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Alarm at Honor Farm nothing serious; officers used it to train

Anyone who saw the Fremont County Coroner and Riverton Police Department rushing to the Wyoming Honor Farm with his lights flashing on Friday have no need for ...

The campus security force at Central Wyoming College includes several student trainees studying in the college's criminal justice program.
They work under ...

Plans in place for new fire hall in Hudson; $1M job this summer

The 8,000-square-foot, three-bay fire facility will be built south of the new Hudson water plant at the corner of Eighth and Kansas streets.

Hudson ...

Assessed value to climb slightly; $920 million projected

Fremont County's assessed value is expected to increase .4 percent to $920 million in the coming fiscal year, according to a report from Fremont County ...

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Corrections
In Tuesday's Ranger, a page two headline should have said, "CO blamed for eight deaths."

Births
PINGREE
A daughter was born to ...

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Plan would protect ferret hosts
CHEYENNE --Federal officials have a new plan to encourage more landowners in Wyoming to allow reintroduction of ...

Montana wants lawsuit to quantify water rights

The state claims Wyoming shorted water deliveries on the Tongue River for decades.

CHEYENNE --The state of Montana is urging the U.S. Supreme Court ...

Wisconsin college hires former CWC administrator as president

Jason Wood of Riverton has been hired as president of Southwest Wisconsin Technical College, effective July 1.
Wood formerly served as executive vice ...

Donations to victims of Dubois fire slow down; demolition has begun

The flow of donations for business owners and others affected by the December fire in downtown Dubois has slowed to a trickle as rebuilding efforts get under ...

Bids for new elementary school exceed budget

District 25 superintendent Terry Snyder says he is optimistic the Wyoming Schools Facilities Commission will allow the district to move forward with its ...

Woman pleads guilty to first-degree murder in death on reservation

A plea agreement would limit Susan Lynn Chippewa's sentence to 35 years in prison.

A woman pleaded guilty Wednesday in U.S. District Court to killing ...

Winners of academic contest at CWC to receive one year's tuition

The public is welcome to watch the competition on Saturday.

Twelve teams of high school students from around the state will compete Saturday in the ...

Skate park fundraising nears total; rec board adds $10K

The City of Riverton has entered into a memorandum of understanding with the Central Wyoming Skateboarding Association and Dreamland Skateparks, which will be ...

Landowners, environmental groups, biologists and businesses all have weighed in with proposals as Wyoming officials consider the first boundary changes in five ...

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Woman dies in Torrington shooting
TORRINGTON -- Goshen County authorities are investigating the fatal shooting of a woman in Torrington.
The Goshen ...

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Births
KIMSEY
A son was born to Jenny Kimsey of Riverton and Jimmy Kimsey of Lander at 11:20 p.m. March 6 at SageWest Health Care at Riverton. The ...

Wyoming veterans seeing shorter wait times for care

CHEYENNE -- Wyoming veterans are experiencing fewer long delays for medical appointments at federal hospitals and clinics around the state as compared to the ...

Substance abuse stressing reservation, senator hears

Most programs that provide some type of help are outpatient programs, but speakers said inpatient facilities would be a useful addition to ...

$100K bail set for suspect in child porn investigation

A child pornography charge has been filed against a Lander man whose house police raided April 2.
The Fremont County Attorney's Office on April 6 charged ...

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Corrections
In Tuesday's Ranger, the page three story and cutline about grizzly bears contained an error. Grizzly bears cannot be hunted in Grand Teton ...

 
 

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