Water Treatment Plant Supervisor Shane White is asking Lander residents to conserve as much water as possible in light of a recent major water line break.
(Riverton) – Thank you to Sue Drewelow Maddelein for this beautiful Photo of the Day from Friday night’s sky lantern launch at the Riverton Public Library. Thanks for thinking of County 10.
The 56th annual Eastern Shoshone Indian Days and Powwow is going on today until 7:00 p.m. and continues tomorrow at 2:00 p.m. There are over 700 hundred dancers and 15 professional drum groups competing. There are also vendor and food booths.
(Pavillion, Wyo.) – The Classic Air Medical Helicopter landed in Pavillion’s Town Park this morning to show off their equipment and allow local residents to talk with the flight staff.
At the 2015 Annual Meeting of the Western Governors’ Association (WGA) in Incline Village, Nevada, Wyoming Governor Matt Mead has been elected as Chairman of the WGA for the coming year. Governor Mead succeeds Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval, who served as Chairman for the past year. Montana Governor Steve Bullock will serve as Vice Chairman.
(Pavillion, Wyo.) – Score another victory for the bulls in today’s Fremont County Youth Rodeo in Pavillion, at least in the 9-11 age group. Only a few scores were recorded.
(Pavillion, Wyo.) – Some 60 motorcycles and their riders converged on Pavillion this morning during a Hudson to Hudson Memorial Poker run in the memory of Devin Cadera. The former Lander resident died Feb. 1, 2015 in a single vehicle rollover near Parachute, Colo., on Interstate 70.
The annual Wyoming Highway Patrol Association Awards Banquet was help last Friday in Sundance to recognize members of Patrol for individual and group achievements and actions in 2014. Recognition given at the banquet consisted of awards from both the Wyoming Highway Patrol Association and the Wyoming Highway Patrol Strategic Plan.
Thank you to Selena Roman for sharing this beautiful picture of the view looking down from the Beaver Rim. She took this photo on Thursday, June 25. You know you’re in Wyoming when there’s nothing between you and the mountains but miles of stunning sky.
The Lander Senior Babe Ruth Baseball team is nearing the finals at the state tournament this weekend in Rock Springs. Team Manager Dave Peschio said the team is doing well as it works its way through the consolation bracket.
(Riverton) – Another gorgeous and hot day is in store for the Wind River Basin. Mostly sunny with high temperatures in the lower 90’s. Lows tonight will be in the upper 50’s. This same weather pattern will hold through Sunday with highs again in the lower 90’s.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – It was a perfect night for launching sky lanterns Friday around 9:15 p.m. at the Riverton Branch Library sponsored event. The wind was calm, the air was cooling, enthusiasm was high and the sky lanterns performed, with the colorful paper envelopes soaring into sky just a few moments after each was lighted.
CM Ranch outside of Dubois is hosting right now the National Geographic Cowboy Country Photography Workshop.
A Lander man has been taken to SageWest Lander following a severe single vehicle rollover on North Second Street north of Lander. The wreck occurred just west of the North Second curve.
Governor Matt Mead issued the following statement on the US Supreme Court’s decision on the King vs. Burwell case:
(Lander, Wyo.) – Residents of the Apple Valley have been complaining for several weeks about a potent odor that has been wafting over town. The City of Lander has responded with the following statement released this afternoon:
Today’s Obituaries include Robert “Red Dog” St. Clair, Fort Washakie; Brandii Sherine Potter, Riverton; Joretta Yardas, Lander and JR McCabe, Ethete.