A family-owned daily newspaper serving Riverton, Lander and Fremont County, Wyoming since 1949

Ranger News

The basic structure of the new Tunnel Hill Road bridge in rural Fremont County northeast of Riverton was put in place over the past 10 days. Heavy equipment ...

Wyoming digest

Trial delayed in decapitation case
CODY (AP) -- The trial date for a woman charged in the death of her boyfriend, whose decapitated body was found in ...

Liz Cheney's fundraising tops $750,000; House opponents lag

CHEYENNE (TNS) -- Liz Cheney has raised more money so far than any other candidate for Wyoming's lone U.S. House of Representatives seat, election filings ...

Another spring snowstorm visited Fremont County overnight Monday and Tuesday, dropping as much as 8 inches in some locations. Riverton has recorded .53 inch of ...

State steps up effort on opioid abuse

Pilot programs utilizing a new grant have been established in Casper and Rock Springs.

A new federal grant will help the Wyoming Department of Health ...

Final dialogue session Thursday

The final community dialogue as part of the four-part discussion series "Bridge the Divide" is set from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, April 21, at Blue Sky Hall in ...

No immediate revenue relief in sight, says Bebout

It's tough to head into a legislative budget session when the state is facing declining revenues, and the future doesn't hold a lot on the horizon as far as an ...

39 inches of snow near Encampment

CHEYENNE (TNS) -- The third significant snowstorm of April in Wyoming hit the southeast portion of the state hardest. It officially dropped eight inches of ...

Today

Corrections


- A story on page A-4 of Sunday's edition incorrectly identified Becca Weber's high school affiliation. ...

Second part of Honor Farm transaction on hold amid protests

A hearing on the issue is set for 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Intertribal Education and Community Center at Central Wyoming College.

The state has ...

Republican legislators set bids for re-election this year

Two Fremont County legislators say they will seek re-election for another two-year term in the Wyoming Legislature.
State Rep. Lloyd Larsen is serving in his ...

Wyoming digest

Storm blankets much of two states
DENVER (AP) -- A spring snowstorm along the foothills of the Rocky Mountains in Wyoming and Colorado is ramping up, ...

Computer updates on hold due to tight budget

CHEYENNE (TNS) - Costly replacements for several state computer systems are on hold as Wyo-ming continues to face budget constraints.
State lawmakers punted ...

The week in review: 04/11/16 - 04/17/16

Monday

World and nation
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- A congressional committee voted Monday to recommend that the ...

For many years, the first big high school track and field meet in west-central Wyoming was the Riverton Relays, contested at the old Wilford Mower Track.
The ...

With permit trees, shrubs from forest can be transplanted

Tree and shrub transplanting permits can now be purchased at two Shoshone National Forest district offices in Fremont County, plus another in Cody.
Transplant ...

Fremont County digest

County FFA teams excel at state
Fremont County Future Farmers of America teams are receiving top marks during the Wyoming FFA Convention this month in ...

Fort Washakie High School students met April 5 with the Eastern Shoshone Business Council at tribal headquarters in Fort Washakie.
Chairman Darwin St. Clair ...

Museums and galleries launch Wind River Explorer Guide

The Fremont County Museums are proud to announce their latest project in conjunction with our partner organizations throughout Fremont County.
The Wind River ...

Wyo delegates to Cruz

The U.S. Senator from Texas campaigned personally in Wyoming, including a speech Saturday at the state GOP convention in Casper.

Painstaking ...

 
 

County Weather

Photo Gallery

Twitter Feed (Follow Us!)

Contact Us  © 2016 Riverton Ranger, Inc.