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Allen's late push might save tribal names in bill on Indian ed

Allen's late push might save tribal names in bill on Indian ed

The Wyoming House failed to concur Thursday with Senate-made changes that removed ...

Same method, different answer for dissent in rez boundary case

In his dissent to last month's ruling that a 1905 Act of Congress did diminish the boundaries of the Wind River Indian Reservation, Tenth Circuit Court of ...

Riverton FFA shows well at fair, hosts community events

The Riverton FFA started the new year in early May of 2016 with the election of the 2016-2017 officers. The officers include: Braxton Crofts (President), Tiana ...

Snow removal demonstrates lack of concern from city

Editor:
The city can push the snow against our vehicles so we can't get to work. But the city can push it it in the middle of the street.
The city does not ...

Another phase of Riverton's ongoing water supply project is waiting on two agreements with the Eastern Shoshone and Northern Arapaho tribes.
The entire ...

There is no need to wait any longer for the holiday season this year - almost every day will be a little bit like Christmas in Fremont County through ...

Cowboy up for the latest Wild West sport

What's the fastest growing equine sport?
Dressage? Rodeo? Chariot racing?
Try cowboy mounted shooting.
That is how the promoters of the state's ...

Shoshoni is looking to build on an undefeated regular season last year.

Shoshoni head coach Tony Truempler lost a pair of all-state players in Connor ...

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Nathan L. "Butch" Reed died Saturday, August 20 in the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. A ...

Nanette 'Nanny' Pompa

Nanette "Nanny" Pompa of Lander died at her home on Wednesday, July 27, 2016.
She was 55 years old.
A memorial service celebrating her life is at 10 a.m.on ...

Put big 1 percent projects to a vote

Editor:
In deciding some of the bigger projects for the 1 percent sales tax, I would suggest putting them to a vote. I don't mean for the curbs and gutters ...

These two novelty hot-air balloons, named Tic-Toc and Speedy, are part of the lineup for the 36th annual Riverton Rendezvous hot-air balloon rally this ...

It's time to 'turn on' the new skate park

Sunday afternoon, when my car's thermometer said the temperature was 61 degrees, I wondered where the kids were.
At spacious Rein Park, there was a man ...

Police called when naked man shows up in the wrong house

Police are looking for a man who was found naked Sunday morning in a Riverton residence other than his own.
Reportedly, he punched a woman who lives at the ...

Earl Shaw

Earl Shaw, 88, of Riverton, died at Sage West Healthcare-Riverton on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015.
As were his wishes, cremation has taken place and a celebration ...

Walton, Noble married Aug. 21 in Logan, Utah

Parker Walton of Riverton and Katie Noble of Kuna, Idaho, were married Aug. 21 at the LDS Temple in Logan, Utah.
The bride is the daughter of Susan Noble and ...

Donald Trump vs. Sanders in 2016 would be a great show

Editor:
I have now watched the presidential debates for the Republicans and the Democrats on TV, and I was highly entertained by both.
This is my preliminary ...

Search for ombudsman generates 15 applicants

More than a dozen people have applied to become Riverton's new community relations ombudsman since the part-time position was advertised in August.
The ...

Encouragement during crisis proves we don't live in big, impersonal city

Editor:
Reading the local paper, Fremont County often comes off as an area with most of the same problems associated with big-city living. Due to a recent ...

Pope's compact car brought a smile

Editor:
First off, I am not Catholic, but I watched the pope's trip to America on TV because I was interested. I got such a kick out of the little car he rode ...

 
 

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