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The state-champion Riverton Renegades fell to Glacier, Montana, 11-2 in the opener for both teams Wednesday in the Babe Ruth Pacific Northwest Regional ...

Definitely my first rodeo (and I don't mean the fancy California street)

For the record, being from California, I have been to the world-famous Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills, but I had never been to an actual rodeo.
Until Monday ...

Following a blustery first night of the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association Ram Rodeo, the atmosphere was a lot more calm for the second and final go-round ...

Central Wyoming College head cross-country coach Al Lara's face lights up when he discusses his incoming recruits this season.
In the program's second year, ...

PRCA cowboys ride into town for Riverton circuit stop at Fair

Flags flew and dust blew as the wind whipped across the Fremont County Fairgrounds Monday evening as some of the roughest cowboys and rankest rides of the ...

An enjoyable day of baseball north of border

Melanie had purchased a special gift for Louise, her father. It was a combination Fathers Day and birthday present --a ticket for the man who and never seen a ...

A Lander team played its season in memory of a child lost to tragedy.

Tara Romans wears a bracelet on her right wrist inscribed with the Latin ...

The Renegades open pool play Wednesday against Montana, followed by a game against Idaho on Friday, then a doubleheader against Alberta and Oregon on ...

Pitching a strength for younger Riverton stars

A deep pitching rotation has kept the Riverton 9-10-year-old all-stars' chase for a state Little League title alive.
At the district tournament, Riverton ...

Lander 11-12s draw Laramie to open state Little League tourney

Qualifying for the state Little League 11-12-year-old baseball tournament was a pressure-packed trip for Lander.
At the district tournament in Powell, Lander ...

U.S. Gold Cup defeat not a shocking result

Used to be the Confederation Of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football -- or CONCACAF -- as it's commonly known, was strictly the domain of ...

Wind River Classic hoops coming up next weekend in Ethete

The Wind River 3-on -3 Basketball Classic is hosting its annual tournament July 31- Aug. 1 at the Wyoming Indian High School parking lot in ...

Riverton 11-12-year-old Little League baseball manager Travis Draper was not at all disappointed with the way his team played last week at the district ...

Zach Waxler, a 2010 Riverton High School graduate, was named to the spring 2015 academic all-Mountain West team while playing golf for Utah State University in ...

Cowboys set time for tussle against North Dakota Fighting Sioux

The Mountain West Con-ference announced on Wednesday afternoon the remainder of its 2015 football television schedule, with the selection of seven games to be ...

Renegades ready to hit road; fundraising critical for success

Wednesday morning brought a waterworld of sorts to the Walmart parking in Riverton as the Riverton 13-15-year-old all-stars, the Renegades, conducted a car ...

Arriving in Wyoming -- my own Neil Armstrong moment

I had never even stepped foot in the state of Wyoming before the evening of July 18, 2015.
However, this was to be my personal July 20, 1969.
After a two-day ...

Big turnout for Run Like a Bighorn

More than 30 runners took the "Run Like a Bighorn" challenge in Sinks Canyon State Park Saturday morning to help raise funds for the park visitor center.
It ...

ROOT SPORTS to televise UW football games

The Mountain West Conference and Root Sports announced on Monday that nine Mountain West football games will be televised by Root Sports during the upcoming ...

With three High Plains Motocross Association races left on the summer slate, Riverton riders hold top spots in different classes.
In the open outlaw ...

 
 

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