Menu

Stories written by: From staff and wire reports

From staff and wire reports
Sep 24, 2017

The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. fell by one this week to 935. Wyoming's count was unchanged again for the week. There were no ...

From staff and wire reports
Sep 21, 2017

Former U.S. Rep. Cynthia Lummis has ruled out running next year for governor of Wyoming. Lummis had been considered a frontrunner for the job if she decided ...

From staff and wire reports
Sep 10, 2017

Beginning this week, the Wyoming Capitol dome in Cheyenne will be covered up until mid-2019 while workers do renovation work as part of the huge Capitol Square ...


From staff and wire reports
Sep 8, 2017

The University of Wyoming is prepping grounds to celebrate the grand opening of the Native American Education Research and Cultural Center. On the weekend of ...

From staff and wire reports
Aug 31, 2017

The body of a man who fell to his death while climbing in the Wind River Mountains has been recovered. Sublette County sheriff's officials say 54-year-old ...

From staff and wire reports
Aug 25, 2017

University of Wyoming President Laurie Nichols assembled a seven-member committee to advise her on American Indian affairs. The advisory committee will work ...


From staff and wire reports
Aug 15, 2017

Two boys who died while attending the government-run Carlisle Indian Industrial School in Pennsylvania about 135 years ago were returned to the Northern ...

From staff and wire reports
Aug 13, 2017

CARLISLE, Pa. (AP) -- Re-mains unearthed at a Pennsylvania Army base don't match the Native American child thought to have been buried there after dying at the ...

From staff and wire reports
Jul 27, 2017

Residents in southeast Wyoming can return to their homes and cabins as firefighters make progress on a fire burning in the Medicine Bow National Forest. The ...


From staff and wire reports
Jul 21, 2017

Drought conditions in some areas, along with weak grain prices, are among factors weighing heavily on the rural economy in parts of 10 Plains and Western ...

From staff and wire reports
Jul 9, 2017

Fremont County had no active rigs at work last week. Wyoming's count was unchanged, but the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the ...

From staff and wire reports
Jul 6, 2017

A wildfire continues to menace cabins and a campground in southeast Wyoming. Medicine Bow National Forest officials expect another day of warm, dry weather to ...


From staff and wire reports
Jul 6, 2017

Residents who have had conflicts with grizzly bears in Wyoming can contribute to a new survey being launched coincidentally to the announced removal of the ...

From staff and wire reports
Jul 2, 2017

Wyoming has been mired in a border-to-border recession tied to the downturn coal, oil and natural gas production. In an encouraging sign after ...

From staff and wire reports
May 21, 2017

Avis Garcia and Burnett Whiteplume earned their doctoral degrees from the University of Wyoming last week. Whiteplume earned his degree in education ...


From staff and wire reports
May 17, 2017

Despite leadership shakeups and financial struggles, Great Lake Airlines has not indicated any "change in direction" in its service at Riverton Regional ...

From staff and wire reports
May 14, 2017

In less than a year since 10 buffalo returned to the Wind River Indian Reservation for the first time in 130 years, the first buffalo calf was born last ...

From staff and wire reports
May 9, 2017

Staff and wire reports Wyoming Senate President Eli Bebout of Riverton uses the words "pretty remote" in predicting whether Wyoming might assume management ...


From staff and wire reports
May 7, 2017

Killed were 64-year-old Neil Hines and 44-year-old Sydney Hines, both of Jeffrey City. After a two-day water search, authorities have confirmed that ...

From staff and wire reports
Apr 20, 2017

The Wyoming Stock Growers Land Trust is seeking nominations for the2017 Kurt Bucholz Award. The award was created in 2008, in memory of Kurt Bucholz, DVM, ...

From staff and wire reports
Apr 20, 2017

Veterinarians from the Department of Agriculture are currently investigating and testing cattle that were potentially exposed to tuberculosis in South Dakota. ...


From staff and wire reports
Apr 9, 2017

Record amounts of water are predicted to come down Wyoming mountains in a number of major river basins this spring and summer, according to the latest spring ...

From staff and wire reports
Apr 9, 2017

Molly Thornton of Riverton directed a production of "Lost in Yonkers" this week at Chadron State College. The Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winning play is ...

From staff and wire reports
Apr 9, 2017

Multiverse, a space sciences laboratory at UC Berkeley, will visit Riverton as part of its "Eclipse Megamovie Awareness Tour," a series of town hall and ...


From staff and wire reports
Apr 9, 2017

A public information sharing meeting to discuss the 2018 Jefferson Street highway improvement project will be held 6 p.m. Tuesday at Lander City ...

From staff and wire reports
Apr 9, 2017

Chief Washakie scholarships have been awarded to 14 University of Wyoming students for the coming academic year. Current recipients of the Chief Washakie ...

From staff and wire reports
Apr 2, 2017

The University of Wyoming is seeking public comment on a draft strategic plan that covers everything from academic quality to economic development. Goals set ...


Read The Ranger...
2017-09-24
2017-09-22
2017-09-21
Show Older Posts