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Medical response temporarily closed highway

An emergency medical response closed U.S. Highway 20/26 at its intersection with Lysite Moneta Road for about two hours Friday morning.
Medical personnel were ...

Whole truth not being told in case of Morris disappearance

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In April, authorities in Lander swore out an arrest warrant for one James Franklin Jagers. They went to the trouble of extradition and then went to ...

Juvenile program won't move to bigger space

Repairing the house proposed for the project, and renovating it to meet standards for use as a school, would cost more than the program's budget could ...

Uden waives preliminary hearing; he'll be bound over for murder

Gerald Uden has waived his preliminary hearing in Riverton Circuit Court after deciding not to dispute that prosecutors have enough evidence to prove he killed ...

Past sheriff King spent years on Uden case

By the late 1980s, the trail had run cold in the case of three missing persons from Fremont County. Virginia Uden, 32, of Riverton, disappeared Sept. 12, 1980, ...

Schools review security measures

There's a refreshed foundation for the safety and security of students who attend school in Fremont County.
A collaborative effort was set up Sept. 25 among ...

Jobless rate down

The newest report on unemployment statistics for Fremont County has both positives and negatives, but a two-year trend of overall improvement continued in ...

Man linked to disappearance case from 1974 pleads, freed

A man who was implicated in the 1974 disappearance of an Oklahoma resident in the Riverton area has been released from custody.
James Franklin Jagers was ...

Original Uden probe used psychics, past sheriff recalls

On Sept. 27, the Fremont County Attorney's Office finally charged Gerald Uden with three counts of first-degree murder for killing Virginia, Reagan and ...

CWC Oktoberfest kicks off busy schedule of October festivities

There's no reason to stay indoors as Halloween and other fall celebrations fill up the local calendar, unless there's fear of 3-foot-tall vampires and ...

County clinics offer resources to assist breast-feeding moms

The Fremont County Women, Infants, and Children and Fremont County Public Health nursing programs strive to support and share resources that emphasize the ...

Stranded men OK after rescue on mountain

Search and Rescue crews were dispatched to Green Mountain on Saturday to retrieve two Rawlins men who had been stranded due to snow.
Officials said several ...

The man accused of killing his ex-wife and his adopted children near Pavillion 33 years ago is being held without bail in the Fremont County Detention Center ...

With Uden case cracked, past sheriffs recall years of worry

It was a Friday night, and Fremont County Sheriff Tim McKinney was watching the Lander Valley High School football team play in an early-season game.
Football ...

Another weekend, another snowstorm

More than 5 inches of snow had fallen in Riverton by mid-morning Friday, but weather forecasters said the precipitation should stop by evening.
Lander and ...

Winter storm watch posted again in Wyoming

Only a week after a strong snowstorm caused power outages and property damages in Fremont County and elsewhere, a new winter storm watch has been posted for a ...

Suspects lived 'untouchable' in Missouri

The couple charged in homicides tied to one of Fremont County's most-notorious missing persons cases lived "untouchable" in rural southwest Missouri for ...

Fremont County's courthouse is to get a facelift after commissioners approved $1.03 million in spending on equipment and buildings.
The money was for 17 ...

Federal workers in Fremont County were unable to talk about local effects of the government shutdown that went into effect Tuesday after the U.S. Congress ...

Uden case solved after 33 years; man arrested in Missouri

Fourth murder comes to light as bizarre 'cold case' finally breaks

It's been 33 years since the disappearance of Riverton resident Virginia Uden and ...

 
 

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