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Vets, nurse students get first college fund pinch

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The Wyoming Community College Commission has prepared a list of 10 priorities showing the preferred order of budget cuts for the agency ...

A squad of Riverton fastpitch softball all-stars will represent Wyoming at the Little League West Regional Tournament in San Bernardino, California on July ...

Central Wyoming College signed signed Rachelle "Lil Bit" Lynch, front row, center, to a national letter of intent to play basketball for the Rustlers. The St. ...

Bailey Wilson, left, signed a national letter of intent to attend and play volleyball at Central Wyoming College. The Wind River alum was named to the Class ...

Raiders hammer Mustangs in Legion road opener, 11-0

Ridge McCoy, Jaren Draper and Baylor Beers combined to go 8-for-12 with eight runs batted in during a win over Lovell.

Following a doubleheader split ...

Championship week a winner for community

The past week saw playoffs contested and champions crowned across all levels of baseball from one end of Fremont County to another.
However, the epicenter was ...

Veteran Little League umpire Lee Martinez is entering his 50th season on the diamond and has just about seen it all.

Lee Martinez and his wife were ...

New laws on guns, electric cars among those now taking effect

A number of new laws passed earlier this year by the Wyoming Legislature took effect July 1.
The biggest bills are budget-related, as the 2016 legislative ...

Cat heads and hush puppies

Both were part of Grandma Sally's cuisine, and they were marvelous.

Basking in the July heat marks the halfway point between Wyoming's main seasons, ...

Declaration

Fifty-six Americans signed their names beneath these words on this date 240 years ago

When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for ...

Raiders earn home split with Lovell

Ridge McCoy, Jaren Draper and Baylor Beers all had multi-hit games in an 11-10, extra-innings victory.

Riverton returned home after two weeks on the ...

Blake Dale had three hits and struck out nine on the mound in a 10-1 victory which clinched the Little League Majors championship.

For the first ...

Red Sox win babe Ruth title over Rockies

Dillon Fabricus pitched six strong innings with nine strikeouts in a 12-6 victory to win the Riverton city championship.

Both the Red Sox and Rockies ...

Wolverines make America's Cup golf squad

Riverton's Jayd Dion and Alec Richardson will represent Wyoming on a four-man squad at the junior event in Mexico.

Jayd Dion followed up his ...

If 'orphaned' oil wells are a worry, imagine abandoned wind turbines

Editor:
In reading over the annual Mining and Energy Edition of The Ranger, I saw information about 1,000 wind turbines a company wants to build down near ...

Resilient Fremont County

Amid tougher times, our jobs numbers show encouraging stability

No one could look at the newest unemployment information in Fremont County and ...

Wyoming digest

Card charges filed
LARAMIE (AP) -- Six men and women face federal charges of using counterfeit credit cards to defraud Wyoming and Colorado fast-food ...

Police: Fugitive father, son killed Utah train worker

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- A Salt Lake City train worker who was kidnapped during his shift by a father and son on the run from police died just over two hours ...

New ombudsman says she's handled seven service calls so far

Jane Juve has been in the position since February.

Since starting her role as Riverton's first community relations ombudsman, Jane Juve said she's ...

Hay conditions struggle as FreCo tries to rebound from poor 2015

At the end of May, just 71 percent of Wyoming's hay was in good condition, as measured by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.At the same time in 2015, the ...

 
 

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