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State to give $250,000 for Honor Farm land purchase

The Wyoming Legislature is set appropriate $250,000 for the Wyoming Honor Farm to buy new land.
The Department of Corrections plans to take 302 acres near ...

Reflecting changed economy, Tunnel Hill Road rebuild awarded for half of estimate

Fremont County will start a realignment of Tunnel Hill Road near Ocean Lake this winter.
The existing road -- which runs along a canal bank -- is "very muddy ...

Coroner seeks responsible party for unclaimed body at morgue

The Fremont County Coroner is seeking a claimant for the body of Phyllis C. Homan, 69, of Riverton, who was found dead Jan. 6 in the 400 block of North Seventh ...

Many at Tuesday town hall spoke against idea

Fremont County commissioners had considered voting to privatize local emergency management services ...

EMS privatization hearing Tuesday; vote could follow

The Fremont County Commission could move forward with privatization of its emergency medical services as soon as Tuesday.
Commissioners hinted they might vote ...

Hearing on private EMS service Jan. 12; public input taken

The Fremont County Commission is seeking public comment regarding a potential agreement with Guardian Flight for ground ambulance services.
If approved, the ...

County to fight added acreage for sage grouse

Fremont County Commissioners intend to fight the Bureau of Land Management's proposal to withdraw 252,000 acres of land identified as greater sage grouse ...

Commissioners ask governor to block any Syrian refugees from entering state

Syrian refugees should not be settled in Wyoming, according to a message the Fremont County Commission is sending Gov. Matt Mead.
The county board passed a ...

New board, operations structure for youth justice services in county

Justice services for youth in Fremont County are operating under a new structure and with a new community advisory board.
The youth services, juvenile ...

Gravel road improvements get 1 percent tax money

The money had been allocated for a different project, but county commissioners decided to use it for gravel roads instead.

Dozens of miles of roads ...

County ambulance service talks continue with private helicopter firm

There is no set timeline for the discussions or for when a decision on privatization of county services will be reached.

Negotiations with Guardian ...

A store that recently opened west of Riverton soon will begin selling alcohol.
The Fremont County Commission approved a new retail liquor license for the ...

Leaders say grouse decision was good

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's decision on Sept. 22 not to list the sage grouse as an endangered species was a good one, according to some local people ...

If that happened, ownership of the underlying land would be split by two private parties.

Fremont County commissioners are looking into giving up ...

More vehicle deaths this year; alcohol, drugs bigger factors

Motor-vehicle collisions linked to drugs and alcohol have led to more deaths in Fremont County this year than last.
"It's a concern that we're seeing ...

Fremont County staff will recognize the commissioner Tuesday.

Fremont County Commissioner Doug Thompson is the 2015 recipient of the Wyoming County ...

Voters to decide on creation of water district north of Lander

A mailed-ballot election is set for Nov. 3 on the formation of the Lucky 13 water district. The district would comprise about 10 homes in a subdivision of the ...

Nothing wrong with noting demographics of commission as replacement was considered

Editor:
I congratulate Andrea Clifford on being chosen for the county commission. She is the only Democrat and the only woman, and she is a tribal member ...

Sworn and seated

There's no preparation time when you are appointed to fill an elected office vacancy

It is serious business when the demonstrated will of voters is ...

Andrea Clifford will represent the Fremont County Commission District 1 seat left vacant when former commissioner Keja Whiteman resigned in August.
The four ...

 
 

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