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A family-owned daily newspaper serving Riverton, Lander and Fremont County, Wyoming since 1949

Shirley Benson, Riverton
Apr 19, 2018

Editor: I thank and applaud Ron Warpness for his comments on the Wind River Indian Reservation border issue. I have lived in Riverton practically my entire ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Apr 18, 2018

Fremont County School District 25 is now "on the path to abandoning Tonkin," according to superintendent Terry Snyder, who said he's "close" to having a ...

From staff reports
Apr 18, 2018

The same duo was responsible for three of the strong-arm robberies reported last month at the Maverik convenience store on South Federal Boulevard in RIverton, ...


By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer
Apr 18, 2018

The City of Lander has agreed to contribute another $50,000 to the minimum revenue guarantee for Denver Air Connection to serve Riverton Regional Airport. ...

From staff reports
Apr 18, 2018

An attempted shooting of Darrel "Bud" Goodman by his estranged wife ultimately has led to landing Goodman himself in prison. The Arapahoe man, 51, was ...

Photos by Dan Bendtsen
Apr 18, 2018

Performing with the Time's A-Wastin' big band, Chuck Rodgers of Riverton was the featured vocalist on a number of standards at Central Wyoming College's Friday ...

 

From Wyoming News Exchange
Apr 18, 2018

SARATOGA (WNE) -- Firefighters are monitoring the smoldering remains of a sawmill in Saratoga that burned 40 acres of property and damaged 600 million board ...

From wire reports
Apr 18, 2018

Stabbing victim, suspect identified CHEYENNE (AP) -- Police have identified the victim and the suspect in a fatal stabbing in a Cheyenne park earlier ...

From staff reports
Apr 18, 2018

Births BRANNAN A son was born to Faylynn S. Addison of Riverton at 9:34 p.m. April 10, at SageWest Health Care ...


By Craig Blumenshine, For the Ranger
Apr 18, 2018

Six years ago in this space, we echoed support for then-Lander girls soccer coach Dean Schaff and former Riverton High School soccer coaches Rick and Peggy ...

From staff reports
Apr 18, 2018

It's eight rodeos down and two to go in the spring season for the Central Wyoming College Rustler men and women. CWC competed April 7-8 at the Colorado State ...

Photo by Tyrel Teran
Apr 18, 2018

Riverton High School senior Ridge McCoy threw down a one-handed dunk Sunday in the first Fremont County All-Star Basketball Game, played at Wyoming Indian High ...

 

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Apr 18, 2018

American first ladies, the wives of the presidents, tend to be more popular than their husbands. With the arguable exception of Hillary Clinton (her big ...

Lynn Harclift, Riverton
Apr 18, 2018

Editor: On April 11, Mickey Fike of Shoshoni wrote: "Banning AR15s will do nothing to protect our kids from sick people. The only thing that can protect them ...

By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer
Apr 17, 2018

Fremont County School District 21 in Fort Washakie is rolling out plans for an Eastern Shoshone Language App. The app will be similar to the one already ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Apr 17, 2018

City of Riverton leaders would like municipalities throughout Wyoming to be able to enroll in state health insurance programs. The Riverton City Council ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Apr 17, 2018

High winds gusting up 68 mph wreaked havoc on property and sent grass fires out of control Monday throughout Fremont County. No injuries were recorded, but ...

 
By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Apr 17, 2018

Weather experts say Monday's wind storm was the result of a cold front pushing its way eastward through Fremont County. Temperatures Monday reached the 70s ...


From wire reports
Apr 17, 2018

CHEYENNE - After nearly two weeks of trial and more than seven hours of deliberation, a state court jury acquitted a 25-year-old mother of all charges in ...

From Wyoming News Exchange
Apr 17, 2018

PINEDALE (WNE) -- The loan application to build a $28.3 million critical access hospital in Sublette County has been rejected by the United States Department of ...

From wire reports
Apr 17, 2018

Arrest made in fatal stabbing CHEYENNE (AP) -- Police in Cheyenne have arrested a suspect in a fatal stabbing that happened in Martin Luther King Jr. ...


From staff reports
Apr 17, 2018

Corrections In Sunday's Ranger, the page 1 story "Four sentenced in connection with drug-related shooting" should have ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Apr 17, 2018

In spite of scoring difficulties that prventd final results from being confirmed until Sunday, the annual Roy Peck Invitational Track meet Saturday was a ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Apr 17, 2018

Playing in front of a packed house at Wyoming Indian High School estimated at 2,100, the inaugural Fremont County All-Star game entertained the crowd, with ...

 

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Apr 17, 2018

"If you have four quarter-milers, you have a track team," legendary Wind River track coach Leroy Sinner always said. Coach Sinner was on to something. Any boy ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Apr 17, 2018

Wind power Not long ago we wrote about the possibility of natural disasters in Fremont County - not the earthquake and volcano type, but the other ...

Marian Ringer, Riverton
Apr 17, 2018

Editor: Our trash usually is picked up out of our dumpster on Wednesday mornings, but last week the alley was blocked by our plumber's truck. He was doing ...


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