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Sheriff pinches pennies through reorganization

"Restructuring" is the theme at the Fremont County Sheriff's Office in its proposed fiscal year 2014 administration and detention center budgets. Sheriff Skip ...

Budgets and more budgets

They know how much money everyone is asking from them, and they know how much revenue they can expect, and now Fremont County Commissioners must decide how to ...

County's assessed value $906M, down about 11 percent from last fiscal year

Revised numbers show Fremont County's assessed value for the upcoming fiscal year is lower than expected and down from last year. Tax revenue for the county ...

A $250,000 loan to renovate the Green Mountain park area by this fall was the biggest item in the Fremont County Recreation Board's financial request to the ...

Proceed carefully when making changes in museum management

Editor:
I hope before the way the Fremont County museums are set up and managed is changed to a single director, that this idea can be talked about ...

Commissioner pay

The members are giving themselves a raise, but the procedure for it is sound

It's always a little awkward when elected officials who control their ...

Plans for a new Riverton justice center stall again

Commissioners worry that moving forward with the project might endanger an application for a $2.65 million grant.

Fremont County commissioners again ...

Vehicle department requests tires, raises

Tires and raises make up most of a $216,000 increase in the Fremont County Vehicle Maintenance Department's proposed budget for fiscal year 2014.
Department ...

Family planning efforts at center of increased budget request from Public Health

Much of the department's annual funding comes from outside grants, not county appropriations.

Increased personnel costs and support for the Emergency ...

County considering creating one director for all its museums

Each Fremont County museum has its own director now, but the county's museums board is considering a new structure that would create a single county museums ...

The Fremont County treasurer and the assessor budgets being proposed for fiscal year 2014 request only small increases in funding.
Both elected officials ...

Coroner yields on decal flap; vehicles now have insignia

Fremont County Coroner Ed McAuslan has put to rest his long-standing squabble over decals with the Fremont County Commission.
McAuslan said his office ...

Raise in store for county attorney, but other hikes challenged

Employee raises continue to be an issue at county budget hearings. Fremont County Attorney Michael Bennett included them in the proposed budget he presented to ...

County agrees to use signs near 1 percent tax projects

Giant neon-green pennies will pop up all over Fremont County in the next few years.
The Fremont County Commission this month agreed to use bright, 2-foot ...

Social service entities hold close to current line in county funding requests

Outside requests for funding from the Fremont County Commission were generally the same or slightly higher this year, with area social service agencies citing ...

County OKs restaurant's bid for beer license

The Burris Roadhouse and Trading Company sits within the boundaries of the Wind River Indian Reservation.

The Burris Roadhouse and Trading Company ...

Boards need volunteers now for crucial work

Editor:
Since I've been a county commissioner, I've been impressed with the time and dedication that our county board volunteers commit to serving Fremont ...

Ambulance chief: Budget must double to keep pace

The Fremont County Ambulance Department's budget will need to nearly double in future years for it to deliver adequate emergency medical services, said its ...

Riverton justice center plans stall in second phase

Progress on a new Riverton justice center stalled Tuesday after the Fremont County Commission didn't approve moving forward with the second phase of the ...

Sheriff wants to restructure communications center

Sheriff Skip Hornecker hopes to restructure his office's communications center so agencies using it contribute more funding and have more say in running it. ...

 
 

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