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City plans to do away with alley trash pick-up, require curbside only

The Riverton City Council has approved new, four-day-a-week operation of sanitation services for residents in order to accommodate changes from the Fremont ...

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Safe holiday on roadways
CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming Highway Patrol says that so far, it has received no reports of fatal crashes in Wyoming over the ...

Bodies recovered from crash site

CODY -- A rescue team has recovered the bodies of two brothers whose small plane crashed into a mountain near Yellowstone National Park three weeks ago.
The ...

Big flood-protection effort in Saratoga

CHEYENNE -- Crews continued stacking sandbags to protect the town of Saratoga from the rising flows in the North Platte River on Tuesday as weekend rains on top ...

CASPER -- Casper College was locked down briefly Wednesday after a report of shots fired nearby.
Casper police Sgt. Lyle Berg says reports came in just after 4 ...

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Births
NAJERA
A daughter was born to Adelle and Elder Najera, of Riverton, at 1:54 p.m. April 14, 2014, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. She weighed 6 ...

Tribal member says he sought proper practice of tribal law

Eastern Shoshone tribal member Wade W. LeBeau came before the Shoshone General Council and Business Council during a council meeting April 5 with an issue that ...

Man's death attributed to meth overdose

A Lander man who died May 3 did not suffer a heart attack as initially reported.
Toxicology results from the Fremont County Coroner's Office stated Gregory A. ...

Second class graduates from Fort Washakie High School

A second group of seniors graduated from Fremont County School District 21 on May 17. The Fort Washakie school honored its three graduates -- Maria Enos, ...

LeBrun details his view on jurisdiction, county attorney's role

Fremont County attorney candidate Patrick LeBrun made a campaign stop at the May 5 meeting of the Fremont County Republican Women. The group made no decision ...

Woman in wheelchair carried from burning house by firemen

The fire had penetrated the structure while she was still inside.

Firefighters rescued a disabled woman Tuesday from a burning home on Sherry ...

Flood warning still in effect

A flood warning remains in place through the weekend for the Wind River near Dubois and Riverton.
According to the National Weather Service, "very warm" ...

K-3 students pick 'Willow Creek' for new school name

Riverton elementary school students in grades K-3 have chosen Willow Creek as the name for the new K-3 elementary school to be built at 1200 W. Monroe Ave. ...

New candidates file for SD25 and HD33

A second candidate also joined the field for Shoshoni mayor.

Candidates continue to file this week for national, state and local offices representing ...

Students pick Willow Creek as name of new elementary school

Fremont County School District 25 students in grades K-3 have selected Willow Creek as the name for Riverton's new elementary school, which is planned to open ...

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Corrections
In Thursday's Ranger, the page on story "Another HD 33 candidate files; Lummis is in" should have said Mike Bailey of Riverton filed Monday ...

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Camper dies at Glendo State Park
CHEYENNE -- A Cheyenne man has died while camping at Glendo State Park.
State parks officials say another camper ...

Grand Teton grizzlies trapped for study

All trapping operations are located in the back country and away from hiking trails and campsites, but the precise locations where the study team sets its ...

Cheyenne VA controversy concerns vets

LARAMIE -- Reports that Cheyenne Veterans Affairs Medical Center staff may have falsified records to make it look like patients were getting appointments faster ...

Modelers group to have access to ponds east of Riverton

The Riverton City Council has approved a 10-year lease agreement with the Wyoming Modelers Park Association. The agreement charges the WMPA $10 per year in ...

 
 

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