Fremont Co Solid Waste Disposal District – Hiring Asst. Superintendent of Operations – Lander

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.


TEDxCentralWyomingCollege to feature Film Professor Nielsen

(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?”

Lander's Karl Brauneis submitted this image of mule deer  taken on Crooks Mountain.(Photo by Karl Brauneis)

Lander Deer Hunt Area 36 Now Positive for Chronic Wasting Disease

(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.