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Riverton High School swimmer Jordan Lewis qualified in the 200 yard IM during the West Conference Prelims on Thursday at the Riverton Aquatic Center. Swimmers ...

The seniors on the Wind River volleyball squad hosted the Chiefs of Wyoming Indian in a Class 2-A Southwest clash in Pavillion on Thursday afternoon.
The ...

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Births

FISHER
A son was born to Haley Meeks of Crowheart and Spencer Fisher of Crowheart at 12:03 a.m. Sept. 10 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. ...

School District 6 implementing suicide prevention policy

By Christina George
Staff Writer

The Wind River school district has implemented a new policy aimed at suicide prevention.
The Fremont County School ...

Maryann Rathbone

Maryann Rathbone, a longtime resident of Lander, died Friday, Oct. 9, in Peoria, Ariz., after a long battle with Alzheimer's. She was 88 years old. No ...

Evelyn Joyce Wunder

Evelyn Joyce Wunder, 84, formally of Riverton, died on Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015, in Casper, Wyo. Cremation has taken place, and no services are planned. ...

RHS Key Club fun run raises cash Saturday for 'Tough Enough' effort countywide

Riverton High School's Key Club hosts a 5K run/walk this weekend to raise funds for the Tough Enough Cancer Fund of Fremont County.
Registration begins at 7 ...

Karly Ward comes to Wyoming from Tennessee having started her teaching career in Lakewood, Colo.

Karly Ward came from Clarksville, Tenn., to be the ...

Pre-school costly but worthwhile

Editor:
In May, the Select Committee on School Finance directed Picus and Associates, the Legislature's school funding experts, determine what the cost of a ...

No go, Joe

The Dem debate didn't provide much of an opening for Biden

National news reports remain full of speculation that Vice President Joseph Biden ...

Canine helps bust 57 pounds of marijuana

Highway Patrol troopers arrested two California residents after searching their car.

A traffic stop for speeding Thursday west of Cheyenne has ...

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Idaho wildlife officials: Bears interacting with humans more
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) -- Idaho wildlife officials say bears have been more active in ...

Volunteerism strong at fire departments

Two local fire departments are very close to filling their rosters of volunteer firefighters, which is something the department heads said they are happy to ...

Willow Creek Elementary School construction has been about two weeks ahead of schedule since early August.
Monty Ellison, president and general manager of ...

Sentence for driver in Jan. deadly crash

A Wyoming man was sentenced this week in connection with a one-vehicle crash that resulted in the death of a Riverton teen in January.
Cay Walters, 19, of ...

Local ag production last year could feed county for 670 days

Fremont County produced enough food last year to feed its residents for about 670 days.
That estimate is based on assumptions from the weight of cattle to ...

Summer weather lingers into fall; no hard freeze yet

This year's fall season is giving Fremont County residents a slow transition from warm to cold weather.
Though temperatures dipped below freezing this week in ...

Above, Riverton Fireman Matt Lee and Patrick Martinez pried open the side of a home at 33 Snowberry Lane to access the source of afire. Right, the occupant of ...

Betty Lanelle Cutshaw

Betty Lanelle Cutshaw, of Lander, died Tuesday, June 30.
No services have been announced.
On June 10, 1956, she married Harry Francis Cutshaw. They had ...

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Corrections

Wednesday's page one story "CWC equine center in quarantine after 'mild' case of stomatitis found" should have said the virus broke out ...

 
 

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