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RHS girls boot Rock Springs 2-1

By Craig Blumenshine
Staff Writer

The Riverton Lady Wolverines scored their first two goals of the season to come from behind and beat the Rock Springs ...

Brenda Miska

Brenda Miska, formerly of Riverton, died Tuesday, March 25, 2014, surrounded by family. She was 47 years old.
Visitation will be noon to 6 p.m. Sunday, March ...

New coach Chatfield takes over Cougar track teams

A new era for the Wind River track and field program is arriving for the 2014 season.
Longtime coach Dirk Gosnell has been replaced by Kiley Chatfield. He ...

High school basketball season shortened next year

3-A reorganized into quadrant configuration

The Wyoming High School Activities Association has decided to reduce the number of basketball games for ...

Hibernians enforce Catholic doctrine, not Catholic opinion, on St. Patrick's Day Parade

The annual St. Patrick's Day Parade in New York went ahead March 17 just as it has for decades.
Touted as America's oldest and longest parade, nearly 200,000 ...

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Corrections
In Thursday's Ranger, the page one story "Guilty plea by second Rails to Trails attacker" should have said Fremont County Attorney Michael ...

Wind River Casino hosting two-day job fair

The Wind River Hotel and Casino is inviting interested applicants to attend a job fair Monday in Ethete and Tuesday in Arapahoe.
Attendees can meet with the ...

Man pleads not guilty to terroristic threats charge

Prosecutors think John Cardine's actions caused a public nuisance for his co-workers and bosses.

A Lander man pleaded not guilty to making ...

Three American Indian students from Fremont County School District 6 were invited to speak in front of the Wyoming State Board of Education in January.
Wind ...

Gradually, public warming more to Obamacare, polls demonstrate

WASHINGTON -- As Obamacare sign-ups hit the politically important threshold of 6 million this week, new polling has shown that the public has begun to warm a ...

Real 'March Madness' is persecution of Cindy Hill

Editor:
I have my "March Madness" basketball bracket filled out (thanks a lot, Wichita State), but in Wyoming the March Madness is the continuous persecution ...

Where the halibut comes from

There's a seafood crisis worldwide, even in Wyoming

As a kid my favorite dinner was halibut with home-fried potatoes.
My mom discovered halibut ...

Ag and the flag

If patriotism is devotion to country, then our ag people are true blue

Office conversation on why the Riverton Avenue of Flags was displayed in all ...

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Two more charged in Lusk killing
BOULDER, Colo. -- Two more men have been charged in the suspected drug-related killing of a Colorado man whose body was ...

WASHINGTON -- The Air Force took the extraordinary step Thursday of firing nine midlevel nuclear commanders and announcing it will discipline dozens of junior ...

College expects little difficulty in complying with health law

Human resources officials at Central Wyoming College say they won't have to change much to comply with the employer mandate as part of the federal Patient ...

Winter employment slowdown normal, state analysts report

Repeating its typical trend tied to the beginning of winter, Fremont County's unemployment rate worsened during the winter, rising from 5.1 percent in November ...

FBI investigating 'suspicious' death in Ethete

The Fremont County Coroner was called at about 11:45 a.m. Thursday to a "suspicious person" call in Ethete, apparently a dead body.
Coroner Ed McAuslan on ...

Man who stabbed brother after prison release getting eight to 10 years behind bars

George Wendall Moss was sentenced Thursday to eight to 10 years in prison for stabbing his brother in the fall, soon after he got out of federal prison for ...

Air service woes frustrate FCAG, which urges more county assistance

Lander Mayor Mike Wolf posed a telling question this month while speaking about Fremont County's air service.
"How can we discuss something that doesn't ...

 
 

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