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Apr 6, 2018

A group from the Simply Supports program in Riverton toured The Ranger newspaper office at 421 East Main recently. Simply Supports works with high-functioning ...

 
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Mar 9, 2018

In a sure sign of spring, the pothole-repair machine was working Thursday afternoon in downtown Riverton. Workers fixed several holes with the hot-mix gravel ...

 
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Feb 25, 2018

Riverton High School's dance team has performed several times this month as halftime entertainment for basketball games at Wolverine Gym, including this ...

 

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Feb 2, 2018

On a frigid morning following Wednesday night's snowfall, a black-capped chickadee welcomed nourishment from a hanging bird feeder. Weekend temperatures could ...

 
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Jan 21, 2018

Snow fell all day Saturday in the Wind River Basin, piling up 4-6 inches, depending on location. In Riverton, Hunter Casper had snow-shoveling duty Saturday ...

 
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Jan 2, 2018

A City of Riverton tandem of rotary snow thrower and dump truck rang in the new year Tuesday by removing plowed snow from East Main Street in downtown ...

 

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Dec 29, 2017

Riverton police, the Fremont County Sheriff's Office and Guardian EMS responded at about 4:30 p.m. Wednesday to reports that a man had left SageWest Health ...

 
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Dec 17, 2017

The heaviest storm of the season arrived Saturday in Riverton, with snowfall continuing into the night. Red taillights, green traffic lights, snowflakes and ...

 
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Dec 14, 2017

Three columns of light on trees along the curbside add depth to this colorful Christmas light display on North 5th East in Riverton. The house itself has ...

 

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Nov 15, 2017

Riverton police responded Wednesday morning to this two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Major Avenue and West Sunset Dr., near Riverton Middle School. ...

 
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Nov 7, 2017

The Riverton Volunteer Fire Department had a visit from a salesman Monday evening. He offered to demonstrate the "bells and whistles" on a new fire truck for ...

 
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Nov 5, 2017

Central Wyoming College scholarship recipients Kate Dickinson, left, and Jody Cowell right, met college trustee Paula Hunker of Lander, center, at the Nov. 2 ...

 

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Nov 2, 2017

Inga Tyra, left, cast her vote for one of the five chilis served at Saturday's Riverton Pumpkin Fest. Carol Cooper, center, and Sean Carruth were the chili ...

 
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Oct 13, 2017

New inductees to the Riverton High School Hall of Fame were introduced Oct. 6 at Wolverine Field. Among this year's honorees are, from left, former Wolverine ...

 
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Oct 13, 2017

Sophomores Madilynn Smith, left, and Cameron Schoening performed in the percussion section during a Riverton High School Marching Wolverines performance at ...

 

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Oct 12, 2017

Participants in Riverton High School's junior cheerleader program turned on the enthusiasm Friday night at Wolverine Field during a halftime performance at the ...

 
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Sep 20, 2017

The Riverton Police Department and Fremont County Sheriff's Department responded at about 12:30 p.m. Tuesday to a report - later found to be unsubstantiated - ...

 
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Sep 13, 2017

Tuesday night's festivities included the ceremonial "burning of the ...

 

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Sep 12, 2017

Riverton observed Patriots Day with a lap around town Monday morning. The procession of emergency vehicles and community members in trucks, cars and on ...

 
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Aug 23, 2017

Solar eclipse enthusiasts scouted many locations around Riverton for optimum viewing. This group set up alongside Wolverine Field, soon to come alive for the ...

 
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Aug 18, 2017

Riverton High R00;School sophomore Konnor Gaston teed off Thursday on the par-3 second hole at the Riverton Country Club during the first-round of the Riverton ...


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Aug 11, 2017

City of Riverton workers Chris Scott, foreground, and Dyllan Casper worked Friday on downtown Riverton's center medians, weeding and picking up litter in the ...

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Jul 30, 2017

A team of heavy horses helped lead off the Fremont County Fair Twilight Parade, pulling the Youth Rodeo Association wagon. About 50 entries comprising more ...

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Jul 28, 2017

The Wyoming Highway Patrol responded at about 3 p.m. Wednesday to reports that a motorcycle and tractor-trailer combination had collided near the Wind River ...


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Jul 25, 2017

Emergency personnel pushed a damaged motorcycle out of the roadway after it collided with a Ford Mustang at about 5:45 p.m. Monday in the in the 1500 block ...

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Jul 16, 2017

A clear, calm day brought near-perfect conditions to the 20 hot-air balloonists in Riverton for the 37th annual Riverton Rendezvous hot-air balloon rally. At ...

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Jun 6, 2017

Leonard Wempen of the Kalif Shrine in Riverton, right, completed a sale of Shrine Circus tickets with Ranger receptionist Shannon Stover. Local businesses buy ...


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