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Cody woman takes Ms. Wheelchair America title

Camouflage and tiaras don't typically mix, but Ashlee Lundvall has found a way to make the unusual combination work.
Lundvall, a 30-year-old Cody resident, ...

Yellowstone fires grow in hot, dry weather

JACKSON -- Two of five wildfires burning in remote parts of Yellowstone National Park are growing in hot, dry weather.
The fire are still small.
Park ...

When the Wyoming State Fair opened in Douglas in August 1969, these three Fremont County girls were there.
Sali Allen of Lander, Margie McIntosh of the rural ...

Comment sought in developing Boysen State Park Master Plan

The public is invited to comment on the existing conditions, current and potential uses and ideas for the management of Boysen State Park through Sept. ...

WSGS releases map showing energy projects around state

The Wyoming State Geological Survey recently released a new interactive map that identifies areas in Wyoming where oil and natural gas projects are slated for ...

BLM and Honor Farm to host wild horse adoption

The Bureau of Land Management and the Wyoming Honor Farm will host a wild horse adoption and gentling clinic Aug. 30-31 in Riverton.
Adoptions held this year ...

County to reconsider upkeep of Dubois road

Officials say Kingfisher Road's right of way is too narrow for the transportation department to accept for maintenance.

A group of 12 Dubois area ...

U.S. Forest Service bans use of exploding targets in some national forests, grasslands

Exploding targets have started at least 16 wildfires since 2012 on Forest Service lands in 8 western states, with 7 of those fires occurring in the Rocky ...

Busy week in roadwork begins Monday

A variety of road maintenance projects around Fremont County will begin Monday with some of the work continuing into September. Officials said motorists should ...

Central Wyoming College alumnus Devin Sanchez said the education she gained in Riverton has helped her to be successful in the New York City movie ...

Reservation school leaders urge patience by lawmakers

Superintendents from Fremont County school districts updated the Wyoming Legislature's Joint Education Committee and the Select Committee on Tribal Relations ...

Man takes plea deal in stabbing at Gardens North

A Riverton man has pleaded no contest to aggravated assault for stabbing another man in May at a home in the Gardens North subdivision north of Honor Farm ...

CWC 'success center,' Jackson facility get funding thumbs-up

The Wyoming Community College Commission is July recommending that the state fund two capital construction projects for Central Wyoming College.
Only some of ...

Tiffany Hartpence crossed the finish line Thursday evening at the annual Brain Drain race in Lander at the Wyoming Life Resource Center. Hartpence placed first ...

Riverton rider Reece Prosser has built a lead in two classes of the High Plains Motorcross Association with one race left on the schedule.
Prosser is first ...

Five-year-old Aspen Park Elementary School kindergartner Thomas Quinn looked back as he walked hand in hand with teacher Terri Bauder during Fremont County ...

Imagining what a biblical America would look like

In many of the recent moral debates in the United States of America, we have heard people call for a return to a more biblical America. With regard to many ...

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In Wednesday's Ranger, the page one story "Solid gold history" should have said, "The crew even managed to locate the same Wilfley table ...

UW eclipses previous record with $56 million in private donations

The University of Wyoming achieved a record year in private giving as the fiscal year closed on June 30. More than $56 million in private gifts eclipsed UW's ...

County photographers win big in Sinks Canyon photo contest

Fremont County photographers pulled out the stops in the 33rd annual Sinks Canyon State Park Photo Contest. Buzzing hummingbirds, frolicking moose, children ...

 
 

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