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Riding with the Rangers: Planes, molten lead and remembering a visiting Ranger regular

On an airplane trip back east not long ago, the mode of transport on the final leg from Philadelphia to New Haven, Conn., was the turboprop airplane called the ...

New emission standards

Wyoming's coal industry doesn't like them, but it is in position to respond positively

Officials of Wyoming state government and leaders in the ...

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Refuge may open for hunting
LARAMIE -- The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is proposing to allow hunting on the Cokeville-Meadows National Wildlife ...

Republican state senator requests flaring study

CHEYENNE -- A Republican state lawmaker is calling for a state study of the environmental effects of natural gas flaring.
Sen. Jim Anderson, of Glenrock, ...

CASPER -- State environmental regulators are investigating a discharge of smoke from the Wyoming Refining Co. refinery in Newcastle.
Wyoming Refining ...

Disease found in Montana livestock

BILLINGS, Mont. -- An animal disease carried by wildlife in the greater Yellowstone area has been found in a Madison County cattle herd, state officials said ...

Lander woman sentenced to five years probation for fraud

Tina F. Knott, 40, of Lander, has been sentenced to five years of probation for social security fraud.
According to court documents, she concealed the fact ...

County fair attendance up, ticket sales down

The fair board has considered adding and reorganizing events.

An end-of-year report on the Fremont County Fair contained mixed news: More people ...

Storm makes this September second-snowiest in Riverton history

The winter storm that hit Riverton on Thursday night made this September the second-snowiest on record for the city.
As of Friday morning, 5.7 inches of snow ...

Sylvia Anne (Walker) Vincent

Sylvia Anne (Walker) Vincent died after a lengthy illness Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, a her daughter's home in Kingston, Wash. She was 71 years old.
Services ...

Hal Alfred Loghry

Hal Alfred Loghry, formerly of Riverton, died Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013. He was 79 years old.
Cremation has taken place. A celebration of life service will be ...

It was about 2:30 a.m. Friday when Becky Miller of Riverton heard a loud crash in her kitchen.
"The house shook; it rattled the windows," Miller said. ...

Engineers and surveyors at the Wind River Job Corps Center continued to stake and layout streets and building sites Thursday morning on Airport ...

Snowy forecast puts Riverton cross country race in jeopardy

A fall snowstorm in the forecast for Friday in Riverton has put the annual Berry Bryant/Kyle Johnson Memorial cross country in jeopardy.
"I'm just hoping that ...

RHS jumps into Class 3-A East conference play with Rawlins

Two teams trying to find their identity: That's how Riverton Wolverine head football coach Pat Patterson describes the upcoming game against the Rawlins ...

Cougars reach gold bracket

The Wind River Cougars breezed into the gold bracket before being eliminated by Tongue River on Saturday at the Thermopolis Invitational volleyball tournament. ...

Tavia Young is ready for the Central Wyoming College Rustlers to have a home volleyball match this year.
After being on the road for the first five weeks of ...

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SEPT. 28
First Aide and Heart Saver CPR with AED is 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Riverton Aquatic Center classroom. Cost is $60. ...

Ex teacher freed after 30-day term for rape

BILLINGS, Mont. --Montana prison officials released a former high school teacher Thursday after he completed a 30-day sentence for rape that is under review by ...

Arch Coal kicks off teacher recognition program in state

The Arch Coal Foundation has officially kicked off its signature education support program --the Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards --for the upcoming school ...

 
 

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