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Roberta Armajo

Roberta Armajo died Sunday, April 12, 2015, in Billings, Mont., after a lengthy illness. She was 52 years old.
An evening service and wake will be at 7 p.m. ...

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Corrections
In the March 12 Ranger, the page one story "Commissioners hear pitch on selling EMS to private firm" should have said revenues have ...

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Births
PURDUM
A son was born to Sarah Purdum of Riverton and Darren Purdum of Riverton at 7:07 a.m. March 2 at SageWest Health Care at Riverton. The ...

County athletes nab medals across board on Kelly Walsh track

There was a Fremont County flavor Friday at the Trojan Invitational track and field meet in Casper.
The Riverton Wolverines, Lander Tigers and Shoshoni ...

Wyoming rushing offense shines in scrimmage

LARAMIE -- Wyoming's offense gained 226 yards and scored two rushing touchdowns, while the defense recorded four sacks and two interceptions during the Cowboys' ...

LVHS boys get win, tie in two soccer tilts

Behind four goals from Daniel Lobera, the Lander Tigers tied Torrington 4-4 Saturday on the road.
The Tigers blanked Cody 3-0 Friday night in Park County. ...

An aging college faculty

CWC faces a significant challenge and must be supported financially to meet it

There was a wave of hiring in Fremont County school districts in the ...

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Anderson replacement named
CHEYENNE -- Brian Boner of Douglas took the oath of office at the State Capitol on Friday to become the newest member of the ...

Rig count in state off one

HOUSTON -- Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. declined by 40 this week to 988 ...

Federal review of Canada lynx to take longer than expected

Designations of critical habitat have been made in parts of Wyoming and five other states.

PORTLAND, Maine -- The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is ...

The way it was: Bus garage fire -- 1983

There's never a good time for a property-damaging fire, but the flames that swept through Fremont County School District 1 bus garage in Lander 32 years ago ...

WY Outside urging youths to explore outdoors

WY Outside is launching a new effort to connect Wyoming children and families with outdoor recreation in the state.
The WY Outside Challenge is hands-on, ...

Museum event to include sheep shearing and crafts

Sheep Shearing Day is the first event in the Children's Exploration Series at the Fremont County Pioneer Museum.
Shearing demonstrations, weaving displays, ...

Transplanting permits available at national forest district offices

Tree and shrub transplanting permits are available for purchase at Shoshone National Forest district offices.
Transplant permits are $5 for one tree or shrub ...

Riverton library to show film, host reading event for writers

The Riverton Branch Library will continue its second annual Native American Film Series on Wednesday with "Winter in the Blood."
The film is a "wild and ...

Shoshone, Arapaho receiving grant from National Park Service

The National Park Service has announced that $8.78 million in grants will be allocated to 154 American Indian tribes to "support their historic preservation ...

Dirt work under way on highway project south of Riverton; delays expected

The construction has a contract completion date of Oct. 31.

Excavation of topsoil and dirt work has started on the 3.32-mile highway improvement ...

New chairman of Democratic Party hopes to increase American Indian turnout at polls

The Fremont County Democratic Party elected new officers at a March 21 meeting.
The party elected Riverton's Ron Howard as chairman, Arapahoe's Sergio ...

Alarm at Honor Farm nothing serious; officers used it to train

Anyone who saw the Fremont County Coroner and Riverton Police Department rushing to the Wyoming Honor Farm with his lights flashing on Friday have no need for ...

Plans in place for new fire hall in Hudson; $1M job this summer

The 8,000-square-foot, three-bay fire facility will be built south of the new Hudson water plant at the corner of Eighth and Kansas streets.

Hudson ...

 
 

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