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By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Nov 17, 2017

A new "seed library" will open in Lander this spring, allowing area gardeners to share the sources of their produce with other local green-thumbs. Wind River ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Nov 16, 2017

Capt. Karl Falken, a public affairs officer in the U.S. Air Service's Civil Air Patrol, is forming a squadron of the Civil Air Patrol in Riverton. Falken has ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Nov 15, 2017

Secretary of State Ed Murray announced Monday he has established a task force to "explore the type of election equipment needed in Wyoming and the means of ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Nov 15, 2017

'Visible impact,' Snyder predicts Fremont County School District 25 in Riverton is taking steps to cut the overall square footage of buildings it owns, hoping ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Nov 12, 2017

A jury acquitted a Riverton man on Thursday of sexual assault in the first degree. Had Matthew Brown been convicted, he would have spent at least five years in ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Nov 10, 2017

Jeremiah Shull, who killed his estranged wife's lover in 2014, has received a sentence of 50 years to life imprisonment. Shull pleaded guilty to second-degree ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Nov 7, 2017

A Riverton man who directed gunfire at police during a 9-hour standoff this spring has been charged with 16 felonies, including three counts of attempted ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Nov 7, 2017

The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals will not revisit its February ruling that Riverton is not within the boundaries of the Wind River Indian Reservation. The ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Nov 1, 2017

A second airline has expressed interest in beginning commercial air service at Riverton Regional Airport. The inquiry is coincident to the departure of Great ...

 

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 29, 2017

The Northern Arapaho Business Council, along with top managers at the Wind River Hotel and Casino, have requested the dismissal of a lawsuit from Michael ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 27, 2017

The owners of 3 Spear Ranch in Dubois asked the Fremont County Commission last month to vacate a public road the ranch had treated as their own private drive ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 25, 2017

Sandra Barton has resigned from the Fremont County School District 25 school board as a result of ongoing "health reasons," Riverton superintendent Terry ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 25, 2017

Legislators cut $34.5 million from education funding earlier this year but still face a total governmental deficit of roughly $450 million annually. However, ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 24, 2017

Ten more bison were released Saturday morning on the Wind River Indian Reservation, nearly doubling Fremont County's wild population that began with the ...

 
By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 22, 2017

Legislative staffers for the Wyoming Legislature are drafting bills legislators hope can increase the offerings of computer science classes in the state's high ...

 

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 20, 2017

Economic development groups in Riverton, Lander and Dubois all plan to push for another sales tax for Fremont County in 2018. The proposal is currently being ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 18, 2017

Fremont County School District 25 attorneys have asked a federal district court to intervene in a dispute after a hearing officer for the Wyoming Department of ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 17, 2017

Future Farmers of America at Riverton High School now have 44 acres of farmland at their educational disposal. Bob and Nelda Sedlacek donated the property ...

 

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 13, 2017

The U.S. Forest Service had hoped to sell 391,600 cubic feet of unfelled timber in September but failed to get a bidder for the wood. The supply of mostly saw ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 13, 2017

Now in its second year, Aspen Early Learning's "Kinder Boost" program has already shown its value, Riverton superintendent Terry Snyder said. Thirty-eight ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 13, 2017

As Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead works to spur economic development in the state, he has learned that a small workforce -- and especially a lack of skilled laborers -- ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 12, 2017

Guardian EMS, the private company that handles Fremont County ambulance services, is searching for a new local director. The search comes after the brief ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 11, 2017

Gas developer Aethon Energy has taken steps to move forward with its Moneta Divide project east of Shoshoni, with a draft environmental impact statement ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 8, 2017

The Fremont County Commis-sion has credited a health program -- optional to their employees -- as having reduced insurance premium costs for the governmental ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 8, 2017

When 19-year-old Adrian Addison was sentenced for two felonies Tuesday, he already had been in custody for 449 days. He limped into Fremont County's district ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 8, 2017

Responsibility for recruiting and admissions at the Wind River Job Corps in Riverton is set to change hands next month. A group called CHP International ...

 
By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Oct 5, 2017

Wyoming Secretary of State Ed Murray on Monday unveiled a new equity crowd-funding program entrepreneurs can use to access capital. The intrastate system ...


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