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Wolverines fall to Bearcats in shootout, 48-36

For the third game this season, the Riverton Wolverines could not come up with big defensive stops when they were needed the most, as Douglas used a surprising ...

Wind River hosted Dubois in homecoming football action 39 years ago this month, with the Cougars beating the visiting Rams 34-12 on a sunny Saturday in ...

Riverton resident Shirley Herman grew this sunflower that was taller than her shed before it was cut down due to the weight of the ...

The Riverton Lady Wolverines swim team placed fifth out of six schools at the Class 4-A West conference swim meet Thursday and Friday at the Riverton Aquatic ...

Wranglers lasso Mustangs sophomores, 44-8

In an impromptu game, the Shoshoni Wranglers picked up an interesting win over the Natrona County Sophomores 44-8 on Thursday evening at home. The win was the ...

Wolverines emerge from Evanston with humbling defeat in straight sets

After a promising weekend performance against the Natrona Fillies, the Riverton Lady Wolverines made the long school-day trip to Evanston and were shelled by ...

Riverton High School swimmer Jordan Lewis qualified in the 200 yard IM during the West Conference Prelims on Thursday at the Riverton Aquatic Center. Swimmers ...

The seniors on the Wind River volleyball squad hosted the Chiefs of Wyoming Indian in a Class 2-A Southwest clash in Pavillion on Thursday afternoon.
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Births

FISHER
A son was born to Haley Meeks of Crowheart and Spencer Fisher of Crowheart at 12:03 a.m. Sept. 10 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. ...

School District 6 implementing suicide prevention policy

By Christina George
Staff Writer

The Wind River school district has implemented a new policy aimed at suicide prevention.
The Fremont County School ...

Maryann Rathbone

Maryann Rathbone, a longtime resident of Lander, died Friday, Oct. 9, in Peoria, Ariz., after a long battle with Alzheimer's. She was 88 years old. No ...

Evelyn Joyce Wunder

Evelyn Joyce Wunder, 84, formally of Riverton, died on Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015, in Casper, Wyo. Cremation has taken place, and no services are planned. ...

RHS Key Club fun run raises cash Saturday for 'Tough Enough' effort countywide

Riverton High School's Key Club hosts a 5K run/walk this weekend to raise funds for the Tough Enough Cancer Fund of Fremont County.
Registration begins at 7 ...

Karly Ward comes to Wyoming from Tennessee having started her teaching career in Lakewood, Colo.

Karly Ward came from Clarksville, Tenn., to be the ...

Pre-school costly but worthwhile

Editor:
In May, the Select Committee on School Finance directed Picus and Associates, the Legislature's school funding experts, determine what the cost of a ...

No go, Joe

The Dem debate didn't provide much of an opening for Biden

National news reports remain full of speculation that Vice President Joseph Biden ...

Canine helps bust 57 pounds of marijuana

Highway Patrol troopers arrested two California residents after searching their car.

A traffic stop for speeding Thursday west of Cheyenne has ...

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Idaho wildlife officials: Bears interacting with humans more
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) -- Idaho wildlife officials say bears have been more active in ...

Volunteerism strong at fire departments

Two local fire departments are very close to filling their rosters of volunteer firefighters, which is something the department heads said they are happy to ...

Willow Creek Elementary School construction has been about two weeks ahead of schedule since early August.
Monty Ellison, president and general manager of ...

 
 

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