Fremont County 4-H is having its 1st Annual Golf Open at the Riverton Country Club on June 5, 2015. Prizes will be given to those who get a hole in one, those who are closest to the pin and the teams that win!
(Laramie, Wyo.) – Wyoming firms have been chosen as the architects/engineers for two major construction projects planned at the University of Wyoming.
(Dubois, Wyo.) — The Wyoming Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has proposed fining the employer of a man killed and eaten by a grizzly bear last year as a workplace fatality.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Riverton Community Food Bank that was closed for the past two months has now re-opened, but on an appointment-only basis.
(Laramie, Wyo.) – Finalists for the presidency of the University of Wyoming will be publicly identified and brought to the state for meetings with the public and the campus community before March, the UW Board of Trustees has decided.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – A groundbreaking new television program to be produced by the film and television students at Central Wyoming College is going to be filming right here in Fremont County.
The flags are flying at half-staff across Wyoming, and the nation, in honor of Peace Officer’s Memorial Day. All law enforcement agencies in the county have been wearing black bands around their badges this week in honor of the annual observance.
Dispatch: Arrests; Suspicious Powder found at County Office Center; Child runs bicycle into side of vehicle; Shoplifter escaped
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Here is Friday’s recap of law enforcement activity around the county. All persons arrested or cited are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law.
A lot of you may know me as the cute brick cottage-style house that has watched over the East Jefferson area of Riverton since 1928. I’m the one with the huge Palladian windows out front. I’m often called the Oliver House, named for the original owners, George and Mildred Oliver.
(Dubois, Wyo.) – Dubois resident Mike Kenney stayed up late to catch a rare glimpse of the Aurora Borealis two nights ago and he was able to get several good photos.
(Jeffrey City, Wyo.) – Very early Wednesday, Fremont County Sheriff Skip Hornecker loaded up a couple horses and drove to Jeffrey City where it was “Ride Your Horse to School Day.”
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Today’s weather outlook from the National Weather Service Forecast Office at Riverton Regional Airport:
(Lander, Wyo.) – A retirement reception for 38-year University of Wyoming Extension educator Ron Cunningham is 2-4 p.m. this afternoon, May 15, in the commissioners chambers at the Fremont County Courthouse in Lander.
(Laramie, Wyo.) – In a historic City Council meeting, Laramie has passed an anti-discrimination ordinance, protecting gays and transgenders in places of employment and public places such as retail stores and restaurants, according to national reports.
UPDATE ON FRIDAY MORNING
Hooper Law Offices, PC was formed in 1980 in Riverton by David B. Hooper. Now, 35 years later, Hooper Law has expanded into Lander and is proud to announce its newest addition, the Dubois office! The practice emphasizes personal injury, criminal defense and domestic relations, trial work and litigation state wide.
(Lander, Wyo.) – A grass and brush fire Wednesday near the River Wood Subdivison off of Poor Farm Road brought both units of the Lander Volunteer and Lander Rural departments.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The IDEAL (Individual Development of Educational Ability Level) Work Program at Riverton High School this week recognized community employers who have participated in the program.
(Cheyenne, Wyo.) – After receiving multiple recent reports of Wyoming residents who traveled internationally and then returned to the state with illnesses such as salmonella and Hepatitis A, the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) is advising residents to be cautious during visits to other nations.