Arthur Family Lost Home to Fire last week, in need of Food, Water; Living in tents now

(Riverton, Wyo.) – It’s a good thing the Nathan Arthur family likes camping. That’s what they’ve been doing for the past eight days since a fire raced through the attic and rear of their house across Highway 789 from the Beaver Creek Housing Project, nearly destroying it. It hasn’t been easy, though. Winds over the weekend ripped off the tarp over their makeshift shelter a short distance from the house destroying the tarp.

Last Hot Notes Event for the Season in Riverton is tonight inside at CWC Theatre

(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Tonight is the last Hot Notes and Cool Nights performance in Riverton. The featured band tonight is Fluffy Buffalo from Lander. The Central Wyoming College Community Band will open the performance. The event has been moved indoors due to the prospect of threatening weather. The location will be the Robert A. Peck Arts Center Theatre at Central Wyoming College. Start time is still at 7 p.m. Free admission.

Congrats to local Fremont County Fair Jr. Queen – Mackenzie Dickinson

(Riverton, Wyo.) – Mackenzie Dickinson is a 16 year old upcoming junior at Riverton High School. She has been showing horses since she was five years old. Kenzie was the hi-point senior showman in both the 4-H and FFA division at the 2014 and 2015 Fremont County Fair horse show. She won numerous awards and was also the recipient of the hi-point saddle in 2014 & 2015 with her mares Maggie and Lady. Mackenzie also served as the 2015 Fremont County Fair Jr. Queen. We wish you continued success in the future, Mackenzie!

Riverton Native gets national recognition in California’s Sand Sports Magazine

Since 2008, Nicole “NIX” Gaudern, of Riverton, Wyoming, has devoted her life to following her dream of becoming a professional motocross athlete. Her hard work continues to pay off as she was recently featured in Sand Sports magazine with an article highlighting her success. Nix was quoted in the article describing her passion for the sport: “Motocross is what I breathe, sleep and eat year round.”

New physician joins SageWest Health Care to expand emergency medicine services available to Fremont County residents.

(Fremont County, Wyo.) – SageWest Health Care is pleased to announce that Brent Liebert, M.D., has joined its staff and will be offering emergency medicine services to patients at SageWest Health Care in Riverton. Dr. Liebert is one of several new physicians to begin practicing in Fremont County this year as SageWest continues to grow healthcare services.

Community Snap: Saturday Evening Sunset

(Riverton, Wyo.) – H/t Candi King for sharing today’s Photo of the Day – a dramatically striking shot of Saturday evening’s sunset over the Winds. We are so glad Candi reached out to share because we weren’t ready to be done with the weekend’s sunsets – and here’s a chance to relive it on a Monday morning.

Register or Report at Wind River SORNA

To any and all convicted sex offenders who reside, attend school or are employed within the exterior boundaries of the Wind River Indian Reservation must register with the Wind River Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act Office within three business days of establishing his or her residence, education, or employment. Furthermore, convicted sex offenders visiting the Reservation for more than 24 hours must also register. The Wind River Sex Offender Registration Code applies to Indians and Non-Indians.