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Photos by Dan Bendtsen
Dec 10, 2017

The Riverton Museum hosted an open house Saturday for families to see the exhibits and make Christmas ornaments. Gabby Gardner, left, and Aquinnah Wiblemo, ...

 
From wire reports
Dec 10, 2017

DOUGLAS (WME) --Since a very young age, Sherry Peterson Evans has shared a special bond with her father, John Peterson. She recounts her early childhood being ...

From wire reports
Dec 10, 2017

Trauner announces Senate bid JACKSON (AP) -- Democrat Gary Trauner announced Friday that he will run for the U.S. Senate seat now held by Wyoming ...


From staff reports
Dec 10, 2017

Both Lander and Riverton had chariot racing organizations in 1987, but in December the two clubs decided to work more closely together. Wind River Chariot ...

 
From staff reports
Dec 10, 2017

Wyoming Game and Fish personnel recently finished work on a habitat project on Green Mountain around a fragile riparian area and the newly constructed beaver ...

Photos by Dan Bendtsen
Dec 10, 2017

By Alejandra Silva Staff Writer Eastern Shoshone tribal members will have the opportunity to vote on proposed changes to the Shoshone and Arapaho Law and ...


From staff reports
Dec 10, 2017

The U.S. Forest Service published a Notice of Intent (NOI) to seek comments on the sage-grouse plan amendments that were adopted in 2015. The NOI was published ...

From staff reports
Dec 10, 2017

Wyoming Highway Trooper Bill Daugherty (Badge 146) has joined the Lander area after graduating with seven others in the 93rd class out of the state highway ...

From staff reports
Dec 10, 2017

Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., praised the U.S. Senate for passing his legislation to increase the safety of roads throughout Indian Country. The John P. Smith ...


By Alejandra Silva and Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writers
Dec 10, 2017

Iron Works Gym owner Kami Jordan has been granted a variance that will allow her to keep an existing 30 parking spaces - despite a city code that states she ...

By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer
Dec 10, 2017

The Riverton Police Depart-ment will continue to maintain their patrol fleet with the addition of two new Chevrolet Tahoe trucks. The two trucks will replace ...

From staff reports
Dec 10, 2017

Fremont County's unemployment rate is a healthy 1.3 percent lower than it was a year ago, but the latest numbers show that some of the improvement is due to ...


By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer
Dec 10, 2017

A landmark treaty marks its sesquicentennial next summer, and plans are well under way to commemorate it locally. On July 3, 1868, a band of Eastern Shoshone ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Dec 8, 2017

Fremont County Sheriff Skip Hornecker is reminding residents that it is illegal to shoot at dogs that are harassing big game animals. He said he issued a ...

From Wyoming News Exchange
Dec 8, 2017

Enzi on tax conference committee CHEYENNE (AP) -- Wyoming U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi has been appointed to the conference committee that will negotiate a final ...


From Wyoming News Exchange
Dec 8, 2017

CHEYENNE (WNE) - A former therapist killed Wednesday after a standoff with local law enforcement was set to face trialnext Mondayin Albany County for sex ...

Photos by Dan Bendtsen
Dec 8, 2017

Noah Cox, Camden Heil, Haley Martin, Frederick Bechert and Anthony Hernandez watched as Jerry Majdic formed bubbles using dish soap, dry ice and water during a ...

 
By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer
Dec 8, 2017

The Eastern Shoshone and Northern Arapaho tribes are proposing several additions and amendments to the Shoshone and Arapaho law and order code. The proposals ...


By Kelli Ameling, Staff Wrier
Dec 8, 2017

A salmonella outbreak reported in November is now under control, according to state health officials. The Wyoming Department of Health says the illness did ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Dec 8, 2017

A federal judge has handed an overwhelming legal victory to the city of Riverton, which had been sued by the local Days Inn motel over a dispute concerning a ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Dec 8, 2017

Teton County residents might have another opportunity next year to contribute additional funding to their own Central Wyoming College facility in Jackson. ...


From Wyoming News Exchange
Dec 7, 2017

Airport name decision delayed ROCK SPRINGS (WNE) -- The Sweetwater County commissioners on Tuesday asked for more time to consider a name change for the ...

From Wyoming News Exchange
Dec 7, 2017

LARAMIE (WNE) -- Take a tour of University of Wyoming's Service Building with Executive Director of UW Operations John Davis and you will hear a common refrain ...

By Kelli Ameling, Staff Wrier
Dec 7, 2017

Two men have been arrested and charged with deliberate homicide in connection to the death of Myron Knight, 41, formerly of Lander. Donald Cherry, 31, and ...


From staff reports
Dec 7, 2017

Eleven-year-old Casey Crippen is $100 richer after participating in The Ranger's Find the Football hunt. Crippen and his father Bryan Crippen set out to look ...

 
Photos by Steve Peck
Dec 7, 2017

The Ranger plans a regular photo feature this month called "Lights of the Season," to be accompanied soon by a detailed motor route through the city for ...

 
By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer
Dec 7, 2017

Local residents have come together to revive plans for a recreation complex in Riverton. The Fremont Regional Sports and Recreation Complex group has been ...


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