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Allen says his second term would stabilize commission

Fremont County Commissioner Larry Allen is the board's only incumbent seeking re-election this fall.
If he's defeated, he said the board would lose important ...

County budget cut 15 percent; cash and investments tapped to keep it balanced

Fremont County Commissioners have finalized a budget for the 2017 fiscal year after taking comment at a public hearing Monday.
With the county's assessed ...

Clifford not filing to keep slot on county commission

Fremont County Commissioner Andrea Clifford announced Monday that she will not file for election to retain her seat.
With three full days until Wyoming's ...

Commissioners taking firmer financial control of museums, libraries, other departments

Fremont County is further integrating the finances of the museums, libraries, recreation board and fair within the county's budget by taking away cash reserves ...

More candidates join commission field; some council hopefuls, too

Two positions on the Fremont County Commission now have at least three-way races on the Re-publican ticket.
Mark Keiser of Atlantic City has joined fellow ...

County backtracks on attorney's office move; assistant can remain

A week after Fremont County Commissioners ordered attorney Patrick LeBrun to lay off one of his legal secretaries, the board reversed course this week and ...

Commission draws four hopefuls in early filings

All three open seats on the Fremont County Commission will be contested this year, after challengers filed yesterday to compete against incumbents Republican ...

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 ...

 
 

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