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A Friday evening fire north of Riverton burned hay and tires on the Pingetzer farm, but calm winds and quick fire response limited the damage.
The fire on ...

CWC wrestles with moving targets as budget process advances

Central Wyoming College administrators say they will present balanced budgets for the coming three years when they meet in May to discuss finances with the CWC ...

Some might call it a fish story with many levels of meaning behind the word "fish." Many have heard of missing rings, jewelry and small personal items ...

Apathy, transient problem obstacles to improving City Park

Riverton residents came to City Hall Thursday night to discuss the best direction to take toward improving Riverton City Park.
Riverton resident Lee Crook ...

Reed Herman

Reed Herman died Monday, April 22, 2013. He was 63 years old.
A celebration of life service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 27, at Reed's shop.
Reed ...

Riverton United Methodist to add contemporary services Sunday

Riverton United Methodist Church, under the leadership of Pastor Mark Thurman, has begun a contemporary service at 10:30 a.m. every Sunday.
The more modern ...

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Reed Herman, 63, died Monday, April 22. A celebration of life service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 27, at Reed's shop. ...

Riverton Chamber of Commerce recognizes community service efforts of residents

A night of awards and kind words were extended to Riverton residents for their ongoing hard work and service during the 2013 Riverton Chamber Annual Awards ...

Owners of Six Iron Ranch receive honor from ag society

Top University of Wyoming agricultural students were honored and the owners of the Six Iron Ranch near Shoshoni received Gamma Sigma Delta's Outstanding ...

Bush uses library opening to try to polish record

"People ask me, 'What about the economy?'" Bush said, "and my answer is, 'Why don't you go hire an economist, or hire five economists and get 15 different ...

Legislature wrong to have defeated bill allowing teachers to carry guns

Editor:
Targets on their backs. That's what every parent having children in a Wyoming school needs to now understand.
With the recent Wyoming Legislature's ...

War of words

The allegations against the state schools superintendent remain vague and unclear

The war of words continues between certain Wyoming legislators and ...

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Mother, baby killed in wreck
CASPER -- Speeding likely played a role in a crash that killed a 22-year-old Casper woman and her 11-month-old ...

Deal reached in kidnap case

CANON CITY, Colo. -- A 46-year-old man has entered a plea agreement in a kidnapping and sexual assault case that ended in Wyoming.
Christopher Jeffries pleaded ...

Contributions allow park facilities to open

MOOSE -- Two facilities in Grand Teton National Park that would have remained closed this year due to federal budget cuts will open up after all.
Park ...

CHEYENNE -- University of Wyoming researchers have discovered a possibly large source of lithium near Rock Springs, but an expert on the material says whether ...

County police hosting drug Take-Back Day

The RPD will participate in the sixth national prescription drug Take-Back Day on Saturday. Residents are invited to dispose safely of unwanted medications ...

The superintendent said he wants to have the process "wrapped up by next week."

With a vision of restoring faith in Riverton High School football, ...

The Fremont County Employment Expo on Thursday reflected national trends. Some workers were looking for work in new fields, some industries were reacting to ...

Commissioners split in Riverton justice center, wolf suit decisions

In two close votes, the Fremont County Commission engaged a firm to design a new Riverton justice center and committed $1,000 to a court fight about ...

 
 

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