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Four-state power line starting in Wyoming clears EIS hurdle

CHEYENNE (AP) -- A planned 730-mile power line project to export Wyoming wind power to southern California has passed a significant regulatory milestone with ...

Hunting raccoons with a greenhorn

Taking a novice to the field for the first time is often one of the more enjoyable aspects of being a sportsman.
As University of Wyoming college students, ...

Wyoming woman designs prized cards

What can be found in most greeting card aisles are variations of the same old messages.
There are some pretty standard ways of wishing someone a happy ...

Wild horse and burro adoption set for May 15 to May 16 at Wyoming Honor Farm

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management and the Wyoming Honor Farm host a wild horse and burro adoption and gentling clinic, the first of two to be held at the ...

Riverwalk builds on recreation network

Residents venturing outside to enjoy the warm spring weather can expect a surprise if they walk to the end of the Rails to Trails path at the Wind River.
A ...

The Jo Anne Youtz McFarland Health and Science Center officially was christened Friday in honor of the retired 25-year CWC president and professor emeritus who ...

Horse sculpture heads to new UW building

POWELLR00;(AP)R00;-- Sculptor Mike Thomas just calls her Darlin'.
She has a smile on her face because she's enjoying a hard ride on a good horse -- and he's a ...

Today

Deaths

COOPER
Funeral services for Frank Cooper, 86, are at 3 p.m., Monday, May 4, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Shoshoni, ...

Clinton to staff an office in Wyoming for 2016 race

CHEYENNE (MCT) -- Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is trying to establish a foothold in deep red Wyoming.
No Democrat has carried Wyoming in a ...

Grizzly research to begin

MOOSE (AP) -- Biologists are planning to begin trapping grizzly bears in remote areas in Grand Teton National Park to see how the bruins' population is faring ...

Digest

Park staff cares for bison calf
(AP) -- State park officials are learning how to care for a bison calf after she was stranded by her mother.
Hot ...

Big DEQ tank cleanup project recommended at multiple trouble spots in county

More than half a million dollars in remedial actions have been recommended for five petroleum-impacted sites in or near Lander.
The Wyoming Department of ...

State revenue pinch lower oil, gas just starting, say analysts

Severity will depend on duration

CHEYENNE (AP) -- Wyo-ming remains on solid fiscal footing for now but the effect of low oil and natural gas prices on ...

Big meth bust Thursday; no link to last week's

At least six people were arrested Thursday in Riverton for conspiracy to deliver methamphetamine as major drug enforcement operations continued.
Wanda Peden, ...

Today

Correction
An April 24 story in The Ranger should have said Dale Bennett, 38, of Riverton faces up to 20 years in prison if convicted of possession of ...

Report says grouse protections could harm military

Wyoming has the nation's biggest population of sage grouse.

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) -- Efforts to protect the greater sage grouse under the federal ...

$30 million 'scrubber' set for refinery

HollyFrontier expects the emission-cutting device to be fully operational in September.

CHEYENNE (AP) -- The skyline of Cheyenne is about to change ...

Digest

More windows shattered on I-25
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) -- Authorities say two more people have reported their windows being shattered while driving in ...

Local law enforcement officers wore black bands over their badges Thursday in honor of Fremont County Sheriff's Office Lt. Steve Crerar, who was shot to death ...

CWC Health and Science Center to get McFarland's name during campus ceremonies Friday

Former Central Wyoming College president Jo Anne McFarland will be honored Friday during a naming ceremony for the CWC Health and Science Center.
The CWC ...

 
 

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