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Spring enrollment up at CWC; numbers could boost revenues

This spring's enrollment totals at Central Wyoming College "just barely" exceeded the numbers recorded during the same time last year.
Institutional ...

Riverton saving $30K on pooling, drainage work

Carpet replacement was cancelled due to budgetary constraints.


The City of Riverton is saving money on a local improvement project to resolve the ...

Three locals to serve at Dem convention

Three Fremont County residents will attend the Democratic National Convention this summer in official capacities.
During the Wyoming Democratic Party ...

Home for Horses

New sanctuary in county provides safe place for wild mustangs

At a spacious ranch north of Lander on the Wind River Indian Reservation, 130 wild ...

Nine months in the blink of an eye

Covering sports at my age keeps me connected to youthful joy and exuberance.

Another nine months has passed, and another school year comes to an ...

Comrades of spirit

Resist the urge to descend into sorrow this Memorial Day

Editor's note: Longtime readers may recall Associated Press columnist Hal ...

SHERIDAN -- For 78 minutes, the Lander Tigers went at it tooth and nail with the unbeaten Jackson Broncs at the Big Horn Equestrian Center outside of Sheridan, ...

Game's only score gives Laramie 1-0 edge in 4-A championship


SHERIDAN -- Evan White stood among his Riverton teammates along with families and ...

Eliminating faculty harmful to CWC during money shortfall

Editor:
I ask Central Wyoming College to reconsider the way it is reacting to funding cutbacks from the state.
Why eliminate some of the best professors ...

CWC cuts some funds for sports, but leaders say programs valuable

As Central Wyoming College administrators work to balance a substantially reduced budget for fiscal year 2017, trustees have been fielding questions from ...

Veteran help set in several spots in June

A state of Wyoming veterans service officer from the Wyoming Veterans Commission will conduct community outreach services in Wyoming cities throughout ...

Fremont County digest

FlyRiverton Open House June 4
A FlyRiverton open house hosted by FAST and the Riverton Regional Airport will take place from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. ...

Memorial Day preparations

Steven Weaver and sons Jared and Adam (right) planted flags at the graves of veterans Saturday morning at Mountain View Cemetery in Riverton. They joined ...

Glen Douglas "Doug" Wilson

Longtime Fremont County resident Glen Douglas "Doug" Wilson died Friday, May 20, 2016, at Shepherd of the Valley Care Center in Casper. He was 84.
Per his ...

Gerald Youtz

Gerald Youtz, a longtime resident of Riverton, died after a short battle with cancer on Tuesday, April 26, 2016, at the Help for Health Hospice Home, ...

Primary ballot set; contests coming up for both commission and the Legislature

The Republican dominance of Fremont County's elected offices will face a test this year, as several Democrats threw their hats into the political ring as the ...

House and city council races shape up; one day left to file

Liz Cheney formally filed to run for Wyoming's seat in the U.S. Houses of Representatives Thursday, now bringing the total number of filed candidates up to 12, ...

With school funds slashed, districts ask legislators for answers

K-12 education spending in Wyoming has been trimmed by $36 million by the Wyoming Legislature this year, and Fremont County School districts will be touched ...

Riverton was held to only two hits in a 2-1 defeat in the second game of Saturday's double-header.

Following a 9-6 slugfest in which they were ...

Riverton's golfers stole the spotlight for Wolverine sports this past autumn.


It was an interesting fall for the Riverton Wolverines during the ...

 
 

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