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County eyes falling oil price

Taxes from oil account for about 10 percent of Fremont County's annual revenue stream.

Third in a series

Fremont County's revenue ...

Fremont County a supportive place for Girl Scout activities

Editor,
It's the 40th birthday of the Samoa cookie, and Girl Scout cookie season is here.
Girl Scouts will be knocking on doors through Feb. 22 to take ...

Organizations receive $100K to promote events

Roughly $100,000 has been assigned to local organizations by the Wind River Visitor's Council using funds generated by the Fremont County lodging tax.
The ...

Fremont County's cattlemen got together in February 1984 for their annual meeting, and new officers we elected for the year.
Newly elected, from left, were ...

2014 was warm, dry; some records set

On average, days in 2014 were .6 degree warmer than normal in Riverton and .4 degrees warmer than normal in Lander.

Last year was hot and a little ...

Deadlines to register for crop insurance under the 2014 Farm Bill are fast approaching. About a dozen producers attended a presentation on the subject Thursday ...

Fremont County Public Health says whooping cough reported in area

Pertussis can be deadly to small infants and children.

Cases of pertussis in school-aged children have been reported to Fremont County Public ...

Measles spreading to neighboring states; no cases seen in Wyoming

Wyoming has not reported a case of the measles since 2010, but local health officials say the state is not immune to a recent outbreak of the disease linked to ...

Wyoming State 4-H Foundation gives $13,000 to Fremont County

Financial support from the Wyoming State 4-H Foundation to county 4-H programs in fiscal year 2014 was roughly $242,000.
Financial assistance varied per ...

Deed scam asking money for documents available from county at no charge

No longer satisfied with limiting their tricks to the telephone, scammers also are taking to the mail to bilk Fremont County residents out of their money. ...

Record high, then record moisture at airport station

The National Weather Service reported a record high temperature Tuesday at Riverton Regional Airport.
For Feb. 3 the maximum temperature at the airport was 52 ...

Bill may help Fremont County recruit mental health care providers

Shortages of health care providers across Wyoming could see some alleviation due to a bill progressing through the state legislature. The legislation would ...

The way it was: Freshman legislator -- 1975

It's hard to imagine a Democrat being the top vote-getter in a Fremont County legislative election, but John Vinich did it more than once.
Here he is at the ...

February Outside

OUTDOORS CALENDAR
E-mail eric@dailyranger.com with outdoors events.
- Feb. 3 from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Meet and Greet mushers of International Pedigree ...

Grizzly conflicts up in 2014; most involved livestock

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department documented more problems with grizzly bears last year compared to the year before, with most conflicts in 2014 occurring ...

Region seeing steady rise in flu cases

Officials say influenza has not hit Fremont County as hard as the rest of the country.
"Nationally, I have heard it is an epidemic," said Fremont County ...

The way it was: Young mushers -- 2002

The International Pedigree Stage Stop Dog Sled race was speeding from place to place in western Wyoming 13 years ago this week, and these young Fremont County ...

Resident engineer promoted to lead WyDOT district maintenance crews

The Wyoming Department of Transportation's resident engineer in Pinedale has been promoted to District 5 maintenance engineer in Basin.
Pete Hallsten replaces ...

Wyoming water panel looks over projects added by lawmakers

The programs include $2.6 million for spillway work at Bull Lake.

CHEYENNE --Some members of the state Water Development Commission voiced concerns ...

Modelers park will have to relocate

The Wyoming Modelers Park Association is looking for a new home in Fremont County now that the state has decided to sell the land occupied by the current WMPA ...

 
 

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