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Quintal Abeyta was one of 25 Wyoming Indian High School seniors to graduate Sunday in front of faculty and ...

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Births

NYBERG
A baby was born to Shelby Nyberg of Lander and Jaden Nyberg of Lander at 11:19 p.m. May 23 at ...

Longtime Ashgrove principal to retire

Ashgrove Elementary School principal Alleta Baltes will retire at the end of this school year.
Riverton school board chair Lynette Jeffres said she's sad to ...

Wyoming digest

Snowy Range byway to open
LARAMIE. (AP) -- Wyoming officials say a scenic byway is finally ready to be reopened.
The Wyoming Department of ...

'No stone unturned,' say state lawmakers looking for revenue

CHEYENNE (AP) -- It's never a popular idea in red-state Wyoming, but some state lawmakers facing huge revenue shortfalls in a depressed energy economy feel they ...

Monitoring plan set for new, 25-year grazing allotments

Before 2016, Midvale Irrigation had leased out the land to a private group -- the Midvale Grazing Association -- through a 50-year lease.

The Midvale ...

Summer session enrollment beats target at CWC

As of Monday, Central Wyoming College has exceeded its enrollment goals for the summer 2017 semester that begins next week.
In an email to the school, ...

City, tribes find agreement on water line to Riverview Road

After nearly a decade, the City of Riverton will soon be able to complete the Riverton Water Supply project that has been at a standstill due to the absence of ...

Three indicted in shooting, robbery

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Three men have been indicted in the U.S. District Court of Wyoming with several crimes in connection with the shooting and robbery attempt at ...

Senators both key in Trump budget and health care bills

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Sen. Mike Enzi is commending President Donald Trump for submitting a balanced budget to Congress.
But the Wyoming Republican, who is chairman ...

Wyoming digest

State has highest percentage of gov't jobs
CASPER (AP) -- A new report says government workers make up a larger percentage of Wyoming's workforce than ...

Lawmakers consider taxes to meet deficits

A legislative committee's task of finding new sources of revenue for Wyoming coffers includes looking at new taxes or increasing existing taxes.
Republican ...

Repairs coming to Riverton library drainage

Repairs to the drainage system on the Riverton library's new roof have been scheduled and are expected to be completed in June.
Some final revisions to the ...

City raises building permit fees for first time since '14; some rise by only pennies

A slight fee increase was established this month on the costs to build structures in Riverton.
Every year the city reviews the rates and fees for building ...

Grad edition published in today's paper

The Ranger's 2017 Graduation Edition appears today as a separate section of the newspaper. The 28-page guide carries information on all public school and ...

County can't donate land to replace two aging group homes

Al McClelland, executive director of Fremont County Group Homes, had hoped to replace the organization's two aging facilities with a new structure directly ...

Case: Plenty of interim work ahead this year for Wyoming legislators

After this year's legislative session, Wyoming Sen. Cale Case, R-Lander, says there is still a lot of work to be done to address pressing issues facing the ...

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Community Calendar

Thursday, May 25

The Lander Library's Summer Reading program registration begins on ...

Businesses eye park road work with trepidation

CODY(AP) -- Business owners in northwest Wyoming are concerned about losing customers because of proposed road construction in 2018 in Yellowstone National ...

Wyoming digest

Missing horses found unharmed
JACKSON (AP) -- A couple of horses that had escaped from their electric-fence enclosure last week in Wyoming have been ...

 
 

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