Aug 21, 2012 - The Associated Press:  CASPER -- Police in Casper say two hostages have been released in a standoff at a motel but other people may still be being held inside.
Aug 21, 2012 - The Associated Press:  NPS takes comment on Teton plans
Aug 21, 2012 - By Steven R. Peck:  Lost horizon
Aug 21, 2012 - By Steven R. Peck:  If it's late August in an even-numbered year, then it must be primary election time -- when I always crawl out on a limb and start sawing as fast as I can in ... [more]
Aug 21, 2012 - By Jamie Drendel:  On a recent road trip with Rivertonians, I learned that my interest in the pioneers who crossed this country in butt-breaking wagons isn't unique to my status ... [more]
Aug 21, 2012 - Staff:  Joe C. Drake Jr. died of mesothelioma Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012, at his home in Riverton. He was 86 years old.
Aug 21, 2012 - Staff:  Justin L. Wood, of Riverton, died Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012. He was 33 years old.
Aug 21, 2012 - Staff:  Deaths
Aug 19, 2012 - By Martin Reed, Staff Writer:  In an effort to retain their employees and compete with the county roads department, solid waste leaders have voted to implement pay increases for their ... [more]
Aug 19, 2012 - By Christina George, Staff Writer:  The Pavillion mother charged in her baby's November 2011 death will spend the next 12 months on supervised probation instead of the 26 years of prison she ... [more]
Aug 19, 2012 - By Martin Reed, Staff Writer:  As she nears the completion of her first term in office, House District 34 Rep. Rita Campbell said wants to continue her public service with another two years ... [more]
Aug 19, 2012 - By Emily Etheredge, Staff Writer:  Paws for Life animal league is looking to expand its Riverton animal adoption center.
Aug 19, 2012 - By Martin Reed, Staff Writer:  The Wind River Indian Reservation tribes are preparing for their upcoming election seasons that will determine Business Council members and those serving on ... [more]
Aug 19, 2012 - From staff reports:  A proposed improvement project to widen Wyoming 789 south of Riverton will be the subject of an Aug. 21 public meeting at Riverton City Hall.
Aug 19, 2012 - From staff reports:  The Wyoming Department of Transportation is preparing to contnue various construction projects on Highway 28 in Red Canyon.
Aug 19, 2012 - From staff reports:  The Bureau of Land Management and the Wyoming Honor Farm will host a wild horse adoption and gentling clinic Aug. 24-25 in Riverton.
Aug 19, 2012 - From staff reports:  The UnitedHealthcare Children's Foundation is seeking grant applications from families in need of financial assistance to help pay for their child's health ... [more]
Aug 19, 2012 - From staff reports:  Fremont County's primary election has been as early as May and as late as September across the generations, but mid- to late August has been the most-common ... [more]
Aug 19, 2012 - The Associated Press:  Worker dies in work accident
Aug 19, 2012 - Staff:  Arabelle "Bing" Hime, 85, formerly of Fremont County, died Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2012, at Davis Hospice Center in Cheyenne.
Aug 19, 2012 - Staff:  Sheila Smith, formerly of Riverton, died Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012, in Mount Pleasant, Utah.
Aug 19, 2012 - Staff:  Charles Frank "Chuck" Hermann died Friday, Aug. 10, 2012, at his home in Riverton. He was 83.
Aug 19, 2012 - Staff:  Louise "Gigetta" Marie Ellerby, formerly of Lander, died Friday, July 20, 2012, while surrounded by loved ones after battling cancer for several years.
Aug 19, 2012 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  In Saturday's Lander Triathlon, Martin Stensing of Powell won the men's division, and Ann Lehmkuhler of Lander topped the women's event.