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Lady Wolverines open season at home invite

Riverton went 2-3, including a win over Lander.

The Riverton Lady Wolverines played host to the annual McDonald's Volleyball Invitational Tournament ...

Riverton scored three times on offense against Cody in a week- zero scrimmage in which no official score was kept.

The Riverton Wolverines varsity ...

Riverton's Sonsoles Aguayo set a school record in the process of finishing first in the five-race event.

Whenever someone gets off to a great start, ...

Freaky Friday in Fremont County as seasons begin

Well, Fremont County sports fans, I'm back.
After a week away from newspaper sports desk, which included an ill-fated adventure to Lost Wages, Nevada, during ...

Lander rushed for 241 yards against Thermopolis in their week zero game.

The ball floated through the early evening air at Bill Bush Stadium in ...

Assisted-living 'care and caring' impressive and much-appreciated

Editor:
I think all too often organizations hear all the negatives that people perceive, but seldom are they praised for the positives that they display.
I ...

Attracting voters

People get interested in elections when elections are interesting

A little more than half of Fremont County's registered voters participated in the ...

Goodbye to a good old gym

Shoshoni's state-of-the-art gymnasium replaces a facility, but it can't replace two generations of memories.

The wood is a gleaming dark brown. The ...

Harold Miller

Harold Miller of Riverton died at his home on Monday, Aug. 22, 2016. He was 86.
A memorial graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016, ...

James Philip Dawes

James Philip Dawes of Riverton died Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016, at his home in Riverton. He was 63.
No services are planned. Cremation will take ...

Don't do the drug crime if you can't do the time

Editor:
To the men in jail who wrote the letter abut sentences for drug offenses, my advice would be "understand what could happen if you get caught before ...

Election picks scorecard (nobody's perfect)

Another election, another official reckoning on my picks for the primary. Here's how well my crystal ball did and didn't work.
- Lander City Council Ward 1 ...

The 'second primary'

The filing period for school boards is under way, with no political parties involved

Fremont County now is in the midst of what some people call the ...

More firefighters arrive in parks

(AP) -- More firefighters headed to Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks, where large, growing wildfires have closed or threaten key roads and forced the ...

Police checked many suspects over the years in Wiley killing

CHEYENNE (AP) -- A former police officer facing murder and arson charges in the 1985 slaying of a University of Wyoming student is the latest in a series of ...

Wyoming digest

Record numbers at Jackson airport
JACKSON (AP) -- Officials say there has been record-breaking ridership on commercial jets touching down at Wyoming's ...

Fremont County School District 25 has undergone a number of big changes in the past year.
Along with the construction of a new building and school ...

State budget cuts and university and community college partnerships were the main topics of Gov. Matt Mead's presentation Tuesday during the Riverton Rotary ...

CWC chairman files; race shapes in District 38

Four incumbents have filed to keep their seats on the Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees.
Board chair Colton Crane of Lander filed Aug. 18 for another ...

No injuries were recorded after a stolen vehicle was found on fire early Tuesday in west Riverton.
Officials said the white 1998 Chevy truck had been ...

 
 

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