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Drugs or booze likely factors in wreck that closed U.S. Highway 20

Officials believe alcohol or drugs were involved a traffic accident that closed U.S. Highway 20 north of Shoshoni.
According to reports, Roark Fairchild of ...

Thursday night's 2014 Spring Showcase Concert at Central Wyoming College marked Professor Robert Hussa's last performance as director of the collegiate ...

Elected officials make pitch for a pay increase

Commissioners have final say

Salaries for Fremont County's elected officials are up for review this year, the outcome is uncertain. Commissioners ...

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Deaths
MEDENHALL
Francis "Marvin" Medenhall, 82, of Kinnear, died Thursday, May 8, at his home. A viewing will be 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, May 12, at ...

Sexual assault reports triple at University of Wyoming

LARAMIE -- University of Wyoming Police Chief Mike Samp says his department received 15 reports of sexual assault last year.
That is up from just five in 2012 ...

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Guilty plea from bank robber
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. -- An unemployed Washington state restaurant worker faces September sentencing after admitting in ...

The city-owned vacant lot at 422 E. Main St. in downtown Riverton will be the new home for the farmers market this summer -- at least for now.
The Riverton ...

Man says 'not guilty' to kidnapping event on rez that ended in Riverton

A Riverton man has pleaded not guilty to kidnapping and domestic violence charges in a case that raises jurisdictional issues.
The Fremont County Attorney's ...

Judge OKs plea deal in meth arrest; Bennett disapproves

A Dubois man pleaded guilty Thursday in Lander District Court to selling methamphetamine in line with a plea agreement that Fremont County Attorney Michael ...

CHEYENNE -- Jurors convicted a 75-year-old woman who shot her husband in the mid-1970s of second-degree murder, despite her defense that she acted in a ...

New operator found for Riverton airport cafe space

Fullmer's Fatboy Diner plans to open May 16.

The vacant restaurant space at Riverton Regional Airport soon will be occupied by a new Fullmer's Fatboy ...

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Births
BAKER
A son was born to Estelle and Zachary Baker, of Hudson, at 9:24 p.m. April 7, 2014, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, ...

Digest

Jurors weigh Alice Uden case
CHEYENNE -- Jurors on Thursday continued to deliberate in the case of a 75-year-old Missouri woman charged with killing her ...

CASPER -- Roman Catholic organizations in Wyoming told a federal judge Wednesday that they don't want to have anything to do with helping their employees access ...

In light of Supreme Court ruling, state campaign law under review

CHEYENNE -- Local and national groups warn that Wyoming's campaign finance laws need to be changed to comply with a U.S. Supreme Court ruling.
Wyoming law ...

Facilities leaders visit Riverton schools

The first stop was the proposed site for Riverton's new elementary school at 1200 W. Monroe Ave.

Fremont County School District 25 administration ...

Several options in play to deal with library drainage problems

The Riverton Branch Library is moving forward with fixing leakage and drainage problems at its facility.
According to Fremont County Library System director ...

Few applicants so far for county pathologist job

Fremont County's plan to hire its own expert to perform autopsies is in a rough patch, as few candidates are applying for the job. The proposed salary is ...

Twenty to 30 years for youngest of five in Hudson homicides

The youngest defendant in the case of a double homicide in Hudson was sentenced to 20 to 30 years in prison Thursday in a hearing laced with emotion at Lander ...

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Births
STETTER
A son was born to Laura Voss and Dustin Stetter, of Dubois, at 5:34 p.m. March 28, 2014, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. He weighed 6 ...

 
 

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