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Wranglers win two of three over weekend

Shoshoni's boys lost their first game of the season in a tight 51-50 affair against ranked Pine Bluffs.

Brady Slack's Shoshoni Wranglers hit the ...

Tigers beat Glenrock, 63-48

Lander's Trey Massey hit for 19 points, including a trio of three-pointers in a 15-point victory over the Herders.

Three different players poured in ...

Wins remain elusive for the Riverton Lady Wolverines basketball team, as all three Cheyenne schools easily beat Riverton in the final two days of play at the ...

When turnovers exceed shot attempts, it usually means a long game for somebody.
That somebody was the Wind River Lady Cougars in opening-round Big Horn Basin ...

Despite dropping to Class 3-A next season, Riverton Wolverines head coach Stuart Mullins hopes his team can continue to compete in the mostly Class 4-A Taco ...

Tiger girls hold off Lady Chiefs Saturday in tournament

Wyoming Indian andLander traveled almost 200 miles to Cowley for a rematch in the girls consolation bracket of the Big Horn Basic Classic on Saturday.
The ...

Wyoming Indian handed both Wind River and Buffalo their first losses of the season.

The unbeaten Wyoming Indian High School boys advanced to the Big ...

Billy Plenty Bears

Billy Plenty Bears died Thursday, Dec. 31, 2015, at SageWest Health Care in Riverton. He was 60 years old.
Funeral services are at 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 7, ...

Magdelina "Maggie" Kuhn

Magdelina "Maggie" Kuhn of Bonneville died at home on Sunday, Dec. 27, 2015. She was 31 years old.
A graveside memorial service is Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016, ...

Prison, probation for woman in meth case

Shasta Klistine Wesaw, 34, of Fort Washakie, has been sentenced for distributing five grams or less of methamphetamine and aiding and abetting.
Wesaw was ...

Jeanne March, Cedar City, Utah

Editor:
May I just say how much I appreciate the new ice sheet in the bowl at Tonkin Stadium, and I do not even skate.
I was in Riverton for the Christmas ...

Tuesday notes

Holiday
Your daily newspaper staff appreciated the day off on Friday, Jan. 1, New Year's Day. We don;'t expect to interrupt our regular publication ...

Catholic College president decides against House run

A Fremont County man who was weighing a run for statewide office has decided against it.
Wyoming Catholic College president Kevin Roberts said he's no longer ...

DUI driver hits power box, causes night outage

Several homes in the Lost Wells Butte area were without electricity early Sunday after a hit-and-run incident involving a power transformer.
Jared Maloff, ...

Accidental deaths hit 36-year high countywide in '15

Accidental deaths in Fremont County hit a 36-year high in 2015.
Forty people died accidentally in the county last year, Fremont County Coroner Mark Stratmoen ...

Solid audit for fort Washakie schools, continuing consistent trend

Fremont County School District 21 has consistently had good audits, superintendent Terry Ebert said, and the latest report was no exception.
Tim Fixter, with ...

Riverton's first baby of 2016 was born two days after the New Year at SageWest Health Care at Riverton.
Marcalino Alexander Anderson came into the world at ...

Hearing on private EMS service Jan. 12; public input taken

The Fremont County Commission is seeking public comment regarding a potential agreement with Guardian Flight for ground ambulance services.
If approved, the ...

Prosecutor: Eaton case shows need to revisit the death penalty

A prosecutor who secured a death sentence against Dale Wayne Eaton for the murder of a woman nearly 30 years ago says the lingering appeal in the case shows ...

Marching to Pasadena

Fremont County musicians join Wyoming band at Rose Bowl parade

About 40 Fremont County students marched Friday in the 127th Rose Parade in Pasadena, ...

 
 

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