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'Every Kid in a Park' focuses on access for fourth-graders

Fremont County is home to Sinks Canyon State Park, Boysen State Park, and South Pass City State Historic Site.

In celebration of the National Park ...

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Frost-free
For some weeks now we've been wondering in print if this might be a year when central Fremont County gets clear to November before Mother ...

Fishing, boating, beaches and camping at Boysen State Park brought in 115,000 visitors last year - enough to be ranked the seventh-busiest state park in ...

Officials expect stocking to help sauger rebound in river and reservoir

Wildlife officials are hoping efforts to stock sauger over the last few years pay off this year with higher counts of the fish in the Wind River and Boysen ...

Wyoming wind can be a brute

Just ask the local farmer whose entire first cutting of hay blew into Boysen Reservoir.

It's one of the first books I remember reading. From long ago ...

Devon donates to youth fishing derby at Boysen

For the third consecutive year, three Wyoming State Parks and their Kids eXtreme programs will benefit from a $5,000 donation from Devon Energy. This ...

Anyone stopping for a break at the old Lakeside Resort and campground at the North end of the Boysen Reservoir causeway on a Wednesday night in July 1974 would ...

Fireworks banned in state parks

Visitors also are urged to use caution when using campfires.

Visitors to Wyoming's state parks and historic sites are reminded that the possession ...

Water floods campground at Boysen Reservoir

State park officials are allowing visitors to camp temporarily in undesignated sites.

Flooding has rendered unusable many of the campsites in the ...

Driver in fatal wreck had alcohol level of .314

The driver in a fatal, one-vehicle rollover this month near Boysen Reservoir was intoxicated at the time of his death, according to autopsy reports.
Rupert D. ...

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Officials seek input on Boysen plan
Public comment is being accepted until June 29 on the Boysen Reservoir Resource Management Plan/Environmental ...

Numerous weather advisories in effect for Fremont County

The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a ...

Two killed in vehicle rollover Tuesday; no seatbelts were worn

Two Fremont County men died Tuesday afternoon in a one-vehicle rollover west of Shoshoni.
Reports state Rupert D. Goggles Jr., 42, of St. Stephen's, and ...

WGFD offers Free Fishing Day on June 6

CHEYENNE --The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is holding a Free Fishing Day on June 6, when anglers will be able to fish state waters without a fishing ...

Water to be shut off in parts of Boysen State Park

Water will not be available to the public this week in several areas of Boysen State Park.
An enhanced drinking water system will be installed in the ...

Snow conditions OK for rec; ice looking good

On Togwotee Pass above Dubois, there were 55 inches on the ground Tuesday.

Winter recreation enthusiasts have managed to enjoy the outdoors this year ...

Casper man lands state record perch at Boysen

CHEYENNE --Wyoming has a new state record yellow perch thanks to the efforts of Casper angler Troy Schnepper who reeled in a 2.28-pound fish in January while ...

Children's event new to Wild West Winter Carnival

It runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Center for Art, Technology and Science at 120 S. Third St. in Riverton.

A new event for children has ...

Winter carnival fishing derby, poker run set

The Wild West Winter Carnival ice fishing derby and ORV poker run will take place Jan. 23 to Jan. 25 at Boysen State Park. The events are organized by the Wild ...

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Pile burning planned in forest
With winter conditions in place, the Shoshone National Forest plans to burn both hand constructed and machine built ...

 
 

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