(Riverton, Wyo.) – After 50 plus years of service, the Sage West Riverton Auxiliary members have voted to dissolve their organization. There are several factors leading to this decision. There are fewer people able to volunteer their time, and the current membership is aging and not able to meet all of the volunteer opportunities available at the hospital.
(Yellowstone National Park, Wyo.) – Heavy rain and snow over the weekend caused a rock and mud slide across the Brink of the Lower Falls trail, prompting rangers to close the trail until further notice. One rock that crashed down is nearly 7 feet tall and 8 feet long, effectively blocking the trail.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – President Cris Valdez at Central Wyoming College has recommended a change in the definition of “administrator” in the Board of Trustees policy 2C. This effort will enable supervisors to operate more efficiently and will distribute responsibilities throughout the college; establishing a “flatter” organizational structure.
(Lander, Wyo.) – Fremont County and Prosecuting Attorney Patrick LeBrun said plea agreements reached in the cases against all four of the suspects charged in last year’s high-dollar Sinks Canyon cabin vandalisms were accepted in court action Wednesday.
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Here is Thursday’s recap of law enforcement activity around the county. All persons arrested or cited are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The official announcement was made at Tuesday night’s Riverton City Council meeting that a grant from the School District #25 Recreation Board in the amount of $10,000 brought the fund raising drive for a new skatepark over the top.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Riverton High School Senior Jensyn Pettit was named the girls winner of the annual Wilford Mower Award, presented by coaches in the Wind River and Big Horn Basins for the most outstanding senior athlete of the region.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Riverton City Council Tuesday night voted to earmark $200,000 for a revenue guarantee to enhance air service at Riverton Regional Airport. That sum is in addition to the over $300,o00 that the city annually budgets for airport operations.
(Lander, Wyo.)- The operator of the Wind River Job Corps Center is now interviewing for staff positions in Riverton that will be filed this summer. A hiring fair is underway in Lander today through 2 p.m. at the Wyoming Workforce Services office where available positions will be explained and applications taken.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The death of a 54-year-old Riverton man has been ruled accidental, according to a Verdict and Case Docket released today by the Fremont County Coroner’s Office.
(Laramie, Wyo.) – Chief Washakie scholarships recently were awarded to 12 University of Wyoming students for the coming academic year.
(Lander, Wyo.) – Fremont County Emergency Services Director Joseph Zillmer was released from his duties this week by the Fremont County Commissioners. Zillmer was hired in February of 2014 to run the department after the departure of former director Lauri Wempen.
Child Development Services of Fremont County has an opening for the following positions:
The 8 graduates of ACHS are below:
Wyoming Conservation Corps projects set statewide this summer; Some to take place in Sinks Canyon and South Pass City
(Laramie, Wyo.)- From the first of June to the 19th of August, the Wyoming Conservation Corps will be completing eighteen projects around Wyoming by implementing leadership and outdoor skills in the lives of many University of Wyoming students.
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Cinthia Hayford was out with her camera and caught this photo of Cedar Waxwings enjoying a berry delicious meal. Thanks for sharing your photo Cinthia!
(Lander, Wyo.) – To celebrate Natonal EMS Week, Fremont County Emergency Medical Services, Guardian Life Flight and Classic Air Medical crews will be on hand at an open house at the Lander Ambulance Station at 310 North 1st Street today from 4 to 7 p.m.
The Memorial Day forecast is awful, but at Gambles, Shane makes his own weather…. and it’s always warm and sunny :)
Rain or shine, Shane has HOT deals for Memorial Day and through the end of May.(get it? that’s why he’s wearing the swim trunks!).