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Two more enter Sec-State campaign
(AP) -- Two former Wyoming legislators have announced they're running for Wyoming Secretary ofState.
Ed Buchanan, who ...

Fremont County employees can get a break on higher health insurance costs if they choose a high-deductible policy and participate in the county's wellness ...

Child's death near Ethete investigated

Federal authorities have confirmed they are investigating the March 26 death of an infant on the Wind River Indian Reservation.
The death was related to a ...

Hill: Don't fragment SF104

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Lawyers for the Wyoming superintendent of public instruction are back in court after lawyers for the state conceded in a court filing that the ...

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (AP) -- The U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude-4.8 earthquake that shook northern Yellowstone National Park is the strongest ...

City asks for public's ideas in developing state parcel

The City of Riverton hopes to receive public comment Tuesday night during the city council meeting regarding a conceptual plan property north of Riverton and ...

Pitt meth ring player gets probation, with threat of prison

A key figure in a methamphetamine operation has been sentenced to five years probation with an underlying sentence of five to 10 years.
Travis Fauque received ...

Digest

Grizzly bear study progressing
JACKSON (AP) -- Federal managers of the Yellowstone region's grizzly bears say their work on the Endangered Species Act ...

UW tuition going up

Trustees approved 5 percent tuition increase on Friday
LARAMIE (AP) -- The Uni-versity of Wyoming Board of Trustees voted to raise tuition, fees and ...

Chief: Telephone scammers 'attacking' local residents

By Kelli Ameling
Staff Writer

Telephone fraud reports are climbing in Fremont County, but fewer people seem to be falling for them.
Lander police chief ...

Arrest made locally in federal murder, sexual assault case

Federal documents released last week reveal that Bureau of Indian Affairs special agents arrested a man on Feb. 26 on the Wind River Indian Reservation on ...

The bill increases the number of Fremont County ranchers
eligible for compensation and makes up for a lapse in funding to cover the 2012 drought
The ...

Task force will tackle air service problem at airport

Working to combat mounting air service problems at Fremont County's only commercial airport, the Riverton Regional Airport Board has named a citizen task force ...

Livestock board now accepting applications for loan program

The Wyoming Livestock Board will consider applications for the Wyoming Veterinary Loan Repayment Program at a summer 2014 meeting.
Applications for the loan ...

Enzi's Inventors Conference set for Saturday

Inventors and entrepreneurs can head to Riverton on Saturday to take part in U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi's 11th annual Inventors Conference "From Your Garage to the ...

Electric utility seeks rate hike affecting many in county

Riverton-area and Lander residents could see their electricity bills jump up $4.50 a month on average next year if a proposed price increase from Rocky ...

Today

Corrections
In Thursday's Ranger, the page one story "Guilty plea by second Rails to Trails attacker" should have said Fremont County Attorney Michael ...

Digest

Two more charged in Lusk killing
BOULDER, Colo. -- Two more men have been charged in the suspected drug-related killing of a Colorado man whose body was ...

WASHINGTON -- The Air Force took the extraordinary step Thursday of firing nine midlevel nuclear commanders and announcing it will discipline dozens of junior ...

College expects little difficulty in complying with health law

Human resources officials at Central Wyoming College say they won't have to change much to comply with the employer mandate as part of the federal Patient ...

 
 

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