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County mulls balancing books with investments, sale of Riverton building

Fremont County commissioners considered drawing money out of the county's investment pool or selling a building on North Eighth Street West in Riverton to help ...

'County,' 'public' roads different, officials say

Fremont County maintains about 950 miles of roads and 79 bridges and large culverts.

Every square is a rectangle, but not every rectangle is a ...

Outside agencies, services approved for county funds

The Fremont County Commission finalized its budget for contributions to social services and outside organizations Tuesday. From the Fremont County Clerk:
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County finalizes new budget, down about $500K for fiscal year

Spending on the part of Fremont County government is scheduled to decrease this fiscal year by a few hundred thousand dollars, to $39.5 million.
The budget ...

Public health seeking less money in new fiscal year

Fremont County Public Health asked for less funding from the Fremont County Commission in this year's budget compared to last year.

Family ...

Coverage for Dubois argued in sheriff's budget talks

A patrol deputy position was among the items on the chopping block during budget discussions between Fremont County Sheriff Skip Hornecker and Fremont County ...

Commissioners quiz forest service man on new order for food storage

Public hearing Tuesday in Lander

Amid a rising number of dangerous and unwanted encounters between bears and humans, a proposed U.S. Forest Service ...

Commission expects to spend more; attorney less

Several county departments presented budget requests to Fremont County commissioners on June 10.
Most continued the trend of keeping spending in line with ...

Fremont County commissioners tentatively have agreed to contribute money for a plan to obtain a new, reliable airline for Riverton Regional Airport.
The ...

Former justice center in south Riverton to house several county offices

Several county offices are moving to the former Riverton justice center building on South Federal Boulevard.
The facility was vacated this month when the ...

Museums ask for $19,000 spending hike for FY15-16

The Fremont County museums system is asking for $19,290 more in funding this year from the Fremont County Commission.
Museums director Scott Goetz told ...

Commissioners 'railroading' privatization of county's EMS ambulance services

Editor:
Fremont County Commissioners are making me ashamed and angry, especially the three who are railroading the EMS privatization scheme, and who fired the ...

Rising health costs drive bigger library budget request

The Fremont County Library System is asking to bump up its budget in the coming fiscal year.
System director Tracy Cook told Fremont County Commissioners that ...

Commissioners order EMS chief not to speak with media; 'cohesive message' cited for move

Fremont County Commissioners have instructed Fremont County Emergency Medical Services director Joseph Zillmer not to talk to the media.
"I am not to speak ...

County still eyeing office moves once justice center opens in June

The public will likely get a first look inside the new Riverton justice center on June 19.
Fremont County Commissioners are aiming to hold a public dedication ...

Consultants tout new tax for ambulance service

Fremont County can have good ambulance service, and it does not have to cost the taxpayers much, was the message from independent experts at a meeting Tuesday. ...

'Ambulance tax' possible, but complicated, for county

Options will be aired publicly in a consultant's report set for 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the county courthouse in Lander.

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'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 ...

Leadership cloth

Philp and Urbigkeit were cut from the same type, and our county was better for it

Frank Philp and Ralph Urbigkeit were not of the same generation. ...

It would be operated as a for-profit business under such a plan.

Two private companies are interested in buying Fremont County's Emergency Medical ...

 
 

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