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In Friday's Ranger, the page one story "Driver pleads guilty in death of 7-year-old girl" should have said the collision occurred May 22. ...

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Tuesday notes

Fair week
Fremont County Fair week is here. It's always one of the most enjoyable times of our year, bringing people together for very good reasons, ...

Digest

Man killed in two-truck accident
EVANSTON -- Authorities say a 54-year-old man was killed in a crash involving two tractor-trucks near Evanston.
The ...

Report makes strong case for Wyoming wind in California

CHEYENNE -- California regulators could achieve savings in water use, electricity rates and greenhouse emissions by turning to Wyoming wind power to help offset ...

Four-star general to take command of Warren AFB, other nuke sites

WASHINGTON -- Working to reinvigorate its nuclear force after years of missteps and scandal, the Air Force is putting a four-star general in charge for the ...

Fatal victim of Friday wreck was Denver man

A Denver man died Friday in a one-vehicle rollover on South Pass.
Joseph M. Rodriguez, 25, of Denver, died at SageWest Health Care at Lander of blunt-force ...

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 ...

Swine, quilts and alfalfa hay have their virtues but are not likely to excite young kids.
Fortunately, children 8 and younger have the Fremont County Fair ...

Police on higher alert after online threat talk

Law enforcement officers patrolling the Fremont County Fair and Rodeo are on high alert this week due to reported threats of violence at the annual ...

Wyoming digest

Swimmer missing in Yellowstone
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK -- A search is under way in Yellowstone National Park for a seasonal worker from China who went ...

Museum leading new eagle research

POWELL -- A team headquartered at the Draper Museum is studying golden eagles to learn how to manage and protect the raptors and their habitat.
The golden ...

Shirley Whitener

Shirley Whitener, of Riverton, died Tuesday, July 21, 2015, at Sage West Hospital - Riverton. She was 85. A graveside service were Saturday, July 25, 2015, at ...

Levina Dorothy Gambler

Levina Dorothy Gambler, of Arapahoe, died Thursday, July 23, at her daughter's home. She was 79 years old.
A rosary will is recited at 7p.m. Sunday, July 26, ...

How we used to get around

I rode in the family car on many a trip without a smartphone and Google maps.

My dad has an adage that he instilled in me from a very young age.Once ...

What will define us?

Let no one, from any side, take a shred of encouragement from the Center of Hope gunman

An appalling crime was committed last Saturday, July 18.
It ...

Tribes pushing to end health care mandate

CHEYENNE -- Representatives of several Indian tribes say they support legislation introduced by congressional Republicans this week that would exempt tribes ...

No change for week in Wyoming's rig count; national tally falls six more to stand at 897

HOUSTON -- Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. declined by six this week to ...

Bear put to death

LARAMIE (AP) -- Wildlife of-ficials have euthanized a black bear that showed up at a home in Laramie about a week after it was removed from a residential area ...

Construction expense leads to biggest District 25 budget in years

The Fremont County School District 25 Board of Trustees approved a budget appropriation of about $80 million during a meeting July 14.
"That's probably the ...

 
 

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