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Hypnotist says it is more than a show

In his first-ever performance at the Fremont County Fair, hypnotist Michael Mezmer guided a group of volunteers into a trance to the delight of onlookers. ...

Here's something you don't see often at a rodeo -- a reride offer after a first-place ride. When the gate swung open for Jade Blackwell's saddle-bronc ride on a ...

Smell during routine traffic stop leads to felony charges

Deputies confiscated more than five pounds of marijuana and two ounces of psilocybin mushrooms during a routine traffic stop in Riverton this month.
The ...

Central Wyoming College biology professor Steve McAllister says the new Health/Science Center on campus represents "quantum improvement" over the school's ...

Homicide will not be prosecuted, county attorney determines

Fremont County Attorney Michael Bennett said criminal liability could not be placed on any one person in the death of 4-year-old Thunder Littlethunder Jr. of ...

Owen R. Westlake

Owen R. Westlake, of Riverton, died Friday, July 19, 2013, at his home. He was 65 years old.
Per his request, cremation has taken place. A memorial service ...

Todd Callies

Todd Callies, of Casper, died Thursday, July 25, 2013. He was 41 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, Aug. ...

An overflow of water created a temporary swamp Monday at Jaycee Park that had diminished by Tuesday morning.
Riverton parks department superintendent Joel ...

County cagers score for both sides in North-South contest

The South beat the North 85-77 on Saturday night.

Wyoming Indian High School boys basketball coach Craig Ferris drew up a good game plan to lift ...

Volunteers do their good work everywhere you look

Seems like July may be the month of the volunteer. That's a good thing.
Everywhere we've turned this month, it has been refreshing to see folks helping folks. ...

The two-day rodeo wraps up Tuesday night at the Fremont County Fairgrounds.

Two-time world saddle bronc champion Cody Wright made his 75-point ride ...

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Births
FRANCOM
A son was born to Alexiss Francom and Jeremy Francom, of Lander, at 4:10 p.m. June 28, 2013, at Lander Regional Hospital. He weighed 8 ...

Around the fair

The Westernaires precision equestrian team performed Saturday in Dubois, but it wasn't the only quick-stepping horse-and-rider group on display over the ...

While the regular neighborhood dog may bark late into the night, other pooches are trained to speak only when ordered.
That trick, along with many others, ...

Fairfield Fire fully contained; south side of highway reopens

Officials said the Fairfield Fire was 100 percent contained Sunday, and on Monday the south side of Sinks Canyon Road reopened, including area ...

Legless skydiver a highlight of Rocking the Winds slate in Crowheart

The third annual Rocking the Winds Green Beret fundraiser is scheduled for Aug 1-4 at the Grizzly Rock Ranch near Crowheart.
The event was created as a way ...

Hereford murder trial begins at county courthouse

On the opening day of the trial of a Lander man for rape and murder, prosecutors said they would prove all the charges. The defense attorney tried to poke ...

First-degree murder trial ordered for two brothers in '06 death

Brothers Alan and Vernon Lee Brown of Fremont County are headed to trial in November in connection with the 2006 death of Tad Paul Barnson.
Barnson's skeletal ...

State weighs changes to disability program

Specific Wyoming Department of Health plans for changes to the programs offered for state residents with developmental disabilities are now available for ...

Enrolled Act 37 ought to be repealed

It is summer time. The kids are out of school and many families thoughts turn to a summer vacation. A trip to Yellowstone, a family reunion, or perhaps a jaunt ...

 
 

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