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Jason Floyd / Riverton
Jan 13, 2021

Editor: In his letter to the editor saying he is in the small minority in Wyoming opposed to legal use of marijuana, Ron Warpness criticized people who are 34 ...

Staff
Jan 12, 2021

Deaths RALSTON Frederick "Fred" Richard Ralston Wendel, 86, died Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2020, after a lengthy illness. A memorial service will be held ...

Kent Stockton / Riverton
Jan 12, 2021

Editor: If we compare a medical emergency response from the 1970s to the export-prone health care we hear of locally today, we find unconscionable ...


Staff
Jan 7, 2021

Births SPEER A son was born to Cassie and Lucky Speer of Riverton at 8:32 a.m. Dec. 28, 2020, at Hot Springs Health. He weighed 8 pounds, 6 ...

Erin Vichter / Riverton
Jan 7, 2021

Editor: I know for a fact that I am not the only one to appreciate the Christmas lights tour in The Ranger. When we were out driving around and looking at ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Dec 30, 2020

Riverton's outdoor ice-skatingrinkat Tonkin Stadium is slated to open this week, weather permitting. Therinkwas supposed to be available beginning the ...


Staff
Dec 30, 2020

Deaths GIRTEN Mark Anthony Girten, 57, died Friday, Dec. 25, 2020. Services will be held at a later date. ARAGON Dawn Denise Aragon, 55, died ...

Bill Lee / Pavillion
Dec 30, 2020

Editor: Yes, I agree with Ann Hicks who stated "thank you, mask wearers" in her letter Dec. 17. Yet it is disappointing to daily see so many Riverton ...

Staff
Dec 29, 2020

BIRTHs SCHATZA daughter was born to Rebecca and Drew Schatza of Riverton at 5:19 p.m. Dec. 21, 2020, at SageWest Health Care at Lander. The baby ...


Ron Warpness / Riverton
Dec 29, 2020

Editor: I have just read that "Marijuana support increases and that legalization is now supported by the majority of Wyoming residents." I can assure you ...

Robert H. Peck
Dec 27, 2020

By Robert H. Peck For The Ranger In the spirit of the season, please enjoy this holiday light driving tour of homes and businesses around Riverton. There ...

From Ranger staff reports
Dec 27, 2020

ELIZABETH WANTS A BARBIE DREAMHOUSE I wish to have a barbie dreamhouse (big). I wish to have a water change. baby with a bathtub what eyes rub with wrter. ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Dec 10, 2020

Riverton is getting a new hot air balloon envelope in 2021 - all the way from the Czech Republic. The country is home to Kubicek Balloons, a company known for ...

Staff
Dec 10, 2020

Deaths BLANKENSHIP Kevin Blankenship, 59, of Kinnear, died Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2020, at Help for Health Hospice Home. A memorial service will be held at 2 ...

Darlene Dahlin / Riverton
Dec 10, 2020

Editor: In his column published Nov. 15, Bill Sniffin asserts that it was shameful how one-sided national news media coverage has been for four years against ...


Staff
Dec 9, 2020

Corrections A recent story covering Gov. Mark Gordon's coronavirus status should have said the chairman of the Northern Arapaho Tribe Business Council at ...

Jason Berlinger / Riverton
Dec 9, 2020

Editor: This election protesting at the national scale is making us look like a Third World dictatorship. IR00;agree, wholeheartedly, with the editorial ...

Staff
Dec 8, 2020

Deaths HUGUS Wilma Ruth (Ardrey) Hugus, 86, died Dec. 1, 2020, at Wind River Rehab and Wellness in Riverton. No services will be held at this time. ...


Jewel Dirks / Riverton
Dec 8, 2020

Editor: Let's put the "public" back in "ublic lands." I'm sick of my tax dollars supporting what is essentially a private reserve for a few sick trappers to ...

From staff reports
Dec 6, 2020

The Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund board awarded $175,125 to 16 projects around the state at the non-profit's recent grant review meeting, including two with ...

From staff reports
Dec 6, 2020

The final fall opera of the season in Lander features the high-definition video production of "Il Trovatore" by Giuseppe Verdi. The opera is shown at 5:30 p.m. ...


Staff
Dec 1, 2020

Deaths MORTON Sandra D. Morton, 73, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020. Memorial services for family and friends will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. ...

Ember Oakley / Riverton
Dec 1, 2020

Editor: I am responding to a recent letter to the editor regarding a case that the Fremont County Attorney's office prosecuted. In a recent case, a child was ...

From staff reports
Nov 30, 2020

The Riverton High School Key Club distributed more than 1,000 meals to needy families ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday this week, according to a report from ...


From staff reports
Nov 29, 2020

On Sunday, the Northern Arapaho Tribe is memorializing and honoring the Arapaho and Cheyenne people killed as part of the 1864 Sand Creek Massacre. The annual ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Nov 22, 2020

Pandemic or not, nobody should go hungry on Thanksgiving. That's the motto of the Riverton High School Key Club this month, as volunteers packaged 200 ...

From Family Features
Nov 22, 2020

In what's certain to be a holiday season unlike any other, you can transform your seasonal menu in 20 minutes of prep time or less by incorporating flavorful ...


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