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Wind River snowpack looks good

Statewide, median snow water equivalent for all 19 measuring locations is 101 percent, a full 20 percent lower than the level measured 12 months ...

Students to compete at state poetry contest

The 10thAnnual Wyoming Poetry Out Loud state competition will take placeFeb. 2 to Feb. 3in Cheyenne. Ten student competitors, including Catlin Tillman of ...

Day at the Legislature

CHEYENNE -- Developments at the Wyoming Legislature on the seventh day of the 2015 General Session:
SCHOLARSHIP: The state House Education Committee has ...

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Community calendar
SATURDAY
Ice Fishing Derby is Jan. 23 to Jan. 25 at Boysen Reservoir. This is a Wild West Winter Carnival event.
Poker Run ...

State House gives initial OK to science standards it nixed last year

The Wyoming House of Representatives gave preliminary approval Thursday to legislation that would allow the State Board of Education to adopt science standards ...

Calvert to retire as public TV chief this summer

Two years after announcing --then withdrawing --her retirement in 2013, Ruby Calvert says she is ready to leave her post as general manager of the Wyoming ...

Vehicular homicide suspect bound over

Reuben Revere already has been convicted of DUI related to the Nov. 13 wreck in west Riverton.

Vehicular homicide and aggravated assault charges ...

Wyoming water panel looks over projects added by lawmakers

The programs include $2.6 million for spillway work at Bull Lake.

CHEYENNE --Some members of the state Water Development Commission voiced concerns ...

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Community calendar
FRIDAY
Family Movie Night is 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the activity room at the Dubois Library, 202 N. First St. Popcorn and lemonade ...

How are those New Year's resolutions working out for you?
Many resolutions to eat better and lose weight are born from holiday binge-eating guilt and regret. ...

Digest

Missing Powell woman found dead
POWELL -- A missing Powell woman has been found dead next to an irrigation canal.
The Park County Sheriff's Office ...

Senate panel nixes hunting license changes

CHEYENNE -- Faced with strong opposition from outfitters and the prospect of losing state revenue, a Wyoming Senate committee on Tuesday voted down a bill that ...

After Lander death, UW considers new party rules

The University of Wyoming is working with Laramie police on a proposed party registration system to try to prevent student parties off campus from getting out ...

Day at the Legislature

CHEYENNE -- Developments at the Wyoming Legislature on the sixth day of the 2015 General Session:
MARIJUANA: The House Judiciary Committee voted to advance a ...

Allen part of floor debate on license plates for vets

CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming House of Representatives on Tuesday favored a bill that would restrict eligibility for obtaining a disabled veterans license ...

Holly Jibben is Riverton's new city council member.
She was selected Tuesday night to represent Ward 2 on the council, replacing Todd Smith, who resigned to ...

Arapahos propose running separate trash operations

A joint tribal agency has run four facilities on the Wind River Indian Reservation since July 2013.

The Northern Arapaho Tribe wants to run two solid ...

Charge upped to homicide against driver in three-car wreck in west Riverton

The Fremont County's Attorney's Office filed new charges of aggravated vehicular homicide and aggravated assault and battery against an Ethete man related to a ...

City council selects Jibben as new Ward 2 representative

The Riverton City Council selected Holly Jibben to be the new Ward 2 representative during its regular meeting Tuesday.
Five candidates were interviewed for ...

Tragedy seemed to drive most of the traffic to dailyranger.com in 2014.
Three of the top 10 most read stories written by The Ranger staff concerned the ...

 
 

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