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Lander woman appointed to three-year term on wild horse, burro advisory board

Jennifer Sall was selected for the category of public interest.

The Bureau of Land Management has announced that Jennifer Sall of Lander has been ...

RHS club reads more than 320 books

The Wolverine Reader Program had 36 active members in the 2014-2015 school year.

The Wolverine Reader Program at Riverton High School wrapped up its ...


Riverton student on dean's list
Michael Jones of Riverton has been named to the dean's list at Simpson University for the spring 2015 semester.
Jones ...

BLM reminds residents to be careful with fire during holiday

Sunshine and blue skies make this time of year perfect for camping and outdoor activities.
With the Memorial Day weekend approaching, the Bureau of Land ...

Thoren, O'Connor to marry

Bruce and Sabrina Thoren of Shoshoni and Pat and Shelley O'Connor of Torrington are pleased to announce the engagement of Cortney Thoren and Ryan O'Connor, ...

RHS rakes in awards at annual art symposium

The talent of Riverton High School art students was demonstrated in their success at the 47th annual state high school art symposium April 23 to April 25 at ...

Former Lander police chief resigns after 25 years in law enforcement

Former Lander Police Department chief Jim Carey has resigned after working 25 years in law enforcement.
"I have been offered and have accepted a position with ...

Cheyenne East wins academic contest crown

Central Wyoming College hosted the state championship.

Cheyenne East beat Big Piney 200-140 to win the 19th Wyoming Academic Challenge State ...

Lander student named to honor roll

Dalton Rohn of Lander has been named to the winter 2015 honor roll at Spokane Falls Community College in Spokane, Wash. To receive honor roll status, students ...

Shoshoni student on state FFA officer team

A new team of students took the reins of the Wyoming FFA Association as the 2015-2016 state FFA officers were elected at the 2015 Wyoming State FFA Convention ...

Fort Washakie school board honors hard work put in by staff, students

Fremont County School District 21 trustees recognized three students and two staff members during a board meeting April 15.
Fort Washakie superintendent Terry ...

WRHS names dozens to third-quarter honor roll

Wind River High School has announced the students named to the third-quarter honor roll.

Principal's list
Ninth grade
Cole Nelson
10th ...

Two county students win awards in math contest

Western Heritage Lutheran Academy in Riverton recently held a TRIG-STAR competition and named John Desenfants as the winner.
Inberg-Miller Engineers of ...

Wind River Middle School announces honor roll

Wind River Middle School recently recognized the students who were named to the third-quarter honor roll.

Principal's list
Sixth grade
Colter ...

College's forensics team goes to finals

Four Central Wyoming College students attended the Universities Debating Championship in Anchorage, Alaska.
Harley Gonzales, Matt Amos, Daniela Palma-Ramos ...

Riverton FFA heading to nationals

The Riverton FFA Chapter had many successes while competing April 8 to April 11 at the 2015 Wyoming State FFA Convention in Cheyenne.
The Riverton FFA ...

Peters named to museums board position

Sue Peters has been appointed to the Fremont County Museums Board.
The board, appointed by the Fremont County Commission, has budgeting, personnel and ...

Dance club 'fun run' Saturday raises funds for member trip to national event in Las Vegas

By Andrea Novotny
Staff Writer

The Room to Dance club hosts its "Tutu 5k fun run and walk" and children's dance clinic at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 2 at the ...

Little Wind Archers hosting first of three 3-D shoots this weekend

The Little Wind Archers of Fremont County are hosting their first 3-D shoot of the summer from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, May 2-3 at Wind River ...

Fifteen in county get state FFA recognition

The Wyoming FFA Association has announced the recipients of the 2015 Wyoming State FFA Degree. The program recognizes students' accomplishments in their ...


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