(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Riverton City Council officially has a vacancy now for a Ward 1 council seat. With the resignation of Jonathan Faubion because of his move in the city and out of his ward, City Administrator Steven Weaver said applications are now being accepted for Ward 1 residents who would like to represent their ward. The deadline to apply is noon on Thursday, August 13th.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The city council Tuesday night approved and agreed to submit an application to the Federal Aviation Administration for an Air Service Improvement Grant in the amount of $650,000.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – When vandals steal or paint roadway signs, or shoot signs with high-powered handguns, rifles and shotguns, highway safety is compromised and taxpayers lose.
(Casper, Wyo.) – When the Make-A-Wish® Wyoming volunteer asked eight-year-old Chase what he wanted for his wish he knew without hesitation, a hairless Sphynx cat!
(Riverton, Wyo.) – By resolution action on Tuesday night, the Riverton City Council approved applications to improve handicap access to sidewalks on two streets and to improve visibility at four crosswalks in the city. The applications are for funding from the Wyoming Department of Transportation.
Dispatch: Arrests; Over $7k stolen in credit card fraud; “Junk” text images reported; Dubois thefts investigated
(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.) – Riverton Mayor John L. “Lars” Baker became emotional Tuesday night as he closed out the regular city council meeting. The mayor said that last Saturday was a great day and that he attended many events and that he was feeling great until he got the call about the shooting at the Center of Hope.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The National Weather Service Forecast Office at Riverton Regional Airport is predicting a chance of strong isolated thunderstorms with strong winds and hail and localized flooding this afternoon. A hazardous weather outlook was posted today for most areas in Western Wyoming, including the East Slope of the Wind River Range, the Lander Foothills and the Green Mountains and Rattlesnake Range.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The shocking murder of one man and the wounding of another at the Center of Hope last Saturday by a Riverton city parks employee is resulting in deep introspection at City Hall this week.
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Living in Wyoming means we drive a lot. Whether you’re enjoying the scenic route or you’re commuting to and from work, it’s important to remain #HEADSUP behind the wheel – especially when it comes to your cellphone.
In response to last Saturday’s deadly shooting at the Center of Hope, a group of community members is organizing a potluck lunch for Riverton’s homeless population.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The prosecution team in the State versus Jeremiah Shull murder case expressed satisfaction when the jury returned guilty counts on all charges on Monday.
(Fort Washakie, Wyo.) – Stallone Trosper age 29, passed away Saturday, July 18, 2015 in Riverton, WY. A Traditional Indian Funeral Service will be held Thursday July 23rd at 10:00 AM at the James Trosper residence, #126 North Fork Rd., Ft. Washakie with James Trosper and George Abeyta officiating. An Evening Service and Wake will be held Wednesday, July 22nd starting a 7:00 PM at the James Trosper Residence. Interment will be in the Sage-Redman Cemetery in Ethete.
Yellowstone’s Fifth Bison Encounter of the Season Happened Yesterday – Woman Sustains Minor Injuries
(Yellowstone National Park) -A 43-year-old woman from Mississippi received minor injuries Tuesday when she turned her back on a bison to get a photo with it near the Fairy Falls trailhead in Yellowstone National Park. This is the fifth person injured after approaching bison this season.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – On Tuesday the Northern Arapaho Tribe publically called for a Federal Hate Crimes investigation of the killing of Stallone Trosper and the wounding of Sonny Goggles over the weekend by shooter Roy Clyde at the Center of Hope Social Detoxification Center in Riverton. The Tribal Business Council said they would travel to Washington to personally lobby the U.S. Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division for such a probe.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Thanks to Bobby Hague for the photos he took while in the air this past weekend at the 35th Annual Riverton Rendezvous Hot Air Balloon Rally. And to Jenny Kimsey for the photos of the balloon landing in the field just east of East Sunset at the Holiday Inn.
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Here is Wednesday’s recap of law enforcement activity around Fremont County. All persons arrested or cited are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law.