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Friday, July 28

The Shoshone National Forest will host a meeting to discuss the ...

BLM Lander to auction 65 oil and gas parcels

The Bureau of Land Management has released its initial environmental analysis for the Wind River/Bighorn Basin District's first quarter 2018 competitive oil ...

State bar establishes fraud fund

The Wyoming State Bar has announced that it has funds available to reimburse clients' losses caused by the dishonest conduct of lawyers in the course of the ...

Lander hosts wild horse auction

The Wind River Wild Horse Sanctuary, in partnership with the Bureau of Land Management and Wyoming Honor Farm, will host a wild horse and burro adoption, ...

Lessons in courage -- from a tree

I've reached a truce with a menacing ash in my yard.

The tree in front of my home is a villain.
I know it to be so because I have often lamented ...

'It does seem strange' not to elect the candidate who got most votes

Editor:
I have been reading the letters and other comments about the electoral college in light of the presidential election. As Mr. Peck wrote at the ...

One down, one to go

Riverton has its police chief but still seeks a permanent city administrator

The City of Riverton made a sensible decision in moving to resolve one ...

Still just 2 major fires in state; good progress on both

Residents in southeast Wyoming can return to their homes and cabins as firefighters make progress on a fire burning in the Medicine Bow National Forest.
The ...

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U.S. attorney nominee announced
CHEYENNE (AP) -- President Donald Trump has nominated Mark Klaassen as the chief federal law enforcement officer for ...

Gold mine plan near Yellowstone moves ahead

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Montana environmental regulators say a Canadian company can move forward with plans to explore for gold in an area north of Yellowstone ...

Riverton 4-A sports quadrant might change to easier lineup

As Riverton High School moves into 4-A athletic competitive, the school is now expected to be grouped in a quadrant with Star Valley, Jackson Hole and Cody ...

The Wyoming Wildlife Association invites volunteers to assist in removing an obsolete and unwanted fence from the Shoshone National Forest.
Later, the helpers ...

Friday Night Cruise was better when cars drove the full route

Editor:
Every year someone brings this up, so I guess this year it is my turn. I really do like the downtown street cruise during Riverton Rendezvous, but it ...

Enter the fair parade

There's still time, and you can be part of our all-county showcase

With the Fremont County Fair Parade just three days off, you might assume it's too ...

The 12-and-under squad plays host Laramie in Wednesday's first round.



Riverton's 12-and-under all-stars were one out from being banished to the ...

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Thursday, July 27

The 2017 Lander LIVE Season continues with legendary Jamaican ...

Frontier Days on youth movement for volunteers

CHEYENNE (AP) -- About 60 percent of Cheyenne Frontier Days' 2,900 volunteers are age 40 and older.
So, Andrea Allen, chairwoman of the CFD Indians Committee ...

Jared Noseep, recent graduate and valedictorian of Fort Washakie High School, signed a letter of intent to compete in college rodeo for Mesalands Community ...

Small plane safely down on highway after prop damage

A pilot made an emergency landing Saturday on Wyoming Highway 789, coming to rest in a driveway. Wyoming Highway Patrol trooper Dan Eggli said the home-built ...

Durward Guffey

Riverton resident, Durward Guffey, 86, passed away at his home Sunday, July 16, 2017 after months of declining health.
One of nine children of Lloyd and Mable ...

 
 

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