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Peace march was a success

Editor:
I thank the community for coming out Aug. 8 to participate in the inaugural peace march. It was a rousing success, and those of us who helped to ...

Volunteers of America-Northern Rockies held a re-dedication ceremony July 27 at the Center of Hope. The event honored clients, staff and community members ...

Boundary suit briefs complete; arguments months off

Lawyers have finished filing mountainous briefs in a case pitting the federal government and two Indian tribes against the state of Wyoming and local ...

Three arrested, one cited for child endangerment

Child neglect reported at same address in September

Three people were arrested and one person was cited for child endangerment July 23 due to ...

Riverton's diverse community garden is the largest in the state.
That's according to garden volunteer coordinator Sherry Shelley, who said that the garden ...

Questions behind the headlines

It's time for better thinking on drugs, guns, mental illness

If you haven't thrown it out, go back and look at the front page of The Ranger from July ...

One is not the other

Trying to link the Center of Hope shootings to the EPA border issue doesn't help either issue

Attempts to mold the Center of Hope shootings of July ...

County fair parade 'helped people start feeling better'

Editor:
I thought the county fair parade on July 25 was a very good answer to the community sadness over the people getting shot at the Center of Hope ...

City mulls adding security features to facilities in wake of July shooting

Employees have expressed concern about their safety.

Soon after the deadly shooting in July at the Center of Hope in Riverton, city employees ...

A soccer ball bounded across the turf of Wolverine Field as the sun beat down Wednesday morning during the Hot Shots Soccer Camp put on by R Recreation.
Maci ...

City's website now features 'Video Tour of Riverton'

Newcomers to the city of Riverton or potential residents have a new resource they can use to learn about the Rendezvous City.
With the city's cooperation, ...

Use Center of Hope tragedy for progress on real issues

Editor:
On July 18 an incident took place whereby three men will never again return to the lives they have known. One gave up that life voluntarily, another ...

Tuesday notes

Day by day
Residents of the Wind River Basin get a fundamental lesson in the movement of air across the continent this time of year as wildfire season ...

RPD creating part-time liaison position to address alleged discrimination

The Riverton Police Department is creating a new position in an effort to address alleged acts of discrimination in town.
RPD chief Mike Broadhead said the ...

Day reporting center for at-risk students to return to Riverton

The program provides education to youths who are involved with the court system and face expulsion from school.

A day reporting center for the ...

Welcoming automobile travelers through the Wind River Basin in 1953 was Nicks Motors, a full-service filling station and repair shop in Riverton. The station ...

Fremont Fiber Arts Guild to host three spinning classes

Author Maggie Casey will be in Riverton from Sept. 25 to Sept. 26 for a series of spinning workshops hosted by the Fremont Fiber Arts Guild. The deadline to ...

Something special is taking place in Riverton City Park at the crossroads of East Main Street and Federal Boulevard.
The sound of cement mixers and other ...

Wildlife warning reflectors and canvas bags have proven effective in reducing wildlife-vehicle collisions during a three-year study in three Wyoming ...

Saturday morning's community peace march in Riverton almost had the feel of events from a half-century ago. The cause was different, but the climate was ...

 
 

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