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Both Doug Thompson and Dennis Christensen won Tuesday by about 1 percentage point.

Fremont County Commission incumbents Doug Thompson and Dennis ...

Some picks for the primary

If it's late August in an even-numbered year, then it must be primary election time --when I always crawl out on a limb and start sawing as fast as I can in ...

Fremont County Clerk Julie Freese reported quiet voter activity for the primary election as of Tuesday morning at polls in Lander and Riverton.
"Turnout is ...

Two file for CWC board; Mills says she won't run again

More than a week after the filing period opened, two candidates submitted their applications for the Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees.
On Friday, ...

Our test

Can Fremont County still produce big voter turnout for a primary?

We have an election Tuesday of the primary variety. Voters will narrow the field to ...

In her bid for the Wyoming House District 34 seat, Fremont County rancher Lois Herbst wants to follow the voting record established by the longtime former ...

Campbell makes run for second term in HD 34

As she nears the completion of her first term in office, House District 34 Rep. Rita Campbell said wants to continue her public service with another two years ...

Amid transfer station flap, solid waste votes to give raises

In an effort to retain their employees and compete with the county roads department, solid waste leaders have voted to implement pay increases for their ...

When asked why he is seeking his fourth consecutive term on the Fremont County Commission, board chairman Doug Thompson simply stated: "I've got work to ...

Tuesday notes

Shooting stars
The middle third of August is prime viewing time for the Perseid meteor shower, but our cloudy skies Sunday -- said to be the peak night ...

A strong supporter of Fremont County's tea party activities, Jennifer McCarty wants to serve as a county commissioner so she can use her conservative ideology ...

Fremont County Commission candidate Red Fyler doesn't hide the fact that he voted for incumbents Doug Thompson and Pat Hickerson in the last election.
"I ...

Jeffres, Ogg join race for Riverton school board seats

Fremont County School District 25 trustees Lynette Jeffres and Glenn Ogg are the latest to file for re-election to the Riverton board.
Jeffres submitted her ...

On second thought, city would accept slice of Major land

County might revisit issue Tuesday

The Riverton City Council voted Aug. 7 to accept land the Fremont County Commission will provide near Jaycee Park, ...

Official: Mosquito numbers down from last year in county

Weed and pest supervisor urges people to take precautions when going outside.

Fremont County weed and pest supervisor Lars Baker said mosquito ...

Dubois resident Tim Salazar, 52, pointed to a need for lower property taxes and better representation of rural areas as primary reasons behind his bid for ...

Resolving the county's solid waste woes is a key motivator behind Larry Allen's decision to run for the commission's District 2 seat.
"The solid waste is a ...

Peranteaux and Manning file for school board re-election

Fremont County School District 25 trustee Dean Peranteaux was the first to submit an application for one of four positions on the Riverton school board ...

Rural issues central to Denke's run in District 2

Richard Denke cites the government's lack of services and a concern for rural areas in Fremont County as his reasons for running for the county commission's ...

Experienced Christensen seeks second term on county commission

Fremont County Commission District 2 incumbent Dennis Christensen is touting his experience in office, including serving on the Central Wyoming College board, ...

 
 

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