(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.
Update at 7:30 p.m.: Jeffrey City School has been cancelled.
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – The latest winter storm to hit the area has resulted in numerous road closures and travel advisories this morning. Highways not listed below are reporting snow, blowing and drifted snow and slick to slick in spots. Drive carefully this morning.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – It will be a cold and snowy day today across the Wind River Basin with snow continuing through this evening and north winds creating very cold wind chill conditions.
(Lander, Wyo.) – The Museum of the American West (MAW)has recently received a grant from the Wyoming Cultural Trust fund to research and document the largely untold stories of pioneer homesteaders who settled in the Lander valley and surrounding area in Fremont County.
(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:
(Lander, Wyo.) – The St. Stephens Lady Eagles and Eagles are going to state, not with the regional championships however, but still with a number two seeding for the state tournament that begins this Thursday.
(Casper, Wyo.) – Wrestlers from across Fremont County are in Casper this weekend competing in the State Wrestling Championships.
(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.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Score updates from regional basketball
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Mostly sunny on Friday with highs approaching the mid 20s in the Wind River Basin. It will feel cooler with the wind chill making the temperatures feel around 0°F. Snow in the west today, across most of the forecast area on Saturday.
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – While there are 36 basketball teams in Fremont County for the West Regional tournaments in Lander and Riverton, the county’s two largest schools will also see some action.
(Lander, Wyo.) – The St. Stephens Eagles Boys and Girls teams opened the Class 1A West Regional Basketball Tournament at the Bob Carey Memorial Fieldhouse with wins. The #1 seeded Lady Eagles downed Farson-Eden 37 to
(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.
(Fort Washakie, Wyo.) – Willis “Duke” D. Hereford, 80 of Fort Washakie died Monday, February 23, 2015 at his home. A wake will be Sunday, March 1, 2015 at 7:00 pm at Rocky Mountain Hall. Funeral services will be Monday, March 2, 2015 at 1:00 pm at Rocky Mountain Hall at Fort Washakie. Cremation will follow the service.