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A family-owned daily newspaper serving Riverton, Lander and Fremont County, Wyoming since 1949

From staff reports
Mar 7, 2019

irths MERRILL A son was born to Crystal and David Merrill of Riverton at 1:41 a.m. March 4, 2019, at Hot Springs County Memorial Hospital. He weighed 7 ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Mar 7, 2019

The Wyoming Coaches Association has recognized three Fremont County high school wrestlers as all-state honorees: Nathan Redman and Jack Sweeney of Lander ...

By Steve Peck, Publisher
Mar 7, 2019

Both the boys and girls basketball teams from Lander Valley high school compete this week at the Wyoming Class 3-A state tournament in Casper. The Lander boys ...


By Clair McFarland
Mar 7, 2019

A better newspaper moralizer would call that angry rap song worthless, but when it came on I was back in your hand-me-down shirt and shoes, bobbing my head ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Mar 7, 2019

We get an automatic e-mail from the Wyoming Highway Patrol when a traffic fatality is recorded in Wyoming. Over the weekend there were two more of those, and ...

Heather Christensen, Riverton
Mar 7, 2019

Editor: I have long felt that the fuel and gasoline distributors/retailers in Fremont County have enjoyed a higher return on their product than many other ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Mar 6, 2019

Cory Rota was sworn in Tuesday as a member of the Riverton City Council representing Ward 1. He will fill the seat, which Sean Peterson vacated Feb. 12, ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Mar 6, 2019

School lets out early this week at Riverton High School, as the Riverton hosts the Wyoming speech and debate state tournament Thursday through Saturday. ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Mar 6, 2019

Legislators speaking in support of a bill that authorized new academic programs at community colleges in Wyoming said it would be OK if the change results in ...


By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Mar 6, 2019

Seven volunteers from Fremont County Search and Rescue will be training for their public safety ice diving certification March 8-10 at Boysen Lake, under the ...

From staff reports
Mar 6, 2019

Births AYCOCK A daughter was born to Oksana Aycock of Riverton and Jeremy Aycock of Riverton at 5:50 a.m. March 1, 2019, at SageWest Health Care at Lander. ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Mar 6, 2019

The basketball season ended for the Rustler Women of Central Wyoming College in Cheyenne against Laramie County Community College in a REgion IX tournament ...


From staff reports
Mar 5, 2019

An aging valve stem on a municipal water line broke on West Main Street in Riverton last week as a commercial building on the 600 block was being prepared for ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Mar 5, 2019

The capital construction funding bill Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon signed into law last week includes money for a new ag and equine sciences complex in ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Mar 5, 2019

The price for a vacant downtown lot the City of Riverton recently sold to a local coffee roaster was considerably lower than previous market analyses would ...


Zac Taylor, Wyoming News Exchange, with staff reports
Mar 5, 2019

Following on the heels of state legislation authorizing state grizzly bear management, members of Wyoming's congressional delegation are reintroducing a bill ...

From staff reports
Mar 5, 2019

BIRTHs HALLETT A son was born to Hailey Miska and Harley Hallett of Riverton at 9:20 p.m. Feb. 26, 2019, at Hot Springs County Memorial Hospital. He ...

By Randy Tucker
Mar 5, 2019

It's almost over. This has been a marathon local basketball season that to be honest, has worn me out.Covering at least part of every varsity basketball ...


By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Mar 5, 2019

A shorthanded Central Wyo-ming College men's basketball squad took care of visiting Laramie County Community College in a play-in game Friday to qualify for ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Mar 5, 2019

Tuesday notes Enough is enough OK, Mother Nature, we're approaching the second week of March now. Time to back off the Christmas weather. Yes, Sunday and ...

Mary Thurlough, Riverton
Mar 5, 2019

Editor: City council, please, please, please, don't change local law to allow fireworks to be set off in town in Riverton. It is bad enough already with the ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Mar 3, 2019

The updating of theCity of Riverton's master plan has begun, with a consulting firm facilitating the process. The first public meeting in the process ...

Ramsey Scott, Wyoming News Exchange, with staff reports
Mar 3, 2019

Leadership in both the House and Senate talked up the Wyoming Legislature's successes as the 2019 general session came to a close this week. Whether it was ...

From staff reports
Mar 3, 2019

The Lander Region of the Wyoming Game and Fish Department has announced the hiring of Mitch Renteria as the new game warden for the district designated by Game ...


By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Mar 3, 2019

Hemp grows wild along the highways of western Nebraska, but it hasn't been grown commercially since 1957 and was banned nationally in 1970. But hemp is ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Mar 3, 2019

When retired Riverton police sergeant Bart Ringer published his book "Routine Patrol: Memoirs of a Small-Town Cop" last year, he unearthed a collection of ...

By Samone Yuen, Staff Writer
Mar 3, 2019

Road to Recovery has been in Fremont County for one year as of March 1. The organization pairs volunteer drivers with cancer patients to get them to their ...


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