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Flash floods, fires pose a risk to Wyoming residents

Spring is a time of transition, when late-season snowstorms can affect travel and afternoon thunderstorms bring the threat of hail, tornadoes and lightning. ...

Film star, artists to discuss their work in library series

The subject of the documentary "Havana Curveball" will attend a screening of the film at Riverton Branch Library.

The Riverton Branch Library and ...

When everyone becomes an expert

It means the real experts have a much harder job.

A state champion cross country runner decides to try volleyball and is a star at that sport too.
A ...

Airport name change sensible

Editor:
I read with interest the letter from April 5, "It's the service, not the name," by Mr. Mike Ward.
As I was instrumental in appointing the airport ...

Why she runs

Hillary Rodham Clinton has done a lot already, so why endure another battle?

Hillary Rodham Clinton is running for president. The worst-kept secret ...

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North Carolina man killed by train
GILLETTE (AP) -- A 28-year-old North Carolina man has been struck and killed by a train in northeast ...

Snowstorm leads to major wrecks and closures on I-80

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Wintry weather swept across parts of the Rockies on Thursday, leaving behind some wrecks and road closures.
Heavy snow was being blamed for ...

Airport runway rebuild starting soon

A starting date of May 1 is anticipated for the 170-day job.

The $11.6 million runway reconstruction project at Riverton Regional Airport is closer ...

ETHETE -- Keegan Her Many Horses, the defending Class 2-A 800-meter and cross country champion from Wyoming Indian High School, has signed a national letter of ...

Early steps are being taking by the Riverton Raiders on the baseball diamond. The team has been practicing since March 16.
Riverton holds practice three ...

Pending approval from the Riverton school board, Stuart Mullins will be the new head boys basketball coach at Riverton High School.
Mullins replaces Dick ...

State OKs EOG flaring request

The state Board of Land Commissioners has approved a company's request to avoid paying royalties to the state on natural gas that the company has flared in the ...

DWS urges unemployment insurance claimants to file online

The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services Unemployment Insurance Division is encouraging individuals to file for unemployment insurance benefits online. ...

Devon Energy makes Fortune magazine's best workplace list

Devon Energy has been named to Fortune magazine's list of the "100 Best Companies to Work For," the eighth consecutive year the company has earned a spot on ...

Davey retiring after 20 years with CWC

A retiring employee was commended for her service in February during a meeting of the Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees.
Martha Davey will retire at ...

'Cop cams' for local officers and deputies worth consideration

Editor:
It could cost us some money, but I support having the police officers and sheriff deputies in Fremont County wear the little "cop cams" on their ...

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 ...

 
 

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