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RHS Hall of Fame tickets available for Aug. 29 event

Tickets are available for the inaugural Riverton High School Hall of Fame ceremony.
The event is at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 29 in the RHS commons area.
The first 10 ...

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Births
HALLOCK
A daughter was born to Madison Johnson of Riverton and Levi Hallock of Riverton at 12:33 p.m. June 10 at SageWest Health Care at ...

County mulls balancing books with investments, sale of Riverton building

Fremont County commissioners considered drawing money out of the county's investment pool or selling a building on North Eighth Street West in Riverton to help ...

The Summer of the Irresponsible Boyfriend knew many lapses in judgment, still, we cooked, nearly every night. We had two standards: scallops with broccoli and ...

Salad greens are plentiful in grocery stores year-round, but if you ask us, big-box produce never seems to taste as good as the leafy greens that pop up in ...

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Murder-for-hire trial set
CASPER -- A trial date has finally been set in the case against a Casper woman accused of hiring a hit man to kill her ...

Doctor says he did nothing wrong in man's drug overdose

WORLAND -- A Worland physician named in a wrongful death suit has filed a response to the claims that he caused a man to overdose on opioid medication.
An ...

Capitol group to consider hiring a project manager

CHEYENNE -- Top Wyoming officials plan to meet in Cheyenne on Wednesday to consider whether to hire a project manager to oversee the $300-million renovation of ...

Three face trial in decapitation case

POWELL -- Three people are facing trial in the death of a man whose decapitated body was found along a remote dirt road northwest of Powell.
A circuit court ...

Judge says Arapahos are 'large employer' under ACA

The designation requires the tribe to provide insurance coverage for its hundreds of employees.

A judge has ruled against a Wyoming Indian tribe's ...

Body found Sunday south of Riverton

The Fremont County Coroner's Office is investigating a set of human remains found Sunday evening near Left Hand Ditch Road south of Riverton.
Fremont County ...

A 19-year-old Fremont County woman died Tuesday evening in a two-vehicle crash on Mill Creek Road south of Ethete.
Fremont County Coroner Mark Stratmoen said ...

Rendezvous weekend offers Friday Night Cruise, balloon rally and more

The biggest weekend of the 35th annual Riverton Rendezvous begins early with the Riverton Branch Library's "chalk the walk" festival and sidewalk art contest ...

Pictures of homicide scene viewed in court at Shull murder trial

Grisly photographs of the alleged victim were the focus of the murder trial for a Riverton man that entered its second long afternoon on Tuesday.
Prosecutors ...

Museums to host speakers, treks and 'digs' this week

The museums in Dubois, Lander and Riverton have organized another week of programs and activities.
On Thursday, the Riverton Museum is hosting a trek to St. ...

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Births
FELTER
A son was born to Melanie Felter of Ethete on May 28 at SageWest Health Care at Riverton. The baby weighed 6 pounds, .5 ...

WDH: Season's first case of West Nile reported in state

The season's first case of West Nile virus in Wyoming has been detected in Sheridan County.
"We want to remind residents to take steps to protect themselves ...

Gonorrhea outbreak found in state

The Wyoming Department of Health has detected an alarming increase in reported gonorrhea cases across Wyoming this year.
"So far this year, 61 cases of ...

Rate of fatal wrecks in county slightly higher than state figure

Fremont County had 10 fatal crashes in 2014 resulting in 12 deaths.

A report from the Wyoming Department of Transportation details the dangers of ...

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Man killed by Casper police
CASPER -- Casper police have identified the man who they shot and killed while serving a search warrant.
A statement ...

 
 

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