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Fire up to 350 acres; roads in area still closed

After a day of strong winds, the Little Bob Lake Fire is now estimated at approximately 350 acres. U.S. Forest Service public information officer Karl Brauneis ...

A wildfire west of Crowheart in the Dry Creek drainage was discovered over the weekend and had grown to about 140 acres by Wednesday.
A hiker first reported ...

'Gentleman cowboy' Ralph Urbigkeit held multiple offices

Ralph Urbigkeit might be the only person to win countywide election to three major public offices in Fremont County history. The Crowheart rancher, who died on ...

Library receives $2,000 grant to expand collection

AT&T has awarded a $2,000 grant to the Crowheart Library. The grant funds will be used to expand print and media collections, provide programs requested by ...

Family of girl killed on road sues District 6

MaKayla Marie Strahle, 11, died the evening of Dec. 20, 2011, after she was struck by a passing truck as she crossed U.S. Highway 26 to her home four miles ...

Allen studying bills, procedure before Legislature

Rep. Jim Allen, R-Lander, for Wyoming House District 33 is entering the legislative arena again after a 10-year hiatus from Wyoming politics. The Wyoming ...

Lenore bridge open to public near Crowheart

A bridge across the Wind River near Crowheart has reopened for public use, according to Eastern Shoshone and Northern Arapaho Transportation Department ...

Teen suspects arrested for car-theft spree in two states

Two 15-year-old Delta, Colo., boys are under arrest for larceny in connection with a string of vehicle thefts in Colorado and Wyoming.
They were located ...

Man bites off part of woman's lip, gnaws at paint, seats in cop cars

A Crowheart man was arrested Tuesday morning, reportedly after he bit off a "large portion" of a woman's upper lip in Riverton.
Wondo Tarness, 38, of ...

County, community libraries working to improve unclear relationships among them

Building relationships with community libraries throughout Fremont County is becoming a priority for the Fremont County Library System.
The county network ...

Rising water ushers irrigation

System managers 'charge' ditches first, then fill agriculture requests

With snow melting fast and water streaming off mountains encircling Fremont ...

Flood predicted for Wind River on Wednesday

The National Weather Service expects the Wind River to flood Wednesday near Riverton and Dubois and to continue to do so through the weekend. It issues a flood ...

Extension offers pesticide class

The University of Wyoming Fremont County Extension will host a spring private pesticide user school May 5 so farmers, ranchers and hired hands can pass their ...

Two announce run for HD33 seat being vacated by Goggles

Two Republicans who sparred over the state representative seat in House District 33 in earlier elections are running for it again. They could have better luck ...

Eighth-graders led push to put cameras on school buses

Kids 'wanted to make a change'

Pavillion students were instrumental in getting legislation passed this year to improve safety on school buses in ...

Foundation gives computers to three community libraries

Patrons of three community libraries in Fremont County have new computers to use thanks to a donation from the Fremont County Library System Foundation.
Last ...

School bus cameras survive as Senate debates safety legislation

CHEYENNE -- With the death of a Fremont County girl on their minds, Wyoming state senators has embraced the idea of the state helping school districts equip ...

Death of county girl helps drive new bill calling for bus cameras

The 2011 death of a Fremont County child is providing impetus for creating a state law permitting the installation of camera on all public school buses in the ...

Tuesday notes

Target: Potholes
There's more to fixing potholes than the average person might think. The City of Riverton will use its first chunk of optional 1 ...

In 1994, Dana Bowman, a U.S. Special Forces soldier and member of the U.S. Army's Golden Knights, was performing training maneuvers with the Golden Knights ...

 
 

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