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Congress lurches into another shutdown crisis in new year

Here we are in 2015, a month after the State of the Union speech and barely two months into ...

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Override won't happen
CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming Senate has voted not to override Gov. Matt Mead's veto of a bill that would make it harder for police and ...

Kidnap suspect nabbed in state

CASPER -- Casper police have arrested a man who is wanted in Pennsylvania on suspicion of robbery and kidnapping.
Authorities say Marshall McGinty was arrested ...

House advances bills on domestic sheep

CHEYENNE -- Two bills that sponsors say would protect Wyoming's domestic sheep industry against possible federal land grazing reductions are advancing in the ...

LARAMIE -- It was a game similar to many others the University of Wyoming men's basketball team played this season.
More often than not, UW made the plays ...

Charity care money for hospitals cut by committee

CHEYENNE -- The House Appropriations Committee has endorsed a bill that would provide funds to cover a portion of hospitals' uncompensated care.
But the ...

Day at the Legislature

CHEYENNE -- Developments at the Wyoming Legislature on the 30th day of the 2015 General Session:
DEATH PENALTY: The House voted to reject a Senate amendment to ...

One-second crime fighting

The burglars on the loose find their dirty job easy when cars aren't locked

Many readers remember fondly the monthly column in The Ranger written for ...

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Man gets seven years for gun thefts
BILLINGS, Mont. -- A man who stole eight guns from a Big Timber business and led police on a car chase the day ...

Rustler men host Sheridan in Region IX tourney Friday

Under a new Region IX men's basketball tournament format, the Central Wyoming College Rustlers play Sheridan College in the opening round Friday night at ...

Wyoming Indian advances to playR00;Thermopolis in a 3 p.m. Friday semifinal at Riverton High School, Shoshoni plays Big Piney at 8:30 a.m.

A 9-1 run ...

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Deaths
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Shirley Barrett, 64, of Riverton, died Tuesday, Feb. 24, at Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. A memorial service will be at 10 ...

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Community calendar
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Lander Valley High School and Lander Middle School Select Art Show Reception is 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Lander Art Center, ...

The ways we make ends meet

Sometimes it's hardest following a time of prosperity.

It was one of those great items that presented itself at the wrong time. In early May 1980, ...

The envelope, please

Great movies, unforgettable lines

Oscar night is here, the night of the greatest awards show on Earth, the night when the American move industry get ...

The Shoshoni Wranglers locked down the No. 3 seed for the upcoming Class 2-A West boys regional basketball tournament after a 53-44 win Friday night at ...

Lady Chiefs smack Wind River; Cougars end 0-18

Two girls basketball teams on very different paths met for the final time Friday in Pavillion. Wyoming Indian rolled over winless Wind River 70-25.
The loss ...

LVHS girls salvage split in Pinedale win

Lander Valley High School's girls basketball team took an important 63-40 girls basketball victory Saturday afternoon in Pinedale.
The Tigers opened the road ...

Turnovers costly for RHS girls in losses

The Riverton Wolverine girls basketball team lost to Class 4-A West conference-leading Casper Natrona 55-32 on Friday night but came closer to a win on ...

Eagle girls claim first-ever conference title

In a historic weekend, the St. Stephen's Eagle girls swept Meeteetse and Burlington to win the Class 1-A Northwest and complete a perfect 8-0 conference ...

 
 

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