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Education a new, defining issue for 2016 Republican class

CHICAGO -- Raising U.S. educational expectations through national goals was a priority for Republican President George W. Bush. But many of his would-be ...

'Wake up' and give appearance of Riverton some more thought

Editor:
The mayor has made many comments in the past about the beautiful City of Riverton. Maybe he should take a drive through the city and look at all the ...

Air service chair digging in

Missy White has a personal stake in success

The Fremont County life of Missy White offers a fascinating example of why Riverton Regional Airport must ...

A step back

Legislators are right to reconsider a special session on Cindy Hill

Wyoming legislators over the past year have not done much to merit ...

Digest

Police learn to deal with biker gangs
ROCK SPRINGS -- Rock Springs police are getting training to deal with outlaw motorcycle gangs.
Police Chief Mike ...

Officers will track arrests for marijuana

Wyoming law-enforcement officers plan to track marijuana arrests more closely now that the drug is legal in neighboring Colorado.
The Wyoming Association of ...

Alice Uden trial begins in Cheyenne; daughter talks

CHEYENNE -- An elderly Missouri woman's daughter is testifying at her mother's first-degree murder trial in Wyoming in a case that goes back almost 40 ...

Tribal settlement money evident in increased car sales locally

Vehicle sales saw a bump in Fremont County as Northern Arapaho tribal members began receiving settlement checks from a lawsuit over mineral royalties.
From ...

In centennial year, 4-H carnival Saturday

The Fremont County 4-H Carnival is this weekend in Riverton, offering games, crafts, prizes and food to all participants.
Organizers say they stuck to ...

All household waste sent to Lander to fill landfill before 2023 deadline

The larger Sand Draw site would accept only construction and demolition waste until then.

In an effort to fill the Lander landfill before its ...

By the numbers

City report summarizes police, building, trash, utility statistics

City staff shared a completed 2013 annual report with the city council April 15. ...

Janis E. Matthews

Janis E. Matthews, formerly of Riverton, died Friday, April 25, 2014, at Mayo Clinic Hospital in Rochester, Minn., following a long and courageous battle with ...

Donald Charles Golaszewski

Donald Charles Golaszewski died Wednesday, April 30, 2014, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. He was 71 years old.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday, May ...

Billie Arlene Shoopman

Billie Arlene Shoopman died Monday, April 28, 2014, at Morning Star Manor in Fort Washakie. She was 83 years old.
Services will be at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 3, ...

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Corrections
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 ...

 
 

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