(Laramie, Wyo.) – Lander riders represented Lander and the Wind River Country well this weekend at the Laramie Enduro Mountain Bike Race (70 miles) with three men placing in the top 10 in their respective divisions.
(Lander, Wyo.) – The Lander City Council will hold a special meeting Tuesday night before its regularly scheduled work session. An item held over from the last regular meeting is up for approval, and that is the final bill for the biosolids work done at the Lander Sewer Ponds.
Dispatch: Arrests; Two vehicle-motorcycle crashes reported; Mom defends kids walking on neighbor’s car; Camper cited for Battery; Woman evacuated from Forest with injuries
(Fremont County, Wyo.) -Here is Monday’s recap of law enforcement activity over the weekend. All persons arrested or cited are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The City of Riverton has apparently found an operator for the Airport Cafe, and the City Council Tuesday night will be asked to review and/or approve the contract.
Today’s Obituaries include Daphne Engstrom of Lander; Connie Brant of Dubois
(Ethete, Wyo)- The Northern Arapaho Tribe of the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming invites the general public to an open hearing on Wednesday, August 5, 2015, to review the Tribal Plan and Application for funding through the federal Community Services Block Grant Program.
(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.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Great home for sale right on the golf course! 2 bedroom, 1 bath with a single car garage. Address is 4275 Country Club Drive.
(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, Wyo.) – An Arapahoe resident made at least seven calls to the 911 centers at the Fremont County Sheriff’s Office and Riverton Police Department early Saturday morning, sending officers scurrying from location to location on the report of violent incidents.
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.”
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Fair week was a fairly calm one in Riverton, and activity at the fairground was mostly calm as well, Riverton Police Captain Eric Murphy reported Monday afternoon.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Notice a haze in the air today? That’s smoke from several wildfires across the Pacific NW & British Columbia, the National Weather Service Office in Billings reported on Sunday. The Wolverine Fire in north central Washington was particularly active Saturday and produced a large amount of smoke which has drifted eastward with the winds aloft.
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.
(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.
(Riverton, WY)- Everyone recognizes Porter’s name and their business at the corner of Federal and Sunset in Riverton, but the owners thought it was about time to update their look! It’s a reflection of Porter’s commitment to bring quality products to the community everyday and for every season. Stop in and say “hi” and check out some of the sweet products they keep in stock.
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.
(Lander, Wyo.) – Thanks to Chris Waldron we have this summertime photo of the flowers above Red Canyon. A carpet of yellow against the background of the red earth canyon formation. Thanks Chris for brightening our day.
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – In the order County 10 readers viewed these stories (starting with the most popular from this weekend). Click the story to read more: