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Horn named semifinalist for teacher of the year award

Fremont County School District 2 instructor Jason Horn has received the District Teacher of the Year Award from the Wyoming Department of ...

No injuries in trailer home fire

No one was injured in a structure fire that destroyed a double-wide trailer home at about 5 a.m. Sunday in the 300 block of East Fifth Street in Hudson.
The ...

Elders bless grounds of new school

Fremont County School District 14 broke ground Sept. 12 on a new elementary school in Ethete.
Members of the community, staff, students, contractors and ...

City parks getting new playground equipment

Riverton will get some new playground equipment this year using money from Wyoming Community Gas.
WCG has operated as a nonprofit consortium of municipalities ...

Detox facility hosting an 'empty bowl' fundraiser

The Center of Hope is having its first "Filling an Empty Bowl" fundraiser Oct. 23 in the Fremont Center at the Fremont County Fairgrounds in Riverton.
Helen ...

LVHS senior earns $1,000 scholarship from Rotary

Lander Valley High School senior Marvin Aragon has earned a $1,000 scholarship from the Lander Rotary Club.
Rotarians say Aragon was a standout high school ...

Fremont County School District 21 approves eight bus routes

The Fremont County School District 21 Board of Trustees has approved eight bus routes for the 2014-2015 school year.
During the board's regular meeting Aug. ...

Arts in Action season begins with free show Saturday

The organization will be promoting upcoming concerts and selling season tickets at the event.

Arts in Action starts off its 2014-2015 season Saturday ...

Central Wyoming College Second Wind Students have dedicated more than 100 hours of service to the community as part of their co-curricular credits in the ...

Stringham, Savage to marry

Brenda Lee Savage and David Lee Stringham, both of Riverton, have announced their engagement.
The future bride is 1980 graduate of Wind River High School and ...

Penzien, Hehr to wed Sept. 5

Jim and Phyllis Penzien of Riverton are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Teri Ann Penzien to Ryan Benjamin Hehr, the son of Bob and Jo Hehr ...

Perryman, Amend wed June 28

Sady Lynn Perryman of Riverton and Rex Allen Amend of Los Angeles were married June 28 at Washington Park in Laramie.
Jeff Thompson officiated the ceremony. ...

Habitat for Humanity receives $5K from First Interstate Bank

Funds will go toward the continued construction of the organization's 16th house in Fremont County.

Habitat for Humanity, Wind River Country recently ...

A bicycle touring group passed through Riverton recently on Day 19 of a 50-day, 3,700-mile journey.
The cyclists are riding from coast to coast, starting in ...

Library hosting Reader's Run 5k

The public is invited to participate in the Reader's Run 5k on Oct. 4 at the Lander Library.
Registration begins at 9 a.m., and the run starts at 10 a.m. ...

Moriarty, Finch marry

Sarah Marie Moriarty and Benjamin Thomas Finch were married July 10, 2014, at the Kiwanis Community House in Cheyenne. The groom's brother, A. Lucas Finch, a ...

Deshaw, Coen to wed Saturday

Shawna Marine Deshaw of Fort Washakie and George "Bob" Coen of Riverton have announced their engagement.
The future bride is the daughter of Cindy Deshaw and ...

Elders honor gravesite found on school grounds

The Fremont County School District 21 Board of Trustees held a ceremony to honor a gravesite found on the grounds of the school.
The site sat behind the ...

Van Dijks invite families to paint community memorial

Residents will have the opportunity Saturday to be a part of a lasting memorial for Noah and Zephy van Dijk --two children who died in a house fire July 15 on ...

Author giving talk Saturday

Wyoming author Craig Johnson will be in Shoshoni this weekend to discuss his book "Spirit of Steamboat."
"Spirit" was selected as part of the 2014 One Book ...

 
 

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