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Concern has been raised about mule deer hunting in general license areas 92, 94, 96, 97 and 160.

Wyoming Game and Fish is forming a public input ...

Potential farmers market sites compared

Organizers continue to consider new location options for the weekly farmers market that has taken place in downtown Riverton for the past several ...

Rink think

Riverton has no public ice skating area outdoors, but volunteers and city rec leaders plan to change that

Decades ago in Riverton, many local ...

Pavillion-area residents are creating an organization to provide household water to locals in an area under study for groundwater contamination.
The ...

Lander's Pioneer Days festivities were still a couple of months away in May 1961, put preparations already were off and running.
An enjoyable preview of the ...

Digest

Art students selling chili, ceramics
Central Wyoming College ceramics students will sell homemade chili in handmade bowls at a fundraiser Wednesday in ...

Class to train instructors on food, ag disasters

Preparing for and responding to incidents involving animals, plants and food are the focus of a Department of Homeland Security certified course May 21 in ...

District 38 passes audit; issues found

A passing audit completed by Lovelett, Skogen & Associates, P.C., has been accepted by the Fremont County School District 38 Board of Trustees.
Business ...

Veterans and families urged to fill out brief questionnaire

Wyoming veterans and family members are encouraged to complete a short online survey regarding Wyoming veteran benefits and services at ...

Panelists to discuss EPA boundary decision

The Northern Arapaho Tribe invites the public to an informative symposium Tuesday in Riverton.
The event is in response to recent concern about the boundary ...

Lander man pleads not guilty to aggravated assault

Brandon Conard was arrested in February after allegedly throwing a paper towel holder at his girlfriend, hitting her.

A Lander man pleaded not guilty ...

Today

Births
SPOONHUNTER
A daughter was born to Ambrosia Antelope and Julian Spoonhunter, of Lander, at 4:46 a.m. March 24, 2014, at Lander Regional ...

Team dance competition set for Saturday

The public is invited to celebrate Native American Day by attending a team dance competition Saturday at the Wind River Hotel and Casino.
The event is free to ...

Digest

Police learn to deal with biker gangs
ROCK SPRINGS -- Rock Springs police are getting training to deal with outlaw motorcycle gangs.
Police Chief Mike ...

Officers will track arrests for marijuana

Wyoming law-enforcement officers plan to track marijuana arrests more closely now that the drug is legal in neighboring Colorado.
The Wyoming Association of ...

Alice Uden trial begins in Cheyenne; daughter talks

CHEYENNE -- An elderly Missouri woman's daughter is testifying at her mother's first-degree murder trial in Wyoming in a case that goes back almost 40 ...

Tribal settlement money evident in increased car sales locally

Vehicle sales saw a bump in Fremont County as Northern Arapaho tribal members began receiving settlement checks from a lawsuit over mineral royalties.
From ...

In centennial year, 4-H carnival Saturday

The Fremont County 4-H Carnival is this weekend in Riverton, offering games, crafts, prizes and food to all participants.
Organizers say they stuck to ...

All household waste sent to Lander to fill landfill before 2023 deadline

The larger Sand Draw site would accept only construction and demolition waste until then.

In an effort to fill the Lander landfill before its ...

By the numbers

City report summarizes police, building, trash, utility statistics

City staff shared a completed 2013 annual report with the city council April 15. ...

 
 

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