Fremont

Wyoming Summer Adventure: Alcova’s Fremont Canyon By Boat [VIDEO]
Subscribe to K2 Radio on Youtube At the west end of Alcova lake is an entrance to the original river channel of the North Platte River that was carved into solid rock over the years, a place we call Fremont Canyon. Fremont Canyon actually starts just below Pathfinder reservoir and winds its way thro…
Sales Tax Up In At Least 2 Wyoming Counties
RIVERTON, Wyo. (AP) — People are paying higher sales taxes in at least two Wyoming counties to raise money for construction projects. Fremont County’s sales tax increased from 4 percent to 5 percent on Monday. The Associated Press reports that voters approved the increase in November t…
Aid Offered For Wyoming Drought
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Small, nonfarm businesses in 10 Wyoming counties are now eligible to apply for low interest federal disaster loans from the U. S. Small Business Administration. The federal loans are to help offset economic losses because of the drought this year. Counties eligible for t…
Fremont Co. Bus Stop Death Highlights Close Calls
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A fatal bus stop accident in Fremont County is bringing some attention to close calls involving school buses. Eleven-year-old Makayla Strahle (STRAW-Lee) of Crowheart was killed this week when she was hit by a pickup truck after getting off a school bus. Authorities say 52…