(Lander, Wyo.) – The Rotary Club of Lander made a special presentation to the Mayor of Riverton at the club’s regular weekly meeting on Wednesday. Mayor Ron Warpness was presented with a “Certificate of Appreciation” for the City of Riverton’s generous donation of $2,200 to the Lander Community and Conference Center building fund.
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Here is the weekend wrap-up of law enforcement activity around Fremont County. All persons arrested or cited are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law.
(Riverton,Wyo.) – The National Weather Service is counting down the top 12 weather stories of the past year. The number 9 weather event in western and central Wyoming was a slow moving cold front that moved across the area in late June bringing severe thunderstorms with hail and high winds as well as some flooding to portions of central Wyoming. See the video below:
(Lander, Wyo.) – On Tuesday, the Fremont County School District 1 Board of Trustees discussed implementing a policy that would allow teachers the freedom to discuss controversial topics in the classroom.
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(Lander,Wyo.) – Michael Sutphin submitted this great photo of a pine tree at the Lander Post Office with a “real” star on top. Good eye Michael, and thanks for sharing with our County10.com readers.
(Lander, Wyo.) – In a newly released video, students at Gannett Peak Elementary School are urging their counterparts around the country to help out their friends in Uganda.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Counting down the top weather events of the past year, today’s video features #10, the Janaury 11-14 Snow and Wind storm:
(Riverton, Wyo.) – It’s a tradition that began a number of years ago of providing foodstuffs for Riverton Middle School students who ordinarily would not have enough to eat over the school’s Christmas and New Year’s break.
(Washington, D.C.) – U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., and Budget Committee Ranking Member Senator Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., have come to an agreement regarding chairmanship of the panel in the 114th Congress. Pending a committee vote and GOP Caucus approval, Enzi will chair the committee and Sessions will take on a significant role in reforming welfare spending and identifying and eliminating wasteful federal spending. Enzi issued the following statement.
(Laramie, Wyo.) – The University of Wyoming’s efforts to combat diseases affecting wildlife, livestock and humans in the state have received a boost with the arrival of a new faculty member in UW’s Department of Veterinary Sciences.
Budget Amendment on South Federal and Riverview projects misunderstood, public works director reported
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Discussion at Riverton City Council’s Tuesday night meeting on a budget amendment to cover the city’s share of costs from the Riverview Road and South Federal highway reconstruction projects took a wrong turn. Both projects were under the management and control of the Wyoming Department of Transportation, with participation from the City of Riverton.