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More progress in meth case; nine suspects now charged

An extensive countywide drug investigation involving wiretapping, surveillance and the use of confidential informants led to the arrests.

An eighth ...

County sets tax levies; Riverton's up slightly

Most Fremont County property owners likely will see a small rise in their tax rates this year after commissioners approved a package of mill levies Monday. A ...

Calamity Jane to share stories, crack a whip Tuesday

The Museum of the American West presents "Calamity Jane Speaks and Cracks the Whip" from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Museum of the American West, 1445 Main ...

June Strickland

June Strickland, of Riverton, died Saturday, July 27, 2013, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. She was 70 years old.
Per her request, cremation has taken ...

Genevieve L. (Trent) Fuller

Genevieve L. (Trent) Fuller died in Phoenix where she was living with her son and daughter-in-law. She was 100 years old.
A visitation will be 4 p.m. to 6 ...

Donald R. Varga

Donald R. Varga died Wednesday, July, 24, 2013, at his home in Rock Springs. He was 72 years old.
A memorial service will be at a later date.
Donald Ried ...

Shawn Roy Romero

Shawn Roy Romero died Tuesday, July 23, 2013, in Casper. He was 55 years old.
Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 8, at Mountain View ...

Fremont County Fair youth showed their grand champion animals at Saturday's junior livestock ...

I got Indiana in a nutshell

The conversation started with sports, but it went a lot of other places.

As a tag-along at a classical education conference last month I had some ...

Quick, professional action on Fairfield Fire was crucial in protecting property

Editor:
Homeowners from Homestead Park near Fairfield Hill are most grateful to the firefighters, Fremont County Sheriff's department, and local policeman who ...

Experts at budget time

Increasingly, spenders and consumers see themselves as interchangeable

An increasingly apparent face-off in government at all levels involves those ...

Paintings and prints by Al Hubbard, a Wind River Indian Reservation resident, are on exhibit through Sept. 4 in the Robert A. Peck Arts Center Gallery at ...

Wyoming digest

Hill seeks records
CHEYENNE -- Embattled Wyoming schools Superintendent Cindy Hill wants access to state records about her office and says she'll sue if ...

Group launches pushes for legal marijuana in Wyoming

The activists are aiming to get the initiative on the 2016 statewide general election ballot.

CHEYENNE -- Members of the newly formed Wyoming chapter ...

Kim Taylor

Kim Taylor died Friday, July 26, 2013, at Wyoming Life Resource Center in Lander after spending 53 years at her home away from home. She was 56 years old.
A ...

Shooters compete at Wyoming long-range championships

LARAMIE -- At 1,000 yards, a 10-inch target is a tiny blur of black, and hitting it with a high-powered rifle is no easy feat.
About 20 shooters from Wyoming ...

Finishing touches being applied to a major Central Wyoming College building is a familiar sight this summer, and it was in 1976 as well.
In the bicentennial ...

The funds will go to support the family of Kara Paxton, who died July 17 after a three-year fight with brain cancer.

Riverton photographer Karmen ...

Children get chance to explore Sinks Canyon cave

Applications are available for the fourth annual Wyoming Kids eXtreme Cave Exploration Adventure on Saturday at Sinks Canyon State Park.
Through the Wyoming ...

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Work begins on 17 Mile Road
A $1.34 million pavement improvement project has begun on Wyoming 137 near Riverton.
The work zone begins near 17 Mile ...

 
 

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