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May 23, 2014 – 11:05 am | Comments Off

(Cheyenne) – Fremont County’s rate of unemployment stood at 4.5 percent in April, down from 5.7 percent in March and 5.8 percent in April of 2013.
The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services says …

Walmart Mugger Receives Probation
May 23, 2014 – 11:04 am | Comments Off
Walmart Mugger Receives Probation

(Lander) – After pleading guilty to a charge of accessory before the fact to robbery in March, Teisha Underwood has been sentenced to probation for her part in robbing a woman on …

G&F: Leave Wildlife Alone
May 23, 2014 – 11:02 am | Comments Off
G&F:  Leave Wildlife Alone

(Sheridan) – The Wyoming Game and Fish Department urges people who find young animals this spring to leave those newborns alone.
Most mammal mothers hide their young and return to the area periodically …

James Howard Huff, Jr.
May 23, 2014 – 8:25 am | Comments Off
James Howard Huff, Jr.

James Howard Huff Jr. died of natural causes on May 20, 2014 at his home in Lander, Wyoming where he lived with his son and daughter in law. He was 96.
Howard was born on December …

Wyoming News from AP
May 22, 2014 – 12:09 pm | Comments Off
Wyoming News from AP

AP Exclusive: Air Force nuke security failed test
WASHINGTON (AP) — An Air Force document obtained by The Associated Press says armed security forces at a nuclear missile base failed a drill last summer that …

Midday News – May 22, 2014
May 22, 2014 – 12:01 pm | Comments Off
Midday News – May 22, 2014

Listen to the Thursday broadcast: Commission Approves Justice Center Grant Application… Bond Set For Home Invaders… More Candidates File… Smith Honored By White House… Jenkins Facing Child Endangerment Charge.

Jenkins Facing Child Endangerment Charge
May 22, 2014 – 11:54 am | Comments Off

(Lander) – A 23-year-old Riverton man who called the Fremont County Sheriff’s Office to report people were tying to kill him and his three-year-old daughter was arrested for Child Endangerment yesterday.
The …

Smith Honored By White House
May 22, 2014 – 11:53 am | Comments Off

(Riverton) – The transportation director for the Eastern Shoshone and Northern Arapaho tribes was one of 11 local heroes honored in Washington, D.C. by the White House as “Champions of Change” for …

More Candidates File
May 22, 2014 – 11:50 am | Comments Off
More Candidates File

(Lander) – Andrea Clifford of Riverton filed as a Democrat for election to House District 33 yesterday.
The Fremont County Clerk also reports Linda Manz of Shoshoni filed for election to the …

Bond Set For Home Invaders
May 22, 2014 – 11:44 am | Comments Off

(Lander) – Bond has been set at $250,000 for the two people accused of invading a home between Lander and Hudson Sunday evening and taking a number of items including a firearm.
Bow …

Commission Approves Justice Center Grant Application
May 22, 2014 – 11:43 am | Comments Off

(Lander) – Fremont County Commissioners approved a resolution authorizing the submission of a grant application to fund the construction of a new justice center in Riverton at its meeting this week.
The …

Karen Gunnison
May 22, 2014 – 8:15 am | Comments Off
Karen Gunnison

Karen P. Gunnison, 80, of Riverton, died at the Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation – Wind River Center on Tuesday, May 20, 2014. Cremation has taken place and her ashes will be taken back to Thousand …