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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 ...

Riverview Road speed limit to drop Wednesday

A reduced project speed limit of 30 mph will be in effect Wednesday morning on the Riverview Road highway improvement project in Riverton.
"The new speed ...

Public employees provide inside look at Obamacare in early stage

Editor:
We in Fremont County and Wyoming are fortunate to have examples of how the "Obamacare" Affordable Care Act is being put in place via county ...

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RMS club sponsors pet food drive
The Riverton Middle School Builders Club is sponsoring a November community pet food drive for the PAWS animal ...

Seth Glause felt like he was back home over the weekend.
The former Central Wyoming College cowboy was in Riverton giving a three-day bull riding clinic ...

Here's definition of 'sole sovereignty'

Editor:
In response to Stella Montoya's published letter to you, sovereignty means control over an area or a people and sole sovereignty means it is not ...

A wild party, cemetery-style

Mountain View Cemetery it wasn't.
My mind's eye has a clear picture of what a cemetery should be. Until last weekend, that picture was Mountain View -- the ...

School safety practices are neither wasteful nor fearmongering

Editor:
This letter is written in response to Mr. Finley's Oct. 31 criticism of Riverton Middle School's lockdown practice. As always, we appreciate the ...

Problem with 'drunken vagrants' is not what 'label' we give them

Editor:
Oh, for heaven's sake, Ron Howard is trying to make a mountain out of a molehill. All right, I apologize for using the term "path rangers" in ...

Big damage from two Sunday fires; no injuries

Fire officials think an unattended candle caused a structure fire Sunday at a home north of Riverton.
No one was injured in the blaze, but the room in which ...

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Jackie & Gary to perform at library
The Riverton Branch Library is bringing back "Jackie & Gary" for another round of folk music, including a tribute ...

 
 

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