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

Related Content:

Wyoming digest

Mead may seek more road money
CHEYENNE -- The passage of the state's fuel tax hike earlier in the year has not ended the debate about funding Wyoming's ...

Most roads in Yellowstone to close Monday

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK -- The roads to most Yellowstone National Park destinations will close to automobile travel on Monday as the park begins preparing for ...

New GED exams offer more options

CHEYENNE -- Wyoming students seeking a high school equivalency certificate will soon have three testing options instead of just one.
In January, the state will ...

Work starts on new energy curriculum

CHEYENNE -- Preliminary work has begun on a program that will teach Wyoming youngsters about energy development and natural resources in their state.
The ...

Law would allow quicker logging of trees burned in western forest fires

RENO, Nev. -- More than 200 biologists, ecologists and other scientists are urging Congress to defeat legislation they say would destroy critical wildlife ...

John Patrick Blust

Former Lander resident John Patrick Blust, 48, of Denver, died Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013.
He was born in Lander on Oct. 21, 1965, the son of the late Richard ...

The way it was: Atlantic City mine -- 1960

Fremont County was in a full-fledged mining boom when this picture was shot in early November of 1960.
On the heels of the all-out development of uranium ...

Ocean Lake pond drained for maintenance

In an effort to increase habitat quality and hunting opportunities, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department has drained Pond 5 at Ocean Lake Wildlife Habitat ...

Digest

Jackie & Gary to perform at library
The Riverton Branch Library is bringing back "Jackie & Gary" for another round of folk music, including a tribute ...

CWC making changes to salary review process

Faculty and staff at Central Wyoming College said they are pleased the school included them in an organization-wide compensation and classification study ...

WHP offers tips for night driving

Drivers may find themselves driving home after work in the dark with the implementation of daylight saving time Sunday.
Wyoming Highway Patrol Troopers ...

Delegation to visit county

The Wyoming Congressional delegation will have its field staff members available to listen to questions and concerns from Fremont County residents Tuesday and ...

Peck arts center marking its 30th anniversary with concerts, film screening

The a capella group m-pact, named the vocal group of the year at the Los Angeles Music Awards, kicks off the 30th anniversary celebration of the Robert A. Peck ...

Officers arrest four, net 29 grams of marijuana in Riverton traffic stop

Law enforcement officers confiscated 29 grams of marijuana from four individuals who said they had traveled to Colorado to pick up the drug and sell it in ...

No suspect yet in shot fired at game warden's vehicle; FBI says public is safe

The FBI still is looking for the individual who shot at a Bureau of Indian Affairs commissioned tribal game warden's vehicle Oct. 18 in the Missouri Valley ...

New committee on school facilities convenes, hears details on property

About 25 individuals were part of the first Collaborative Facilities Committee meeting Tuesday in the administration building of Fremont County School District ...

Timeline of triple murder case stretches nearly 40 years

1974 -- Gerald and Virginia Uden marry.
1975 -- Gerald Uden adopts Virginia's children Reagan, 10, and Richard, 11. Virginia files for divorce six ...

Bodies at bottom of lake; murders 'over in 10 seconds'; ex-husband's life sentence ends 33-year mystery

Gerald Uden was sentenced to life in prison ...

New UW defense coordinator keeps it simple

LARAMIE -- Less is more, right?
Jamar Cain sure hopes so.
The first-year Wyoming defensive line coach has a strategy about how he wants to run the defense in ...

Riverton staggers Gillette in 4-A tourney opener, but top-seeded Camels survive

CASPER -- Shock waves were sent throughout the Casper Events when the Riverton Wolverines had the Gillette Lady Camels on the ropes in the opening round of the ...

 
 

County Weather

Photo Gallery

Twitter Feed (Follow Us!)

© 2015 Riverton Ranger, Inc.