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New business toolkit can support employee health and wellness

A new toolkit designed to help local businesses support the health and wellness of employees is now available from the Prevention Management Organization of ...

No prison time for man in bear- spray battle with Riverton officer

Shilo Two Bulls, who bear-sprayed a police officer in September, will be able to avoid prison time if he successfully completes three years of probation.
Two ...

County: Don't throw away those Christmas trees

Fremont County's solid waste district dumps trees into Ocean Lake for fish habitat each year.

There's one recycling program that brings year-long ...

Lander to play major role on state rec panel

Wyoming State Parks and Cultural Resources Director Darin Westby has named five Lander residents to the 29-member Outdoor Recreation Task Force.
"The Wyoming ...

Area churches abound with Christmas observances

Fremont County churches offer many different ways to celebrate this weekend.
Churches are opening their doors to everyone for special services on Christmas ...

Christmas Greetings Edition inside

The Ranger's annual Christmas Greetings Editions including letters to Santa Claus can be found inside today's PDF located at the top right of the website, and ...

White Christmas? Highly likely this year, no matter the definition used

Fremont County can likely expect a "classic white Christmas," according to National Weather Service senior forecaster Paul Skrbac.
With a pressure system ...

For most people, the Christmas season is a time of family gatherings, gift exchanges, and fond memories - new and old.
It also is a time when, during the ...

JEC starts over on school funding bills

The state's Joint Education Committee is starting over from scratch after it could not find support for its three bills proposals to cut funding for K-12 ...

Riverton man caught selling neighbor's tools on Facebook

Kristopher Florence will have a 18- to 36-month prison sentence suspended after pleading guilty to burglary this month.
Instead, Florence will need to ...

No quorum for tribal court vote

The Shoshone General Council was set to vote on whether to reinstate the tribal court Saturday, but with temperatures dropping to 20 below zero and Fort ...

After 16 years on the Fremont County Commission, chairman Doug Thompson smacked his gavel for the last time Tuesday.
When he announced his retirement this ...

Fort Washakie kindergarten through third-grade students performed for family and friends at their Christmas concert Monday ...

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Births

MCADAMS

A son was born to Melanie McAdams of Riverton and Christopher McAdams of Riverton at 10:56 p.m. ...

Webinar takes online marketing focus

Creating great online marketing content will be the subject of a Wyoming Small Business Development Center webinar Thursday, Jan. 5, from 2-3 p.m.
Corissa St. ...

Special master says Wyoming water must go to Montana lake

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Wyoming will be obligated to provide enough water to fill a large Montana reservoir under a ruling from a special master appointed by ...

Legislative task force gets look at WLRC plans

Both the Wyoming Life Resource Center in Lander and the Wyoming State Hospital in Evanston could see major changes under schematic designs taking shape for the ...

Education panel scraps earlier ed bills, favors new deficit plan

CHEYENNE (TNS) -- Legislators still are working on a plan to offset the state's education funding deficit.
The Legislature's Joint Education Interim Committee ...

Wyoming digest

WAM wants to ix administratie fee
CASPER (AP) -- The Wyoming Association of Municipalities is fighting to end the state's collection of an ...

Riverton, Lander get donations from energy company

Black Hills Energy is trying to make the holidays happier by donating 141 major home appliances valued at $201,000 to non-profits in 18 communities across ...

 
 

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