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Kinder, Dewey marry

Taunya M. Kinder and James D. Dewey, of Riverton, were married June 13, 2015, at the Chapel of the Sacred Heart on the south shore of Jackson Lake.
Bill ...

Riverton student earns speaking award at Yale

For the second consecutive year, a Riverton student has been named a top speaker at his university.
Robert H. Peck is a 2015 winner of the De Forest Prize at ...

Restored wagons donated to Lander museum

Freight wagons, surreys and buggies were how goods and people got around Fremont County in the early days. A recent donation to the Fremont County Pioneer ...

Becker, Meyer earn Kaiser awards

Dietrik Becker of Riverton High School and Keagan Meyer of Lander Valley High School each has received a $3,000 scholarship from the Kaiser Foundation.
The ...

New UW nutrition and food safety educator comes to Fremont County

A nutrition and food safety educator begins Monday at the University of Wyoming Extension office in Fremont County.
Laura Balis also will serve Big Horn, Hot ...

Traveling exhibit on vintage gas stations on display in Lander

The collection features cars and scenes from across Wyoming.

Even today it is often a long way between service stations on the highways of Wyoming. ...

Two RHS alumnae team up to publish nonfiction book

The work is a collection of "humorous and poignant observations about getting older."

Andrea Sims, a 1965 graduate of Riverton High School, has ...

Achievers

Spratt makes dean's list
Kristen Spratt of Lysite was named to the dean's list for the spring semester at Houston State University in Huntsville, ...

TripAdvisor gives award to Sinks Canyon State Park

Sinks Canyon State Park is one of seven Wyoming state parks, historic sites and trails venues to be awarded the TripAdvisor 2015 Certificate of Excellence ...

National forest issues campfire safety tips

As warm, dry weather settles over Wyoming, the Shoshone National Forest would like to remind all individuals heading to the forest to practice good campfire ...

VFW auxiliary member earns leadership award

Rebecca Darnell, president of the Department of Wyoming Ladies Auxiliary to the VFW, was named Outstanding Runner-Up Department President in her membership ...

Riverton grad earns scholarship from angler organization

Riverton High School graduate Kasandra Kister has received a scholarship from the Popo Agie Anglers, a Trout Unlimited chapter located in Lander.
Kister was ...

Lander man faces decades in prison after guilty plea in sexual abuse

The case involved two of his foster kids.

A 67-year-old Lander man pleaded guilty June 30 in Lander District Court to sexually abusing two of his ...

UW announces names of 2015 county graduates

The University of Wyoming accorded degrees upon the following students from Fremont County at the completion of the 2015 spring semester.
Arapahoe: ...

Donna the Buffalo next band in Lander LIVE concert series

The group blends folk, zydeco and reggae into its country music.

Lander LIVE, a live music concert series, will continue Tuesday with a performance ...

Knuth named to district Elks leadership post

Members of the Elks-USA from across the nation gathered July 5-9 in Indianapolis, where Darla Knuth, of Riverton, was installed as district deputy to the Elks ...

Potluck meal Saturday in City Park

A Riverton woman and friends are organizing a potluck in City Park or noon on July 25 at the bandshell to show homeless people the community cares about them ...

Baldes, Medina to wed Aug. 29

Angeline Baldes and Dontee Medina, both of Riverton, have announced their engagement.
The future bride is a 2006 graduate of Riverton High School.
She is ...

Olson, Murfitt to marry

Heather Olson and Selmer Murfitt, both of Riverton, have announced their engagement.
The future bride is 1998 graduate of Kelly Walsh High School in Casper ...

CES receives $2,500 to fund camp

Community Entry Services has been awarded a $ 2,500 grant from the Rocky Mountain Power Foundation.
The donation will be used for the CES Summer Camp ...

 
 

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