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July fatality ruled accidental; toxicology testing finds nothing relevant to the crash

Officials have ruled the death of Taylor D. Harris, 19, of Fremont County, an accident.
Harris died at about 8:45 p.m. July 14 after a two-vehicle crash in ...

Wind River seeking state's approval for alternative school

The 2016 budget approved this month by the Wind River school board included money to start an alternative high school.
Superintendent Diana Clapp said the ...

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Aubrey Morning Skye Quiver was born and died Wednesday, July 29, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. She was the daughter of Tyla Fawn ...

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A son was born to Lindsey Van Dusen of Lander and Kendall Van Dusen of Lander at 2:51 p.m. June 27 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. ...

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Corrections
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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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 ...

Gunman faces death or life sentence; city, reservation, county leaders conferring

Local officials from Riverton, Lander, Fremont County and the Wind River Indian Reservation met Wednesday to discuss the fatal shooting that took place last ...

More joining suits against new EPA reg on water

HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- Nine environmental conservation groups have joined the surge of states and businesses suing the federal government over a new water ...

In good marriage, both sides win

A life well shared needs a highly regarded home in your head

Each mid-July brings another anniversary to the long life my mate and I share, right ...

Wyoming digest

Shooting details undisclosed for now
CHEYENNE (AP) -- The Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation says it will not release details about a man who ...

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 ...

 
 

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