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State sues feds over wild horses, seeking to trim count

Wyoming filed a federal lawsuit Monday seeking to force the federal government to reduce the number of wild horses that roam the state.
Wyoming claims the ...

Lincoln used a lot of executive orders during the Civil War

Editor:
Regarding the issue of executive orders by presidents, if Abraham Lincoln were president today, he would get boiled alive on TV and the blogs for all ...

Turns out we live in excitement city

It must be true -- it's on the Internet.

Years ago my somewhat older brother had a friend named Richard who spent a lot of time at our house when they ...

Swim club hosted 'Gizzard Blizzard' meet

Swimmers in different age groups posted personal-best times at the Gizzard Blizzard meet hosted by the Riverton Swim Club team at the Riverton Aquatic Center. ...

Homeless man's body identified, was found near city water tank

Officials have identified the man who was found dead Wednesday afternoon near the municipal water tank on West Main Street.
Michael Anderson, 35, of Riverton, ...

Shull says 'not guilty' to first-degree murder count in Oct. 19 stabbing death

A Riverton man facing charges of first-degree murder, aggravated assault and strangulation of a household member pleaded not guilty at an arraignment Dec. 4 in ...

Something for local shoppers to remember this time of year

Editor:
I enjoy shopping on the Internet, but I also like visiting local stores. It is fun, and it gives a feeling of the Christmas spirit this time of ...

No added charges yet in DUI wreck that injured woman who later died

Bond for the suspect, Reuben Revere, has been raised to $3,000 while prosecutors weigh additional charges tied to the woman's death.

For the time ...

Reconstruction at Fremont Chevrolet Buick GMC in Riverton nears completion

Fremont Chevrolet Buick GMC in Riverton is wrapping up work on a major makeover, and the employees hope to move into the freshly renovated space this month. ...

Pro Johnson leaving Riverton Country Club for new post in Casper

After 20 years as the Riverton Country Club golf pro, Steve Johnson is stepping down.
Beginning in January, Johnson will be the general manager of the Three ...

'Time has arrived' for states to lead in amending Constitution

Editor:
What is the difference between a convention of states and a constitutional convention?
Constitutional convention: Happens only to create a new ...

Autopsy says Willenbrecht died of stab wounds; case is a homicide

An autopsy has determined that Jacob Willenbrecht died Oct. 19 of blood loss due to multiple stab wounds.
The 27-year-old Riverton man's death officially has ...

South Federal rebuild 'worth the trouble'

Editor:
I avoided South Federal for six months if I possibly could while it was being rebuilt, but I finally drove on the "new" street last week. It is so ...

Crews working on Little Wind River bridge near Riverton

A 3.32-mile highway improvement project is under way with work on the Little Wind River bridge south of Riverton on Wyoming Highway 789. The $11.04 million ...

Wonderful guide dog could use some antlers for chewing

Editor:
I have been very fortunate in my 77 years to get to fly many, many miles across this Earth in a commercial airlines jet. I love it.
The roar of the ...

Study ranks Riverton second 'most exciting' city in the Wyoming

The city of Riverton has been recognized as one of the most exciting places to live in Wyoming.
Movoto.com named Riverton second among the 10 most exciting ...

What part of 'rejected' don't they get?

Editor:
How in the world could a legislator say that he thought it would be a good idea to try a second time to pass the constitutional amendment on ...

Church hosting Thanksgiving fundraiser

Meal reservations are required by noon Wednesday.

United Presbyterian Church in Riverton is hosting a Thanksgiving fundraiser this week to help cover ...

Nov. 13 collision now treated as vehicular homicide after woman dies from injuries

A 73-year-old Riverton woman died Friday due to injuries suffered in a three-vehicle accident involving an alleged drunken driver Nov. 13.
Fremont County ...

Key Club ready to deliver hot meals for Thanksgiving

Riverton High School Key Club members again are preparing to deliver hundreds of hot meals for Thanksgiving.
"Last year we delivered more than 500 meals, and ...

 
 

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