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SMITS
A daughter was born to Abigail Smits, of Papillion, Neb., and Eric Smits, of Ashland, Neb., at 8:20 p.m. Nov. 29, 2013, at Riverton ...

Northern Arapaho student earns 4.0 GPA at Montana college

Marlin Medicinehorse, an enrolled Northern Arapaho member, has earned a 4.0 GPA while studying at Little Big Horn College in Crow Agency, Mont.
He is in his ...

Freshman's idol reads his fan letter on national TV

Nick Nerli said he was "shocked" when his idol read his letter on national television.
In December, the Lander Valley High School freshman class president ...

An alternative to the imperial U.S. presidency

In his State of the Union speech to Congress last month, President Barack Obama drew widespread attention for pledging to use his executive authority to ...

Don't assume 'the sky is falling' due to EPA order

Editor:
Bravo, Mayor Warpness and ex-mayor Vincent. It's nice to see that at least a few of our leaders have not fallen prey to the "Chicken Little" theme ...

Background checks reflect troubled times

Unfortunately, we never can know enough, or test for enough things, to eliminate risk or bad situations down the road.

Something about the Fremont ...

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Building Pinedale's school in Riverton

Let's not spend even one second in Riverton worrying that the new elementary school now being planned is going ...

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Teen in jail slaying named
GERING, Neb. -- Two teenagers, one from Wyoming, are facing adult felony charges after a 24-year-old guard at a western ...

Bill would streamline effort to expand Cody business

Some questioned whether it was special legislation designed to benefit a single entity.

CHEYENNE -- A carefully tailored bill aimed at enticing a ...

Day at the Legislature

CHEYENNE -- Developments at the Wyoming Legislature on the ninth day of the 2014 Budget Session:
SPEED LIMIT: The House gave initial approval to a bill ...

Patrick Construction is to rebuild Fremont County's Green Mountain campground. The Lander-based company entered the lowest bid for the project at ...

Police, school leaders see no signs of added racial tension since EPA

Tribal representatives have been referring to an increase in perceived "anti-Indian sentiment" locally since the Environmental Protection Agency's disputed ...

Joyce Mole

Joyce Mole, of Riverton, died Tuesday, Feb. 18, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. She was 73 years old.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. ...

County's health options include high-deductible

The spiraling cost of its health benefit plan has led Fremont County to make big changes to the program, including adding a high-deductible health plan to its ...

Wyoming regroups after Larry Nance Jr. suffers knee injury

You would never have guessed they won.
A few minutes after Wyoming's 72-66 victory over Fresno State on Tuesday night, Derek Cooke Jr., Nathan Sobey and Josh ...

Small-school wrestlers heading to West regional; Shoshoni a favorite

Cokeville and the Shoshoni Wranglers have separated from the rest of the Class 2-A West wrestling field during the regular season.
Each team has superior ...

Wolverines wrestle on regional mats this weekend at NC

After dealing with several injuries during the regular season, the Riverton Wolverines are aiming to put forth their best effort on the wrestling mats at the ...

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Births
SCOTT
A son was born to Trisha Childers and Christopher Scott, of Riverton, at 1:41 p.m. Dec. 2, 2013, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. He ...

Ducks Unlimited banquet set for Saturday

The Riverton chapter of Ducks Unlimited is having its annual banquet Saturday at the Fremont County Fairgrounds.
"It's for all wildlife enthusiasts, not just ...

Lander woodworker wins three CMA Wood Diamond Awards

Scott Robeson Custom Woodworking earned two first-place prizes and one second-place award.

The Cabinet Makers Association has announced that Scott ...

 
 

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