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Public works director Kyle Butterfield, above left, gave an informal presentation to Riverton City Council members on the city's role when the Wyoming ...

Cheney, Trump both have 50 percent-plus in state

The University of Wyoming Survey and Analysis Center's poll is one of the few conducted in Wyoming each election cycle.

LARAMIE -- A recent survey of ...

Ruling on wild horse roundup could affect Honor Farm

The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals decision to limit the Bureau of Land Management's wild horse program program eventually could reduce the number of horses ...

Rec task force seeks partners

Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead's recent Outdoor Recreation Task Force is now seeking public and private partners to apply to be on the Task Force or indicate their ...

New online map shows weed-free ag tools

The Wyoming Weed and Pest Council has released a new online map designed to help reduce the spread of invasive species.
The Weed Free Forage interactive ...

New judge named in Campbell Co.

CHEYENNE, (AP) -- Gov. Matt Mead has appointed Paul Phillips as the new Circuit Court Judge for the 6th Judicial District in Campbell County.
Phillips will ...

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Deaths

KASSELDER
Keith Frank Kasselder died Sunday, October 23 in Lander. A celebration of life will take place ...

Fremont County residents can choose from a long list of Halloween activities of every flavor this year. There are haunted houses, fundraisers, and activities ...

Harrison sentenced in Utah; Wyo prosecution next

Harrison apologized in a brief statement and said his crimes were tied to a drug addiction.

FARMINGTON, Utah (AP) -- A Utah man was sentenced Monday ...

Wyoming digest

Trial will consider dust from Wyoming trains
SEATTLE (AP) -- A trial set for next month will weigh whether coal dust that spills into waterways from ...

Candidate letters welcome The Ranger welcomes letters to the editor, and even those about

The Ranger welcomes letters to the editor, and even those about a particular candidate during the election season.
Deadline for all letters is Friday, Nov. 4. ...

Autopsy: Woman's death caused by alcohol withdrawal

A woman found unresponsive at her home in Lander died as the result of alcohol withdrawal, according to autopsy results.
Officials initially considered the ...

Tribal leaders decry state move sending troopers to oil protest

Wyoming has sent six highway patrol troopers to North Dakota to help authorities deal with Indian protesters demonstrating against the construction of an oil ...

Homelessness rising in state; 10-year plan aims to address the problem

Wyoming reported about 750 homeless people in 2014, about 790 last year, and about 850 this year.

Riverton hosted a homeless conference Oct. 14 at ...

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Deaths

KENYON
Vivian Helen Kenyon, 88, longtime Riverton resident, died on October 21 at Worland Healthcare and ...

Flu shot by far the best way to avoid the virus

Seasonal flu shots are the best way available to help prepare for the upcoming flu season and avoid influenza illness, according to the Wyoming Department of ...

Amid energy economy concerns, school superintendents address state lawmakers

RANCHESTER (AP) -- School superintendents from around the state will address the Legislature's Joint Appropriations Committee about their concern over state ...

Cheyenne votes to OK rule on discrimination

CHEYENNE -- After nearly six hours of public testimony and dais debate, the Cheyenne City Council late Monday voted 7-3 to approve an anti-discrimination ...

Wyoming digest

Parents to be sentenced in child's death
GREEN RIVER (AP) -- Parents will be sentenced after pleading no contest in the death of their infant ...

State hopes easements protect deer from sprawl

Wyoming Game and Fish hopes to acquire a conservation easement in November on a 1,882-acre parcel of private land on Table Mountain south of ...

 
 

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