Sep 18, 2014 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Tablets, laptops, e-books and a music mixer are some of the new items available to all patrons.
For some people, it has been a while since they've ... [more]
Sep 18, 2014 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  The organization had asked for $650,000 for the 1.5-acre lot last year but sold it for $125,000.
The old Veterans of Foreign Wars building on West ... [more]
Sep 18, 2014 - Jayne Mosser, Riverton:  Editor:
Yes, this has been a terrible summer for weeds. I think one reason that there are so many more is that it just caught lots of people by surprise ... [more]
Sep 18, 2014 - By Betty Starks Case:  Enter one to lose yourself, the other to find
I'm sure some readers would agree I sometimes write myself into a maze. They're lucky if I don't take ... [more]
Sep 18, 2014 - By Steven R. Peck:  Scotland is voting today, but the lure of breaking away is universal
Poll places in Scotland's fascinating national referendum on independence are ... [more]
Sep 18, 2014 - The Associated Press:  Low expectations for PAWS test
CHEYENNE -- A Wyoming Education Department official says Wyoming students and parents shouldn't be alarmed when statewide ... [more]
Sep 18, 2014 - By Ben Neary, The Associated Press:  CHEYENNE -- A Laramie County man who was shot and wounded by city police during a traffic stop has filed a federal lawsuit against the City of Cheyenne and four ... [more]
Sep 18, 2014 - By Ben Neary, The Associated Press:  Wyoming is among the states seeing a decrease in the poverty rate.
New figures from the U.S. Census Bureau state that the nationwide poverty rate remained ... [more]
Sep 18, 2014 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  Plans are being developed for the proposed hall of fame display for Fremont County School District 25.
During a Tuesday school board meeting, Riverton High ... [more]
Sep 18, 2014 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Investigators believe this month's fatal bear attack north of Dubois took place where the body of Adam Stewart, 31, of Utah, was found, meaning the bear didn't ... [more]
Sep 17, 2014 - By Rick Nelson, McClatchy Newspapers:  This crusty-topped bar should be in every chocolate lover's baking repertoire.
Along with death, taxes and Meryl Streep landing another Oscar ... [more]
Sep 17, 2014 - Tracie Mariwell, Gillette:  Editor:
As to writing coach Bill Strannigan's name on the Riverton High School gym floor, what about John Aanestad's name, too?
He directed the bands for ... [more]
Sep 17, 2014 - Roger L. Gose, Riverton:  Editor:
Please accept the following clarification regarding the photograph labeled "Sunrise daylilies" in the Sept. 5 Ranger:
I am a collector and grower of ... [more]
Sep 17, 2014 - By Steven R. Peck:  Explaining away the injury of a child as family tradition is unacceptable
"That's how I was raised."
Adrian Peterson, the all-pro football player of ... [more]
Sep 17, 2014 - The Associated Press:  Airline subsidy renewed
GREEN RIVER -- Rock Springs and Sweetwater County will continue to have air service to Salt Lake City for at least another ... [more]
Sep 17, 2014 - The Associated Press:  CHEYENNE -- People from New Mexico to Montana saw the bright object break apart as it moved slowly northward across the night sky. Witnesses described it as ... [more]
Sep 17, 2014 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  The Riverton City Council is considering forming a new beautification committee, and members discussed different responsibilities the committee could take. ... [more]
Sep 17, 2014 - By Eric Blom, Staff Writer:  Governor nominee Pete Gosar challenges incumbent Mead
Attendees peppered Democratic gubernatorial candidate Pete Gosar with questions at a Sept. 16 ... [more]
Sep 17, 2014 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  The Riverton City Council has voted to replace 32-year-old pump at the local water treatment plant.
The pump is one of three that have been in place at the ... [more]
Sep 17, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  With one more non-conference football game on the schedule, first-year Lander Valley High School Tigers coach John Rounds wants to find consistency on ... [more]
Sep 17, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor :  Members of the Wyoming Indian High School Chiefs cross country teams had an extra-important learning experience on at the Michelle Ludwig Invitational on ... [more]
Sep 17, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Shoshoni advanced into the semifinals of the top bracket Saturday at the Big Horn Invitational volleyball tournament.
In the semis, Wright won a 25-14, 25-14 ... [more]
Sep 17, 2014 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  Riverton plays at home Friday against Laramie.
Making a school-day trip to Sweetwater County, the Riverton Lady Wolverines volleyball team picked up ... [more]
Sep 17, 2014 - Staff:  Births
A child was born to Tianna Armour of Ethete and Peter Blackburn Jr. of Riverton at 10:42 a.m. July 14 at SageWest Health Care at ... [more]
Sep 17, 2014 - By Jeanmarie Brownson, McClatchy Newspapers:  Freezer makes it easy to use summer's bounty
Every September, a small panic rises.
The herb garden overflows; so do the border plantings of leafy ... [more]
Sep 17, 2014 - Staff:  Patricia "Pat" Reddon died Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, at SageWest Health Care at Riverton surrounded by her closest family members. She was 75 years ... [more]
Sep 17, 2014 - Staff:  Lois Marie DeCoteau died Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, after a lengthy illness. She was 65 years old.
There were no services.
Lois DeCoteau was born Jan. 18, ... [more]
Sep 17, 2014 - Staff:  Wanda Lee McMullen, 67, formerly of Fremont County, died Friday, June 27, 2014.
Memorial services will be at a later date.
Wanda Lee Fleak was born June 18, ... [more]
Sep 16, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  In his first cross country meet of the season for the Central Wyoming College Rustlers, Tristan Mitchell finished third overall in the men's race Saturday at ... [more]
Sep 16, 2014 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  One hundred years ago this month, Steamboat, the bucking horse that has come to define Wyoming and is one of the most-iconic state symbols in America, breathed ... [more]