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More than 20 businesses to attend annual job fair

Most of the organizations at the employment expo are hiring for open positions.

The annual Central Wyoming College employment expo and job fair is 9 ...

Author to sign copies of Arapaho anthology

The Wind River Hotel and Casino is hosting a book signing Tuesday where visitors can meet one of the authors of "Arapaho Stories, Songs, and Prayers: A ...

Highway crack repair project set for Tuesday

A $2.3 million highway crack sealing maintenance project is scheduled to continue next week in Lander.
A crew with prime contractor Highway Improvement, Inc., ...

Historian to teach free oral history workshop

The class will include instruction on the basics of interviewing and putting audio recordings to good use.

The Fremont County Pioneer Museum will ...

'All of you are very special to us'

Children planted a pinwheel garden to celebrate National Child Abuse Prevention Month.

Northern Arapaho WIC and the Native Connection Home Visiting ...

Prosecutor's complain at slow pace of appeal to reinstate Eaton sentence

Lawyers for a Wyoming inmate who once lived in Riverton want an appeals court to give them 14 months to contest a recent order allowing prosecutors to once ...

Amid low oil prices, slow drilling pace lingers in state

Drilling for oil and gas in Wyoming has sunk to the lowest rate since 1999 amid oil prices that are too low for petroleum companies to invest in new ...

The Fremont County Solid Waste Disposal District is moving out of the county's self-insurance health benefit pool and onto private insurance for its employees. ...

Search for bear victim sent county search/rescue costs higher

Search and rescue operations in Fremont County were down by half in 2014 compared with the year before, yet the total cost for missions almost quadrupled ...

College to name three past faculty 'emeritus'

Three new names are being added to the list of emeritus professors at Central Wyoming College, including former college president Jo Anne McFarland, former ...

State Dems to elect officers Saturday

The Wyoming Democratic Party Central Committee will meet Saturday to elect officers as well as discuss strategy for the upcoming year. Only Central Committee ...

ATV association invites volunteers to clean up public land

The Fremont County ATV Association and the Bureau of Land Management Lander Field Office plan to clean up of public lands at 9 a.m. Saturday in the Government ...

North Dakota allowed to join Wyoming's lawsuit against fracking rules

The Obama administration announced in March that it will require companies that drill on federal lands to disclose the chemicals used in hydraulic ...

Huge magma reservoir under Yellowstone contains enough to fill Grand Canyon 11 times

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Scientists have spied a vast reservoir of hot, partly molten rock beneath the "supervolcano" at Yellowstone National Park. It's big enough ...

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Man struck, killed on I-80 shoulder
WAMSUTTER (AP) -- Authorities say a 32-year-old man who was working on a disabled truck in the emergency lane of ...

Two years after Wind River schools put education on wheels by retrofitting an old bus into a mobile preschool classroom, a health component is being added as ...

More juveniles held in Fremont County Detention Center last year

The number of juveniles detained in Fremont County more than doubled from 2013 to 2014 according to statistics released this month.
Twenty-nine juveniles were ...

Stiff prison terms await drug bust suspects if convicted

Two Riverton men were scheduled to appear in Fremont County Circuit Court on Friday afternoon in connection with drug charges issued Wednesday.
Court ...

Arapaho tribe asks court to deny Yellowbear a place in border lawsuit

The Northern Arapaho Tribe filed a brief Friday opposing Andrew John Yellowbear's recent request to join a lawsuit affecting the boundary of the Wind River ...

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Corrections
In Tuesday's Ranger, the page one cutline with the story "Officials tour new Riverton justice center" should have said Fremont County ...

 
 

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