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The Riverton Middle School Builders Club is making sure even the family pet gets a holiday meal this Thanksgiving.
The community service club, which is part ...

Is the vacant lot in downtown Riverton going to be a junkyard?

So the city is going to do more testing of the dirt in the downtown vacant lot that it owns and has done nothing with other than an insincere attempt ...

Holiday weekend craft fair returning; annual Christmas tree lot opens

Local crafters and home-based business owners are hoping to resurrect a tradition this weekend by hosting fairs on Black Friday and Small Business Saturday in ...

Driver safe after vehicle slides into creek

A Lander man escaped serious injury when the vehicle he was driving landed upside down in Hornecker Creek.
Officials said John Nygard, 56, was driving his ...

Arraignment set for Hudson man charged with making online threats

An arraignment hearing for Steven Ervin, 55, of Hudson, has been set for 9 a.m. Dec. 17 in Carbon County District Court.
Ervin was arrested without incident ...

A legal lesson

The Shey Bruce trial put the legal system on full display

The second-degree murder trial that concluded over the weekend was an important ...


J. Frank Deshler, 79, of Dubois, died Tuesday, Nov. 26, at the Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. Per his request, cremation has ...

Cafe business hours, flight times changing at Riverton Regional Airport

The board says new Federal Aviation Administration rules have resulted in a pilot shortage in Riverton.

Passengers flying in and out of Riverton soon ...

Already dreaming of the White House

A presidential campaign is a $2 billion business, so you can be sure there's a lot of planning going on already.

Is it too early to think about who's ...

Wind River students named to honor roll

Wind River Middle School recently recognized the students who were named to the first-quarter honor roll for the 2013-2014 school year.

Principal's ...

Pre-league tournaments the way of the world in high school hoops

High school basketball is just a week away, and scheduling changes are evident across the four classifications in Wyoming.
December used to be reserved for ...

Swimmers range in age from 4 to 54.

Rod Settlemire has the Riverton Swim Club going in the right direction.
When the head coach started, the ...

At 4-5, CWC men start important slate of games

Central Wyoming College Rustlers men's basketball coach Pat Rafferty called the next stretch of games enormous for his players.
The 4-5 Rustlers play Friday ...


Audrey Eckins, 74, of Riverton, died Wednesday, Nov. 27, at her home. Per her request, cremation will take place, and there will be no ...

Police quiet on robbery investigation

Officials say they can't release information about an armed robbery that took place in Riverton this week.
"We're still at an impasse," Riverton Police ...

Sternberg made good impression during 'meet and greet' encounter

I have been hearing about the departure from the University of Wyoming by the new president, Bob Sternberg. We were eating at a restaurant in Riverton ...

Give thanks for where you are from

Be thankful you are from Wyoming.
Thankful for the gin-clear mornings.
Thankful for skies at dusk that look like God's own majestic canvas if he were a ...

Thankful for 'healthy wrinkles'

That's what I am during this time of gratitude for material things that bless our bodies, and the family and friends who bless our spirits.

On ...

Thanksgiving 50 years ago

Shortly before he died, JFK proclaimed the day

It's customary for the President of the United States to issue a presidential proclamation before ...

More workers commuting to Wyoming

Teen charged in fatal wreck
CHEYENNE -- Authorities in Cheyenne have filed a felony charge of aggravated vehicular homicide-reckless driving against a ...


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