Students at Baldwin Creek Elementary School in Lander sampled a collection of local greens in a 'local food day' last week.

Baldwin Creek Elementary Students Learned About Local Greens

(Lander, Wyo.) – The second “Local Food Day” event in Fremont County School District #1 was held last week at Baldwin Creek Elementary School. Wind River Farm to Plate, a local non-profit, brought a variety of locally grown greens to the classroom for the students to sample.

LVHS's Kyle Carey, pictured here about to pin an opponent earlier this year, finished third at state. Photo by Amanda Winchester.

Five County Wrestlers capture State Championships; McConnell repeats for Lander

(Casper, Wyo.) – Here are the Fremont County results from the Wyoming State Wrestling Tournament in Casper that concluded Saturday night. County wrestlers captured five individual state titles. Winning crowns for Shoshoni were Connor Wilkinson, Patrick Forster and Galen LaGois. Mark McConnell is a three-time state champion for Lander Valley, and Reece Prosser claimed Riverton’s lone individual title:


Today’s Obituaries: Barrett, Gantenbein, “Bear” Barrett

image-2(Riverton, Wyo.) – Shirley Barrett, 64, of Riverton, died on Tuesday, February 24, 2015, at the Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, March 5, 2015, at 10:00 am at Davis Funeral Home. Pastor Echo Klaproth will officiate. A potluck reception will follow at the Eagles at 12:00 noon.

Shoshoni's Pat Cornell, #11,  attempted a three point basket as Ryan Tiger, #24 and Keegan Her Many Horses, #21, moved in for the rebound in the Chiefs win over the Wranglers on Thursday.

2A West Regional: Wyoming Indian teams advance; Shoshoni, Wind River to consolation bracket

(Riverton, Wyo) – The Wyoming Indian Chiefs and Lady Chiefs advanced to the semifinals of the Class 2A West Regional Basketball Tournament with comfortable victories over the boys and girls teams from Shoshoni on Thursday at Central Wyoming Colleg. The Wind River boys fell in their game in a nail-biter, a two-point loss in the last few seconds to Greybull.