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Police quiet on robbery investigation

Officials say they can't release information about an armed robbery that took place in Riverton this week.
"We're still at an impasse," Riverton Police ...

Sternberg made good impression during 'meet and greet' encounter

Editor:
I have been hearing about the departure from the University of Wyoming by the new president, Bob Sternberg. We were eating at a restaurant in Riverton ...

Give thanks for where you are from

Be thankful you are from Wyoming.
Thankful for the gin-clear mornings.
Thankful for skies at dusk that look like God's own majestic canvas if he were a ...

Thankful for 'healthy wrinkles'

That's what I am during this time of gratitude for material things that bless our bodies, and the family and friends who bless our spirits.

On ...

Thanksgiving 50 years ago

Shortly before he died, JFK proclaimed the day

It's customary for the President of the United States to issue a presidential proclamation before ...

More workers commuting to Wyoming

Teen charged in fatal wreck
CHEYENNE -- Authorities in Cheyenne have filed a felony charge of aggravated vehicular homicide-reckless driving against a ...

More workers commuting to Wyoming

Laramie and Teton counties saw the greatest influx of out-of-state workers.

CHEYENNE -- More people are commuting to Wyoming for their jobs, while ...

JACKSON -- The man believed to have ignited the Horsethief Canyon wildfire has received a bill from the U.S. Forest Service for some of the cost of putting it ...

Meal delivery plans in place

Preparations are being finalized for Thursday's Thanksgiving meal deliveries by the Riverton High School Key Club.
Hundreds of meals will be prepared in ...

Thanksgiving offerings seen countywide

Hundreds of elders in Ethete and Arapahoe received tasty meals this Thanksgiving from a group of committed women on the Wind River Indian Reservation.
The ...

BOCHES anticipates cash shortfall; added tax levy by school districts could help

Central Wyoming College's Board of Cooperative Higher Educational Services is having trouble finding funding for future dual enrollment courses in Fremont ...

County sets plans on six new projects to get 1 percent tax funding

Design work for all seven projects is estimated to cost $2.1 million, and county funds will provide the entirety of construction costs.

Fremont ...

Pokes go cold late in Ohio State setback

Junior forward Larry Nance Jr. posted a double-double with 17 points and 12 rebounds and the University of Wyoming men's basketball team was within one point ...

'Towel time' was fun time on the swim bus

Readers know that each week I sign off this column with, "Go Big Red".
And then I chuckle. Out loud.
While I hope that "Go Big Red" encourages our Riverton ...

Late rally for CWC women rings 68-66 win in Montana

Big-time shots in the final two minutes were delivered by the Central Wyoming College women's basketball team Friday afternoon in a 68-66 victory over ...

Today

Deaths
ARMAJO
Franklin J. Armajo, 71, of Arapahoe, died Sunday, Nov. 24, at his home. A rosary will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26, at Great Plains ...

Program offering break to caregivers

Wyoming Senior Citizens Inc., through its National Family Caregiver Support Program, hopes to give more caregivers in Riverton a chance to rest.
The federal ...

Pentagon boasts clean audits, but system of accountability is suspect

WASHINGTON -- The Pentagon's central payroll and accounting office, which pays out tens of billions of dollars a year to U.S. service members and defense ...

Enact laws to protect the right to different ideas, opinions

Editor:
In recent observation, I have noticed that the general public does not fully understand what the word "normal" means.
Normal and/or normality in ...

Tuesday notes

Newspaper holiday
It's Thanksgiving week, which brings up a bit of newspaper scheduling information. The Ranger will not publish Thursday in observance ...

 
 

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