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Ambulance chief makes pitch for beefed-up EMS service in county

Local officials must decide how good an emergency medical service Fremont County needs and what that is worth. Those questions underpinned EMS director Joseph ...

County joins Lander, Popo Agie Conservation District in flood mitigation probe

Local partners are hoping a state grant will cover part of the cost of an expensive study into mitigating flood risks on the Popo Agie River.
"The purpose of ...

County pushes state to establish funding disbursement system

The program had been collecting money for five years, but rules for distributing it had never been finished.

Casting about for financial help for the ...

Big win for Lambert in commission district 1

Political newcomer Mark Lambert handily earned the Republican nomination for Fremont County Commission District 1 on Tuesday, setting up a rare contested ...

Commission candidate Lambert says he would be 'somebody who cares'

Concerns about the Fremont County Emergency Medical Services led a Fort Washakie man to run for County Commission in District 1 as a Republican.
Mark Lamber ...

Primary could set up race between sisters-in-law for commission slot

Keja Whiteman is the incumbent, and Valaira Whiteman is running in the Republican primary.

Valaira Whiteman's decision to run for Fremont County ...

Commission OKs tax rate for current fiscal year

Fremont County Commissioners have approved property tax rates for the current fiscal year, which began July 1 and lasts through June 30, 2015.
The county is ...

Commission names Dubois man to county museums board

The Fremont County Commission voted unanimously July 2 to appoint Ron DuBay, of Dubois, to a three-year term on the Fremont County Museums Board.
According to ...

Sister-in-law of current commissioner running for shot to challenge her

A St. Stephen's woman is running as a Republican for Fremont County Commission District 1. Valaira Whiteman said she hopes to bring a personal touch to the ...

County pulls plug on plan to recruit its own pathologist

A plan, months in the works, to give Fremont County its own forensic pathologist has been scuttled, at least for now.
The problem came down to money.
The ...

County OKs new budget

Plan leaves $640,000 surplus
Fremont County Commission-ers gave final approval Tuesday to a $40 million budget for the fiscal year that started July 1. ...

Ambulance questions

Beset with fiscal difficulty, the department
is looking for answers in different places
Hiring a new director for the Fremont County Ambulance ...

Retired as county planner, Price runs for commission

He may have just retired after 30 years of leading the Fremont County Planning Department, but Ray Price wants to keep serving local residents.
Now, however, ...

No plan to increase county airport aid; budget hearing set

Animal control funding a bit higher
Organizations outside Fremont County government asked for more county support in the new fiscal year, but the ...

County budget tops $40 million; large fund held in reserve

Public hearing set Monday in Lander

Fremont County Commissioners are proposing a fiscal year 2015 budget totaling just over $40 million. It covers ...

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 ...

 
 

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