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Case crafting six bills for state Legislature

The senator is sponsoring legislation that addresses vehicle identification number checks, burglary charges and industrial sitings.

Lander's state ...

Man charged with vehicular homicide in November wreck

The autopsy showed Carolyn M. Whitman, of Riverton, died from complications of injuries suffered in the collision.

The Riverton Police Department has ...

Ex-teacher pleads guilty in sexual abuse of girl

Ray James Moore, 25, was also a girls basketball coach at Rock River School.

LARAMIE --A former physical education teacher at Rock River School ...

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Voters receiving cancellation notices
CHEYENNE --Registered voters in Wyoming who did not cast a ballot in November's general election are receiving ...

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Deaths
TANNER
Keith Owen Tanner, 62, formerly of Riverton, died Tuesday, Jan. 6, following a brief illness. Cremation has taken place, and there will ...

Autopsy says woman died from dog attack

Officials have concluded that no humans were involved in the November death of Deanne L. Coando-Tyvonnes, 40, of Fort Washakie.
Coando-Tyvonnes was found ...

County crews clear snow slide

SHERIDAN --Sheridan County crews have cleared a path through deep snows that slid across a road popular with local snowmobilers.
Sheridan County road and ...

Riverton police searching for escaped suspect

Local police still are looking for Drew Blackburn, 28, of Arapahoe, who was arrested at about 9:30 p.m. Friday in the 900 block of South Federal Boulevard for ...

Ethete man's death labeled as suspicious

The Friday death of Sheldon Whiteman, 25, of Ethete, has been labeled suspicious pending an autopsy.
Fremont County Coroner Mark Stratmoen explained that all ...

State Capitol work cost and timeline uncertain

CHEYENNE --The cost and timeline to complete an extensive renovation and expansion of the Wyoming State Capitol and adjacent Herschler Building remain ...

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Corrections
In Tuesday's Ranger, the page one story "Elected leaders take oath of office" should have said District Court Judge Norman E. Young ...

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Reward upped for missing woman
CASPER -- The family of a 61-year-old Casper woman who has been missing since October is increasing the reward offered ...

Trial set for teenager charged in hospital crash

CASPER -- A judge has set a trial date for a girl accused of using inhalants before she crashed into the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper, killing her two ...

Jewell orders fire strategy that protects grouse

BOISE, Idaho -- Interior Secretary Sally Jewell is calling for a new wildfire-fighting strategy to protect a wide swath of intermountain West sagebrush country, ...

Three employees cited after RPD 'sting' operation

Employees at three Riverton businesses were cited Dec. 29 for selling tobacco to a minor.
The employees were subjects of a "sting" operation conducted by the ...

Riverton mayor, council members take oath of office

It was an emotional meeting Tuesday night for the Riverton City Council as Ron Warpness handed over his mayor seat to Lars Baker after he took the oath of ...

Authorities identify man found dead on college campus

Dominic Lee Arthur Sr., 46, was not associated with the school.

The man found dead Dec. 31 at Central Wyoming College has been identified as Dominic ...

Plea hearing set in death of newborn

The agreement stipulates Ardis Enos would plead guilty to voluntary manslaughter.

An Ethete woman charged with killing her newborn child has reached ...

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Deaths
BOARDMAN
Phyllis Prigmore Boardman, 89, of Dubois, died Sunday, Dec. 28, at Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation-Wind River. Per her request, ...

Poison center reminds residents about dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning

The Wyoming Poison Center has received dozens of calls so far this season on carbon monoxide poisoning.
Every year more than 400 Americans die from ...

 
 

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