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Fed judge fines county irrigation district, former manager $600K

A federal judge has ordered a Fremont County irrigation district and a former manager to start work immediately to remove four dikes that he ruled were ...

City eyes rate structure for rollout trash change-over

The city of Riverton soon will offer a new billing rate if residents use a 45-gallon rollout trash container and do not recycle. The city council has approved ...

Eight Fremont County elected offices have only one candidate on Tuesday's ballot.

Dozens of people are running unopposed this election cycle, ...

The Hon. Clarence "Bud" Addison Brimmer Jr. of Cheyenne died Oct. 23, 2014, at the Boulder Community Foothills Hospital in Boulder, Colo. He was 92.
Brimmer ...

New UW facility to serve as university's 'front door'

The University of Wyoming cut the ribbon Friday on the Marian H. Rochelle Gateway Center -- a dramatic welcoming center with state-of-the-art technological ...

Cable splicer a busy man around ski areas

JACKSON -- Replacing a cable on a ski lift doesn't require a mechanic, it requires an artist. Fortunately for Jackson Hole's ski epicenters, a world-class cable ...

With an eye on the coming session of the Wyoming Legislature, the Fremont County Association of Governments invited local lawmakers to hear concerns on topics ...

College hosting Halls of Horrors event this week

Thrill-seekers can take guided tours this week through the dark halls of the Robert A. Peck Arts Center at Central Wyoming College.
Around every corner will ...

Central Wyoming College and the Wyoming Department of Administration and Information have announced that construction has begun on the new CWC Lander Center, ...

Classical musicians to perform two public concerts in Fremont County

Cellist Evan Drachman and pianist Mary Au will perform two public concerts this fall in Fremont County.
The first show is at 2 p.m. Nov. 2 at the Riverton ...

A new display on historic Wyoming hotels has opened at the Pioneer Museum in Lander.
The display, titled "A Room for the Night," is a collaboration between ...

Weight to determine registration fee for campers

Fremont County Treasurer Scott Harnsberger has announced that beginning Jan. 1, most house trailer (campers) registration fees will increase from a flat $15 ...

College addresses 'persistence' rate among students

Valdez says he'll dig into the data

New Central Wyoming College president Cris Valdez sees areas in which the school could use improvement, and he ...

Two contests for city council seats

Two other positions have just one candidate on the Nov. 4 general election ballot.

Two former members of the Riverton City Council are vying to ...

Alligators on the way for 2015 fair, but no truck pull

The sharks were such a hit at this year's Fremont County Fair that organizers cast about for something equally exciting, fearsome and out of place in Wyoming ...

Ballots to include questions on lodging tax, judges and mill levy

Local voters could see some odd questions when they go to the polls Nov. 4.

Lodging tax
Ballots in all Fremont County precincts are to include a ...

Lander Met Opera will present "Carmen" at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Carnegie Room at the Lander Library.
Georges Bizet created the opera from a play by the ...

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Births
O'DEAN
A son was born to Brandy Hanson of Riverton and William O'Dean of Elko, Nev., at 3:09 p.m. June 3 at SageWest Health Care at Riverton. ...

Area bees produced 1.1 million pounds of honey in 2012

White bee boxes are a common site for local residents, but some might be surprised by how many ...

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Emissions plan approved
GILLETTE -- A federal appeals court has sided with the state of Wyoming on a plan to reduce sulfur dioxide emissions from power ...

 
 

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