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That gleaming silver monolith rising nearly 20 stories above the plains of southeast ...

Cloud Peak's reclamation among best in America

Cloud Peak Energy was recognized in 2014 for its reclamation work at the Antelope Mine in northeastern Wyoming.
The company received the 2014 Excellence in ...

Railroad transport delay fixed after years of negotiations

Rail traffic delays that impacted Cloud Peak Energy in 2014 had been resolved by the beginning of this year.
Cloud Peak spokesman Rick Curtsinger said the ...

Inspector: Coal on 'tough road,' but big Wyoming mines still compete well

The coal industry is "taking a beating" in Wyoming of late, as evidenced by the state mine inspector's report for 2014.
Coal companies in Wyoming produced at ...

Real-deal gold-mine restoration is even better

The elaborate, ancient interior of South Pass City's Carissa Mine and Mill site seems less like an old ...

The company behind the Bear Lodge Critical Rare Earth Project in northwest Wyoming anticipates the mine will provide a major new source for the supply of the ...

Nucor patient amid drilling slowdown

Nucor Inc. leadership remains optimistic that the current market slowdown is merely a familiar part of the boom and bust cycle, and that the industry will ...

Driver in fatal wreck had alcohol level of .314

The driver in a fatal, one-vehicle rollover this month near Boysen Reservoir was intoxicated at the time of his death, according to autopsy reports.
Rupert D. ...

CWC speech team future in doubt due to departure of its coach

Administrators at Central Wyoming College are working to save the school's forensics program after the departure of instructor Josh House.
House, a Riverton ...

Although progress has slowed on assessing the feasibility of re-opening the iron mine at Atlantic City, entities are still in close talks on its future.
In ...

The search will be done out of the public eye at the outset while two committees made up of trustees, UW staff, faculty and others find a search firm and ...

Pilot lands safely after crop duster clips power line

An airplane pilot who struck a power line on Riverview Road was able to safely land his crop duster at Riverton Regional Airport.
Deputies responded at about ...

A 40-year-old man suffered minor injuries after losing control of his red 2002 Dodge pickup truck at about 5:45 p.m. Monday in the 600 block of South Federal ...

Overlooking the City of Riverton and with striking views of Wind River mountains, the Wind River Job Corps Center stands vacant waiting to be occupied by its ...

Finances tight, but District 25 expects to secure pay raise

After taking a closer look at the budget, Fremont County School District 25 officials hope to recommend a staff salary increase of 1 percent at the next board ...

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Corrections
In Friday's Ranger, the page five "Achievers" item should have said, "Shadrack Cristando of Hudson and Darci Petersen of Lander were listed ...

Health department officials issue floodwater safety tips

Officials from the Wyoming Department of Health have issued the following health tips in light of the heavy rain that has fallen recently throughout the state. ...

Center of Hope giving tours of upgraded facility

The third quarter report from the Volunteers of America Northern Rockies highlighted improvements and updates at the Center of Hope facility, 223 W. Adams St., ...

State's prisons to be subject to federal laws on sexual assault

CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming Department of Corrections is working to certify that its facilities around the state meet federal security requirements intended to ...

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Semi strikes, kills rider
LARAMIE -- A Minnesota truck driver was arrested on suspicion of hitting and killing a motorcyclist east of Laramie and ...

 
 

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