(Cheyenne, Wyo.) – A 40-year-old Lander man has received a two year-long prison sentence for being a felon in possession of a firearm. Walter John Swenor was sentenced by Federal District Court Judge Alan B. Johnson on May 22, 2015.
An unbuckled 100 pound person can fly though the air with a 1000 pounds of force in a rollover crash occurring at just 10 miles per hour. We know that kind of force is deadly and devastating at 30+ miles per hour.
Illegal immigrant found in the county to be deported; Lander man to serve time for firearm violation
The following federal court sentences were announced this afternoon by the U.S. Attorney’s Office:
So, join us in thanking the newest member of our Community Partner family – Meyers Gambles in Lander.
Having managed a sporting goods store in Lander, WY and attended training classes around the state, Chris Abernathy, noticed a gap that no store in the area was filling; Tactical Gear.
With full hearts, Jen and Mick Pryor of Hudson welcomed baby Caroline Brinton Pryor on May 13, 2015 at 3:30 p.m. at Sage West Hospital in Lander. Caroline weighed 7 lbs., 11.5 oz, and was 20 inches long.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Chip sealing is scheduled to begin Monday on the $2.8 million Riverview Road improvement project in Riverton.
(Lander, Wyo.) – The Shoshone National Forest, Washakie Ranger District will do a partial opening of the Louis Lake (Loop) Road tomorrow May 29, 2015 at 12:00pm. This partial opening will be from the bottom of the switchbacks to Worthen Meadow Campground. The road from the Worthen turnoff to South Pass (Highway 28) will remain closed until the snow melts and the road dries.
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Governor Matt Mead joined Department of the Interior Secretary Sally Jewell and representatives from The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) to announce the release of 14 final environmental reviews for land use plans that address greater sage-grouse habitat across Wyoming and nine other states.
Bill’s Quality Glass is seeking a dependable and hardworking Glazier and/or Auto Glass Technician preferably with at least three years experience working on residential and commercial installations. Motivated candidates who are willing to learn will be trained.
Today’s Obituaries include Barbara Myers, Lander, and Emilie Schierkolk of Riverton.
(Pavillion, Wyo.) – An air ambulance landed in the Pavillion Town Park during the noon hour to airlift a man who was apparently run over by his own vehicle in a freak accident today.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Riverton School Board Tuesday night gave a positive nod to a change in the way 8th grade algebra is taught at Riverton Middle School.
Central Bank & Trust is hosting a short, 30 minute webinar about home loan FAQs, where you can ask real questions and get real answers.
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Here is this week’s recap of law enforcement activity over the Memorial Day weekend and midweek. All persons arrested or cited are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law.
Public comment is requested by the Wyoming Division of State Parks Historic Sites and Trails until June 12, on draft alternatives for the future development of Hot Springs State Park.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The investigation into the pedestrian death of an Ashgrove School first grade student is continuing today, according to Riverton Police Department Captain Eric Murphy.