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A family-owned daily newspaper serving Riverton, Lander and Fremont County, Wyoming since 1949

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Jun 17, 2021

Fremont County has approved a five-year contract with Frontier Ambulance -- identified as Priority Ambulance in previous talks -- to serve the region's ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jun 17, 2021

Three people were arrested Wednesday afternoon after allegedly stealing a vehicle that had been left running in the 300 block of East Pershing ...

From Ranger staff reports
Jun 17, 2021

Members of the public are being asked to select two pieces of local artwork to adorn the sides of some Riverton buildings. The paintings are being solicited ...


Staff
Jun 17, 2021

Deaths DESMOND Riki Dawn Desmond, 65, of Lander, died Monday, May 31, 2021. Cremation has taken place, and there will be a memorial service at 2 p.m. ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Jun 17, 2021

Riverton probably isn't the only town its size in the U.S that that has 15 or more buildings displaying big, fine-art murals on the exterior walls. But it ...

Betty Starks Case
Jun 17, 2021

Joe and Rose Stanbury are really going to retire after 44 years at RTO for Joe. That's Riverton Tire and Oil. The business will remain in family hands. And ...


Allen D. Barkley / Lander
Jun 17, 2021

Editor: I want to thank Betty Starks Case for hitting the nail on the head in a recent column. For years the student loan program has been one of my pet ...

From Ranger staff reports, with Wyoming News Exchange
Jun 16, 2021

Fremont County has two more deaths tied to coronavirus. The Wyoming Department of Health on Tuesday announced that a Fremont County woman and a Fremont County ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jun 16, 2021

Local weather officials asked residents to avoid burning fires this week due to hot, dry conditions in the Wind River Basin. "This is August weather that ...


Staff
Jun 16, 2021

BIRTHS QUIVER A son was born to Lahliyah Dresser of Arapahoe and Tyler Quiver of Ethete at 8:09 p.m. Friday, June 11, 2021, at SageWest Health Care ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Jun 16, 2021

The Riverton Raiders made the trek to Billings and picked up a split Saturday against the Billings Halos in American Legion baseball. The Raiders won the ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Jun 16, 2021

The Pulitzer Prizes were announced last week, recognizing some of the nation's best work in various categories of news, photography, commentary, fiction, ...


Henry Dodge / Riverton
Jun 16, 2021

Editor: IR00;know this is still a little ways off, but IR00;would like to suggest that fireworks not be allowed in the Riverton city limits this Fourth of ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jun 15, 2021

The Riverton Basin has set multiple hot-weather records in June, and temperatures have been well above normal all month. The most recent record was set ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Jun 15, 2021

Meeting Thursday in Riverton, Wyoming's Joint Labor, Health and Social Services legislative committee advanced a bill that would compel employers to seek work ...


By Randy Tucker
Jun 15, 2021

Fremont County gets a few kids each year move on to play at the next level. Aside from a few players picked up by the Wyoming Cowboys, often as "preferred ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Jun 10, 2021

If probationary terms are met, then the charge could be dropped altogether in November ---------- Fremont County School District 25 superintendent JoAnne ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Jun 9, 2021

A woman's murder confession will not be allowed in evidence because she was not granted an attorney during her police interview after requesting one. A ...


By Steve Peck, Publisher
Jun 8, 2021

Riverton Medical District officials say the best estimate for when the city's planned community hospital would be complete is the fall of 2023. In a public ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
May 30, 2021

Liz Cheney was at the U.S. Capitol in Washington on a Wednesday morning last winter when her phone rang. The caller was her father, former Vice President ...

From Ranger staff reports
May 23, 2021

From Ranger staff reports With an eye toward eliminating them all next week, the Wyoming Department of Health has announced what is expected to be the ...


By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
May 23, 2021

Found in a methamphetamine distribution ring, one Dubois woman and her three associates were sentenced Monday by U.S. Acting Attorney for Wyoming Bob Murray. ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
May 23, 2021

A Riverton man accused of molesting a minor could spend the rest of his life in prison. John Adolph Armajo, 60, is charged with five charges of first-degree ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
May 23, 2021

CASPER -- Winning four events at the state track meet is a rare occurrence for one athlete. Winning the sprints and the throws is even more so. Western ...


From staff reports
May 23, 2021

Stefani Farris of Lander has been recognized this year as a recipient of the Wyoming Arts Council's 2021 Frank Nelson Doubleday Memorial Writing Award. The ...

From staff reports
May 23, 2021

Three Fremont County students have earned a place in the Daniels Scholarship Program for 2021. Shelby Nicole Gray of Riverton High School, Hailey Nicole Spray ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
May 23, 2021

CASPER -- The Lander Tigers clawed their way to the Class 3-A boys state track championship, winning two individual championships, one relay title, and eight ...


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