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The Wyoming Department of Education held its Fifth Annual Native American Education Conference on Aug. 12 and 13 at Central Wyoming College in Riverton.
The ...

Giving land a voice

Organizations seek to shield parts of Shoshone National Forest from motorized use

Flying at 14,000 feet gives an entirely different perspective of ...

WCC volunteers on a 10-day conservation project in county

The crews helped with resource management work on Crooks Creek, Middle Cottonwood and Cooper Creek.

Wyoming Conservation Corp recently volunteered ...

UW to host symposium marking the end of water adjudication

A lengthy, high-profile and often contentious case involving the adjudication of water rights in Wyoming's Wind-Big Horn River system is the subject of a Sept. ...

Authorities arrest Ethete man after 'abduction'

Richard Whiteman, 24, of Ethete, was arrested for criminal entry and interference with police Aug. 15 after a woman accused him of abducting her ...

Wyoming's legislative seats weren't narrowed by districts in 1968. Candidates ran countywide, with the top finishers in each party nominated, and the top five ...

Crowing rooster ruffles feathers in Riverton

The man housing the bird told officers the animal would be "taken care of."

Riverton police were called to investigate the "possible presence of a ...

The project removed more than 20 years of cattails and other herbaceous buildup.

Even though wildfire season is just now peaking in Wyoming, it's ...

Today

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

Digest

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. ...

Today

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. ...

Digest

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 ...

 
 

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