Jul 5, 2015 - Peggy Boggan, Lander:  Editor:
It is shocking what happened at the church in South Carolina, where the nine people were shot at the Bible study meeting.
It is hard to believe ... [more]
Jul 5, 2015 - By Randy Tucker:  Twenty years later, however, the unacceptable trusses are still holding the extra weight.
July 4, 1995, marked the unofficial halfway point of ... [more]
Jul 5, 2015 - By Steven R. Peck:  A beautiful, patriotic son was inspired by an easterner's visit to the Mountain West
Katharine Lee Bates was the head of the English department at ... [more]
Jul 3, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Daniel Bolding, a 2015 Lander Valley High School graduate, has been named a Scholar All-American by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America for the ... [more]
Jul 3, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Riverton will compete at the 15-year-old level this year with a single team of 13-15-year-olds.
The Riverton Babe Ruth age all-star baseball team was ... [more]
Jul 3, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  An eight-run third inning gave the Red Sox an 11-5 victory Thursday night over the Dodgers in the majors division Riverton Little League championship game at ... [more]
Jul 3, 2015 - By Eric Blom, Staff Writer:  Navy Cmdr. Chad Kennedy is retiring after a 20-year Naval career.
The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson launched 2,400 combat missions in Syria and ... [more]
Jul 3, 2015 - By Eric Blom, Staff Writer:  A jury trial is set to begin July 6 for an Arapaho man charged with sexually assaulting his cousin.
The Fremont County Attorney's Office charged the ... [more]
Jul 3, 2015 - By Eric Blom, Staff Writer:  Reuben Revere pleaded guilty on Thursday in Lander District Court to aggravated vehicular homicide in the death of Riverton Police Department employee Carolyn ... [more]
Jul 3, 2015 - The Associated Press:  Casper man killed in rollover
WHEATLAND -- A 62-year-old Casper man was killed in a single-vehicle rollover crash north of Wheatland.
Wyoming Highway ... [more]
Jul 3, 2015 - From staff reports:  The first week of July was a rough one for wildfires 14 years ago. Blazes near both Lander and Dubois required all-out effort to contain, and a fire truck was ... [more]
Jul 3, 2015 - From staff reports:  Visitors also are urged to use caution when using campfires.
Visitors to Wyoming's state parks and historic sites are reminded that the possession ... [more]
Jul 3, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Local fire officials said they were grateful for the help of passersby who stopped to extinguish a small grass fire at about 2:20 p.m. Saturday near Lewis Road ... [more]
Jul 3, 2015 - From staff reports:  The 67th Annual Army Band will perform at the first concert.
"Wyoming's Own" 67th Annual Army Band is the guest of the first Hot Notes Cool Nights ... [more]
Jul 3, 2015 - From staff reports:  Former residents and visitors can share family tales, letters or photographs that reach back to any period since the settlement's early ... [more]
Jul 3, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  A special steel beam was placed carefully with others in the center wing of the new Wyoming Indian Elementary School on July 14 after school board members, ... [more]
Jul 2, 2015 - Staff:  Deaths
Twylah Dewey, 59, died Sunday, June 28, at Davis Hospital and Medical Center in Layton, Utah. An evening service and wake will be at 7 ... [more]
Jun 30, 2015 - Staff:  Corrections
In Friday's Ranger, the sub-headline with the page one story "Judge gives murder prosecutor, defendant last chance for a deal" should have ... [more]
Jun 28, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  A quick season has the Lander Senior Babe Ruth playing this weekend at the state tournament in Rock Springs. Lander lost to Belle Fourche, S.D., 10-9, on ... [more]
Jun 28, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  The Padres edged the Twins 5-3 in the Lander Little League major division Wednesday night at City Park.
The contest wrapped up the Little League regular ... [more]
Jun 28, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  In a balanced Riverton major league baseball division, the Rockies captured the No. 1 seed after winning the five-team regular season title in the final week ... [more]
Jun 28, 2015 - Todd Darbing, Riverton:  Editor:
All I would ask for the county commission is to remember that our ambulance service and emergency medics are not just numbers on a budget chart. There ... [more]
Jun 28, 2015 - By Randy Tucker:  Bob Vandervort was an exemplary member of "The Greatest Generation."
It's a sad commentary on people's "golden" years that they sometimes outlive ... [more]
Jun 28, 2015 - By Steven R. Peck:  Imagine a same-sex couple unsure about insurance as the big court rulings come down
Oddities of newspaper production mean that this section of ... [more]
Jun 28, 2015 - Staff:  Helen Ann Simpson, formerly of Riverton, died Wednesday, June 24, at Hot Springs County Memorial Hospital in Thermopolis. She was 73 years old.
Services will ... [more]
Jun 28, 2015 - By Andrea Novotny, Staff Writer:  To much of the world, Wyoming is as alien as the desert bug planet Klendathu from the science fiction film "Starship Troopers."
In fact, that movie was ... [more]
Jun 28, 2015 - By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer:  Troublesome animal captured, euthanized; first such case this year
A black bear has been trapped and euthanized after causing problems at a youth ... [more]
Jun 28, 2015 - From staff reports:  A public hearing regarding the Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site is at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Wind River Hotel and Casino. The meeting will discuss a ... [more]
Jun 28, 2015 - By Christina George, Staff Writer:  The district also awarded interim superintendent Michelle Hoffman a part-time contract.
The Fremont County School District 14 Board of Trustees has ... [more]
Jun 28, 2015 - By Eric Blom, Staff Writer:  A trial date is set for nine defendants in the largest crackdown on alleged drug dealing in Fremont County since 2011.
Lander District Court Judge Norman E. ... [more]