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Election Matchup: Fremont County Attorney

Both candidates in the closely watched Fremont County Attorney race, Michael Bennett and Pat LeBrun, addressed the county attorney's role in social issues ...

Dansyl Fred Posey Jr.

Dansyl Fred Posey Jr., of Ethete, died at home.
Visitation began at 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, at the family home, 61 Lone Bear Lane, Ethete. Funeral services ...

Peter 'Pete' Paul Chavez

Peter "Pete" Paul Chavez died Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014, at his home in Los Angeles. He was 74 years old.
A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, July ...

This Saturday, make plans to participate in the Go Fremont County Parade Day 5K, Cycle or Swim in Riverton.
Three separate events will start simultaneously ...

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Deaths
EELLS
Loretta May Eells, 86, of Riverton, died after a short illness Saturday, July 19, surrounded by family at Help for Health Hospice Home. A ...

Strannigan signature suggestion deserves strong consideration

With many of her friends and family with her last Wednesday evening, Clarice Strannigan made an impassioned request to the Fremont County School District 25 ...

Schamber, Winger on state hoops teams for all-star play

Lander Valley High School basketball players Casey Winger and Ashlyn Schamber have been invited to play in the Wyoming Coaches Association all-star basketball ...

Riverton riders had a successful day Sunday in a High Plains Motocross Association event, bringing home a number of top trophies.
The track three miles west ...

Time to register for Wyoming's Biggest Loser RunWalk

Wyoming's First Lady is encouraging state residents to register for the upcoming Biggest Loser RunWalk event planned for Aug. 17 in Casper.
"When parents and ...

Proving airliner claims won't be easy

Until then, it is unlikely that anyone will be held accountable for the deaths of the 298 people on board.

WASHINGTON -- The downing of a Malaysian ...

Hill correct to fire back at 'new garbage' in report

Editor:
I congratulate State Superintendent Cindy hill for "firing back" at this new garbage from the legislators who say they are investigating her. This is ...

Tuesday notes

Au revoir, Rendezvous
Put Riverton Rendezvous in the memory banks for another year. It proved again over the weekend that it remains a vibrant summer ...

Digest

Enzi tops in campaign funds
Incumbent Wyoming Senator Mike Enzi is the top fundraiser among congressional candidates in the state in the most recent ...

Decision due soon on bomb training range expansion

BILLINGS, Mont. -- Air Force officials are expected to decide as soon as next month whether to go forward with an expansion of a bomber training area over the ...

Campaign aide fired over drawing

The campaign of Wyoming secretary of state candidate Ed Murray has acknowledged a staffer sent an obscene sketch to someone who had been fired from the ...

Want to buy your own town? Aladdin can be had for $1.5M

ALADDIN -- Here's a gift for someone who has everything: A tiny town in far northeastern Wyoming named Aladdin.
You won't need a genie in a bottle to buy it. ...

The specter of the bird's listing is reviving the centuries-old debate about local vs. federal control and whether to develop or conserve the ...

Three people were arrested after an incident that began during the Friday Night Cruise in downtown Riverton.
Reports state an officer at the event saw a ...

Person of interest sought in child abduction case

Police are looking for a person of interest in connection with a child abduction reported early Saturday in Riverton.
Reports state a 9-year-old girl was ...

Airport numbers show substantial improvement

June cancellations just 8 percent

Air service at Riverton Regional Airport has turned a corner, according to the most recent data.
After months of ...

 
 

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