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Raised uranium in reservation water samples

May 3, 2012 - By Martin Reed, Staff Writer:  The U.S. Department of Energy is investigating the clean water system installed for a Wind River Indian Reservation area affected by uranium contamination ... [more]

Department of Energy hosts talks Wednesday on tailings

May 1, 2012 - By Martin Reed, Staff Writer:  The U.S. Department of Energy is hosting an informational meeting in Riverton pertaining to ongoing work and concerns with the former uranium mill tailings ... [more]

Digest

Apr 29, 2012 - Staff:  CWC club's powwow is May 5
The annual Central Wyoming College Powwow, sponsored by the United Tribes Club, is set for Saturday, May 5, at school's ... [more]

CWC students win at model U.N. program

Apr 29, 2012 - Staff:  A delegation from Central Wyoming College won top honors at the Wyoming Model United Nations held at the University of Wyoming on April 20-21.
Forensics ... [more]

Requiem influences spring showcase at CWC

Apr 29, 2012 - Staff:  John Rutter's "Requiem," a seven-movement work for choir, an instrumental ensemble and a soprano soloist, will be the feature at the annual Central Wyoming ... [more]

Exhibits and advice: Citizens benefit from health expo

Apr 29, 2012 - By Martin Reed, Staff Writer:  Leaning back on a reclining chair fit for a summer's day outdoors, Sharon Ayers of Riverton was ready to test her blood circulation.
"I'm going to tell you ... [more]

Get wings with CWC

Apr 22, 2012 - Staff:  Central Wyoming College's Lander Center is offering courses in May for aviation enthusiasts.
Flying for Cockpit Companions is offered Saturday, May 12, from 8 ... [more]

Mock anthrax crisis showed readiness of alert system

Apr 18, 2012 - By Emily Etheredge, Staff Writer:  A recent readiness drill tested the preparedness of the Fremont County Public Health Department in dealing with a large-scale anthrax exposure.
The exercise ... [more]

At the Ag Expo

Apr 17, 2012 - By Emily Etheredge, Staff Writer:  Faith Ridgely, a third-grader at Arapahoe School, volunteered to dress up like a cow. By decking herself in ears, a sandpaper tongue, blown up balloon udders ... [more]

Lone Bear, like his dad, commits to play basketball at CWC

Apr 15, 2012 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  PAVILLION -- Tyson Lone Bear is following in his father's footsteps.
The Wind River senior and son of Darrell Lone Bear Sr. made things official Thursday after ... [more]

Today

Apr 10, 2012 - Staff:  Correction
In the April 6 edition of The Ranger, the page one story "Deer population at center of G&F talks with county residents" should have said ... [more]

CWC Theater Showcase offering mix of performances

Apr 8, 2012 - Staff:  Central Wyoming College theater students have generated so much material for the ninth annual Theater Showcase that each performance will be totally ... [more]

Digest

Apr 8, 2012 - Staff:  Learn about the 'quirky brain'
Central Wyoming College psychology professor Jewel Dirks, who did a research project on the "Quirky Brain," shares some of her ... [more]

CWC board meetings to be streamed live, but not recorded

Apr 3, 2012 - By Joshua Scheer, Staff Writer:  After a couple of months of tests and talks, the Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees has decided to stream its monthly meetings live on the college's ... [more]

CWC, UW partner on grant to enhance international studies

Apr 1, 2012 - By Bridget Wilson, University of Wyoming:  The University of Wyoming and Central Wyoming College are collaborating with community colleges across the state to extend international studies opportunities ... [more]

Many infected by West Nile, CWC research determines

Mar 29, 2012 - By Joshua Scheer, Staff Writer:  Central Wyoming College students said their research found that 11 percent to 22 percent of Fremont County's population contracted West Nile virus last ... [more]

Digest

Mar 25, 2012 - Staff:  Riverton chamber needs Easter help
The Riverton Chamber of Commerce is continuing to seek help to stage this year's Easter Egg Hunt happening on April 7 at ... [more]

CWC students present West Nile virus study

Mar 18, 2012 - Staff:  A pair of Central Wyoming College students will present information from a three-plus-year undergraduate research project on West Nile virus in Fremont County ... [more]

Food fair backs the local market

Mar 13, 2012 - By Martin Reed, Staff Writer:  Organizers of Saturday's 2012 Local Food Fair at Central Wyoming College said the event was a success with more than 300 attendees browsing the products of ... [more]

CWC gets grant to boost worker training programs

Mar 11, 2012 - By Joshua Scheer, Staff Writer:  One Central Wyoming College employee said expanded health care training provided through a recent grant award could help even out average salaries in the state ... [more]

Tuesday notes

Mar 6, 2012 - By Steven R. Peck:  Wyoming wind
We all know the word "hellacious" and how it is used. But is "howlacious" a word? If it is, it would be a good one to describe the wind ... [more]

Geraud gets leadership award

Mar 4, 2012 - The Associated Press:  The Wyoming Association of Community College Trustees presented a longtime member of the Central Wyoming College Foundation with its Leadership Award last ... [more]

Buy local: Food fair offers farmers market in winter

Mar 4, 2012 - Staff:  The 2012 Local Food Fair happening Saturday, March 10, at Central Wyoming College is offering the opportunity to have a farmers-style market in winter.
The ... [more]

Swords at play: Camelot features extended stage maneuvers

Mar 2, 2012 - By Emily Etheredge, Staff Writer:  Some people fight with words, others fight with a fist. "Camelot" director Mike Myers fights with a sword.
Trained as an actor combatant, Myers spent the ... [more]

CWC starts work on new master plan

Mar 1, 2012 - Joshua Scheer, Staff Writer:  Central Wyoming College has begun the legwork required to compose a new master plan for the educational institution's Riverton campus and satellite sites ... [more]

CWC, hospitals partners in $5 million health careers grant

Feb 29, 2012 - Staff:  Wyoming workers seeking careers in health care got a boost from a federal grant awarded to the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services (DWS) worth nearly $5 ... [more]

Local Food Fair scheduled for March 10

Feb 26, 2012 - Staff:  Food producers are invited to participate in the 2012 Local Food Fair scheduled for March 10 at Central Wyoming College.
CWC is sponsoring the fair to create ... [more]

Terrorism expert speaking at CWC

Feb 26, 2012 - Staff:  Heidi Beirich, who leads one of the most highly regarded non-governmental operations monitoring hate groups and extremism in the world, will speak at Central ... [more]

Eighty-three CWC students named to president's honor roll

Feb 22, 2012 - Staff:  Eighty-three Central Wyoming College students earned perfect 4.0 grade point averages during the fall 2011 semester and were named to on the president's honor ... [more]

Archaeology group considers 'The Power of Place'

Feb 20, 2012 - By Carolyn B. Tyler Staff Writer:  Lander rancher Dave Raynolds and Central Wyoming College geology professor Suki Smaglik will combine forces to present the February program on "The Power of ... [more]