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Riverton-based fastpitch team starts play Friday at state 'B' tournament

Manager Mark Stone has formed an Under-16 Class B fastpitch softball team to represent U.S. Energy at the state tournament in Casper.
The tournament started ...

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Clarification
In Thursday's Ranger, the page five story "Wind farm's backers expect final OK from BLM by end of 2015" should have said, "All together, ...

Slack, Leu to marry Aug. 8

Brady Slack and Amanda Leu have announced their engagement.
The future bride is a 2008 graduate of Campbell County High School, and she graduated from the ...

Hanson, Menghini to wed Aug. 1

Jordan Hanson of Lander and Kelcie Menghini of Scottsbluff, Neb., have announced their engagement.
The future bride is pursuing a degree in elementary ...

Dubois man named to president's list

Georgia Southern University recently named nearly 1,200 students as 2015 spring semester president's list honorees.
Scout Hathaway of Dubois has earned a ...

Twenty-one county students make UW provost's honor roll

The University of Wyoming has listed 21 students from Fremont County on the 2015 spring semester provost's honor roll.
The provost's honor roll consists of ...

RHS grad to attend officer training school

Senior Airman Matthew Ringer, a 2002 graduate of Riverton High School, recently was selected forR00;officer training school, according to a press ...

Riverton Community Food Bank reopens after brief closure

The Riverton Community Food Bank is open again after a short closure.
Organizers Nancy and Lloyd Eckstein had closed the food bank at 20 Gardens North Drive ...

Have an actual election to replace retiring councilman

Editor:
I see that another city council member in Riverton is resigning. So much for getting elected, eh? My main point in writing in is to say that I think ...

Bumps and burns on vacation

And I wouldn't want my time off any other way

Here's how my summer vacation has been going so far.
Day One: Slipped on rocks. Skinned knee.
Day ...

Design funding set for CWC ag project, Jackson center

Central Wyoming College has received funding to move forward with plans for two new facilities --one in Riverton and one in Jackson.
State lawmakers during ...

Wife of murder suspect arrested in connection with meth ring

Julie Shull is a witness in her husband's case.

The latest person to be arrested in connection with a methamphetamine distribution ring in Fremont ...

Judge 'perplexed' on fed challenge of reinstating Eaton's sentence

A Wyoming judge is weighing a request to appoint lawyers to represent inmate Dale Wayne Eaton in a possible new death penalty hearing even as a federal judge ...

DEQ draft on Pavillion-area water due by August

The report's conclusions could have an effect beyond Wyoming, as some of the first worries about hydraulic fracturing in the United States arose because of ...

Digest

Gillette air service contract to cost less
GILLETTE -- Flights in and out of Gillette will cost the Campbell County Commission about 85 percent less ...

Pennies for crosswalks

Safety concern is high now, and improvements could be made using optional 1 percent funds

Something close to unanimity has emerged in and around ...

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Births
CONNELLY
A daughter was born to Alma Campbell of Riverton and Colt Connelly of Riverton at 3:28 p.m. June 1 at SageWest Health Care at ...

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Births
BECK
A daughter was born to Rebekah Mills of Riverton and Keith Beck on June 24 at SageWest Health Care at Riverton. The baby weighed 7 pounds, ...

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Deaths
BEHAN
Francis Behan Jr., 36, of St. Stephen's, died Monday, July 6, at Lakeview Hospital in Bountiful, Utah. Services are ...

South Carolina community's non-violent reaction to Bible study shootings is admirable

Editor:
It is shocking what happened at the church in South Carolina, where the nine people were shot at the Bible study meeting.
It is hard to believe ...

 
 

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