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Winners of academic contest at CWC to receive one year's tuition

The public is welcome to watch the competition on Saturday.

Twelve teams of high school students from around the state will compete Saturday in the ...

Skate park fundraising nears total; rec board adds $10K

The City of Riverton has entered into a memorandum of understanding with the Central Wyoming Skateboarding Association and Dreamland Skateparks, which will be ...

Landowners, environmental groups, biologists and businesses all have weighed in with proposals as Wyoming officials consider the first boundary changes in five ...

Digest

Woman dies in Torrington shooting
TORRINGTON -- Goshen County authorities are investigating the fatal shooting of a woman in Torrington.
The Goshen ...

Today

Births
KIMSEY
A son was born to Jenny Kimsey of Riverton and Jimmy Kimsey of Lander at 11:20 p.m. March 6 at SageWest Health Care at Riverton. The ...

Wyoming veterans seeing shorter wait times for care

CHEYENNE -- Wyoming veterans are experiencing fewer long delays for medical appointments at federal hospitals and clinics around the state as compared to the ...

Substance abuse stressing reservation, senator hears

Most programs that provide some type of help are outpatient programs, but speakers said inpatient facilities would be a useful addition to ...

$100K bail set for suspect in child porn investigation

A child pornography charge has been filed against a Lander man whose house police raided April 2.
The Fremont County Attorney's Office on April 6 charged ...

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Corrections
In Tuesday's Ranger, the page three story and cutline about grizzly bears contained an error. Grizzly bears cannot be hunted in Grand Teton ...

Often a recipe that calls for Italian sausage will specify whether you should use links with fennel seed, or without, the writer looking to control that flavor ...

Digest

Rare sighting of moose in panhandle
BRIDGEPORT, Neb. -- Authorities have confirmed the rare sightings of a moose in the Nebraska Panhandle.
The ...

Animal poisoning investigated

MEETEETSE -- Wyoming wildlife officials are warning pet owners about a suspected case of animal poisoning near Meeteetse.
The game warden for the Cody region, ...

Renovation of Capitol set to begin in summer

CHEYENNE -- Work on a nearly $300-million restoration of the Wyoming Capitol building and a neighboring state office building is set to start this summer.
The ...

Teachers in Riverton schools have helped develop a new K-12 English and language arts curriculum that eventually will be used by all students in the district. ...

A Lander woman is recovering in a hospital after her SUV rolled several times on Wyoming Highway 789.
Emergency crews were called at 4:07 p.m. on April 3 to ...

College opts to lock in heating rate for two years

The two-year contract with Secure Energy of Colorado likely will be for 36-37 cents per therm, down about a nickel from the rate paid last year.

The ...

DCI arrests man on child pornography charge; others may be linked

The Wyoming Division of Criminal Services has arrested a Lander man for possession of child pornography.
Other charges are possible for individuals ...

Consultants tout new tax for ambulance service

Fremont County can have good ambulance service, and it does not have to cost the taxpayers much, was the message from independent experts at a meeting Tuesday. ...

Man killed late Friday in wreck near Pavillion; no seatbelt in earlier fatality

Officials are investigating a fatal rollover crash Friday west of Pavillion.
The incident resulted in the death of Theodore E. Aaberg, 40, of Wilson. Reports ...

Today

Corrections
In Thursday's Ranger, the page one story "Superintendent at Arapahoe out immediately" should have said Chantell Denson was superintendent ...

 
 

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