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Couple pleads not guilty to child abuse charges

A trial date has not been set for the Casper residents.

CASPER --A Casper couple have denied charges that they abused their 9-year-old daughter by ...

First class graduates from rez college program

Nine students received their diplomas May 3 at the Wind River Hotel and Casino during a graduation ceremony that recognized the first cohort of students to ...

Suspicious substance in envelope spurs evacuation of Riverton court

No one was injured in an incident involving a white, powdery substance that was sent to the Riverton courthouse Thursday afternoon.
The substance later was ...

Director of library system steps down

The board of trustees has approved a search committee for a new leader.

The Fremont County Library System has approved a search committee for a new ...

Spring active time for bears; wildlife officials urge caution

Wildlife officials are reminding forest users to be extra mindful of bear activity during the spring, when the animals are especially active.
"They're ...

Employer of man killed by bear faces $15,000 in fines

The ecological consulting firm Nature's Capital has been cited and fined more than $15,000 in connection with the September death of its employee Adam Stewart, ...

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In Thursday's Ranger, the page five story "Group helping artists on rez with business goals" should have said the Wyoming Women's Business ...

Former UW lineman Rains seeks NFL career with Broncos

LARAMIE -- During his three years in Laramie, Connor Rains never made the short trek to Denver for a Broncos game.
In a few short months, he could get that ...

RHS soccer teams host Evanston on Monday in rescheduled matches

The RHS girls start at 5 p.m. followed by the boys in a doubleheader.

The Riverton Wolverines complete their home soccer schedule Monday night with a ...

Brock meet canceled, so teams flock to Thermop

Normally host to 12-15teams, the Bobcat Invitational swelled to 22 teams on Friday.

A late spring storm hit central Wyoming and made track and field ...

An offensive explosion Friday night put the Lander Tigers back on the winning track in Class 3-A boys soccer with a 6-0 win against the Powell Panthers at ...

When Mak Meeks was playing on an under-8 soccer team for the Lander Strikers, the coaches moved her back as a defender.
Now Meeks, a senior for the Lander ...

Pictures of huge Interstate 80 wreck site didn't do it justice

Editor:
I drove past the big wrecks on Interstate 80 in April in the other lane. I could hardly believe my eyes. No pictures I saw in the news media did it ...

District 38 leader says he was fired 'without cause'

No reason has been provided officially for the dismissal of Tim Stathis as superintendent of Fremont County School District 38 in Arapahoe. Stathis was ...

Nevaeh Rain Eko Lloyd

A prayer service for infant Nevaeh Rain Eko Lloyd is at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 12, at Davis Funeral Home in Riverton.
She was born Wednesday, May 6, at ...

Stacks and scrubbers

A big oil refinery is going try to comply with new pollution rules

Last week the owners of the big HollyFrontier oil refinery in Cheyenne announced ...

Award-winning documentary on local teepee to premiere at casino

St. Stephen's Indian School will premiere its award-winning documentary, "Listening for a New Day: The Making of an Arapaho Buffalo Hide Tipi," Tuesday and ...

Central Wyoming College was nearing the end of a great rodeo season 15 years ago this week. Hosting their home rodeo, the Rustler Roundup, coach Rick Smith's ...

State taking control of two troubled nursing homes

CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming Department of Health is taking over temporary management of troubled nursing homes in Rock Springs and Saratoga, state officials ...

Inmate who died in Torrington prison had Riverton ties

A former Riverton resident serving time at the medium-security prison in Torrington has died after a lengthy illness.
Department officials say 55-year-old ...

 
 

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