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The area emergency designation over the weekend due to record flooding in the Wind River Basin officially ended Sunday, but the impacts of the event will be ...

Commit to Denver Air

The airline has done all we've asked; let's give it another year of assistance as the air market recovers
A year ago, Denver Air Connection made a ...

It's been said behind every good man is a good woman.
Well, a good example of that is on every youth baseball field in America, including our local venues ...

Fremont County's finest cowboys and cowgirls wrangled in Rock Springs.

Beginning on Thursday in Rock Springs, cowboys and cowgirls from across ...

William Arthur Reynolds

Willis Arthur "Art" Reynolds Jr. died Friday, May 26, 2017, at home following a two-year battle fighting illness. He was 81 years old.
He leaves his eldest ...

Riverton man to prison for child porn

Riverton man James Sandfer, 54, was sentenced to 46 months imprisonment last week for possession of child pornography.
State investigators discovered in ...

Ethete man receives 10 years imprisonment for raping teen

A 33-year-old Ethete man, Sherman Quiver, was sentenced to 10 years imprisonment last week for raping a teenager in August.
His victim first told a police ...

Mike Myers has defined the third millennium in the Central Wyoming College theater department.
He arrived in Riverton on Dec. 31, 1999, and his first day on ...

USFS weighs Loop Road opening

Significant snow at high elevations will remain for weeks....

Cooler temperatures slowed the advance of record-breaking floodwaters Saturday across Fremont County. Many areas remain inundated with water, and some ...

Riverton students attend honor choir

This past weekend, six Riverton students attended the 22nd Annual Wyoming ACDA Children's Honor Choir with guest Conductor Fred Meads.
The students left ...

Amorette Amara Bell Darrell Jacy Bell

A traditional American Indian graveside service for infant twins Amorette Amara Bell and Darrell Jacy Bell took place Friday, June 9, at Oldman Cemetery.
A ...

Curriculum planners for Indian ed effort given free hand by state officials

Part 2 of 2


As a new American Indian education bill begins to take effect across Wyoming, the Wyoming Department of Education is pledging no ...

FreCo women attend state DAR

Four Fremont County women recently attended the state conference for Daughters of the American Revolution in Casper.
The state society was organized in 1915, ...

Nature's entertainment, sky-style

It even comes with its own soundtrack.

Anyone spending time in the wilderness knows the enchanting attraction of an open fire on a dark night. You ...

Riverton boys attend government seminar

Three students from Riverton attended the American Legion's Wyoming Boys State, held each year in June.
The conference is a chance for high school juniors ...

Maintain 'delicate balance' on sage grouse management

Editor:
I appreciate of the tone being set by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, who announced last week that he is reviewing federal land management plans ...

Lander's Kyleigh Balderston (15) swung at a pitch during a 14-under game at a softball tournament at Honeycutt Softball Complex in Riverton on ...

Sara Wiles started shooting pictures of ordinary people in the 1970s. A quarter-century later, her career had brought her to Lander, her home base for a ...

The under-10 Riverton Rampage soccer team placed first in the U10 silver bracket of the Wyoming State Cup hosted by the Casper Soccer Club on May 27-29.
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