(Shoshoni, Wyo.) – Thank you to Michael Shelle for submitting this stunning, almost surreal photo of the fireworks from the B&K shorline shop in Shoshoni.
This afternoon’s memorial service for beloved Lander Valley High School Swim Coach Bruce Gresly brought a large segment of the community to the field house this afternoon. Several hundred gathered to mourn and celebrate the life of Gresly who is described by many as a local legend. Bruce died on June 28.
Congratulations to Hayley Friday on the June 8th birth of her daughter, Madison Belle Friday.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The first summer concert in the Hot Notes Cool Nights series is tonight at Riverton City Park at 7 p.m. Special guest performance tonight is from a U.S. Army Band who will play one half of tonight’s program. The Community band will play the other half. The event is free, but donations are accepted.
(Lander, Wyo.) – Fremont County’s fiscal year 2015-16 budget of some $39-million dollars will be the subject of a public hearing tonight at the commissioner’s chamber at the courthouse in Lander.
Position: Full-time, Information System Support Assistant needed for Fremont County Government in Lander, Wyoming.
The haystack monument, built by Zeb Clark and Eldon Jennings, is the winner of County10.com’s 2015 Fourth of July photo contest! The voting closed at 12:00 p.m. July 6th, and this photo submitted by Sadie Clark had 671 Likes (plus 97 shares and 13 comments)!
Clothing sought for victims of Sunday’s house fire in Riverton; See sizes here; Fire cause undetermined
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The cause of a fire that destroyed one-half of a duplex in the Reach Foundations’ Homestead Subdivision is still under investigation, said Riverton Fire Chief Scott Walters today. “We have the Wyoming State Fire Marshall’s investigator here today, and so far the cause is undetermined.” No was was injured in the blaze, which rekindled itself late Sunday night resulting in a second call to the fire department.
Dispatch: Arrests totaled 55 over holiday; Man chopped down neighbor’s trees; Dog bites man; Two injured in ATV crash
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Here is the long holiday weekend recap of law enforcement activity around the county. All persons arrested or cited are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law.
The Wyoming Comprehensive Cancer Control Consortium (WCCCC) is inviting interested residents to share their ideas and opinions about cancer control efforts during a July 16 meeting set for Casper.
A fatal crash on July 5th has resulted in the death of 64 year old Linda J. Brantner of Bairoil, Wyoming. The crash occurred at 5:00 p.m. at mile post 16 on US Highway 287 approximately 16 miles north of Rawlins, Wyoming.
We just celebrated the Fourth of July — a time for fireworks, picnics and a reflection on all the liberties we possess in this country. But if you’re going to enjoy the freedom to do the things you want, especially during your retirement years, you’ll want to take the steps necessary to achieve your own “Financial Independence Day.”
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Lydia Bird had her Moose Eyes out and found two moose… one crossing the Wind River near Dubois and the other outside of Lander. Thanks for sharing Lydia!
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Cooler today, isolated showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. This weather pattern will continue into the evening.
(Dubois, Wyo.) – Thank you to Sandy Frericks for sending us these great photos of the Dubois parade yesterday. She added this explanation with these pictures:
(Lander, Wyo.) – Last night marked yet another dazzling Fourth of July fireworks display in Lander.
Thanks to Lois Wingerson for sharing these highlights from Dubois’s July Fourth celebrations.
Last week, Gov. Matt Mead announced that he is building an assessment council to weigh costs and benefits of legalizing marijuana in Wyoming.
The Wyoming Highway Patrol is reminding everyone of a new law that took effect on July 1st. The new three foot safety zone when passing bicyclists became enforceable yesterday and states “The driver of a motor vehicle overtaking and passing a bicycle, which is operating lawfully, proceeding in the same direction shall, when space allows, maintain at least a three (3) foot separation between the right side of the driver’s motor vehicle, including all mirrors and other projections from the motor vehicle, and the bicycle.”