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Sinks hosts fundraising run this week

Sinks Canyon State Park will host its third annual "Run Like A Bighorn" challenge Saturday, beginning at Sawmill Campground.
The annual race is a fundraiser ...

Fremont County digest

Transportation meeting held in Riverton
Riverton is one of five locations in northwest Wyoming hosting meetings with the Department of Transportation ...

'Hot Notes' moves to Lander for second show

Central Wyoming College presents their second concert in the 2016 Hot Notes, Cool Nights season Monday, this time at Lander City Park.
The series began last ...

Treat tenants equally, HUD agents tell Riverton landlords

Representatives from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development engaged Riverton residents in a discussion about rules of the Fair Housing Act. ...

Hottest spell of the year to start Monday, last all week

The hottest period of summer weather of the year arrives this week across the Wind River Basin.
National Weather Service forecasters are predicting a full ...

Last-minute bill saves $1M in fed funds for airport

Riverton Regional Airport will be allowed to keep more than $1 million in funding for the 2017 fiscal year from the Federal Aviation Administration, despite ...

In Tuesday vote, Eastern Shoshones can limit general council impact

After the Shoshone General Council voted in June to remove top officials at the Shoshone Rose Casino, the business council is hoping stop its tribal members ...

Part 2 of 2

Brad Tyndall takes over a week from Monday


Brad Tyndall wasn't planning to become president at Central Wyoming ...

Wyoming digest

Life term for fatal stabbing
LARAMIE (AP) -- A Laramie man convicted of a fatal stabbing has been sentenced to more than life in prison.
On Thursday ...

Superintendent likes state trend in PAWS scores

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Wyoming students generally scored better this year on statewide tests designed to measure their proficiency in math, science and reading, ...

40 pounds of pepperoni. 150 pounds of sausage and hamburger. 340 pounds of cheese. 500 pounds of dough.
That's what it took Betty Giddings and her family to ...

Businesses, others now can file electronically

CHEYENNE (TNS) -- Businesses and organizations in Wyoming can now file forms with the Secretary of State's Office electronically, the office announced ...

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HOLMAN
A memorial service for Ray Holman will be at 10 a.m. July 22 at Mountain View Cemetery.


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House hopeful Konsmo vows accessibility, and optimism

Mike Konsmo, a professor at Northwest College in Powell, is one of 13 candidates vying for Wyoming's sole seat in the House of Representatives.
As Wyoming's ...

University of Wyoming lists county grads

The University of Wyoming accorded degrees upon the following students from Wyoming at the completion of the 2016 spring semester.

Crowheart
Julia ...

Riverton library concrete decorated by colorful 'Chalk the Walk' artwork

Sidewalks in front of the the Riverton Branch Library are covered in the works of local artists of all ages -- from now until the sidewalk chalk wears away. ...

Airport to require landing fees for cargo aircraft but not air ambulance flights

The Riverton City Council has approved landing fees for commercial cargo operations at Riverton Regional Airport.
The airport already assesses landing fees ...

Boysen Youth Fishing Derby July 16

There is no cost to enter, but a registration form must be filled out.

Anglers ages 0-13 are encouraged to take part in the Boysen Youth Fishing ...

Balloon celeb crossed the Alps by air

Eleven years ago, 2016 Riverton Rendezvous balloon rally guest celebrity Raymond E. Bair voyaged over The Alps in a hydrogen gas balloon.
The Albuquerque, New ...

Family finds Balloon Block

Nine-year-old Morgan Neil found the Riverton Rendezvous Balloon Block late Wednesday afternoon while searching with his mom, Laura, and 11-year-old brother, ...

 
 

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