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Businesses report big losses during South Federal Boulevard work

When the Wyoming Department of Transportation set out to reconstruct South Federal Boulevard in Riverton last year, the plan was to make improvements and ...

Casino opening new restaurant Friday

The Wind River Hotel and Casino is celebrating the grand opening of its new Buffalo Restaurant all weekend.
Events begin with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 10 ...

City awards bid for ramp repair along Pershing Avenue

Pedestrian complaints spurred the Fix Our Roads Citizen Committee to recommend the city fix the accessibility ramps along Pershing Avenue between Broadway ...

For 58 years, Don Haddenham has been a collector of coins, art and sundries. In May, he opened Wind River Coin and Collectibles in hopes of liquidating his ...

City picks out-of-state firm for pavement assessment work

Of the six companies that submitted bids, IMS Infrastructure Management ranked the highest.

Riverton City Council members had trouble deciding if ...

St. Stephen's teacher earns Fulbright award

Dara Weller of St. Stephen's Indian School was awarded a Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching grant to conduct research in the United Kingdom, according ...

Council expects $675K in visitor spending for fiscal year 2015-2016

The Wind River Visitors Council estimates a 2015-2016 fiscal year revenue of $675,000 from 4 percent lodging tax collections.
The revenue for the 2014-15 ...

Zamora named general manager at Hi Mountain Jerky

Hans and Kimberly Hummel, owners of Hi Mountain Jerky and Seasonings, are pleased to announce the promotion of Edgar Zamora to general manager of the company. ...

WHP announces two new lieutenants

CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming Highway Patrol has announced the appointment of two new lieutenants.
Col. John Butler on Friday announced that Trooper George Nykun and ...

Shoshoni man earns Driver of the Year award from WTA

Gary Albrandt has logged more than 3.4 million miles with no preventable accidents in his professional career.

A professional truck driver from ...

Lander store donates to two school districts on reservation

A Lander business manager said he wanted to find a way to give back to school districts on the Wind River Indian Reservation that are "often ...

CWC professor earns distance educator award

Central Wyoming College Professor Colleen Bartlett earned the Master Distance Educator Award at the Wyoming Distance Education Consortium spring conference in ...

Taco bus in Riverton serving up dozens of Mexican dishes

Daniel's Mexican Food restaurant in Riverton offers a large menu out of a large bus that is bigger than the usual taco trucks seen in many cities.
This bus, ...

Col. John Butler retiring as head of Wyoming Highway Patrol

CHEYENNE -- The head of the Wyoming Highway Patrol is retiring.
The Wyoming Highway Patrol says Col. John Butler announced he will retire on June 1. He's been ...

Days Inn continues $1.4 million remodel

The renovation includes 17 added rooms and a new spa area and exercise room.

For about $1.4 million, the Days Inn in Riverton underwent a remodel ...

City council approves 31 liquor license renewal applications

The City of Riverton approved 31 liquor license renewal applications in February. The city is due to receive about $39,500 from application fees in addition to ...

Lander resident passes bar exam

CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming State Bar has announced that nine people have been recommended for admission to practice law in Wyoming.
Among the nine is Christine ...

Rey resigning from post as CWC director of human resources

After more than three years of service to Central Wyoming College, executive director of human resources Jennifer Rey announced her resignation April 15 "with ...

Sierra Club hires new conservation director

The Sierra Club Wyoming Chapter has selected veteran environmental advocate Lloyd Dorsey to be the chapter's new Wyoming conservation director.
"We are ...

City awards bid for fire hydrant replacement to Riverton company

The 2015 fire hydrant replacement project has been awarded to Viper Underground of Riverton.
The company was the lowest bidder with a price tag of about ...

 
 

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