Aug 15, 2013 - Staff:  Melvin "Mel" Moen, of Riverton, died Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, at Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. He was 86 years old.
Aug 15, 2013 - Staff:  Nelson Richard "Tex" Altsman died Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, at Wind River Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Riverton. He was 88 years old.
Aug 15, 2013 - Staff:  Nina Larson Shimek, longtime Thermopolis resident, died of heart complications Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, at Billings Clinic in Montana. She was 80 years ... [more]
Aug 15, 2013 - Staff:  Births
Aug 14, 2013 - The Associated Press:  LARAMIE -- A Wyoming basketball player accused of kicking a man in the face during a bar fight last winter has been ordered to serve jail time and pay $58,000 ... [more]
Aug 14, 2013 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Riverton Junior Football League co-president Brett Watson has a target of four teams at the fifth- and sixth-grade level.
Aug 14, 2013 - Staff:  Births
Aug 14, 2013 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  The Riverton City Council has approved new ordinances that require motor vehicle drivers to have a valid driver's license and vehicle insurance. The changes ... [more]
Aug 14, 2013 - By The Fort Worth Star-Telegram:  The federal prison system in the United States is an $80 billion industry that houses more than 219,000 prisoners, with about half of them serving time on ... [more]
Aug 14, 2013 - By Carl Manning:  Another month has gone by and August is upon us. Last month we did a little camping, watched a full moon rise, and sat around a campfire roasting marshmallows ... [more]
Aug 14, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  No one likes it or wishes for it, but sometimes there is no alternative
Aug 14, 2013 - The Associated Press:  First outreach meeting for Sternberg
Aug 14, 2013 - The Associated Press:  CHEYENNE -- Despite dry conditions in northwest Wyoming, National Park Service and Forest Service rangers and staff are finding abandoned campfires that have ... [more]
Aug 14, 2013 - The Associated Press:  TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. -- A federal agency is delaying an independent analysis of a plan to drop legal protections for wolves across most of the nation because of ... [more]
Aug 14, 2013 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Eventually, CWC might eliminate such classes altogether.
Aug 14, 2013 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  Riverton school officials are looking for "Bigs" in the community as they partner with the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Wyoming to offer mentoring ... [more]
Aug 14, 2013 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  The annual PAWS test measures student progress in grades three through eight in reading, math and science.
Aug 14, 2013 - Staff:  Cindy L. Maddux, of Fort Collins, Colo., died Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013. She was 62 years old.
Aug 13, 2013 - From staff reports:  A fisherman who encountered two bears this weekend north of Dubois reportedly fired warning shots to keep the animals from coming too close.
Aug 13, 2013 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  The Republican is campaigning against three-term Sen. Mike Enzi.
Aug 13, 2013 - By Eric Blom, Staff Writer:  A lack of facts in the 2011 death of an infant boy led to a sentence of 10 years probation and a suspended 10 to 18 years in prison for the man convicted in ... [more]
Aug 13, 2013 - Donna Dotsing, Riverton:  Editor:
Aug 13, 2013 - Staff:  Jean B. Peterson died Sunday, July 28, 2013, at the Nathan Adelson Hospice in Las Vegas. She was 85 years old.
Aug 13, 2013 - Staff:  Kemper L. Sackman, formerly of Riverton, died Thursday, July 25, 2013, in Homer, Alaska. He was 63 years old.
Aug 13, 2013 - The Associated Press:  Mead: No cash deal on park land