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Johnson, Neuhaus to marry

Heather Johnson and Neil Neuhaus have announced their engagement.
The future bride is the daughter of Steve Johnson and Linda Johnson of Riverton. She is a ...

A majestic Kestrel sitting on a fence post, the Milky Way gleaming above the canyon cliffs, a sled dog peeking from a kennel, and a fisherman casting a fly on ...

Information sought on local Navy seaman killed in 1951

Editor:
A resident of the Riverton community died in a Navy ship collision and fire on May 14, 1951, of Cape Henry on the East Coast. He was Seaman Apprentice ...

Things to lose sleep over

Apparently, there are lots of them these days

After a particularly sleepless night spent worrying, plotting, imagining how things might go the ...

Hay on fire

An ag fire can be as impactful in some ways as a big wildland blaze

For the most part, Wyoming has been spared during what has been a ferocious ...

Oil production drop noted in Laramie County

CHEYENNE -- Oil production in Laramie County continues to drop after record-high figures in December.
The latest data from the Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation ...

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Truck damages I-90 bridge
GILLETTE -- A Wyoming transportation official says it will take a year to fully repair an Interstate 90 bridge over South ...

Grizzly trapping to begin Tuesday

JACKSON -- Officials at Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks are continuing to keep track of grizzly bear populations in the parks with routine trapping ...

Obamacare outreach funding in place for three more years

The idea is that by the time funding does run out for ACA outreach efforts, public understanding of the insurance marketplace should be established common ...

An appreciative crowd honored the first 10 inductees to the Riverton High School Hall of Fame in ceremonies Saturday at RHS.
A dinner crowd of about 200, plus ...

Loud storm caused fire calls, brief power bump

A quick, loud storm that blew through Riverton overnight generated just enough thunder and lightning to cause problems for firefighters early Friday.
Crews ...

Bus drive-bys investigated; 'zero tolerance' for offenders

Police are investigating three separate traffic reports involving school bus drive-bys in Riverton.
A fourth report was made Wednesday by a parent who was ...

Anti-bias 'ombudsman' job being advertised

The job opening was posted Aug. 28 on the City of Riverton website.

The Riverton Police Department has begun seeking applicants for a part-time ...

After second trial, jury says man not guilty of rape

After four hours of deliberation at the conclusion of a four-day trial, a jury on Thursday acquitted a local man of first-degree sexual assault.
It was the ...

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Births
GOODMAN
A child was born to JayShauna Tillman of Riverton and James Goodman Jr. of Riverton at 6:14 p.m. Aug. 18 at SageWest Health Care at ...

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Deaths
DURAN
Sonny Jacob Duran, of Ethete, died Saturday, Aug. 29. A visitation will be at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 2, at Blue Sky Hall in Ethete. ...

Tigers use scrimmage to bolster strong start to season

Lander coach is confident in his squad heading into season.

The Lander Valley Tigers hit the road Friday for a week-zero scrimmage in Green River ...

A multi-school event gives teams an idea of where they are entering new season.

Only six schools have played for the 6-man state championship since ...

Cowboys confident heading into grid opener

LARAMIE -- The 2015 season opener for the Wyoming Cowboys is only eight days away. As the Cowboys wrap up the fall camp portion of their preparations, they ...

Central Wyoming College head volleyball coach Tiffany Stauffenberg was none too pleased with how her squad performed in the regular-season opener Friday and ...

 
 

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