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President: CWC Class of 2014 displays 'student grit'

Grit, perseverance and strength were hallmarks of the two graduation events this weekend at Central Wyoming College.
During the school's 44th annual ...

RPD chief's pay tops among county's law enforcement officials

The highest-paid law enforcement officer in Fremont County is Riverton chief of police Mike Broadhead. Recent public notices illustrate differences in ...

Woman faces charges of child endangerment

An Ethete woman was arrested for child endangerment Saturday evening after reportedly asking a Riverton resident for a bottle for her child.
The resident ...

Commission race takes shape; Bailey files in city

Filings for local office continued early this week, with two new candidates for the Fremont County Commission and one for Riverton City Council.
Valaira A. ...

After dismal first four months, airport figures could be better in May

Boardings are down almost 1,200 in 2014 compared to last year.

A trend of fewer passengers boarding an airplane at Riverton Regional Airport ...

Update at 1:30 p.m.
The Fremont County Sheriff's Office has apprehended the at-large suspect in a robbery Sunday evening.
According to a press release from ...

Yellowstone visit starts with Old Faithful but needn't end there

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK -- Old Faithful likely comes to mind when you think of Yellowstone National Park. And it's certainly worth seeing, along with other ...

Wyoming digest

Gosar to run for governor
ROCK SPRINGS -- Pete Gosar has stepped down as chairman of the Wyoming Democratic Party and announced that he's running for ...

Closure order at Lander landfill tied to small contamination, officials confirm

Fremont County Solid Waste Disposal District superintendent Andy Frey says a "small detection" of contamination is what caused the decision to close Lander's ...

Opening of forest roads postponed

The seasonal opening of three roads on the Wapiti Ranger District of the Shoshone National Forest will have delayed openings due to snow drifts and road ...

Deputies honor fallen peace officers

Fremont County Sheriff's Office deputies wore black bands over their badges Thursday to mark National Peace Officer Memorial Day.
The bands are meant to ...

'Wash' system fixes funding concern for BOCHES program

The Central Wyoming College Board of Cooperative Higher Educational Services has solved the funding problems it faced last year due to increased ...

Riverton Museum loans Western memorabilia to library display

The Riverton Museum announced the completion of a Cowboy Gear exhibit at the Riverton Branch Library.
Riverton Museum curator Karline Schubach partnered ...

CWC hosting Exploration Camp for middle schoolers

A weeklong overnight Exploration Camp geared toward middle school students is scheduled for June 22 to June 26 at the Central Wyoming College Sinks Canyon ...

Spiritual run to challenge endurance

Organizers are preparing to accommodate more than 200 runners who have signed up to participate in the Moccasin Lake Challenge Run on Saturday in Fort ...

Ideas pouring in for name of new elementary school

Fremont County School District 25 has received more than 50 suggested names for the new K-3 elementary school building planned to open by the summer of 2016 at ...

Bumpy month in county attorney's office leaves rebuilding job under way

The recent termination of a Fremont County deputy attorney marks the second time in as many months a prosecutor has left the County Attorney's Office.
One ...

Campbell challenged in HD34; two file vs. Case for state senate

About two dozen Fremont County residents filed for political office through Friday.
The formal filing period opened Thursday and continues through May 30 for ...

Digest

Wrecked bus was on cruise control
GILLETTE -- Troopers investigating an accident where a bus crashed into a car, triggering an eight-vehicle pileup ...

VA reviewing state records

CASPER -- Veterans Affairs officials have been reviewing records in Wyoming after a VA nurse in Cheyenne was put on leave for telling employees to falsify ...

 
 

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