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State expected to take over Barnson case from federal prosecutors

The man's skeletal remains were found March 10 on the Wind River Indian Reservation east of Riverton; he had been missing since 2006.

A federal ...

Commissioners face flak over local bid concerns on justice center design

Some Fremont County commissioners were so concerned about how the architecture firm for the Riverton justice center project was selected that they voted ...

Three Riverton High School clubs painted business windows downtown in the renewal of an annual Homecoming week ...

Rustlers take a game from No. 6 WWCC but fall in four

Nationally ranked Western Wyoming Community College knocked off Central Wyoming College on Saturday in a Region IX volleyball match at Rock Springs.
Western ...

Progress was made by the Central Wyoming College women's and men's rodeo teams on Sunday at the Lamar event in Colorado.
CWC cowboy Coltin Hill won the steer ...

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Deaths
ARMSTRONG
Donald Richard Armstrong, 88, formerly of Riverton, died after a fall Tuesday, Oct. 1, in Idaho Falls, Idaho. ...

Tomio 'Tom' Morioka

Tomio "Tom" Morioka, formerly of Fremont County, died Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, at his home in Green River, with his daughter, Peggy, son-in-law Robb, and ...

County clinics offer resources to assist breast-feeding moms

The Fremont County Women, Infants, and Children and Fremont County Public Health nursing programs strive to support and share resources that emphasize the ...

Doctor shortage a problem already and will get worse

Editor:
I believe that we have a very serious problem in Fremont County concerning individuals getting into see a physician. With several doctors now absent ...

Poll: Most want debt limit raised

WASHINGTON -- A majority of Americans want Congress to raise the nation's $16.7 trillion debt limit and would blame Republicans if it isn't, according to a poll ...

Tuesday notes

Rare weather
No records could be kept on this sort of thing, but we venture to say on this Tuesday that rarely, perhaps never, in the history of ...

Digest

Power still out in some places
CHEYENNE -- Some people are still without power following last week's winter storm in northeast Wyoming.
Powder River ...

Conservation stamp contest starts Jan. 1

CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will take entries for its next conservation stamp art competition starting Jan. 1.
This is the 31st annual ...

Bulldozer goes over 160-foot coal mine wall, killing the operator

Operations at the Jim Bridger Mine have stopped while the accident is investigated.

ROCK SPRINGS -- An accident involving a bulldozer that plunged off ...

Stranded men OK after rescue on mountain

Search and Rescue crews were dispatched to Green Mountain on Saturday to retrieve two Rawlins men who had been stranded due to snow.
Officials said several ...

Sex offender's probation is rescinded

After admitting to having sex with two teenage boys, a 32-year-old Riverton woman in March 2012 was given a sentence that gave her a chance to reform herself ...

Study: Few consequences for misuse of tribal funds

Federal agencies questioned millions more dollars the Northern Arapaho government spent, but decided not to try to recover any of the money -- and even ...

The man accused of killing his ex-wife and his adopted children near Pavillion 33 years ago is being held without bail in the Fremont County Detention Center ...

Forrest Harris

Forrest "Gus" Harris, formerly of Pavillion, died of a heart attack Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013. He was 55 years old.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, ...

 
 

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