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Three arrested, bound over for alleged involvement in meth in Riverton, reservation

The case involved surveillance by the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation.

State police say they recently busted three Riverton ...

Center of Hope gunman wants work records for sentencing

The Riverton man convicted of a fatal shooting this summer at the Center of Hope detoxification and rehabilitation facility wants to use records of his public ...

The results of a community survey conducted by R Recreation in August showed that a majority of respondents are in favor of a recreation center in Riverton. ...

The Riverton Police Department and Riverton Fire Department took part in the processional Friday, Oct. 30 for Maddyx Fischer, the 9-year old Riverton boy who ...

Riverton firefighters responded just before 10 a.m. Oct. 20 to a two-vehicle, head-on collision in the 1700 block of North Smith Road.
Riverton Volunteer Fire ...

Riverton Middle School student Kaila Heistuman was part of the Central Wyoming College "Halls of Horror" haunted house Friday and Saturday evening as a dead ...

Duncan, a goat owned by Nick McIntosh was brought to the Stock Doc Halloween animal costume contest by Michael and Laurie Abbatello on ...

Today

Births

BIRDSHED
A son was born to Eileen SunRhodes of Riverton and Blaze Birdshed of Riverton at 8:28 a.m. Oct, ...

Riverton woman featured in cancer campaign

A Riverton woman's story is being told in all Smith's Food & Drug stores in seven states in recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in ...

'Cadillac tax' takes value from most health coverage

More health insurance upheaval is coming your way. The value of your health insurance is shrinking, and you may be paying more for less this year and in years ...

Digest

CWD found in new elk hunt area
GREEN RIVER (AP) -- The Wyoming Game and Fish Department says chronic wasting disease has been found in a new elk hunt ...

Hathaway could get more money from legislators

SHERIDAN (AP) -- State lawmakers are working to make changes to Wyoming's Hathaway Scholarship in response to the increasing cost of tuition at the University ...

Genetics report positive for park griz

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) -- Grizzly bears in the Yellowstone National Park region are thriving and have the potential to continue to thrive in the long term, ...

Big training run at bigger site scheduled for December

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) -- The first large-scale exercise in a huge bomber training area over the Northern Plains is scheduled for early next month.
The exercise ...

New group pushing for rec facility in Riverton

The idea of developing a recreation facility in Riverton has emerged again, this time with a group of people committed to pushing a bigger idea.
Local ...

Woman killed in one-car crash; baby daughter survives overnight in cold

A Casper woman died Friday in a one-vehicle crash northwest of Riverton.
Her 6-month-old daughter survived the incident, and a night in the cold - ...

After several months of online voting, the Wyoming State Historical Society on Monday announced its list of the state's top 10 artifacts as chosen by the ...

Three deaths investigated in county as homicides

The first involves a 41-year-old woman and a 5-year-old boy, both from Lander.

An adult woman and a child were found dead over the weekend in a Lander ...

Group proposes seasons to spread out deer hunters, G&F seeks input

A working group has proposed five historically general-license deer hunt areas in Fremont County be managed under a quota system and is asking for public input ...

Disabled veterans able to hunt

Locals volunteer with Hunting with Heroes program to help four stalk elk

Some say hunting is the original American sport.
Once necessary for simple ...

 
 

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