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Wind River Job Corps will lead the construction effort with the alternative material, which has been used successfully elsewhere in ...

County still millions short after initial cuts

Fremont County still faces a $3.3 million shortfall in its budget for the 2017 fiscal year, even after department heads have whittled their budget proposal ...

Pay raises on attorney staff irk county commission

Fremont County Commissioners are frustrated that county attorney Patrick LeBrun has opted to give salary increases to his seven attorneys at a time when ...

County struggling to get budget; savings might have to be used

Fremont County could be forced to tap into its cash reserves this year, with departments so far unable to find enough cuts to cover deficits.
Because there's ...

Assessed value $669M; no rebound likely for years

Fremont County Clerk Julie Freese is working with department heads to whittle spending, including a plan to end funding of all social services.


The ...

Deal with airline closer; county eyes $200k in support

Fremont County Commissioners said they intend to contribute up to $200,000 each year to help secure a new airline for Riverton Regional Airport.
Lander and ...

The Fremont County Commission voted unanimously Tuesday to approve a contract to lease its ground ambulance services to Guardian Flight for five years.
"With ...

Put private EMS to public vote

Editor,
With respect to the cost of medical care, many times we, as health care consumers, are left with few options for that care. We do not choose when we ...

Private ambulance vote a week away

Snag looms over dispatch services
The Fremont County commissioners are set to vote March 22 whether to approve a contract that will lease its ambulance ...

At least two Fremont County elected officials are not seeking re-election this year.
Doug Thompson, chairman of the Fremont County Commission, said he will ...

State to give $250,000 for Honor Farm land purchase

The Wyoming Legislature is set appropriate $250,000 for the Wyoming Honor Farm to buy new land.
The Department of Corrections plans to take 302 acres near ...

Reflecting changed economy, Tunnel Hill Road rebuild awarded for half of estimate

Fremont County will start a realignment of Tunnel Hill Road near Ocean Lake this winter.
The existing road -- which runs along a canal bank -- is "very muddy ...

Coroner seeks responsible party for unclaimed body at morgue

The Fremont County Coroner is seeking a claimant for the body of Phyllis C. Homan, 69, of Riverton, who was found dead Jan. 6 in the 400 block of North Seventh ...

Many at Tuesday town hall spoke against idea

Fremont County commissioners had considered voting to privatize local emergency management services ...

EMS privatization hearing Tuesday; vote could follow

The Fremont County Commission could move forward with privatization of its emergency medical services as soon as Tuesday.
Commissioners hinted they might vote ...

Hearing on private EMS service Jan. 12; public input taken

The Fremont County Commission is seeking public comment regarding a potential agreement with Guardian Flight for ground ambulance services.
If approved, the ...

County to fight added acreage for sage grouse

Fremont County Commissioners intend to fight the Bureau of Land Management's proposal to withdraw 252,000 acres of land identified as greater sage grouse ...

Commissioners ask governor to block any Syrian refugees from entering state

Syrian refugees should not be settled in Wyoming, according to a message the Fremont County Commission is sending Gov. Matt Mead.
The county board passed a ...

New board, operations structure for youth justice services in county

Justice services for youth in Fremont County are operating under a new structure and with a new community advisory board.
The youth services, juvenile ...

Gravel road improvements get 1 percent tax money

The money had been allocated for a different project, but county commissioners decided to use it for gravel roads instead.

Dozens of miles of roads ...

 
 

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