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County photographers win big in Sinks Canyon photo contest

Fremont County photographers pulled out the stops in the 33rd annual Sinks Canyon State Park Photo Contest. Buzzing hummingbirds, frolicking moose, children ...

Dozens enter Rendezvous car show

More than 250 vehicles were shown July 19 in this year's Riverton Rendezvous Friday Night Cruise, and 117 cars and trucks along with 14 motorcycles competed in ...

Rotary names duck race winners

The Riverton Rotary Club launched rubber ducks into the Wind River on Aug. 3 in an effort to raise money to stamp out polio worldwide.
The winners ...

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Garden Club hosts convention
The Riverton Garden Club hosted the Wyoming Federation of Garden Clubs annual state convention June 14-16. WFGC awarded ...

Nantt, Olson to wed Aug. 10

Ray and Lauri Nantt, of Riverton, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Brandice Nantt to Jesse Olson of Riverton.
The future bride is a ...

Atlantic City fest to feature local authors

Local authors will be featured at the first-ever Atlantic City Book Fest from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 24 at Miner's Delight Inn Bed & Breakfast.
The writers ...

The Riverton High School Class of 1973 recently celebrated its 40-year ...

Case picked to lead district of Wyoming Elks Association

Frances I. Case, of Riverton, has been installed as District Deputy to the Elks National President for the lodges in the Southwest District of the Wyoming Elks ...

Starks celebrate 50 years

Earl and Sharon Starks celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house July 27 at the Outlaw Inn in Rock Springs.
The couple married July 21, ...

Summerlin, Martin to wed Aug. 17

Stephenie Summerlin, the daughter of Dan and Sheila Summerlin of Pavillion, is engaged to Jared Martin, the son of Scott and Peggy Martin of Riverton.
The ...

Boot Bar wins 'best theme' award in county fair parade

Seventy-six floats entered the 2013 fair parade, "Celebrating 100 years of Traditions and Fun," July 27 on Main Street in Riverton.
The best theme award went ...

County students listed on UW provost's honor roll

The University of Wyoming lists 22 students from Fremont County on the 2013 spring semester provost's honor roll.
The provost's honor roll consists of ...

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Students earn recognition
Eastern Wyoming College has announced the honor rolls for the spring 2012 semester. There were 255 students receiving ...

Second Wind builds playhouse for Habitat for Humanity raffle

Students from the Central Wyoming College Second Wind Program assisted Habitat for Humanity Wind River Country in the construction of a playhouse to be raffled ...

UW names spring graduates

The University of Wyoming accorded degrees upon the following students from Fremont County at the completion of the 2013 spring semester.
The following ...

In the final quarter of the 20th century, the tribes of the Wind River Indian Reservation got organized in their efforts to preserve their native ...

Key Club earns Single Service Award

The Riverton High School Key Club received the Single Service Award, bronze level, at the Key Club International Convention from July 3-7 in Washington, ...

Pet Connection took in the 'smoky' animals

Lander Pet Connection was busy July 12 when a dozen animals from the Wind River Veterinary Clinic were housed after a fire July 11.
Pet Connection president ...

Community effort saves 12 pets in veterinary clinic fire

Authorities say the Lander facility sustained "pretty severe damage" to the roof and attic.

Six dogs and six cats were saved from a structure fire ...

Bridge program gives students a head start at CWC

Central Wyoming College's free Summer Bridge Boot Camp scheduled for Aug. 5-16 will provide incoming students with academic skills to be successful in ...

 
 

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