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In Thursday's Ranger, the page one story "West Nile virus detected in city" should have said the Environmental Protection Agency regulates ...

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Re-count verifies one-vote victory
JACKSON --A re-count has confirmed that Teton County commissioner candidate Reynolds Pomeroy made it onto the ...

Independent candidates running in general election

CHEYENNE --Some independent candidates are pushing to get on the ballot for Wyoming's general election in November.
Don Wills of Pine Bluffs filed a petition ...

Reward offered for former billionaire's assets

HELENA, Mont. --The trustee representing Yellowstone Club creditors offered a reward Wednesday to anyone who can help uncover property or bank accounts the ...

Mead asking for Medicaid proposal for Legislature

CHEYENNE --Gov. Matt Mead says he expects to be ready to brief state lawmakers early next year about the best deal Wyoming could get from the federal ...

TV personality and coyote caller Les Johnson will speak Saturday.

The Wyoming State Trapper's Association's convention is in Riverton this weekend, ...

Write-ins could advance to general

Several write-in candidates could add a twist to municipal elections this fall after receiving enough votes to be on the general-election ballot. Write-in ...

Campbell secures GOP House District 34 race

For most of Tuesday evening, Wyoming House District 34 Rep. Rita Campbell, R-Shoshoni, was unsure whether she would be elected to serve another term in ...

Officials planning to recover Uden bodies from Fremont Lake

Authorities plan to recover the bodies of the Uden family from the deep waters of a Sublette County lake as the 34th anniversary of their murders approaches. ...

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Deaths
BAKER
Rosalie Baker, 87, of Pavillion, died Tuesday, Aug. 19, at Westward Heights Nursing Home in Lander. A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. ...

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Student missing from Teton park
MOOSE --Authorities are searching for a Russian student who failed to turn up at his summer job in Grand Teton National ...

Touch-screens slow release of Laramie County's election results

CHEYENNE --Slow-counting touch-screen voting machines are one reason the initial results of Tuesday's primary election in Laramie County were not available ...

Officials to re-count ballots for Natrona County Commission

CASPER -- Natrona County officials are recounting the primary election ballots because two Republican candidates for county commissioner finished less than 1 ...

Balow says her campaign is gearing up for Nov. 4 election

CHEYENNE --Fresh off a Republican primary victory, state schools superintendent candidate Jillian Balow says her campaign will be readjusting its focus for the ...

Maldonado beats Brockie in Dem primary for Senate District 25 spot

Sergio Maldonado received a call at about 9:45 p.m. Tuesday from his challenger, Travis Brockie, in the Democratic primary for Wyoming Senate District ...

Case not 'real surprised' by Senate District 25 victory

After visiting with constituents during his re-election campaign this summer, Wyoming Senate District 25 Sen. Cale Case, R-Lander, said he wasn't too worried ...

Two arrested after 163-mile car chase ends in Rawlins

A stolen gray 2013 Dodge Charger led law enforcement on a high speed chase Tuesday afternoon that reached Rawlins from Riverton in less than 90 minutes. A ...

West Nile virus detected in city

Area residents have been warned to be vigilant in avoiding mosquitoes now that West Nile virus has been detected in city limits.
Local resident and mayoral ...

Nine file for general election one day after primary

On the day after Wyoming primary ballots were cast, nine people filed in Fremont County to become candidates in the November general elections.
Third-party ...

Winnie the Pooh was right: Bears love honey. But in real life those animals do not show their affection as charmingly as cartoons would have us believe.
A ...

 
 

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