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Wyoming attorney general gives update on state's case over rez boundary issue

The Environmental Protection Agency's December definition of the Wind River Indian Reservation boundary through the Clean Air Act was a topic of ...

Coal industry can't 'stick its head in sand'

Editor:
The coal companies have known these new carbon pollution rules were coming for years. Wyoming had better not stick its head it the sand and hope the ...

Run, cycle swim event to support trail rebuild, health fund

Fremont Physical and Sports Therapy and Go Fremont County! will host the first Go Fremont County! Parade Day 5k, Cycle or Swim on July 26.
The organizers ...

City cuts license requirement for some Riverton businesses

Officials said implementation of the ordinance would have little or no financial effect on the city's budget.

The Riverton City Council approved a ...

St. Margaret's taps Chouinard as next principal

St. Margaret's Catholic School has hired Mary Jo Chouinard as principal for the 2014-2015 school year.
She has 39 years experience in education, including 24 ...

Athletes help civic organizations recruit volunteers

Twenty-two runners and walkers helped five local civic organizations recruit volunteers May 17 during the second annual Good Samaritan Run, Walk and Drive ...

NSCS inducts Roseno into membership

Joseph S. Roseno of Riverton has accepted membership into the National Society of Collegiate Scholars.
"NSCS is more than just a symbol of academic ...

Myers named to dean's list at Bates College

Samuel Myers of Riverton has been named to the dean's list at Bates College for the winter 2014 semester --a distinction earned by students whose cumulative ...

Rotary Clubs install new presidents

The Lander and Riverton Rotary Clubs had their annual joint "gavel exchange" to install new club presidents last week at the Museum of the American West in ...

Four Riverton residents named to BHSU dean's list

The Office of Academic Affairs at Black Hills State University has released the dean's list for the spring 2014 semester. A total of 734 students maintained a ...

Vatansever, Newlin to wed June 21

Patricia and Mick Newlin of Riverton are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristen Newlin, to Emre Vatansever of Istanbul, Turkey, the son ...

City 'totally wrong' to do away with alley trash service

Editor:
Regarding the city trying to quit doing trash pickup from dumpsters in the alleys, I think it is totally wrong to force that on people.
On a lot of ...

Fastpitch team slated for busy summer

Riverton U.S. Energy fastpitch softball manager Mark Stone has assembled his roster with players from four different Wyoming towns for the 2014 season. ...

Hospice facilities recognized for giving 'best' patient care

Frontier Home Health and Hospice, an agency serving Fremont and Hot Spring counties, has been named a 2014 Hospice Honors recipient, a prestigious award ...

City's decision on alley trash collection ignores some

Editor:
To the City of Riverton, mayor and council members:
Your decision, effective July 1, to eliminate alley trash containers and use only rollout ...

Traveling baseball team posts 13-1 record so far

The only loss for the Riverton Renegades is a 1-0 defeat to Laramie on the road.

The mission for the Riverton Renegades, an age 14-and-under ...

Point system for liquor store compliance explored locally

Officials from Casper shared information in Riverton about a demerit point system they use to identify violations from liquor license holders.
Several groups ...

Riverton hosting girls state softball next month

The city also is hosting a pre-state tournament next week.

The countdown is on for the Wyoming Girls Fastpitch Softball tournament.
The tournament ...

Lower speed limit at intersection of Honor Farm Road

Editor:
Our hearts go out to the parties involved in the May 24 two-car collision at the notoriously dangerous intersection of Highway 789 and Honor Farm ...

Hospitals report low infection rate

The SageWest Health Care facilities in Riverton and Lander have been recognized by Mountain-Pacific Quality Health-Wyoming and Wyoming Department of Health for ...

 
 

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