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Tri-Valley float came together in a day

Creating a float for their club was all in a day's work for members of Tri-Valley 4-H of rural Riverton.
The float forSaturdayevening's Fremont County Fair ...

Hornecker wants fourth sheriff term

Fremont County Sheriff Skip Hornecker says he is running for a fourth term based on his agency's accomplishments over the past 12 years.
"We want to continue ...

Woman accused in baby killing found competent for trial

Ardis Sierra Enos is charged with first-degree murder.

A federal judge has found an Ethete woman competent to stand trial for first-degree murder. A ...

Frances Ruth (Lamont) Blumenshine

Frances Ruth (Lamont) Blumenshine, of Thermopolis, died Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at the Wyoming Pioneer Home in Thermopolis. She was 92 years old.
A ...

Jahwee Jared Tarness

Jahwee Jared Tarness died Monday, July 21, 2014, at St. Luke's Medical Center in Denver. He was 1 day old.
Traditional Native American services were Monday, ...

Doo-Wah group boasts long list of noteworthy collaborations

Entertaining on the free stage July 28 to Aug. 2 at the Fremont County Fair are the Doo-Wah Riders, a harmonizing vocal group backed by guitar, accordion and ...

The theme for this year's Fremont County Fair and Rodeo is "Kids, Kritters and Kool Knights."
To celebrate the latter part of the phrase, fair organizers are ...

E-cigarettes not allowed at fairgrounds, board says

The Fremont County Fair and Rodeo Board has decided to ban the use of electronic cigarettes during this year's event.
"They're going to treat it the same as ...

Hogs bring families together at county fair

The Crippen family started breeding pigs to support local competition.

Hogs and the fair are family affairs for Trish Crippen.
She has volunteered ...

'Bernoulli blower,' pendulums, blocks available all week in the Fremont Center

Science Zone director Steven Schnell said visitors should bring their ...

Over the past year, the Tough Enough to Help Cancer Fund has distributed $120,000 to area residents in need of financial assistance due to medical issues.
"So ...

Amanda Winchester, of Lander, has been participating in 4-H for 33 years.
She started when she was a child, competing in the events, and then became a leader ...

Great white sharks coming to fair

The live animals will be on display with the help of Great White Encounters of Florida.

Brave spectators will come face-to-face with predatory sharks ...

The Fremont County Fair and Rodeo has an intern helping with marketing this year: Kari Wadsworth of Riverton.
She has spent her time in the job preparing ...

Local officials are bracing for the impacts of local road construction on traffic at this year's Fremont County Fair and Rodeo.
Projects include roadwork ...

The Royalty is headed into the busiest time of their reign as they prepare to represent the 101st Fremont County Fair and Rodeo.

The Fremont ...

Lander earns chance at state LL title but loses twice to Cody

CODY -- The dream chase for a state Little League baseball title for the Lander Little League 11- and 12-year-old all-stars ended Saturday.
Cody came up with ...

Raiders claw back in ninth inning to secure state spot

The Riverton Raiders qualified for the American Legion state baseball tournament on Saturday, pulling out a 15-13 win against Evanston in a must-win game at ...

Riverton 15s take state, routing Douglas 12-1

It's the second Babe Ruth championship in a week's time for Riverton, whose 14-year-olds won.

GREEN RIVER -- The only thing left for the Riverton ...

Riverton is 'Indian Country'

Editor:
I am an enrolled member of the Northern Arapaho Tribe. I would like to let all you non-native people know that you can write letters and cry around ...

 
 

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