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Rotary Clubs install new presidents

The Lander and Riverton Rotary Clubs had their annual joint "gavel exchange" to install new club presidents last week at the Museum of the American West in ...

Four Riverton residents named to BHSU dean's list

The Office of Academic Affairs at Black Hills State University has released the dean's list for the spring 2014 semester. A total of 734 students maintained a ...

Vatansever, Newlin to wed June 21

Patricia and Mick Newlin of Riverton are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristen Newlin, to Emre Vatansever of Istanbul, Turkey, the son ...

Performance arts fellowship apps due on June 30

The Wyoming Arts Council invites instrumentalists and vocalists to apply for the 2014 performing arts fellowships in music performance. The application ...

Students raise nearly $5K for American Heart Association

Shoshoni Elementary School students recently put their jump roping skills toward a good cause and raised nearly $5,000.
Janie Nirider said her physical ...

Perryman, Amend to marry June 28

Bruce and Christine Perryman of Cheyenne are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Sady Lynn Perryman of Riverton to Rex Allen Amend of Los ...

Wolverine Readers end 14th year

The Riverton High School Wolverine Readers wrapped up their 14th year with a luncheon and reading activity party April 16.
Fifty-four students completed the ...

RHS one of five high schools in U.S. to receive excellence award

Riverton High School received the Education First Foundation Foreign Exchange Global Education Excellence Award this month.
RHS was one of five high schools ...

Jones, Medow named to lists at Chadron State College

Chadron State College students Tess Jones and Rachael Medow, both of Riverton, have been recognized for their academic achievements.
Jones earned a spot on ...

Anthropology students excel at state

Current and former students in the Central Wyoming College anthropology program were awarded scholarships and prizes for work presented at the 2014 conference ...

CWC speech and debate team places 10th in nation

The Central Wyoming College speech and debate team placed tenth in the nation among community colleges at the National Individual Events Tournament at Arizona ...

Phi Kappa Phi inducts five county residents

Four Fremont County residents recently were initiated into the University of Wyoming chapter of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective ...

Jefferson, Xaivong to wed June 4

Jason Jefferson and Dara Xaivong, of Tama, Iowa, have announced their engagement.
Parents of the couple are Will and Shawn Fox of Bismark, N.D., the late ...

School board recognizes Science Olympiad teams

The FremontR00;County School District 25 Board of Trustees took a moment during a recent meeting to acknowledge the Riverton Middle School Science Olympiad ...

Wind River alumnus graduates college with high honors

Wind River High School graduate Marshall "Colton" Blankenship graduated May 1 from the University of Regia in Latvia.
Blankenship received his Bachelor of ...

Foundation announces Chief Washakie award recipients

Chief Washakie scholarships recently were awarded to 16 University of Wyoming students for the coming academic year.
They will be recognized at the American ...

County students receive scholarship

The Kaiser Foundation has awarded $3,000 scholarships to 15 graduating seniors from Wyoming high schools, including three students from Fremont County. ...

Letter carriers to collect donations Saturday for community food banks

To combat hunger in the United States, the National Association of Letter Carriers will conduct its 22nd annual food drive on Saturday by collecting ...

LVHS raises $1,000 for Malala fund

A Lander Valley High School junior was all smiles as more than a foot of her hair was cut in front of her peers and teachers on April 16.
Since December, ...

Arapahoe man receives national honor

SANTA FE --University of Oklahoma College of Law student Roy Brown, of Arapahoe, was chosen as the National Native American Law Student Association 3L of the ...

 
 

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