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Program offering break to caregivers

Wyoming Senior Citizens Inc., through its National Family Caregiver Support Program, hopes to give more caregivers in Riverton a chance to rest.
The federal ...

Enact laws to protect the right to different ideas, opinions

Editor:
In recent observation, I have noticed that the general public does not fully understand what the word "normal" means.
Normal and/or normality in ...

Armed robbery at Maverik; suspect fled the scene

Police officials were building information Tuesday about an armed robbery that took place just after midnight at the Maverik Country Store on West Main Street ...

The way it was: Cheerleaders identified -- 1953

Last weeks' "The Way it Was" photo is reprinted this week, with one important difference -- everyone is identified.
We asked readers last Sunday to help with ...

Collision costs county-owned vehicle a rear wheel

A Fremont County vehicle lost a wheel Tuesday after a traffic accident in south Riverton.
No one was seriously injured in the incident, though officials said ...

Riverview Road rec path bridge removed

A walking path bridge has been removed from where it crossed the Riverton Valley Irrigation District Canal to allow for installation of water and sewer lines ...

More clients referred to treatment since detox name change

Riverton-based Center of Hope detoxification center is referring more clients to treatment since its merger with Volunteers of America-Northern Rockies this ...

Riverton woman pleads guilty to drug charges

A Riverton woman pleaded guilty to drug charges this month as part of an agreement requiring her to undergo addiction treatment.
Abigail White, 22, of ...

A scratchy voice from the intercom

The scratchy voice pouring out from the speaker above the door of eighth-grade math class still plays in my head.
It was lunchtime in the old Riverton Junior ...

Too much gunfire at schools

Editor:
I was thankful for the letter by Mr. Nyberg, the middle school assistant principal, in response to the earlier one from Mr. Finley that criticized ...

Security features for the proposed Riverton justice center steered most of the discussion during the Fremont County Commission meeting Tuesday.
In particular, ...

There's a 'laugh a day' from D.C.

Editor:
It has become like going to the circus. There is a laugh a day to keep me occupied.
As I watch television, I see the liar, Clinton, calling the liar, ...

Former city man spared by typhoon in Philippines

Former Riverton resident Mike Lieberman wasn't harmed by Typhoon Haiyan, which struck more than 450 miles from his home in General Santos City, ...

Legacy we are leaving next generations is staggering

Editor:
Since that warm, sun-filled morning in July 1944, the day ol' Doc Kendall delivered me, the sun has risen and sent 25,310 times. The hands on the ...

Quick public action controlled situation near day care center

The Fremont County Sheriff's Office thanked the public Thursday for helping to identify a man who raised suspicions this week at a day care north of Riverton. ...

In the years before the modern playoff system, the high school football season in Fremont County started later than it does today -- usually in the second ...

RMS names students to honor roll

Riverton Middle School recently recognized the students who were named to the first-quarter honor roll for the 2013-14 school year.

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Community cleanup effort 'is how it's supposed to be'

Editor:
To all those involved in the recent community cleanup -- the Riverton High School student body, their families and others -- you guys moved about a half ...

Accomplice says 16-year-old led Sunday robbery plan

The woman accused of driving the getaway car during an armed robbery Sunday at Walmart said her 16-year-old co-conspirator masterminded the crime.
The teen, ...

Three in custody after armed theft, short vehicle chase

Officers said they were able to arrest the trio on conspiracy charges based on witness and video accounts.

Three people are in custody after ...

 
 

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