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By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 17, 2021

Fremont County on Tuesday acknowledged a multi-billion-dollar opioids settlement from July by which millions of dollars are headed to Wyoming. The Fremont ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 15, 2021

Enrollment in Riverton schools fell by more than 50 students in one week, according to a Tuesday report to the Fremont County School District 25 Board of ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 15, 2021

Wyoming's gambling is overgrown, according to Northern Arapaho Business Council Chairman Jordan Dresser. The Northern Arapaho Tribe is the only tribe in the ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 14, 2021

All school districts in Wyoming are now required to include American Indian history, culture, and contemporary contributions in their social studies ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 13, 2021

A man accused of strangling and beating his girlfriend on Christmas of 2020 has pleaded "no contest" and awaits sentencing. Garrett Middleton, who was 22 ...

Laurence Horne / Riverton
Oct 13, 2021

Editor: Well, I see the "pedestrian refuge," or whatever name they are giving it, has been wrecked again there at First and Main. I laughed so hard I snorted ...


By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 13, 2021

Lawmakers advanced a bill draft Friday that would make Wyoming Business Council grants as accessible to local tribes as they are to other governments. The ...

From Ranger staff reports
Oct 13, 2021

Another 29 Wyoming residents have died from coronavirus, the Wyoming Department of Health announced Tuesday. Two of the new fatalities were residents of ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 13, 2021

Though he pleaded not guilty in August, a Fort Washakie man accused of one violent crime and one fatal crash involving children has switched his plea to ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 12, 2021

A seasonal change in the weather this week left a sheet of ice on the Wind River bridge south of Riverton on Wednesday morning, creating a hazard for ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 10, 2021

Fremont County and its neighbor tribes have finalized a maintenance agreement for four problem roads on the Wind River Indian Reservation. "That's a big ...

From the University of Wyoming News Service
Oct 10, 2021

A University of Wyoming laboratory is testing influent from Wyoming towns for the virus that causes COVID-19 to help the Wyoming Public Health Laboratory ...


By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 10, 2021

The fatal exchange of gunfire between a Lander man and a state trooper on Sinks Canyon Road in June is just one among many signs of increasingly challenging ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 8, 2021

Facing claims that its bus driver and superintendent did not react properly to sexual abuse on a school bus, Fremont County School District 14 is being sued in ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 7, 2021

An outdoor equipment manufacturer is considering moving to Riverton with funding assistance from Fremont County's new half percent sales tax for economic ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 5, 2021

Trying to make Wyoming less reliant on mineral wealth, legislators are considering a new tax for businesses in the state. The proposition generated what ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Sep 30, 2021

The Fremont County Commission has set forth guidelines that suggest shorter quarantine lengths for vaccinated employees than unvaccinated ones. Commissioners ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Sep 30, 2021

Wyoming's Attorney General says local tribal entities are not eligible for grants and loans through the Wyoming Business Council Business Ready Community ...


From Ranger staff reports
Sep 29, 2021

Coronavirus continued to expand in deadly fashion over the past week, both locally and statewide. The Wyoming Department of health reported Tuesday that 41 ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Sep 29, 2021

A former Fremont County dispatcher who was fired last year for sexual harassment will remain certified through Wyoming's Peace Officer Standards and Training ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Sep 28, 2021

Wyoming has received its third round of emergency educational funding through the American Rescue Plan Act, but as of this month the state had not yet ...


By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Sep 28, 2021

Rural Riverton's representative in the Wyoming House opposed a federal executive lands conservation order this month in comments at the regular meeting of the ...

From staff reports
Sep 26, 2021

Land managers partnered with the community for five volunteer trail days in 2021 to improve trails at Johnny Behind the Rocks south of Lander. One project ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Sep 26, 2021

A former Riverton man ac-cused of molesting a girl for 12 years could face life in prison. The Riverton Police Depart-ment received word on Aug. 25 from an ...


By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Sep 26, 2021

The state is wrestling with what experts on mental health confinement are calling a crisis. Starting with a lengthy discussion last week, the Wyoming ...

From staff reports
Sep 19, 2021

Fremont County's impaired driving enforcement operation over the Labor Day weekend resulted in 858 traffic stops, 20 impaired driver arrests, and 14 controlled ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Sep 19, 2021

People with COVID-19 antibodies no longer have to quarantine after coming into contact with infected people, local school officials said this week. The new ...


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