Fremont County Newswire

Fremont County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Fremont County, WY.

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  1. Museum Adventure TreksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 | KCWY13

    ... a once in a lifetime tour. The tours are a great way to get kids out of the hours, while getting a lesson on Fremont County's rich history. Wise said "the treks are neat for kids because they get to go out in a really safe environment and see places ...

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  2. Firefighter injured in September fire dies from injuriesRead the original story

    Friday Jan 15 | Washington Times

    A Fremont County firefighter who suffered second-degree burns on 38 percent of his body in September has died as a result of his injuries. The Ranger of Riverton reports that 79-year-old Clarence "Speed" Hartbank died Wednesday at a Colorado hospital.

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  3. Former public defender sworn in as newest 11th Judicial District judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    District Judge Ramsey Lama, left, gets sworn in Monday by District Court Chief Judge Patrick Murphy at the Fremont County Courthouse. Former Fremont County public defender Ramsey Lama said the first time he walked into a courtroom, he was carrying 100 files and feeling intimidated.

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  4. Veteran Care ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | KCWY13

    ... is supposed to allow veterans to get medical care within 40 miles from home...which hasn't been the case in Fremont County. Smith said "they wanted me to go to Powell or Cody and I'm like that's too far away. Well according to us it's not too far. ...

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  5. Home Invasion SafetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | KCWY13

    ... transient people that will just walk into a random house and fall asleep on the couch." Said Captain Murphy. Fremont County Sheriff Skip Hornecker recommends that every household have some type of personal protection readily available in every room ...

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  6. Fremont County Winter ActivitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2016 | KCWY13

    Winter break can be a hard time for parents in Fremont county who want to see their children get outside and be active. Brady recreational leaders are working with the city to provide activities like the skating rink at Tonkin stadium and possibly more in the future.

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  7. Lawmakers, tribal leaders look to curb cattle rustlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | KGWN

    The Ranger reports a group of producers and the Fremont County Sheriff has asked the Selected Committee on Tribal Relations to urge the Bureau of Indian Affairs to make livestock theft a priority by inspecting livestock and dedicating enforcement to the issues within the reservation. Currently the BIA has no statute to help investigate these types of thefts and the Wyoming Livestock Board has no jurisdiction on the reservation.

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  8. Rexburg doctor charged in violent attack on spouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | Post Register

    Michael Larson, 60, an orthopedic surgeon, was arrested Nov. 28 for misdemeanor domestic battery after a Fremont County Wyoming deputy, responding to a 911 call, smashed through a locked gate to rescue Larson's family from the reported attack, court records show. At a remote cabin northwest of Dubois, Wyo., Larson reportedly became intoxicated and attacked his wife leaving behind a scene littered with clumps of hair and blood, according to Fremont County Sheriff's Office deputy Bobby Eggleston's report.

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  9. Chronic wasting disease confirmed in Fremont CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Norwalk Citizen News

    The Wyoming Game and Fish Department said it found the disease in a white-tailed doe in deer hunt area 171. Staff at the department's wildlife disease laboratory in Laramie confirmed the finding.

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  10. Fremont County EclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | KCWY13

    Fremont County's leaders are already planning for the great American eclipse that will attract large numbers of tourists from all over the globe. Landon Harrar met with event organizers to learn more about what to expect for the coming event.

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  11. Lawyers argue Wind River boundary dispute before judges - Sat, 14 Nov 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2015 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... the Clean Air Act. The federal agency's decision stung Republican Gov. Matt Mead, as well as officials with Fremont County and the City of Riverton, which has been the site of recent conflicts between Indians and non-Indians - including a killing ...

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  12. Replica Liberty Bell to be dispayed and heard on Veterans DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | American Legion Magazine

    ... States of America during the Civil War. The reading of the veteran names will be on the south steps of the Fremont County Courthouse, and this event will begin about 1:30 pm and will run for approximately two hours. On that day, the courthouse lawn ...

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  13. Happy Birthday U.S. Marine Corps today; Veterans Day activities planned tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | County 10 News

    It's the 240th anniversary of the U.S. Marine Corps today and the Fremont County Marine Corps League Ball is tonight in Riverton. Semper Fi! Veterans Day is tomorrow, Wednesday, and a whole host of events are on tap, including a morning breakfast, an evening catfish fry and school programs in between.

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  14. Winter Weather Advisory posted for Southern Fremont County tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | County 10 News

    The National Weather Service Forecast Office at Riverton Regional Airport has posted a Winter Weather Advisory for Southern Fremont County and points east for this afternoon through tomorrow morning: ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 AM MST WEDNESDAY... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 AM MST WEDNESDAY. * TIMING...SNOW WILL INCREASE ACROSS SOUTHERN FREMONT COUNTY THIS EVENING THEN TAPER OFF WEDNESDAY MORNING.

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  15. Child playing with lighter starts house fire; Damage limited to closet, bedroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | County 10 News

    ... then ran back inside and closed all the doors containing the damage to the one bedroom," said Ron Wempen, Fremont County Firewise Coordinator. "One of the boys in the home got ahold of a lighter somewhere in the house and began playing with it. We ...

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  16. Promote Your Fremont County Business for 2017 Eclipse Now -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | County 10 News

    On August 21, 2017, Fremont County, Wyoming, should have some of the most visible and photogenic sightings of the "Great American Eclipse." The sun will be eclipsed by our moon creating a path of totality so it will suddenly become midnight-dark in the middle of the day for several minutes! The Wind River Visitors Council and the Wyoming Office of Tourism are looking for Eclipse Packages, Events and Deals to pre-sell starting in January, 2016, to national and international tour operators.

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  17. Double Fatal reported on the Reservation this morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | County 10 News

    ... reports from the scene. Plunkett Road has been closed in both directions which the investigation begins. The Fremont County Coroner's office has arrived at the scene.

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  18. Community Members Invited to provide Input on Agricultural Plan for Wind River ReservationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | County 10 News

    A series of meetings to describe the community-based Wind River Indian Reservation Agricultural Resource Management Plan, and to seek input from residents about agricultural issues and solutions in their region of the reservation, are planned in four Fremont County communities. The Wind River Indian Reservation Tribal Water Engineer's Office and the Water Resource Control Board, collaborating with the University of Wyoming, will hold meetings to describe the community-based Agricultural Resource Management Plan.

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  19. Dispatch: Arrests; Dogs cause fawn's death; Firearm stolen from ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | County 10 News

    Dispatch: Arrests; Dogs cause fawn's death; Firearm stolen from vehicle; Two more school bus fly-bys reported; Information sought on runaway Here is Tuesday's recap of law enforcement activity around Fremont County. All persons arrested or cited are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law.

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  20. Wyoming trails task forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | KCWY13

    ... Legislators discussed whether local governments should handle their own trail creation. But former Fremont County Commissioner Stephanie Kessler said her county struggled when creating trails in Lander and would have welcomed state help. "It's ...

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