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Bikers killed by truck were German
CODY (AP) -- The Wyoming Highway Patrol has released the names of three German motorcyclists who were killed in a ...

Leighton S. Lindland

Former Lander resident Leighton "Lee" S. Lindland of Ely, Minn., died Wednesday, June 8, 2016, at his residence. Per his request, private family services will ...

Having high school graduation at noon Sunday is discriminatory to churchgoers

Editor:
To the Riverton High School class of 2016, our family congratulates you for you individual achievements.
But I have a grievance that is shared by ...

The stopwatch doesn't care who dad is

The uniforms are in the trunk, the balls are on the rack, teams are off to camp, and the more dedicated athletes are preparing for individual instruction.
It ...

Rules for a reason

Irresponsible behavior at Yellowstone Park took a life a few days ago

If we are honest with ourselves, most of us probably would admit to having ...

Good year for trout so far on Pilot Butte

Anglers looking for a great spring trout fishing opportunity can point to Pilot Butte Reservoir, located 6.5 miles northwest of Kinnear on U.S. Highway 26. ...

Forest advisory members sought

The Shoshone National Forest is seeking interested individuals to serve on a 15-person resource advisory committee which collaborates with the U.S. Forest ...

Handcart re-enactments win renewed approval along historic trail routes in central Wyoming

A special recreation permit on public lands along and adjacent to four national historic trails has been approved to permit historic Mormon handcart ...

Fremont County Digest

LVHS hosts Make-A-Wish event Saturday
Lander Valley High School will host a 5k bike ride/run/walk this month to raise funds for Make-A-Wish ...

Grizzly capture, monitoring work under way

As part of ongoing efforts to monitor the population of grizzly bears in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department is conducting ...

'What Was Oursdocumentary to air nationally

The film has earned recognition at several film festivals this year.

A film about the artifacts, stories and history of the Wind River Indian ...

The town unwittingly has become a focal point in the national debate over the environmental safety of fracking -- even though the municipal water is ...

The eighth annual Shoshoni Days celebration hosted visitors Saturday for food, music, tracotrs and other ...

Job Corps to pay for CWC tuition for at least four students

Eleven students already have completed their programs, and another 23 are set to finish within the next month.


As the Wind River Job Corps ...

Riverton's Rockies lead the minors division, while the Blue Jays are atop majors.

Saturday was Pie Day at the Saban Little League Complex in Riverton ...

County ropers, riders shine at state

Riverton's Makayla Seely won the second go of the barrel racing event at the Wyoming High School finals in Douglas.

Several Fremont County cowboys ...

Sports world loses pair of greats in Muhammad Ali, Gordie Howe

In my humble opinion, there has never been another sportsman who has had the global, cultural impact of Muhammad Ali.
Period.
End of conversation.
The ...

Current and former Wolverines Alec Richardson and Dirk Bush share passion and excellence for leaping.

The contrast couldn't be much greater.
The ...

A flood warning is in effect for the Little Wind River near Riverton, which is expected to rise to near 8.4 feet by Saturday morning and crest at about 8.7 ...

TSA likely to serve Key Lime within months; no screening for time being

Key Lime Air, which will begin flights to and from Denver next month as Denver Air Connection, is likely to receive screening service from the Transportation ...

 
 

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