Today’s Obituaries: Angela “Sis” Farrar Lewis

image.aspx(Riverton, Wyo.) – Angela “Sis” Farrar Lewis, 34, of Riverton died Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at Sage West Hospital – Riverton. Memorial services will be Sunday, October 4, 2015, 4:00 p.m. at the Under Command Ministries Church, 1503 Riverview Rd. A dinner will follow the service at the Rendezvous Church of Christ, 39 Gas Hills Road. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.

Crooked Creek Fire Fight Winding Down; Incident Management Team managing 191 firefighters

(Dubois, Wyo.) – It’s been a catastrophically fiery summer. Last month, there were 49 US government incident management teams (IMT)  supporting more than 30,000 people fighting forest fires in the United States. Just now, in October, only one IMT is deployed in the entire country. It’s in Dubois, working to control the Crooked Creek fire west of town said public information officer Chris Barth of the US Bureau of Land Management.
On Thursday evening a mood of calm prevailed, as support staff awaited the return of a mere 191 firefighters on the fourth day of the fire. Some teams have numbered as large as 3,000.

Enjoy Winter Vacation Adventure Deals in Wyoming’s Wind River Country

(Wind River Country, WY) – Adventure vacation packages in Wyoming’s Wind River Country this winter surround you with nature and the magnificent wildlife in this area. For individuals and families, the many attractions and unparalleled scenery of the Wind River Region are calling. Some of the packages can be enjoyed throughout the season, while others are only available during certain dates. Many of these packages are near the town of Dubois, home of the Continental Divide Snowmobile Trail and the Togwotee Trail. Following is a brief description of each special vacation package wrapped in the wonder of Wyoming’s Wind River Country. A detailed description of all of these amazing winter packages can be viewed on Wind River Country Packages.

Wind River Homecoming game is tonight versus Rocky Mountain in Pavillion

There was the burning of the “R” at Riverton’s homecoming rally on Wednesday, but at Wind River High School at Pavillion, it was the burning of the “WR” at its pep rally for tonight’s homecoming game with Rocky Mountain. The game is planned for 7 p.m. at LeRoy Sinner Field. The Cougars have a record of 2 wins and 2 losses coming into tonight’s matchup with the Grizzlies from Cowley.