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After 41 years cooking food at more than 90 fires across the country, Harry Reed of Lander served his first meal to a local firefighter on Monday. Reed has ...

Firefighters hope to save historic tree from Hardluck Fire

CHEYENNE -- Firefighters are content to let a 1,200-acre wildfire in a central Wyoming forest burn -- except for one particular, dead tree.
The Hardluck Fire is ...

Swift and severe

The perpetrators of Thursday's break-in and robbery will face stern consequences

An alarming view of an underside of Fremont County life felt the ...

Younger Lander all-stars get big win in opener

The Lander 9- and 10-year-old all-star baseball team started the state Little League baseball tournament Wednesday in Laramie with a 16-6 victory against ...

County students listed on UW provost's honor roll

The University of Wyoming lists 22 students from Fremont County on the 2013 spring semester provost's honor roll.
The provost's honor roll consists of ...

Today

Corrections
In Wednesday's Ranger, the page five story "Online K-12 school can be a sensible alternative for some families, teachers says" should have ...

Coroner says woman found in canal died of cardiac event

Coroner Ed McAuslan says Dajuana Crichton, 55, of rural Riverton, died as the result of a cardiac event Wednesday.
Crichton was found in an irrigation ditch ...

Achievers

Students earn recognition
Eastern Wyoming College has announced the honor rolls for the spring 2012 semester. There were 255 students receiving ...

Second Wind builds playhouse for Habitat for Humanity raffle

Students from the Central Wyoming College Second Wind Program assisted Habitat for Humanity Wind River Country in the construction of a playhouse to be raffled ...

UW names spring graduates

The University of Wyoming accorded degrees upon the following students from Fremont County at the completion of the 2013 spring semester.
The following ...

Rescue workers respond to false request for emergency assistance

Search and rescue volunteers "weren't all that impressed" with a man who reportedly made a false request for emergency help Tuesday evening.
The Fremont ...

Riverton 11-12s bounce back; Lander 9-10s still alive at state Little League

Hayden Wempen and Jaren Draper combined to throw a two-hitter for the Riverton 11-and 12-year-old all-star baseball team on Thursday in a 6-1 victory over ...

Sorting out the good guys and bad guys in Egypt

The news coming out of Egypt these past couple weeks tells a dramatic story. Millions of Egyptians protested the authoritarianism of a political party that ...

Poll: Americans want curbs on surveillance

WASHINGTON -- Americans are fed up with the federal government collecting information on their phone calls, emails and Internet use, and they want curbs on what ...

Raiders get win at district Legion to keep state prospects going

The Riverton Raiders used the arm of Steven Reinig to produce an 8-5 win over the Rawlins Generals in the first game of the American Legion baseball district ...

Damp weather helping Fairfield crews

Cooler, damper weather has helped firefighters stop the Fairfield Fire from spreading for two days.
On Thursday morning, the official size was 1,559 acres ...

Digest

Trustees meet on salary request
CHEYENNE -- The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees is likely to seek more money for salaries in a new two-year ...

Lubnau to address Republicans on Hill probe

The Wyoming House Speaker has empaneled a special committee to investigate the state superintendent.

CHEYENNE -- State House Speaker Tom Lubnau will ...

Single-director format for museums is unnecessary and not best way to spend money

Editor:
Here we go again.
It has only been a few years since the issue of administrative restructure for Fremont County museums failed the last time. It is ...

 
 

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