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The fragrant, purple-flowered alfalfa crown is back on Fremont County's head after recently released data shows it out-produced every other Wyoming county last ...

After JBC split, tribe names team to handle work

The Northern Arapaho Business Council has announced a new team that will oversee the tribe's involvement in its joint programs with the Eastern Shoshone Tribe. ...

Brock facing new charges; case advances to higher court

The Riverton man arrested for the alleged abduction of a Riverton girl now faces his charges in District Court. He waived his preliminary hearing, giving up an ...

District 25 set to change policy on non-district students in activities

The Riverton school board took the first step Tuesday in allowing home school and private school students to participate in district activities.
The board ...

Monday wreck killed woman near Worland; Riverton driver may be charged

Controlled substance use and driver inattention are being investigated as contributing factors in a two-vehicle crash that resulted in the death of a Worland ...

Life term will be sought at trial of man in kidnapping case at bank

A life term in prison is on the line for a Riverton man going to trial on kidnapping and domestic violence charges.
The trial for defendant Robert Troy ...

Digest

Drone crasher banned from park
DENVER -- A German citizen who crashed a drone into a lake in Yellowstone National Park this summer has been banned from ...

Canyon trails may get major upgrade

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK -- Yellowstone National Park officials are considering a proposal to update and repair many of the overlooks and trails on the north ...

Four hurt in natural gas tank blast

CHEYENNE -- An explosion at a natural gas storage tank injured four workers on Tuesday in western Wyoming, authorities said.
The blast occurred as a ...

It marks the second time the Fish and Wildlife Service has accepted a delisting plan for Wyoming wolves only to see it dissolve under judicial ...

Grizzly bit man on side before being repelled by bear spray

A man is recovering after being bitten in his side by a grizzly bear Sunday in the Double Cabin area of the Shoshone National Forest.
A Fremont County ...

This dish has lots of aspects to love: few ingredients, quick prep time and great leftovers.

When I was a kid, there were mornings when it didn't ...

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Clarifications
In Tuesday's Ranger, the truck in this photo with the page one story "Officers focus on abandoned vehicles" is in compliance with the ...

Woman reports found items to police

A woman called police at about 3:20 p.m. Sunday to report finding clothing, a gift card and four bottles of liquor along the shores of Pilot Butte Reservoir. ...

Today

Corrections
In Friday's Ranger, the page one story "Airport won't hit 10,000 boardings; nine-seat planes now on all flights" should have said there are ...

Man injured after fall from moving truck

A 29-year-old Riverton man suffered injuries to his head and face reportedly after being pushed out of a moving vehicle Sept. 15 on South Federal ...

Business leaders to discuss rising health care costs

Wyoming business and health leaders are meeting Thursday at a daylong summit on curbing health care costs for employers in the Cowboy State.
The Wyoming ...

WDH says seniors can take steps to avoid injuries from falling

While many people unexpectedly take a tumble from time to time, the Wyoming Department of Health is reminding residents that falls sometimes can lead to ...

Drug 'take back' day set for Saturday

With another drug "DEA Take Back" day scheduled across the nation for Saturday, the Wyoming Department of Health is reminding residents that medications can ...

Rocky Mountain Oncology finally has opened its doors after years of working to bring the high-end cancer facility to Lander.
Acuhealth Acupuncture owner Paul ...

 
 

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