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

Norval 'Ozzie' Bapst

Norval "Ozzie" Bapst, of Riverton, died Tuesday, April 29, 2014, at his home. He was 84 years old.
A viewing will be noon to 2 p.m. Monday, May 5, at Davis ...

Robert L. Jackson

Robert L. Jackson, of Lander, died Saturday, April 26, 2014, at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation-Wind River in Riverton. He was 96 years old.
Funeral ...

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 ...

The American Legion team travels to Rock Springs to face three teams in a round-robin tournament format.

The Riverton Raiders are preparing to embark ...

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 ...

'Mockingbird' makes strong case for e-books

"To Kill a Mockingbird" is one of America's most beloved books. The seminal tale follows Atticus, a courageous, strong-willed, morally impeccable lawyer, and ...

Tribal election code is crucial and must not be undermined

Editor:
I would just like to say thank you to all who voted for me. Unfortunately, I have declined due to health reasons. But, I'd also like to express my ...

Finding laughter where you can

I'm convinced it's a key to long life and good health

"The devil can't stand the sound of laughter," said retired Pastor Don last Sunday. He even ...

Getting Russia's attention

Amid the Ukraine crisis, the U.S. is spanking Russian individuals, not just the government

The world was treated today to the resumption of a sight ...

Digest

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 Dan Zwonitzer has withdrawn from the Wyoming secretary of state's race.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 ...

Valdez starts planning move to Riverton and CWC helm

Central Wyoming College president-elect Cristobal Valdez informed his current staff Wednesday that he will be moving to Riverton this summer.
He was hired ...

District 25 to ban 'use of e-cigarettes' on school property and vehicles

Fremont County School District 25 in Riverton plans to revise its policy handbook to clarify a restriction on the use of cigarettes on school ...

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