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On a plane, you could 'never get away' from a cell phone call

Editor:
I don't know if I am glad or sad that the airlines might let passengers use cell phones on board. But if you fly from Riverton on the 19-seat plane it ...

Riding with the Rangers: 'Yes, Virginia' and the one-day return of a comic-strip classic

A nice part of having a traditional downtown commercial district that's friendly to pedestrians is obvious this time of year, when holiday decorations are ...

McFarland

Her from-the-ground-up success story at CWC probably will stand forever

Here is a confident prediction: Public education in Wyoming will never see ...

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Big drug bust in Cheyenne
CHEYENNE -- The Laramie County Sheriff's Department says officers have seized a total of nearly 40 pounds of methamphetamine ...

Mead key in western talks about new ways to combat wildfires

LAS VEGAS -- Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead joined governors other Western states Thursday in telling federal officials that Thursday they are prepared to take on more ...

Prison term for man who beat niece with barbell

A federal judge ordered him to serve two years in prison.

A Northern Arapaho man was sentenced Wednesday to two years in prison for beating his niece ...

Clean audit for District 25; school board names new officers, fills many positions

The Fremont County School District 25 board of trustees received a passing audit report by McKee, Marburger & Fagnant P.C. for fiscal year 2012-2013.
Auditor ...

County OKs next step on Riverton justice center -- with concerns

The Fremont County Commission has authorized the next phase of design for the Riverton justice center. Two on the county board wanted more information or a ...

Christopher M. Sanders

Christopher M. Sanders, of Casper, died Monday, Dec. 9, 2013. He was 38 years old.
Visitation will be 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at Newcomer Funeral ...

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Corrections
In Wednesday's Ranger, the page one cutline for the story "Prized football found in ditch near north Riverton intersection" should have ...

Devon named to The Civic 50 list

OKLAHOMA CITY --Devon Energy has again made The Civic 50, Bloomberg Business Week's definitive list of the most community-minded companies in the nation. Now ...

NOLS facility earns LEED Platinum certification; first in Lander to achieve status

The project used sustainable strategies, such as recycled materials and radiant heating and cooling.

The Wyss Wilderness Medicine Campus, owned by ...

Encana constructing water treatment plant

RIVERTON --Encana is constructing a facility in central Wyoming that will treat up to 1 million gallons of water a day that comes with oil and gas ...

Fort Washakie English teacher selected for award

Fort Washakie High School English teacher Michael Read was awarded the Fremont County School District 21 Teacher of the Year award for 2014 by State ...

Governor's 'trust' issues with feds ironic considering what he did to the state education

Editor:
Recently the governor of Wyoming chose not to accept an expanded Medicaid or to do anything to set up an insurance exchange because he didn't trust ...

Congress, jump on the bipartisan budget proposal

First, you have to step back from the brink.
That's exactly what lawmakers in Washington are poised to do with a bipartisan budget deal that could reach the ...

A toothache for Christmas

It's spoiled some fun, but the season still has its gifts

As I begin this column, it's the second week in December and so cold outside I don't even ...

Mandela's changed times

Once branded a terrorist, he grew to become a great world statesman

Americans younger than age 40 --and that is most Americans --might find it hard ...

Digest

Laramie man acquitted of murder
LARAMIE -- A Laramie man who stabbed the husband of a friend to death has been acquitted of murder and manslaughter ...

Providers say health website working well

CHEYENNE -- The two health insurance companies offering coverage under the federal Affordable Care Act in Wyoming say the Internet site people must use to ...

 
 

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