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From staff reports
Jun 22, 2018

The State Loan and Investment Board approved a $50,000 grant request this week that will help the City of Riverton develop a strategic plan for economic ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Jun 21, 2018

Hi Mountain Seasonings of Riverton marks the grand opening of a state-of-the art jerky processing facilities Friday with a host of in-house activities. The ...

From staff reports
Jun 21, 2018

Nearly 800 cubic yards of concrete was poured in a single day Wednesday, the biggest paving segment to date on the $13.96 million North Federal highway ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Jun 21, 2018

The Bureau of Indian Affairs has implemented new training after an audit by the Department of Interior's Office of Inspector General found that the federal ...

From staff reports
Jun 20, 2018

Two defendants are facing prison time for their roles in a March incident during which the perpetrators are alleged to have broken into a Riverton apartment ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Jun 20, 2018

Under the new student handbook for Riverton High School, administrators now have an option to not suspend students for "the use of force when it is used in ...


From staff reports
Jun 20, 2018

A flood warning that initially was in place through early Wednesday for Fremont County has been extended to early Thursday, according to a statement from the ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jun 19, 2018

A 14-year-old Riverton boy was cited Friday afternoon after driving a truck into a building, officials said Tuesday. No serious injuries were recorded in the ...

Staff and wire reports
Jun 19, 2018

Months after a former Wyoming Supreme Court chief who grew up in Riverton retired, a successor is leaving the state's highest court as well. Chief Justice E. ...


From staff reports
Jun 19, 2018

The federal case concerning the Wind River Indian Reservation's boundaries is set to be reviewed this Thursday during a closed-door conference of the U.S. ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jun 19, 2018

Local rivers were on the rise this week, with at least one hitting an all-time high, following record rainfall over the weekend. Forecasters say water levels ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jun 17, 2018

The 2018 snowmelt runoff season is likely to end without significant flooding in Fremont County, hydrologist Jim Fahey predicts. "What saved us on this ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Jun 17, 2018

After five months of legal delays, the expulsion hearings for all three former Riverton High School wrestlers accused of hazing is set for June 29. Fremont ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Jun 17, 2018

Community members have urged the Fremont County School District 25 school board to hire a full-time replacement for Riverton High School band director Aric ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Jun 15, 2018

Randy Pickering was sentenced to 20-30 years imprisonment Thursday after a jury convicted him of three counts of attempted murder in the second ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jun 15, 2018

No additional money was needed to close out the city of Riverton's budget for fiscal year 2017-2018. City staff did request approval of line item transfers, ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jun 14, 2018

No one was seriously injured in a fire Wednesday evening at a home in the 200 block of West Washington Avenue in Riverton. The incident initially was ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Jun 14, 2018

SageWest Health Care no longer plans to reopen the obstetrics unit at its Riverton hospital, CEO Alan Daugherty said Tuesday. "There's no way I can do it on a ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Jun 14, 2018

Lynn Tendore was sentenced Thursday morning to five to 12 years of imprisonment after a second aggravated robbery of a convenience store. However, judge ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jun 13, 2018

The Riverton City Council has approved three new appointments to the municipal planning commission. Robert Scheidemantel, Kyle Lehto and Julie Watts are the ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Jun 13, 2018

After a year away, the Fremont County Commissioners now plan to rejoin the Fremont County Association of Governments. FCAG is a nonprofit organization that ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Jun 13, 2018

Jody Ray was appointed Tuesday to fill a vacant seat on the Fremont County School District 25 school board in Riverton. Dean Peranteaux, who also previously ...

By Steve Peck, Publisher
Jun 13, 2018

Replacement of the artificial grass surface at Wolverine Field in Riverton has begun, with workers stripping the 10-year-old material off the football/soccer ...

From staff reports
Jun 7, 2018

A multi-agency seatbelt enforcement operation over Memorial Day weekend in Fremont County led to arrest of seven drunken drivers and the same number of ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Jun 7, 2018

County commissioners across have new budgetary powers this year, meaning they now have veto power over special taxation districts that are funded by mills ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Jun 7, 2018

Part 3 of 3 Embroiled in a federal investigation regarding millions of dollars in appropriated funding that is not accounted for, the actions of the ...

By Robert H. Peck, Staff Writer
Jun 6, 2018

The average human male weights 195 pounds. The Caterpillar 793D dump truck weighs in at 846,021. An average person can bench press a max of about 130 ...


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