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Wild horse advocates hoping to intervene in suit

Dec 26, 2014 - By Ben Neary, The Associated Press, with staff reports:  Wild horse advocacy groups across the country are pushing to intervene in a federal lawsuit the state of Wyoming filed recently against the U.S. Bureau of Land ... [more]

Good year for R Recreation, leaders tell city council

Dec 26, 2014 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  R Recreation is touting a successful year of providing events and recreational opportunities for the city. Agency leaders listed accomplishments this month for ... [more]

Blanket donation helps needy stay warm during the holiday season

Dec 26, 2014 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Local Daughters of Utah Pioneers have donated 16 blankets to the Riverton Police Department this week for use by needy people.
"We just thought this would be ... [more]

Legislation would up liquor license count

Dec 26, 2014 - The Associated Press:  (AP) -- Proposed legislation would increase the number of liquor licenses available statewide for restaurants with bars, but the bill faces stiff opposition ... [more]

Storm leaves roads treacherous in state

Dec 26, 2014 - The Associated Press:  CHEYENNE (AP) -- Driving remained treacherous Friday in many parts of Wyoming after a storm dumped several inches of snow across the state.
The Wyoming ... [more]


Dec 26, 2014 - Staff:  One man elected to two offices
ROCK SPRINGS (AP) -- Sweetwater County commissioners say they hope a judge will decide soon whether a recently elected ... [more]

Ranger Sports

Bike trail improvements delayed to spring

Dec 26, 2014 - By Eric Blom, Staff Writer:  Fremont County's larges mountain-biking and horse-riding trail system soon is to get bigger after the Bureau of Land Management authorized the expansion in ... [more]

Flanagan repeats as golf Coach of Year

Dec 26, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  For the second consecutive year, Riverton High School Wolverines boys golf coach Lars Flanagan has collected the Class 4-A Coach of the Year award.
The award ... [more]

Ranger Opinion / Community

Unlikely hero

Dec 26, 2014 - By Steven R. Peck:  Of all the things that could become a banner for free speech, "The Interview" is among the strangest

When Sony Pictures gave the go-ahead for the ... [more]

Wolves, Republicans and wind

Dec 26, 2014 - By Chris Peck:  Some suggestions to make 2015 a good year in Wyoming

Here are 10 low-cost New Year's resolutions that would Wyoming an even better place to live in ... [more]