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Fake IRS calls noted in Fremont County

The threatening phone calls -- completely bogus -- have been reported in both Riverton and Lander this year.

Fake IRS agents have targeted more than ...

More charges in case of armed confrontation outside hotel

A Riverton man has been charged officially with aggravated robbery and possession of controlled substances. Prosecutors allege he held a Lander business owner ...

Pioneer Museum to mark centennial anniversary with special events, treks

In March 1915, a group of Lander pioneers gathered and built the original cabin that would become the Fremont County Pioneer Museum. Their intention was to ...

Lander Rotary Club hosting Shamrock Shindig on Saturday

Not Irish? No problem.
The Lander Rotary Club is sponsoring the annual Shamrock Shindig on Saturday at the Lander Community and Convention Center, 950 Buena ...

Woman who pleaded guilty in rural home robbery gets term of 3-5 years in prison

A woman involved in a home-invasion robbery north of Lander was sentenced on March 5 to three to five years in prison for her role in the crime.
The ...

No 'gun ban climate' exists

Editor:
I do not want to get into a public battle about the Second Amendment, but ...

Riverton man arrested at motel robbery scene in Lander; charges pending

A Riverton man is in custody after officers from the Lander Police Department responded to an armed robbery report at the Frontier Lodge Hotel in ...

Man charged in death of UW student appears in court; trial is June 1-5

LARAMIE --The Casper man charged in the death of Joseph McGowan of Lander appeared Tuesday in Albany County District Court in preparation for trial in ...

Former foster parent faces charges of sexual assault; could get 100-year term

The man, now 66 years old, told police that he had improper contact with two children.

A Lander man is facing up to 100 years in prison for allegedly ...

The way it was: Gerald Ford speech -- 1965

Well-known faces -- local and national -- assembled in Lander 50 years ago this week at a Republican Party banquet at the old Lander Elks Club.
Guest of honor ...

WyDOT warns drivers about migrating elk south of Lander

The Wyoming Department of Transportation's maintenance crew on South Pass has removed a handful of elk carcasses from the area this winter.

Winter ...

Fremont Symphony Orchestra playing final concert of season

The program begins at 7 p.m. March 14 at Lander Valley High School.

The Fremont Symphony Orchestra's annual spring program will be March 14 at Lander ...

Chief Washakie art in Capitol for sale; state among potential buyers

CHEYENNE --Paintings that depict the life of Chief Washakie and hung in Lander's Noble Hotel decades ago are for sale, and the state of Wyoming is a potential ...

Local RadioShack operations not part of corporate bankruptcy

The franchise stores in Lander and Riverton will remain open.

RadioShack Corporation's decision to file for bankruptcy this month will not have an ...

A hazardous material team from Riverton responded to the Lander incident, which was determined to be harmless.

A suspicious package found Thursday ...

Wyoming State Winter Fair strengthened this year

In October 2013, fair organizers announced the event would cease after 45 years if more people did not pitch in, and volunteers have answered the call for ...

Tuesday notes

And still the winter
Enough is enough. Our meteorological dose of December in March has been interesting, perhaps even educational, but there really ...

Dusty Rushing pulled his pickup truck to the side of a rural highway south of Lander and stopped so his friend Eric Logue could look out the passenger-side ...

Entertaining lineup at Winter Fair

Nearing its 50th anniversary, the Wyoming State Winter Fair welcomes disciplines and visitors to several venues this month for the 48th statewide celebration ...

Fire is a never-ending threat to small businesses, and Fremont County had seen numerous destructive fires in its business community before the big blaze in ...

 
 

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