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Officers arrest four, net 29 grams of marijuana in Riverton traffic stop

Law enforcement officers confiscated 29 grams of marijuana from four individuals who said they had traveled to Colorado to pick up the drug and sell it in ...

Arapaho artist's work on display in November

The Wind River Hotel and Casino is showcasing the artwork of local artist Robert Martinez throughout November.
The public is invited to visit the Northern ...

Columnist 'funny and thoughtful'

Editor:
Here is a quick note to say how much I enjoy reading Clair McFarland's column every other Thursday. I so remember my days as a young mother, but I ...

Schools should not be lock boxes

Editor:
I was talking with my daughter recently and she informed me that Riverton Middle School had a mock lockdown. She then informed me that she was ...

Throwing money

Sometimes it really can solve a problem

A popular cliché spouted off by certain political leaders goes something like "you can't solve a problem ...

The only way to live is to 'resist, fight evil'

Editor:
I cannot allow Mr. Peck's editorial titled "Everyone felt it" (Friday, Oct. 18,) to slide by without comment.
The attitude of blaming "Congress" for ...

Legislation would give one-time funding for Riverton justice center

Counties would have to put up matching funds to cover 50 percent of the project from their own coffers or other non-state sources under the bill to be ...

Women Restored, a local group educating women on sexual assault through a federal grant, welcomed Robin Poor Bear at the Wind River Hotel and Casino in a ...

Snow early in season means less spending on snowplows

Editor:
If we are going to get all this snow, I am just as glad that we are getting it now early in the fall/winter period rather than later. When it falls ...

Riverview Road upgrade under way

The $2.8 million project will reconstruct and straighten the road and add an improved canal crossing and safer intersection at the bottom of Hill Street. ...

Be proud of young people who helped after the storm

Editor:
Praises to our Riverton High School students. Thanks to each of you who were at my home and cleaned up all the fallen limbs and branches after the big ...

Narrow Gate Farm joins American Angus Association

Narrow Gate Farm, of Riverton, is a new member of the American Angus Association, according to the national organization.
The American Angus Association, with ...

A team of family members spanning four generations helps operate the business on Goes in Lodge Road.

A new bakery south of Riverton has been serving ...

Writer has an urgent request for definition of a legal term

Editor:
Of the utmost urgency because time is of the essence, I need help as to who can give me and my brother the legal definition of "soul sovereignty," or ...

Stabbing suspect gets term in boot camp

If he fails there, Patrick Duran will be sentenced to the state penitentiary for his attack in May on Stefan Bigmedicine.

The judge in a stabbing ...

Door-to-door peddlers in city ought be licensed by the police

Editor:
Here is my opinion on sales people who go door to door trying to sell things: Don't permit it to be done at all. If it must be allowed, then make them ...

State OKs money to buy land for elementary school

Fremont County School District 25 has received much-wanted news from the Wyoming Schools Facilities Commission. The state agency has approved $408,200 for the ...

Teen injured in ATV crash

Officials said the boy was riding on the front rack when the vehicle crashed into a trailer.

A 14-year-old boy was sitting on the front rack of an ...

Last legs?

With the Wyoming State Winter Fair struggling to survive, here's a suggestion --again

It is sad news indeed that the Wyoming State Winter Fair's ...

No 'serious injury' in accident on 8 Mile Road

Officials said a Riverton woman "escaped serious injury" Oct. 11 during a one-vehicle traffic accident on 8 Mile Road west of town.
Mary Lewis, 49, of ...

 
 

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