(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Here is Tuesday’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.) – One week after one man was killed and another injured in a shooting at the Center of Hope treatment center, the facility was rededicated to its mission of rebuilding lives on Monday. “We are starting new and starting fresh and we welcome clients from across Fremont County,” said Volunteers of America Northern Rockies Executive Director of Operations Heath Steele.
The Lander Art Center presents the 7th Annual Riverfest Art and Music in the Park this weekend! Saturday, August 1st from 9am-8pm in Lander City Park.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – All eyes were on Harlee Speyer as she tracked into the arena at Monday night’s Jackpot Hog Event at the Fremont County Fair to loud applause. Harlee was paralyzed last June in a single vehicle crash north of Riverton and spent the better part of last summer and fall at a rehabilitation center. After reentering Riverton High School for her senior year, Harlee was chosen Prom Queen and then, in May, rolled across the stage in a wheelchair to pick up her diploma.
(Riverton, WY)- Drs. Joe and Candy Turner are proud to announce that they are now Wind River Family Practice located in the Wind River Clinic.
(Cheyenne, Wyo.) – Governor Matt Mead announced the creation of the Governor’s Marijuana Impact Assessment Council (GMIAC) on June 30, 2015.
(Lander, Wyo.) – A single vehicle rollover crash on July 24th resulted in the death of 25 year old Denver, Colorado resident Joseph M. Rodriguez. The crash occurred at 9:45 a.m. on Wyoming State Highway 28 near mile post 33 approximately 45 miles southwest of Lander on South Pass.
(Riverton, WY)- Sturgis is just around the corner and that means it’s time to get your motorcycle serviced so that you can hit the open road! RTO Hilltop Tire Factory offers expert service and great products to make your ride a fun and safe experience.
The Wind River 3 on 3 Basketball Classic is hosting its annual tournament July 31 and August 1 at the Wyoming Indian High School parking lot in Ethete, Wyo. Registration is July 31 from 8 to 11 am. Entry fee is $50 per team with rosters consisting of up to five players. Pool play starts at 1 pm with the single elimination bracket beginning August 1. The 6-8 age bracket is coed while the 9-11, 12-14, 15-17 youth divisions is broken into girls and boys teams. The two adult divisions is 18-over, and 30-over with men’s and women’s teams.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – This is the busiest week of the year for the Riverton Police Department, and this week they’re getting assistance from the BIA Wind River Police and the Fremont County Sheriff’s Office.
(Riverton, WY)- Plains Tire Co was founded in 1941 and today, 74 years later, they are still going strong. Plains Tire believes in personal service, and that’s how you will be treated. They offer major brand tires at guaranteed lowest prices, period. In honor of their anniversary they are offering dozens of deals including Buy 3 Get the 4th Tire Free. So come on in and check out their 74th Anniversary Sale!
Lander Rural Fire Chief Nick Johnson told County 10 this morning that last night’s large grass fire in the Lyons Valley area was sparked by a downed high voltage power line after wind knocked it over. He also confirmed that the this fallen pole was also the culprit to yesterday evening’s widespread power outage in Lander and Hudson.
Wyoming Community Bank would like to invite all the Buyers from the Jr. Livestock Sale to a Buyer’s Luncheon following the sale.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – And… It’s that time of year again.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Wind River PRCA Rodeo Round-Up kicked off the first of two performances Monday night at the Fremont County Fairground’s Grand Arena. The night was dedicated to those serving in the military and all military veterans.
A large grass fire continues to burn in the Lyons Valley area east of Lander. Firefighters from all over the county have been called in to put a stop to the blaze, but windy conditions continue to push and move the flames.
(South Pass City, Wyo.) – We’ll say good night to you with these beautiful photos from Andrew Call. He snapped these a few weeks ago and said of the photos:
UPDATE at 8:30 p.m.: The power has been restored.
Thanks to a great group of our readers who shared these images with the rest of County 10. As more come in, we’ll be adding them to the gallery.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Riverton police arrested a 23-year-old Riverton man for Reckless Endangering and Resisting after officers heard him discharging a 9 mm firearm at 2:23 a.m. Saturday that he allegedly stole from a house on West Sunset.