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By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Dec 29, 2017

Fremont County residents have three state parks to choose from when considering a guided New Year's Day hike this year. Boysen State Park, Sinks Canyon State ...

From staff reports
Jul 31, 2016

Central Wyoming College has received a grant to restore the historic apple orchard at the Sinks Canyon Center above Lander. The $24,500 grant is through the ...

From staff reports
Nov 24, 2015

The Loop Road above Lander will be closed for the winter Tuesday due to a forecasted storm this week. The National Weather Service predicts a major winter ...


By Steven R. Peck
Oct 27, 2015

Frost-free For some weeks now we've been wondering in print if this might be a year when central Fremont County gets clear to November before Mother ...

By Eric Blom Staff Writer
Oct 25, 2015

Fishing, boating, beaches and camping at Boysen State Park brought in 115,000 visitors last year - enough to be ranked the seventh-busiest state park in ...

From staff reports
Sep 4, 2015

A majestic Kestrel sitting on a fence post, the Milky Way gleaming above the canyon cliffs, a sled dog peeking from a kennel, and a fisherman casting a fly on ...


From staff reports
Jul 17, 2015

Community Entry Services has been awarded a $ 2,500 grant from the Rocky Mountain Power Foundation. The donation will be used for the CES Summer Camp ...

From staff reports
May 31, 2015

The University of Wyoming students will develop leadership and outdoor skills while helping on 18 projects around the state. Projects ranging from ...

By Eric Blom, Staff Writer
Jan 18, 2015

A special prosecutor also has been appointed for three of the four defendants. Several cases related to vandalized cabins in Sinks Canyon have seen ...


By Eric Blom, Staff Writer
Jan 18, 2015

County group to try an experimental, biological agent to suppress cheatgrass Cheatgrass pops up in just about every environmental, land management ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jan 16, 2015

The activity caught the attention of at least one resident who called law enforcement Wednesday. County residents shouldn't be too alarmed if they ...

From staff reports
Dec 26, 2014

For the fourth consecutive year, Wyoming State Parks, Historic Sites and Trails are providing First Day Hikes,a way for Wyoming residents to celebrate New ...


By Eric Blom, Staff Writer
Dec 12, 2014

Incoming prosecutor Patrick LeBrun is being given extra time to prepare. Cases against several young adults charged with breaking into and ...

From staff reports
Dec 7, 2014

Reservations for year-round use began Monday. Sinks Canyon State Park is now the home of three "yurts," soft-sided cabins that became available to ...

From staff reports
Oct 5, 2014

The 36 prize-winning photos from this year's Sinks Canyon State Park Photo Contest will be displayed in the Coutant House at the Museum of the American West in ...


From staff reports
Aug 4, 2014

Organizers of the annual Sinks Canyon State Park raffle are encouraging nature enthusiasts to buy tickets for the chance to win one of three full framed and ...

By Eric Blom, Staff Writer
Jul 24, 2014

Circuit Court Judge Robert B. Denhardt transferred their cases to District Court on July 16. Three defendants in a string of capers in Sinks Canyon ...

From staff reports
Jul 15, 2014

A fourth person is in custody related to a cabin vandalism case in Sinks Canyon. Maxine Lawson, 19, of Riverton, was arrested on Fremont County warrants for ...


From staff reports
Jul 9, 2014

A third person has been arrested in connection with damage done in May to two cabins in Sinks Canyon. James Robert Webb, born 1993, had his initial ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jul 2, 2014

Investigators say the suspects stayed in each house for several hours "partying and basically ransacking and destroying everything they could get their ...

By Eric Blom, Staff Writer
Jun 27, 2014

A District Court judge has imposed an unorthodox sentence of probation and treatment, backed by the threat of prison time for three counts of aggravated ...


From staff reports
Jun 9, 2014

Central Wyoming College is hosting a family retreat for children and families with type 1 diabetes. The retreat, scheduled for July 11-13 at the CWC Sinks ...

By Eric Blom, Staff Writer
Feb 19, 2014

A judge wants to see how Jeremy Cunningham does in an alcohol abuse treatment program before deciding whether to accept a plea agreement in his case. "We'll ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 13, 2014

Administrators at Central Wyoming College were pleased to announce that all of the subcontractors involved in the school's housing project in Sinks Canyon are ...


From staff reports
Dec 22, 2013

Central Wyoming College's Sinks Canyon Center is offering a 72-hour Wilderness First Responder course that includes CPR for the health care provider. The ...

By Eric Blom, Staff Writer
Dec 18, 2013

Prosecutors have reached a new plea agreement in the case of a Jan. 31 shooting in Sinks Canyon. On Sept. 18, District Court Judge Marvin L. Tyler rejected the ...

By Eric Blom, Staff Writer
Oct 25, 2013

The fire consumed more than 1,300 acres last summer in the Sinks Canyon area. A helicopter scattered grass seed Wednesday on 300 acres of the ...


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