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Column citing old nursery rhyme was much appreciated

Editor:
I did enjoy Randy Tucker's column that mentioned the old nursery rhyme "For Want of a Nail."
I was lucky to have had a great-grandfather that I ...

The Lander Library and Central Wyoming College Lander Center are teaming up to present "Beyond Books," a free series of evening presentations on how to use the ...

Gerber team wins One Shot with three harvests

Although two teams harvested three antelope during the 2014 One Shot Antelope Hunt in Lander, the Gerber team rose to the top with the fastest time.
Terry ...

Man in One Shot competition hurt after weapon malfunction

A hunter was injured when his gun malfunctioned during the One Shot Antelope Hunt sight-in Sept. 19, but the injury did not stop him from participating in the ...

Man changes plea in sex crime case; tougher charge awaits

Larry Alcaraz was sentenced to 13 years in prison by a federal judge in August.

A Lander man who was sentenced to 13 years in prison by a federal ...

Fremont County cross country runners Micah Whiting and Charlene Brown crossed the finish line in the top 10 during their respective races on Thursday afternoon ...

Rocky Mountain Oncology finally has opened its doors after years of working to bring the high-end cancer facility to Lander.
Acuhealth Acupuncture owner Paul ...

Trash haulers still adjusting to new hours at waste facilities

The City of Riverton and Wyoming Waste Systems will have another month to adjust to new hours at solid waste facilities.
The Fremont County Solid Waste ...

Library to host broadcast of 'A Streetcar Named Desire'

Tennessee Williams' timeless masterpiece "A Streetcar Named Desire" will be shown Saturday at the Lander Library.
The National Theatre Live production will ...

More consideration needs to be shown during outdoor recreation

Editor:
I agree completely with the letter from Kim and Ann Kurasz about the awful behavior more and more people show when they are camping, fishing, hiking, ...

'Hash oil' presenting legal hurdles for county cops, courts

A new illegal drug called hash oil has popped up in Fremont County this year, and Wyoming law has not fully caught up.
Hash oil is a concentrated form of ...

Bonnie Willhelm, curator for the Museum of the American West, was given the "Outstanding Educator" award for 2014 by the Oregon-California Trails Association. ...

Lander's Sierra Lyons placed in the top 10 in three different events.

Fort Washakie cowboy Jared Noseep proved to be the lone winner last weekend ...

County joins Lander, Popo Agie Conservation District in flood mitigation probe

Local partners are hoping a state grant will cover part of the cost of an expensive study into mitigating flood risks on the Popo Agie River.
"The purpose of ...

Helping out

Trails development project is good mix of federal and private cooperation

Nobody is writing Valentines to the federal government these days, but ...

The 2014-2015 season of National Theatre Live begins with "Medea" at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Lander Library, 200 Amoretti St.
Helen McCrory (Fuente Ovejuna) ...

The exhibit features antelope mounts, photos of the hunt, programs and other memorabilia.

A new display on the earliest days of the One Shot Antelope ...

LVHS senior earns $1,000 scholarship from Rotary

Lander Valley High School senior Marvin Aragon has earned a $1,000 scholarship from the Lander Rotary Club.
Rotarians say Aragon was a standout high school ...

Mayor and council races shape up for November; primary totals certified

Races for many municipal council offices in Fremont County are in place following the Aug. 19 primary election.
Some fields were narrowed to two candidates ...

Road rebuild with new rec path sparks disagreement

A county road project that has drawn some criticism has reached the end of an official objection period. The plan is to rebuild a 2,000-foot section of ...

 
 

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