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Health Insurance Outreach
March 17, 2014 – 3:12 pm | Comments Off

(Riverton) – A Certified Applications Counselor will be available to offer free help with the Health Insurance Marketplace at various locations in Fremont County this week.
Judy Strausberger will be available to …

Two Candidates Seek HD 33
March 17, 2014 – 3:11 pm | Comments Off

(Riverton) – Two Republican candidates announced they will seek election to House District 33 at the party’s convention Saturday in Riverton.
Daniel Cardenas of St. Stephens and Jim Allen of Milford say they …

Furnace Fire Destroyed Church
March 17, 2014 – 3:07 pm | Comments Off
Furnace Fire Destroyed Church

(Riverton) – A fire in a floor furnace apparently caused the destruction of the former First Baptist Church in Riverton last week.
Firemen were called to the church around 4:30 in the morning …

Animal Causes Friday Power Outage
March 17, 2014 – 3:02 pm | Comments Off

(Riverton) – A small animal caused Friday night’s power outage that left about half of Riverton without electricity until the early hours of Saturday morning.
Rocky Mountain Power says the critter touched the …

Senators Introduce Pipeline Bill
March 17, 2014 – 3:01 pm | Comments Off

(Casper/AP) – Wyoming’s senators have introduced a bill that would speed up the permitting process for some natural gas pipelines on federal and tribal lands to reduce gas flaring.
The bill would create …

Game and Fish Meetings
March 17, 2014 – 3:00 pm | Comments Off
Game and Fish Meetings

(Lander) – The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will hold a series of public meetings to present and discuss proposed 2014 hunting seasons in the final weeks of March.
The first meeting will be …

Man Accused of Give Meth to Teen
March 17, 2014 – 2:58 pm | Comments Off

(Lander) – A man accused of giving methamphetamine to a 14-year-old girl is facing up to five years in prison and up to $5,000 in fines on a charge of Endangering Children.
Kent …

Midday News
March 13, 2014 – 11:44 am | Comments Off
Midday News

Listen to the Thursday broadcast: Baptist Church Destroyed in Fire… Road Work… Berg Announces Re-Election Bid.

Berg Announces Re-Election Bid
March 13, 2014 – 11:28 am | Comments Off

(Lander) – Fremont County Assessor Tara Berg says she has been humbled to serve in announcing she will seek a second term.
Berg says this election year marks her 19th year in the …

Road Work
March 13, 2014 – 11:27 am | Comments Off
Road Work

(Riverton) – Drivers should expect single-lane traffic with flaggers and pilot vehicles in the Riverview Road construction area as new sewer pipe is installed today and tomorrow.
On South Federal, excavation for …

Baptist Church Destroyed in Fire
March 13, 2014 – 11:25 am | Comments Off
Baptist Church Destroyed in Fire

(Riverton) – The Wyoming State Fire Marshall’s office will be investigating the cause of the fire that destroyed the former First Baptist Church in Riverton yesterday.
Firefighters were first called to the …

Goggles Retires
March 12, 2014 – 2:52 pm | Comments Off

(Riverton/AP) –Patrick Goggles, a Democrat from Ethete, says he will not seek re-election to the Wyoming House of Representatives.
In a prepared statement, Goggles says it has been an honor and privilege for …