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Court skeptical of challenge to Obama's climate change plan

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Two out of three judges on a federal appeals court panel are expressing doubts about a legal challenge to the Obama administration's ...

Yellowstone's oldest hotel gets landmark designation

The Lake Yellowstone Hotel was added to the national roster Thursday.

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- The oldest hotel in Yellowstone National Park has been ...

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Storm brought foot of snow
AP -- The National Weather Service has posted a winter storm warning for a small part of southeast Wyoming, including the city of ...

New fee structure could net $70,000 for Teton

The changes would take effect in 2016.

JACKSON (AP) -- Grand Teton National Park managers say proposed changes to various fees charged to private ...

After several attempts at finding hidden Ranger treasure items over the years, Selena Fox finally accomplished her goal when came across egg No. 2 in fourth ...

Riverton will move to regulate bare-knuckle fights via city ordinance

Riverton city staff plan to draft an ordinance to regulate bare-knuckle fighting in the city.
The Riverton City Council agreed Tuesday night during a work ...

The snow generated .88 inch of precipitation Wednesday, breaking the previous record of .68 inch set in 1924

Wednesday's storm caused a healthy jump ...

County still eyeing office moves once justice center opens in June

The public will likely get a first look inside the new Riverton justice center on June 19.
Fremont County Commissioners are aiming to hold a public dedication ...

Car burglary suspect says 'not guilty;' second plea in different case

Two men pleaded not guilty to multiple charges in unrelated cases in Lander District Court on April 8.
Jeramie Vanzane Lewis, of Riverton, pleaded not guilty ...

Setback rule for wells ups requirement to 500 feet

The Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission has approved increasing the "setback" distance between oil and gas equipment and occupied structures to 500 ...

Mid-Valley favored bidder on Willow Creek school

The Fremont County School District 25 Board of Trustees voted in favor of a contract with Mid-Valley General Contractors on Tuesday for the new Willow Creek ...

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Casper College names new president
CASPER -- The Casper College Board of Trustees has selected Darren Divine as the school's new president.
Divine is ...

Storm to deposit several inches of snow in basin

The spring storm blowing through the Wind River Basin on Wednesday is expected to bring up to 7 inches of precipitation to the Riverton area, with as many as ...

Air space training expansion could start by September

PIERRE, S.D. -- Federal officials are completing the final work required on a newly approved aerial training area over the northern plains, and military bombers ...

The joy of brown bread

For as long as I can remember, my favorite bread, the bread that I still crave above all breads, has come in a can.
It's called brown bread, or outside of ...

Funding still not certain for CWC's ag facility, Jackson outreach center

Administrators at Central Wyoming College will have to wait until the summer to find out whether additional state funding will be available for projects ...

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Corrections
In the March 12 Ranger, the page one story "Commissioners hear pitch on selling EMS to private firm" should have said revenues have ...

Today

Births
PURDUM
A son was born to Sarah Purdum of Riverton and Darren Purdum of Riverton at 7:07 a.m. March 2 at SageWest Health Care at Riverton. The ...

Panel of patients, doctors discuss cancer after film preview at CWC

It's a malady that afflicts the entire planet, and the statistics are staggering. In the United States, one of every two men will be diagnosed with cancer, and ...

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UW facility to get $44M expansion
LARAMIE -- The University of Wyoming announced plans for a $44 million expansion and renovation of its athletic ...

 
 

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