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Hung jury

What happened last week in Lander is rare, but it's part of our legal process

In this era of plea bargains, courtroom trials have become rare. A hung ...

Capitol group to consider hiring a project manager

CHEYENNE -- Top Wyoming officials plan to meet in Cheyenne on Wednesday to consider whether to hire a project manager to oversee the $300-million renovation of ...

Museums to host speakers, treks and 'digs' this week

The museums in Dubois, Lander and Riverton have organized another week of programs and activities.
On Thursday, the Riverton Museum is hosting a trek to St. ...

Shull murder trial opens; premeditation a crucial point

On the first day of a Riverton man's murder trial, prosecutors painted him as a calculating killer, while his attorney portrayed him as man madly in love who ...

Camping, grilling or out on the lake? The advice is the same: Cover up

When temperatures in Riverton hit the 90s in recent weeks, mosquito activity increased in the region.
Riverton Mayor Lars Baker, who retired as supervisor of ...

Locals and visitors have a chance to learn while exploring the outdoors through the Fremont County Museums' ongoing Adventure Trek series.
The guided ...

HPMA motocross race Sunday

The association includes riders from Wyoming, Montana and Colorado.

The second High Plains Motocross Association race of the summer is Sunday in ...

Riverton team in fastpitch semifinal

In a battle of two Fremont County fastpitch softball teams at the Under-16 Class B state tournament, the Riverton U.S. Energy squad mauled Lander 26-7 in ...

Next up is the state tournament in Douglas starting Wednesday.

Two blowout victories carried the Riverton 13-15-year-old all-star baseball team to ...

Anyone stopping for a break at the old Lakeside Resort and campground at the North end of the Boysen Reservoir causeway on a Wednesday night in July 1974 would ...

Police arrest man found in abandoned motel with teen

Both individuals were charged with criminal entry and criminal trespass.

A 30-year-old Riverton man was arrested June 27 after he was found in an ...

Paving crew in second week of annual asphalt patching

Work begins Wednesday on Wyoming Highway 28 over South Pass.

A Wyoming Department of Transportation paving crew is scheduled to move to Wyoming ...

Hung jury in rape case; new trial required

After eight hours of deliberation, the jury failed to reach a unanimous verdict in the week-long trial of an Arapahoe man charged with first-degree sexual ...

Riverton-based fastpitch team starts play Friday at state 'B' tournament

Manager Mark Stone has formed an Under-16 Class B fastpitch softball team to represent U.S. Energy at the state tournament in Casper.
The tournament started ...

Slack, Leu to marry Aug. 8

Brady Slack and Amanda Leu have announced their engagement.
The future bride is a 2008 graduate of Campbell County High School, and she graduated from the ...

RHS grad to attend officer training school

Senior Airman Matthew Ringer, a 2002 graduate of Riverton High School, recently was selected forR00;officer training school, according to a press ...

Riverton Community Food Bank reopens after brief closure

The Riverton Community Food Bank is open again after a short closure.
Organizers Nancy and Lloyd Eckstein had closed the food bank at 20 Gardens North Drive ...

Have an actual election to replace retiring councilman

Editor:
I see that another city council member in Riverton is resigning. So much for getting elected, eh? My main point in writing in is to say that I think ...

Wife of murder suspect arrested in connection with meth ring

Julie Shull is a witness in her husband's case.

The latest person to be arrested in connection with a methamphetamine distribution ring in Fremont ...

Judge 'perplexed' on fed challenge of reinstating Eaton's sentence

A Wyoming judge is weighing a request to appoint lawyers to represent inmate Dale Wayne Eaton in a possible new death penalty hearing even as a federal judge ...

 
 

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