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By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jan 17, 2021

Home Source Realty will continue to serve as Riverton's real estate agent for the Airport Industrial Park, city leaders decided this month. Ten years The ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jan 13, 2021

Airline passengers at Central Wyoming Regional Airport ended 2020 on an upward swing, with enplanements recovering strongly from the depths of the cornoavirus ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jan 12, 2021

Local government leaders host community meetings next week to assess the needs of low-income residents. Attendees are invited to discuss their perceptions of ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jan 7, 2021

The abrupt transition to online learning during the COVID-19 pandemic has not had as negative an impact on Central Wyoming College students as administrators ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Dec 30, 2020

Riverton's outdoor ice-skatingrinkat Tonkin Stadium is slated to open this week, weather permitting. Therinkwas supposed to be available beginning the ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Dec 30, 2020

Central Wyoming College plans to reintroduce students to the classroom in a "tiered" way when the next semester begins in January. The phased-in approach is ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Dec 29, 2020

Regular hand-washing represents an effective method for controlling the spread of COVID-19, but many people do not practice the proper technique, local health ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Dec 27, 2020

A flurry-less forecast for Friday stifled any hope of a White Christmas this year in Fremont County. "There's going to be snow on the ground, but because it's ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Dec 10, 2020

Local school officials are drafting a letter for state lawmakers outlining the impacts a 43 percent budget cut to K-12 funding would have on the Riverton ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Dec 10, 2020

Riverton is getting a new hot air balloon envelope in 2021 - all the way from the Czech Republic. The country is home to Kubicek Balloons, a company known for ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Dec 6, 2020

A Riverton-based company is stepping in to fill a vacancy at Central Wyoming Regional Airport after Hertz Rent-A-Car abruptly vacated the building this ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Dec 1, 2020

If new state funding reductions are limited to 10 percent, District 25 would lose another $4 million, equating to about 45 staffing positions, patrons learned ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Nov 29, 2020

Riverton's school district is asking for state funding to demolish the Tonkin Activities Center on Main Street. The Fremont County School District 25 Board of ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Nov 22, 2020

The City of Riverton has replaced the tub grinder it lost in a fire this summer. No one was injured in the blaze, which started when the city's old tub ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Nov 22, 2020

Last in a series As she works to combat homelessness in Riverton, Eagles Hope executive director Michelle Widmayer tries to focus on one individual at a ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Nov 19, 2020

The budget cuts Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon proposed this week will take about $136,000 out of Riverton government coffers, city administrator Tony Tolstedt ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Nov 18, 2020

Riverton Mayor Richard Gard renewed his commitment to keeping local businesses open Tuesday evening during a regular meeting of the Riverton City Council. He ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Nov 15, 2020

Second in a series --------- After the old cement structure known as the "Alamo" was demolished this summer in south Riverton, the seven people who had ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Nov 11, 2020

Twenty-one people now have died of COVID-19 in Fremont County, according to statistics released Wednesday by the Wyoming Department of Health. Three more ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Nov 11, 2020

Twenty-one people now have died of COVID-19 in Fremont County, according to statistics released Wednesday by the Wyoming Department of Health. Three more ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Nov 10, 2020

Fifty-four people at Riverton High School have tested positive for COVID-19 since the semester started Aug. 24. More than half of those cases were diagnosed ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Nov 8, 2020

Part 1 in a series Riverton's original water treatment plant that has sat abandoned for years next to the Wind River was demolished this summer after its ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Nov 8, 2020

Spectators at high school sporting events in Riverton will be asked to wear masks this year in order to prevent the spread of COVID-19, superintendent JoAnne ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Nov 5, 2020

Health care providers in Fremont County have taken it upon themselves to identify COVID-19 testing options for their patients. Local officials distributed a ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Nov 5, 2020

With 68 percent of the vote statewide, U.S. Rep. Liz Cheney won reelection handily Tuesday. Her margins were only slightly tighter in Fremont County, where ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Nov 5, 2020

More people voted Tuesday in Fremont County than were registered before the election, local turnout records show. "(New) people registered," Fremont County ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Nov 5, 2020

The federal government is sending 170,000 rapid COVID-19 tests to Wyoming as part of the national effort to curb the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The tests ...


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