(Lander & Riverton, Wyo.) – Here’s what’s playing around Riverton and Lander (for more movie details and times, visit Barry Cinemas):
(Lander, Wyo.) – Fremont County Sheriff Skip Hornecker says that while numbers of Search & Rescue Missions are down this year from last, the costs are much higher. “The budget is shot,” he told the Fremont County Commission.
The Fremont County Solid Waste Disposal District in Wyoming is now accepting applications for an Assistant Superintendent of Operations position at the District Office in Lander, WY. Fremont County, Wyoming is located along the Wind River Mountain Range, yet also includes other mountain ranges within the county limits. This wonderful area of Wyoming offers endless outdoor activities from hunting and fishing, to rock climbing, hiking, and biking.
(Denver, Wyo.) – Earlier this month, Lander Brewing Company’s Rockchuck Rye earned a bronze medal at the Great American Beer Festival in a competition against other rye beers. Thanks to Rebecca Travers for sharing this photo of the winning team accepting the award.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Film Professor Jeremy Nielsen will be one of six featured speakers at TEDxCentralWyomingCollege with his talk “Cast of 1,000, All of them are Dudes” on October 22 at the Robert A Peck Arts Theatre. Nielsen’s talk is about gender disparity in the film business. His examples stem from the stories we tell and the statistics of those who tell the stories. Nielsen asks, “Would your favorite movie be the same if we made a few changes?”
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Four programs at Riverton High School and one at the Alternative School were given permission for out-of-state travel Tuesday night in action at the regular school trustees meeting.
(Lander, Wyo.) – Testing by the Wyoming Game and Fish Department has found chronic wasting disease (CWD), a fatal neurological disease of deer, elk and moose, in a deer from Fremont County in Deer Hunt Area 36. This brings the known total of CWD deer hunt areas in the Lander Region to five; areas 36, 87, 97, 98 and 157.