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County ambulance service talks continue with private helicopter firm

There is no set timeline for the discussions or for when a decision on privatization of county services will be reached.

Negotiations with Guardian ...

A store that recently opened west of Riverton soon will begin selling alcohol.
The Fremont County Commission approved a new retail liquor license for the ...

Leaders say grouse decision was good

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's decision on Sept. 22 not to list the sage grouse as an endangered species was a good one, according to some local people ...

If that happened, ownership of the underlying land would be split by two private parties.

Fremont County commissioners are looking into giving up ...

More vehicle deaths this year; alcohol, drugs bigger factors

Motor-vehicle collisions linked to drugs and alcohol have led to more deaths in Fremont County this year than last.
"It's a concern that we're seeing ...

Fremont County staff will recognize the commissioner Tuesday.

Fremont County Commissioner Doug Thompson is the 2015 recipient of the Wyoming County ...

Voters to decide on creation of water district north of Lander

A mailed-ballot election is set for Nov. 3 on the formation of the Lucky 13 water district. The district would comprise about 10 homes in a subdivision of the ...

Nothing wrong with noting demographics of commission as replacement was considered

Editor:
I congratulate Andrea Clifford on being chosen for the county commission. She is the only Democrat and the only woman, and she is a tribal member ...

Sworn and seated

There's no preparation time when you are appointed to fill an elected office vacancy

It is serious business when the demonstrated will of voters is ...

Andrea Clifford will represent the Fremont County Commission District 1 seat left vacant when former commissioner Keja Whiteman resigned in August.
The four ...

Past board members testify in ex-director's trial

Carol Thiesse is charged with stealing from the Fremont County Pioneer Museum, which she once oversaw.

The defense began mounting its case Friday ...

Privatization talks on county EMS to proceed; two to lead negotiations

Fremont County Commissioners Larry Allen and Travis Becker are to lead negotiations with air ambulance company Guardian Flight as the county moves to privatize ...

Democrats nominate three commission finalists

The remaining county commissioners will choose Keja Whiteman's replacement.

Fremont County Democrats nominated three individuals to fill the vacant ...

Just one bid to fix library roof, so work to be delayed

The effort to fix the Riverton Branch Library's leaky roof and its drainage problems suffered a setback when only one company submitted a bid by the Aug. 12 ...

Dems meeting Wednesday on commission replacement

Fremont County Democrats meet Wednesday at Hudson Town Hall to select three nominees to replace Keja Whiteman, who stepped down from the Fremont County ...

Tuesday notes

Thermometer's plunge
Rarely at any time of year in Fremont County do we see such a rapid decrease in temperature such as occurred Monday evening. In ...

Money moves make progress for solid waste district; $3.8M reserve likely

Fremont County Solid Waste Disposal District is in getting in better financial shape, according to a budget district superintendent Andy Frey presented on Aug. ...

Reporter's choice of words went beyond what the story required

Editor:
We read the article about Fremont County Commissioner ...

County to initiate talks with Guardian on taking over EMS

Interest in taking over Fremont County Emergency Medical Services is high among private companies, but the prospect of privatization also has competing firms ...

Keja

Departing commissioner was, and is, a transformative figure in local politics

In 2006, not many people in Fremont County had heard of Keja Whiteman. ...

 
 

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