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Brown brothers to serve seven years for 2006 beating death of Riverton man

Brothers Alan and Vernon Brown each have been sentenced to 84 months in prison in connection with the 2006 death of Tad Paul Barnson in Fremont County.
They ...

James D. Thompson

James D. Thompson, formerly of Riverton, died Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, with his wife and family by his side. He was 86 years old.
Funeral services will be at 2 ...

Cougars ready to host big Don Runner wrestling invitational

The tournament starts at1 p.m. Friday with the early round matches in the double-elimination tournament, with the finals slated to start on.R00;

The ...

Rustlers lose both ends of doubleheader to Northwest

Northwest College collected a Region IX basketball doubleheader sweep Wednesday night at Powell over the Central Wyoming College Rustlers.
In the men's game, ...

Matsen swims to three firsts for RHS in Park County

The Riverton Wolverine swim team made a trek north for meets in Cody and Powell last Friday and Saturday after enduring a longer than normal holiday break. ...

Numbers for the Riverton Wolverines indoor track team have risen to 48 for head coach Tawn Gopp.
The Wolverines have been practicing for the coming season ...

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Births
ANDERSON-LAJEUNESSE
A son was born to Sharice Lajeunesse and Elijah Anderson, of Riverton, at 8 p.m. Dec. 30, 2013, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. He ...

Laramie County backs incentive deal

The $13 million package would help the manufacturer relocate to Wyoming.

CHEYENNE -- Cheyenne area officials are backing a $13 million loan and grant ...

Fort Washakie teacher receives National Board Certification

A first grade teacher at Fort Washakie Elementary School has achieved her National Board Certification. Superintendent Terry Ebert said Kristi Jones is the ...

Indoor Golf helps athletes keep skills sharp for spring

The facility on North Federal Boulevard has three simulators for golfers who want to improve their game.

Area golfers have been perfecting their ...

Someone please find a way to improve local air service

Editor:
Trying to fly through Riverton Regional Airport is akin to trying to pay for three months' worth of groceries with Confederate scrip. It just doesn't ...

Lessons in the bedlam from Benghazi

Bravely working on the front lines of upheaval after the assassination of Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi, U.S. diplomats and security officers lost their ...

Cabin fever, and expecting twins

I must admit that, at the moment, I don't have much to report for the sake of this column.
As a stay-at-home mom, my literary musings arise from ...

No medal required

Congress members will boast about finally passing a budget, but they shouldn't

In the next day or two, after the U.S. Senate completes congressional ...

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UW weighs presidential options
LARAMIE -- University of Wyoming trustees are hearing plenty of advice on how to handle the president's position at the ...

Hitching Post owners, insurers settle suit

CHEYENNE -- An insurance company has reached a confidential settlement agreement with the company that owns The Hitching Post Inn, the landmark Cheyenne hotel ...

More black eyes for nuke command

WASHINGTON -- In what may be the biggest such scandal in Air Force history, 34 officers entrusted with land-based nuclear missiles have been pulled off the job ...

Ambulance candidate in negotiation on county's offer

The Fremont County Commission is likely to discuss hiring Joseph Zillmer, of Amarillo, Texas, as Fremont County Ambulance director at its Jan. 21 meeting. ...

Bull Lake Dam earmarked for $26 million addition

An old spillway is to be replaced, although it has never proved necessary in the history of the dam.

The Bureau of Reclamation is planning to build a ...

District 25 closes deal on school site

An expedited plan could allow the new school to be open by 2016.

Fremont County School District 25 handed over a check Jan. 2 for the purchase of the ...

 
 

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