Fremont County

Investigators say an elderly western Wyoming man whose body was found in the Sweetwater River became hypothermic and drowned. The Riverton Ranger reports 83-year-old Bill Lookingbill, of Lander, was antler hunting with his family when he went missing June 7. His body was found two days later lodged in a river log jam between steep…

The Wyoming Democratic Party has vowed more action in Fremont County after the county attorney’s office determined potential voting incidents were legal — reports the Riverton Ranger. State chairman Joe Barbuto said Tuesday that, quote, “the investigation by Fremont County Attorney Patrick J. LeBrun is not the end of the issue.” End quote Fremont County…

A house fire in central Wyoming over the weekend has left two Fremont County residents dead. Fremont County Coroner Mark Stratmoen tells The Ranger that a 57-year-old woman and her 64-year-old husband died in the fire, which occurred about 6:20 a.m. Sunday at their home in Shoshoni. The names of the victims were not immediately…

A Gillette man died in an explosion at a Tisdale Creek Ranch oil processing site Wednesday afternoon. Beau Damori, 36, was found dead about four hours after the explosion once firefighters had secured the area enough for his body to be recovered, said Chief Deputy Coroner Steve Rozier. Justin Doyle, 27, and Zachary Ness, 31,…

The Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) has detected an alarming increase in reported syphilis cases across Wyoming, especially in Fremont County There have been 34 Wyoming cases reported so far in 2018, which represents a 36 percent increase over last year’s total for the entire year. With a reported 38 percent of this year’s cases,…


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