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Funding to assist Arapahoe kids in District 25 doubling

The Riverton school board of trustees has approved an award of about $175,000 from Fremont County School District 38 for Riverton's Arapahoe Instruction Grant. ...

Canceled bus route affecting homeless

The Black Hills Stage Line bus service has canceled its route through Fremont County because of a lack of ridership.
According to the company, the Denver to ...

Fitness studio to merge with Teton Athletic Club in May

Renew Fitness Studio has announced plans to merge with Teton Athletic Club in Riverton. Renew Fitness Studio co-owners Kelli Gard and Sarah Remacle and Teton ...

A Riverton resident died Wednesday at the scene of a one-vehicle rollover on Sand Draw (Wyoming Highway 135) east of town.
Reports state Daniel William ...

Column on keeping older names alive made good point for families

Editor:
I thank Betty Starks Case for her thoughts on ...

Senior center breakfast is one of 'best-kept secrets' in town

Editor:
Tired of grabbing a stale donut or granola bar as you go out the door in the morning? Can't face another bowl of cold cereal? So many in our community ...

Warm temperatures and strong wind are raising the risk of wildfires, and the Riverton area is under a "fed flag warning" from the National Weather Service.
In ...

Legislature agrees to take a look at unequal recreation funding around the state

Mike Harris, Dave Flory and Rachel Ratliff were responsible for my math education in high school.
So I know that $147,096 is not equal to $645,385.
That is ...

UW Extension offices offering pesticide schools

The Fremont County Extension Service and Fremont County Weed and Pest are planning two private pesticide certification schools this spring.
Any farmer, ...

No reason to get upset about Cowboys losing in tournament

Editor:
In Wyoming most of us were excited about the Cowboys making the March Madness tournament. But I was surprised at how many people I know were ...

Foresight by lawmakers helped avoid major cuts this year, says Bebout

State Sen. Eli Bebout, R-Riverton, wouldn't describe his role as a top leader in the Wyoming Senate as enjoyable, exactly.
For the most part, he says, being ...

Deputies arrest Riverton man after assault

The victim said Justin King threatened to kill her children.

Justin King, 27, of Riverton, was arrested March 14 in Gillette after reportedly ...

Vehicular homicide charge will stand in Nov. 13 fatality

The charges will stand against a man accused of causing a crash on Nov. 13 that killed one woman and injured a second.
District Court Judge Norman E. Young ...

Action Cooling preps for ice machine repair season

As warmer weather finds its way back to the valley, coolers and refrigerators may need to find their way to Clyde Forbis, the owner of Action Cooling in ...

Please re-think city snow removal method so rollouts can get through

Editor:
The new trash rollouts are ...

Man accused in vehicle death using 'double jeopardy' defense

A defense attorney is asking a judge to throw out the vehicular homicide case against her client, arguing it amounts to double jeopardy.
A hearing on the ...

Find alternative to killing bison

Editor:
It has been reported in the news that they are looking for a way to deal with the buffalo, or bison, that stray away from Yellowstone Park, another ...

Six injured in Wind River Canyon wreck

Six Cody residents were injured in a one-vehicle rollover Sunday after their Jeep collided with a rock in the Wind River Canyon.
Officials believe all of the ...

State 'needs to get a lot more' out of liaison posts

Editor:
In response to the ...

Museums to host traveling outlaw exhibit

Wyoming has been the stomping grounds for many an outlaw. Butch Cassidy spent much of his career in Fremont County and Wyoming. He ranched in the Dubois area ...

 
 

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