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From staff reports
Oct 29, 2017

The Wyoming Department of Transportation is planning to upgrade or reconstruct almost 40 miles of roadway next year in Fremont County according to the agency's ...

From staff reports
Oct 6, 2017

Ronnie "Joe" Meade has retired from the Wyoming Department of Transportation after more 15 years of service to the state. "I've enjoyed my time with WYDOT, ...

From staff reports
Sep 17, 2017

The Wyoming Transportation Commission awarded S & S Builders LLC, of Gillette, a $13.9 million contract this month to reconstruct two miles of North Federal ...


From staff reports
Sep 14, 2017

The Wyoming Highway Patrol and Wyoming Department of Transportation are having problems with illegal dumping according to a press release Tuesday. In the ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Sep 5, 2017

Local police are asking motorists to use extra caution now that students have returned to school -- and to help police combat use of electronic devices while ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Aug 23, 2017

Thousands more vehicles than normal streamed into Fremont County over the course of several days prior to Monday's total solar eclipse. Once the event was ...

 

From wire reports
Aug 22, 2017

CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming Department of Transportation and Wyoming Highway Patrol worked to keep traffic moving Monday while the state experienced historic ...

From staff reports
Aug 1, 2017

Highway improvements are scheduled to begin this week on 12 miles of Wyoming 136 (Sand Draw Road) east of Riverton. The highway improvements involve cold ...

From staff reports
Jun 4, 2017

The Wyoming Department of Transportation's former district traffic engineer in Basin is the new leader of WYDOT's construction program in northwest ...


From staff reports
May 21, 2017

Two contractors are scheduled to begin cleaning up May rockfall inside Wind River Canyon on Monday, including stability and rockfall emergency repairs of ...

By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer
May 19, 2017

The estimated $12.62 million North Federal Boulevard highway improvement project in Riverton isn't expected to fully begin until after the Aug. 21 solar ...

From staff reports
May 18, 2017

As wet snow and rain continues to fall on Fremont County, snowpack in the high mountains is melting, causing problems on Wyoming Highway 28 over South ...


From staff reports
May 18, 2017

The Wyoming Department of Transportation is finding new ways to provide connections for the traveling public. New partnerships with telecommunications ...

From wire reports
May 12, 2017

CODY (AP) -- The northbound lane of Chief Joseph Scenic Highway has continued to slide downhill. The lane has been sliding down the slope since March. Wyoming ...

From staff reports
May 7, 2017

A public information sharing meeting to discuss the North Federal Boulevard highway improvement project will be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Riverton City ...


From staff reports
May 4, 2017

The Wind River Canyon was closed for about 90 minutes again this week after a rock slide destroyed about 100 feet of guardrail. The debris covered both ...

From staff reports
Apr 30, 2017

Wyoming Department of Transportation personnel reopened U.S. 20/Wyoming 789 through Wind River Canyon to traffic Saturday morning. The route had been closed ...

From staff reports
Apr 28, 2017

Increased moisture is causing more rocks to fall in Wind River Canyon. The highway through the canyon was still closed Friday morning as a new snowstorm ...


From staff reports
Apr 9, 2017

Wyoming Department of Transportationstripingcrews are kicking off highway marking activities throughout Wyoming, including Fremont County, and drivers are ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Apr 5, 2017

With Wind River Basin snowpack at historic highs, seasonal runoff is expected to wear on local infrastructure this spring, especially if Fremont County ...

From wire reports
Apr 4, 2017

Annual springopening road work on U.S.14/16/20between Pahaska and the East Gate of Yellowstone National Park was scheduled to begin Monday, April 3. The ...


From staff reports
Mar 10, 2017

The bridge has been off limits since Feb. 22. A pedestrian bridge just south of Riverton that was closed last month due to instability of a pier ...

From WYDOT
Dec 28, 2016

Drivers are advised to slow down on slick, snowy roads Two people were injured when a Wyoming Department of Transportation plow truck was struck ...

By Kelli Ameling, Staff Writer
Dec 21, 2016

Fremont County drivers have seen an increase in warnings and closures on highways this year as agencies are trying to be proactive to prevent crashes and ...


By Andrea Novotny, Staff Writer
Dec 8, 2016

The Wyoming Department of Transportation installed radios at every traffic signal in Riverton last month to improve remote data transfer capabilities. Prior ...

From staff reports
Nov 20, 2016

As Fremont County received a dose of winter weather Thursday, snowplows were once again a common site on local roads. WYDOT district engineer Pete Hallsten ...

By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer
Nov 18, 2016

The City of Riverton approved Tuesday a memorandum of understanding with the Wyoming Department of Transportation in anticipation of the reconstruction project ...


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