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By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 13, 2019

By the time July 4, 2019, arrives, it may be legal to celebrate Independence Day by shooting off fireworks in Riverton. Municipal code currently prohibits ...

From staff reports
Feb 13, 2019

Sean Peterson has resigned from the Riverton City Council. The council accepted his resignation and declared a vacancy in Ward 1 on Tuesday. Peterson had ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 13, 2019

Flights to Riverton now appear on the United Airlines website. City administrator Tony Tolstedt announced the news during a Riverton City Council ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 12, 2019

Fremont County Coroner Mark Stratmoen still plans to hold a public inquest in order to determine the cause and manner of Nicholas Garcia's death. Garcia, 34, ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 10, 2019

A Riverton man was removed from the Central Wyoming College campus Monday after asking a student to call 911 because "people were after him with guns." The ...

From staff reports
Feb 10, 2019

The U.S. Attorney's Office in Cheyenne considers the investigation into a shooting involving two agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and ...


From staff reports
Feb 10, 2019

A second hit-and-run crash since Jan. 21 involving a Wyoming Department of Transportation plow truck happened Wednesday afternoon in rural Fremont County ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Feb 10, 2019

The business offspring of cattle ranching and the Wyo-ming Blockchain Coalition known as Beefchain presented in Riverton this week during Fremont County Farm ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 10, 2019

A woman who initially was hired to investigate complaints of discrimination in Riverton is now the city's public defender. Jane Juve became Riverton's ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 10, 2019

The Wyoming Senate has voted unanimously to kill the state's capital construction bill. The legislation included funding for the proposed new Central Wyoming ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 8, 2019

A bill that resembled legislation Wyoming's governor vetoed last year has failed to earn consideration in the House of Representatives. State Rep. Lloyd ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Feb 7, 2019

q They spoke at Fremont County Farm and Ranch Days in Riverton. By Randy Tucker Staff Writer Three owners of Genuine Meats, a USDA certified meat ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 7, 2019

Investigators found a rifle and almost 200 rounds of ammunition in Nicholas Garcia's vehicle after he was fatally shot by law enforcement officers last month ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 6, 2019

The Fremont County Attorney's Office will take no criminal action against the officers who shot a man to death on a city street last month in Riverton. The ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 5, 2019

There have been a few changes to the plans for a proposed USDA-certified meat processing plant in Riverton. Namely, the group developing the plant is asking ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 5, 2019

The man who accidentally shot and killed his friend last year in Riverton has pleaded no contest to manslaughter. Keith Sack, 23, of Riverton, entered the ...

From staff reports
Feb 5, 2019

From staff reports For the first time in the 33-year history of the annual treasure hunt, the Wild West Winter Carnival Medallion was not returned to The ...

From staff reports
Feb 3, 2019

A $1.15 million erosion repair project is scheduled to begin Monday adjacent to the Wind River bridge west of Riverton on U.S. Highway 26. "The purpose of ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 3, 2019

A report to the Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees celebrates the academic achievements of the school's athletic teams. Overall, CWC's athletic teams ...

From staff reports
Feb 3, 2019

Fremont County's unemployment rate is a full half-point lower than it was a year ago, but that improvement comes with a smaller work force and hundreds fewer ...

From staff reports
Feb 1, 2019

Births HUBBARD A son was born to Kalisa N. Hubbard and Xavier R. Hubbard of Riverton at 11:11 p.m. January 29, 2019 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. He ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 1, 2019

City officials recently visited the scene of the fatal officer-involved shooting that took place this month in Riverton. Mayor Rich Gard said he wanted to ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 1, 2019

No one was injured but five people - including four children - were displaced Wednesday morning after a house fire in the 300 block of 17 Mile Road in Arapaho. ...

From staff reports
Feb 1, 2019

The Wind River Basin is one of the few drainages in Wyoming this week showing decreased snowpack compared to last week. New data from the Natural Resource ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 1, 2019

A bill moving through the Wyoming Legislature sponsored by Fremont County lawmakers would create official procedures for dealing with archaeological human ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 1, 2019

Fremont County Attorney Patrick LeBrun says he will make a statement "in the next week or so" regarding the fatal, officer-involved shooting that took place ...

From staff reports
Jan 31, 2019

Deaths SIMQUE Nicholas Joseph Simque, 93, formerly of Riverton, passed away Jan. 29, 2019, at Sheridan Manor in Sheridan. The visitation will be held at ...


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