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Wolverine golfers in Arizona for invitation-only event

After winning its first two boys golf tournaments of the 2014 season, the Riverton Wolverines will be spending the weekend playing in the prestigious Antigua ...

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Births
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A daughter was born to Alicia Willow of Fort Washakie and Keavin Anderson of Fort Hall, Idaho at 3:13 p.m. July 22 at SageWest Health ...

LVHS senior earns $1,000 scholarship from Rotary

Lander Valley High School senior Marvin Aragon has earned a $1,000 scholarship from the Lander Rotary Club.
Rotarians say Aragon was a standout high school ...

Fremont County School District 21 approves eight bus routes

The Fremont County School District 21 Board of Trustees has approved eight bus routes for the 2014-2015 school year.
During the board's regular meeting Aug. ...

Arts in Action season begins with free show Saturday

The organization will be promoting upcoming concerts and selling season tickets at the event.

Arts in Action starts off its 2014-2015 season Saturday ...

Central Wyoming College Second Wind Students have dedicated more than 100 hours of service to the community as part of their co-curricular credits in the ...

On city weed problem, 'It isn't your town -- It's you'

With all the talk about this being "Weed City U.S.A," the following verse seems to have a seed of truth:

It Isn't the Town, It's You
By R.W. Glover
If you ...

Sage grouse and Fremont County

Whether the bird survives in the wild may come down to us

The fate of sage grouse in Wyoming --and perhaps the entire United States --likely will ...

Alleys and dumpsters

The city ought to keep open the option of limited dumpster service

The problem faced by the City of Riverton in municipal trash collection involving ...

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Body found near ski trail
JACKSON -- A survey crew has found human remains off a trail at the Snow King ski resort in Jackson.
Police say the remains ...

Wyoming highway deaths well ahead of 2013's count so far

Highway deaths in Wyoming so far this year are well ahead of the total count for all last year and police say cell phone use, not wearing a seat belt and ...

Gosar pushes Mead for longer series of debates, but the governor declines

CHEYENNE -- Democratic gubernatorial candidate Pete Gosar called on Gov. Matt Mead on Thursday to agree to five additional debates between now and Election Day ...

Police arrest man for probation revocation

Levi Chancellor told officials he had been using methamphetamine and had been awake for two days when police found him shirtless and shoeless in the middle ...

Test shows no West Nile virus in Riverton; city to continue its doubled spraying schedule

Public services director Kyle Butterfield responded to a citizen question about Riverton's mosquito abatement program during a meeting this week at City Hall. ...

If Corona tastes a little better this fall, thank a Fremont County farmer. The local malt barley crop is shaping up to be bigger and better than average, ...

Elizabeth Katherine 'Betty' (Rothfus) Merrifield

Elizabeth Katherine "Betty" (Rothfus) Merrifield died Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, at Westward Heights Care Center in Lander. She was 92 years old.
Per her ...

Charles 'Charlie' Morris Sr.

Charles "Charlie" Morris Sr., of Dubois, died Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at the Poudre Valley Hospital in Fort Collins, Colo. He was 78 years old.
Funeral ...

Looking to improve its passing and return of serve, the Riverton Lady Wolverine volleyball squad travels to Gillette Friday and Saturday for the Camel ...

UW raises record $12.8M for athletic facilities and scholarships

LARAMIE -- University of Wyoming athletics will benefit for years to come from the generosity of numerous individuals, corporations and other groups who ...

Wolverines open grid season

Kickoff against Green River is 7 p.m. Friday at Wolverine Field.

With the excitement of opening its regular season at home, the Riverton Wolverines ...

 
 

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