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Fire district candidates among new hopefuls filing for general election

The second day of filing for non-primary offices in the general election saw an increase in candidates for county fire district positions.
Filing began on ...

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services faces a 2015 deadline to decide the bird's status for federal protection.

The total area of federal oil and gas ...

Roenigk, Fritz to marry

Julie and Randy Roenigk of Rochester, Minn., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Katie Roenigk, to Cooper Fritz, the son of Mary Beth ...

Newlin, Vatansever wed June 21

Pat and Mick Newlin, of Riverton, are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Kristen Newlin, of Riverton, to Emre Vatansever, of Istanbul, Turkey. ...

Artists asked to submit pieces for Governor's Capitol Art Exhibition

The 14th Governor's Capitol Art Exhibition is calling for entries, and the deadline to enter is Sept. 7.
Artists may submit up to three pieces of artwork. ...

Wind River High School names students on honor roll

Wind River High School recently recognized the students who were named to the fourth-quarter honor roll for the 2013-2014 school year.

Principal's ...

'Guardian angels' most helpful to shoppers

Editor:
I know there are many, many good people who live in Riverton, and we found our guardian angels on July 14.
My friend Carmen Majdic and I were ...

What we can do about the failure of government

As election season approaches, I've been pondering a crucial issue about the role of government in our society. It's that our government often fails -- and that ...

The chain from age 4 to 64

Last weekend I retraced all the Wyoming links

I turned 64 in Wyoming over the weekend.
Paul McCartney of the Beatles imagined this was a truly ...

The president resigns

Seeds of significant change were being sown 40 years ago today

Forty years ago on this date, the President of the United States quit.
Mired ...

Katharine L. Smalley

Katharine L. Smalley died Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, at the Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. She was 69 years old.
Per her request, cremation has taken ...

Work may slow traffic early Friday on Federal Boulevard

Storm sewer work may slow traffic for several hours early Friday on South Federal Boulevard, according to a press release from the Wyoming Department of ...

It was a frustrating morning for Riverton against the aptly-named Centerfield., Wash., team Thursday morning.
Centerfield, the northern Washington champion, ...

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ROSKIE
Carol A. Roskie, 54, died Saturday, Aug. 2. Visitation will be at 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 11, in the Wyoming Life Resource Center Chapel. ...

District 25 OKs new contracts for educators in 2014-2015 year

New contracts have been approved by Fremont County School District 25 in Riverton for Taylor Jacobs as an educational school psychologist, Cynthia Heryford as ...

R Bar adopts smoke-free policy, expands lot to accommodate patio service, games

The Riverton City Council in July approved additional outdoor serving space for the R Bar --formerly the Time Out Bar --at 514 N. Federal Blvd.
Pursuant to ...

At election time, remember who voted to oust Cindy Hill

Editor:
Soon the voters will be going to the polls to cast their votes for a governing body to run the great State of Wyoming.
I sincerely hope they will ...

Hard work and good attitude

I learned both at a young age on the farm

The teacher's writing assignment reads: "What I did this summer."
A child responds: "If you followed me ...

We lived through it

Construction-related traffic problems didn't come close to ruining the Fremont County Fair

Traffic to the Fremont County Fairgrounds during last ...

Contest will give first chance at lottery ticket

CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming Lottery Corporation is holding a promotional event that will determine who gets to purchase the first lottery ticket sold in ...

 
 

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