Sep 3, 2014 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  Responding to criticism from residents, Riverton city staff say departmental employees are working to control weeds in town.
The topic came up again Tuesday ... [more]
Sep 3, 2014 - By Andrea Weigl, McClatchy Newspapers:  The scents of wood smoke and burnt sugar remind many people of times spent around a campfire singeing marshmallows for s'mores.
Few people ever move beyond ... [more]
Sep 3, 2014 - Staff:  Births
A daughter was born to Maria Abernathy of Lander and Chris Abernathy of Lander at 4:28 a.m. July 23 at SageWest Health Care at ... [more]
Sep 2, 2014 - Staff:  Corrections
In Sunday's Ranger, the page one photo with the story "Troubling 2012 poaching incident not ruinous" should have said the photo was taken ... [more]
Sep 2, 2014 - The Associated Press:  Park rescues near 90 this year
JACKSON -- Rangers have conducted nearly 90 search-and-rescue operations in Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks so ... [more]
Sep 2, 2014 - The Associated Press:  BILLINGS, Mont. -- Montana officials are looking into taking control of federal lands in the state, although they say the proposal is complicated and ... [more]
Sep 2, 2014 - The Associated Press:  CHEYENNE -- Gov. Matt Mead has appointed a task force to study how to improve the science programs and laboratories at the University of Wyoming.
The Task ... [more]
Sep 2, 2014 - From staff reports:  Fremont County employment
July -- 5.8 percent
June -- 5.5 percent
July 2013 -- 6.0 percent
July -- 19,899
June ... [more]
Sep 2, 2014 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  A 2008 graduate from Central Wyoming College recently made an appearance on national television to talk about her involvement in a documentary about nurses. ... [more]
Sep 2, 2014 - By Eric Blom, Staff Writer:  A murder case avoided dismissal Tuesday after a defense attorney argued state analysts were not investigating evidence responsibly.
District Court Judge ... [more]
Sep 2, 2014 - By Eric Blom, Staff Writer:  Moose sightings around Hudson are common again, and the overall population in the area is stable.
The moose population that moves in and out of the ... [more]
Sep 2, 2014 - The Associated Press:  Farmers get first dibs on most of the water held by the more than 100 dams in the basin.
LAS VEGAS -- A top federal water administrator said Friday ... [more]
Sep 2, 2014 - From staff reports:  Season tickets for the 2014-2015 lineup of Central Wyoming College theater productions are on sale now at the box office.
"This year we will be performing ... [more]
Sep 2, 2014 - By Eric Blom, Staff Writer:  Recalling 2011 tragedy, surveillance cameras now adorn all school buses
Over the last two weeks, contractors have installed 62 video cameras on the ... [more]
Sep 2, 2014 - From staff reports:  Ten quilts sewn by Central Wyoming College staff, students and faculty are on display in the Robert A. Peck Arts Center Gallery.
In February, CWC employees ... [more]
Sep 2, 2014 - Staff:  Of the five Democrats nominated for the Wyoming Legislature from Fremont County in 1968, not one was elected in November -- but there were other elections to ... [more]
Sep 2, 2014 - From staff and wire reports:  Thanks to Fremont County, American Indians are a bigger presence in the 2014 general election than ever before.
The Northern Arapaho and Eastern Shoshone ... [more]
Sep 2, 2014 - From staff reports:  The Mega Monster Truck Tour will invade Riverton on Saturday at the Fremont County Fairgrounds.
"We are very excited to put on a quality monster truck and ... [more]
Sep 2, 2014 - By Kelli Ameling, Staff Writer:  The Riverton Branch Library has been awarded money to help cover the cost of fixing the building's roof.
When heavy snow or rain hits the area, the moisture ... [more]
Sep 2, 2014 - From staff reports:  The Bureau of Land Management and the Wyoming Honor Farm will host a wild horse and burro adoption Saturday in Riverton.
From 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday, the ... [more]
Sep 2, 2014 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Residents of the Wind River Indian Reservation have been invited to take part in a 100 Day Community Challenge to spread positivity among area residents.
More ... [more]
Sep 2, 2014 - The Associated Press:  Yellowstone worker died by suicide
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK -- Officials investigating the death of a Yellowstone National Park employee say the woman ... [more]
Aug 29, 2014 - Staff:  Corrections
In Thursday's Ranger, the page one story "Mayor and council races shape up for November; primary totals certified" should have said several ... [more]
Aug 29, 2014 - By Trevor Brown, MCT News Service:  The state's old liquor warehouse is among the options being considered to host the 2016 and 2017 legislative sessions.
A planned renovation of the State ... [more]
Aug 29, 2014 - The Associated Press:  Pastor actually shot himself
CENTENNIAL -- Wyoming law enforcement officials say a pastor who reported being shot and wounded in a struggle with a ... [more]
Aug 29, 2014 - The Associated Press:  BLACK ROCK DESERT, Nev. -- A 29-year-old Wyoming woman attending the Burning Man counterculture festival in Nevada died early Thursday after she was struck by a ... [more]
Aug 29, 2014 - By Bob Moen, The Associated Press:  CHEYENNE -- The University of Wyoming saw a slight dip in private contributions in the last fiscal year but still collected the second-highest amount ever ... [more]
Aug 29, 2014 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  The Riverton City Council has approved a bid advertisement for a widening and overlay project on Pure Gas Road.
The work will be paid for using 1 percent ... [more]
Aug 29, 2014 - By Eric Blom, Staff Writer:  The Bureau of Land Management is considering expanding trails in the Johnny Behind the Rocks area, which would give mountain bikers and horseback riders more ... [more]
Aug 29, 2014 - From staff and wire reports:  The biggest prize paid out by the first-ever drawings in Wyoming's new state lottery was on a ticket bought in Riverton.
The winner got $2,500.
No one hit ... [more]