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

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 15, 2020

A new group at Riverton High School has tested positive for coronavirus, district officials said this week. RHS principal John Griffith said the 15th ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 15, 2020

City workers have been applying some official municipal graffiti to local streets in order to showcase improvements made using Fremont County's optional 1 ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 15, 2020

With three late challenges for the 2020 General Election, incumbent Republican Jennifer McCarty hopes to win another term in Fremont County Commission District ...


From staff reports
Oct 15, 2020

By Clair McFarland Staff Writer The Riverton Museum is hosting its first Pumpkin Trail autumn gathering Saturday from 5:30-9 p.m., at 700 East Park Avenue. ...

By Steve Peck, Publisher
Oct 15, 2020

With no more home football games on the 2020 schedule, the Riverton Wolverines drive north to Washakie County this week. Worland and Riverton have had ...

By Billy Brost / For The Ranger
Oct 15, 2020

The Lady Blue of Shoshoni High School donned pink volleyball jerseys in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness last Friday evening as they played host to ...


By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Oct 15, 2020

The rodeo season continues for the Central Wyoming College Rustlers after a successful homestand at the annual Rustler Roundup at the Fremont County ...

By Steve Peck, Publisher
Oct 15, 2020

Sasse and civics Our neighboring senator gives us something to think about -- in the abstract, of course --------- Ben Sasse, U.S. senator from our ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 15, 2020

Having small children is like watching tiny drunk senators fight to the death over a candy wrapper. Sometimes the boys fight all-against-all. Sometimes ...


From Ranger staff reports, with Wyoming News Exchange
Oct 14, 2020

With new coronavirus cases rising at a record pace, three more Wyoming residents have died as a result of coronavirus. The Wyoming Department of Health ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 13, 2020

Fremont County Commissioner Clarence Thomas is recovering from COVID-19. "I've attended meetings with a mask on and still, still contracted COVID," Thomas ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 13, 2020

q is Lander, but Riverton residents living east of North Federal Boulevard also are in county District 5. --------- By Clair McFarland Staff ...


Tom Coulter / Wyoming News Exchange/and Ranger staff reports
Oct 13, 2020

Another candidate from Fremont County, Wyoming Libertarian nominee Richard Brubaker of Riverton, was invited to participate but opted not ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 13, 2020

National 4-H Week wrapped up Saturday, honoring the benefits of rural education for youth -- including more than two dozen local clubs. The Fremont County ...

Staff
Oct 13, 2020

CRUMP William "Bill" Irvin Crump, 95, died Sept. 29, 2020, at the Wind River Rehab in Riverton. Cremation has taken place, and a memorial service will be ...


By Randy Tucker
Oct 13, 2020

Perhaps surprisingly, we're approaching the end of the regular season for fall high school sports. Every football coach I've interviewed this year has ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Oct 13, 2020

Shoshoni moved to 4-2 on the 9-man football season with a convincing 58-0 blowout Saturday of the Casper Kelly Walsh junior varsity at home. The Wranglers ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Oct 13, 2020

Moving right along We've all heard the phrase "this will all blow over" and in fact probably have used it. There's rarely been a more graphic representation ...


Gerard Stratton / Yuma, Arizona
Oct 13, 2020

Editor: I liked seeing the picture of the "Delfelder House" on Oct. 4, because of the sheep herd. I guess that would be on what is now South Broadway. That is ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 11, 2020

After an huge plunge as the coronavirus emerged in Fremont County, enplanements have been rising for the past several months at Central Wyoming Regional ...

From Ranger staff reports, with Wyoming News Exchange
Oct 11, 2020

One month ago, Fremont County's weekly increase in coronavirus infections was 10; this week it was 102. --------- From Ranger staff reports, with ...


By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 11, 2020

A Riverton man who caused significant bruising on women's breasts during the winter and last summer has been sentenced to six months in jail after pleading ...

From staff reports
Oct 11, 2020

The Sky People Higher Edu-cation Scholarship at the Univers-ity of Wyoming has reached $100,000, with an anonymous do-nor providing key funding. The Sky ...

From staff reports
Oct 11, 2020

Campgrounds in the Wind River and Washakie districts of the Shoshone National Forest remain open and will remain open until snowfall makes camping ...


By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Oct 11, 2020

The 124th meeting between the Riverton Wolverines and the Lander Tigers on the football field goes down in history as one of the more high-scoring battles in ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Oct 11, 2020

Wyoming legislators are fall on further erosion of public notices in newspapers. This time the target is the publication of the salaries of local government ...

By Randy Tucker
Oct 11, 2020

Americans, like their national government, are the most indebted people on the planet. With the average U.S. citizen having less than $400 available in ready ...


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