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ABERNATHY
A daughter was born to Maria Abernathy of Lander and Chris Abernathy of Lander at 4:28 a.m. July 23 at SageWest Health Care at ...

Ross Hoyt

Ross Hoyt, of Lander, died Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, at home. He was 88 years old.
A funeral service was Thursday, Aug. 21, at the Church of Jesus Christ of ...

No sanctions for UW volleyball

LARAMIE -- The NCAA will not impose any sanctions on Wyoming for rules violations within its women's volleyball program.
In early 2013, Wyoming self-reported ...

I'll be on double duty this this Friday at Wolverine Field -- and loving it

Forgive me if I appear a bit frazzled this Friday night. I have two jobs to do.
I'm not sure how the first one will turn out.
The plan is to load the ...

Riverton has 24 players out for the fall season.

Riverton High School tennis coach Mary Lea Wolf says her underclassmen are pushing the veteran ...

Solid mark for Rustlers at Sheridan VB tourney

CWC travels back to Sheridan for another tournament this Friday and Saturday to face Williston State, Rocky Mountain and Lake RegionR00;State.

Three ...

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Corrections
In Sunday's Ranger, the page one photo with the story "Troubling 2012 poaching incident not ruinous" should have said the photo was taken ...

Be prepared to give names to more school sites

Editor:
I knew of Bill Stranningan but did not know him personally. I do agree that he would be a worthy recipient of the honor of putting his name on the gym ...

Tuesday notes

Happy holiday
Your daily newspaper staff appreciated the day off on Monday in observance of Labor Day. It didn't affect daily publication, but the ...

Digest

Park rescues near 90 this year
JACKSON -- Rangers have conducted nearly 90 search-and-rescue operations in Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks so ...

Montana eyes state control of federal land; governor opposes state takeover

BILLINGS, Mont. -- Montana officials are looking into taking control of federal lands in the state, although they say the proposal is complicated and ...

Science task force meets next week for first time

CHEYENNE -- Gov. Matt Mead has appointed a task force to study how to improve the science programs and laboratories at the University of Wyoming.
The Task ...

Unemployment rate up for month in Fremont County; still better than '13

Fremont County employment
Unemployment rate
July -- 5.8 percent
June -- 5.5 percent
July 2013 -- 6.0 percent

Labor force
July -- 19,899
June ...

A 2008 graduate from Central Wyoming College recently made an appearance on national television to talk about her involvement in a documentary about nurses. ...

Dorothy 'Dot' Wingert

Dorothy "Dot" Wingert, of Riverton, died Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, at her home. She was 86 years old.
A rosary will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2, at Davis ...

Leona M. Hunter

Leona M. Hunter, of Lander, died Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in Riverton. She was 83 years old.
A visitation will be 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2, in the ...

Dubois travels across the state to Guernsey next Saturday for a 1 p.m. kickoff against the top-ranked Guernsey Sunrise Vikings to open the regular ...

Tiger mixes it up with Big Horn in week-zero football scrimmage

The starting line was crossed when the Lander Valley High School Tigers faced an opponent for the first time in a controlled football scrimmage Friday vs. Big ...

RHS mixed varsity and junior varsity players throughout trailing 24-21 when the horn sounded.

WORLAND -- It looked like a Wyoming high school ...

Moose sightings around Hudson are common again, and the overall population in the area is stable.

The moose population that moves in and out of the ...

 
 

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