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Strannigan signature suggestion deserves strong consideration

With many of her friends and family with her last Wednesday evening, Clarice Strannigan made an impassioned request to the Fremont County School District 25 ...

Schamber, Winger on state hoops teams for all-star play

Lander Valley High School basketball players Casey Winger and Ashlyn Schamber have been invited to play in the Wyoming Coaches Association all-star basketball ...

Riverton riders had a successful day Sunday in a High Plains Motocross Association event, bringing home a number of top trophies.
The track three miles west ...

Heart attack takes life of Powell football coach

Powell High School football head coach Jim Stringer died Friday morning after suffering a heart attack.
The Powell Tribune reported on its website that ...

Cody ousts older Riverton LL all-stars at district; 9-10s alive for state slot

Cody blasted five home runs to eliminate the Riverton 11- and 12-year-old all-star team 17-7 from postseason baseball play Saturday evening in Bridger Valley. ...

Lander 11-12s capture district crown with win Saturday over Riverton

Lander will now start the state tournament play at 7 p.m. Wednesday vs Sheridan in Cody. The tournament will end on Saturday with the title game. ...

And the Riverton 15-year-olds won their district tournament.

Riverton made an impressive run to the 14-year-old Wyoming Babe Ruth baseball state ...

Eight is enough for Raiders in 9-8 win to save split

Riverton had to forfeit its two scheduled conference games Thursday at Evanston because of a player shortage.

Playing with just eight players in the ...

Babe Ruth stars win first games in playoffs

Two Riverton Babe Ruth teams started postseason play with victories.
In the 14-year-old state tournament, Riverton downed Sheridan 13-6 on Thursday in ...

Riverton, Lander meet for district LL crown

The Riverton 9-10-year-old all-stars bounced back to stay alive in the consolation bracket.

Riverton scored five unanswered runs to dethrone Cody ...

Motocross race set Sunday at Riverton track

A day of motocross racing is set for this Sunday, July 20, at the Fremont County Racing Association's track west of Riverton.
The High Plains Motocross ...

The 11-12-year-olds beat Rock Springs 19-6 and the 9-10-year-olds won 17-7 over GreenR00;River.

Riverton moved closer to playing in a pair of ...

Pitching staff key for 13-14 team at state

The Riverton 13-14-year-old Babe Ruth all-stars open state tournament play in Torrington on Thursday against Sheridan.
This year's squad is managed by Mike ...

This year's Riverton 15-year old Babe Ruth all-stars are very familiar with each other as they prepare for postseason play.
"The team is the team's strength. ...

Raiders go 1-2 in Green River tournament; home games next on schedule

In the Saturday victory, Ryan Axthelm connected for a walk-off home run, a three-run blast.

The Riverton Raiders took a 10-9 victory over the Green ...

Fifth straight 'vintage' baseball crown for Lander at South Pass

Players use old-fashioned equipment and play under somewhat different rules from the modern game.

Lander won three consecutive games on the second ...

Legislature might need a role in funding for swim pools

From our days in math class, we remember that when x equals one-half x, something just isn't adding up.
Lander superintendent of schools Mike Bowman uses that ...

After 2-2 record at state, nationals up next for Riverton girls fastpitch unit

A shaky inning defensively doomed the the Riverton U.S. Energy fastpitch softball team Saturday at the state tournament. Riverton was 7-3 by the Gillette ...

Lander fields Babe Ruth all-star team for tourney

Manager Ernie Vierra keeps on pushing for Lander baseball to expand at all age levels, and he has decided to enter a 14-year-old (and younger) Lander all-star ...

Riverton all-stars sweep first games as postseason begins

Riverton celebrated two victories Saturday in Lander to start the district Little League baseball tournament.
In the 11- and 12-year-old all-star division, ...

 
 

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