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Fremont County's cattlemen got together in February 1984 for their annual meeting, and new officers we elected for the year.
Newly elected, from left, were ...

Northern Arapaho woman shows work at Sundance Film Festival

Enrolled Northern Arapaho and Kickapoo tribal member Missy Whiteman has been selected for the Sundance Institute Fellowship: NativeLab Fellows.
She also ...

Allen: College vote prudent

Wyoming Rep. Jim Allen, R-Lander, says his vote last week against House Bill 118 was not "anti-community college."
He was the only Fremont County ...

Decision not to expand Medicaid 'very unfortunate for Wyoming'

Editor:
When the 2015 Wyoming Legislature is over, I hope someone will take the time to look at all the money was spent on unnecessary things compared to the ...

Chris Quayle drained a long 3-point shot from well beyond the top of the key as time expired in regulation, enabling the Riverton Wolverines basketball team to ...

Rustler basketball teams win both over Western

Behind two 30-point individual efforts, the Central Wyoming College Rustlers swept Western Wyoming Community College in a men's and women's doubleheader Friday ...

Powell girls, boys handle Lander Tigers at Fieldhouse

The Powell Panthers made the most of a fast start to upset the Lander Valley High School Tigers 82-62 on Saturday night in a Class 3-A West conference ...

Library receives $2,000 grant to expand collection

AT&T has awarded a $2,000 grant to the Crowheart Library. The grant funds will be used to expand print and media collections, provide programs requested by ...

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Prison term for driver
SHERIDAN -- A judge in Sheridan has sentenced a woman for hitting two bicyclists with her vehicle last year, killing a man and ...

Presidents Day

Of the 44 who have held the office, just two weren't politicians before the White House

On Monday the nation observes Presidents Day. By the time the ...

2014 was warm, dry; some records set

On average, days in 2014 were .6 degree warmer than normal in Riverton and .4 degrees warmer than normal in Lander.

Last year was hot and a little ...

Chiefs roll over Piney, Kemmerer

Wyoming Indian now stands 5-2 in the Class 2-A Southwest heading into the final week of the regular season.

Wyoming Indian's girls avenged one of ...

The Riverton Lady Wolverines took momentum from a strong second half and a home victory over Green River 61-52 on Friday to claw the Rock Sprigs Lady Tigers ...

Despite being a little fatigued from a hectic stretch of wrestling, the Riverton High School Wolverines edged Casper Kelly Walsh 42-36 Friday night at Tonkin ...

Wyoming Indian girls beat Kemmerer and Big Piney

A slow start Friday night by the Wyoming Indian girls could be attributed to distractions on and off the court. Lady Chief head coach Aleta Moss missed the ...

Neglected horse found, rescued from fenced lot in Riverton

Local officials have collected an aging horse that had been neglected and abandoned in the 600 block of South Sixth Street East.
Riverton Police Department ...

'The King and I' to open Feb. 26 at CWC

Rodgers and Hammerstein's "The King and I" will open Feb. 26 at the Robert A. Peck Arts Center Theater at Central Wyoming College in Riverton.
The cast of 67 ...

Reloading for another weekend

It's a good thing I love covering local sports, because I do a lot of it this time of year.

The afternoon light leaked onto the south end of the ...

Scott Jorgenson never thought he'd be getting a new hand.
The 64-year-old pastor at St. John Lutheran Church in Riverton, Jorgenson was born without most of ...

Arapaho school district creating language app

Fremont County School District 38 is developing its own Arapaho language app.
The Apple iPad app is the district's latest initiative to expand Arapaho ...

 
 

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