A family-owned daily newspaper serving Riverton, Lander and Fremont County, Wyoming since 1949

Related Content: Riverton City Council

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 ...

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 ...

The Riverton City Council issued final approval Tuesday for a new ordinance requiring organized bare-knuckle boxing in the city to be sanctioned by an adopted ...

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 ...

City approves money from reserves to buy pothole machine

The Riverton City Council has voted to purchase a pothole-filling machine, despite worries over how the city would pay for it.
Riverton had been renting the ...

Ordinance would require approval for bare-knuckle fights

Local officials entered into another round of discussions about bare-knuckle fighting in Riverton this week.
City staff --with the guidance of Riverton ...

Riverton will move to regulate bare-knuckle fights via city ordinance

Riverton city staff plan to draft an ordinance to regulate bare-knuckle fighting in the city.
The Riverton City Council agreed Tuesday night during a work ...

Volunteers with the Foster Grandparents program said the group will celebrate its 50th anniversary this year.

Riverton Mayor Lars Baker proclaimed ...

Air service, beautification, fast Internet among city's goals for year

The Riverton City Council has identified a set of goals that will help guide the local decision-making process throughout the year.
Council members began ...

Council hears defense of bare-knuckle fights; chief called 'predator'

The Riverton City Council did not make a decision regarding bare-knuckle fighting regulations during a regular meeting this month.
Instead, council members ...

Next three 1 percent jobs coming

The Riverton City Council has approved seeking bids for three neighborhood concrete repair projects recommended by the city's Fix Our Roads Citizens Committee. ...

City offering 24-hour malt beverage, catering permits

The Riverton clerk's office will approve all future permits instead of the city council.

The City of Riverton now can issue 24-hour malt beverage and ...

City to take ownership of Big Bend drainage

The Riverton City Council has decided to take ownership of the Big Bend Drainage District after hearing about the benefit the system could provide for the ...

City renews 31 liquor licenses

The Riverton City Council approved 31 liquor license renewal applications during its regular meeting Feb. 17.
The city received 32 applications: 22 were for ...

City considers changing procedures for alcohol, home business permits

Two more city council readings must pass before any changes take place.

The process applicants must follow to obtain certain permits from the City of ...

Faubion to be council president

Under Mayor Lars Baker's new administration, Teresa McKee will remain municipal judge, and Rick Sollars returns as city attorney.

Riverton City ...

With a drastic drop-off in passenger boardings for 2014 confirmed at Riverton Regional Airport, the Riverton City Council plans to proceed with the creation of ...

Tuesday notes

Time well spent?
Let's hope the Wyoming Legislature doesn't have to spend much time at all "debating" the place the jackalope deserves in the statutory ...

Holly Jibben is Riverton's new city council member.
She was selected Tuesday night to represent Ward 2 on the council, replacing Todd Smith, who resigned to ...

City council selects Jibben as new Ward 2 representative

The Riverton City Council selected Holly Jibben to be the new Ward 2 representative during its regular meeting Tuesday.
Five candidates were interviewed for ...

 
 

County Weather

Photo Gallery

Twitter Feed (Follow Us!)

© 2015 Riverton Ranger, Inc.