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

Related Content:

Central sweeps RHS volleyball

The Riverton Lady Wolverines volleyball team lost to Cheyenne Central in straight sets 25-22, 25-21, 25-14 Thursday night in a Class 4-A non-conference match ...

Wolverine tennis swept by Casper teams to close out regular season

The Riverton Wolverines lost to Casper Kelly Walsh and Casper Natrona
Saturday to end the regular season for tennis
Playing on their home courts, the two ...

After destroying the competition last weekend at the Class 4-A West conference golf tournament, the Riverton Wolverines are primed to pursue the state ...

Church offering new service times, program opportunities

The First Baptist Church in Riverton has a number of new opportunities for its members.
"We're trying to appeal to all ages," said church secretary ...

Three transformations shaping Middle East

Two and a half years ago, the Arab Spring erupted across the Middle East.
In some countries, the people deposed their single-party governments in an attempt ...

Today

Deaths
VINCENT
Sylvia Anne (Walker) Vincent, 71, died Tuesday, Sept. 10, a her daughter's home in Kingston, Wash. Services will be at 11 a.m. ...

Riverton auxiliary honored at conference

The Riverton Memorial Hospital Auxiliary recently was recognized as the 2013 Outstanding Auxiliary in Wyoming. The group was nominated in honor of its 40 years ...

City begins planning for fall clean up day

The event would last from 8 a.m. to noon Oct. 19, and dumpsters would be stationed at three locations throughout Riverton.

Riverton city staff ...

Clearing up details about new justice center in city

Editor:
As your readers are aware, Fremont County is looking to build a new justice center in Riverton. While a bullethole last June has precipitated the ...

Riding with the Rangers: Planes, molten lead and remembering a visiting Ranger regular

On an airplane trip back east not long ago, the mode of transport on the final leg from Philadelphia to New Haven, Conn., was the turboprop airplane called the ...

New emission standards

Wyoming's coal industry doesn't like them, but it is in position to respond positively

Officials of Wyoming state government and leaders in the ...

Digest

Refuge may open for hunting
LARAMIE -- The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is proposing to allow hunting on the Cokeville-Meadows National Wildlife ...

Republican state senator requests flaring study

CHEYENNE -- A Republican state lawmaker is calling for a state study of the environmental effects of natural gas flaring.
Sen. Jim Anderson, of Glenrock, ...

CASPER -- State environmental regulators are investigating a discharge of smoke from the Wyoming Refining Co. refinery in Newcastle.
Wyoming Refining ...

Disease found in Montana livestock

BILLINGS, Mont. -- An animal disease carried by wildlife in the greater Yellowstone area has been found in a Madison County cattle herd, state officials said ...

Lander woman sentenced to five years probation for fraud

Tina F. Knott, 40, of Lander, has been sentenced to five years of probation for social security fraud.
According to court documents, she concealed the fact ...

County fair attendance up, ticket sales down

The fair board has considered adding and reorganizing events.

An end-of-year report on the Fremont County Fair contained mixed news: More people ...

Storm makes this September second-snowiest in Riverton history

The winter storm that hit Riverton on Thursday night made this September the second-snowiest on record for the city.
As of Friday morning, 5.7 inches of snow ...

Sylvia Anne (Walker) Vincent

Sylvia Anne (Walker) Vincent died after a lengthy illness Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, a her daughter's home in Kingston, Wash. She was 71 years old.
Services ...

Hal Alfred Loghry

Hal Alfred Loghry, formerly of Riverton, died Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013. He was 79 years old.
Cremation has taken place. A celebration of life service will be ...

 
 

County Weather

Photo Gallery

Twitter Feed (Follow Us!)

Contact Us  © 2016 Riverton Ranger, Inc.