(Riverton, Wyo.) – Snow is possible in the Western and Central Wyoming mountains, according to a forecast from the National Weather Service office in Riverton. Yes, snow. A cold front is expected to move through the area Saturday with a chance of rain turning to snow at the higher elevations. See the graphic above.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Please be advised that the Central Wyoming College campus will be closed August 21, 2014 for a staff in-service day. The campus will re-open August 22, 2014. The faculty and staff thank you in advance for your patience and understanding. We look forward to serving you in the 2014-2015 academic year.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Acting on information from the Fremont County Weed and Pest Control District that indicated West Nile Virus was detected in all mosquitos pools collected and tested in the city on Monday, mosquito fogging will be increased. (Read about the WNv test results here)
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The 163 mile-long vehicle chase that started in Riverton Tuesday afternoon and ended near Elk Mountain several hours later began as a suspicious vehicle call from Apache Avenue in the All Nations Mobile Home Park. Police Captain Eric Murphy said a caller reported a dark gray Dodge Charger with Maryland license plates was possible involved in a drug deal there. When the license plate check came back as a stolen vehicle, officers began heading in that direction.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – On a split vote, the Riverton City Council narrowly approved a change that will require all residential customers in Riverton to use curbside roll-out containers.
Police Blotter: Man’s death investigated; Multiple bicycles stolen in Lander; Riverton woman duped in telephone fraud
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Here is the Wednesday law enforcement wrap-up from across the county. All persons cited or arrested are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law.
(Hudson, Wyo.) – Melvyn “Andy” Anderson, 73, of Hudson died at his home on Sunday, August 17, 2014. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, August 23, 2014, at the Hudson Town Hall at 10 a.m. Pastor Echo Klaproth will officiate. View the full obituary here.
(Lander, Wyo.) – Hundreds of cyclists participating in Cycle Greater Yellowstone are slowly trickling into Lander this afternoon. The cyclists got started on Aug. 17, and are spending all of today and Thursday in Lander for a rest.
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – It’s always an interesting experiment to see how your own specific voting precinct voted in individual races. Satisfy that data need by clicking here. At the link, you’ll find a break down of each race and how various precincts voted. Enjoy the data provided by the Fremont County Clerk’s Office.
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Members of the Lander Police Department, Riverton Police Department, Fremont County Sheriff’s Office, Wyoming Highway Patrol, and Bureau of Indian Affairs are participating in enhanced August Crackdown “Drive Hammered, Get Slammered!” enforcement efforts aimed at discouraging drunk driving in Fremont County and across the state.
(Riverton, Wyo) - Bryce has been very busy this summer with weekly auctions, but this is one of the biggest so far and packed with top-quality antiques. This auction should run all day Saturday.
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Filings for college board, school board, special districts and third party or independent candidates for county, state and federal offices continue to come in. Check out the complete listings below as provided by the Fremont County Clerk’s Office. Filing for these offices closes on Aug. 25.
(Riverton, Wyo) - Did you know that you can save about 10% on your monthly heating bills simply by sealing off cracks and holes around the doors and windows of your home? You can find these money-sucking cracks by holding a lit candle or incense near your windows and doors on a windy day. Watch where the smoke disappears to.
(Lander, Wyo.) – Thanks to Bridgett Garrity for sharing this lengthy shot of the always beautiful Wind River Mountain Range with County10 and our readers. Thanks, Bridgett!
(Lander and Riverton, Wyo.) – Here’s what’s playing around Riverton and Lander (for more details on times visit Barry Cinemas):