A family-owned daily newspaper serving Riverton, Lander and Fremont County, Wyoming since 1949

Related Content:

Fine tuning continues on budget before session

CHEYENNE -- Members of the Legislature's Joint Appropriations Committee voted Friday to reduce possible extra state compensation for counties that stand to lose ...

The shop and agriculture building at Riverton High School was destroyed by fire 57 years ago this week.
The 10-year-old building stood just to the south of ...

Driver's seat

The new ambulance chief haggled for more money; now he has to deliver

Fremont County is having to pay more for its new ambulance department director ...

Digest

CWC extends contracts
Two top administrators at Central Wyoming College received contract extensions during the January board meeting at the ...

Competing at a pair of tournaments at the University of Utah last weekend, the Central Wyoming College speech and debate team qualified a second student for a ...

Internet reaching more entities on reservation

Communications specialists gave lawmakers an update on the Wind River Indian Reservation's Internet connections during the Wyoming Legislature's Select ...

Arapahoe School honorees recognized at board meeting

The district's Impact Aid grant application also was placed on the agenda to receive input from attendees.

Fremont County School District 38 gave ...

This year, Ted Rivera, Rv Hereford Jr. and Rv Hereford Sr. said they got serious about their hunting skills and they decided to enter the Wyoming Best of the ...

County won't take more action on Bennett in Drennen's case

The Fremont County Commission has decided not to ask Wyoming Attorney General Gregory A. Phillips to re-examine the Gabriel Drennen case. The county board also ...

RPD wants no part of new, standardized dispatch procedure

Officials at the Riverton Police Department say they aren't interested in using the new, nationally standardized dispatch program recently purchased by the ...

C.A. 'Buck' Buchanan Jr.

C.A. "Buck" Buchanan Jr. died Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, after a short illness. He was 85 years old.
The funeral will be Friday, Jan. 31, in Uvalde, ...

Girls from Fremont County schools came together Saturday at Central Wyoming College to be a part of annual Girls Day Out events organized by the Soroptimist ...

Baker fought weeds for 38 years

The county's longtime weed and pest supervisor retired in December after bringing many innovations to his field.

After 38 years of battling weeds, ...

Lander dominating on mats over Mountain View

The Lander Tigers had a successful home wrestling opener on Thursday night by pounding Mountain View.
Lander controlled the lower weights to chalk up a 46-16 ...

Shyatt expects to be back on bench

LARAMIER00;-- Larry Shyatt said he had tears in his eyes. But they were tears of joy.
The University of Wyoming men's basketball coach wasn't on the bench ...

The Riverton Wolverines made their indoor track debut last Friday at the Gillette Invitational meet.
The Wolverines held their own against the other 4-A and ...

Libraries, museums weigh sharing internal work

Maintenance and tech support positions are under discussion.

Members of the county library and museums boards are discussing the possibility of ...

Council draws another letter of interest for vacancies

A fourth Riverton resident has submitted interest in serving on the Riverton City Council, which has two vacancies.
Waylon Oldman's residence on the 1300 ...

Charges dropped in meth case; lawyers fail to reach a deal

Attorneys' mistakes left few options for continuing to prosecute the case against a Riverton man arrested during a county-wide drug bust in May, a judge has ...

It's a great time to be a Broncos fan

Denver Broncos mania is back.
This is a great time to be a Denver Broncos fan.
Winning will do that.
Having Peyton Manning as the quarterback of your ...

 
 

County Weather

Photo Gallery

Twitter Feed (Follow Us!)

© 2015 Riverton Ranger, Inc.