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Lander man pleads not guilty to aggravated assault

Brandon Conard was arrested in February after allegedly throwing a paper towel holder at his girlfriend, hitting her.

A Lander man pleaded not guilty ...

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Births
SPOONHUNTER
A daughter was born to Ambrosia Antelope and Julian Spoonhunter, of Lander, at 4:46 a.m. March 24, 2014, at Lander Regional ...

Team dance competition set for Saturday

The public is invited to celebrate Native American Day by attending a team dance competition Saturday at the Wind River Hotel and Casino.
The event is free to ...

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Police learn to deal with biker gangs
ROCK SPRINGS -- Rock Springs police are getting training to deal with outlaw motorcycle gangs.
Police Chief Mike ...

Officers will track arrests for marijuana

Wyoming law-enforcement officers plan to track marijuana arrests more closely now that the drug is legal in neighboring Colorado.
The Wyoming Association of ...

Alice Uden trial begins in Cheyenne; daughter talks

CHEYENNE -- An elderly Missouri woman's daughter is testifying at her mother's first-degree murder trial in Wyoming in a case that goes back almost 40 ...

Tribal settlement money evident in increased car sales locally

Vehicle sales saw a bump in Fremont County as Northern Arapaho tribal members began receiving settlement checks from a lawsuit over mineral royalties.
From ...

In centennial year, 4-H carnival Saturday

The Fremont County 4-H Carnival is this weekend in Riverton, offering games, crafts, prizes and food to all participants.
Organizers say they stuck to ...

All household waste sent to Lander to fill landfill before 2023 deadline

The larger Sand Draw site would accept only construction and demolition waste until then.

In an effort to fill the Lander landfill before its ...

By the numbers

City report summarizes police, building, trash, utility statistics

City staff shared a completed 2013 annual report with the city council April 15. ...

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Corrections
In Wednesday's Ranger, the page one story "Valdez will be seventh president" should have said Central Wyoming College hired Walter Palmberg ...

Lander's Steer Ranch joins American Angus Association

Steers Ranch LLC, of Lander, Wyoming, is a new member of the American Angus Association, reports Bryce Schumann, CEO of the national breed organization ...

Riverton resident opens a CruiseOne franchise

Marie Freeman of Riverton recently completed an intensive training program to become a certified CruiseOne Vacation Specialist in Riverton.
As a franchise ...

Mill Creek Metals turns attention to recycled materials

High demand driving up price of metals

Mill Creek Metals is under new management after two acquisitions that were spurred by booming recycled metals ...

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Gas plant partially operating again
OPAL -- A Wyoming natural gas processing plant is operating at about 40 percent of its typical seasonal level just ...

Zwonitzer changes mind on campaign

CHEYENNE -- State Rep. Dan Zwonitzer has withdrawn from the Wyoming secretary of state's race.
The Cheyenne Republican says he decided that he would rather ...

Cloud-seeding report positive

CHEYENNE -- Scientists are encouraged by preliminary research that shows seeding clouds enhanced the amount of snow in winter storms over mountain ranges in ...

BUFFALO -- A Wyoming Highway Patrol trooper is recovering from minor injuries after his parked patrol car was struck by a pickup truck north of Midwest in ...

Woman charged with driving car over boyfriend

A Lander woman was charged April 21 with two counts of aggravated assault for driving over her boyfriend the week before. The defendant, Teresa Leah Sunrhodes, ...

Warmest weather of year not predicted to bring flooding this weekend

The Wind River continues to have a moderate to high flood potential this spring, according to the National Weather Service, but experts do not expect high ...

 
 

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