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Fremont County residents could see a $3 per year increase to their telephone bills in the next year in the form of a higher 911 surcharge.
Officials say ...

Spinning off Fremont County's Ambulance Department into a private, non-profit organization could be the answer to its money woes, the agency's chief suggested ...

Rawlins builder picked for city's new justice center

The Riverton justice center project has a contractor: L.M. Olson Inc. of Rawlins. Fremont County Commissioners accepted Olson's bid on June 10 contingent upon ...

Campground remodel may include bathroom

The addition originally was slated for the second phase of construction at Green Mountain.

Campers at Fremont County's Green Mountain Campground ...

Airport asks county for added FY15 funds

Some outside groups are asking Fremont County for more money this budget cycle. Fremont County Commissioners are working on the county budget for the coming ...

Commission OKs raises for elected county officials

Raises are in on the way for most Fremont County elected officials and likely are in store for regular employees as well.
Officials on Tuesday announced that ...

Elected officials make pitch for a pay increase

Commissioners have final say

Salaries for Fremont County's elected officials are up for review this year, the outcome is uncertain. Commissioners ...

Few applicants so far for county pathologist job

Fremont County's plan to hire its own expert to perform autopsies is in a rough patch, as few candidates are applying for the job. The proposed salary is ...

Forecasters expect high water on the Wind River in the next couple of months, and residents already seeing flooding could get some county help.
Fremont ...

Museums board gains new trustee

The Fremont County Commission appointed Carla Crofts to the group and heard complaints from the trustees' administrative assistant who was fired in ...

County clerk's office to take over some duties for museums

Fremont County Clerk Julie Freese has outlined a plan to have her office take over the former duties of the Fremont County Museums Board of Trustees ...

With stray dogs roaming, county considers forming animal-control tax district

Fremont County officials are interested in forming an animal control district to manage stray dogs and canine diseases. A citizens committee recommended that ...

Quoted in the news

It is with a heavy heart that we are sending this notice that Bill Urbigkit has passed away. Please keep his family in your thoughts during this very difficult ...

Officials hope to have a forensic pathologist at work for Fremont County by July 1.
The Fremont County Commission on Wednesday authorized Coroner Ed McAuslan ...

Flood risk rises; county opts against pre-filling sandbags for time being

Local officials are keeping an eye on flood risks after the National Weather Service recently warned the danger of such a natural disaster was moderate to ...

Election preparations under way; no precinct or district changes this year

After several voting precinct and districts changes two years ago, Fremont County's voting geography will be unchanged this year. There will be 32 precincts ...

Fremont County employees can get a break on higher health insurance costs if they choose a high-deductible policy and participate in the county's wellness ...

Task force will tackle air service problem at airport

Working to combat mounting air service problems at Fremont County's only commercial airport, the Riverton Regional Airport Board has named a citizen task force ...

John Philp

The unassuming rancher from Lysite built an outstanding public career

John Philp made a good impression on people.
No doubt that is why an ...

The former three-term Fremont County commissioner died Friday at age 92.

Those who served with him remember former Fremont County Commissioner John ...

 
 

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