A family-owned daily newspaper serving Riverton, Lander and Fremont County, Wyoming since 1949

Related Content:

Speer could get life behind bars for kidnap and assault

CODY -- A Montana man faced life in prison when he goes before a judge Tuesday on charges that he kidnapped and sexually assaulted an 11-year-old girl before ...

Legacy we are leaving next generations is staggering

Editor:
Since that warm, sun-filled morning in July 1944, the day ol' Doc Kendall delivered me, the sun has risen and sent 25,310 times. The hands on the ...

Senate candidate, sister spar publicly on same-sex marriage

CHEYENNE -- Former Vice President Dick Cheney and his wife stepped into a sibling squabble Monday after their daughters became involved in a public feud over ...

Tuesday notes

Brave November
Weather watchers braced for a wintry turn over the weekend, but it didn't materialize as forecast. So far, so good for November, which ...

Digest

Camp Guernsey expansion on hold
CHEYENNE -- Gov. Matt Mead says state military officials won't try to expand a central Wyoming training site if ranchers ...

Center provides advice for safe food handling on Thanksgiving

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one in six Americans will get sick from dangerous food borne bacteria this year.
The ...

Dent sparks Cowgirls to victory

From the time Joe Legerski and his staff started recruiting Marquelle Dent to come to the University of Wyoming, they likely had a game like Friday night in ...

Powell wins overtime thriller over Douglas, takes 3-A title

The clash of unbeaten Class 3-A powerhouses didn't disappoint.
Powell and Douglas needed overtime to decide the state championship Friday at War Memorial ...

Mills gets Coach of the Year nod following solid season at Shoshoni

Shoshoni coach Christina Mills has made going to the Class 2-A state volleyball tournament a habit for the Wranglers.
Mills-coached teams have four straight ...

Wyoming eases past Arkansas State 85-64

LARAMIE -- Josh Adams celebrated his 20th birthday with a career-high 20 points and Wyoming shot 56 percent from the field to defeat Arkansas State 85-64 on ...

Kiley Ridgway, Riverton High School's fierce middle blocker, has been named the Fremont County volleyball Player of the Year by the sports staffs of The ...

Olympic swimmers in Lander for Nov. 30 clinic

Two United States Olympic swimmers plan to be in Lander on Saturday, Nov. 30, for a clinic.
Karlee Bispo and Misty Hyman conduct the clinic at the Lander ...

Sharon Kay McGurn

Sharon McGurn, a lifelong Wyoming resident, died Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, at University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Hospital in Denver, with her family by her ...

Obama says he will visit Indian Country

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama told Native American leaders Wednesday that he will make his first trip as president to Indian Country next year, expanding ...

Wyoming digest

Woman arrested in hit and run
FORT COLLINS, Colo. -- Police have arrested a 31-year-old Cheyenne woman suspected in a hit-and-run crash that seriously ...

U.S. rig count up eight this week to1,762; state unchanged

HOUSTON -- Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. rose by eight this week to ...

Digest

Student senate sponsoring food drive
The Central Wyoming College Student Senate is sponsoring a canned food drive through November.
Nonperishable ...

Peak viewing season starts for herd of bighorn sheep

Visitors to Dubois can encounter herds of bighorn sheep in their winter habitat during the animal's peak viewing season in November and early December.
The ...

Theater students study '50s for 'The Beat Cafe'

The Central Wyoming College music and theater departments will bring together comedy, literature, dance and music from the Beat Generation with original shows ...

Wyoming Game and Fish provides steps for preventing wildlife collisions

As the weather changes, many big game animals leave their summer and fall ranges for traditional wintering areas.
Migration routes often lead animals into ...

 
 

County Weather

Photo Gallery

Twitter Feed (Follow Us!)

Contact Us  © 2016 Riverton Ranger, Inc.