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Wisconsin man killed in wreck; two others hurt

A 19-year-old Wisconsin man died Wednesday evening at the scene of a two-vehicle accident between Lander and Hudson.
Wyoming Highway Patrol officials said ...

Coroner IDs victim in Sunday's fatal stabbing

One person reportedly is in custody in connection with the death.

Fremont County Coroner Ed McAuslan confirmed Thursday that the victim of a ...

Webb again high-point man for Wyoming in all-star series loss

Xavier Webb of Riverton did all he could by scoring a team-high 15 points Saturday night for the Wyoming basketball all-stars in Billings, Mont., but it wasn't ...

County players help North to big win in Shrine Bowl

Fremont County football players Jesse Hawk, Cody Flynn and T.J. Galey played a significant role in the North's defense Saturday night in a 34-6 victory over ...

Jeremy Slack said he was shocked at first when he learned he was hired as the new football coach at Yuma High School in Colorado.
The 2006 Riverton High ...

Former Wyoming Secretary of State Thyra Thomson dies

She served in the elected office for nearly 25 years.

CHEYENNE -- Former Wyoming Secretary of State Thyra Thomson has died. She was 96.
Thomson ...

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A daughter was born to Ashley and Brandon Robidoux, of Riverton, at 12:10 a.m. May 10, 2013 at Riverton Memorial Hospital. She weighed ...

John 'Johnnie' Swanson

John "Johnnie" Swanson, of Riverton, died Sunday, June 9, 2013, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. He was 80 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 ...

Dwight 'Moody Bluez' Spoonhunter Sr.

Dwight "Moody Bluez" Spoonhunter Sr., of Arapahoe, died Sunday, June 9, 2013, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. He was 28 years old.
A rosary will be at 7 p.m. ...

A blend of women with either political titles or political aspirations listened as speakers gave advice during Leap into Leadership training May 22 at Central ...

Fact from fiction about 'Common Core'

A backlash against the Common Core educational standards for grade school has hit the radio talk shows and Internet blogs in recent weeks.
The tea party has ...

Abuses on reservation need to be exposed and cleansed

Editor:
Thank you, Chief Broadhead of the Riverton Police Department, for taking the initiative to set an example for the entire Native American community of ...

We are watched

This is what we get for our rush to link ourselves electronically to one another

Leaders in political circles are doing their best to create damaging ...

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Man dies after cycle jump wreck
ROCK SPRINGS -- Police say a 31-year-old Rock Springs man has died after being thrown from his dirt bike while ...

New UW president's contract inked for $425,000 salary plus added compensation

LARAMIE -- The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees has approved a three-year contract with incoming President Robert Sternberg that will pay a base salary ...

Woman said to be possessed by poltergeist; deputies respond

Fremont County deputies had a brush with the paranormal Tuesday when they responded to reports that a woman was possessed by a "poltergeist" in a home north of ...

CWC, school districts join forces in college prep for local students

Administrators at Central Wyoming College have reached out to Fremont County public schools this year in an effort to improve college readiness among local ...

Four-day WAM convention comes to Riverton

The annual Wyoming Association of Municipalities convention began today in Riverton and will last until Saturday, providing workshops on a variety of topics to ...

County's assessed value $906M, down about 11 percent from last fiscal year

Revised numbers show Fremont County's assessed value for the upcoming fiscal year is lower than expected and down from last year. Tax revenue for the county ...

Padlock Ranch gets this year's Leopold conservation honors

The $10,000 award is named for renowned conservationist Aldo Leopold and recognizes voluntary achievement in conservation.

The Padlock Ranch in ...

 
 

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