Visit us on Facebook
Follow us on Twitter

Local News



The Morning Buzz

Big Deal

Home » Archive by Category

Articles in Local News

Northern Arapaho Experience
June 2, 2014 – 12:24 pm | Comments Off

(Riverton) – The Wind River Hotel and Casino will host a reception tomorrow (Tuesday) at 5:30 p.m. to celebrate the opening of the 2014 Northern Arapaho Experience Summer Art Show.
Myron Friday, …

Weekend Update
June 2, 2014 – 12:21 pm | Comments Off

(Lander) – The Fremont County Emergency Dispatch Center reports it received 153 calls over the weekend.
There were 19 people booked into the county’s Detention Center for various offenses including four charged …

Hospitals Recognized For Zero Infections
June 2, 2014 – 12:21 pm | Comments Off

(Riverton) – SageWest Health Care facilities, formerly operating as Lander Regional Hospital and Riverton Memorial Hospital, were recognized by Mountain-Pacific Quality Health and the Wyoming Department of Health for achieving excellence in …

Flood Warning Remains In Effect
June 2, 2014 – 12:19 pm | Comments Off
Flood Warning Remains In Effect

(Riverton) – A flood warning remains in effect for the Wind River in the Riverton and Dubois areas until tomorrow morning.
The National Weather Service office in Riverton says cooler afternoon mountain temperatures …

Final Filings
June 2, 2014 – 12:18 pm | Comments Off
Final Filings

(Lander) – Friday, May 30, was the final day to file for election to public office and several candidates threw their hats in the ring in advance of the deadline.
Rajean Strube Fossen …

East Monroe Closure Starts Monday
May 30, 2014 – 11:59 am | Comments Off
East Monroe Closure Starts Monday

(Riverton) – Starting Monday, East Monroe Avenue will be closed to through traffic for approximately six weeks as the street’s intersection with South Federal Boulevard is being rebuilt.
During the closure, all …

Latest Filing
May 30, 2014 – 11:58 am | Comments Off

(Riverton) – Democrat Sergio Maldonado, Senior, of Lander has entered the crowded race for Senate District 25 challenging incumbent Republican State Senator Cale Case for the office.
Frank Lajeunesse of Riverton and …

Minor Flooding
May 30, 2014 – 11:50 am | Comments Off

(Riverton) – Minor flooding continues along the Wind River from Dubois to areas downstream of Riverton.
The National Weather Service Office in Riverton predicts cooler afternoon temperatures through the weekend which may …

Seat Belts Save Lives
May 30, 2014 – 11:50 am | Comments Off

(Lander) – A 19-year-old Riverton woman escaped serious injury when her vehicle rolled two-and-a-half times on Paradise Valley Road Wednesday night.
The Fremont County Sheriff’s Office says the woman was wearing a seat …

DUI Crash
May 30, 2014 – 11:49 am | Comments Off

(Lander) – Deputies with the Fremont County Sheriff’s Department issued citations for Driving Under the Influence to both drivers involved in a two-vehicle, head-on collision Wednesday night on North Smith Road.
The …

Midday News – May 29, 2014
May 29, 2014 – 2:03 pm | Comments Off
Midday News – May 29, 2014

Listen to the Thursday broadcast: Search Successful… Minor Flooding… Wind River Canyon Pavement Repairs… Study: Airports Generate $1.4 Billion

Study: Airports Generate $1.4 Billion
May 29, 2014 – 1:55 pm | Comments Off

(Cheyenne) – A study completed for the Wyoming Department of Transportation’s Aeronautics Division finds the state’s 35 public-use airports generate a combined $1.4 billion in economic activity in the state annually.
The …