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Career counselor excited to have 'perfect job' at Wind River Job Corps

Stacy Sewell isn't new to Fremont County.
She is now the Wind River Job Corps career preparation supervisor and instructor, but Sewell also worked with youth ...

Fall sports add beauty to season

The leaves haven't quite begun to change colors yet and it's still a bit steamy, but autumn is just on the horizon, which means it's time to get revved up for ...

Tuesday notes

Smoke on high
Smoke-filled skies, watery eyes, runny noses and afternoons in the upper 60s is a weather report more typical of -- what, Los Angeles in ...

The "opening" of the Wind River Indian Reservation to white settlement in 1906 was so tantalizing that a former Wyoming governor moved to Fremont ...

Montana Conservation Corps tackles local jobs

The two 12-person MCC crews were made up of high school and college students from the Wind River Indian Reservation.

Projects in Fremont County that ...

Water envy

Other states are bound to look at the Wind River drainage with longing

That was ...

County adds 156 jobs; labor force grows to state's fifth-largest

An influx of available workers helped Fremont County's economy fill 156 more jobs in June, but it also led to a tiny increase in the county's unemployment rate ...

Tuesday notes

Thermometer's plunge
Rarely at any time of year in Fremont County do we see such a rapid decrease in temperature such as occurred Monday evening. In ...

Rocky Mountain Hall echoed Saturday with the sounds of squeaking sneakers and bouncing balls as the Wind River Bison, the newest entry in the American ...

New UW nutrition and food safety educator comes to Fremont County

A nutrition and food safety educator begins Monday at the University of Wyoming Extension office in Fremont County.
Laura Balis also will serve Big Horn, Hot ...

Day reporting center for at-risk students to return to Riverton

The program provides education to youths who are involved with the court system and face expulsion from school.

A day reporting center for the ...

Keja

Departing commissioner was, and is, a transformative figure in local politics

In 2006, not many people in Fremont County had heard of Keja Whiteman. ...

Saturday morning's community peace march in Riverton almost had the feel of events from a half-century ago. The cause was different, but the climate was ...

Twins, 90, went west to work as World War II riveters

Back when Marge Currah and Maggie Layton were born in 1925, there was no scientific way to ...

UW Extension educator earns national achievement honor

A University of Wyoming Extension educator serving the Big Horn Basin and Wind River Indian Reservation has received the Achievement Award from the National ...

Local attractions

Summer time is limited now, but nearby destinations still abound

Summer comprises all of August, but it's the last full-summer month of the year. The ...

Local sports always No. 1 in my heart

For the past 13 years, I had the honor of being The Ranger's sports editor.
My first day on the job was July 6, 2002. The last day came on Saturday, July ...

UW announces names of 2015 county graduates

The University of Wyoming accorded degrees upon the following students from Fremont County at the completion of the 2015 spring semester.
Arapahoe: ...

Fire danger rising fast in county

Fire officials are warning residents to be extra vigilant when burning trash and overgrown fields now that warm, dry, windy weather has arrived in Fremont ...

Gusts neared 60 mph in many Fremont County locations.

Strong winds that blew through Fremont County on Monday downed a tree that landed on a trailer ...

 
 

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