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Riverview Road speed limit to drop Wednesday

A reduced project speed limit of 30 mph will be in effect Wednesday morning on the Riverview Road highway improvement project in Riverton.
"The new speed ...

Hoping relatives might remember

Editor:
I was born in Fremont County, and I started grade school there. Not long afterward, my father lost his job, so my parents decided to move to ...

Duke Leroy Perry

Duke Leroy Perry died Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013, in Fremont County. He was 21 years old.
A visitation will begin at 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, and continue all ...

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Corrections
In Sunday's Ranger, the page five story about the Central Wyoming College Foundation's 13th Annual Oktoberfest should have said the event ...

Fall sports season a good springboard to the winter contests for Wolverines

It's transition time. Season to new season. Sport to new sport.
A look back at the fall of 2013 will have us remembering that Riverton High School won its ...

Experts hope sugar, salt next on FDA list

Now that the Food and Drug Administration has moved to banish most trans fats from the nation's diet, some public health advocates are hopeful that two other ...

Family planning office sets hours, locations

Fremont County Family Planning employees say the department's programs have been restructured to be more efficient and effective for the community.
In ...

Joan A. Spoonhunter

Joan A. Spoonhunter, of Riverton, died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation-Wind River. She was 71 years old.
A rosary will be at 6 ...

Melvin 'Mel' Hitshew

Melvin "Mel" Hitshew died Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013, at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. He was 76 years old.
Cremation has taken place, and no services will be ...

Tamara Matilda Timbana

Tamara Matilda Timbana died Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013, following an automobile accident. She was 27 years old.
Traditional Indian funeral services will be at noon ...

Morgan Gramlich picked the perfect time to swim the fastest 500-yard freestyle time of her career.
The Lander High School junior not only won the Class 3-A ...

Tuesday notes

A matter of definition
After being short-changed out of our normally fine weather thanks to the wintry conditions that pervaded the season change in ...

Cruz may prove doubters wrong in '16

Remember, the 2016 Republican presidential nomination is not going to be decided by elected Republicans on Capitol Hill.

Here in Washington, ...

Sing your Strong Heart Song

And honor the immense, quiet strength of mothers whose children go to war.

A little girl walked down the ridge on a hot day in late June with her ...

Public employees provide inside look at Obamacare in early stage

Editor:
We in Fremont County and Wyoming are fortunate to have examples of how the "Obamacare" Affordable Care Act is being put in place via county ...

The tide

There is no stopping the energetic effect of American immigration

The most vexing questions about immigration do not apply so strongly in Wyoming as ...

County might give more to Lander rebuild

Fremont County Treasurer Scott Harnsberger says he wants to move $380,000 from the county's investment pool into 18 county accounts, including $140,000 for the ...

Wyoming digest

Life sentence expected Tuesday
CHEYENNE -- A Wheatland man faces life in prison when he goes before a judge for sentencing in the 2011 shooting deaths ...

Teton chief retiring from highly political post

JACKSON -- Retiring Grand Teton National Park Superintendent Mary Gibson Scott has had a parks career that saw her serve in places like San Francisco and New ...

The first paid performance at the newly minted Robert A. Peck Arts Center (known originally as the Central Wyoming College Arts Center) 30 years ago this week ...

 
 

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