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'Medicaid gap' hits Wyoming hardest

CHEYENNE -- More than 8 million Americans have enrolled in health-care insurance since the Affordable Care Act went into effect late last year, and another 3 ...

Probation, treatment, prison threat for man in Sinks Canyon shooting

A District Court judge has imposed an unorthodox sentence of probation and treatment, backed by the threat of prison time for three counts of aggravated ...

Wild storm pummels Riverton area

A spectacular thunderstorm sent rivers of rainwater rushing through Riverton roadways over the course of 15-20 minutes Thursday afternoon, bringing strong ...

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Births
FOOS
A son was born to Samantha Foos of Riverton and Randy Foos of Riverton at 1:49 p.m. May 7 at SageWest Health Care at Riverton. The baby weighed 6 ...

Robert 'Bob' Groathouse

Robert "Bob" Groathouse, of Riverton, died Friday, June 20, 2014, at Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. He was 66 years old.
A memorial service will be ...

Achievers

Lander students earn honors
Northern Michigan University has announced the dean's list for the winter 2014 semester.
Lander students George Cartwright ...

Court says EPA authority broad but not limitless

The U.S. Supreme Court got it right this week when it upheld the Environmental Protection Agency's authority to regulate greenhouse-gas emissions -- but also ...

Little League all-star teams set

Two Riverton Little League all-star teams were announced Thursday night at Ron Saban Baseball Complex.
Riverton has entered a 9- and 10-year-old all-star ...

County students selected as winners at state history day

The top two entries in each category at the Wyoming competition advanced to the National History Day event June 15 to June 19.

Judges selected ...

David A. Wiedeman

David A. Wiedeman died Sunday, June 22, 2014, at the Veterans Medical Center in Albuquerque, N.M. He was 66 years old.
Per his request, there will be no ...

More than 36 children participated in the annual Shrine Circus Children's Parade on Wednesday in Riverton.
Entrants dressed up as clowns, ring leaders, lion ...

Chauncey and Edgar

Thursday's storm most definitely was something you don't see every day

Readers of a certain age will recognize the following quote from the old ...

Digest

Money scarce for horse roundups
RENO, Nev. -- Saying they don't have money or room to corral many more wild horses, federal land managers have sided ...

The Giants and the Braves were declared winners of their respective Riverton Little League baseball divisions on Thursday night after the title games were ...

District 25, Justice Department confer on American Indian issues within schools

Representatives from Fremont County School District 25 recently met with the U.S. Department of Justice to discuss and share information about American Indian ...

Ruth L. Schupp

Ruth L. Schupp died Saturday, June 21, 2014, at Westward Heights Care Center in Lander. She was 98 years old.
A memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Thursday, ...

Those who attended CERA conference were courageous

Editor:
On behalf of Citizens Equal Rights Alliance, I want to thank the courageous members of the Riverton community who were curious and willing to attend ...

Storm washes out twinbill between Raiders and GR

A heavy downpour Thursday afternoon postponed the Riverton Raiders American Legion baseball conference doubleheader vs. Green River.
Green River had a 1-0 ...

Richard D. Mann

Richard D. Mann, of Riverton, died Wednesday, June 18, 2014, at Shepherd of Valley Care Center in Casper. He was 83 years old.
Per his request, cremation has ...

Trophy time for youth baseball in local leagues

This is the home stretch for Riverton Little League and Riverton Babe Ruth.
The week has been filled with baseball stories in the sports section. That's ...

 
 

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