(Lander, Wyo.) – The fate of the county owned building on North 8th West in Riverton is hanging in the balance after a budget work session Tuesday in Lander by the county commissioners.
(Yellowstone National Park) – Summer is here, and Yellowstone is welcoming visitors for the upcoming Independence Day holiday. Since July is the park’s busiest visitation month, the following tips and reminders are provided for ensuring a safe and memorable holiday weekend vacation. Our friends at BasinReboot.com provided the details here.
(Cheyenne, Wyo.) – A special event celebrating the 125th Anniversary of Wyoming Statehood will be held from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m., July 10 in the Capitol Complex and the Historic Governors’ Mansion.
Today’s Obituaries include John G. Salazar of Riverton and Twylah Dewey of Arapahoe.
(Lander, Wyo.) – The Fremont County Commission Tuesday, by consensus, arrived at a balanced budget again thanks to voluntary reductions by a number of county agencies.
(Wind River Country, Wyoming) – There are many exciting July events happening in Fremont County this July including Native American Powwows, Rodeos, July 4th Parades, the International Climbers Festival, the 1838 Mountain Man Rendezvous, Hot Air Balloon Rendezvous, National Day of the Cowboy and much more! Click here to see the full list.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Central Wyoming College rodeo team will have a talented lineup for this year’s season. Rodeo coach Drew Schrock has been busy recruiting new members for the team and this year many of them have been National High School Finals qualifiers.
(Lander, Wyo.)- Until a couple of years ago, the process for artists, listeners and music lovers wasn’t flourishing in Fremont County like it could have been. Culturally, a few types of music were celebrated to a certain extent, but weren’t reaching their full potential.
(Ethete, Wyo.) – It was a long time coming, but Fremont County School District #14 at Ethete, the Wyoming Indian Schools, has its first Native American Superintendent.
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – With the 4th of July holiday just around the corner, we’d like to remind residents that while celebrating the birthday of our nation with consumer fireworks is a tradition, it can also lead to tragedy if not done so safely. We’re encouraging all residents to be #HEADSUP and keep these safety tips in mind during your celebration.
Thank you Raine Lesher for sending us today’s Photo of the Day: cow Moose and her baby cooling off in the river just outside of Lander. Thanks for thinking of County 10 Raine.
(Casper, Wyo.) – From our colleagues at OilCityWyo.com, comes this portrait of a Riverton Cowboy Poet who recently performed at the National Historic Trails Center in Casper.
(Laramie, Wyo.) – Having recently completed their first year of medical studies at the University of Wyoming, 20 students from across the state will move in the fall to the University of Washington School of Medicine as part of the WWAMI Medical Education Program.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Fremont County Undersheriff Ryan Lee issued a statement this morning indicating a juvenile runaway at risk had been located early this morning.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Today will be very similar to yesterday with partly sunny skies with highs near 89. There is a slight chance of isolated thunderstorms before after 3:00 p.m. Some storms could produce hail and fairly strong winds. This weather pattern will continue into the evening.