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Divorces

Divorces granted in Fremont County District Court:

- Karl James Fournier from Bobbi Jo Magill, wife's ...

College signs on with GISS system to promote 'student success'

Local community college trustees plan to participate in a statewide training seminar this year designed to help them promote student success and completion. ...

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Births

BEDDOES
A child was born to Jessica Beddoes of Lander and Centennial Beddoes of Lander at 9:52 a.m. Feb. ...

Young scientists

The hallways of the Jo Anne Youtz McFarland Health and Science Center at Central Wyoming College in Riverton were filled with students competing Tuesday in the ...

Public access to temporary capitol to be 'less than ideal'

Officials said the policy is the best they could do to uphold the public's First Amendment rights while also taking into account this is a private building ...

Driver in fatal wreck charged with vehicular homicide

Officials believe Shawn Pendleton was driving the pickup truck involved in the crash that killed Dana J. Trujillo, 38, of Riverton, on Friday.

The ...

City used $1.9M in 1 percent tax funds during '15: Tax up for renewal this year

2015 was a big year for road repairs.
The city's revenue from the optional 1 percent sales tax allowed Riverton to spend roughly $1.9 million on such repairs ...

Wyoming digest

Wind still causing travel hazards
CHEYENNE (AP) -- Travel remains difficult in many areas of Wyoming as strong winds blow around the snow that fell on ...

Miller: State must build diversified tax base in wake of new slump

This will be State Rep. David Miller's eighth budget session since being elected to the Wyoming Legislature in 2000, and the Riverton Republican said it's ...

Tribe requesting the return of 3 deceased Arapaho children

The Northern Arapaho Tribal Historic Preservation Office is aware of three Arapaho students who remain buried at the Army War College in Carlisle, Pa., after ...

Body found Jan. 28 identified as Jeffrey Charles Brown

Officials have confirmed the identity of the man found dead Jan. 28 south of Riverton on the Wind River Indian Reservation.
Jeffrey Charles Brown, 18, was ...

The biggest religious holidays in America, it has often been noted, are Christmas, Easter and the Super Bowl.
Nothing brings us together like Super Bowl ...

Convicted former county attorney seeks probation

Richard Bohling's legal team has argued that his prosecution was malicious.

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Scores of friends and relatives of former Albany County ...

Wyoming digest

Low risk for Zika in state
CHEYENNE (AP) -- Wyoming health officials say that the state is not at risk for mosquitoes carrying the Zika virus, but they ...

DUI crackdown coming countywide over Super Bowl weekend

Fremont County law enforcement will be looking for drivers under the influence of alcohol or drugs, or not wearing seatbelts during Super Bowl ...

Snowpack numbers rising; still below median for date

The winter storm that blew into Fremont County early this week contributed to an improved snow-water equivalent for the Wind River Basin.
The SWE was 74 ...

Fourth in a series

Job Corps officials are looking for opportunities to send students into the local community in the coming months.
"They want Job ...

District 25 delaying action on elementary reconfiguration; vote expected by Feb. 23

Fremont County School District 25 has pushed back the time frame for deciding on the elementary school configuration in order to give the community another ...

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Births

WATT
Two sons were born to Alexandra R. Watt of Riverton Jan. 31 at SageWest Health Care at Riverton. ...

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Corrections

In Sunday's Ranger, the page A-5 story "Public reception closes art show Friday at CWC" should have said a ...

 
 

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