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Second trial set for man charged in March assault

A second trial will begin Dec. 7 in the case of a Riverton man charged with beating his ex-girlfriend while driving to Lander in March.
The defendant was ...

Border dispute arguments hit court Tuesday

It's first courtroom salvo in whether Riverton remains part of reservation

The dispute pitting Wyoming state government against the two Wind River ...

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Births

JAMIESON
A son was born to Rebekah Mitchell of Riverton and Nicholas Jamieson of Riverton at 7:40 a.m. ...

Federal Reserve says region's ag income fell sharply in 3Q

And the U.S. Agriculture Department predicts farm income will fall 36 percent this year.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- The Federal Reserve says farm income fell ...

UW to overhaul College of Education

CHEYENNE (TNS)-- Graduates of the University of Wyoming College of Education's programs don't always have the skills and knowledge needed to teach in the ...

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Body may be missing girl's
GILLETTE (AP) -- A body found east of Buffalo may be that of a 4-year-old girl who fell through ice in the Powder River in ...

Grant improves airport's chances

The city of Riverton received almost $482,000 in grant money this year from the Department of Transportation to help Riverton Regional Airport develop and ...

Fremont County residents are invited to join Great Lakes Airlines in petitioning for federal exemptions that could help protect regular air service at Riverton ...

By ballot vote, residents OK new 'Lucky 13' water district

Seventeen Fremont County residents cast ballots Nov. 3 to determine to form a new local water district. All 17 voters were for the move, and on Nov. 10 the ...

Senior center funds running out; city reg complicates remedy

The Riverton Senior Citizens and Community Service Center is running out of money.
Riverton city staff members believe there is about 15 months of money left ...

Representing Marine Corps League 638, Roseno and Paul Voss did the presentation of colors to start the ...

RHS Choir

Director Jon Marquez welcomed the audience to the RHS Choir concert Nov. ...

Session aims at ESA reforms

CODY (AP) -- A two-day workshop hosted by Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead will look at ways to reform the Endangered Species Act, such as by increasing the role of state ...

Riverton Regional Airport is expected to be in a better position to attract a new airline now that it has completed its runway reconstruction project.
The ...

Two from county killed in rollover; truck was stolen

Two Fremont County residents died Wednesday in a one-vehicle rollover west of Casper.
The pickup truck involved was reported stolen later in the day.
Kevin ...

Devon Energy Employees Norman Williamson, Bill Skelton and Tony Luoma served breakfast to retired U.S. Marine Master Sgt. Richard Woods during the Veterans ...

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Major highways reopen
CHEYENNE (AP) -- Traffic is flowing again on all major interstates and highways in Wyoming although there are still slick and ...

Counties might be permitted to pass local wildlife feeding bans

(AP) -- Wyoming counties could prohibit people from feeding wildlife if a proposed bill passes during the state's 2016 legislative session.
The legislature's ...

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Deaths

BARNETT
Lillian M. (Zednick) Barnett, 82, of Lander, died Monday, Nov. 2, at Westward Heights Care Center ...

Victims of Tuesday fatality identified; vehicle left road

Killed at the scene were Leah Addison, 33, and Byron C'Hair, 25.

The Fremont County Coroner has released the names of the two people who died in a ...

 
 

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