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Language is clear; Riverton townsite was removed from the reservation, with no lease

Editor:
The recent letter to the editor about a lease of the Riverton tons requires a factual response.
Apparently, there are area residents who continue to ...

The Husband's best body part? I've come to realize it might be his ears

Last week, The Husband was compelled to leave town for work. He did so with regret and concern, as it would be my first series of evenings without his help ...

Beer tax bill fails

But the legislation fared better this year

Well-meaning supporters of increasing the malt beverage tax in Wyoming have taken another run at the idea ...

Bill aims to reduce gas flaring

Wyoming's U.S. senators want to speed up the permitting of some natural gas pipelines on federal and tribal lands to reduce flaring.
U.S. Sens. John Barrasso ...

Digest

Man charged with attempted murder
ROCK SPRINGS -- A Rock Springs man is accused of beating his girlfriend and trying to kill her by speeding toward ...

Floodwaters recede in Big Horn County

National Guard members placed 70,000 sandbags to protect properties during several days of flooding.

MANDERSON -- Water levels are continuing to ...

Lower bench will hear fracking case again, high court decides

A Wyoming Supreme Court ruling Wednesday will give environmentalists another chance to argue in favor of public disclosure of the ingredients in the chemical ...

Cafe shuts its doors at airport; city 'in a bind'

The doors to the Airport Cafe at the Riverton Regional Airport did not open for business Monday morning.
Airport division manager Paul Griffin said the ...

Fire investigators still are not sure what caused the Wednesday morning blaze that destroyed an old church building and adjacent apartment in the 500 block of ...

City signs on in support of state's EPA challenge

The City of Riverton is joining Fremont County and other entities in filing to intervene with the State of Wyoming on legal action challenging the ...

CWC approves plan to add golf, cross country to athletic offerings

The Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees on Wednesday endorsed a plan to add men's and women's cross country and men's and women's golf to the roster of ...

Barbara D. Enos

Barbara D. Enos died Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013, in Jamul, Calif., at the home of her daughter Kimberly Dawn Eskelson. She was 77 years old.
Barbara Dawn Enos ...

Debra 'Debbie' Wilkinson

Debra "Debbie" Wilkinson, of Riverton, died Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at the University of Utah Medical Center in Salt Lake City. She was 56 years old.
A ...

Richard LongSoldier

Richard LongSoldier, of Riverton, died Friday, March 7, 2014, in Riverton. He was 42 years old.
A rosary will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 12, at St. ...

Barbara Jane Parker

Barbara Jane Parker died after a brief illness Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, at Lander Regional Hospital with family at her side. She was 90 years old.
A family ...

Marla Thuringer

Marla Thuringer, of Riverton, died peacefully Monday, March 10, 2014, after a brief stay at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation-Wind River. She was 73 years ...

Carolyn Derbish

Carolyn Derbish, of Riverton, died Sunday, March 9, 2014, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. She was 79 years old.
A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. ...

Willy 'Red' Chase

Willy "Red" Chase, formerly of Fremont County, died Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, at his home in Worland. He was 54 years old.
Celebration of life services will be ...

Cowgirls move on in MWC tourney

The Wyoming Cowgirl basketball team held off a late comeback from Boise State in the second half to pull out a five-point win, 61-56, to open up the 2014 ...

Watts scores well at indoor track

Sean Watts ran to a pair of top-four finishes Saturday for the Riverton Wolverines at the state indoor track and field meet in Gillette.
Watts was third in ...

 
 

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