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Academy welcomes new cadets

The Wyoming National Guard's Cowboy ChalleNGe Academy congratulated 452 members of Class 18 for completing the two-week Acclimation Period of their training on ...

Riverton revises fence height ordinances for homeowners

The Riverton City Council has updated the city's ordinances regarding fence height on private property.
During their regular meeting July 16, city council ...

Arsonist faces two to five years in prison

The Lander man who burned a vacant house on Goodrich Drive in December faces two to five years in prison and seven years of supervised probation after ...

Less-popular Obama still outpolls Congress

But House members who stand in his way aren't worried about pressure from voters who support the president; they are more worried about primary challenges ...

Government still not doing its duty for Sand Creek Massacre descendants

Editor:
The Sand Creek Massacre Descendants Trust formally requested from the U.S. Department of the Interior that an accounting be conducted of monies and ...

High-level visitors

Two cabinet officers are coming to town, so let's show some class

If two members of a president's cabinet have ever visited Fremont County on the ...

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Education chief now on the job
CHEYENNE -- Richard Crandall has started work as the Wyoming Department of Education's director.
Crandall took over from ...

Murder spree figure hurt in car wreck

TEKONSHA TOWNSHIP, Mich. -- A woman who was one of two teenage participants in a killing spree that left 11 people dead 55 years ago and became the basis of the ...

College commission ranks top buildings on 'to-do' list

Northwest College in Powell is the only college without a project seeking state funding.

CHEYENNE -- Two building proposals at Laramie County ...

Central Wyoming College senate academic requirements strengthened

Previously, a student had to maintain a grade point average of 2.0 to become a senator, but now each representative needs a GPA of 3.0 or ...

West Nile virus case confirmed in Fremont Co.

A woman in Fremont County has been diagnosed with West Nile virus, according to the Wyoming Department of Health.
She represents the second case of West Nile ...

Grizzly sighted near Lander again; large numbers still unlikely in southern Winds

This year marks the third consecutive summer that a grizzly bear has been sighted in the mountains outside of Lander, but officials said the news shouldn't ...

The possibility of funding from the Wyoming Legislature has spurred the Fremont County Commission to begin the process of designing a new Riverton justice ...

Charlotte Jaikowski-Hare

Charlotte Jaikowski-Hare, of Riverton, died Monday, Aug. 5, 2013. She was 97 years old.
Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, at Mount Hope ...

Floyd A. Chingman

Floyd A. Chingman, of Fort Washakie, died Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013, at his home. He was 38 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 9, at Rocky ...

Plastic ducks floated down a portion of the Wind River during the Riverton Rotary Club's fundraiser Saturday. Vicki Williams had the winning duck, good for a ...

Ragan, Tilden hired by LVHS

Fall sports for all Fremont County schools start on Monday, Aug. 19.

Lander Valley High School activities director Barry Scott hired two new head ...

Off to see some big league ball, but where?

If someone gave you a chance to go to any Major League baseball park, where would you go?
That's now my dilemma. How do I make a choice like that? I don't ...

The top local finisher was Kenny Smiley of Riverton, who took third place.

An overflowing crowd of demolition derby fans witnessed Pat Battalo from ...

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Genevieve L. (Trent) Fuller, 100, died in Phoenix where she was living with her son and daughter-in-law. A visitation will be 4 p.m. to ...

 
 

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