming College starts ...


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Jul 5, 2016

The typical huge crowd lined up to see Lander's annual Pioneer Days Parade for Independence ...

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May 25, 2016

No one was injured and no structures were damaged in a four-acre grass fire that was reported at about 11:30 a.m. Monday in the 400 block of Rendezvous Road. ...

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Mar 31, 2016

Riverton road maintenance workers were busy Thursday morning as a rotary snow thrower deposited snow from this week's snowstorm into dump trucks on East Main ...


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