(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.
Story sponsored by Wild West Winter Carnival (Riverton, Wyo.) – Here’s what’s happening at the Wild West Winter Carnival Events for Friday through Sunday.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – When the exhibit halls opened this week at the 99th Annual Fremont County Fair in Riverton, the talents of county residents went on display, both youth and adults. For the last year, projects had been planned, artists have been at work, photographs were taken, special foods were made, clothes were designed and now they are all on display.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The exhibit halls at the Fremont County Fair and Rodeo opened Tuesday and will be open through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Come on out to the Fremont County Fair Grounds in Riverton!! Tonight is the PRCA Ram Rodeo, featuring Military Appreciation Night, that starts at 7:30. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children. Also on the free entertainment stage, listen to the sounds of Marty Davis, country musician and Chancey Williams & the Younger Brother Band. Entertainment starts at 4:30 and goes until 10:15 tonight. And see some awesome “Can Art” by Matt Sorensen and join Danny Connor for Reptile Adventures. Be sure to stop by the County10 tent and pick up a free sticker! We hope to see you here!!
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Spectators at the Fremont County Fair Parade Saturday evening in downtown Riverton were treated to a helicopter flyby as the parade neared its half-way mark. The copter swooped low over the parade route, but well above the downtown business district causing eyes to look skyward. The helicopter made two passes over the parade route. On it’s first pass down Main, Fabian Lobera captured this shot it flew directly overhead.
Funeral services for Walter John Brown will be held at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at Blue Sky Hall with Father John Gaffney officiating. Interment will follow at Whiteplume Cemetery in Ethete, Wyoming. A rosary will be held at 7:00 p.m. Monday, July 30th at Blue Sky Hall with a wake to follow at Blue Sky Hall.
(London, UK) – This just in from the 30th Olympiad… Riverton’s Brett Newlin and his teammates in the USA Men’s 8 rowed their way to victory today in a heat race and have advanced to the finals on August 1st… according to his Mother Pat Newlin, who just posted the good news on Facebook.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – More than a dozen Encana Oil & Gas (USA) Inc. employees battled the summer heat on July 13 to help Habitat for Humanity, Wind River County build its fifteenth home. The workday started in the cool morning hours, and wrapped up around 3 p.m., when the 105-degree weather coaxed them to seek air conditioning relief.
Central is now 12-3 on the season.