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Park service going forward with planned Yellowstone overlook trail improvements

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK -- The National Park Service has approved a project to repair and improve many of the overlooks and trails located along the rim of ...

Digest

Arson trial starts
CHEYENNE -- Trial started Monday in federal court in Casper for a man accused of setting a fire that damaged the Sheridan County ...

October Outside

Oct. 3 -- Many waterfowl seasons open in Fremont County; check regulations for details.
Oct. 10 -- 1838 Rendezvous Ride, a competitive trail ride at the 1838 ...

Recoil Tactical on the 900 block of Webbwood Road in Riverton is offering a unique line of items for firearm enthusiasts.
Owner Chris Abernathy, opened the ...

Visitors are warned about the smell of one particular classroom in Wind River High School.
The room is located at the end of a hallway, far removed from most ...

Officials expect stocking to help sauger rebound in river and reservoir

Wildlife officials are hoping efforts to stock sauger over the last few years pay off this year with higher counts of the fish in the Wind River and Boysen ...

Wyoming digest

State analysts recommend dropping ACT requirement
GILLETTE -- Wyoming high school juniors will no longer be required to take the ACT college entrance ...

Rabies found in Fremont County

A Fremont County woman has tested positive for the first confirmed human rabies case ever recorded in Wyoming.
Testing completed Friday by the federal Centers ...

Men from six states took part Sept. 18-20.

Jose Rodriguez had been hunting before.
But as a rifleman with the U.S. Marines in the jungles of ...

Senate pages wanted for spring

U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi is encouraging Wyoming juniors in high school to apply to be a Senate page for the spring session in Washington, D.C.
The deadline for ...

Fremont County staff will recognize the commissioner Tuesday.

Fremont County Commissioner Doug Thompson is the 2015 recipient of the Wyoming County ...

Riverton hosting one-day trail ride

The competition includes 6 miles of trail and 15 natural obstacles.

Riverton is hosting a competitive trail challenge Saturday at the 1838 Rendezvous ...

John Finley, local rancher and historian, will give a presentation titled "Little Scotland" on Thursday in Dubois.
The discussion will provide information on ...

Labor Secretary, Enzi, Mead among visitors set for Job Corps ceremony

The public is invited to the grand opening, which begins at 10:30 a.m. Monday at 4200 Airport Road.

U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez plans to ...

The public had a chance this summer to learn about environmental projects that nine agencies are conducting on the Wind River Indian Reservation.
About 100 ...

Long before Central Wyoming College's celebrated school of nursing got started, these young women from Fremont County were studying the profession at the ...

Amateur radio club keeps fun - and important - hobby alive

When all other communication is down or unavailable, ham radio operators, also known as amateur radio operators, can provide emergency communication. However, ...

Today

Corrections
In Wednesday's Ranger, a page one cutline should have said freshmen Garrett Person and Kaitlyn Schamber participated in class games Tuesday ...

Digest

State OKs airport grant
CHEYENNE -- A state panel has approved a $3 million grant to help build a new passenger terminal at the Cheyenne Regional ...

Plan aims to build on gains made by the Wyoming toad

CHEYENNE -- A new recovery plan for the Wyoming toad announced Thursday seeks to carry forward recent success in finally getting the critically endangered ...

 
 

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