Lander

Variable Speed Limit Signs Installed on WYO 28
Motorists in central and southern Wyoming may notice new signage along a state highway known for its windy conditions, difficult weather and high-volume truck traffic. The Wyoming Department of Transportation has installed a series of electronic variable speed limit signs along a 34-mile section of …
Man Found Dead With Gunshot Wound In Lander
LANDER, Wyo. (AP) — Police are investigating the death of a man found with a gunshot wound to the head in a home in Lander. The death was reported around 3 a.m. Tuesday. Police Chief Jim Carey tells the Associated Press that the shooting wasn’t a random act. Police aren’t commen…
Wind River Native American Conference In Lander
LANDER, Wyo. (AP) — Gov. Matt Mead and others say the annual Wind River Native American Conference has resulted in progress. The conference was held this week in Lander. Mead was Wyoming’s U.S. Attorney when the first conference was held in 2003. The governor told the 200-plus attendee…
Wyoming Thunder Rumbles Into Lander [GALLERY]
For the last 22 years , the Vietnam Vets Motorcycle Club and the Legacy Vets Motorcycle Club have made a Run To The Wall to honor their fellow servicemen and to underline their commitment to bringing home the over 1300 POW/MIA’s that remain on the official lists. “We ride for those tha…
22nd Annual Veterans Run To The Wall July 6th-8th 2012
For 21 years the Vietnam Vets Motorcycle Club and the Legacy Vets Motorcycle Club have made a run to the Wyoming Veterans Memorial Park in Cody. Because of unspecified problems over the last couple of years, that run is now headed to Lander. “Today We Ride For Those Who Died” is the na…
Massive Fire Consumes Lander Community Center
Fire crews were called out Thursday afternoon to a fire at the Lander Community Center, which was engulfed in flames.  The fire was first reported by County 10 News.   According to the Lander Community Center website, the facility is a 9,518 square foot facility with a capacity of nearly 9…
Grizzly Bear Spotted Near Lander
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Game and Fish Department says the second grizzly bear in two years has been spotted near Lander. The Associated Press reports a hunter photographed a bear May 21 northwest of Lander, and Game and Fish officials verified it is a grizzly bear. Last year a hunter …
Motorcycle Clubs To Rally In Lander In July
LANDER, Wyo. (AP) — Two motorcycle clubs have made plans for a large rally and an overnight stay in the Lander area next month. Vietnam Vets and Legacy Vets motorcycle clubs based throughout Wyoming will hold their 22nd annual Wyoming Thunder run to honor Wyoming Vietnam Veterans with memoria…
Riverton’s Water Being Cut By Nearly 40 Percent
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — Riverton’s water supply is being cut by nearly 40 percent because of drought conditions. The Riverton City Council plans an emergency meeting Thursday evening to discuss ways to deal with the reduction. The Associate Press reports that officials are considering usin…